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¯Homespun XXXIII craft bazaar — 4-7 p.m., Nov. 14, First United Methodist Church, Third and Dorcas streets, Lewistown. The turkey dinner includes all trimmings. Ticket prices are: Adults, $8; children 6-11, $3.50 and children 5 and younger are free. Event features sweets and treats fresh from the oven, Christmas shop and quilters booth. Ticket can be purchased by calling the church office 7 a.m. to noon, (717) 248-4618. Information: (717) 513-8846.

¯Mifflin County Chapter of Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees luncheon — noon, Nov. 15, Body and Soul Community Center, Strodes Mills. Members are asked to bring items or item for bazaar to support scholarship program. Price items for the bazaar. RSVP: Marianne Hornyak (717) 248-3554 by noon Nov. 12. All school retirees are welcome.

¯Soup sale — 11 a.m., Nov. 16, Milroy Presbyterian Church, 321 S. Main St., Milroy. Vegetable beef, chicken corn and chicken noodle will be available. To order, call (717) 667-6530 by 7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 15.

¯Community Thanksgiving dinner — 11:30-1 p.m., Nov. 28, fellowship hall, McVeytown United Methodist Church, 3 S. Queen St., McVeytown. RSVP: (717) 899-7866 by Nov. 21.

Tuesday, Nov. 12

¯Children’s breakfast — 6:30 a.m., social room, Yeagertown United Methodist Church on Mann Avenue, Yeagertown. Adults are welcome to accompany their children.

¯Prayer shawl — 8:30-11 a.m., McVeytown United Methodist Church, the tan church on Queen Street. Check McVeytown. UMC Facebook page for cancellations or updates.

¯Sanyo employees breakfast — 8:30 a.m., Londonderry Restaurant, Milroy. All past employees and spouses welcome.

¯Mifflintown MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) — 9:30-11:30 a.m., First Baptist Church, Mifflintown. Child care provided.

¯American Red Cross blood drive — 12:30-6 p.m., Richfield United Methodist Church, Richfield.

¯Giant Foods luncheon — 12:30 p.m., Londonderry Restaurant, Milroy. Retirees, employees and friends welcome.

¯Juniata High School Class of 1966 — 1:30 p.m., OIP, Burnham.

¯ WWVA Jamboree stars — 6 to 8 p.m., Derry Township senior center, Yeagertown. Doors open at 5 p.m. Bring snacks to share. Information: (717) 248-2252.

¯Climate change presentation — 6:30 p.m., Mifflin County Library community room. Raymond Najjar, professor of oceanography at Penn State University, will speak on climate change.

¯Survivors support group — 6:30 p.m., Coleman House, 26 W. Market St., Lewistown. Information: (717) 242-0317 or (717) 513-9406.

¯Mifflin-Juniata Arts Council meeting — 7 p.m., 3 W. Market St., Lewistown.

Wednesday, Nov. 13

¯Derry Township Class of 1950 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., Bel-Vue Inn, Reedsville.

¯American Red Cross blood drive — 1:30 p.m.-7 p.m., Reedsville Fire Company, Reedsville.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1956 luncheon — noon, Londonderry Restaurant, 47 Auto Auction Circle, Reedsville.

¯Mifflin County High School Senior Class: Magic — 7:30 p.m., Mifflin County High School auditorium, Lewistown.

Thursday, Nov. 14

¯Bag sale — 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sacred Hearts Thrift Shop, 4 N Dorcas St., Lewistown. $5 per supplied bag for clothing and shoes.

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1965 luncheon — noon, Burnham OIP. Contact: Dan Collins, (717) 994-1721.

¯Homemade ham potpie fundraiser — Pick-up is at noon at the Trinity United Methodist church, 428 S Main St. Takeout only, containers provided, $7 per quart. To order, call (717) 248-6291 or (717) 248-4169.

¯Homespun XXXIII Craft Bazaar — 4-7 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 3rd and Dorcas St., Lewistown. Adults, $8, children (6-11), $3.50 and children under five are free. Event features sweets and treats, fresh from the oven, Christmas shop and quilters booth. RSVP: The dinner ticket can be purchased by calling the church office 7 a.m. to noon. (717) 248-4618. Information: (717) 513-8846.

¯Captain Jack Joint / Mount Union Area High School monthly dinner –6 p.m., Hoss’s Steak and Seahouse, Lewistown. Grads and nongrads, spouses and guests are welcome.

¯Mifflin County High School Senior Class: Magic–7:30 p.m., Mifflin County High School auditorium, Lewistown.


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