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¯Drivers Safety Class for age 55 and older–noon – 4:30 p.m., Nov. 25 and 26, Valley View Retirement Center Chapel, Belleville. Class will be held in the chapel basement. Instructor is Nancy Simmons. Registration is $20 per person or $15 for AARP members. Bring membership card and driver’s license to class. For reservations call (717) 667-2763.

¯Free Thanksgiving meal–11 a.m.-1 p.m., Nov. 28, New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham. Eat in, take out or have meals delivered anywhere in Mifflin County for free by calling (717) 242-1481 no later than Nov. 22.

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

Monday, Nov. 18

¯Clothing and shoe donations — 8 a.m.-noon, Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. A volunteer will be there to assist.

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

¯Starting Your Own Daycare — 10 a.m.-noon, PA CareerLink Mifflin County, MCIDC Plaza, Building 58. An information session for anyone thinking about opening a daycare, either in a home or in a facility. Questions will be answered about the process, certifications required, and policies to follow as a childcare business owner.

¯Coffee with friends — 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Lack Tuscarora EMS, East Waterford. For seniors; no cost. There will be crafts, exercise, speakers and Bible study.

¯Kish Class of 1968 monthly luncheon — 11 a.m., Burnham OIP. No reservation required.

¯Kishacoquillas Class of 1967 luncheon — noon, Vince’s Pizza & Family Restaurant, Burnham. Classmates, family and friends welcome.

¯Jam session–5 p.m., River Church Community Room, Four Seasons Senior Center, 47 CJEMS Lane, Route 35 East, Mifflintown. Band starts at 6 p.m., Jam starts at 6:30 p.m. Information: (814) 671-6854 or (717) 436-6847.

¯Mifflin County Library Board of Directors meeting–5:15 p.m., Mifflin County Library, 123 N. Wayne Street, Lewistown.

¯Mifflin County Shrine Club meeting — dinner at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m., Burnham OIP.

¯TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) — weigh-ins are from 6-6:45 p.m., meeting from 7-7:30 p.m., Yeagertown United Methodist Church, 7 N. Mann Ave., Yeagertown.

Tuesday, Nov. 19

¯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.

¯Grief support group — 11 a.m.-noon, 129 S. Main Street, Suite T.

¯Kish High School Class of 1958 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., Burnham OIP.

¯Kishacoquillas Class of 1967 luncheon — noon, Vince’s Pizza & Family Restaurant, Burnham. Classmates, family and friends welcome.

¯Breaking bread together dinner — 5:30 p.m., St. Marks Episcopal Church, Lewistown.

¯Country Roots–6-8 p.m., Derry Township Senior Center, Yeagertown. Doors open at 5 p.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 20

¯Juniata Valley Community Support Program of Mifflin, Huntingdon and Juniata counties–10:30 a.m., Mifflin County Courthouse Annex, West Third Street, Lewistown. CSP is a coalition of mental health consumers, family members and professionals working to help adults with serious mental health disorders, illnesses and co-occuring disorders live successfully in the community. All are welcome.

¯Chief Logan Class of 1964 brunch — 10:30 a.m., Vince’s Pizza and Family Restaurant, Burnham.

¯Kishacoquillas High School Class of 1965 lunch — 11 a.m., Hoss’s Steak and Seahouse, Lewistown.

¯Chief Logan Mingoes 1961 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., OIP, Burnham. Classmates, friends, families are all welcome.

¯O.R. Gang Luncheon–noon, Boulevard Barbecue, Burnham.

¯Free lunch — noon, Faith United Methodist Church, East Waterford.

¯LHS Class of 1955 luncheon– 12:30 p.m., Londonderry Restaurant, Milroy.


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