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¯Free Thanksgiving meal–11 a.m.-1 p.m., Nov. 28, New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham. The meal, which is open to all the community. Eat in, take out, or have meals delivered, anywhere in Mifflin County, for free, by calling 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.
Thursday, Nov. 21
¯International Gift Sale 25th anniversary — 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Cedar Grove Brethren in Christ Church, Mifflintown. Home decor, jewelry, baskets, kitchenware, chocolates, teas and coffees from around the world. Purchases impact the lives of artisans in third-world countries. Information: www.JuniataInternationalGiftsSale.com.
¯Chief Logan Class of 1966 luncheon — 11 a.m., Burnham OIP.
¯Kishacoquillas High School Class of 1961 luncheon — 11 a.m., The Restaurant, 522 S. Lewistown.
¯Former Curves members luncheon — 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Londonderry Restaurant, Reedsville.
¯Turkey dinner and bazaar– 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. and 4 p.m., Highland United Presbyterian Church, 11 Church Road, Newport. Traditional turkey dinner with all the trimmings. The cost is $13.00 for adults and $7.00 for children 5-12. Take-out will be available for adult meals only. No special orders amd no telephone orders.
¯Cheif Logan High School Class of 1960 lunch — noon, Villa Roma, Lewistown. All are welcome.
¯Clothing and shoe donations — noon-3 p.m., Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. A volunteer will be there to assist.
¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1958 lunch–noon, JP Edwards, Logan Blvd, Burnham.
¯Lewistown High School Class of 1957 ladies lunch –12:30 p.m., Big Daddy’s Grill N’ Chill, West 4th Street, Lewistown.
¯Grocery bingo — 1 p.m., Yeagertown Senior Center. Bring a grocery item and $1.25 for bingo card. Benefits the senior center.
¯Bariatric surgery support group — 3:30-4:30 p.m., 310 Electric Ave., Suite 230, Lewistown. Session moderated by Clinical Dietitian Julie Thompson. More information: (717) 242-7099.
¯Milroy Lions spaghetti supper — 4-7 p.m. at White Memorial Church, Main St., Milroy. Menu includes spaghetti, meatballs, salad, apple sauce, bread, drink and homemade desserts. Charge is by donation only. Takeout available.
¯Associates of Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 791 — 6 p.m., Burnham Lions Community Building, 403 First Ave., Burnham.
¯KeyStone Gamers — 6-9:30 p.m., Briscoe’s Coffee Shop, Burnham. More information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
¯Aerobics — 6-7 p.m., Hope Center, Bethel AME Church, Lewistown. Cost is $2 if not a member of the church.
¯Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 791 — 7 p.m., Burnham Lions Community Building, 403 First Ave., Burnham.
Friday, Nov. 22
¯Free community breakfast — 7-8:30 a.m. New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham.
¯International Gift Sale 25th Anniversary — 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Cedar Grove Brethren in Christ Church, Mifflintown. Home decor, jewelry, baskets, kitchenware, chocolates, teas and coffees from around the world. Purchases impact the lives of artisans in third-world countries. Information: www.JuniataInternationalGiftsSale.com.
¯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. Light lunch provided.
¯Veteran Career and Resource Fair –11 a..m to 3 p.m., Lewistown Armory. 14 veteran-friendly employers with open positions as well as 10+ veteran support services.
¯Fish, oyster, crab cake, meatloaf and chicken tender dinner–4-7 p.m., Decatur Fire Company Cookhouse, North 522, Alfarata.
¯ Christmas Bazaar — noon to 6:30 p.m., Reedsville Evangelical Lutheran Church. Items for sale: Cards, plants, seasonal greenery, arrangements, baked goods, candy, jellies, painted items, Fair Trade items, engraved products, and second-hand items. Presale orders for Chicken corn soup and Vegetable may be made by calling 717-667-6312. Soup is $ 5.00 a Qt. Soup sells out quickly so please preorder.
¯Single moms care and support group — 6-8 p.m., New Life Church Cafe, 101 Beech St., Burnham. Meetings held Sept. 14-May 31. Meal served 6:30-7 p.m. Child care runs 7-8 p.m. while mothers meet in groups. Information: (717) 437-4946.
Saturday, Nov. 23
¯All you can eat breakfast buffet– 7-10 a.m., Richfield United Church of Christ, Corner of Church and Market Street, Richfield. The breakfast will honor veterans and benefit the Juniata County Food Pantry. Veterans receive their breakfast free that day and all proceeds will benefit the Juniata County Food Pantry. Adults: $8.00, Children (6-12) $4.00 and under 6 free. Menu includes ham, bacon, scrambled eggs, fried potatoes, pancakes, French Toast, biscuits, sausage gravy, and more.
¯Clothing closet — 8-11 a.m., Beaver Lutheran Church, Beaver Springs.
¯ Holiday Bazaar — 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Holy Communion Lutheran Church, Main St., Yagertown. Craft and bake sale, all kinds of soup, $4 a quart.
¯Christmas Bazaar–9 a.m.- 1 p.m., McAlisterville United Methodist Church, McAlisterville. Homemade crafts, miscellanious items, baked goods and longaberger baskets. Lunch available and free coffee.
¯Church Bazaar–9 a.m.-1 p.m., Rhodes Memorial Church, 500 Highland Avenue, Lewistown. Lunch will be available at 11 a.m. There will be soups, sandwiches, drinks, crafts and a used by useable table.
¯International Gift Sale 25th Anniversary — 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Cedar Grove Brethren in Christ Church, Mifflintown. Home decor, jewelry, baskets, kitchenware, chocolates, teas and coffees from around the world. Purchases impact the lives of artisans in third-world countries. Information: www.JuniataInternationalGiftsSale.com.
¯Brick Saturday — 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Mifflin County Library, Lewistown, and Kish Branch Library, Belleville. Kids of all ages can come and play with Legos provided by the library.
¯Pantry and Clothing Closet giveaway–8-10 a.m., Beaver Lutheran Church, For more information call (570) 658-2001.
¯Christmas Bazaar — 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Reedsville Evangelical Lutheran Church. Items for sale: Cards, plants, seasonal greenery, arrangements, baked goods, candy, jellies, painted items, Fair Trade items, engraved products, and second-hand items. Presale orders for Chicken corn soup and Vegetable may be made by calling 717-667-6312. Soup is $ 5.00 a Qt. Soup sells out quickly so please preorder.
¯Seven Mountains Jeeps Annual Toy Drive–10 a.m.-4 p.m., Behind Sweet Frog, 224 N. Logan Blvd., Burnham. benefiting the local Lewistown Salvation Army. Santa will be there from 2-4 p.m. New unwrapped toys and monetary donations are being accepted.
¯Bingo–2 p.m., Bannerville Fire Company. Doors open at noon. Benefits the Bannerville Fire Company. For a six pack of cards the price is $20.00 or bring in $20.00 worth of water or gatorade and play for free. There will also be 50/50 raffles.
¯12th Annual Save Thanksgiving Benefit Concert — 6 – 11 p.m., Port Royal community building. Great lineup of live music (Little Chicago Band, The Johnny Mertz Show, and more), art auction, silent auction and raffles to raise money for the Juniata County Food Pantry. Food available to purchase by Guante Family Restaurant