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¯Mifflin County Chapter of the Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees luncheon– noon, Dec. 13, Body and Soul Community Center, Strodes Mills. The program will be the Mifflin County high school ensemble “Cantare,” directed by Vicki Fensterbush. RSVP: Marianne Hornyak at (717) 248-3554 by noon Dec. 10. All school retirees are welcome.

Tuesday, Dec. 3

¯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.

¯Standard Steel retirees breakfast club — 9 a.m., Sal-Lee’s Dream, Strodes Mills.

¯Bag Days–9a.m.-4:30 p.m., Big Valley Thrift and Gift Shop, Belleville. $6.00 bag. Clothes and shoes only. All sales final.

¯Blood Drives–1-6:30 p.m., River Church, Mifflintown.

Wednesday, Dec. 4

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1942 lunch–noon, Sal-Lee’s Dream Restaurant. All members and guests are welcome.

¯Lewistown-Granville High School Class of 1966 dinner–6 p.m., Sal-Lee’s Dream.

Thursday, Dec. 5

¯Lewistown-Granville High School Class of 1967 lunch/Christmas party–1 p.m., Clubhouse Grill and Restaurant, Mifflintown. Bring a $10 and a $1 gift.

¯Mifflin County Model Railroad Club open house–5-9 p.m., 3 W. Monument Square, Lewistown Lower Level. Raffle drawing Dec. 21, at 5 p.m.

¯Mifflin County Library — All branches will be closed on Thursday, Dec. 5th for staff training. Normal operating hours will resume on Friday, Dec. 6th. For more information, please call the library at 717-242-2391 or visit the website at www.mifflincountylibrary.org.


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