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¯Habitat for Humanity of Mifflin County application information session — 11 a.m., Jan. 18 or 25 at East End Coffee Co., Lewistown. RSVP: (717) 963-9533. Must RSVP due to limited seating.

¯Mifflin County Chapter of The Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees monthly luncheon meeting — noon, Jan. 17, Body and Soul Community Center, Strodes Mills. Program: pianist Beth Myers. RSVP: Marianne Hornyak at (717) 248-3554 by noon Jan. 14. All school retirees welcome.

¯Soup sale — 11 a.m., Jan. 18, Milroy Presbyterian Church, 321 S. Main St., Milroy. Soups are vegetable beef, ham bean, chicken noodle and beef barley. Cost is $3.50 per quart. Order by calling (717) 667-6530 by 7 p.m., Jan. 17.

¯Cash night — Feb. 8, Milroy Fire Co. Benefits Siglerville Baseball and Milroy Fire Co. Doors open at 5 p.m., meal at 6 p.m. For tickets: (717) 667-2317 or (717) 667-2701 by Jan. 25.

Wednesday, Jan. 15

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

¯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-occurring disorders, live successfully in the community. All are welcome.

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

¯OR Gang luncheon–noon, Big Daddy’s Restaurant, Lewistown. Lunch will be cancelled if school closes due to inclement weather.

¯Free lunch — noon, Faith United Methodist Church, East Waterford. Pork, hot dogs, sauerkraut, mashed potatoes, dumplings and Jello or pudding for dessert. Take outs will not be available, Free of charge.

¯ Chief Logan Class of 1967 monthly luncheon — 12:30 p.m., at Smitty’s, in Milroy. All class members, spouses, significant others and friends are invited.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1955 lunch — Lunch served at noon, Londonderry Restaurant.

¯Blood Drive–1:30 -7 p.m., Reedsville Fire Company, Reedsville.

¯Chief Logan Class of 1957 meeting — 5 p.m., Burnham OIP. All class members, spouses or guests welcome. For more information call (717) 248-3789.

¯Juniata Business and Industry annual meeting — 6 p.m., Port Royal Community Building.

¯Juniata County Veterans Council meeting — 7 p.m., American Legion Post 298, Mifflintown. Attendees do not have to belong to the organizations to be a member of the Veterans Council. The council is seeking veterans to help with military funerals, parades and council events. Full uniforms are available for any new member. Information: (717) 463-2108.

Thursday, Jan. 16

¯Chief Logan Class of 1966 lunch — 11 a.m., Burnham OIP.

¯Kish Class of 1961 luncheon–11 a.m., Bel-Vue Restaurant. If school closes due to weather lunch will be cancelled.

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1960 lunch–noon, Yetter’s Restaurant, McVeytown.

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1958 lunch–noon, J.P. Edward’s, Burnham.

¯Clothing and shoe donations — noon-3 p.m., Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. A volunteer will be there to assist.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1957 Ladies luncheon–12:30 p.m., Big Daddy’s Grill N’ Chill, W. 4th St., 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.

¯Aerobics — 6-7 p.m., Hope Center, Bethel AME Church, Lewistown. Cost is $2 if not a member of the church.

¯KeyStone Gamers — 6-9:30 p.m., Briscoe’s Coffee Shop, Burnham. More information: gamer191dean@aol.com.

¯Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 791 — 7 p.m., Burnham Lions Community Building, 403 First Ave., Burnham.

Friday, Jan. 17

¯Free community breakfast — 7-8:30 a.m. New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham.

¯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.

¯Blood drive — 1-5 p.m., Juniata County Library, Mifflintown.

¯Bluegrass Country Express with jam session — 5 p.m. kitchen opens, 6-9 p.m. band performs, 6:30 p.m. jam session, Four Seasons Senior Center, CJEMS Lane, state Route 35, Mifflintown. Food sales benefit the senior center. Admission is $2. Information: (717) 436-6847.

Saturday, Jan. 18

¯Clothing and shoe donations — 9 a.m.-noon, Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. A volunteer will be there to assist.

¯Clothing closet — 9 a.m.-noon, Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. Free soup and sandwiches available.

¯Shoe bank — 9 a.m.-noon, Grace United Methodist Church, Lewistown.

¯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.

¯Free community meal and bingo — Doors open at 10 a.m., Sacred Heart School cafeteria. Meal served at 11 a.m. Bingo will follow the meal.

¯Fish, oyster and crab cake supper– 4 p.m., Rescue Hose Company 20, 222 S. Sassafras St., Beavertown. Takeout is available. Proceeds benefit the ladies auxiliary of the fire company.

¯Square dance — 6 – 9 p.m., Mexico Grange annex. Walker Grange 786 will be sponsoring the event. Music will be provided by Down Yonder.


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