Cancellations and postponements
Editor’s note: Cancellations and postponements that are made due to the novel coronavirus outbreak will be listed as a service to our readers. Listings are from the first date of postponement or cancellation. When you submit an item for this listing, please include whether it was previously sent to our calendar. If the event is postponed, please include the new date.
¯Lenten fish dinners — hosted by Knights of Columbus, Saint Jude’s council, in Mifflintown will be postponed effective immediately.
¯Brick Saturday — Saturday mornings at Mifflin County Libraries, is suspended until further notice.
¯State parks — all educational programs, trainings, meetings, and public volunteer activities in March and April are suspended until further notice. Programs will be rescheduled if possible.
¯Yeagertown Senior Center — suspended bingo, dominoes and lunches until further notice.
¯AARP Foundation Tax-Aide services — suspended and remaining appointments canceled. The AARP will assess the possibility of reopening the program if the tax season gets extended.
¯State Sen. Jake Corman’s office — in-person visitors to district offices forbidden; staff available for phone/email.
¯State Rep. Rich Irvin’s office — in-person visitors to district offices forbidden; staff available for phone/email.
¯State Rep. Kerry Benninghoff’s offices — walk-in services suspended.
¯State Rep. John Hershey’s office — walk-in services suspended.
¯Juniata River Valley Chamber of Commerce and Juniata Valley Visitors Bureau — closed for a minimum of 14 days beginning March 16.
¯PennDOT driver, photo license centers — closed until further notice; driver’s licenses/learner’s permits, disability placards and/or vehicle registrations expiring on or before April 30 now do not expire until May 31.
¯Mifflin County Housing Authority administrative office — closed to public through March 31. All appointments and inspections will be rescheduled. For emergencies, call (717) 242-5546.
¯PA CareerLink locations — closed until further notice. Staff will be available to remotely assist as possible.
¯Fayette Township tax collector, Juniata County — Tax hours scheduled have been canceled. Per capita and real estate taxes should be mailed or deposited in outside drop box. Include a stamped, self-addressed envelope for receipt. Mail to Bev Richmond 144 Red Bank Road, McAlisterville 17049. Questions call: (717) 463-2697.
¯Port Royal men’s prayer breakfast– at Port Royal Community Center is canceled.
¯Soup, bake, rummage sale — At St. Paul’s (Erdley’s) Lutheran Church, 2337 Erdley Church Road, Middleburg, has been rescheduled for April 18.
¯Free community breakfast — Fridays at New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham, is canceled at least through April 10.
¯Belleville Meals on Wheels — new tentative return date for meal service is Tuesday, April 14.
¯Cinderella’s Closet — at Evangel Baptist Church is closed until further notice; drop off days are also canceled until further notice.
¯Coffee with friends — Monday and Friday, Lack Tuscarora EMS, East Waterford. Suspended until further notice.
Wednesday, April 1
¯Lewistown High School Class of 1952 — at Burnham OIP is canceled.
Thursday, April 2
¯Burnham Fire Co. bingo is canceled.
¯VFW Post 5935 Belleville meeting scheduled for April 2 has been canceled. May 7 meeting still scheduled at this time.
¯Lewistown-Granville High School Class of 1967 luncheon — at Downtown OIP, Lewistown has been canceled. Next meal is May 6 at Sal-Lee’s Dream in Strodes Mills.
Friday, April 3
¯50th Antique Show & Sale — also April 4 at the Belleville Community Hall. An announcement will be madewhen it has been rescheduled.
¯Juniata Valley Home and Garden Show — also April 4 at Mifflin County Youth Park, Reedsville. If a makeup date can be arranged, that announcement will be made at a future time as circumstances allow.
¯Valley Rural Electric’s 2020 annual meeting — has been canceled. The co-op’s offices are staffed but lobby areas are closed to members and the public.
¯Blood drive — at Mount Union Volunteer Fire Co. No. 1 is canceled.
Saturday, April 4
¯Square dance — at the Mexico Grange Annex, is canceled.
¯United Way of Mifflin-Juniata “Dancing With the Stars” — at Londonderry Restaurant, Milroy has been postponed until Aug. 29 at Body and Soul Community Center, Strodes Mills.
¯ Cash Bingo benefitting Penn Roosevelt Camp and Lodge has been postponed. The Bingo will be rescheduled at a later date. Questions please email email@example.com
¯Hunter education class at Juniata County Sportsman’s Club is canceled.
¯Mifflin County Dog Training Club rabies clinic — at Yeagertown Fire Co. is canceled.
Sunday, April 5
¯Turkey dinner — Burnham Lions Club; canceled.
Monday, April 6
¯Hoagie sale — Burnham Lions Club; postponed until May 8.
¯Juniata County Library Board of Trustees meeting — there will be no meeting in April.
Tuesday, April 7
¯Lenten teas — at Port Royal Presbyterian Church have been canceled.
Wednesday, April 9
¯Chief Logan Class of 1965 lunch — at Burnham OIP is canceled.
¯Captain Jack/Mount Union High School monthly dinner — Canceled for April
Saturday, April 11
¯Easter Egg hunt — Burnham Lions Club; postponed until a date TBD.
Monday, April 13
¯Towpath Naturalist Society Meeting is canceled.
¯Lewistown High School Class of 1954 luncheon– has been cancelled until further notice.
Tuesday, April 14
¯3 Redneck Tenors — performance as part of the Mifflin-Juniata Concert Association series, is canceled.
Wednesday, April 15
¯Chamber annual meeting — at Birch Hill Event Center, Burnham, has been postponed until a date TBD.
¯Cash night — Burnham Lions Club; canceled.
Saturday, April 18
¯Gun drawing & meal–held by the Juniata County Sportsman Association has been postponed until TBD.
Sunday, April 19
¯American Revolution Round Table — Dr. Jessica Sheets’ program has been rescheduled for Nov. 22.
Tuesday, April 21
¯Senior Expo — sponsored by state Rep. Rich Irvin, at the Smithfield Fire Hall in Huntingdon is canceled.