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¯Beale Township Firemen’s Festival — Soup and ice cream by the quart only: chicken corn and ham bean kettle soups; chocolate, vanilla and strawberry ice cream. $6 per quart. Advance orders appreciated; call the firehouse at (717) 436-5377 or Billy Harrison Jr., (717) 953-5165, or on Facebook.

¯Drive Thru Chef Salads — Friday Aug. 14, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 4 p.m.-6 p.m. Pine Glen Church of the Brethren, Route 103, Lewistown. Salads are $7 and can be ordered with either Ranch, Italian or Sweet and Sour dressing. Call to preorder by Aug. 9. You can call Betty Maxwell at (717) 242-0501, Pam Mattern at (717) 899-7528 or Sarah Esh at (717) 667-2643. If no answer, leave a message and number to call back at.

¯Flea market — 8 a.m. Sundays at Lewistown Moose. Spaces available; call (717) 248-8583.

Saturday, Aug. 1

¯Kid Tennis Team Competition — 10-11 a.m., Walnut Springs Racquet Club, Airport Road, Reedsville. For kids 7-12, cost is $25 and due the first day of class. Email Coach Eddie at walnutspringsracquetclub@gmail.com with your name and age and level of play. Continues Saturdays through Aug. 29.

¯Fayette Festival–11 a.m., Lost Creek Community Park, 137 School Street, McAlisterville. The festival benefits the Fayette Fire Company, Fayette Lions Club and Fayette Community Building Association.

Sunday, Aug 2

No events reported

Monday, Aug 3

No events reported

Tuesday, Aug. 4

¯ Blood drive ä 1-7 p.m., Saville Brethren in Christ Church, Ickesburg. Appointments are required. For appointments and âRapid Passã visit www.redcross.org.

¯ Bag days ä 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Big Valley Thrift & Gift Shop. $6 per (supplied) bag. All sales final. Clothes, shoes and accessories only; no jewelry. 4287 E. Main St., Belleville, phone (717) 935-5233. Benefits Mennonite Central Committee.

¯ Annual yard sale ä St. Johnás Christian Daycare and Preschool, 3597 W. Main St., Belleville, noon-7 p.m.


Upcoming reunions are published as part of the calendar. Missing classmate requests are published once and repeated only if updated. Brief reports of reunions and class reunion photos with the people identified in the order in which they appear are accepted for publication in the Living section. The deadline for submitting notices is one week before publication. Submit reunion notices to Jeff Fishbein at The Sentinel; email living@lewistownsentinel.com, or call (717) 248-6741.

¯ Mannino reunion — was to be Aug. 2; canceled due to coronavirus.

¯ Lynch/Smith decendants — 1 p.m. Aug. 2, Greenwood Furnace State Park Pavilion 3. Please bring a covered dish.

¯ Sheaffer Reunion — was to be Aug. 2; canceled due to coronavirus.

¯ John Shawver reunion –normally held the second Sunday in August; is canceled in 2020.

¯ Flood-Baumgardner reunion — decendants of George and Edith Campbell Flood, and John Davis and Carrie Wagner Baumgardner. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 9 at East Waterford Fire Hall, 9667 Route 75 South. Please bring a covered dish. Sharing of old photos appreciated. More information: (717) 607-9776, (717) 440-5370, (717) 363-2475.

¯ Guyer reunion — was to be Aug. 9 at Lost Creek Community Park; canceled due to coronavirus. More information: Don Guyer, (717) 463-3761.

¯ Pecht reunion — scheduled for Sept. 20 is canceled this year.

¯ Aurand Clan reunion — canceled for 2020.


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