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¯Flea market — 8 a.m. Sundays at Lewistown Moose, 80 Brady Lane. Spaces available; call (717) 248-8583.
¯Takeout ham dinner — Sept. 20. Pickup begins at 11 a.m. at Milroy Hose Co. Deadline to place orders is Sept. 11. Cost: $12 for adults, $6 for children 12 and younger. To order: (717) 667-2388.
¯Painting Party on an Amish farm, to benefit the Central Pennsylvania Amish Clinic in Belleville — 2 p.m. Sept. 26. Sign up by Sept. 23 at www.PaintingPartiesByJudy.com
¯Drive Thru apple dumpling sale — Pickup 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Oct. 9 at Pine Glen Church of the Brethren. Cost is $3.50 per dumpling. To order, call Betty Ann Maxwell (717) 242-0501 or Pam Mattern (717) 899-7528, Sarah Esh (717) 667-2643. If no answer, leave a message with your name and telephone number for a return call. All orders must be in by Sept. 28.
Saturday, Sept. 19
¯Benefit auction — 9 a.m., Juniata County produce auction site, Cedar Spring Road, Mifflintown. Benefits Ronald McDonald House of Danville. Bring your own lawn chair.
¯Meet the Candidates event — noon-2 p.m., Walnut Springs Racquet Club, Reedsville. Free refreshments. Lee Griffin, candidate for 12th Congressional District, and Peter Buck, candidate for 171st Legislative District will attend.
¯Keystone State Muscle Cars cruise-in — 5-8 p.m. at Londonderry Restaurant, Milroy. Across from Rutter’s. Free event open to all.
¯Bake sale, yard sale, Chinese auction — 8 a.m.-noon at Parkview Church of the Brethren, Parcheytown Road (near Diehl’s Flowers).
Sunday, Sept. 20
No events reported
Monday, Sept. 21
¯Mifflin County Board of Directors meeting — 5:15 p.m. at the Mifflin County Library main branch, 123 N. Wayne St., Lewistown.
Tuesday, Sept. 22
¯Free drive-through meal — 11 a.m., New Life Church Dream Center (formerly Burnham Hardware). Serving 150 people on first come, first served basis. Meal includes scalloped potatoes with diced ham, buttered peas and fruit cocktail.
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 email@example.com, or call (717) 248-6741.
¯ Pecht reunion — scheduled for Sept. 20; is canceled this year.
¯ Descendants of Carl and Mary Bubb — scheduled for Sept. 20 at Reedsville playground; is canceled this year. Will be held the third Sunday in September in 2021.
¯ Belleville, Menno-Union High School Class Alumni Reunion — scheduled for Oct. 10, is canceled.