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¯Port Royal Lutheran Church holiday bazaar — 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 13-14. 402 Market St., Port Royal. New handmade and slightly used Christmas and holiday items. Baked goods, including cookies, snacks and desserts. Saturday only, soup by the quart: chicken corn, ham and bean and beef vegetable. Frozen homemade, ready-to-bake mincemeat pie and caramel apple pie, $12 each. Mincemeat only $10. Soups, pies and filling must be pre-ordered by Nov. 5; call church office at (717) 527-4581 or call (717) 968-3816. Face covering is required and visitors should practice social distancing.

Friday, Oct. 30

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

¯Blood drive — 1:30-7 p.m., Calvary Church, East Third Street, Lewistown. Appointments required. For appointments and “Rapid Pass” visit: www.redcross.org.

¯Halloween Trick or Treat Walk — 4-6 p.m. at Locust Grove Retirement Village in Mifflin. The event will be all outside with stations around our campus for trick or treaters to pick up bags of candy/ snacks. Directional arrows will show them where to go and it will be self-directed to limit contact with staff and residents.

¯Haunted Hayride — 7-10 p.m. at Bannerville Fire Company 7547 Stage Road, McClure. More information: (570) 658-6477, leave a message.

Saturday, Oct. 31

¯Keystone State Muscle Cars cruise-in and trunk or treat — 4 to 8 p.m., at Londonderry Restaurant, Milroy. Across from Rutter’s. Free event, all are welcome to participate. Costumes are welcome. Masks and social distancing are suggested.

¯Haunted Hayride — 7-10 p.m. at Bannerville Fire Company 7547 Stage Road, McClure. More information: (570) 658-6477, leave a message.

¯Drive-through bag lunch — 10:30 a.m.-noon, arrive in back of church. Trinity United Methodist Church, Main Street, Lewistown.

¯Halloween Safe Night–6 – 8 p.m., Burnham Lions Club, Burnham.

Sunday, Nov. 1

¯Turkey dinner — 10:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m., or sold out, Burnham Lions Community Building. Cost is $10 per meal. Takeout only.

Monday, Nov. 2

No events reported


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.


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