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¯Central Pa. World Hunger Association meat canning project — Feb. 1-4, Chief Logan Fire Company Station 2 (the former East Derry Fire Co.). Individuals and groups wishing to take part must contact Jesse Diem at (717) 348-9577, Henry Stoltzfus (814) 625-2424 or Jonathan Coldren at (717) 250-6840 as soon as possible so an accurate schedule may be set. Donations can be sent to: Central Pennsylvania World Hunger Association, P.O. Box 76, Belleville, PA 17004.

Wednesday, Jan. 20

¯Free community lunch — 11 a.m.-noon, Faith United Methodist Church of East Waterford. Event is drive-through only. Enter through church parking lot by way of state Route 75 exit by alley. Menu: Pork and sauerkraut with dumplings, mashed potatoes and cake. More information: Sharon Milliken at (717) 734-3162.

¯Mifflin County Democratic Committee meeting — 6:30 p.m. using Zoom. If interested in attending, please email mifflincountydemocrats@gmail.com to request the Zoom link.

Thursday, Jan. 21

No events reported.

Friday, Jan. 22

No events reported.

Saturday, Jan. 23

¯Annual Sportsmen’s Dinner — Beavertown God’s Missionary Church. Wild game dishes and other food as well as a presentation from outdoorsman Rev. Aaron McCarty from Blue Knob. Giveaways include a muzzleloader for youth ages 13-18. There is no charge for the meal, but a free-will offering will be taken. Tickets are not required and seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The doors open at 4:45 and the meal is served at 6 p.m. More information or to register online: www.beavertownchurch.com, or call (570) 658-2422.


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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