Editor’s note: The Sentinel offers nonprofit and other community organizations an opportunity to promote upcoming events for free in this community calendar for three days before the event. Events needing reservations also may be promoted for up to two weeks prior to the reservation date.

Submit items at least one business week before publication via email, events@lewistownsentinel.com; voice mail, (717) 248-6741; online, Virtual Newsroom at www.lewistownsentinel.com; or mail or drop off, The Sentinel, P.O. Box 588 Lewistown, PA 17044.

With all submissions, you must include a telephone number for verification purposes. The phone number is not for publication, unless so indicated. The editor reserves the right to edit all submissions.

Reserve now

¯Chicken meal — Feb. 28, Milroy Hose Company. Reservation is required by Feb. 19. Cost is $10 per adult, $6 per child 12 and younger. Pick up begins at 11 a.m. To reserve: (717) 667-2388.

¯Soup sale — Feb. 20 at the Milroy Presbyterian Church, 321 South Main St., Milroy. Cost is $3.50/ quart. Chicken Corn, Beef Barley, Vegetable Beef and Chicken Noodle will be available. To order call (717) 667-3438 or (717) 667-6530. Leave message if no answer.

¯Online Basket Raffle Fundraiser — Benefits West Beaver Township Veterans Memorial Pool , the week of March 8. This online event is replacing the Annual Basket Auction and Chinese auction. Chances will be sold for several baskets weekly. Winners will be chosen via Facebook Live every Sunday. Chances can be purchased on Square site https://west-beaver-township-veterans-memorial-pool.square.site/. For more details, visit the McClure Veterans Memorial Pool Facebook page. For more information, or to donate baskets, items, or gift certificates for raffle, call (717) 994-3204.

¯“Drive-in” ham potpie sale — Pine Glen church of the Brethren, 61 Pine Glen Road, Lewistown. Cost$6 per quart. Contact persons are Pam Mattern (717) 899-7528, Kathy Stimely (717) 994-1223 or Sarah Esh (717) 667-2643. If no answer, leave message with name and telephone number. Pick-up is 11 a.m.-1 p.m. March 5 at the front entrance of the church.

Friday, Feb. 19

¯Free curbside meal — 11:30 a.m., LUMINA Center, 18 E. Third St., Lewistown.

Saturday, Feb. 20

No events scheduled

Sunday, Feb. 21

No events scheduled

Monday, Feb. 22

¯Blood drive — 1:30-7 p.m., Burnham Lions building. Appointments required. For appointments and “Rapid Pass” visit: www.redcross.org.


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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