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¯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 at 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.

¯Soup Sale –Soup Sale – March. 20th Milroy Presbyterian Church, 321 South Main Street, Milroy. $3.50/ quart. Ham Bean, 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.

Friday, March 5

¯Bag sale — 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Sacred Heart Thrift Shop, 4 N. Dorcas St., Lewistown. $5 per bag for clothing and shoes.

¯Blood drive — 1-6:30 p.m., Thompsontown Ambulance League, 62 State St. Appointments required. For appointments and “Rapid Pass” visit: www.redcross.org.

Saturday, March 6

¯All you can eat breakfast — 7-10 a.m., at Mifflin Fire Department Annex, 24 Main St., Mifflin Borough. Cost is $10 for eat in; ages 5 and younger free. Take out available for $8. Featuring eggs made to order.

¯Soup, chicken and bake sale — 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Spring Township Car Wash building on U.S. 522. Soup flavors: Chicken corn noodle, beef, vegetable, and ham bean. Price: $5 per quart. BBQ chicken quarters: $3 each. Ladies Auxiliary Bake Sale will also be available. Benefits Beaver Springs Fire Co.

Sunday, March 7

¯Fried chicken dinner — 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Lack Tuscarora EMS in East Waterford. Take out only. Meal include fried chicken, filling, potatoes and gravy, corn, applesauce and dessert. $12.

¯Turkey take-out dinner — 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Burnham Lions Club community building. Take outs are $10 each, starting 10:30 a.m.

Monday, March 8

No events scheduled


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.

Connie Parkes is offering old pictures to relatives that she possesses. These are photos of the Albert O. and Emma (Worrall) Fultz family, in particular deceased daughter Sylvia Viola Fultz Bobb. Family members include brothers Jesse, Raymond and Jay Fultz; sisters Helen Zimmerman (Ralph), Frances Pick (Jay), and Daisy, Josephine and Henrietta Fultz.Many were members of Milroy Methodist Church. If you are a relative and would like these pictures, please call Parkes at (717) 667-2008.


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