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¯Roast chicken meal — Pine Glen Church of the Brethren, 61 Pine Glen Road, Lewistown. Cost: $9 each, includes roast chicken, homemade filling, gravy, mashed potatoes, vegetable and dessert. Orders accepted through April 24 by calling Pam Mattern at (717) 899-7528, Kathy Stimely at (717) 994-1223, Betty Ann Maxwell at (717) 242-0501 or Sarah Esh at (717) 994-5625. If no answer, leave name and phone number. Pickup is 11 a.m.-1 p.m. May 7.

¯Mothers Day ham dinner — Milroy Hose Co. No. 1, take out or dine-in starting at 11 a.m.. $12 adults and $6 for children under 12. Reservations only. Deadline April 30.

¯Drive Thru Mother’s Day Dinner — A Drive-Thru Mother’s Day Dinner of ham, mashed potatoes, vegetables, cold lettuce and whoopie pie will be served at 11 a.m., Sunday, May 9, 2021 in the truck room of the Rescue Hose Company #20, 222 South Sassafras St., Beavertown. The cost is $12 per meal. Proceeds benefit the fire company.

Tuesday, April 20

No events reported

Wednesday, April 21

¯Free community takeout meal — 11 a.m.-noon, Faith United Methodist Church of East Waterford. Drive-thru takeout event only. Enter church parking lot by way of state Route 75, exit by alley. Menu includes: ham pot pie with potatoes, pepper slaw and dessert. Information: Sharon Milliken at (717) 734-3162.

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1957 reunion dinner — 5 p.m., Burnham OIP.

¯Mifflin County Democratic Committee Meeting — 6:30 p.m., United Steelworkers Union Hall, 519 Electric Avenue, Lewistown. Masks must be worn.

¯Zoom author chat — Mifflin County Library’s Zoom Book Group will host local author J.B. Richard for the release of her new book, “Gold Country,” at 2:30 p.m. To join the chat, email pbelfiore@mifflincountylibrary.org or call (717) 242-2391 for the link.

Thursday, April 22

No events reported

Friday, April 23

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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