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 deadline.

Events that require a purchase from a for-profit business, even if a donation is made to the organization, are not eligible for the calendar.

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. The editor reserves the right to edit all submissions.

With all submissions, you must include a telephone number for verification purposes. The phone number is not for publication, unless so indicated.

If your organization wishes to add a recurring event (e.g., every Monday, third Thursday) that was canceled as a result of the pandemic, contact Lifestyles Editor Jeff Fishbein, email living@lewistownsentinel.com or call (717) 248-6741, ext. 108.

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¯Apple dumpling sale — 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Oct. 23, at Beaver Springs Fire Co., 1015 Center Ave. Cost: $3.50 each. You may place an order by contacting any member, Facebook or by email-admin@beaverspringsfire.com. Information: (570) 658-2311. Proceeds benefit the fire company.

¯Paint and munch party — 6 p.m., Oct. 28, Habitat Center, 604 Electric Ave., Lewistown. Benefits Habitat for Humanity of Mifflin County. Cost: $35 and includes all materials and snacks. Other food available for sale. Dorr prizes to be awarded. Call (272) 231-9210 to RSVP or for information.

Tuesday, Oct. 19

¯Book group — The Kish Branch of the Mifflin County Library will hold its monthly book group from 6-6:45 p.m. at the library at 174 N. Penn St., Belleville. The book, The Book of Lost Names by Kristen Harmel will be discussed. New members are always welcome, even if you have not read the book. More information: (717) 242-2391 or email pbelfiore@mifflincountylibrary.org.

¯Dominos — 9 a.m., Yeagertown Senior Center.

Wednesday, Oct. 20

¯Food giveaway — 10-11 a.m. at the Beavertown carnival grounds. Do not arrive before 9:30 a.m. No income guidelines. Any size donations appreciated; send to: Helping Hands, Helping Others at PO Box 151, Beavertown, PA 17813.

¯Free meal — 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Faith United Methodist church, East Waterford. Barbecue sandwich, mac and cheese, baked beans and cake.

¯Chief Logan Class of 1957 — 5 p.m.. Smitty’s Bar and Grill, Milroy.

¯Kishocoquillas High School Class of 1967 dinner — 5:30 p.m. at JP Edwards.

¯Mifflin County Democratic Committee meeting — 6:30 p.m. at United Steelworkers Union Hall, 519 Electric Ave., Lewistown. Masks must be worn unless fully vaccinated.

¯Chief Logan Class of 1967 monthly luncheon — 12:30 p.m. at Big Daddy’s. All class members, spouses, significant others and friends are invited.

¯Mifflin County Library book group — 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. at the library, 123 N. Wayne St., Lewistown. We will be discussing “The Book of Lost Names,” by Kristen Harmal. New members are always welcome, even if you have not read the book. Call the library at (717) 242-2391 or email pbelfiore@mifflincountylibrary.org for any further information.

¯Kishacoquillas High School Class of 1965 lunch — 11 a.m. at Hoss’s restaurant. Classmates and guests are welcome.

¯City fire house trivia — $10 all-you-can-eat meal. Trivia begins at 7:30 p.m., hosted by Jed Donahue. Prizes awarded to top two teams.

Thursday, Oct. 21

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1960 dinner — noon at OIP Burnham.

¯Kishacoquillas Class of 1968 luncheon — 11 a.m., Honey Creek Inn

¯Bingo — 1 p.m., Yeagertown Senior Center


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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