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 The phone number is not for publication, unless so indicated.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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¯ Breakfast with Santa — Can reserve for 9 a.m. or 11 a.m., Dec. 18, Milroy Fire House. Reservations for breakfast by Dec. 5 by calling (717) 667-2388. Menu inlcludes: Kringle cakes, elf eggs, Reindeer sausage, Blitzer’s bacon, Frosty’s milk, Cupid’s coffee and Jingle Juice. Donations accepted.

¯Soup sale — 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Nov. 27, East Waterford. Benefits Lack Tuscarora EMS. Chicken corn, ham and bean and chili by the quart. Pre-order recommended by calling (717) 734-3959.

¯Free community soup lunch — 11:30 a.m., Dec. 1, Faith United Methodist Church of East Waterford. Menu: Chicken corn soup. Eat-in event. Details: Sharon McMillan at (717) 734-3162.

Wednesday, Nov. 24

¯American Red Cross blood drive — 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Port Royal community building. Appointments requested. For appointments and “Rapid Pass” visit: www.redcross.org.

¯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.

¯Mission Quilt Assembly — 1-3 p.m., Derry Township Senior Center. Sewing experience not necessary.

¯Chief Logan Class of 1966 — 11 a.m. at Vince’s in Burnham.

Thursday, Nov. 25

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

Friday, Nov. 26

¯Single mom support group — 6:30-8 p.m., New Life Church Cafe, 101 Beech St., Burnham. Dinner served from 6:30 to 7 for mothers and children. Child care runs from 7 to 8 p.m. while mothers meet in a group. For more information, call or text (717) 437-4946.


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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