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 The phone number is not for publication, unless so indicated.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.

Reserve now

¯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.

¯Holiday Bazaar — 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Dec. 4, at Trinity United Church of Christ at corner of Oak Street and Central Avenue. Available items include baked goods, Christmas items, gift ideas and homemade soup by the quart. Soup preorders appreciated by calling the church at (717) 248-3437 or (717) 248-2356.

¯Soup sale — 11 a.m. Dec. 4 at Milroy Presbyterian Church, 321 S. Main St., Milroy. $4/ quart. Ham bean, vegetable beef, beef barley and chicken noodle will be available. To order, call (717) 667-3438 or (717) 437-5818. Please, leave a message if no answer.

Monday, Nov. 29

¯American Red Cross blood drive — 1:30-7 p.m., Perry Mennonite Reception Center. Appointments requested. For appointments and “Rapid Pass” visit: www.redcross.org.

Tuesday, Nov. 30

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

Wednesday, Dec. 1

¯Lewistown-Granville High School Class of 1966 dinner — 6 p.m. at Sal-Lee’s Dream.

¯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.

¯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.


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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