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 The phone number is not for publication, unless so indicated.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

¯Mifflin Co. Chapter of PASR luncheon — noon Dec. 10 at Birch Hill Event Center, 1100 N. Pine St., Burnham. The meeting will be MCHS singing group Cantare, directed by Vicki Fensterbush. Meal of broccoli salad, stuffed chicken breast, red potatoes, vegetable medley, rolls/ butter and cheesecake. Cost of meal is $14. If you plan to attend reply by e-mail at ldmjdj@embarqmail.com or call (717) 437-6024 with your name and number attending by noon Dec. 7.

Monday, Dec. 6

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

Tuesday, Dec. 7

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

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

Wednesday, Dec. 8

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

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

¯Astronomy Club meeting — 6 p.m. at the Mount Union Community Library.

¯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.


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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