The Sentinel offers nonprofit and other community organizations an opportunity to promote upcoming events for free in the community calendar for three days before the event. Events requiring reservations may be promoted for up to two weeks before 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 in advance via email, events@lewistownsentinel.com; call (717) 248-6741; online, Virtual Newsroom at www.lewistownsentinel.com; or mail or drop off, The Sentinel, 352 Sixth St., P.O. Box 588 Lewistown, PA 17044. The editor reserves the right to edit all submissions.

You must include a telephone number for verification purposes. The phone number is not for publication, unless so indicated.

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•Chicken barbecue — Halves ready at 10:30 a.m. May 21 at West Granville Township Fire Co., Strodes Mills. To reserve, call (717) 248-0665.

•Post-Mother’s Day tea — 11 a.m,-1 p.m. May 21 at Bethel AME church, 23 N. Juniata St. RSVP for free admission by May 20 to (610) 505-0286.

•Garden to table — 6:30-7:30 p.m., May 24 (rain date May 26), at Rose Massie’s garden in Mattawana. Enjoy a visit to a working garden and learn basics about growing and harvesting vegetables. Sponsored by the United Way of Mifflin-Juniata and Community Partnerships. To reserve a spot, contact Rose Massie at rmassie@cpartnerships.com or call (717) 899-6044.

Thursday, May 19

•Three Steps to Starting a Career — 10 a.m.-noon, PA CareerLink Mifflin County, MCIDC Plaza, building 58. Learn three main steps to starting a career.

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

•Chief Logan High School Class of 1958 luncheon — noon, Honey Creek Inn, Reedsville.

•Chief Logan High School Class of 1960 lunch — noon, Burnham OIP.

•Lewistown High School Class of 1960 — 12:30 p.m. lunch at Kountry Kitchen in McVeytown.

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

•Spaghetti dinner — 4-7 p.m., White Memorial Church, Main Street, Milroy. Takeout available. Menu: Spaghetti, meatballs, salad, applesauce, bread, desserts and drinks.

•Lewistown Elks dinner — 6-7:30 p.m., Lewistown Elks Lodge No. 663, 229 W. Third St., Lewistown. Open face hot or plain sausage sandwiches with french fries. Dine-in or call (717) 248-8212 to place an order for take-out or curbside service.

Friday, May 20

•Free breakfast — 7-8:30 a.m., New Life Church, Burnham.

•Chair volleyball and ice cream social — 9-11:30 a.m. at Lack-Tuscarora EMS building, 9320 Route 75 South, East Waterford. For ages 55 and older. ElderShare Food Box sign ups follow from noon-3 p.m.

•Coffee with friends — 9 a.m.-noon at Lack-Tuscarora EMS, 9320 South Route 75, East Waterford.

•Keystone State Muscle Cars/PA Modern Mopars open cruise in — 5-8 p.m. at Londonderry Restaurant, 47 Auto Auction Circle, Reedsville.

Saturday, May 21

•Special needs clinic benefit auction — 8:30 a.m. at Belleville Livestock Auction. Donations accepted May 19-21. Proceeds benefit Central PA Clinic, a medical home for special children and adults. Lunch available. More information: Ivan Zook, (717) 667-2907; Mark Anthony Peachey, (717) 437-5212; or Christ J. Yoder, (717) 935-5531.

•Homeschool Book Sale and More — 9 a.m.-1 p.m., River Church community room, Mifflintown. Free admission. Browse new and used homeschool curriculum and books and shop the Young Entrepreneurs’ Marketplace of qualify handmade items.

•Lewistown High School Class of 1958 breakfast — 9 a.m., Michele’s, Reedsville. Spouses and friends invited.

•Drive-thru spaghetti dinner — 4 p.m. at Beaver Lutheran Church, U.S. 522 between Beavertown and Beaver Springs, to benefit Helping Hands, Helping Others Inc., which distributes food items free of charge to more than 100 families on a monthly basis through provisions received from Blessings of Hope.

•Spaghetti dinner — Serving time is 4-6:30 p.m. at Maple Grove Mennonite Church, Belleville. This fundraiser is for Evan Yoder who is a quadriplegic and member of our church who is in need of a new wheelchair accessible van. Proceeds benefit Evan. Take-outs are available. Cost is by donation only. Please call Nancy Kauffman the day of the dinner at (717) 935-2513 or (717) 953-2461.

•’The Chosen’ movie — 6:30 p.m, Maple Grove Mennonite Church. See the dramatization of life of the disciples and walk with Jesus. Refreshments provided.

Sunday, May 22

•Pistols, purses and sportsman’s bingo — noon, Heritage Days grounds, 6201 Route 75 South, East Waterford. Advance tickets or more information: Jenn Dunn (717) 349-2861, Joe Parson (717) 734-3842 or Brooks Owens (717) 348-7560. Tickets available online at whitetailsunlimited.com.

•Miss Stephanie’s annual dance recital — performances at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. at Mifflin County High School.

•Juniata County Dairy Promotion pageant — 1:30 p.m. at Walker Grange Hall, 6611 William Penn Hwy, Mexico, Pa. 1:30 p.m. Ice cream sundaes will be served following the program.

•Snyder County Historical Society program — 2 p.m. Presenter Cindy Inkrote discusses “Grandma’s herbs and home remedies.” The museum is at 30 E. Market St, Middleburg.


Upcoming reunions, including missing classmate requests, are published as part of the calendar. 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.


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