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Saturday, July 2

• Independence Day celebration — 1 p.m, Monument Square, Lewistown. There will be music, Pledge of Allegiance, the National Anthem and patriotic songs.

• Lewistown fireworks — 9:30 p.m., set off from MCIDC Plaza.

Sunday, July 3

• Armagh Township fireworks — 9:20 p.m.

Monday, July 4

Happy Independence Day!

Tuesday, July 5

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

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

•Standard steel retirees breakfast — 9 a.m at Sal-Lee’s Dream restaurant, Strodes Mills.

•Blood drive — 1:30-7 p.m., Port Royal Community Building. Appointments requested. For appointments and “Rapid Pass” visit: www.redcross.org.


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.

• Lewistown High School, Class of 1957 65th class reunion picnic — July 14 at noon at Kish Park Yellow Pavilion. Welcome all classmates and spouses. Meal will be catered at no cost to members. For more information and to register call (717) 242-1107.

• Jacob Ammon and Elizabeth (Filson) Houser reunion — July 17 at noon at the Reedsville playground pavilion. Meal served at 1 p.m.; bring a covered dish to share. Paper goods supplied. Contributions will be requested and a continuation vote is scheduled.

• Aultz Family reunion — July 23 at the Burnham Lions building. Meal at 4 p.m. with swimming from 6 to 8. Please bring a covered dish and an auction item.

• Lewistown Granville High School Class of 1970 50th (+2) reunion — Aug. 13 from 6 to 11 p.m. at the Rec Park Community Center. Registration form can be found online at https://www.facebook.com/LGHS50th/ or call (717) 347-8223.

• Kishacoquillas Class of 1970 (+2) reunion — 5 to 9 p.m. Sept. 3 at Brookmere Winery, Belleville. For more information contact Jane Garber at (717) 940-0037 or jgarber416@gmail.com

• Stewart and Emma (Arnold) Wagner family reunion — Sunday, Oct. 2 at The Annsfield, Route 35, Mifflintown. Email tesstrate@aol.com for more information.


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