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¯Lewistown High School Class of 1958 breakfast — 9 a.m., July 14, Honey Creek Inn. Spouses and friends welcome. Call (717) 935-2033 or (717) 667-2389 to reserve by July 12.

¯Free pickleball session — 6-8 p.m., July 8, Walnut Springs Racquet Club, Airport Road, Reedsville. No equipment needed. Bring own bottle and snack to share if you wish. Experts on hand to help teach the game. Air conditioned facility available. Rain date is July 22. To reserve a spot, call Edna Snook at (717) 248-1335.

¯Lewistown After 5 dinner meeting — 6:30 p.m., July 9, Londonderry Restaurant, off the Milroy exit. Come join a group of Christian ladies for an evening of fellowship and good food. Guest speaker will be Doris Ortman and gospel singer Eric Armstrong will be present. Cost is $13. For more information or to reserve your spot, call (717) 248-0238 or (717) 248-0649.

Saturday, July 7

¯Clothing and shoe donations — 9 a.m.-noon, Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. A volunteer will be there to assist.

¯Shoe bank — 9 a.m.-noon, Grace United Methodist Church, Lewistown.

¯Family Fun in the Park — 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Kish Park. Event includes cars, motorcycles, games, crafts, gun raffle and entertainment. Proceeds benefit ComPASS Community Connections, formerly Mifflin Juniata Special Needs Center.

¯Brick Saturday — 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Mifflin County Library, Lewistown, and Kish Branch Library, Belleville. Kids of all ages can come and play with Legos provided by the library.

¯Chicken barbecue — ready at 11 a.m., West Granville Fire Co., Strodes Mills. Cost is $5 a half.

¯Keystone State Muscle Cars weekly cruise in — 5-8:30 p.m., Milroy exit off of U.S. 322, across from Tom’s Service Plaza. All events are free and all cars, trucks, motorcycles, etc. are welcome.

Sunday, July 8

¯Country dance, square dance, round dance, line and 2-step — 2-5 p.m., Freeburg Community Center. Public invited. Beginners and families are welcome. Refreshments are available. Band will be The Outsiders. There is a donation at the door.

¯Evangelical Lutheran Church of Reedsville “Sunday Evening Sundaes” — 6 p.m., Bender Park, Reedsville. Create your own ice cream sundaes and delight in music provided by Greg DeVecchis.

Monday, July 9

¯West Snyder High School Class of 1959 breakfast — 8 a.m., Rayauda’s Restaurant, Beaver Springs.

¯Clothing and shoe donations — 8 a.m.-noon, Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. A volunteer will be there to assist.

¯Coffee time — 8:30-11 a.m., McVeytown United Methodist Church, the tan church on Queen Street, McVeytown. Check McVeytown UMC Facebook page for cancellations or updates.

¯Buchanan Elementary School retirees’ breakfast — 9 a.m., Sal-Lee’s Dream Restaurant, Strodes Mills.

¯Coffee with friends — 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Lack Tuscarora EMS, East Waterford. For seniors; no cost. There will be crafts, exercise, speakers and Bible study, with light lunch provided.

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1954 luncheon — noon, Bel-Vue Inn, Reedsville. All class members and guests are welcome. For more information, call (570) 522-0944.

¯Lewistown Knitting Circle — 1-3 p.m., Rhodes Memorial Church, 500 Highland Ave., Lewistown. Call (717) 242-1591 for more information.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1954 luncheon — 12:30 p.m., OIP Burnham. All classmates and guests invited.

¯Milroy American Legion Post 287 officer nominations — 5:30 p.m., American Legion Post 287, Milroy. This meeting is for the second and final nomination for officers.

¯TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) — weigh-ins are from 6-6:45 p.m., meeting from 7-7:30 p.m., Yeagertown United Methodist Church, 7 N. Mann Ave., Yeagertown.

¯Support group — 6-8 p.m., Calvary Bible Church, Burnham. Group is for parents, adult siblings, grandparents and guardians of children and young persons with mental health and/or behavioral health needs.

¯Belleville Civic Club meeting — 7 p.m., community room, Belleville Library. Meetings are held September through May.

Tuesday, July 10

¯Coffee time — 8:30-11 a.m., McVeytown United Methodist Church, the tan church on Queen Street. Check McVeytown UMC Facebook page for cancellations or updates.

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

¯Music, music, music — 10-11 a.m., 6065 U.S. Highway 522 South, McVeytown. Singing and easy listening to records.

¯American Red Cross blood drive — 12:30-6 p.m., Richfield United Methodist Church.

¯American Red Cross blood drive — 1:30-7 p.m., Bunkertown Church of the Brethren.

¯Mifflin County 9-12 Tea Party Annual Picnic — 6 p.m., 3675 state Route 103 N. Speaker will be a representative from the Scott Wagner or Governor campaign. Bring a covered dish and chair. RSVP at (717) 363-0240. Public is welcome.

¯Tim and Duane show — 6-8 p.m., Yeagertown Senior Center. Doors open at 5 p.m.

¯Survivors support group — 6:30 p.m., Coleman House, 26 W. Market St., Lewistown. More information: (717) 242-0317 or (717) 513-9406.

¯Mifflin-Juniata Arts Council meeting — 7 p.m., Gallery 3 West, 3 W. Market St., Lewistown.

¯Central PA Civil War round table — 7 p.m., PA Military Museum auditorium, 602 Boalsburg Road, Boalsburg. Patrick Schroeder will speak on “Zouaves: America’s Forgotten Soldiers.”


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