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¯Ham pot pie dinner — Pickup begins at noon, Nov. 14, Trinity United Methodist Church, 428 S. Main St. Take out only, containers provided. $7 per quart. Last day to order is Nov. 9. To place an order call: (717) 248-6291 or (717) 248-4169.

¯Homespun XXXIII craft bazaar — 4-7 p.m., Nov. 14, First United Methodist Church, 3rd and Dorcas streets, Lewistown. The turkey dinner and all trimmings ticket prices are Adults are $8, children 6-11 are $3.50 and children 5 and younger are free. This features sweet and treats, fresh from the oven, christmas shop and quilters booth. Ticket can be purchased by calling the church office. Office hours are 7 a.m. to noon, (717) 248-4618. Questions: Sue Fluke, (717) 513-8846.

¯Mifflin County Chapter of Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees luncheon — noon, Nov. 15, Body and Soul Community Center, Strodes Mills. This month, members are asked to bring items or item for bazaar to support scholarship program. Price items for the bazaar. RSVP: Marianne Hornyak (717) 248-3554 by noon Nov. 12. All school retirees are welcome.

¯Kishacoquillas class of 1967 luncheon — noon, Nov. 19, Vince’s Pizza & Family Restaurant, Burnham. Classmates, family and friends welcome.

¯Soup sale — 11 a.m., Nov. 16, Milroy Presbyterian Church, 321 S Main St. Vegetable beef, chicken corn and chicken noodle will be available. To order, call (717) 667-6530 by 7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 15.

¯Community Thanksgiving dinner — 11:30-1 p.m., Nov. 28, fellowship hall, McVeytown United Methodist Church, 3 S. Queen St., RSVP: (717) 899-7866 by Nov. 21.

Monday, Nov. 11

¯Mifflin County Library Closure — All branches of the Mifflin County Library will be closed in honor of Veterans Day. Normal operating hours resume Tuesday. Information: (717) 242-2391 or www.mifflincountylibrary.org.

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

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

¯Coffee time with the pastor — 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 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.

¯Chief Logan Class of 1954 luncheon — 11:40 a.m., Bel-Vue, Reedsville. All class members and guests are welcome.

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

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

¯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.

¯Towpath meeting — 7 p.m., Juniata Valley Regional Business Center, Rear 152 E. Market St., Lewistown (Danks Building). Title of the program is Birds and Butterflies and the speaker is Don Douple. The public is invited to the meetings.

Tuesday, Nov. 12

¯Children’s breakfast — 6:30 a.m., social room, Yeagertown United Methodist Church on Mann Avenue, Yeagertown. Adults are welcome to accompany their children.

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

¯Sanyo employees breakfast — 8:30 a.m., Londonderry Restaurant, Milroy. All past employees and spouses welcome.

¯Mifflintown MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) — 9:30-11:30 a.m., First Baptist Church, Mifflintown. Child care provided.

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

¯Giant Foods luncheon — 12:30 p.m., Londonderry Restaurant, Milroy. Retirees, employees and friends welcome.

¯Juniata High School Class of 1966 — 1:30 p.m., OIP, Burnham.

¯ WWVA Jamboree stars — 6 to 8 p.m., Derry Township, Senior center, Yeagertown. Doors open at 5 p.m. Bring snacks to share. For more information, call Frank at 717 248-2252.

¯Climate change presentation — 6:30 p.m., Mifflin County Library community room. Dr. Raymond Najjar, professor of Oceanography at Penn State University will come speak on climate change.

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

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

Wednesday, Nov. 13

¯Derry Township Class of 1950 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., Bel-Vue Inn, Reedsville.

¯American Red Cross blood drive — 1:30 p.m.-7 p.m., Reedsville Fire Company, Reedsville.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1956 luncheon — noon, Londonderry Restaurant, 47 Auto Auction Circle, Reedsville.

¯Mifflin County High School Senior Class: Magic — 7:30 p.m., Mifflin County High School auditorium, Lewistown.


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