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Editor’s Note: The Sentinel offers nonprofits and other community organizations the opportunity to promote upcoming events in this community calendar for free for three days prior to the event. Events requiring reservations can also be promoted up to two weeks before the reservation date.

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If your organization would like to add a recurring event (for example, every Monday, third Thursday) that has been canceled due to the pandemic, contact Lifestyles editor Jeff Fishbein, email [email protected], or call ( 717) 248-6741, ext. 108.

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Goose Day Dinner – 11 a.m. until sold out on September 29, 2021, at the Reedsville Volunteer Fire Co. Goose, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, applesauce and bun. $ 15 per dinner. To eat in or to take away. Reserve your meal at (717) 667-6110.

Milroy Presbyterian Church Chicken BBQ – Ready by 11:00 am on Saturday, September 25 at 321 S. Main St., Milroy. $ 5.00 / half. Limited supply, call (717) 667-3438 or (717) 437-5818 to order. Leave a message, if no one answers. Call before 7 p.m. on September 24.

¯ Goose or Chicken Dinner – Pick up only 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. September 29, at Decatur Fire Co. Cookhouse, North 522, Alfarata. Goose $ 16 per dinner, or chicken $ 14 per dinner. Mashed potatoes, garnish, sauce, corn, pepper salad, applesauce and cake. Call to order at (717) 543-0921 before Monday September 23, 2021. Pre-orders served only.

¯LHS Breakfast Class 1958 – 9 a.m., September 25 at Sal-Lee’s, Strodes Mills. Call Theresa Schaaf at (717) 667-2389 to reserve a chair at the table.

¯ Annual Ellen Chapel Chicken BBQ – September 25 at the Ellen Chapel Lodge, Ferguson Valley Road, Lewistown. Cost $ 5 per half. Bakery products and side dishes available at 10 a.m. Chicken walk-in available at 11 a.m. Advance orders: (717) 248-9576 or (717) 250-7776.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1958 Breakfast – 9 a.m. at Sal-Lee’s. Call Theresa Schaaf at (717) 667-2389 to reserve a chair at the table.

Thursday 23 September

Bingo – 1 p.m., Yeagertown Senior Center

Friday September 24

¯Free Community Lunch – 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham.

¯Pig in a Poke auction – 6:30 p.m. at Freedom Avenue United Methodist Church. Light refreshments served.

Support Group for Single Mothers – 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., New Life Church Cafe, 101 Beech St., Burnham. Dinner served from 6.30 a.m. to 7 a.m. for mothers and children. The daycare runs from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. while mothers get together as a group. For more information, call or text (717) 437-4946.

Saturday September 25

¯ Juniata Regional Detachment from the League of the Marine Corps meeting – 10 a.m. at the Mifflintown Fire Station.

¯Keystone State Muscle Cars Cruise – 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Londonderry Restaurant and Pub, Reedsville, across from Rutter’s. All cars, trucks, motorcycles are welcome. Meets every Saturday until October 30.

Lewistown Salvation Army Crop Auction – The kitchen will open at 5:00 p.m. for food purchases and the auction will begin at 6:00 p.m. Masks are recommended for anyone who is not vaccinated. For more details, please call (717) 248-8338.

Apple Festival – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Bender Park, Reedsville. Homemade apple butter, apple ravioli, gourmet caramel apples, breakfast, lunch and ice cream sandwiches. Local artisans and craftsmen. Children’s entertainment and pony rides.

¯ Grove Memorial UMC Bakery and Garage Sale – 8 am to 3 pm, Grove Memorial UMC, 611 S. Main St., Lewistown. Courtyard and sale of pastries.

¯Mifflin / Juniata Relay for Life – Light up bags on display from dusk to 10 p.m. at Kish Park. Due to the rain on the day of the event, the bags could not be displayed. If you want to keep a light bag for yourself or your loved one, pick it up before 10 p.m.

Sunday September 26

¯ Flea Market – 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Lewistown Moose, 80 Brady Lane.

¯Takeout Spaghetti Dinner – 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Lack Tuscarora EMS, East Waterford. Cost: $ 10 for ages 12 and over, $ 5 for ages 6-11, free for ages 5 and under. Menu: Spaghetti, meatballs, garlic bread, salad, drink and dessert included. To take away only.

¯Joe Wolfley Memorial Car Show – Registration is 9 am to noon at the McClure American Legion Post No. 942. Top 15 trophies and other awards. Concession stand available. If you have any questions, contact Mike or BJ Wolfley at (570) 658-2171.

¯Free Community Lunch – 11:30 am to 12:30 pm, Lewistown Presbyterian Church, 17 E. Third St. Enter through the 3rd Street gate. Possibility of catering on site and to take away. Please no early arrivals; masking is encouraged. Chicken sandwich, chicken noodle soup and apple crumble will be served.


Upcoming meetings are posted in the calendar. Missing classmate requests are posted once and repeated only if they are updated. Brief minutes of meetings and photos of class reunions with identified individuals in the order in which they appear are accepted for publication in the Living section. The deadline for submitting reviews is one week before publication. Submit meeting notices to Jeff Fishbein at The Sentinel; email [email protected] or call (717) 248-6741.

IVHS and LAHS Class of 1991 30th meeting – September 25 at the Hungry Run Distillery. The cost is $ 10 per person. More information: [email protected]

¯Meeting of Chef Logan’s 1958 class – October 9 at the Hill store in Belleville. Meeting at 4 p.m., meal at 6 a.m. Reservations are required and must be made by Sept. 25. To reserve: Nellie Wilson, (717) 953-9288 or Shirley Brown, (717) 248-2967.

1956 Rothrock High School class reunion – noon October 13 at Hoss’s house. More information: Shirley Davidheiser, (717) 248-2746.

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