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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.

Submit articles at least one working week before publication by e-mail, [email protected]; voicemail, (717) 248-6741; online, virtual press room at; or by mail or drop-off, The Sentinel, PO Box 588 Lewistown, PA 17044. The publisher reserves the right to modify all submissions.

With all submissions you must include a phone number for verification purposes. The phone number is not for publication unless otherwise noted.

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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Central PA Pink Connection Costume Party – 7-10 p.m. October 9 at Brookmere Winery in Belleville. Tickets cost $ 25 and can be purchased by calling or texting (571) 422-8969 or online at More information: or [email protected]

¯ PASR Mifflin County Section Lunch – October lunch at noon on Friday October 15 at Birch Hill Event Center, 1100 N. Pine St., Burnham. The menu will be caprese salad, ham, sweet potatoes, almond green beans, roll / butter, gingerbread. The cost of the meal is $ 14. The program will be “Unusual suspects”. If you plan to attend, please respond to this email, [email protected], by noon on Tuesday, October 12, or by calling (717) 437-6024. Please indicate the number of people present. All retirees from the school are welcome.

¯Apple Dumpling Sale – Pickup takes place Friday October 15, 2021 at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 21 S. Main St., Lewistown. The cost is $ 4 each. To order, call: (717) 543-5715 or (717) 248-9903 or (717) 248-0506.

¯Apple Dumpling Sale – Pick up 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, October 22, at the Pine Glen Brothers Church, 61 Pine Glen Road, Lewistown. The cost is $ 4 each. Call Cindy Yoder at (717) 248-3890 or Kathy Stimely at (717) 994-1223. Order deadline October 15, 2021.

Juniata County Dairy Promotion Paint Night – October 26 at 6 p.m. in Walker Grange, Mexico, PA. “Fill a glass with hope” provide milk for local pantries. Held at Walker Grange, Mexico, Pennsylvania. Register and prepay before October 22 by calling (717) 463-3251. More details on our Facebook page or on www.JuniataCountyDairy

Soup Sale – October 16 at Milroy Presbyterian Church, 321 S. Main St., Milroy. $ 4 / liter. Corn Chicken, Vegetable Beef, Beef Barley and Chicken Noodles will be available. To order, call (717) 667-3438 or (717) 667-6530. Please leave message if no response.

Saturday October 9

¯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.

¯ Fundraising Benefit for the Ciecierski Family – 4 p.m., Basom Park, Richfield. The fun begins at 4:15 p.m. with Friends In Christ. Then Scott Womer at 5:15 p.m. and Hunsberger Family at 6:15 p.m. Food available including burgers, hot dogs, barbecue, fries, homemade soup, homemade ice cream and pastries. The auction starts at 7 p.m. Profits go to Drew, Daris and Juniper (Ciecierski family).

¯1965 Lewistown High School class lunch at 11 a.m. at Sal-Lee’s Dream. All classmates and spouses are welcome.

¯ Food auction – 4 p.m., Beaver Fair Grounds. Sale items by David Brubaker. McClure QRS and Beaver Community Fair benefits. Food stand available. Information: (717) 543-5552.

¯Free concert – Tim and Duane Show starting at 7:00 p.m., followed by Grace Fala at 8:15 p.m., at Ellen Chapel Church. This is a cafe with snacks, coffee and iced tea provided.

Sunday October 10

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

Women’s Service Club Bingo Event – Doors will open at noon and games will begin at 1:00 p.m. at Burnham Lions Club. Vintage Longaberger, Thirty-one and Vera Bradley event. Additional games, raffle table and concession stand available. Advance tickets are $ 20 and tickets at the door will be $ 25. For tickets or information, call (717) 667-6403. This event is postponed from March 2020 due to COVID-19. Tickets already purchased will be honored.

Monday, October 11

American Red Cross Blood Drive – 1 p.m. to 7 p.m., Rhodes Memorial UMC. Appointment required. For appointments and “Fast pass” visit:

¯Bingo benefit – doors and kitchen open at 5:00 p.m., early bird games at 6:30 p.m., Milroy Hose Co. $ 25 package includes 15 cards and early bird games. Profits Santa’s Breakfast hosted by Milroy Hose Co., Milroy American Legion Post 287 Auxiliary and Armagh Community Group. Information: (717) 667-2388.

Healthy Steps for Seniors – 9 to 11:30 a.m. at McVeytown United Methodist Church. Refreshments provided. More information: (717) 320-8367.

¯Bags sale – 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, Sacré-Coeur Thrift Store, 4 N. Dorcas St. Lewistown. $ 5 per bag for clothes and shoes.

Tuesday, October 12

¯LHS Class of 1954 Lunch – Noon, JP Edwards, Burnham. Classmates and guests are welcome.

¯ Sale of bags – 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Sacré-Cœur Thrift Store, 4 N. Dorcas St. Lewistown. $ 5 per bag for clothes and shoes.

¯Dominos – 9 a.m., Yeagertown Senior Center.


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.

¯Bratton-McVeytown-Oliver High School Class of 1954 reunion – noon, October 9, Hoss’s, Lewistown.

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

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