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Events that require purchase from a for-profit company, even if a donation is made to the organization, are not calendar eligible.

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• 49th Annual Meat Canning Kick-Off Meeting — 6:30 p.m., Oct. 27, Burnham Church of the Brethren, 541 E. Freedom Ave., Burnham. Ken Litwiller, canning director of the Mennonite Central Committee will be the speaker. RSVP by October 19 by calling (717) 348-9577, (814) 625-2430 or (717) 250-6840. Voluntary offerings will be accepted.

• Soup and Bake Sale — 11:30 am, Nov. 5, McVeytown Masonic Lodge, 25 N. Market St., McVeytown. Hot pot cooked ham and corn soup with beans and chicken. $7 per litre. Pre-orders recommended by calling Mick Abrashoff at (717) 363-3201 before November 1.

Monday October 10

• Sacred Heart Thrift Shop Bag Sale — 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sacred Heart, 4 N. Dorcas St., Lewistown. $5 per bag for clothes and shoes.

• Blood drive — 1 to 6 p.m., Rhodes Memorial United Methodist Church. Appointments are requested. The Fast Pass is available. To schedule an appointment or request a Rapid Pass, call (814) 248-0484

• Bingo — Early Bird Games At 6:30 pm, the Milroy Hose Co. kitchen will be open. Doors open at 5 p.m. The $25 package includes up to 15 cards and early bird games. Breakfast services with Father Christmas. Information: (717) 667-2317.

Tuesday, October 11

• Coffee with friends —

9 a.m. to noon at Lack-Tuscarora EMS, 9320 South Route 75, East Waterford.

• Dominos — 9:00 am, Yeagertown Senior Center.

• Sacred Heart Thrift Shop Bag Sale — 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sacred Heart, 4 N. Dorcas St., Lewistown. $5 per bag for clothes and shoes.

• Lewistown High School Class of 1954 luncheon — 11:30 am, Michele’s OIP, Reedsville. All classmates and guests are welcome.

• Class of 1962 Chief Logan’s Reunion Meeting — 12:30 p.m., Cora’s Creekside Tavern.

• Kishacoquillas High School Class of 1958 Reunion – 11:00 am, Burnham OIP. Information: (717) 667-2704.

Wednesday October 12

• Mission Quilts — 1 p.m., Yeagertown Senior Center. Sewing skills not necessary. Aids needed.

• Sacred Heart Thrift Shop Bag Sale — 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sacred Heart, 4 N. Dorcas St., Lewistown. $5 per bag for clothes and shoes.

• Kish Class of 1964 luncheon — 11:30 am, Downtown OIP, Lewistown.

• Lewistown High School Class of 1956 luncheon — noon, Honey Creek Inn, Reedsville.

Meetings

Upcoming meetings, including requests for missing classmates, are posted as part of the calendar and should be sent to [email protected] Brief reunion reports and photos of class reunions with those identified in the order in which they appear are accepted for publication in the Saturday Living section and should be sent to [email protected]

• Rothrock High School Class of 1956 reunion at noon, October 12, 2022, Hoss’s Steak and Sea House. For further information: Call Shirley (717) 248-2746.

• Lewistown Area High School Class of 1976 Reunion “When I’m 64” –7-10 p.m., Friday, October 14, 2022, Burnt Timbers Winery, 45 Fisher Bee. Lane, Granville. No charge. Donations appreciated. Cash bar, snacks. Bring your own chair. RSVP to [email protected] or Facebook.com/Lewistown Area High School Class of 1976.

• Bratton-McVeytown-Oliver High School Class of 1954 68th Reunion — noon at Hoss’s, Lewistown.




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