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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 https://bit.ly/3o2xqAT. More information: pinkconnection.org or [email protected]
¯RAP 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.
Thursday September 30
¯Ace the Interview – 10 a.m. to noon; PA CareerLink Mifflin County, MCIDC Plaza, Bldg 58. Learn the best way to present yourself on paper and in person.
¯Intro to Microsoft Excel – 1 pm to 2:30 pm, PA CareerLink Mifflin County, MCIDC Plaza, Bldg 58. Learn how to use basic Microsoft Excel spreadsheet functionality to create, track, and edit data. Find out how to insert and format formulas, use shortcuts, manage rows and columns, and insert headers.
Bingo – 1 p.m., Yeagertown Senior Center
¯Standard Steel Melt Shop Retirees Lunch – 8:30 a.m. at Yetter’s, McVeytown
Friday October 1
¯Free Community Lunch – 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham.
¯ American Red Cross Blood Drive – 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., Christ Church, Beaver Springs. Appointment required. For appointments and “Fast pass” visit: www.croixrouge.org.
¯45th annual JCS auction – 4 p.m. and up, McAlisterville Park. Local food trucks, crafts, baked goods, fresh produce, housewares, outdoor items, gift certificates, specialty coffees and themed baskets available. The profits will be donated to the Juniata Christian School.
Kettle Fest – 8 a.m. until dark at Tuscarora Heritage Days in East Waterford. Flea market with free installation. More information: (717) 543-8457.
Saturday October 2
¯Church Hill UMC Art Festival – 9 am-2pm, 199 Woodland Circle. Rain or shine event. Information: (717) 667-3778.
¯Keystone State Muscle Cars Cruise – 5-8 p.m., Londonderry Restaurant and Pub, Reedsville, across from Rutter’s. All cars, trucks, motorcycles are welcome. Meets every Saturday until October 30.
¯45th Annual JCS Auction – All Day, McAlisterville Park. Local food trucks, crafts, baked goods, fresh produce, housewares, outdoor items, gift certificates, specialty coffees and themed baskets available. The profits will be donated to the Juniata Christian School.
Kettle Fest – 8 a.m. until dark at Tuscarora Heritage Days in East Waterford. Flea market with free installation. Auto Show, 10 am-4pm Horseshoe Tournament; Reenactors of the Civil War. More information: (717) 543-8457.
¯ Rescue Our Furry Friends Adoption and Giving Event – 9 am to noon at Blaise Alexander Subaru, Lewistown.
Sunday October 3
¯ Flea Market – 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Lewistown Moose, 80 Brady Lane.
Kettle Fest – 7 a.m. to noon at Tuscarora Heritage Days, East Waterford. Flea market with free installation. More information: (717) 543-8457.
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]ownsentinel.com or call (717) 248-6741.
1956 Rothrock High School class reunion – noon October 13 at Hoss’ home. More information: Shirley Davidheiser, (717) 248-2746.