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Editor’s note: The Sentinel offers nonprofits and other community organizations the opportunity to use this community calendar to advertise upcoming events for free three days prior to the event. Events that require a reservation can also be advertised up to two weeks before the reservation date.

Email articles to at least one business week prior to publication; Voicemail, (717) 248-6741; online, virtual newsroom at; or by mail or delivery to The Sentinel, PO Box 588 Lewistown, PA 17044. The publisher reserves the right to edit all submissions.

You must provide a phone number on all submissions for verification purposes. The phone number is not for publication unless otherwise noted.

If your organization wants to add a recurring event (e.g. every Monday 3rd Thursday) that has been canceled due to the pandemic, contact Lifestyle Editor, Jeff Fishbein, email or call (717) 248-6741 ext. 108.

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¯Milroy Presbyterian Church Chicken Barbecue – Ready until 11 a.m. Saturday, September 25, 321 S. Main St., Milroy. $ 5.00 / half. Limited supply, please call (717) 667-3438 or (717) 437-5818 to order. Please leave a message in case no one answers. Call by 7pm on September 24th.

¯Gose or Chicken Dinner – Pick-up only on September 29th, 11 am-5pm from Decatur Fire Co. Cookhouse, North 522, Alfarata. Goose $ 16 per dinner or Chicken $ 14 per dinner. Mashed potatoes, filling, sauce, corn, pepper salad, applesauce and cake. Order by phone at (717) 543-0921 by Monday, September 23, 2021. Only pre-orders possible.

¯Goose Day Dinner –11 a.m. to September 29, 2021 sold out at Reedsville Volunteer Fire Co. Goose, stuffing, mashed potatoes, sauce, corn, applesauce and rolls. $ 15 per dinner. Eat on site or take away. To reserve your meal at (717) 667-6110.

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

¯ Ellen Chapel Annual Chicken Barbecue – September 25th at the Ellen Chapel Pavilion, Ferguson Valley Road, Lewistown. Costs $ 5 per half. Baked goods and side dishes available from 10 a.m. Walk-ins for chickens from 11 a.m. Pre-orders: (717) 248-9576 or (717) 250-7776.

Saturday September 18th

Millerstown United Methodist Church Fall Bazaar – 8 am-1pm, church hall. Handicrafts, gifts and decoration ideas. In addition to drinks, foods such as apple dumplings, soups, sandwiches, cakes and cakes can be purchased. Breakfast is served to visitors and both breakfast and lunch are available in the cafe.

¯Shelter Services yard sale – 9 am-2pm, at both locations, 13 Depot St. Lewistown and 982 Parcheytown Road, Lewistown. 100 percent of the proceeds will go to help the homeless.

¯Benefit Auction for Ronald McDonald House of Danville – 9 a.m., Juniata County Produce Auction Site, Cedar Spring Road, Mifflintown.

¯Milroy Lions Club Chicken Barbecue – Pick up at 11:00 AM, Milroy Ballfeld.

¯ Past and Current Walmart Employee Picnic – 11am, Brown Pavilion in Kishacoquillas Park. Burgers, hot dogs, and water provided. Please bring a covered dish.

¯Chicken Grill – 11am pickup, West Granville Township Fire Co., Strodes Mills. To pre-order, call (717) 248-0665.

¯Picnic For Past, Current Walmart Employees – 11am, Brown Pavilion, Kish Park. Burgers, hot dogs, and water provided. Bring a covered dish. Information: Kathy Parson at (717) 248-4421.

¯ Entrance on Keystone State Muscle Cars – 5-8pm, Londonderry Restaurant and Pub, Reedsville, across from Rutter’s. All cars, trucks, motorcycles are welcome. Meet every Saturday through October 30th.

¯Lewistown Salvation Army Block Party – 1pm to 5pm Games, prizes, food, crafts and more.

Freedom Avenue United Methodist Church yard sale -7: 00 am to 2:00 pm Soups: Ham / beans, corn, stuffed peppers, and French onions sell for $ 6 / quart, and baked goods are available for purchase.

Sunday September 19th

A Day of Hope (Suicidal Awareness) – 9 am-5pm, Hungry Run Distillery, Vira. Cornhole Tournament hosted by Mid-Penn Cornhole, Bodyweight Bank Competition, Basket Prize Draw (over 70 items). Food trucks, including Chief Logan Lions fries and a barbecue truck, Hungry Run Distillery products. All proceeds go to the American Foundation for Sucide Prevention. Free admission. Call Amy Koenig at (610) 767-2545 or Elyse Baisey at (717) 247-5289 for more information.

American Legion Supplementary Breakfast – 9:00 am to 11:00 am, Milroy.

Monday 20th September

Mifflin County Library Board Meeting – 5:15 pm on Zoom. Send an email to for the link and more information.

Tuesday, September 21

¯Kish Branch of the Mifflin County Library Bookgroup – Monthly bookgroup from 6:00 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. at the library at 174 N. Penn Street, Belleville. “The four winds” by Kristin Hannah is discussed. New members are always welcome, even if you haven’t read the book yet. Call the library at (717) 242-2391 or email for more information.

¯Dominos – 9am, Yeagertown Senior Center.


Upcoming meetings will be published in the calendar. Missing requests from classmates are published once and only repeated if they have been updated. Short reports of reunions and class reunion photos with the named people in the order they appear will be accepted for publication in the Living section. The deadline for submitting notices is one week before publication. Send meeting notices to Jeff Fishbein at The Sentinel; Send an email to or call (717) 248-6741.

¯Juniata High School class reunion 1959 – 4:00 p.m. September 18 at the Bread of Life restaurant. To reserve, call (717) 513-7629 or (717) 436-6178.

¯IVHS and LAHS Class of 1991 Reunion 30th – September 25th at the Hungry Run Distillery. The cost is $ 10 per person. More information:

¯Chief Logan’s Class from 1958 Reunion – October 9th at the Hill Store in Belleville. Meet at 4 p.m., lunch at 6 a.m. Reservations are required and must be made by September 25th. Reservations: Nellie Wilson, (717) 953-9288 or Shirley Brown, (717) 248-2967.

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