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RECURRING EVENTS: We are witnessing the return of more “ordinary” schedule items as pandemic restrictions are lifted. We ask anyone coordinating a regular calendar event to contact Lifestyles Editor-in-Chief Jeff Fishbein, email [email protected] or call (717) 248-6741, ext. 108.

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.

With all submissions, you must include a phone number for verification purposes. The phone number is not for publication unless otherwise noted. The publisher reserves the right to modify all submissions.

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¯Free herbal workshop – 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on June 29. Body & Soul Community Center, Strodes Mills. Take advantage of an evening to identify and learn a little about the common herbs grown in our region. We will have some herbs to prepare for drying. Reservations required, contact: Rose Massie at (717) 899-6044 or by email at [email protected] Limited to 20 participants. The workshop is sponsored by Community Partnerships.

¯ Raisin-filled cookies sale – pick up July 10 at Decatur Fire Co. Cookhouse, US 522 North, Alfarata. Cost: $ 10 per dozen, $ 6 per half dozen. Order by: July 6 by calling (717) 543-2086.

¯Free Swimming Lessons – July 12-23 (excluding weekends), West Beaver Township Veterans Memorial Pool, McClure. Classes are free, but donations are accepted. Reservations required. RSVP by July 2 to Shirley Plummer at (570) 765-1811 or pick up the registration form at the pool booth during opening hours.

Thursday June 24

¯ Kish High School Class Brunch of 1966 – 10:00 am, Honey Creek Inn, Reedsville.

friday 25 june

No event planned

saturday june 26

¯ Juniata Zone Detachment from the League of the Marine Corps meeting – 10:00 am, Mifflintown Fire Station. More information: Bruce Nielsen (717) 248-5732.

¯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.

Sunday June 27

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

¯ Spaghetti and Meatballs Dinner – 11:00 a.m. until food runs out, McClure Fire Station. Includes salad and dessert. Take out only. Organized by McClure United Methodist Good News Club. Cost: donation.


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.

¯Thomas Harvey and Margaretta (Kilmer) McClure’s reunion will take place at 1 p.m. on Sunday, June 27. Please bring a pot to share. Meet at Jeff and Donna Pontius’ Pond / Picnic Area at 9843 Mountain Road, Port Royal or Turbett Grange if it rains. Questions: dial (717) 527-4676.

Penn Highlands / Lewistown Class 50th Class Reunion of 1972. Please email Ann Ziegler Lauder at [email protected] with updated addresses and phone numbers.

¯JJHS Class of 1962, Réunion lunch, Gathering at noon and menu order at 1 p.m. Thursday September 16, 2021, “The bread of life restaurant” in McAlisterville, Pennsylvania. For any questions call 717-250-7751

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