21

April

BINGO IN MILLERSTOWN

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come play Bingo at the Millerstown Moose on Sunday, April 21. Doors open at Noon, bingo will begin at 1PM. The kitchen will be open. There will be cash prizes, 50/50, rip tickets, a Chinese Auction and bake sale. Tickets cost $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Proceeds benefit local teens. Call or text Cindy at 717-320-2102 or Beverly at 717-247-1641 for tickets.

109 W Juniata Pkwy, Millerstown, PA 17062

21

April

DESIGNER PURSE AUCTION

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Totes for Tomorrow’s Scouts Designer Purse Auction, Scouting…A Game with a Purpose,” is set for Sunday, April 21 from 2 to 4:30PM at Brookmere Winery. Heavy Hors d’ Oeuvres, the live and silent auction, Totes Treasures basket raffle, door prizes, cash & carry and a complimentary bottle of wine. Tickets cost $30 per person. All proceeds benefit JVC BSA Seven Mountains Scout Camp.

5369 Pennsylvania, 5369 PA-655, Belleville, PA 17004

21

April

BENEFIT BINGO FOR MATTHEW KAUFFMAN AND FAM

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Benefit Bingo for Matthew Kauffman and Family will be held on Sunday, April 21 at Tuscarora Grange #774 in East Waterford. Doors open at Noon and bingo will get started at 1PM. Tickets cost $30 in advance or $40 at the door.

20 games will be played with a $50 prize. Mini jackpot is $250 and $500 for the large jackpot! There will also be a 50/50, Chinese Auction, Rip tickets, door prizes and more!

For tickets, call 717-363-0181 or 717-348-7560.

Rt 75, East Waterford, PA 17021

23

April

ELECTION DAY SOUP & BAKE SALE

7:00 am - 2:00 pm

An Election Day Soup & Bake Sale will be held on Tuesday, April 23 from 7AM until they sell out at the Turbett Grange Hall in Port Royal. Enjoy Chicken Corn Soup, Ham & Bean Soup, apple dumplings, fresh baked pies, and a variety of other baked goods.

12561 PA-333Port Royal, PA 17082

24

April

BLOOD DRIVE--BELLEVILLE COMMUNITY HALL

12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

You can give the gift of life! The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive on Wednesday, April 24 at the Belleville Community Hall. This drive will take place from 12 to 6PM. Come on out, donate your time and blood, help save some lives in the process. Book your appointment today!

11 Walnut Street Belleville, PA 17004

26

April

FAMILY ART FEST AT THE LUMINA CENTER

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

An Art Fest: Family Activity Night at the Lumina Center is set for Friday, April 26 from 6 to 8PM. Bring your whole family to create all kinds of art together because everyone is an artist!

18 E 3rd St, Lewistown, PA 17044

26 - 27

April

MIFFLIN COUNTY SWAP MEET

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

A Mifflin County Swap Meet for orphan cars and antique toys will be held April 26-27 at the Mifflin County Youth Park from 8AM to 5PM both days. There will be a Car Show and plenty of old car parts and old toys to check out! Corkins Cafe will be on site, serving up delicious bites, plenty of vendors there too! On site parking is free. For more information, contact Garth Corkins at 717-437-0143 or email them at Corkinsswap@gmail.com

110 W Logan St, Reedsville, PA 17084

27

April

FAMILY FISHING FUN AT POE VALLEY

10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Come on out to Poe Valley State Park for Family Fishing Fun on Saturday, April 27 from 10AM to 12:30PM. This program is for families and individuals with little to no fishing experience. It’s free and all equipment will be provided. If you have equipment of your own, you are more than welcome to bring it. Registration is required, in person or online.

136 Poe Valley Rd, Penn Township, PA 176832

27

April

GHOST TOWN AT GREENWOOD FURNACE STATE PARK

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Ghost Town at Greenwood Furnace State Park will be held on Saturday, April 27 from 7:30 to 9PM. Join them for this historical walking tour of the park. Learn about the village build around an inferno, including what happened when the furnace fell silent and Greenwood turned into a ghost town overnight. The walk will be mostly flat around the historic district including the cemetery. Meet at the blacksmith shop and bring a flashlight! This event is being held rain or shine. It’s free and kid-friendly; no registration required.

15795 Greenwood Road Huntingdon, PA 16652

27

April

OPEN HOUSE AT NEW LANCASTER VALLEY FIRE COMPANY

8:00 am - 11:00 am

Join New Lancaster Valley Fire Company in Milroy for an Open House from 8 to 11AM on Saturday, April 27. Here’s your chance to meet your local fire company! Members will be there to show you around and talk to you about what they have to offer. Bring your kiddos to check out the firetrucks and get their pictures taken with the rigs along with some other goodies! There will be coffee and donuts for everyone as well. Let’s bring this community together and show some support for the local fire company!

3712 New Lancaster Valley Road, Milroy, PA, 17063

27

April

CAMP KANESATAKE TRAIL RUN

9:00 am - 11:00 am

The Camp Kanesatake Trail Run will be held on Saturday, April 27. The run starts at 9AM and the course is on the beautiful property of Camp Kanesatake. There will be prizes for top runners as well as a brunch for participants. There is a free fun run for kids 12 and under and childcare available. Participants will also be able to raise funds for camp through peer to peer fundraising. Those who raise the most will have a chance to win prizes.

4976 Camp K Lane, Spruce Creek, PA 16683

27

April

MAYFEST IN HUNTINGDON

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us in historic downtown Huntingdon as they celebrate the arrival of Spring during the annual Mayfest event on Saturday, April 27 from 9AM to 5PM! As you stroll through town, they invite you to shop small at our local businesses and art and craft market vendors, dine at local eateries and food trucks and discover live music, entertainment, children’s activities and more throughout the day. This event is family friendly and held rain or shine.

Washington St, Huntingdon, PA 16652

27

April

OPEN HOUSE AT NEW LANCASTER VALLEY FIRE COMPANY

8:00 am - 11:00 am

New Lancaster Valley Fire Company is hosting an Open House: Coffee with the Community on Saturday, April 27 from 8 to 11AM. Come join them as members will be there to give you a tour, show you around the fire company. Plus, coffee and donuts for everyone!

3712 New Lancaster Valley Road, Milroy, PA, 17063

27

April

ELECTRONICS RECYCLING DAY IN JUNIATA COUNTY

9:00 am - 11:00 am

Responsible Recycling Services and The Juniata County Conservation District is hosting an Electronics Recycling Day on Saturday, April 27 at the Juniata County Fairgrounds. This will run from 9 to 11AM or until the trucks are full. This event is for Juniata County residents only; rain or shine. No contact. Participants must stay in the car. Small items can be recycled free of charge. Larger items will be taken for a fee.

308 8th Street, Port Royal, PA 17082

27

April

ALL YOU CAN EAT BREAKFAST BUFFET

7:00 am - 10:00 am

Richfield United Church of Christ is hosting an All You Can Eat Breakfast Buffet on Saturday, April 27 from 7 to 10AM. Menu: ham, scrambled eggs, hash brown potato casserole, pancakes, sausage gravy, biscuits, toast, applesauce, doughnuts, juice, coffee, and tea. The cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children 6-12 and little ones 6 and under eat for free.

Church St, Richfield, PA 17086

25 - 27

April

MOUNT UNION AREA HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS HELLO, DOLLY!

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Mount Union Area High School presents Hello, Dolly! April 25-27. The cost is $5 for students and $8 for adults. To order your tickets call 814-542-8631 ext. 203 or email ncorson@muasd.org.

This production is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals on behalf of Tams-Witmark LLC. Music and lyrics by Jerry Herman. Book by Michael Stewart. Based on the play The Matchmaker by Thornton Wilder. Original production directed and choreographed by Gower Champion.

706 N Shaver St, Mt Union, PA 17066

27

April

CAMP KANESATAKE OPEN HOUSE

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

There will be an open house at Camp Kanesatake on Saturday, April 27 from 12-5PM. Try out the zip line and check out the cabins! Meet the staff and learn more about Summer Camp 2024.

4976 Camp K Lane, Spruce Creek, PA 16683

27

April

OPEN MIC NIGHT IN MIFFLINTOWN

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Open Mic Night will be held at the Juniata River Commons at 6PM on the following dates: 

Jan. 27

Feb. 24

March 30

April 27

May 25

June 1

There is a suggested $5 cover charge. To perform, contact them at bigtreemusicandart@gmail.com

2218 William Penn Hwy, Mifflintown, PA 17059

27

April

CPR TRAINING

9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Learn to save lives! Get certified in CPR through taking the training program on Saturday, April 27 at Turbett Grange in Port Royal from 9AM to 1PM.

This event is sponsored by Juniata County Helping Hands. Space is limited for this program with only 20 spots available. Register today! The cost is $50 per person. You must be registered by April 15. Call Heather to sign up, 717-953-6212.

25834 PA-75, Port Royal, PA 17082

20 - 27

April

ROTHROCK WEEK

12:00 am - 12:00 am

Rothrock Week is set for April 20-27. Celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Joseph T. Rothrock who is known for being the Father of Forestry in Pennsylvania. Dr. Rothrock was a native of McVeytown.

McVeytown, PA 17051

27

April

DRIVE THROUGH HAM LOAF DINNER

3:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Christ’s United Lutheran Church will be holding a “Drive Though” Ham Loaf Dinner on Saturday, April 27 from 3:30PM until sold out. Dinner includes ham loaf, scalloped potatoes and vegetable. Cost is $14 per dinner.

For more information: call 570-716-5601 or email kim@4bellschurch.com. Pre-ordering on
our website at www.4bellschurch.com will be available closer to the event. Drive-through “walk-ins” available until sold out.

13765 Old Turnpike Road, Millmont, PA 17845

28

April

GOLF TOURNAMENT FOR EAGLES BASEBALL

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

A Benefit Golf Tournament will be held on Sunday, April 28 at the Lewistown Country Club with a 1PM shotgun start. The fee is $400/foursome. Tournament fees include your tournament and green fee as well as carts and lunch.

They will have door prizes, giveaways, and awards! Course games including closest to pin, longest drive, longest putt and more. Proceeds benefit Eagles Baseball and the Danon Beaston Scholarship Fund.

306 Country Club Rd, Lewistown, PA 17044

28

April

HOSS'S FUNDRAISER FOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS

11:00 am - 9:00 pm

There’s a Hoss’s Community Night Fundraiser being held for Special Olympics Pennsylvania-Team Mifflin/Juniata on Sunday, April 28. The athletes will be there for a meet and greet from 1-3PM. Come meet with them and help out their organization by enjoying a great meal! Tell your server you’d like to help out Group #130197 and a portion of your bill will go to Special Olympics.

23 Hoss Dr, Lewistown, PA 17044

27 - 28

April

JUNIATA VALLEY WINERY WINE FESTIVAL

11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Mark your calendars! Juniata Valley Winery is hosting another Wine Festival April 27 and 28. There will be fine wine, food trucks, live music, and retail vendors too. More details to come! Now accepting vendor applications here.
Wineries:
Hungry Run Wine Cellars
Armstrong Valley Vineyard & Winery
Juniata Valley Winery
Food Trucks:
Deimler’s BBQ
Sinister Mini Donuts
Callie’s Kitchen
Heeter’s Treats

 

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

6 - 28

April

SPRING EGGSTRAVAGANZA WINE TRAIL

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Susquehanna Heartland Wine Trail is hosting the Spring Eggstravaganza every weekend in April from Noon to 5PM at participating wineries.

Tickets cost $20 and include 5 free wine tastings and an egg from each of the 17 wineries. Eggs will contain candy and surprises. Some eggs will contain $5 SHWT gift certificates! Get your tickets at pawinetrail.com.

Participating wineries include:
Armstrong Valley, Benigna’s Creek, Broad Mountain, Brookmere, Buddy Boy, Burnt Timbers, Fero, Happy Valley, Hawstone Hollow, Hungry Run Wine Cellars, Juniata Valley, Mt. Nittany, Red Shale Ridge, Seven Moutains, Shade Mountain, Spyglass Ridge, Winery at Hunters Valley

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

30

April

CENCLEAR RECEIVING TRAUMA CERTIFICATION

9:00 am - 9:30 am

The Behavioral Health Alliance of Rural Pennsylvania (BHARP) and Community Care Behavioral Health Organization (CCBH) are pleased to announced that CenClear has achieved trauma certification for mental health following their participation in the North Central Trauma Informed Care Initiative.

The providers involved in this program have achieved expertise in trauma informed care, which involves trauma-specific treatment for individuals. They have also created a trauma informed care culture within their organization and have successfully promoted safety for staff and individuals within the program.

A recognition ceremony celebrating this achievement will be held at 9AM on Tuesday, April 30 at CenClear in Yeagertown. If you would like more information or would like to attend the ceremony, please contact Brenda Fry at bfry@bharp.org.

13193 Ferguson Valley Road Yeagertown, Pennsylvania 17099

1 - 30

April

JUNIATA FFA KNOCK DOWN HUNGER CEREAL DRIVE

8:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Juniata FFA Knock Down Hunger Cereal Drive is taking place April 1-30. Anyone can participate. Bring in a box of cereal to donate to the food pantry. Drop off in JHS office, TJHS office or the AG room, located at TJHS.

3931 William Penn Hwy, Mifflintown, PA 17059

2

May

SENIOR EXPO AT FOUR SEASONS SENIOR CENTER

9:00 am - 1:00 pm

The Senior Expo at 4 Seasons Senior Center returns on Thursday, May 2 from 9AM to 1PM. Sinister Donuts & Callie’s Kitchen food trucks will be on site. Vendors & health screenings include physical therapy, senior housing, fitness & recreation, and more local resources. There will also be a Basket Raffle; all proceeds benefit 4 Seasons Senior Center. All older adults, family members, caretakers, and more are welcome! The Senior Expo is sponsored by 4 Seasons Senior Center. Call 717-436-6847 for more information!

47 CJEMS Lane, Mifflintown, PA 17059

2

May

HOMESCHOOL HANGOUT AT THE JUNIATA COUNTY LIBRARY

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join the Juniata County Library once a month for some fun, informative programs for homeschool families! You’ll meet at 10AM in the lower level community room. You can get preregistered for any of the hangouts here! The schedule is as follows:

March 12 – Art Appreciation – “Making with Monet”: Community friend, Judy Mummau, will join everyone for a fun lesson about artist Claude Monet and you will create using his famous techniques.

April 4 – Hands Only CPR and Lifesaving Skills: Taught by Evangelical Hospital Community Health & Wellness Educator Ann D, students will learn lifesaving skills, such as using hands only CPR, calling 911, and what to do if you or someone around you is choking. This program is for grades 3 and older and preregistration is required. They must have at least 12 students registered for this class to take place.

May 2 – TBA: Still waiting to hear from a possible presenter (possibly birdhouse making or computer skills)

498 Jefferson St, Mifflintown, PA 17059

3

May

LATE NIGHT BINGO

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Late Night Bingo is back at the Burnham Fire Department on Friday, May 3. Doors will open at 7PM and bingo will get underway at 9PM.

$35 for up to 27 cards and small 50/50 package. $40 for up to 27 card and large 50/50 package. First come, first serve. No saving seats. The kitchen will be open. Payouts will be based on attendance and will be announced at the event.

205 N Beech St, Burnham, PA 17009

4

May

ARMAGH COMMUNITY BAKE SALE

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

So you think you make a great dessert? Prove it! The Armagh Community Bake Sale is set for Saturday, May 4. Volunteers are needed! Bring your favorite dessert creation to the Milroy Uni-Mart before 9AM. A sweet surprise will be there! All proceeds from the bake sale go towards the community holiday decorations.

3 Center St, Milroy, PA 17063

4

May

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS CLASS FOR KIDS

9:30 am - 2:00 pm

No matter how hard we try to prevent them, emergencies happen. Sign up for a free Emergency Preparedness Class for Kids to make sure your kids are prepared and know how to help! This is class is set for Saturday, May 4 from 9:30AM to 2PM at the Port Royal Community Building. It’s open to kids ages 8-16.

The class will include:
-Talk with a 911 dispatcher and learn what questions they ask and how they help child callers (Juniata County 911 Center)
-Learn basic CPR and First Aid skills (Geisinger Lewistown Hospital)
-Explore common tools used on the ambulance and watch fire safety demonstrations (Port Royal EMS & Friendship Fire Company #1)
-Learn to recognize and handle dangerous situations/people (A Warrior Woman Self-Defense)
-and more!

Pre-registration is preferred. Text or call Heather with HH Community Events at 717-953-6212.

212 4th St, Port Royal, PA 17082

4

May

MOTHER'S DAY BRUNCH AT JVW

10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Treat your Mom, she deserves it! Come on out to Juniata Valley Winery for their Mother’s Day Brunch May 4 at 10:30AM. Enjoy live, acoustic music and a delicious brunch featuring breakfast and lunch favorites. The bar will be open serving bottomless mimosas with beer, wine & wine slushies available for purchase.
There will also be a fresh cut flower bar for moms to create a bouquet to take home with them to enjoy. The cost is $47.50/person. Tickets can be purchased individually or you can buy a table and receive a 10% discount. Tables must be bought in a single purchase. Have questions? Please contact Molly at (717) 320-2560 or jvwevents@gmail.com.

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

4

May

MERF RADIO CANTUCKY DERBY

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

It’s back! The Merf Radio Cantucky Derby, a race to raise the most food for our area food pantries!

We’ll be collecting at Weis Markets on Saturday, May 4th from 10AM to Noon. Rocco Pallotto will be in Burnham collecting for Mother Hubbard’s Cupboard while Aly Reichenbach collects in Mifflintown for the Juniata County Food Pantry.

So stop by, grab your groceries and pick up a few extras to drop in our carts outside. You’ll be helping feed those in need right here in our communities!

4521 William Penn Hwy, Mifflintown, PA 17059 AND 224 N Logan Blvd, Burnham, PA 17009

4

May

HAM SUPPER

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Lower Tuscarora Presbyterian Church is hosting a Ham Supper on Saturday, May 4 from 4 to 6PM. This is take-out only! Menu: Ham, mashed potatoes and gravy, candied sweet potatoes, corn, green beans, applesauce, roll and cake. The cost is $13 for adults, $7 for children 3-10, and little ones 2 and under eat for free.

54 Church St, Mifflin, PA 17058

5

May

FREE MOVIE NIGHT

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Join the Reedsville United Methodist Church on Sunday, May 5th for a free movie night at 6:30PM. Refreshments will be served. The selected film will be “The Note III”. All are welcome!

Genie Francis returns as advice columnist Peyton MacGruder in a new film inspired by Angela Hunt’s unforgettable characters. A romantic getaway for Peyton and husband King Danville (Ted McGinley) takes an unexpected detour when an infant is abandoned at their doorstep, transforming them into temporary parents. Petyon is reminded of her secret past and relies on her journalistic instincts to uncover the baby’s story in this all-new tale of hope, inspiration and second chances.

82 East Logan Street Reedsville, PA 17084

9

May

BLOOD DRIVE--ELLEN CHAPEL CHURCH

12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

You can give the gift of life! The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive on Thursday, May 9 at the Ellen Chapel Church. This drive will take place from 12 to 6PM. Come on out, donate your time and blood, help save some lives in the process. Book your appointment today!

11764 Ferguson Valley Road Lewistown, PA 17044

9

May

JOIN US AT THE FAMILY FUN FAIR!

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Juniata County Early Childhood Services will be hosting their annual Family Fun Fair on Thursday, May 9 from 4 to 7PM at the Juniata County Fairgrounds! There will be developmental screenings for children 5 and under, carnival activities for the children, a petting zoo, pony rides, a strolling magician, car seat checks, raffle prizes and much more!

Dylan Cisney and Devin Hart will have their race cars on display and the Friendship Fire Company, Pennsylvania State Police and Port Royal EMS will be there with their equipment for the kids to see! Our very own Aly Reichenbach will be broadcasting live from 4 to 6PM and Merf Dog will be there too for photos!

Everything is free and the event is open to the community so mark your calendars now because this is an event you don’t want to miss!

308 W. 8th Street, Port Royal, PA 17082

10

May

ECO DAY

9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Eco Day is a community day on Friday, May 10 from 9AM to 2PM, celebrating and highlighting natural heritage in Mifflin County as well as the role of our watersheds in providing healthy living environments and recreational activities to our community. This event incudes collaboration between MCHS Science and STEM students, MCSD teachers, Mifflin County environment and conservation specialists and 5th grade students at Lewistown Intermediate School, Indian Valley Elementary Center and Sacred Heart School.

100 Cherry Street, Lewistown, PA 17044

10

May

3RD ANNUAL GOLF UNITED CLASSIC

10:30 am - 4:30 pm

The United Way of Mifflin-Juniata is hosting the 3rd annual Golf United Classic on Friday, May 10 from 10:30AM to 4:30PM at the Lewistown Country Club. Save the date! Team registration is open now! Learn more here!

13 E. Third Street, Lewistown, PA 17044

10

May

JVW FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Juniata Valley winery is once again hosting their Friday Night Music Series this summer. Doors open at 5PM. Music is from 7 to 10PM. There’s just a $5 cover charge.

May 10 the band Exit 1 Mile will perform and the food vendor is Deimler’s. Wine, live music, great food and good times!

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

11

May

2ND ANNUAL SPRING FLING VENDOR SHOW & RAFFLE

8:00 am - 2:00 pm

The Thompsontown Volunteer Fire Company’s 2nd Annual Spring Fling Vendor Show & Raffle will be held Saturday, May 11 on the borough grounds surrounding and in the Firehouse and EMS Building.

Vendor setup will start as early as 6AM. The vendor show will run from 8AM to 2PM. More info to follow soon.

If you’re interested in being a participating vendor, you can get signed up here!

Cost:
**LIMITED** Interior 10′ X 10′ spot: $20 per spot
Exterior gravel or grass 12′ X 12′ spot: $15 per spot

55 State Street Thompsontown, PA 17094

11

May

KID CONNECTION 2024

9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Kid Connection 2024 is set for Saturday, May 11 from 9AM to 1PM in Downtown Lewistown.

Please note the date change from May 4th to May 11th as there are SATs, 4-H and graduations that needed accommodated.

Questions, applications for registration and concerns, reach out to Casey Goss at miffcokidconnection@gmail.com, cassandra.goss0812@gmail.com or by personal cell at 717-953-2569.

Market Street, Lewistown, PA 17044

11

May

BENEFIT ROAST PORK DINNER

3:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Enjoy a roast pork dinner with mashed potatoes, filling and gravy, a vegetable and dessert, while helping a local family in need. Join Christ’s United Lutheran Church (a.k.a. “Four Bells”) on Saturday, May 11 from 3:30 to 7PM. You can eat in or take out. Cash donations and checks (written to “Buffalo Valley Lutheran Parish”) for the meal will be accepted. All proceeds will go to help the Bolden family who recently lost their home in a fire as well as their son Reese Conklin due to injuries from that fire. Contact Teresa Shuck (570-966-2053) for more information.

13765 Old Turnpike Rd, Millmont, PA 17845

11

May

BILL BEWARD MEMORIAL TROUT DERBY

7:00 am - 11:00 am

The Bill Beward Memorial Trout Derby is set for Saturday, May 11 at Zooks Dam Area, Licking Creek. This derby is open to kids 12 and under. Registration starts at 7AM; fishing will take place from 8 to 11AM.

Zooks Dam Area, Licking Creek, PA

12

May

YOGA IN MIFFLINTOWN

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Do some Yoga in Mifflintown! Several classes are taking place at the Juniata River Commons. The schedule is as follows:

Jan. 14

Feb. 11

March 10

April 14

May 12

June 9

The cost is $8 and the start time is 12:30. To RSVP, go to their Facebook page, contact bigtreemusicandart@gmail.com, or call/text 347-261-2477.

2218 William Penn Hwy, Mifflintown, PA 17059

15

May

BLOOD DRIVE--REEDSVILLE FIRE COMPANY

1:00 pm - 6:30 pm

You can give the gift of life! The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive on Wednesday, May 15 at the Reedsville Fire Company. This drive will take place from 1 to 6:30PM. Come on out, donate your time and blood, help save some lives in the process. Book your appointment today!

16 Firehouse Boulevard Reedsville, PA 17084

17

May

JVW FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Juniata Valley winery is once again hosting their Friday Night Music Series this summer. Doors open at 5PM. Music is from 7 to 10PM. There’s just a $5 cover charge.

May 17 the group Friends of Bob will perform and the food vendor is The Twisted Egg Roll. Wine, live music, great food and good times!

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

17

May

2ND ANNUAL CHUCK ZIMMERAN MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The 2nd annual Chuck Zimmerman Memorial Golf Tournament is set for Friday, May 17 at the Lost Creek Golf Course. This tournament will have a double shotgun start. Registration is now open! Email chuckzimmermanscholarshiptrust@gmail.com to sign up. Entry for a team is $360. Proceeds benefit the Chuck Zimmerman Scholarship Trust.

28983 PA-35, Oakland Mills, PA 17076

18

May

GIFT CARD BINGO

3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Fremont Fire Department is hosting their 2nd annual Gift Card Bingo on Saturday, May 18. Doors open at 3PM and the games will get underway at 5PM. Over $2,000 in prizes up for grabs! 15 gift cards, 5 cash prizes and 3 special games. Plus door prizes, 50/50, rip tickets and side raffles! Food and drinks will be available for purchase. Tickets cost $25. Call 570-539-8230 to purchase yours today!

299 Millrace Road, Mt. Pleasant Mills, PA, 17853

18

May

COMMUNITY FUN DAY

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

A Community Giveback Day sponsored by Harper’s Warriors & Cam’s Hands on Saturday, May 18 in Walker Park from 1 to 5PM. Everything at the event is free! It’s just a way of saying thank you to the community. Activities will include a petting zoo, obstacle course, and face painting. Plus fire trucks, police cars and a race car drivers on site. Enjoy delicious bites from the concession stand and Rita’s Italian Ice too!

258 Walker Township Park Lane Mifflin, PA 17059

18

May

LEWISTOWN READ & RUN 5K RUN/WALK

9:00 am - 2:00 pm

The Primary Health Network Charitable Foundation is excited to announce its inaugural 5K race/walk! Join them for the Lewistown Read and Run, a challenging course winding through the hills of Yeagertown on Saturday, May 18. Registration begins at 9AM, welcome at 10 and a shotgun start at 10:30.

After the race, join them at Primary Health Network’s Lewistown Community Health Center for a post race celebration featuring delicious food, lively music, an awards ceremony, children’s book drive, and a 50/50.

All proceeds from this event will directly benefit the PHN Charitable Foundation, supporting their mission to enhance the health and quality of life in all of the communities that we serve. Register today here!

106 Derry Heights Blvd Yeagertown PA 17099

18

May

KIDS FISHING DERBY IN HONEY GROVE

7:00 am - 12:00 pm

The 5th Annual Home-Town Kids Fishing Derby is set for Saturday, May 18 at Woodwards Pond in Honey Grove. Registration will begin at 7AM and the derby will start at 8AM. This derby is for children ages 3 to 12 only. All children must be registered and accompanied by an adult. No spinners allowed! A Food stand will be open on site. If you have any questions feel free to contact Heidi at 717-734-2315.

850 Middle Road, Honey Grove, PA 17035

18

May

SHS 75TH ANNIVERSARY STREET FAIR

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Sacred Heart School to celebrate their 75th anniversary at a Street Fair on Saturday, May 18. This family fun day filled with lots of food and drinks, games, local entertainment and more will run from 10AM to 4PM.

Corner of Dorcus and E. 3rd St Lewistown, PA 17044

18

May

SPECIAL OLYMPICS DUCK DERBY

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Special Olympics Pennsylvania Team Mifflin-Juniata is hosting a Duck Derby on Saturday, May 18 in Kish Park. The derby is as follows:

1 Ducky $5
2 Duck Pals $10
6 Quack Pack $25
12 Quacker’s Dozen $50
25 Flock of Ducks $100
65 Golden Flock $250

Purchase a Souvenir Duck for $5. Souvenir ducks will not take part in the competition.

For more information, contact Stephen Hipple, Sr. at 717-250-1116 or email mifflinjuniataduckderby@gmail.com. Check can be written out to: Special Olympics PA-Team Mifflin Juniata.

1 Derry Park Dr, Lewistown, PA 17044

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May

EL MCMEEN FREE CONCERT IN HUNTINGDON

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Free Concert: The Singing Guitar. By award-winning acoustic guitarist, El McMeen, Sunday, May 19, 3PM at Word of Life Fellowship Church. A free will offering will be taken. El is an internationally acclaimed and award-winning acoustic guitarist, who has been included in a “greatest acoustic guitarist” list. He has recorded 18 guitar albums (in addition to compilations), and is featured or included in a number of video releases. El has written numerous books of guitar music for Mel Bay Publications, has given guitar workshops throughout the US, and produced recordings by other guitarists. His memoir, “Growing Up in God’s Country”, about his time in Huntingdon, has been honored as a #1 New Release on Amazon. For details, contact the church at 814-667-2255.

6013 Wesley Chapel Road, Huntingdon, PA16652

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May

COMMUNITY PENTECOST REVIVAL

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The local Churches of the Brethren invite you to attend a free community celebration of Pentecost on Sunday, May 19. Come enjoy a fun and inspirational revival-style service to commemorate the Disciples being sent out to spread the Gospel. This will be held at the Green Pavilion at Kish Park at 2PM. Snacks and children’s activities will be provided. The rain location is the Burnham Church of the Brethren, 541 East Freedom Avenue, Burnham PA.

1 Derry Park Dr, Lewistown, PA 17044

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May

TRIVIA IN MIFFLINTOWN

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Pine Grove United Methodist Church is hosting Trivia on Sunday, May 19 from 2 to 5PM. The entry fee is $40 per team of 4 or less. Limited tickets are available. Please call Abby Yorks to purchase at 570-768-0310. Lights snacks will be provided and a small prize for the top team! This event is a fundraiser for the Pine Grove Ladies in Missions.

4633 Cuba Mills Rd Mifflintown PA 17059

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May

OPEN MIC NIGHT IN MIFFLINTOWN

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Open Mic Night will be held at the Juniata River Commons at 6PM on the following dates: 

Jan. 27

Feb. 24

March 30

April 27

May 25

June 1

There is a suggested $5 cover charge. To perform, contact them at bigtreemusicandart@gmail.com

2218 William Penn Hwy, Mifflintown, PA 17059

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May

RACE TO BREAKFAST

7:00 am - 10:00 am

Enjoy a delicious breakfast and support Varner Motorsports/Braeden Varner Racing at the same time on Saturday, May 25 from 7 to 10AM at Port Royal Lutheran Church.

Breakfast includes: Pancakes, Eggs, Cream Dried Beef, French Toast Casserole, Baked Oatmeal, Bacon, Sausage, toast, coffee, milk and juice. The cost is $10 for adults, $7 for children ages 5-12 and any kiddos 4 and under eat for free.

Soup will also be available for take out at only $7/quart. Choose from Chili and Grandma’s chicken corn soup.

Tickets purchased by May 1 will get entry for a prize giveaway. Tickets available by contacting Braeden Varner Racing and Shanna Cisney Varner on Facebook. Tickets also available at the door event day.

402 Market St, Port Royal, PA 17082

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May

DINNER AUCTION IN PORT ROYAL

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Mark your calendar! Juniata County Helping Hands is hosting a Dinner Auction on Friday, May 31 at the Friendship Fire Company. This event is for adults 21 and older and will include an auction featuring items made by local artists.

Doors open at 5PM, drinks and Hors d’oeurves at 5:15, dinner at 6 and the auction to follow with Jeremy Imes. There will also be rip and 50/50 tickets. The cost is $25 per ticket. To purchase tickets, please contact Juniata County Helping Hands via Facebook messenger or get in touch with one of their board members. All proceeds go toward the organization to help those in need.

212 4th St, Port Royal, PA 17082

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May

BLOOD DRIVE--ST. JOHN'S LUTHERAN CHURCH

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

You can give the gift of life! The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive on Friday, May 31 at St. John’s Lutheran Church. This drive will take place from 12 to 5PM. Come on out, donate your time and blood, help save some lives in the process. Book your appointment today!

120 N Main Street Lewistown, PA 17044

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May

JVW FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Juniata Valley winery is once again hosting their Friday Night Music Series this summer. Doors open at 5PM. Music is from 7 to 10PM. There’s just a $5 cover charge.

May 31 the band Katz22 will perform and the food vendor is JVW. Tonight is also a special event night! Teachers who show their Id receive 1 free 10 oz. slushie. Wine, live music, great food and good times!

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

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June

BENEFIT CRAFT & VENDOR SHOW

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Welcome the month of June with some local vendor and artisan shopping! A Benefit Craft and Vendor Show will be held Saturday, June 1 from 10AM to 3PM at the Lewistown Armory.

Shop from a large variety of local vendors and artisans with handmade crafts. This event benefits Task Force Paxton who is currently deployed to Africa. Proceeds will go towards funding a homecoming our Soldiers deserve.

Vendors spots are $20. Tables / chairs and a 10 foot space are included. Contact Abigail Ranae on Facebook for mail-in vendors forms.

24 Armory Ln, Lewistown, PA 17044

1

June

OPEN MIC NIGHT IN MIFFLINTOWN

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Open Mic Night will be held at the Juniata River Commons at 6PM on the following dates: 

Jan. 27

Feb. 24

March 30

April 27

May 25

June 1

There is a suggested $5 cover charge. To perform, contact them at bigtreemusicandart@gmail.com

2218 William Penn Hwy, Mifflintown, PA 17059

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June

JVW FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Juniata Valley winery is once again hosting their Friday Night Music Series this summer. Doors open at 5PM. Music is from 7 to 10PM. There’s just a $5 cover charge.

June 7 The Broken Record Band will perform and the food vendor is Deimler’s and Callie’s Kitchen. Wine, live music, great food and good times!

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

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June

2ND ANNUAL ZACHARY PELLMAN MEMORIAL RIDE

10:30 am - 5:00 pm

The 2nd annual Zachary Pellman Memorial Ride is set for Saturday, June 8. All kinds of vehicles are welcome! Motorcycles, antique vehicles, cars and trucks…the more, the merrier!

Registration and the ride will start and end at Harlings Hoagies in Mifflin. Registration is from 10:30 to 11:30AM. Kickstands up at Noon. The registration fee is $30 per bike/vehicle. Additional rider/passengers are $10. The fee includes a meal after the ride.

They will have numerous raffles for gift cards and certificates, plus 50/50s before and after the ride. They are also taking pre-orders for ride t-shirts. Call 717-953-2211 to pre-order yours today. This ride benefits the scholarship fund in memory of Zachary Pellman and overdose awareness.

102 Main St, Mifflin, PA 17058

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June

YOGA IN MIFFLINTOWN

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Do some Yoga in Mifflintown! Several classes are taking place at the Juniata River Commons. The schedule is as follows:

Jan. 14

Feb. 11

March 10

April 14

May 12

June 9

The cost is $8 and the start time is 12:30. To RSVP, go to their Facebook page, contact bigtreemusicandart@gmail.com, or call/text 347-261-2477.

2218 William Penn Hwy, Mifflintown, PA 17059

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June

JVW FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Juniata Valley winery is once again hosting their Friday Night Music Series this summer. Doors open at 5PM. Music is from 7 to 10PM. There’s just a $5 cover charge.

June 14 the group Bella Donna will perform and the food vendor is Missions Pizza LLC and Sinister Mini Donuts. Wine, live music, great food and good times!

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

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June

JVW FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Juniata Valley winery is once again hosting their Friday Night Music Series this summer. Doors open at 5PM. Music is from 7 to 10PM. There’s just a $5 cover charge.

June 21 Hillbilly Diesel will perform and the food vendor is Cumberland Gap BBQ and Heeter’s Sweet Treats. Wine, live music, great food and good times!

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

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June

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE FREE COLLECTION EVENT

8:00 am - 1:00 pm

A Household Hazardous Waste Free Collection Event will be held on Saturday, June 22 from 8AM to 1PM at Mifflin County Solid Waste Authority.

What to bring:
Insecticides, Pesticides, weed killers, pool chemicals, anti-freeze, corrosives, flammables, oil based paint, fluorescent bulbs, mercury containing devices, rechargable batteries, auto batteries

Do not bring:
latex paint, medications, disposable batteries, ammo, explosives, propane tanks, smoke/CM detectors

Registration is required! This event is for Mifflin County residents only; no businesses! Visit here to register!

87 Landfill Road, Lewistown, PA 17044

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June

MEMORIAL RIDE FOR FALLEN TROOPER

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

A Memorial Ride hosted by A.B.A.T.E. Chapter 53 Patriot Rides partnering with Supporting Our Heroes of Central PA is set for June 23. Remembering and honoring Trooper Jacques F. Rougeau Jr.

Registration will begin at 10AM at the Memorial Location right below Harshbarger’s Sun N Malt in Mifflintown. A waiver must be signed to participate. Kick stands up at 1PM. The ride will be about 50 miles concluding at the Port Royal Lions Club.

Motorcycles, cars, trucks and more are all welcome to attend. The cost is $20 per bike/vehicle. Supporting Our Heroes of Central PA will have t-shirts available for $20 each as well as a Chinese Auction, and food for purchase after the ride. The Patriot Riders will have a 50/50 and small games of chance. All proceeds will go to the Mifflin/Juniata Scholarship Fund in honor of Trooper Jacques F. Rougeau Jr.

716 Swamp Rd, Mifflintown, PA 17059

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June

BLOOD DRIVE--PORT ROYAL COMMUNITY BUILDING

12:30 pm - 6:00 pm

You can give the gift of life! The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive on Tuesday, June 25 at Port Royal Community Building. This drive will take place from 12:30 to 6PM. Come on out, donate your time and blood, help save some lives in the process. Book your appointment today!

212 W 4th Street Port Royal, PA 17082

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June

JVW FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Juniata Valley winery is once again hosting their Friday Night Music Series this summer. Doors open at 5PM. Music is from 7 to 10PM. There’s just a $5 cover charge.

June 28 the band Katz22 will perform and the food vendor is Deimler’s. It’s also a special event night! Veterans or First Responders who show their ID will receive a free 10 oz. slushie. Wine, live music, great food and good times!

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

29 - 30

June

100TH ANNIVERSARY WEEKEND AT GREENWOOD FURNACE

12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The 100th Anniversary Weekend at Greenwood Furnace State Park is June 29-30. Join them to celebrate 100 years of the state park. Van Wagner will conduct a historical program and concert on Saturday. More details/programs to be announced.

15795 Greenwood Road Huntingdon, PA 16652

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July

FIREWORKS IN EAST WATERFORD

9:00 am - 11:00 pm

A Fireworks and Tannerite Show including a Yard Sale and Helicopter Rides is set for Saturday, July 6 in East Waterford. The rain date is July 13. The yard sale will begin at 9AM. Vendors are wanted! The fireworks will begin at 9:30PM. Donations are greatly appreciated! Love2Eat will be onsite with ice cream, smoothies and more. Helicopter rides start at Noon plus a DJ spinning some tunes for the fun! Call 717-860-9959 for more info.

4345 Horse Valley Road, East Waterford, PA 17021

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July

BLOOD DRIVE--REEDSVILLE FIRE COMPANY

12:30 pm - 6:00 pm

You can give the gift of life! The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive on Wednesday, July 10 at Reedsville Fire Company. This drive will take place from 12:30 to 6PM. Come on out, donate your time and blood, help save some lives in the process. Book your appointment today!

16 Firehouse Boulevard Reedsville, PA 17084

12

July

JVW FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Juniata Valley winery is once again hosting their Friday Night Music Series this summer. Doors open at 5PM. Music is from 7 to 10PM. There’s just a $5 cover charge.

July 12 Ryze will perform and the food vendor is Deimler’s. It’s also a special event night! Any farmer or member of the Farm Bureau will receive a free 10 oz. slushie. Wine, live music, great food and good times!

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

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July

JVW FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Juniata Valley winery is once again hosting their Friday Night Music Series this summer. Doors open at 5PM. Music is from 7 to 10PM. There’s just a $5 cover charge.

July 19 the band Adult Swim will perform and the food vendor is JVW. Wine, live music, great food and good times!

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

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July

JVW FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Juniata Valley winery is once again hosting their Friday Night Music Series this summer. Doors open at 5PM. Music is from 7 to 10PM. There’s just a $5 cover charge.

July 26 Drive will perform and the food vendor is Cumberland Gap BBQ. Wine, live music, great food and good times!

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

2

August

JVW FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Juniata Valley winery is once again hosting their Friday Night Music Series this summer. Doors open at 5PM. Music is from 7 to 10PM. There’s just a $5 cover charge.

August 2 Hillbilly Diesel will perform and the food vendor is Missions Pizza LLC. Wine, live music, great food and good times!

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

3

August

BEACH BLAST AT GREENWOOD FURNACE

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come on out to the Beach Blast at Greenwood Furnace State Park on Saturday, August 3. There will be kayak demos, sand castle competitions, swim across the lake, and educational activities.

15795 Greenwood Road Huntingdon, PA 16652

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August

JVW FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Juniata Valley winery is once again hosting their Friday Night Music Series this summer. Doors open at 5PM. Music is from 7 to 10PM. There’s just a $5 cover charge.

The Broken Record will perform on August 9 and the food vendor is Deimler’s and Callie’s Kitchen. This show is also during the winery’s Anniversary event. Wine, live music, great food and good times!

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

16

August

JVW FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Juniata Valley winery is once again hosting their Friday Night Music Series this summer. Doors open at 5PM. Music is from 7 to 10PM. There’s just a $5 cover charge.

August 16 the band Fools on Stools will perform and the food vendor is JVW. Wine, live music, great food and good times!

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

16

August

HUNTINGDON BOROUGH POLICE DEPARTMENT GOLF TOURNAMENT

8:00 am - 7:00 pm

The Huntingdon Borough Police Department Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, August 16 at the American Legion Country Club in Mount Union. Registration starts at 8AM and Tee Time is 9AM. The cost is $100 per person which includes green fees and cart, a meal following the tournament, t-shirt and any food and beverages during your golfing time. Proceeds from this event help fund various programs within the community and support area youth. The registration deadline is July 19. Any questions? Call 814-643-3960.

1 Country Club Road, Mount Union, PA 17066

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August

OLD-FASHIONED SKILLS DAY

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Old-Fashioned Skills Day at the Greenwood Furnace State Park is set for Saturday, August 17. Learn about skills from the past through demonstrations and hands-on activities including atlatl, stone sling, primitive bow making, Native American tools and artifacts, flintknapping and blacksmithing.

15795 Greenwood Road Huntingdon, PA 16652

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August

JVW FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Juniata Valley winery is once again hosting their Friday Night Music Series this summer. Doors open at 5PM. Music is from 7 to 10PM. There’s just a $5 cover charge.

August 23 Liquid Courage will perform and the food vendor is The Speckled Moose. Wine, live music, great food and good times!

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

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August

JVW FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Juniata Valley winery is once again hosting their Friday Night Music Series this summer. Doors open at 5PM. Music is from 7 to 10PM. There’s just a $5 cover charge.

August 30 Bella Donna will perform and the food vendor is Cumberland Gap BBQ and Heeter’s Sweet Treats. Wine, live music, great food and good times!

19175 PA-35, Mifflin, PA 17058

4

September

BLOOD DRIVE--REEDSVILLE FIRE COMPANY

12:30 pm - 6:00 pm

You can give the gift of life! The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive on Wednesday, September 4 at Reedsville Fire Company. This drive will take place from 12:30 to 6PM. Come on out, donate your time and blood, help save some lives in the process. Book your appointment today!

16 Firehouse Boulevard Reedsville, PA 17084

26

October

HALLOWEEN IN THE PARK AT GREENWOOD FURNACE

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Halloween in the Park at Greenwood Furnace is set for Saturday, October 26. Enjoy an evening of Halloween-themed games and activities. Trick or Treat will be held in the campground along with a campsite decorating contest.

15795 Greenwood Road Huntingdon, PA 16652

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December

HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE AT GREENWOOD FURNACE

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

A Holiday Open House will be held at Greenwood Furnace State Park on Sunday, December 8. There will be carriage rides, make and take crafts and ornaments, live music, refreshments, face painting and of course a meet and greet with Santa! More info to be announced.

15795 Greenwood Road Huntingdon, PA 16652