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Clothing closet - 9 a.m.-noon, first and third Saturday of each month, Evangel Baptist Church basement, Lewistown. Sandwiches and soup available.
Soup and sandwich luncheon - 10 a.m., May 20, Watts Memorial Methodist Church, Belleville. Soups are $3.75 per quart and include chicken corn, ham bean and vegetable. Bring your own container.
Soup sale - 11 a.m.-1 p.m., May 20, St. John's Lutheran Church, Siglerville. Soups are $3.75 per quart and flavors are vegetable beef, chicken and corn, and chicken and corn with rivels.
Ladies in Fellowship Together meeting 10 a.m., May 21, park in McAlisterville. Bring a picnic lunch.
28th annual Country Memories Day - 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., May 24, in McVeytown. Breakfast will be served near the town square from 6-10 a.m. The opening ceremony is set for 9:30 a.m. Activities will include horse and wagon rides, displays of antique and classic vehicles, street vendors, music, old-time demonstrations by a jeweler, broom-maker, blacksmith and more.
Buffalo Ridge Loop hike - 9:30-10:30 a.m., May 24, Little Buffalo State Park, Newport. Join the park naturalist for a hike on the Fisherman's Trail and half of the Buffalo Ridge Trail to make a one-hour loop. Hikers should wear sturdy footwear and bring drinking water. Meet at the stage in the park's East Day Use Area. Call 567-9255 for more information.
Stream Stomp - 11 a.m. to noon, May 24, Little Buffalo State Park. Find out what lives in the creek by catching the critters that live at the water's bottom. Participants will learn to identify what was caught and what that can reveal about the health of the stream. Closed-toed shoes should be worn. Meet by the performance stage in the park's east area.
Pennsylvania's Venemous Snakes - 7:30-9:30 p.m., May 24, Greenwood Furnace State Park, 15795 Greenwood Road, Huntingdon. Meet at the blacksmith shop. This program includes live specimens presented in a safe conservation-oriented environment. Call (814) 667-1800 for information.
Movie night and picnic - 6 p.m. to dusk, May 30, in the parking lot at McVeytown United Methodist Church.
Art and music festival - 10 a.m.-3 p.m., May 31, Tuscarora Junior High School. Art by area elementary, junior high school and high school students will be on display. There will be music by the East Juniata High School Jazz Band and Juniata High School and elementary student performances. The event also will feature face painting, games and creation stations.
Mifflin County Community Movie Night - 8 p.m., June 6, Hartman Center, Reedsville. Admission is free and "Monsters Inc." will be shown. Popcorn, s'mores and drinks are provided. Bring a blanket or chair. The event is sponsored by Communities That Care, G-Man Entertainment and the Hartman Center.
Kids Fun Fest - 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., June 7, Zimmerman Trucking, 190 E. Industrial Drive, Mifflintown.
Photo contest - The Perry County Council of the Arts is accepting entries for its annual photo contest. This year's theme is "Birds and Animals of Perry County." Selected entries will be printed in the 2015 Perry County Calendar and sold throughout the county. Both amateur and professional photographers are welcome to enter the contest. Deadline is June 9. Contest guidelines may be found at PCCA Gallery or by visiting www.perrycountyarts.org.
Support group - 6-8 p.m., June 9, July 7 and Aug. 11, Calvary Bible Church, Burnham. Group is for parents, adult sibilings, grandparents and guardians of children and young person with mental health and/or behavioral health needs.
Car and craft show -8 a.m.-3 p.m., June 14, registration is from 8 a.m.-noon, Newton-Wayne Fire Co. Registration is $10 per vehicle. For more information, call (814) 599-4567.
S'Mores night - 6:30 p.m., June 14, McVeytown United Methodist Church, on Queen Street, in McVeytown. Join the congregation for worship and s'mores.
Summer Science Camp - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., June 16-20, Penn State Learning Center and Extension Office, Lewistown. Activities include Robotics, using Lego Mindstorm, NXT Programming, Space Exploration, and a trip to Little Buffalo Park and Pool. Call the extension office at 248-9618 by June 6 to register.
Girls Rock Day Camp - 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., June 16 to 20, Penn State Learning Center and Extension Office, Lewistown. Topics and activities include healthy lifestyle and choices, leadership, self-image, fashion, Zumba, jazz dance, crafts, swimming, skin and hair care, scavenger hunt, and there will be guest speakers. Call the extension office at 248-9618 by May 30 to register.
Juniata County Youth Fair - July 28-Aug. 1, Port Royal Fairgrounds.
60th annual Mifflin County Youth Fair - Aug. 6-9, Mifflin County Youth Park, Reedsville.