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Writing workshop - 7-9 p.m., July 24, 31, Gallery 3West, Monument Square, Lewistown. Cost is $20. Reservations are required. Bring a pen or pencil and a notebook. For more information or to register, call 994-1225 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by the Mifflin-Juniata Arts Council.
Gun bonanza - 11 a.m., July 26, Beaver Springs Fire Co. Tickets are $10. To buy tickets call (570) 658-2311 or email email@example.com. All proceeds benefit the Beaver Springs Fire Co.
Chicken barbecue - 11 a.m.-1 p.m., July 27, McClure American Legion. Benefits McClure Veteran's Memorial Pool. To order call Adam Ewig (570) 765-8411 or Janet Will (570) 765-5731.
Free luncheon - Noon, July 30, First United Methodist Church, Lewistown. Ham salad and macaroni salad will be served. For transportation call 248-1011 by noon, Tuesday, July 29.
Monday, July 21
Open house - 7 p.m., Belleville Mennonite School. For prospective parents and their children. For more information, call 935-2184 or visit www.bmsprek12.org.
Blood drive - 1-7 p.m., Burnham YMCA.
Mifflin County Library Board of Directors meeting - 5:15 p.m., Mifflin County Library, Lewistown.
Lewistown Knitting Circle - 6-8 p.m., Rhodes Memorial Church, Lewistown. Call 242-1591 for more information.
Mifflin County Shrine Club meeting - Dinner at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m., Burnham OIP.
Tuesday, July 22
Senior farmer's market - 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Beaver Springs Senior Center, 55 Elm St., Beaver Springs. Senior farmer's market nutrition program provides $20 of free produce to Union-Snyder County seniors who qualify. Proof of age and residency required. To obtain a proxy form or more information, call (570) 524-2100 or (570) 374-5558.
Free concert - 6-8:30 p.m., Yeagertown Senior Center. Down Yantz will perform from 6-7 p.m. and Tom and Chris Shaffer will perform from 7 -8:30 p.m.
Free lunch - 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., New Life Church soup kitchen, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham.
Charity knitting circle - 5:30-7:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Lewistown. New members welcome. For more information, call 242-1591.
Exercise class - 3:30 p.m., St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Lewistown. Call 953-6158 for more information.
Dominoes - 9 a.m., Derry Township Senior Center, Yeagertown.
Sonshine Children's Club meeting - 6:30-8 p.m., LUMINA Center, Lewistown. For children ages 6 to 18.
Knights of the 21st Century meeting - 7 p.m., First Baptist Church, Lewistown.
Wednesday, July 23
Block party - 4-7 p.m., Highland Park Presbyterian Church, Lewistown. The church will provide hot dogs and drinks. There will be games and activities.
Mother Goose on the Loose - 10 a.m., Rudy Gelnett Memorial Library, Selinsgrove. Circle time for children ages 3 and younger.
Clothing bank - 10 a.m.-1 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 200 E. Third St., Lewistown.
Open coffee time 8:30-11:20 a.m., McVeytown United Methodist Church, Queen Street, McVeytown.
Ice cream social - 5-7 p.m., Salem United Methodist Church, New Lancaster Valley.