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Writing workshop - 7-9 p.m., July 24 and 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.
Chicken barbecue and chicken corn soup sale - 11 a.m., Aug. 2, McVeytown Lions Club. Chicken is $4 per half; and soup is $4 per quart. To order call 580-1394.
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.
Immunization clinic - 2-4 p.m., East Waterford Fire Co., Main Street, East Waterford. The PA Dept. of Health providing Tdap, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B and Pneumnovax. For more information, call 527-4185.
Thursday, July 24
Christmas in July craft sale -3-5 p.m., Brookline Manor, 2 Manor Blvd., Mifflintown. There will be craft vendors and food, as well as free health screenings.
"How the Navy Won the Civil War" lecture - 7 p.m., Degenstein Library, 40 S. Fifth St., Sunbury. The speaker will be Glenn Knight. For more information, call Greg Kline at 571-6877. Sponsored by The Susquehanna Civil War Roundtable.
Free pool party - 6:30-8:30 p.m., Central Juniata Park Pool. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Hot dogs, popcorn and drinks will be provided.
Lewistown High School Class of 1964 50th reunion social - 6:30 p.m., JP Edwards, Lewistown.
Kish Girls Class of 1966 luncheon - 10 a.m., at the home of Karen R. If a ride is needed meet at 9:30 a.m. at Dairy Land.
Friday, July 25
Splash hop - 7-10 p.m., Veteran's Memorial Pool, McClure. Admission is $3.
Lewistown High School Class of 1964 classmate night - 6 p.m., Moose Club ball room, Lewistown.