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Gun bonanza - 11 a.m., July 26, Beaver Springs Fire Co. Tickets are $10. To buy tickets call (570) 658-2311 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.
Washer tournament - 6 p.m. - registration, 6:30 p.m. - tournament starts, Aug. 1, Paxtonville Park. Cost is $10 per team. A food stand will be open. Sign up at the Paxtonville Post Office or by calling (570) 837-5374. Proceeds benefit the Paxtonville Community Organization.
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.
Knit a dishcloth workshop - 7-9 p.m., Aug. 7 and Aug. 14, Gallery 3West, Monument Square, Lewistown. Cost is $20 per person. The workshop is for individuals ages 10 and up. Children younger than 15 must be accompanied by an adult. All materials provided. Participants must register. To register, email email@example.com or call 994-1225. Sponsored by the Mifflin-Juniata Arts Council.
Thursday, July 24
Christmas in July craft sale -3-5 p.m., Brookline Manor, 2 Manor Blvd., Mifflintown. There will be craft vendors, food and 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.
Saturday, July 26
All-you-can-eat breakfast - 6-10 a.m., Bannerville Fire Co. Cost is $8 for adults, $4 for children between the ages 5 and 12 and free for children younger than 5. For more information, call (570) 685-6477.
Lewistown-Granville High School Class of 1967 reunion picnic - breakfast at 9 a.m., lunch at 1 p.m., Greenwood Furnace State Park pavilion 1. Bring a covered dish.
Dollar Day - noon-6 p.m., Central Juniata Park Pool. Sponsored by the First National Bank of Mifflintown. Hot dogs and games with prizes can be enjoyed throughout the afternoon.
Free community breakfast - 8:30-10:30 a.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 428 S. Main St., Lewistown. Guests are asked to use the church's rear entrance.
Lewistown High School Class of 1964 dinner dance - 6 p.m., Lewistown Moose Club ballroom, Lewistown.
Indoor yard sale - 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Holy Communion Lutheran Church, Yeagertown. Refreshments will be served.
Sunday, July 27
Mifflin County Pond Club meeting - 6 p.m., 12 Rush Lane, McClure. Deborah Werntz will present "Ponding As Part of a Wildlife Yard!" Bring a lawn chair and a pond plant to talk about. For more information, call Jo Ann at 667-2390 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Ice cream sundae social - 6 p.m., Bender Park, Reedsville. Music provided by Greg Devecchis. Sponsored by Evangelical Lutheran Church of Reedsville.
Free movie - 8:30 p.m., Grace United Methodist Church, 101 Logan St., Lewistown. "The Lego Movie" will be shown. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Snacks and drinks will be provided.