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Job fair - Sponsored by the Job Opportunity Based Systems committee and member organizations, the event is slated March 13 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the College of Eastern Utah's student center.

The activity will provide job hunters and employers an opportunity to network. The event is open to the public at no charge.

For information, contact Kathy Murray at 613-5284.

Immunization clinic hours - Clinics are scheduled at Southeastern Utah Health District Monday through Thursday from 3 to 4:30 p.m. and Friday from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Women's cancer screening - Women 50 years of age or older may qualify for a free breast and cervical cancer exams and mammograms. For information, call the public health district at 637-3671. Women ages 40 to 49 may qualify for a low-cost exam.

Golden Rule Mission - is accepting household, clothing and food donations. Household and clothing items should be in good conditions. Food items should not be outdated. For information, contact the mission in Helper at 472-2631.

Free legal clinics - Utah Legal Services has scheduled free clinics the second and fourth Monday of the month from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the 7th District Court complex, located at 149 East 100 South in Price.

Residents should bring all pertinent documents pertaining to legal questions. For information, residents may contact the agency toll-free at 1-800-662-1563.

Carbon County Animal Shelter - AVID chip pet identification is available at the shelter. Hours are Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Carbon County RSVP - Residents who would like to lend a helping hand or need the assistance of volunteers may contact the Price RSVP program at 637-9118 or call the East Carbon office.

Carbon County Family Support and Children's Justice Center - offers crisis care for families with children from infants to 11 years old.

The crisis nursery is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Residents may use the nursery for respite, doctor and mental health appointments, court appearances, medical emergencies, family crisis, support meetings, divorce classes and to escape domestic violence.

Parenting classes are scheduled Thursday at 1:30 p.m.

The center is also collecting donations for displaced families. Furniture items will be accepted only if the center has families in need. For information, call the center at 637-0281.

Child care resource and referral - For information on reserving a spot at upcoming child care provider orientation classes, local residents may contact Avis Burrows at 636-2355.

Applications for startup grants are available at the office at CEU.

Cell phones for seniors - are available at Carbon County RSVP. The program provides cell phones that dial 911 in emergencies at no cost to participants.

For information, seniors may call the RSVP office at 637-9118.

Price library - Hours are Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 6:45 p.m., Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. and closed Sunday.

Story time is scheduled Monday at 11 a.m. for toddlers, Tuesday and Wednesday at 5 p.m. and Thursday at 1 p.m.

The library will host a weekly group for girls 6 to 12 years of age starting Feb. 6 at 3:30 p.m.

English as a second language classes are Monday and Thursday at 6 p.m. Basic literacy classes are scheduled as needed.

For information, contact the library at 636-3188.

Helper library - Hours are Monday through Thursday, noon to 6 p.m.; Friday, noon to 4 p.m.; and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The library offers Internet accessible computers and will obtain books for patrons through the inter-facility loan program.

For information, contact the library at 472-5601.

CEU Library - Hours are Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Hours vary during holiday weekends and school breaks. For information, contact the library at 613-5209.

Gallery East - Hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Carbon Family Resource Center - Story time is Wednesday at 11:15 a.m. The free lending library open to the community includes items for children, teens, parents and grandparents.

CFRC is located at Castle Valley Center, 755 N. Cedar Hills Drive, Price. Contact the center for hours at 650-3830.



Rape crisis hot line - Rape or domestic violence victims in the Carbon-Emery County area may contact the local 24-hour crisis line toll-free at 1-866-894-8610.

Carbon County Humane Society - offers clinics the second Tuesday of the month at 5 S. Carbon Avenue, Price.

Contact the society at 637-0588 for appointments.

Second Chance Wildlife Rehabilitation - is a non-profit group dedicated to the care of orphaned, injured or ill wildlife. The group needs adult volunteers. Contact Debbie Pappas at 650-3441 for information.

Price Main Street program - The board meets the first Wednesday of the month at noon in room 207 of Price City Hall. For information, contact Melanie Steele at 820-1290.

Helper community development committee - meets Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the civic auditorium.

Castle Country Habitat for Humanity - is accepting applications for homes from eligible candidates. The office is located at 150 South 700 East in Price. Donations may be sent to PO Box 724, Price, UT 84501. For information, contact the organization at 637-9701.

CEU Prehistoric Museum - is open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. For information, contact the museum.

CASA volunteers needed - Court appointed special advocate volunteers are men and women who want to help abused and neglected children. To volunteer, contact the CASA coordinator at (435) 381-5595.

Foster Care Foundation - Carbon-Emery residents interested in becoming foster or adoptive parents may contact Heather Ogden at 636-0210.

Clubnotes

MOPS - The Mothers of Preschoolers group meets the second and fourth Monday of the month at 6 p.m. at Price Chapel.

Castle Country King Crawlers - Meetings are the third Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. From April to September, the group meets at King Crawler 4x4 at Carbon County Fairgrounds. From October to March, meetings are at the county GIS building.

For information, call Scott Edwards at 613-0204.

Castle Country Quilters - The group meets the third Thursday of the month at 1:30 p.m. at the Price senior citizens center lunchroom.

For information, call Lorna Jennings at 637-5836..

BACA - meets at 6 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month at Kraync Motor, 98 South 300 East in Price.

Castle Country Fiber Guild - meets the first Monday of the month at 7 p.m.

For information, contact Michelle Goldsmith at 650-3290.

Masonic Lodges - Regular activities include:

Carbon Lodge 16, F&AM, first Mondays, 7:30 p.m.

Joppa Lodge 26, F&AM, first Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m.

Eastern Star, Naomi Chapter 13, first Thursdays, 7:30 p.m.

Job's Daughters, Bethel 3, second and fourth Saturdays, 10 a.m..

York Rite (chapter, council, commandary alternating), first Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m.

Contact Norman Smith for information.

Castle Valley Archaeology Society - meets the third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. in the CEU museum classroom.

For information, contact Margene Hackney at 637-0482.

Carbon County Historical Society - meets the last Thursday of the month at 6 p.m. at the senior citizens center.

For information, call Kathy Hamaker at 637-5456.

Carbon County Triad - meets the first Wednesday of the month at 1:30 p.m. at the Price public safety dispatch center.

Members focus on law enforcement and aging programs to assist the elderly.

CUSCRA - meets the second Tuesday of the month at the Log Palace at 7 p.m. For information, call Vickie Birch at 637-5669.

Utah Friends of Paleontology - meets the second Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. in the classroom at CEU Prehistoric Museum. Business meeting is at 6:30 p.m.

For information, contact Leland Jonas at 637-7126.

Desert Wings R/C Club - meets the first Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. at the Carbon fairgrounds.

For information, contact Chris Rigert at 613-1882.

Support groups

Recovery classes - are scheduled Monday to Friday at the Golden Rule Mission in Helper from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Classes include relapse prevention, Big Book, 12 steps, traditions, spirituality and life skills.

Price Recovery group - meets Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the CEU computer building.

Reach to Recovery - The American Cancer Society program matches a diagnosed breast cancer patient with a trained survivor who can answer questions and address concerns.

For information, Carbon County residents may contact Shanna Mezek at 637-3204.

MS support group- meets the first Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. in the conference room at Southeastern Utah Health District in Price.

For information, call Danny or Tami Velasquez at 637-0712.

Grieving parent support group - For parents who have lost a child, the group meets the first Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the Castleview classroom.

FUTURES - The Carbon County NAMI affiliate, a support group developed for families who have children with challenges, meets the first and third Wednesday of the month.

The first Wednesday is designated as a caregiver support night. The third Wednesday is family activity night.

Scooter & Wheelchair Users ADA support group - meets the second Tuesday of the month at 1 p.m. at the housing authority, 251 S. 1600 East, Price.

Domestic violence support groups - are scheduled weekly. For information, local residents may call the 24-hour crisis line at 637-6589.

Grief support group - Open to all residents who have lost loved ones, the group meets the second Wednesday of the month at 3:30 p.m. at Active Re-Entry, 10 South Fairgrounds Road.

For information, contact Active Re-Entry at 637-4950

AA, NA, Naranon and Al-Anon meetings - The schedule includes:

AA (open), daily, noon, Price Alano Club, 1267 Carbonville Road.

AA Coal Sober (open), Wednesday and Saturday, 8 p.m., Price Alano Club.

Al-Anon (for friends and relatives of alcoholics), Wednesday, 7 p.m. Methodist Church, 10 N. 200 East, Price.

NA (open), Monday, 6 p.m., Four Corners Mental Health.

Naranon (open, for friends and relatives of drug addicts), Monday, 7 p.m., Price Alano Club.

AA Stepsisters (closed), Tuesday, 4 p.m., Price Alano Club.

AA (open), Thursday, 8 p.m., Huntington senior center, 176 West 100 North.

AA (open), Tuesday and Friday, 8 p.m., East Carbon City Hall, 105 West Geneva Road.

NA (open) Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday, 8 p.m.; Friday (closed), 7 p.m.;

Saturday (open), 6:30 p.m., Price Alano Club.

NA, Tuesday and Thursday, 6 p.m., Helper mission.

NA (open), Thursday 7 p.m., ABC learning center, 102 Grassy Trail.

Women's cancer support group - meets the third Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. at Castleview's classroom. For information, contact Sherry King at 637-4800, extension 3510.

Caregivers support group - meets the last Wednesday of the month at 3:30 p.m. at 10 South Fairgrounds Road.

For information, local residents may contact Lisa Perla at 637-4950.

Life Line pregnancy assistance and support - provides alternatives to abortion for women with unplanned pregnancies. Services include testing, verification, referrals to community resources and counseling.

The 24-hour crisis line number is 636-0700. Donations and volunteers are welcomed.

Look Good, Feel Better - The American Cancer Society program helps women address the appearance related side effects of treatment. The group meets the first Monday of the month at 6 p.m. at Castleview Hospital. To register, call Debbie Prichard at 613-5302.

Cancer resource center - Volunteers are needed to staff the American Cancer Society information center at Castleview Hospital. Hours are flexible and training is free of charge. For information, contact Gail Harding at 613-1132.



Teen parenting class - is scheduled Monday and Wednesday from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Lighthouse.

Thirty-six hours will equal one elective credit.

Churches

Lenten lunches - will be served March 12 from noon until 12:30 p.m. at Price United Methodist Church. Guest speaker will be Pastor Dan Samuelson of Price Chapel. Free will offerings will be accepted.

Catholic Masses - The schedule includes:

East Carbon Good Shepherd, Saturday at 4 p.m.

Green River St. Michael the Archangel, Wednesday at 6 p.m..

Price Notre Dame de Lourdes, Saturday at 5:30 p.m., Sunday at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.

Helper St. Anthony of Padua, Saturday at 5 p.m., Sunday at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m., holy days at 8:30 a.m., noon and 7 p.m., weekdays at 8:30 a.m.

Huntington Mission San Rafael, second and fourth Sunday at 1:30 p.m.

New Life Ministries - Services are Sunday, 10 a.m. Services include nursery and children's ministry. Youth meet Thursday at 7 p.m.

Seventh-day Adventist - Saturday Sabbath School is at 9:30 a.m., followed by worship at 11 a.m. Bible study and prayer meeting are Thursday 6:30 p.m.

Price United Methodist - Adult Sunday School is at 9 a.m., followed by worship at 10:30 a.m.

Assumption Greek Orthodox - Divine liturgy is Sunday, 10:15 to 11:45 a.m. Holy days services are at 10 a.m.

Desert Edge Christian Chapel - Sunday schedule includes worship service at 10 a.m.; Sunday School at 11 a.m. Youth meet Monday at 6 p.m. AWANA meets Wednesday at 6 p.m.

Bethel Spanish Assembly of God - Worship is at 9:45 a.m., followed by Sunday School at 11 a.m. Prayer meetings are Sunday and Wednesday at 6 p.m.

Ascension St. Matthew's - meets for Sunday School at 9:30 a.m., followed by services at 10:30 a.m.

Grace Baptist Church - Schedule includes Sunday School, 10 a.m.; morning service, 11 a.m.; and afternoon service, 6 p.m. Wednesday is Bible study at 6 p.m.

Price Chapel - Sunday schedule includes worship services at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.; all ages Sunday School at 10 a.m.; and kids church at 11 a.m. Youth ministries are Monday at 6:30 p.m. AWANA groups for children meet Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.

Price First Baptist - Sunday services are Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.; and mission kids at 6 p.m. Tuesday is Bible study for adults at 10 a.m. Wednesday meeting and Bible study are at 7 p.m.

Wellington First Baptist - Sunday services are Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m.; and discipleship; 5 p.m. Wednesday includes prayer, youth Bible study and fellowship at 7 p.m.

Liberty Faith Fellowship - Sunday School is at 9:30 a.m., followed by service, 10:45 a.m. Youth activities are Tuesday at 6 p.m., followed by 7 p.m. service.

Trinity Christian Center - Sunday School is at 9:45 a.m., followed by services at 10:50 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Tuesday includes prayer at 10 a.m. and Bible study at 7 p.m.

Church of God of Prophecy - Sunday services include Sunday School, 10 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Bible study is Tuesday at 7 p.m. Prayer meeting is Friday at 7 p.m.

Freedom Christian Fellowship - Sunday services include Bible study, 9:45 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday includes mission kids, 5 p.m.; and prayer meeting, 6:30 p.m.

East Carbon Community Church - Sunday schedule includes prayer meeting, 9 a.m.; Sunday School for all ages, 10 a.m.; and worship, 11 a.m. Youth group meets Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Carbon -Emery Church of Christ - Sunday schedule includes classes, 10 a.m.; and worship at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Wednesday classes are at 7 p.m.

Veterans

Veterans employment representative - is available Monday through Friday at the department of workforce services, 475 West Price River Drive.

The representative will answer questions about benefits and assist with applications, employment and veterans issues.

For information, Carbon County veterans may contact Steve Wilkinson at 636-2343.

Marine Corps League - meets the second Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Price American Legion Hall, 27 North 100 West. For membership information, contact David Brewer at 472-8757.

Helper American Legion Auxiliary - meets the fourth Thursday of the month at 6 p.m. For information, contact Pat Scherschel at 472-8203.

VFW - Post hours are Monday - Saturday from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. Meetings are the second Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. Games are on Sunday at 1 p.m. For information, call the post at 637-7424.

VFW Ladies Auxiliary - meets the second Friday of the month at 3 p.m.

Price American Legion Post 3 - meets the first and third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. at 27 North 100 West.

American Legion Auxiliary - meets the third Tuesday of the month. For information, contact Veloy Wilder at 637-0290.



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