Castle Valley FYI
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Carbon High Class of 1998 reunion - The 10-year reunion is slated June 14. Graduates and community members are encouraged to e-mail contact information to email@example.com. People may also contact Melinda (Brady) Curtis at 801-971-7291 with information.
Carbon High-Notre Dame Class of 1968 reunion - Registration deadline is May 15. For information, call Barbara Jewkes at 472-5680.
Food handlers classes - Two-hour sessions are scheduled April 16, May 20 and June 18 at 9 a.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the health department in Price. Classes will also be taught April 17, May 22 and June 19 at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the health district in Castle Dale.
Test fees are required. For information, contact Claron Bjork at the health department at 637-3671.
Learn to speak, understand English - Small group sessions are scheduled Tuesday and Thursday at 6 p.m. at the LDS Church located at 150 South 500 East in Price.
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 Food items should not be outdated.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.
Girls group activities are planned April 9 and April 23.
English as a second language classes are Monday and Thursday at 6 p.m. Basic literacy classes are scheduled as needed. 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.
Helper beautification project - focuses on improving Main Street, the river walkway and city cemetery. Donations may be placed in piggy banks at various businesses or deposited in the Helper community development account at Balance Rock Credit Union, 100 West 200 North.
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.
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.
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, 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. Contact Veloy Wilder at 637-0290.
Bookcliff Historical Society - will host an open house April 12 from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the group's building on Whitmore Drive in East Carbon. Historical pictures and items of the East Carbon-Sunnyside area will be displayed. Refreshments will be served and there will be door prizes.
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.
Square dancing - is the first and third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. at the senior citizens center, 107 S. Carbon Avenue, Price.
MOPS - The Mothers of Preschoolers group meets the second and fourth Monday of the month at 6 p.m. at Price Chapel.
Daughters of the Utah Pioneers - The schedule includes:
Helper Balance Rock Camp meets the second Wednesday of the month at 2 p.m.
East Carbon Geneva Camp meets the third Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m.
Price Juniper Camp meets the third Wednesday of the month at 6 p.m. at the senior citizens center.
Price Sarah Jane Powell meets the third Tuesday of the month at 2:30 p.m. at the Villa.
Wellington Log Cabin Camp meets the second Wednesday of the month at 2 p.m.
Price Sunflower Camp meets the third Thursday of the month at 1 p.m. at the senior center.
Castle Country King Crawlers - Meetings are the third Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at King Crawler 4x4 at the county fairgrounds.
Castle Country Quilters - The group meets the third Thursday of the month at 1:30 p.m. at the Price senior citizens center lunchroom.
BACA - meets at 6 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month at Kraync Motor in Price.
Castle Country Fiber Guild - meets the first Monday of the month at 7 p.m.
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.
Castle Valley Archaeology Society - meets the third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. in the CEU museum classroom.
Carbon County Historical Society - meets the last Thursday of the month at 6 p.m. at the senior citizens center.
CUSCRA - meets the second Tuesday of the month at the Log Palace at 7 p.m.
Utah Friends of Paleontology - meets the second Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. in the classroom at CEU Prehistoric Museum.
Desert Wings R/C Club - meets the first Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. at the Carbon fairgrounds.
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. For information, call Pastor Andrew Lasslo at 472-5913.
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. For information, contact the church at 637-1162.
Price United Methodist - Adult Sunday School is at 9 a.m., followed by worship at 10:30 a.m. For scouting and youth information, contact the church office at 637-0127.
Assumption Greek Orthodox - Divine liturgy is Sunday, 10:15 to 11:45 a.m. Holy days services are at 10 a.m. For information, call the church at 637-7398.
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. Call Pastor Carl Sitterud at 687-2933 for information.
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. For information, contact Pastor Jose Banuelos at 637-5304.
Ascension St. Matthew's - The Lutheran and Episcopal congregation meets for Sunday School at 9:30 a.m., followed by services at 10:30 a.m. Potluck is the first Sunday of the month. For information, call the church at 637-0106.
Grace Baptist Church - Schedule includes Sunday School, 10 a.m.; morning service, 11 a.m.; and afternoon service, 5 p.m. Wednesday is Bible study at 6 p.m. For information, call Pastor Jeff Warix at 472-0861.
Price Chapel - Sunday schedule includes worship and Sunday School for all ages, 9:30 a.m.; and worship, adult Sunday School and kids church, 11 a.m. Youth meet Monday at 6:30 p.m. AWANA groups for children meet Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Contact the church at 637-5244 for information.
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. For information, call Pastor Mike McGuire at 613-8159.
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. For information, call Rev. Lyman Fiack at 472-3328.
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. For information, call the church at 637-6774.
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. For information, contact the church at 637-8968.
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. For information, contact Pastor Mike Smith at 472-8059.
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. Call the church or Pastor Mike Mayfield for information.
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. For information, contact Pastor Bill Wright at 637-7005.
Carbon-Emery Church of Christ - Sunday schedule includes classes, 10 a.m.; and worship at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., with evangelist Mark Collins. Wednesday classes are at 7 p.m.