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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.
Messiah concert - will be presented Dec. 7.
National library gaming day - Helper library will host the activity Nov. 15 from noon until 6 p.m. The event will include games and snacks. Participants may bring treats.
For information, contact the library at 472-5601.
Helper Tree Magic - Participants in the Rio Theatre benefit event will decorate trees Nov. 18, Nov. 19 and Nov. 20 from 5 to 8 p.m.
Bidding will be conducted Nov. 21 from 5 to 8 p.m. and Nov. 22 from noon until 4 p.m. Participants will be asked to donate lights and decorations. Local groups, organizations and families interested in supporting the event may contact Jodi Mascaro at 650-6272 for information.
Helper's Christmas festival - The schedule includes the following events:
Christmas craft fair, Nov. 21 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Nov. 22 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the civic auditorium.
Lights on ceremony, Nov. 28 at 6 p.m., followed by a visit from Santa at the civic auditorium.
Expressions ballet, Dec. 2 and Dec. 3 at 7 p.m. at the Rio Theatre. Tickets may be purchased at the door.
Breakfast with Santa, Dec. 6 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the civic auditorium.
Chili dinner, Dec. 5 and Dec. 6 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the civic auditorium.
Variety show, Dec. 5 and Dec. 6 at 5:30 p.m. at the Rio Theatre.
Electric Light Parade, Dec. 5 and Dec. 6 at 7 p.m. on Helper's Main Street.
Fireworks, Dec. 6 following the parade.
Relay for Life - The kick off for the 2009 event is planned Jan. 6 at 6:30 p.m. The relay is slated June 6 and June 6.
For committee and captain meeting information, residents with Internet access may contact event chair Paula Wells at firstname.lastname@example.org. Recruitment chair Karen Spigarelli may be reached by telephone at 650-5118.
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, 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 volunteer or need assistance 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.
Child care resource and referral - For information on reserving a spot at upcoming child care provider orientation classes, residents may contact Avis Burrows at 636-2355. Applications for startup grants are available.
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., closed Saturday and 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.
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.
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 a volunteer to organize and carry out fundraising events. Contact Debbie Pappas at 650-3441 for information.
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.