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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.
Relay for Life - The kick off for the 2009 event is planned Jan. 6 at 6:30 p.m. The relay is slated next June.
For committee and captain meeting information, residents with Internet access may contact event chair Paula Wells at email@example.com. Recruitment chair Karen Spigarelli may be reached by telephone at 650-5118.
Immunization clinic hours - Clinics are scheduled at Southeastern Utah Health District Monday through Thursday from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. For information, contact the public health department at 637-3671.
Women's cancer screening - Women 50 years of age or older may qualify for free breast and cervical cancer exams and mammograms. Women ages 40 to 49 may qualify for a low-cost exam. For information, call the public health district at 637-3671.
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 and appointments, 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.
Food handlers classes - Two-hour sessions are scheduled Jan. 28, Feb. 17 and March 17 at 9 a.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Southeastern Utah Health District in Price. Classes will also be taught Feb. 18 and March 18 at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the health department in Castle Dale as well as Jan. 21 at 3 p.m. at 460 East Main in Green River.
Test fees are required. For information, contact Claron Bjork or Tami Velasquez at the Price health district office 637-3671.
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. 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 agency's 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., 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.