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Deadline for FYI - is Tuesday at 5 p.m. Submissions may be sent by regular mail, dropped off at the office at 845 East Main in Price or e-mailed to fyi@sunad.com. Items submitted after the deadline will run in the next week's FYI. All items are subject to editing.

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. Doghouses are needed and members will collect donations at local residences.

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.

Castle Country Habitat for Humanity - is accepting applications. Volunteers along with board and committee members are needed. Donations may be sent to PO Box 724, Price, UT 84501. The office is located at 150 S. 700 E. Price, UT. For information, contact the organization at 637-9701.

East Carbon Neighborhood Watch - meetings are the third Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the senior center.

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 district court complex, 149 E. 100 South, Price. Residents should bring all documents pertaining to questions. For information, call the agency toll-free at 1-800-662-1563.

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

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 health district at 637-3671. Women ages 40 to 49 may qualify for a low-cost exam.

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

Cans for CARE-A-VAN - Donations assist the elderly with transportation to medical appointments. Aluminum cans may be dropped off at Howa's on Carbonville Road. Residents may call the program at 637-9488 to make pick up arrangements. Cans must be bagged.

Second Chance Wildlife Rehabilitation - needs adult volunteers to feed orphaned animals and clean facilities. Donations are accepted. Dedicated hunter hours may be worked through the program. Call Debbie Pappas at 650-3441 for information.

Helper community development committee - meets Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. at the civic auditorium.

CASA volunteers needed - Court appointed special advocate volunteers are men and women who want to help abused and neglected children. Residents interested in volunteering may contact the CASA coordinator at (435) 381-5595.

Carbon Family Resource Center - Story time is Wednesday at 11:15 a.m. The free lending library open to the community. Library includes items for children, teens, parents and grandparents. CFRC is located at Castle Valley Center, 755 N. Cedar Hills Drive, Price. Call the center for hours at 650-3830.



CEU Library - Hours are Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., Fridays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturdays 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sundays 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. The library is closed on weekends during school breaks. For information, Carbon County residents may contact the college library at 613-5209.

Foster grandparents - Volunteers are needed. Individuals who are at least 60 years old, have a limited income and time to share with children may qualify. FGP volunteers serve 20 hours per week. For information, call the program at 613-0987.

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.

Golden Rule Mission - Residents may donate tax-deductible garage/yard sale leftovers to Golden Rule Mission in Helper.

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.

Price library - Hours are Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 7:45 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.; closed Sunday and holidays. Story time is Monday at 11 a.m. for toddlers, Tuesday at 5 p.m., Wednesday at 5 p.m. and Thursday at 1 p.m. Teen night is Nov. 16 at 6 p.m. The library is looking for old paperback books. Residents interested in English as a second language or basic literacy classes may contact the library. For information, call the library at 636-3188. The library will be closed Nov. 10 and Nov. 11.

Family Support & Children's Justice Center - offers crisis care for families with children from infants to 11 years old. Crisis nursery is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Families may use the nursery for respite, family crisis, court, doctors appointments, medical emergencies, mental health appointments, escaping family violence, attending parenting classes, divorce classes and AA/Narcotic Anonymous meetings. Parenting classes are scheduled Thursday at 1:30 p.m. For information, call the center at 637-0281. The center is also collecting for displaced families. The center is collecting beds, dressers, couches/loveseats, tables and chairs, kitchen supplies/appliances and linens.

Helper library - Hours are Monday through Thursday, 1:30 to 7 p.m.; Friday, noon to 4 p.m.; and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Extra hours for study groups may be arranged. For information, contact the library during business hours at 472-5601.

CEU museum - A program for children ages 5 to 12 is slated the second Saturday of the month. Activities will be presented in the classroom from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Space is limited to 20 participants per Saturday. People interested in attending may contact Shawna Carroll at 613-5760. For additional information, contact the museum.

Food handlers classes - are scheduled Nov. 15 and Dec. 6 at 9 a.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. in Price at Southeastern Utah Health District, 28 South 100 East. Classes are also planned Nov. 16 and Dec. 14 at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the health department in Castle Dale. Fees are required. For information, call Claron Bjork at 6537-3671.

Acoustic music program - The country and western music program is open to guitar, fiddle, mandolin, base, banjo and harmonica players and singers of all ages. People interested in participating Wednesday evenings may contact Neldon Huff at 650-0049.

USDA Conservation Service - Sign ups for farm bill programs will close Nov. 15 for the 2007. For information, contact the county service center at 637-0041.

AARP fraud forum - will be presented at the College of Eastern Utah on Nov. 18 from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. An afternoon seminar on identity theft and fraud will be presented by the Utah Attorney General's Office. A box lunch will be provided. To register, call AARP toll-free at 1-888-687-2277.

Events

Price Veterans Day service - will be presented Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. at the doughboy statue in the Peace Garden. Veterans wishing to participate should meet at the statue by 10:30 a.m. Veterans are encouraged to wear uniforms. The event is open to the public.

Veterans remembrance activities - Price Elks Lodge will present a film honoring all veterans Nov. 12 at 10 a.m. Following the film, the lodge will host a free brunch for veterans from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Per person meal fee required for non-veterans. Reservations are recommended.

Cinco de Mayo - committee is seeking Carbon County residents interested in helping plan next year's celebration. Contact Ruby Cardova or the East Carbon City Hall at 888-6613.

Messiah rehearsals - are scheduled for singers Thursday at 7 p.m. at Emery High School and Sunday at 7 p.m. at CEU's music building.

Culture Connection -The schedule includes Nov. 9-11, 13, 16-18, 20, Godspell by Castle Valley Community Theater; Dec. 3, the Messiah. Fall concerts are presented at 7:30 p.m. in the Price Civic Auditorium.

Wellington holiday craft fair - is slated Nov. 10 and Nov. 11 from 5 to 9 p.m. on Friday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday. To reserve a space, the city hall at 637-4960, extension 120.

Community Thanksgiving dinner - will be served Nov. 23 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Wellington First Baptist Church, 1285 East Main.

Ballet Repertory Ensemble - Performances scheduled at 7:30 p.m. at CEU Geary Theater include Nov. 16 and 18, Nutcracker; Nov. 17 and 20, Grinch; Feb. 23 and 24, salute to Broadway; contemporary concert, April 25 and 27; and classical concert, April 26 and 28. On Nov. 29, a concert will be presented at the Rio Theater in Helper. All performances start at 7:30 p.m.

Veterans

VFW field officer - will be at Price workforce services Nov. 16 from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. to assist veterans in understanding and applying for VA benefits. Veterans need not be VFW members to qualify for the free assistance.

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. Contact Steve Wilkinson at 636-2343.

Club Notes

Slovenian Home - will host a luncheon Nov. 12 from 3 to 5 p.m. for members and guests.

Castleview Hospital Auxiliary - The Pink Ladies are accepting applications. Contact Sherline Riche at 472-5278.

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

Castle Country Quilters - The group meets the third Thursday of the month at 1:30 p.m. at the Price senior citizens center. For more information call Leslie Hannay at 637-6857.

BACA - meets at 6 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month at Kraync Motor, located at 98 South 300 East 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..; and York Rite (chapter, council, commandary alternating), first Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. Utah Eastern Shrine Club.

Castle Valley Archaeology Society - meets the third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. in the CEU museum classroom.Contact Bob or Margene Hackney at 637-0482.

Carbon County Historical Society - meets the last Thursday of the month at 7 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 Price Dispatch. Members focus on law enforcement and aging programs to assist the elderly.

Newborns in Need- Residents are encouraged to donate baby items for needy infants in Carbon County. For information on volunteering or donating items, contact Teresa Kilcrease at 637-5324.

Castle Country OHV - Meetings are the third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. at the fairgrounds building. For information, contact Leslie Tolley at 637-6130.

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. John Foster, paleontology curator at the Museum of Western Colorado, will discuss Taphonomic modes and micro-vertebrate sites in the Morrison Formation on Nov. 14. For information, local residents may contact Leland Jonas at 637-7126.

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. AA is 6 p.m. daily.

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

Recovery Inc. - The Price self-help group for people with nervous symptoms and fears meets Thursday at 7 p.m. at Banasky Insurance, located at 6 W. Main , Price.

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, call the organization toll-free at 1-800-ACS-2345.

MS support group- meets the first Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. in the conference room at Southeastern Utah Health District, 28 S. 100 East, Price. Wheelchair accessible. For information, call the health department at 637-0712.

Grieving parent support group - For parents who have lost a child, the group meets Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in the Castleview classroom and the second Wednesday of the month at 3:30 p.m. at Active Re-Entry.

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.

Single mothers support group - meets Tuesday from 7 to 8 p.m. at Price Community Center. No fees required.

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 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, Wednesday, 7 p.m. Methodist Church, 10 N. 200 East, Price.

Al-Anon, Wednesday and Saturday, 8 p.m., room 220, 100 E. 100 North, Price.

AA (open), Monday, 8 p.m., Four Corners Mental Health.

Price Naranon (open), Monday, 8 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.

AA (closed), Tuesday and Friday, 6 p.m., Helper mission.

AA closed), Sunday, 6 p.m., Helper mission.

AA, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 6 p.m., Helper mission.

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), Sunday, 4 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, contact Lisa Perla at 637-4950.

Life Line pregnancy assistance and support - provides alternatives to abortion for women with unplanned pregnancies. Services include testing, pregnancy verification, referrals to community resources and supportive 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 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Castleview Hospital.

Teen parenting class - is scheduled Monday and Wednesday from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Light House. Thirty-six hours will equal one elective credit.

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