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Job's Daughters - Bethel 3 of Price Utah of Job's Daughters International has resumed meetings for the fall term. If you are a young lady between the ages of 10 and 20 and would like more information about joining our organization, please contact Dawn Marshall 820-6310. Prospect parties are held monthly, please call for information about our next event! Young ladies 6-9 years old please ask about the Jobie-to-Bee program.
Curious about the Masons? - Casual meet-ups held monthly with local Masons who will be there to answer questions. For more information contact Bill Gigliotti (435) 650-8361.
Mike Ballard Charity Golf Tournament - Carbon County employees will be sponsoring the 6th annual Mike Ballard Charity Golf Tournament on June 20, 2015. All proceeds from the tournament (excluding operating costs) will be donated to charitable institutions or families in need (due to medical problems) residing in Carbon County. Criteria for consideration and an application form are available at the Carbon County Courthouse at 120 East Main St., Price. Persons wishing to be considered to receive funds must apply no later than January 31, 2015 at 5 p.m. For more information, call Rose Barnes at 636-3290.
Halloween Moster Mash Dance - on Saturday, October 25 from 7 p.m.-10 p.m. at the Senior Citizens Center, 450 S. Fairgrounds Rd., Price. Music by Terry Shaw. All ages are welcome. Refreshments, prizes for best costumes. $5 suggested donation. For more information call Annette 650-6268.
Food Handlers Class - in Price November 12 at 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. In Castle Dale November 13 at 4:00 p.m.
Shooting for Senior Safety - at the Helper Gun Club on November 8 beginning at 10 a.m. Cost is $10 per round, all shooters can participate in multiple rounds. "Shooting for Senior Safety" Turkey shoot to benefit the Senior Injury Program at South Eastern Utah District Health Department. This program helps purchase safety devices and mobility aids including shower chairs, transfer benches, commodes, tub bars, and walkers to increase safety in the homes of the elderly population. Participants can RSVP to the Jeff Manley Wellness Center at (435) 636-4841 or by calling Bill Curtice at the Helper Gun Club at (435) 820-0252. All registration fees will be paid on location on the day of the event.
Photography Classes - Photo group hosted by Carbon Recreation is holding photography classes on the second Tuesday of each month. The classes are held in the Carbon Recreation Building class room at 6:00 p.m. All participants are welcome from beginner to advanced photographers. We have something for everyone. For more information call Norm Smith 435-637-1132 or George Ingram 435-724 7701.
Volunteers Needed - Pink Ladies Auxiliary at Castleview Hospital. Please call Carol 637-7732 or Mary 636-8639.
Suicide Hotline - If you or someone you love has thought about or expressed suicidal thoughts, help is available. Call for help. Help is available 24 hours a day 7 days a week. If you live in Utah, call the Statewide CrisisLine at 801-587-3000 or call the National Suicide Prevention LifeLine at 1-800-273-TALK. Take any threat of suicide seriously. Do not leave the person alone. Listen to and don't judge anyone you think may be in trouble. Take action. Remove guns or pills to prevent a suicide attempt.
Carbon/Emery County Newcomers Association - now forming. If you are new the area call 637-6464 evenings and weekends.
The Southeast Early Intervention Program - is a State and Federal home based program providing services to assist families in promoting developmental skills in children birth to three years of age. Contact Price office 637-3950 or Castle Dale office 381-2667.
Support group for victims and survivors of domestic violence - is being offered at no cost in the Price area. Please contact the Colleen Quigley Women's Center (435-636-2375) for additional information.
Southeastern Utah District Health Department Immunization Clinic Hours - Monday through Thursday 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm. The office is located at 28 S 100 E in Price. Call 435-637-3671 for more information.
Western Mining and Railroad Museum - Located at 296 South Main in Helper, the museum is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. For information, Castle Valley residents may contact the museum at 472-3009.
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.
Gallery East - Hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.
Immunization clinic hours - Clinics are scheduled at Southeastern Utah Health District Monday through Thursday from 3:00 to 4:30 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.
Carbon County RSVP & Volunteer Center - Residents of Carbon County who would like to lend a hand, or are in need of the assistance of volunteers, may contact the Carbon County RSVP & Volunteer Center at 636-3204 or visit our web site for more information at http://www.carbon.utah.gov/volunteer.
Carbon County Family Support and Children's Justice Center - offers crisis care for families with children through 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 held on Tuesdays from 1:30 to 2:30. Please call ahead to reserve a spot in the class.
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 636-3739.
Care about Child Care at USU Eastern - For information on reserving a spot at upcoming child care provider orientation classes, local residents may contact Joyce Hasting at 801-828-8497.
Applications for Startup Grants are available at CAC, call 435-613-5619.
Cell phones for seniors - Cell phones are available at the Carbon County RSVP & Volunteer Center in Price, Utah. The program provides free cell phones that allow the participant to dial 911 in emergencies at no cost. For more information call the RSVP office at 636-3204.
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 Friday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday 9 a.m. to 2 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 9 p.m.; Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; closed Saturday; and Sunday from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Hours vary during holiday weekends, school breaks and summer semesters.
For information, contact the library at 613-5209.
Carbon County Humane Society - offers clinics the third 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.
CEU Prehistoric Museum - is now open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, (closed Sunday)year round. Feedings for the museum critters are at 4:00 p.m. every Friday (general admission fees apply). For information, contact the museum.