Free van transportation - The Disabled American Veterans provides free van transportation to the George E. Wahlen VA Medical Center in Salt Lake City for veterans with medical appointments from Price and surrounding areas. Also, the program needs volunteer drivers to help us meet our transporting needs. Please call Veda Jones to become a volunteer driver! For more information call 613-9537 or call Heidi at the VAMC 800-613-4012, ext. 2003.
Price Masonic Temple Open House - November 14 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at 39 N.100 East in Price. Come tour the building. Members of the Masons, Eastern Star and Job's Daughters will be available to answer questions about our organizations.
6th Annual Carbon Community Christmas Concert -Sunday, December 13 at 7:00 p.m. at the LDS Price North Stake Center - 449 North 100 East. Please join us for refreshments afterwards.
Slovenian Home Sunday Luncheon - November 15 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Wilberg Mine Remembrance Memorial - for the 25th Anniversary of the Wilberg Mine Disaster will be held on December 19 beginning at the Wilberg Monument at 4:00 p.m. and procedeing to the Emery High School Auditorium at 5:30 p.m. for the remainder of the services. You are invited to attend these services to show respect to our fallen brothers, sister and co-workers. For information please call the United Mine Workers of America at 637-2037.
Coat Round Up - Make a difference and receive a free pancake dinner at the same time! Bring your clean, gently used coats to Castle Country Care Center, 1340 E. 300 N. Hats, boots, shoes, gloves also needed.For information call Janet Cross at 637-9213.
Food Handlers Classes - for all persons working in restaurants, bars, nursing homes, school cafeterias, convenience stores or deli's. Classes will be taught in Price on November 17 and Dec 8. 2009 at 9:00 a.m., 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. at Southestern Utah District Health Dept., 28 South 100 East in Price. Classes will be taught in Castle Dale on November 18 and December 9, 2009 at 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. at the Health Department, 25 West Main St. in Castle Dale. Classes will be taught in Green River on November 24th, 2009 at the Green River City Offices, 460 East Main Street, Green River at 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. The classes are two hours in length and the cost is $15.00 to take the test. Cash or checks accepted only. Cards are good for three years. For information call Tami Velasquez at SEUDHD 637-3671 in Price, or Lori at 381-2252 in Castle Dale.
Jobs Daughters - Bethel 3 of Price Utah of the International Order of Jobs Daughters 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 Kelly Wilkinson at 630-0270 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 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 636-3739.
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.
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 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.
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 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 operating on winter hours, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday-Saturday, closed Sunday. Feedings for the museum critters are at 4:00 p.m. every Friday (general admission fees apply). For information, contact the museum.
Freedom Community Outreach - Located at 550 East 100 South in Price, the organization offers free clothing for local families. The center is open Friday from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Donations of gently used clothes and household items are accepted.For information, Carbon County residents may contact the office at 637-0141 or email@example.com.