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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 Kelly Wilkinson at 630-3328 or email@example.com. Prospect parties are held monthly, please call for information about our next event! Young ladies 8-9 years old please ask about the Jobie-to-Bee program.
Curious about the Masons? Casual meet-up at the Holiday Inn, 838 Westwood Blvd., on the second Thursday of the month. Drop in anytime between 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Local Masons who will be there to answer questions. For more information contact Al Lindseth, (435) 630-1191 or Bill Gigliotti (435) 650-8361.
Free in-home preschool program for children entering Kindergarten in 2014 and beyond. Prepare your child for kindergarten with UPSTART, a computer-based program sponsored by the state of Utah. Free computer and internet provided for those who qualify. Using Waterford Institute's award-winning software, this unique program provides children with an individualized reading, math, and science curriculum with a focus on reading instruction. To learn more and pre-register your child, attend one of our family info nights: 12/4/12 Price City Library 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm, 12/5/12 Huntington Library 11:30 am to 2:00 pm, 12/5/12 Orangeville Library 2:45 pm to 5:30 pm
Adopt a Grandparent for Christmas our Mary Kay unit is adopting the residents at local nursing homes and wants to present them with a special gift basket this Christmas. If you would like to adopt a Grandparent, your $25 will sponsor a special gift basket for three residents and enable them to have a Merry Christmas. Call Karen Holt 650-0675 for more information.
Aglow International Bible Study featuring Graham Cooke's "Becoming the Beloved" on Tuesdays at 1 p.m. beginning December 4 at Kathy Hascall's 2318 No. Hillside Dr., Wellington. For information call Kathy at 613-0307.
Carbon/Emery County Newcomers Association now forming. If you are new to the area call 637-6464 evenings and weekends.
FAFSSO is a support group for Family and Friends of Same Sex Oriented individuals. This group meets to provide a supportive community and safe haven for families and friends who are struggling with concerns and questions about gay, lesbian, transgender, bisexual issues that loved ones are experiencing. Join us to talk with others who have already gone through what you are going through. We meet at the USU/College of Eastern Utah on the third Thursday of every month at 7:00 p.m. in the board room of the Jennifer Leavitt student center. All are welcome. Questions - call John Behn at (435) 637-9313 or Reverend Lester Huseby (435) 637-0127.
Free Women's Volleyball every Tueseday and Thursday at 10 a.m. until noon. Come check it out and bring a friend. Everyone is welcome. There is space for children to play. Casual, friendly atmosphere. Call Deanna Fulcher 630-3985 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up or for further information. Location is the red brick church at the corner of 500 East and 100 South in Price.
Tumbling Carbon Rec.'s tumbling program continues on Tuesdays at the Light House High School. You can begin anytime. The fee is $18 per month. The instructor is Pineau Nielson. This program is for all kids ages three and up. .
Men's Basketball Carbon Rec. is taking teams for the upcoming Men's basketball season. The fee is $435 per team. There will be two divisions if there are enough teams. League will be played on Mondays at Carbon High School.
Second Grade Developmental Basketball Carbon Rec. is taking registrations for the upcoming second grade developmental basketball league. The registration deadline is January 10 and the fee is $23. Games and practices will be on Saturday morning's at Creekview Elementary. Emphasis will be on skill development, teamwork, and sportsmanship.
Kindergarten first grade instructional Basketball Carbon Rec. is currently taking registrations for their Kindergarten, first grade instructional basketball program. The fee is $18. Instruction will begin January 16. Play will be one day a week right after school. Mondays they will meet at Wellington and Pinnacle Canyon, Tuesdays at Sally Mauro, Wednesdays at Castle Heights and Thursdays at Creekview.
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.
Early Head Start - A FREE fun program serving prenatals and children of all development levels ages 0-3. The program offers educational, social-emotional, and health services along with family support and fun activities. Call 613-9492 or stop by at 745 E. 200 S. in Price for an application.
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.
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 - 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 Thursday, noon to 6 p.m.; Friday, noon to 4 p.m.; and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.