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Job's Daughters - Bethel 3 of Price Utah of Job's Daughters International has resumed meetings for the spring 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 Lisa Ockey 820-1029. 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 Bill Gigliotti (435) 650-8361.
Twisted Nock Rocker Archers - presents the new club in town! Come join us for our first 3D shoot put on by this club on May 11 starting at 9:00 a.m. at the North Springs Shooting Range. Fun Shoot and Competition Shoot with cash prizes. For more information call Caleb 630-0245.
Spring Carbonites Ladies Luncheon - April 27, social time 11:30 a.m., lunch at 12 noon at the Little American Hotel, Salt Lake City. Questions and reservations: Martha Ann (801) 582-0768.
Mules Found - Carbon County Animal Control is wanting the public's help in finding the owner of two mules found on BLM land in Icelander. Must give description to claim. Please contact Animal Control at 435-636-3747.
Archaeology Week at the Prehistoric Museum - May 4-11, 2013. Saturday, May 4 - Family Activity Day from 10am -2pm Raffle at 11am, noon, 1:00 pm Drum circle - Noon to 1:00 pm. Nine Mile field trip, Wednesday, May 8 - Members Only Event, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm in USU Eastern Classroom, 155 East Main Street (upstairs). There will be a lecture by Dr. Riley and a sampling of the foods that the Fremont may have eaten. Thursday, May 9, Lecture - Meet the Fremont, Speaker - Rich Talbot, BYU Office of Public Archaeology at 7:00 pm in the USU Eastern Classroom. Friday, May 10, Lecture - Cleveland Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry History, Speaker - Mike Lesch at 7:00 pm in the USU Eastern Classroom. Saturday May 11 - Tours for Nine Mile Canyon, will begin after lunch. Must be preregistered during Family Activity Day or contact the Nine Mile Coalition at ninemilecanyoncoalition.org or email to email@example.com.
Scoodeo - Attention wheelchair and scooter users: Active Re-Entry is sponsoring a Scoodeo (Wheelchair and Scooter safety training) on May 16 from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Carbon County Housing Authority Community Room, 251 South 1600 East, #2647 in Price. Lunch will be provided. You must RSVP by Friday, May 3, 2013. To pre-register or if you have any questions please call Louie at 637-4950.
Price Mom & Me Playgroup - Looking to get out of the house and do something fun with your kids? Join our playgroup today! Price Mom & Me meets twice a week and is run by our mom volunteers. We strive to plan activities that stimulate our kids' minds, get their bodies moving, and give us moms a little time to hang out together. Come on over to our website to see our current schedule of activities and learn more about us: www.pricemomandme.com.
Do you have concerns about your child's development? Carbon School District is conducting a FREE Screeing day for possible enrollment in district preschools at Creekview, Wellington, Bruin Point and Castle Valley Center, or Head Start in Wellington or Price. The screenings include speech and language, developmental, hearing, and vision. They will be done on March 27 at the Carbon School District Office Building. Please call Beverly Martinez at 637-9150 to schedule an appointment.
The Other Side of Utah Art & Photography Exhibition - at the USU Eastern Prehistoric Museum. The Exhibit will run February 23-May 10, 2013. This is a fabulous exhibition containing different types of media including: acrylics, conte', computer graphics, mixed media, oils, photographs, sculpture, and watercolor. (general admission rates apply)
Carbon/Emery County Newcomers Association - now forming. If you are new 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.
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.
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.