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Job's Daughters - Bethel 3 of Price Utah of Job's Daughters International is currently on hiatus for the summer. Prospect parties will still be held monthly, please call 820-6310 for information about our next event!
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.
Price Early Head Start has moved! - Now located in the Wellington Head Start building. Now accepting applications! Early Head Start is a free, home-based program for low-income children ages 0-3 and pregnant women. We provide high quality, culturally competent child development and parent support services. Please call 435-637-4960 for more information or stop by our office in Wellington.
Vendors Wanted - Spring Glen Celebration and Car Show, September 6, 2014. Call for more information, 435-650-5036..
Hope Walk/Block Party - Hope Squad of Carbon/Emery invites you to join us in kicking off National Suicide Prevention Week with this event on September 5 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Price River Trail Parking Lot on Carbon Avenue in Price. Free pizza (donated by Little Caesars) and free drinks (donated by Coke). Come run, walk, bike and join the fun!
Historian of Utah coal seeks former miners for Interviews - Studying energy boom, safety, UMWA, and non-union mines, 1970-1990s. Share your experiences and reflections. Interviews will also be available for future researchers. Call 202-215-3113.
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.
2014 Carbon County Journal stories wanted - The Carbon County Historical Society is currently looking for and accepting articles, stories and pictures for the 2014 Carbon County Journal. The theme for this year's Journal is "Anything Greek" but articles on any Carbon County topic will be accepted. For more information please call President Ileen Gibbons at 435-650-1026.
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.
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/Preschool Playground - every Tueseday and Thursday at 10 a.m. until noon. We are a mediocregroup of volleyball playing moms, women and kids who just want to socialize, exercise and have a good time. Come join us! It's free and everyone is welcome. Located at the LDS Church, 150 S. 500 E. in Price. Call or text 630-3985 for more information.
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.