Cleveland town will be accepting names for the angel tree this holiday season. If you know of a needy family or individual in our town, submit their name, age and gender to the town office. Angels will be available at the town office after Dec. 1. The date to return your wrapped gift to the town office is Dec. 19. If you have any questions, call or stop by the town office during business hours, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Orangeville City's Community Christmas Chili/Soup Cook Off
Dec. 5. Sign-ups for the chili/soup cook-off will be at the city hall. Sign up on or before Dec. 4. Chili and soups will be accepted between 3-3:45 p.m. on Dec. 5 at the community center. Bring at least one gallon, they will be using them to serve at the dinner portion of the Community's Christmas Party. The judging will be at 4 p.m. at the old Fire Station/Community Center.Childrens crafts from 4-5 p.m. at the City Hall. From 5-7 p.m. the chili and soup dinner will be served. Sign up for the chili/soup cook-off.
Huntington City Christmas Party
Huntington City will be holding its annual Christmas party on Dec. 4. The free dinner will be from 6-7 p.m. with a Christmas program and a visit by Santa following the dinner.
Emery Town Holiday Bazaar
Santa...I want it all! It's time again for all you Christmasshoppers to come see us at the Emery Town Bazaar. There will be lots of unique gifts for everyone. Santa will arrive on Saturday from 1-6 p.m. Bring the kids to have their picture taken with Santa and also make their own ornament to treasure forever. Don't forget the great food and treats. Come on in for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Hope to see you all there. Dec. 3, 4, 5 - 9 a.m.-8 p.m.
Wilberg Mine Disaster Memorial
A Remembrance Memorial for the 25th Anniversary of the Wilberg Mine Disaster will be held on Dec. 19 beginning at the Wilberg Monument at 4 p.m., then proceeding to the Emery High School Auditorium at 5:30 p.m. for the remainder of the services. We cordially invite you to attend these services to show respct to our fallen brothers and sister and co-workers. For more information please call the United Mine Workers of America at 435-637-2037.
The Boys and Girls Club of Huntington
The Boys and Girls Club of Huntington located at 133 N. Main in Huntington "for all children in the county." They are now encouraging all children between the ages of 6-18, to come sign up to join the club. Soon open for daily activities. Call for more information. The Star Grill 435-687-7827.
Fun Family Nov. 21 at the Star Grill
Come join us on Nov. 21 for breakfast and Thanksgiving crafting. $3.99 for breakfast and craft materials. Star Grill 133 N. Main in Huntington. Call 687-7827 for more information.
Emery County Aquatic Center Mom-N-Tot Pool Day
A mom-n-tot pool day hosted by the Emery County Aquatic Center for Tots up to kindergarten age will be held on Tuesdays from 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. beginning on Nov. 17. If you have an interest in this activity, let the pool know so they can arrange for lifeguards. 381-swim (7946).
"Hello Dolly will be presented on Nov. 19, 20, 21 at the Emery High Auditorium. Everyone welcome.
United Way Community Angel Tree Archery Fun Shoot
For ages 5 to 99
At the Carbon County Fairgrounds in the Event Center. Nov. 21. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Fun shoot is $10 per round or two rounds for $15. Each round will enter you into the door prize drawing. (3-D and paper target shoot). Long bow -recurve-compound shoot off at 3 p.m. for whoever is up for the challenge. All proceeds will go directly into the United Way of Southeastern Utah's Angel Tree account for assisting and helping our families who will need help with the upcoming holidays. Anyone interested in shooting a bow to see how fun it is can do it for $5 for 10 arrows and the bow and arrows will be provided. Door Prizes drawing at 5 p.m. (you do not need to be present to win) For more inforamtion call: Dorothy Carter 435-636-2820,Carbon County 4-H Gun Club 435-637-8672, Don Burgess 435-637-2275.
College of Eastern Utah Bread and Soup Night
Bread 'N Soup begins Nov. 2. College of Eastern Utah is hosting its 11th annual "Bread 'N Soup Night" beginning Nov. 2 and continuing each Monday through Nov. 23. The event runs from 5-6:30 p.m., and is held in the Jennifer Leavitt Student Center. All proceeds from the event are donated to the Carbon County Food Bank. Adults are $5, students $4 and children under 5 years are free.
Community Theatre Needs You
Would you like to help make a story on a page come to life on the stage? Then Community Theatre needs you. They need: directors, costumers, make-up helpers, construction crews, backstage helpers, musicians, choreographers. They are looking at doing fun shows such as "Newsies", "Jungle Book", and "Honk." If you are interested in helping out in any of these areas call Tricia Erickson 381-2019 leave a message if no answer.
Forest Service Begins Christmas Tree Sales
Christmas tree permits will go on sale Nov. 23 at the Ferron District Office and Price Supervisor's Office of the Manti-La Sal National Forest. Permits will cost $10 and can be purchased during regular business hours from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. in Ferron and from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at Price. In addition, the Price office will open two Saturdays, Nov. 28 and Dec. 12, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. for Christmas tree tag sales. Customers should come prepared to pay with correct change or a check. The Forest Service cannot accept credit or debit cards, or make change. The Forest officer selling tags will issue each purchaser cutting instructions. Customers traveling long distances for permits should call in advance to determine if permits are still available. Vehicle access, except for snow machines, must be confined to established roads on the Forest. Roads may be muddy, snow packed and slick. Be prepared for winter driving conditions.
Orangeville Youth City Council
Youth City Council has a new advisor, Carmen Humphrey. The council is open to youth in Orangeville 7 through 12 grades. Applications are available at the city hall, library and at Emery High School. Come and join in for the fun and opportunities that are available to the youth. You can contact Carmen at 748-5674 or call city hall 748-2651.
Junior Jazz Referees needed
We are in need of referees for Junior Jazz. We will conduct a training session. It pays $10 a game. If you are interested, contact Cindy Draper at 748-2235.
PREHISTORY WEEK POSTER CONTEST
Utah State History announces the 2010 Utah Prehistory Week Poster Contest. The winning poster will be professionally printed anddistributed nationwide to promote Utah's unique past. Every year during the first full week of May, Prehistory Week celebrates Utah's rich archaeological, paleontological, and cultural resources. Events all over the state include lectures, programs, activities, demonstrations, and tours.
The poster contest is open to all ages. Entrants may choose any material, design, or medium, but the principal elements of the design should depict aspects of Utah archaeology, and entries should be less than 16" wide and 24" long. Winners in three categories will receive cash prizes: grand prize winner: $250; secondary school winner: $100; elementary school winner: $100.
Posters should be submitted no later than January 7, 2010, to:
Antiquities Section, State History, 300 S. Rio Grande Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84101.
For an entry form or to see past winners, visit the
Prehistory Week web page at http://history.utah.gov/archaeology, or contact Renae Weder at firstname.lastname@example.org or 801/533-3529 or Ron Rood at email@example.com or 801/533-3564.
Diabetes Cooking Class in English & Spanish
This class is important to anyone who is diabetic, pre-diabetic or caring for a diabetic. Let's start balancing those blood glucose levels!
Nov. 9, 16, 23, & 30
10 a.m. - Noon @ Active Re-Entry.
Classes are free. Open to Carbon & Emery County residents. Materials are provided. Items cooked in class will be tasted for lunch. If transportation is a problem, give us a call. To pre-register, call: 435-637-4950. For more info. www.arecil.org.
ATTENTION HUNTINGTON YOUTH AGES 12-18
Come join the Huntington Youth City Council. Great opportunities to serve your community and learn leadership skills. You can even qualify for college scholarships. For more information contact Julie Jones at (435) 687-9744.
Memory Lane Cruise Inn Night at The Star Grill & Arcade
133 North Main in Huntington. 435-687-7827.
Every Tuesday night 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Bring your old model cars, park in the grill parking and come in for dinner.
A great night of fun and prizes.
Food Handler's Class
4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
SEUDHD - 25 W. Main Castle Dale. For more information call 381-2252.
Lamb for sale
The Emery County 4-H Horse Council still has Seasoned Lamb left from the Lamb Fry, it is frozen and here at the Courthouse for $5.98 a pound, anyone interested please call Emery County Extension at 381-2381.
Boy needs help
6 year old Xander Archuleta is in need of a bone marrow transplant. This family is in need of your assistance for treatment which will take place at Primary Children's Medical Center in Salt Lake City, Utah and for associated expenses such as travel to treatments.
A donation account has been set up at Zion's Bank under the name of Xander Archuleta. You can donate at any Zion's Bank Branch by simply telling them Xander's name.
Department of Workforce Services Free Workshops
Are you looking for employment?
Are you considering changing careers?
Do you want to know what skills employers are looking for?
Need help preparing a resume?
Do you want to practice your interview skills?
Then the Department of Workforce Services in Castle Dale is the place to come!
Free workshops are offered every Wednesday from 1 to 5 p.m. beginning Aug. 12 that cover these and other topics critical to your job search and career advancement.
Call 435-381-6116 for more information
550 West Hwy 29, Castle Dale
Exercise - Mon.-Fri.
Lunch - Every Wednesday
Bingo- Nov. 4- 1st Wednesday
Shopping bus Nov. 11 - 2nd Wednesday
Blood Pressure- Nov. 18-3rd Wednesday
Band - Nov. 25 - 4th Wednesday
Castle Dale Center:
Blood Pressure- Nov. 3 & 17 - 1st & 3rd Tuesday
Lunch/Bingo - Every Tuesday
LineDancing- Every Thursday-10 a.m.
1st/3rd/4th Monday-2 p.m.
DUP - Nov. 10 - 2nd Monday
Art Class - Every Tuesday - 3 p.m.
Phase 10 games - Every Thursday
Rook Club - Every Thursday -1:30 p.m.
Shopping Bus - 1st Friday- Call for reservation
Blood Pressure- Nov. 9 & 23- 2nd & 4th Monday
Lunch/Bingo - Every Monday
Excercise - Mon. - Fri. - 6:30 a.m.
Shopping bus - First 1st Friday -Call for reservation.
Blood Pressure- Nov. 2 & 16- 1st & 3rd Monday
Lunch - Monday/Tuesday
Excercise - Every Thursday 1 p.m.
Green River Center:
Nurse Clinic- Nov. 4 - 1st Wednesday
Lunch - Tuesday/Wednesday
Bingo - Nov. 18 - 3rd Wednesday
Ceramics and/or Shopping - Call for dates.
Local singer songs online
Rachel Peterson's songs can be heard online now at http://www.iheartradio.com/new2/artists/missleah Her stage name is Leah.
Free Resource Makes Applying for Student Financial Aid Easier
Self-guided presentation walks students through the sometimes-confusing financial aid application process. The Utah Higher Education Assistance Authority is very pleased to announce "Navigating the FAFSA," a much-needed new resource to help students complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (commonly called the "FAFSA"). This tool is a self-directed presentation that guides students through topics explaining the purpose of the FAFSA, how to obtain a PIN to sign their FAFSA securely online, what information should be gathered, how to complete the FAFSA, and how to submit it. Easily found on the front page of the UHEAA website, this presentation gives high school counselors and financial aid professionals another tool to help their students. To access the presentation go to http://www.uheaa.org/ and click on the "Navigating the FAFSA" button. The presentation can also be found through UHEAA's Facebook page.
New AA Meeting
A newly established AA meeting will be held every Monday night from 7-8 p.m. at the Huntington Senior Center, 176 West 100 North.
Desert Edge Christian Chapel Website
Desert Edge Christian Chapel in Huntington is hosting a new website, www.desertedgecc.com. Information about services, current events, comments, prayer requests, sermons and Bible studies times are available on line.
Attention Emery County Residents
Do you have a friend or a loved one who is serving in the military in a combat zone? If so, Operation Home Support would like to add their names to their list. Once on the list, the ladies of Operation Home Support take it upon themselves to send these soldiers care packages and letters to let them know they are appreciated and loved. So if you have someone in mind, or know of someone who is serving in a combat zone in any branch of the military, please contact Jan Hess or Dixie Swasey to add their name to the list. Thank you for all of your help and support. American Legion Auxilary Unit 42 Jan Hess 435-384-2753 or Dixie Swasey 435-384-3172.
Looking for Injured Veterans
A New Orleans doctor is looking for veterans of either the Iraq war or the war in Afghanistan who have suffered traumatic brain injury or post traumatic stress disorder to participate in a free pilot trial of treatment that so far has had 100 percent beneficial results. Veterans who qualify will be flown to the clinic (and home later) free, and sponsors are making lodging, meals and transportation available at vastly reduced rates. Interested veterans are asked to call Dr. Harch's office in New Orleans for an interview at (504) 309-4948.
Addiction Recovery Help
Narconon reminds parents that abuse of addictive pharmaceutical drugs with youth is on the rise. Learn to recognize the signs of drug abuse and get your kids help if they need it. Call Narconon for a free brochure on the signs of addiction for all classes of drugs. Narconon also offers free addiction counseling, assessments and referrals to rehabilitation centers. 877-413-3073 or www.drugsno.com
Seeking officers, enlisted men, WACs, cadets, Britons, civilians and /or their families and friends who were stationed at Cochran Field, or lived in Macon, Ga. during WWII, who would be willing to contribute artifacts, photos, articles and stories pertaining to their experience with the men and women working there. If so, contact: Mike Rowland, Archivist, WR-LC/MU, 1942 Heritage Blvd., Robins AFB GA 31098-2442.
To donate DVDs to veterans who otherwise do not have access to them, visit www.dvds4vets.org. For more information call Laurance at 1-914-835-3673.
Power Wheelchairs Available
The Senior Wheels USA Program makes available power wheelchairs to senior citizens and the permanently disabled at no cost to the recipient, if they qualify. The power wheelchairs are provided to those who can no longer walk safely, nor self propel a manual wheelchair and who meet the additional guidelines of the program. If the patient's need is for use in the home, call for more information to see if they qualify. Call toll free 1-800-246-6010.
Looking for Host Families
Academic Foundation for International Cultural Exchange is looking for host families in the local area to host a foreign exchange student. These young ambassadors are between 15 and 18 years of age and all speak English. Student's profiles will start arriving for students from various countries. Students come with their own spending money and medical insurance. Call Anne Ring, 1-866-462-3423 if you are interested in opening your hearts and homes to one of these individuals.
Community Representatives Needed
Academic Foundation for International Cultural Exchange is looking for community representatives to assist in finding host families and work with the students and their families during the school year. Individuals must enjoy teenagers and have good communication skills. Call Anne Ring, 1-866-462-3243 if you are interested in learning more about becoming a community representative.
Drug Rehab Resource
Problems with a drug or alcohol addiction in a loved one? Don't know whom to turn to for help? Contact Drug Rehab Resource for a free confidential consultation to find the help you need. Call today 1-866-649-1594 or find out more at www.drugrehabresource.net.
ASSE is seeking local families to host high school boys and girls from diverse countries around the world. Call 1-800-733-2773.
Host Families Needed
Open your heart and home to an international exchange student. P.I.E. urgently needs host families and area representatives. Call 1-800-828-9001.
Foreign high school students are scheduled to arrive soon for academic semester and year home-stay programs, and the sponsoring organization needs a few more local host families. If you are interested call 1-866-546-1402.
Seniors and Disabled Struggling with Debt
The DCSD legal service is designed to help seniors and disabled people who cannot afford to hire an attorney to file for bankruptcy, but need legal representation to get collectors to stop harassing them, Call 1-800-992-3275 Ext. 1304 with any questions.
Medical Help for Children
Utah families with children in need of medical services or medical equipment needs not fully covered by health insurance can apply to the United HealthCare Children's Foundation for up to $5,000 in medical assistance grants online at www.uhccf.org
Bible studies are being conducted by the Seventh-day Adventists of Emery County on Saturdays from 9:30 a.m.-noon at the home of Robert and Elsie Law, 1065 East 300 North (Bench Road), Ferron. Everyone is welcome to come. For more information, call 384-2424 or 384-2447.
NW Services is seeking caring families to host high school students. Call 1-866-846-3977.
Host Families Wanted
Pacific Intercultural exchange is currently looking for host families in the local area to host a foreign exchange student from ages 15-18. For more information call 877-987-3990.
Local Veterans Employment Representative
A local veterans employment representative visits the Castle Dale DWS Office the first Wednesday of each month. Appointments can also be arranged on other days by contacting Steve Wilkinson at (435) 636-2343. The LVER is also available Monday through Friday at Department of Workforce Services, 475 West Price River Drive, for questions about VA benefits, assistance with VA applications, employment assistance and other veterans issues. If you have questions about your benefits or eligibility for benefits, contact Steve Wilkinson at 636-2343.
The Three Wishes Inc. Program makes available power (electric) wheelchairs to senior citizens (65 years and older) and the permanently disabled at no cost to the recipient, if they qualify. Call toll free at 1-800-817-1871.
CASA Volunteers Needed
Each year hundreds of children in Emery and Carbon counties become wards of the juvenile court system due to child abuse, neglect or abandonment. The child welfare system can only devote so much time and attention to each individual case and, consequently, to each individual child. CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) Volunteers are ordinary men and women who find it in their hearts and their schedules to help these abused and neglected children. Those interested in volunteering should contact Kerrie, the CASA coordinator at 435-381-5595.
Angels Have Wheels
All Medicare recipients should now be aware that if they suffer from conditions such as arthritis, cardiovascular disease, and respiratory disorders, and have difficulty walking or propelling a standard wheelchair, they maybe eligible to receive an electric wheelchair paid for by Medicare. For information on Medicare eligibility contact Gregory at 1-800-810-2877.
Help With Inhalers
The in home Rx programs makes available breathing medications and nebulizers to patients who may have asthma, emphysema or COPD at no cost to the recipient, if they qualify. Call 1-800-344-5764 or visit the web site www.inhomerx.com for more information on the details of this program.
The Senior Mobility Program makes available to senior citizens and the permanently disabled, power electric wheelchairs at no cost to the recipient, if they qualify. Call 1-800-451-0971 to see if you qualify.
Utah Valley Cancer Center
Utah Valley Cancer Center, located at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center has a new toll-free phone number. Anyone can call 1-866-549-3800 to schedule an appointment, get information about local cancer support groups or to find out more about IHC cancer services and physicians. Hours are 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
The Senior Wheels USA Program makes available power (electric) wheelchairs to senior citizens (65 years and older) and the permanently disabled at no cost to the recipient, if they qualify. Call toll free at 1-800-246-6010.
Free Wheelchairs to the Disabled
The Wheelchair Foundation, Intermountain Healthcare, and the George S. and Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation are partnering to distribute free wheelchairs to disabled Utahns. Persons interested in getting a free wheelchair can call 1-877-387-3839, or apply at www.wheelchairfoundation.org/utah
Donations are needed from Emery County residents to the Emery Chapter of the Salvation Army which provides emergency assistance for the people of Emery County as well as people traveling through the area. Mail donations to the Emery County Sheriff's Office, Box 281, Green River, Utah 84525 or Emery County Sheriff's Office, Box 817, Castle Dale, Utah 84513. For information, contact Cheryl Keener at 435-564-3432.
Seeking Officers, Enlisted Men, WACs, Cadets, Britons, Civilians and /or their families and friends who were stationed at Cochran Field, or lived in Macon, Georgia during WWII, who would be willing to contribute artifacts, photos, articles and stories pertaining to their experience with the men and women working there. If so, Please contact: Mike Rowland, Archivist, WR-LC/MU, 1942 Heritage Blvd., Robins AFB GA 31098-2442.