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Emery/Carbon World Down Syndrome Celebration If your loved one has Down Syndrome and you would like to come and share in celebrating. Bring the family and join us at the Emery County Recreation Center. It will be a night of fun, March 21 at 5:30 p.m.

Dinner is a potluck to share. Hamburgers and hotdogs provide. Free T-shirt for those with Down Syndrome. T-shirts available for family and friends for $10. There will be a talent show for anyone wanting to share a talent. There will be a photo booth and a balloon release at sunset.

Reservations and T-shirt orders due by March 10. For reservations and orders contact Jessica, (801) 616-2449, Gentry (435) 749-1822 or Tiffany (435) 749-0793.

Utah Stake Conference This is an invitation to Castle Dale and Orangeville residents to attend the Castle Dale, Utah Stake Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on March 22-23.

Meeting times are 7 p.m. on March 22 and 10 a.m. on March 23. The conference will be held at the Castle Dale Stake Center on the corner of Main Street and Center Street in Castle Dale. Visiting authorities will be Elders Bruce Carlson and Terry Wade. This will be a great opportunity to thank the outgoing stake presidency and welcome the new one.

Emery County Caucuses Emery County Democrat precinct Caucus meeting locations: Tuesday March 18 at 7 p.m. Precinct one, Emery at the Rec. Center. Precinct two, Ferron South at Ferron City Hall. Precinct three, Ferron North at Ferron City Hall. Precinct four, Clawson at Ferron City Hall. Precinct five, Orangeville at 75 East Main Castle Dale (county courthouse). Precinct six, Castle Dale West at 75 East Main Castle Dale (county courthouse). Precinct seven, Castle Dale East at 75 East Main Castle Dale (county courthouse). Precinct eight, Huntington East at Huntington Elementary School.Precinct nine, Huntington West, Huntington Elementary School. Precinct 10, Cleveland at Huntington Elementary School. Precinct 11, Elmo at Elmo City Hall, 90 S. 100 E. Precinct 12, Green River at Sheriff's substation, 48 Farrer Street.

Emery County Republican precinct Caucus meeting locations: Thursday, March 20 at 7 p.m. Precinct one, Emery at the Emery Senior Center. Precinct two, Ferron South at Ferron City Hall. Precinct three, Ferron North at Ferron Elementary. Precinct four, Clawson at Clawson Town Hall. Precinct five, Orangeville at Cottonwood Elementary. Precinct six, Castle Dale West at the Senior Citizens Center. Precinct seven, Castle Dale East at the Emery High Little Theater. Precinct eight, Huntington East at Huntington Elementary. Precinct nine, Huntington West at Huntington Elementary. Precinct 10, Cleveland at Cleveland Elementary. Precinct 11, Elmo at Elmo City Hall. Precinct 12, Green River at the John Wesley Powell Museum.

BYU Church History Symposium March 6 and 7 beginning at 9 a.m. There will be several keynote speakers throughout both days. The event is free and open to all those who wish to attend. Registration is not required. For additional information, please visit

Junior Prom The junior prom promenade will be held at the Spartan Center on March 7 at 7 p.m. It is free to the public, but a $1 donation is encouraged. The theme is the Great Gatsby.

Non-motorized Trails Map The County Trails Committee is developing a map showing non-motorized trails. A draft of the map showing hiking, biking, and horseback trails will be a available for review and comment in Castle Dale, on the second floor of the Court House, on March 12th between 7:00 and 8:30 pm. If you have a favorite trail or two please come to make sure they are included on the map. Feel free to call Rod Player from the Trails Committee at 749-1218 if you have questions.

BASEBALL UMPIRES WANTED The Recreation Center is looking for anyone that is in 7th grade or older and has experience with baseball. If you are interested in umpiring baseball games, please contact the Recreation Center at 435-381-2108

Fundraiser Golf Tournament Millsite Golf Course will hold a three person scramble fundraiser for the family of Clint Conover. The tournament will be on March 15 at 10 a.m. The cost is $250 per team. All proceeds will benefit Megan Conover and her children. In addition to the fundraiser an account has been set up at Zions Bank for Megan Conover. Call Jordan at 435-749-9069 to register your team.

Emery County Business Chamber Awards Banquet March 19 starting at 6 p.m. at the Museum of the San Rafael. Prime rib or turkey dinner will be served. The cost of the dinner is $20 per plate. RSVP to the Emery County Progress, (435) 381-2431 or e-mail, Contact Julie for more info, (435) 749-0674.

Huntington Library In partnership with USU Eastern & Emery Telcom will be hosting Electronic Device Classes. Android Devices by Jared Anderson, Wed. Feb. 19 at 6 p.m. Apple Devices by Ethan Migliori, Wed. Feb. 26 at 6 p.m. For more information call the Library, 687-9590

No Grave Unadorned The Emery County Progress has supplies for the project. Visit our office at 410 East Main, Suite B in Castle Dale or call 381-2431 for information.

Book Reporters Book Club The club will be reading Wonder by R.J. Palacio and The Never Ending Story by Michael Ende. We look forward to seeing you on March 13 at 4 p.m.

Seniors Citizens of the Week The Emery County Progress is looking for seniors of the week. Seniors, family members and friends can submit a senior who is living in Emery County. Please include a photo, brief biography, accomplishments, military or community service, employment, family, etc. Submissions can be mailed to the Emery County Progress, PO Box 598, Castle Dale, UT 84513, e-mailed to, dropped off at the office 410 East Main, Suite B in Castle Dale. For more info call 381-2431.

Carbon High/Notre Dame Class of 1959 Reunion Carbon High/Notre Dame Class of 1959 will be having it's 55 year Reunion, June 20-22 in Price. For more information please email, Please put Reunion in the subject line.

Miss Emery Scholarship Pageant The Miss Emery Pageant will be on June 7. The Little Miss Pageant is on June 6. The Miss Emery Pageant is open to all girls ages 17-24. To help prepare you, workshops will begin in February. Call Jessica, 801-616-2449 or Heather 801-367-3565. Pageant winners will earn scholarship money.

Love and Logic Class Ferron Elementary PTO will offer a love and logic class beginning Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27 and March 6 at 7 p.m. at the Ferron Elementary Library. The classes will be taught by Merlin Weber. For questions call the school at 384-2383.

Food Handler's classes Price: Feb. 19. Classes start at 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Castle Dale: Feb. 20. Classes start at 4 p.m.

Readers wanted: Interested in reading books and discussing books Join Castle Dale Libraries Book Club! We meet the second Thursday every other month. Everyone welcome. The library is a great place to get started on some new goals for 2014.

Ignite Grand opening. Enroll now. Let NCSF certified personal trainer, Cassie Taylor and Kristy Guymon, with ten years track and cross-country coaching experience, help you achieve your New Year's resolution of becoming a healthier you. Castle Dale Rec. Center: Burn it up: Tue., 12:30 p.m/8 p.m. and Thur., 8 p.m. Enlighten: Mon/Thur, 7 p.m.. Hi-lite: Mon/Thur, 8 p.m. Ferron Fairgrounds: Enlighten: Mon/Thur, 5:10 a.m.. Hi-lite: Tue/Fri, 5:10 a.m. $45 a months; includes all classes, tracking and nutrition help. $35/12 class punch-card (class participation only). Call 749-7142 or 749-2653.

Emery County Recreation office is open The office will be open to the public from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Friday 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. For more information, call 381-2108.

AWANA Club AWANA Club at Desert Edge Christian Chapel is every Wednesday at 6 p.m. AWANA Club is for kids preschool to 6th grade.

VFW Ladies Auxiliary Meet the second Friday of the month at 1 p.m., 189 N. Carbonville Rd., 637-7424.

Castle Dale Library Preschool Story Time is held Tuesday's at 1:00 p.m. at the Castle Dale Library.

New Life Ministries Has moved into their new church at 5194 N. Hwy. 6. Sunday service 10 a.m. Worship/prayer service, Wed. at 6 p.m. AWANA Bible Club for children 5 year old-6th grade, Thur. at 6 p.m. Youth ministry for 7-12 grade, Tue. at 7 p.m. Visit

Story time Story time is not for sitting quietly. It's not just reading, it's for bringing stories to life in a whole new way. It's a playground for your mind. The Emery County Public Libraries offer pre-school story time. To find out what day and time check the libraries web page at

THE WORKOUT PLACE At the Old Huntington City Hall. Mon. & Wed. - Zumba - 6:00 a.m., R.I.P.P.E.D. - 6:30 p.m. Tues. & Thurs. - Turbokick - 6:00 a.m., Pump (weights) 6:00 p.m. and Zumba - 7:15 p.m. Saturday - R.I.P.P.E.D. - 8:30 A.M. For informaton call - Cheryl - 749-0439.

Ceramics For Fun in Emery New stuff arriving all the time!! Hours: Tue - Thurs 10-5. Fri -Sat 10-8.

Southeastern Utah District Health Department Immunization Clinic Hours are: Monday 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and Wednesday 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. The office is located at 25 West Main Street in Castle Dale. Call 435-381-2252 for more information

Emery High School "Military Honor Wall" Emery High School has created an "Honor Wall" to recognize Emery High students who have served in the Armed Forces from 2000 to the present. We would like a 5x7 photo in military dress, if possible. Please include name, branch of service, rank, active duty address, and deployments. Mail photographs and information to Linda Wilberg, Emery High School, Box 499 Castle Dale, UT 84513 or e-mail them to We would also appreciate any active duty pictures for the display case. If you have questions or if you have information about our EHS military personnel call 435-381-2606 or e-mail

Stitches From The Heart Stitches From The Heart needs volunteers to knit, crochet or quilt blankets, little sweaters and hats for babies in need. These items are donated to hospitals all over the country. Patterns available. Donated yarn appreciated for our seniors. Toll free 877-985-9212 or e-mail us at or write us at 4572 Telephone Road, #909, Ventura CA 93003. Our web site

Lodge meetings Orient Lodge #15 Free And Accepted Masons Of Utah - Regular meetings for Orient Lodge #15 F&AM In Green River, Utah are on the first Mondays of the month at 7 p.m. The Lodge is located at 30 West 3rd Ave. Green River, UT 84525. Call Sean Bailey - Senior Warden for more information 435-650-8033. 687-9746 with questions.

Bread of Life 112 West 400 North Huntington. Sunday service 2 p.m. For more information call Pastor Bob Wells at 650-0556.

Castle Dale Independent Baptist Church Sunday school, 10 a.m. Worships service, 11 a.m. Youth Group 6 p.m. Bible study is on Wednesday at 7 p.m. Call 381-2975 for more info.

Desert Edge Christian Chapel Worship service 10 a.m. Sunday school follows worship service. Youth group, 10:15 a.m. Bible study, Monday at 6 p.m. AWANA Club, Wednesday at 6 p.m. Call 687-2933 or visit our website

Bible Study 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.

Huntington Youth City Council Come and Join! Any and all youth ages 12-18 are encouraged to join the Youth City Council. For questions contact Laneea Cowley at 749-0403 Youth Council meetings are held at the Huntington City Hall at 4:30 p.m. the last Thurs. of each month.

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