The Emery County Horse 4-H Clubs are sponsoring a truck and trailer wash at the south end of the rodeo grounds in Castle Dale on July 27 beginning at 10 a.m. Bring your cars, trucks, trailers or other vehicles and support the Emery County Horse 4-H youth.
All young ladies from Ferron, Clawson or Emery who will be starting the seventh grade through 24 years of age who are interested in entering the Junior Miss Peach Days and Miss Peach Days Pageant for 2007 can pick up the forms from Ferron City Hall. All forms are to be turned in to Ferron City Hall on or before July 31. This year's pageant will be held Aug. 17. For more information contact Julie Winn at 384-3346 after 5:30 p.m. or at 820-0739.
Due to sell out crowds at the rodeo each night, seats can no longer be saved after 7 p.m. Blankets must be taken with you each night. Rodeo will be held July 26, 27, 28 at the Castle Dale Rodeo Arena.
The Emery County free concert featuring Ricochet will be Aug. 4 beginning at 7:30 p.m. No areas can be roped off to save seats. You can put out lawn chairs and blankets before the concert.
Registration at Canyon View Junior High School for the 2007-08 school year will be held as follows: Aug. 7, 9 a.m.-noon for ninth graders, and 1-4 p.m. for eighth graders; and Aug. 8, from 8:30 a.m.-noon for seventh graders. The seventh grade registration includes an orientation for students and parents. The orientation will be held at 9 a.m. and repeated at 11 a.m. Parents who are registering more than one child and for different grades may choose the most convenient time from those listed. Registration packets will be mailed prior to registration. If you do not receive a packet, contact the school.
Emery Idol is now known as Emery County's Got Talent. Do you have a unique talent? Come and share it at the Emery County Fair Aug. 2 from 4-6 p.m. at the Fair Grounds. This is for ages 12 and up. First prize is a $50 gift certificate. For early registration and information call Neal Peacock at 381-5687.
Ferron City presents Arts in the Park, featuring music by Roger Barton and Kaitlen Reaves on July 27 at 7 p.m. The program will be held in Mayors Park. Admission is free, bring your blankets and lawn chairs and come out and enjoy an evening of music.
The Bar G Wranglers will perform at the 777 ranch in Ferron on Aug. 17-18. A chuckwagon dinner is at 6 p.m. with the show beginning at 7 p.m. Costs are $20 a person for ages 10 and up and ages 3-9 are $10.
The Foundation for Apologetic Information Research will hold its conference on Aug. 2-3 in Sandy at the South Towne Exposition Center. More information can be found at www.fairlds.org/conf07ahtml.
Emery High School volleyball tryouts will start Aug. 7. This tryout is mandatory. Warm-ups will be from 7-9 a.m. on Aug. 7 in the Spartan Center, with tryouts on Aug. 8-10 at the Spartan Center from 7-9 a.m. Girls from ninth-12th grades are encouraged to try out.
Mikiala and Jerra O'Neil and the employees of Smith's are selling raffle tickets for a dollar to help cover the cost of their mother, Jennifer's medical expenses. She has been diagnosed with a rare disease called SUSAC syndrome. Raffle tickets may be purchased at Smith's, Oliveto's or contact Karen Sanderson at 435-637-0974.
Habitat for Humanity of Castle Country is having a silent auction for a donated "panel saw". Make your bid at the HFH of CC booth at International Days or the Aug. 1, at the Emery County Yard Sale booth, or mail your bid to PO Box 724, Price UT 84501. For details about the saw, call Gordon at 435-637-2988. Bid deadine is Aug. 8, 2007. All proceeds and donations at this time go to complete the wheel-chair accessible house in Castle Dale for Rebecca and family. To apply for a future home or volunteer your talent call 435-637-9701.
Castle Valley Lamb Fry will be held on Aug. 2-4 and Aug. 7-11 from 5-8 p.m. at the Emery County Fairgrounds. For more information call 381-2108.
School registration for San Rafael Junior High parents and students will be held on July 31 to 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Information packets will be mailed prior to the registration.
Emery All-star Cheerleading has six openings on their elite competition team, ages 9-18 years old. If you are interested or for more information call Becky at 687-2632.
A marketing to improve your business seminar will be held upstairs at the Castle Dale Courthouse. It is a four series course on Aug. 1, 15, 29 and Sept. 12 from 6-8 p.m. Registration is $25 per person. To register or for more information contact Delia Paletta at 637-5032 ext. 408.
Food Handler's classes will be available on Aug. 23 and Sept. 13 at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Health Department, 25 West Main in Castle Dale. For more information call 381-2252. Price classes will be held on Aug. 29 and Sept. 25 at 9 a.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Exhibits will be accepted on July 31 from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Baked items, fresh fruits, vegetables and flowers will be accepted on Aug. 1 from 8:30-10 a.m. Exhibits will be open for public viewing on Aug. 2 and Aug. 3 from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and Aug. 4 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. For more information, contact Michelle Scovill at 748-2393 or the Rec. Department at 381-2108.
A 12 step meeting will be held every Tuesday at 8 p.m. at 195 West 4100 North, Spring Glen, in the New Life Ministry Church. For more information contact 435-472-0547.
The Castle Country playdays series will be held Aug. 11 and Sept. 15 in Huntington. Sign-ups will be from 8-8:45 a.m. and start time is 9 a.m. For more information contact Karl and Trisha Jensen at 653-2770 or Anita Sitterud at 653-2782.