Register Now for the 4-H Education Camps
Any youth currently in ninth-12th grade that would like to participate in the 4-H Summer Education Camps, please register ASAP. The camps are filling up fast and we have spaces for local youth to attend. The archeology camp at Range Creek will be June 15-19 and the Paleontology camp is July 13-17. Emery School District has provided scholarships for local youth to attend. For more information, registration forms etc., go to www.emerycounty.com and look for Summer Education Camps on left side. For other help or more information contact Utah State University Extension and talk with Chris Jensen, 381-2381.
Be creative at your library, 11 a.m. Tuesdays at Castle Dale library. June 16 - ham it up; 23 - now you see it; 30 - dance and move; July 7 - "free play"; and 14 - finale.
Ages 10 and up, Express yourself at your library. June 22 - vigil - dramatic arts 5:30 p.m. June 29 - musical arts 1 p.m.
Self Reliance classes are being held at the courthouse in Castle Dale at 12 noon on the following dates: June 23- canning basics, June 30-using a pressure saucepan, July 14- Pat Preston, Everyone is welcome to attend and bring a pot luck dish.
ASSE is seeking local families to host high school boys and girls from diverse countries around the world. Call 1-800-733-2773.
July 15, Aug. 12 Sept. 9, 4 and 7 p.m. SEUDHD - 25 West Main Castle Dale. For more information call 381-2252.
June 19 free swim for Castle Dale residents at Emery County Aquatic Center. Pick up your pass at Castle Dale City Hall. June 20 Castle Dale Rodeo Grounds: games 1 p.m. food 5 p.m. kids rodeo 7:30 p.m.
A hunter education course will be held June 30, July 1, 2, and 3 at the Emery County Recreation Center. Class will be from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. each day. You must pre-register by June 26. Sign up early there is a class size limit. Participants will be required to obtain a voucher at a licensed vendor for the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources prior to registering for the class. For more information, contact Emery County Recreation at 381-2108.
June 20 at 9 a.m. Shotgun start. Entry fee: $50 per man; includes greens fee, cart, lunch and two mulligans.
Emery County Recreation will be sponsoring a junior golf program for youth ages 12-18. This program will run June 22, 29, July 6 and 13 from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. You will receive a coupon at the time of registration. Register at the Emery County Recreation office located at 75 South 400 East, Castle Dale. This program will be conducted at Millsite Golf Course. For more information contact Emery County Recreation at 381-2108.
June 27, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Giolotti Pond (in Helper).Fishing pole, license for the day and lunch will be provided for participant and parents. Register at Emery County Recreation located at 75 South 400 East, Castle Dale. Registration deadline is June 19. For transportation, registration or program information, contact Emery County Recreation at 381-2108. If your child is able to participate in regular sports activities or has A.D.D. they are not eligible to participate in Emery County Special Needs Programs.
Join the Emery County Historical Society on a trek to the Summerville Mining District. (Chimney Rock and ruins from railroad construction on the San Rafael) June 27, meet at the Buckhorn Well below Castle Dale at 9 a.m. Bring pot luck dish, water, sun screen, bug repellant, chairs and cameras. Hot dogs and buns will be furnished by the Society. High clearance vehicles will be required. No meeting in July. Plan on being to our Cowboy Poetry event on August 27. Questions? call Joyce 749-0041.
Come join the Green River Community Center for an afternoon of "Magic with Madell" on June 26. This exciting event is free and all children are welcome. The event will be held at the community center from 12:30-1:30 p.m. and is something you won't want to miss.
A crew is working on S.R. 29 this week. Pilot cars are escorting traffic.
The Castleland Resource Conservation and Development Council, Inc.will hold a meeting on June 24 at 1:30 p.m. at the Green River City Hall. For accommodations call (435) 381-2300 ext. 101.
Utah's first-ever tagged trout event will start June 1 and run through July 31. You can make money catching tagged fish at Millsite Reservoir. There will be 20 fish each worth $50, 10 fish worth $100 and two worth $250, for a total of $2,500. All you have to do is get out and fish. No contest fee required. For more information call (435) 687-2491
The Mohrland Road will be closed June 20 from 5:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. for the Second Annual Search and Rescue triathlon. Contact the Sheriff's Office for more information or assistance. The boat ramp at Huntington State Park will also be closed on June 20 until around 3 p.m.
July 10 at 9 p.m. and July 11 at 9 a.m. For more information contact Emery County Recreation at 381-2108, Jordan Leonard at 384-2887, Jason Jewkes, at 609-0047, Jeremy Jewkes at 749-9768 or Eric Luke at 749-0432. Registration forms can be picked up at the Recreation office, J & D Auto or Millsite Golf Course.
June 26 and 27 at 8 p.m. Mutton Bustin 7 p.m. sign up 6:45p.m.
Huntington Camp of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers will be hosting an exhibit of quilts and other needlework during the July 4 Heritage Days activities. We would like you to participate by displaying old or new quilts. There will be no judging, just display only. We will take very good care of objects and display them well. To donate items for display only, contact Christine Jensen, 749-0595 or Sherron Pulli, 687-9549. The Huntington Camp is also doing a fund raiser to help fix the roof on their heritage building. They are selling tickets for a quilt that has been hand quilted by members of this camp. Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. To purchase tickets, please contact Helen Fox, 687-2838 or Christine Jensen.
Cleveland Days 10 or 20 mile bike ride and kid's sidewalk ride will be held at 6 p.m. on July 23. The 2009 Castle Country Vacation and Recreation Guide incorrectly stated that is was a 10 or 20 mile sidewalk ride starting at 5 p.m.
Ferron Youth Council will be sponsoring a movie in the park June 19 at Mayor's Park . The movie will begin at dusk. This will be a great family activity. Bring lawn chairs or blankets to sit on. Students will be selling cotton candy, snow cones and pop for $1. Details: Andrea 384-2632.
On June 17 at 8 am in the county building there will be commercial lenders from Zions Bank and Robert Edminster from the CDC for SBA 504 loans. There will be presentations on each kind of SBA loan and then there will be break-out sessions so that the business owners have one-on-one time with a lender to get help with the application. There will also be a continental breakfast served.
Emery County Recreation tennis camp June 15-19. Third-sixth grade: 8 - 9:30 a.m. Seventh - ninth grade: 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Emery High School tennis courts. On June 19, a tennis tournament will be held. Register at the Emery County Recretio Center. For more information call the recreation center 381-2108 or Adri Weihing at 749-9904.
We have extended the date to send your money in to June 19. Send money to: Kristie Cook 161 West 400 South, Hyde Park, UT 84318, Cost is $15 person. Please list your choice of either: chicken cordon blue or stuffed pork chops. All other festivities are free of charge to attend. Any questions, contact Shalise Garner at (801) 867-6409.
All young ladies ages 6 - 9 living in Emery County are invited to participate in The Little Miss Emery Pageant being held on Aug. 6, at 6 p.m. in the Fair tent. Registration fee is $40. For more information contact Jarilyn Spears at 381-5667 or Patsy Stoddard at 381-2431. The winner will accompany the 2009 Miss Emery to the Miss Utah pageant in June 2010. She will ride in parades with Miss Emery and attend the Miss Utah tea. She will win a $400 packet which includes a dress, Miss Utah T-shirt and other prizes.
The NEHS reunion will be held July 3 at the Huntington Elementary School. If you have received your registration form in the mail, fill it out and return it to Dixie Bass, P.O. Box 1323, Huntington, UT 84528 or Sharron Pulli, P.O. Box 885, Huntington, UT 84528 by May 30. If you have any questions contact Janet Leamaster 435-687-9254.