The Emery County Progress is requesting everyone who has brought in photos to be used in the newspaper to pick up those photos. The hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mon.-Fri.
Bookcliff Muzzleloaders will hold their annual meat shoot on Dec. 7 at the Pinnacle Peak range in Price at 10 a.m. Shooters fee. Patched round ball and open sights. First, second and third place on each target. Women's and kid's target. Call Kim Hansen at 687-9507 for more information.
Huntington Elementary students will decorate a tree inside Zion's Banks Huntington office on Dec. 4. At 4:30 p.m. students, teachers, parents and bank employees will gather for the Lights On ceremony. There will be refreshments, carols, and Santa.
The book, "Cowboy Poetry From the San Rafael" will be available at the Museum of the San Rafael in Castle Dale beginning the first week of December. This book contains poetry and illustrations from local residents, as well as photographs and tidbits of information about the San Rafael. These books will be the perfect Christmas gift for family and friends. Stop in and place your order now.
Pioneer Theatre Company presents the high flying family musical Peter Pan, with book by James M. Barrie, Lyrics by Carolyn Leigh, music by Mark Charlap, additional music by Jule Styne and additional lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green. Peter Pan runs Dec. 4 through Dec. 28 (special extension week Dec. 23-28 with special times). For more information contact the Theatre at (801) 581-6961.
Cleveland Town will hold its annual Christmas Eve Party on Dec. 24 at the Town Hall starting at 6 p.m. As always, there will be a short program, games, prizes and songs. Santa will stop for the kids.
The Cleveland Community Christmas Party will be Dec. 21 at 5 p.m. At 5 p.m. there will be caroling and hay rides, meet at Town Hall; 5:30 p.m. will be the lighting of the Christmas tree by the Mayor; 5:45 p.m. will be the Christmas party and dinner at the Cleveland church. There is a rumor that Santa Claus may show up.
The Service Officer will be at the Department of Workforce Services Price Employment Center, 475 West Price River Drive, Ste. 256 on Dec. 11 from 9-10:30 a.m. and at the Department of Workforce Services Provo Employment Center 1550 North 200 West from 1 - 2 p.m.
The Utah Foster Care Foundation is encouraging Utahns to strengthen families by becoming foster parents. For more information call 1-877-505-KIDS or log on to the website at www.utahfostercare.org.
Home Place in Orangeville offers a reflection day on "People of Light." Join others in finding the light in this season of the year on Dec. 14 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For information and reservations call Paula at (435) 748-2230.
The deadline for applications under LCP is close of business Dec. 13. This program provides assistance to certain livestock producers experiencing severe 2001-2002 crop year feed and pasture losses because of drought. All eligible livestock owners are encouraged to apply. For more information, contact our office at 88 South 100 East in Castle Dale or call 435-381-2300 by Dec. 13.
The Utah Winter Games is teaming up with Brian Head Resort to offer clinics with ski and snowboard rentals and instruction for FREE! The Games will be at Brian Head on Dec. 7 to offer the popular "Learn to Ski" and "Learn to Snowboard" programs. This once-a-season opportunity must not be missed! Register today at www.utahwintergames.org to reserve your spot!
Utah Arts Council announcedthe deadline for the 2003 Visual Arts Fellowship as Feb. 3, 2003. The program awards 2-$5,000 fellowships annually to help further the development of Utah's visual artists. They are awarded in areas of crafts, drawing, mixed media, painting, photography, printmaking, and sculture as well as performance and conceptual art. For more information contact Lila Abersold at 801-533-3581 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dr. McKell, Dr. Winters and our entire staff will hold a holiday open house on Dec. 5 from 5-8 p.m. at 365 North Center, Castle Dale. Every one is welcome to come see the new dental office, have refreshments and get a complimentary photo with Santa Claus.
A workshop on "Innovative Ideas for Ranching in the 21st Century" will be held Dec. 13 from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the Red Cliffs Lodge, in Moab. They will present new ideas in livestock grazing, land management, and low stress livestock handling. Come hear about these innovative ideas from people who practice them. Registration fee includes lunch and copies of text. RSVP's are needed for lunch. Deadline is Dec. 2. Contact Gayla at (435) 687-2986, or Roger and Shelley Barton at (435) 384-2397 or email@example.com. Please make your own motel reservations.
Meeting will be held on Mon. Dec. 9 at 1 p.m. in the Castle Dale Senior Citizens Center.
Anyone interested in performing at Emery High J.V. game half-times, please contact Nadine Hinkins at 748-5304.
The Huntington Elementary will be holding it's annual craft fair on Dec. 14 from 1-3 p.m. Some items for sale are bears, birdhouses, moose and t-shirts. Plan to attend.
Mark your calendars, reserve Dec. 7 for a special holiday event at the Orangeville City Park.
Central Utah 2002 Single Moms' Conference in Ephraim on Dec. 14. The conference will begin in the Crane Theater at 7:30 a.m. Breakout sessions will last until 4 p.m. Registration forms available at USU Extension offices and the Department of Workforce Service. For more information cal 435-283-7599 oe-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Do you pay your own heating costs? Need help with your heating bill? Get in touch with H.E.A.T. You must meet certain income qualifications and will need to provide proof of income and expenses. Apply Nov. 1 to Mar. 29, 2003 at the Emery County Community Center, 40 South Center, Castle Dale.