Welcome to Community Events & the Bulletin Board
Community Life Guarding Certification Class Session 2 @ Snow College Horne Activity Center
Community Life Guarding Certification Class Session 2:
April 20,22,27,29, May 4,6 Time 7-10pm
Cost: $10.00 registration fee $120.00 Class Fee
Must be 15 years old by the last day of the class (May 6th)
Prescreen consist of a 300 yard swim that must be done continuously without stopping, a 2 minute tread without use of hands, and a 10 pound brick retrieval from deep end. Participants who do not pass the prescreen will not be allowed to take the class.
Prescreen takes place first day of class and practice before prescreen is encouraged.
Last session of this class that will be taught.Class space is limited.
Sign-up or Questions Contact: Matt Johnson 435-283-7027 & firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: Matt at 283-7027
Family Night Snow Spring Concert in Fairview
The Snow College Horne School of Music will present "Snow Spring" at the Fairview Museum on Monday, April 20 @ 7:00 PM. Under the direction of Dr. Elaine Jorgensen, the concert will feature a collection of chamber music, as well as the Snow College Flute Choir. Bring the entire family from kiddies to grandparents and enjoy music at it’s best! Admission is free.
Contact: Maria Ricks at 435-469-1308
Financial Management Event
Profit Mastery, a two-day financial management workshop, will be held in Fillmore on April 20-21. This is a hands-on financial management workshop for small business owners and is provided through the Utah Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Snow College.
Ryan Murray, a Certified Business Analyst with the Utah SBDC network , will facilitate the workshop.
When: April 20, 21, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. each day.
Where: Fillmore City Library, 25 South 100 West.
Registration is limited to 25 participants and includes a workbook, case-studies, online tools and professional follow-up counseling at no charge. There will be no charge for owners or employees of a for-profit business located in Juab, Millard, Piute, Sanpete, Sevier or Wayne counties who register by April 13.
Accountants, business lenders and other finance professionals are also encouraged to attend and should note that this workshop qualifies for 16 hours of CPE credits for CPAs.
For more information, visit www.UtahProfitMastery.com or call 435-283-7376 before April 13.
Contact: SBDC at 283-7376
Snow College Dance Ensemble
The Snow College dance ensemble will be presenting their spring concert on April 21 and 22. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. each evening in the Eccles Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets are $7 general admission, $5 for children, students and seniors, and $2 for Snow College students. Tickets are available at the Eccles Center box office.
Contact: --- at ---
Fundraiser for 12U Accelerated Girls Youth Softball Team - CRUSH
McDonald’s Fundraiser – Wednesday – April 23 Lobby sales only 5:30 – 7:30pm This fundraiser is an accelerated girls softball team, the Sanpete Crush. 12U – age group "ages 12 and under". The team is from the North Sanpete Area. The Coach is Rob Gillens The funds will help pay for the girls to travel to and participate in the Orem Spring League this May! Thank you!!
Contact: Erica Wightman or Rob Gillens at 1-801-367-0885 (Erica) or 851-0618 (Rob)
Sevier County Garage Sale
The annual Giant Garage Sale will be Friday, April 24, 4-8pm,and Saturday, April 25th, 8am to 1pm at the Sevier County Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall in Richfield. Rent a space for $20. Concessions available.
Contact: --- at 435-893-0458
10th annual Japan feestival will be in Salt Lake City, free of charge on Saturday, April 25th from 10am to 5pm. Located at 100 south between 200 west and 300 west. Featuring One Voice Children’s Choir. Also Taiko Drum performance, Dancing, martial arts, kimono fashion show, food, crafts, kids booths, prizes, and more.
Contact: --- at ---
USU Extension Garden Workshops
All workshops will begin at 10 a.m. and be held at Horseshoe Mountain Home Center in Mt. Pleasant.
February 21: Soils & Organic matter (soil conditions, organic matter levels, increasing organic matter, creating good soils).
February 28: Fertilizers and Composting (Composting, PH levels, proper fertilizer use, organic and inorganic fertilizers).
March 7: Water Management and Conservation (lawn management, irrigation clocks, cup tests, water efficiency, garden style drip).
March 14: Seeds, Heirlooms and Hybrids (Home gardening, seed gathering, germination, best seeds for Sanpete).
March 21: Pruning and Fruit Tree Production (Orchard basics, fruit trees, arbor techniques, live orchard participation).
March 28: Weed and Pest Control (Integrated pest management, biologicals, organic pest control).
April 11: Lawn Care – Irrigation and Drip Systems (Lawn care, turf irrigation methods, drought tolerant landscape, drip system advantages).
April 25: Waterwise Tour, Wasatch Academy (Waterwise gardening, sustainable landscapes, local waterwise tour).
For more information, contact USU Extension.
Contact: Matt Palmer at 283-3472
Outdoor Volleyball Tournament
Outdoor Volleyball Tournament
Saturday April 25th at 9:00 AM 300 N 200 E, Ephraim, UT
4 on 4 co-ed teams Call or text 801-900-1906 to register a team. $60 entry fee per team due at time of tournament.
Contact: Taylor Ricks at 1-801-900-1906
Top Notch Archers 3-D Archery Shoot
Top Notch Archers are holding their first 3-D outdoor archery shoot of the year on April 24-25-26 at the Mt. Pleasant Flood Dam. Camping and shooting all weekend. Fun shoot and competitive smoker round for all ages and classes. For more information, contact Gene Eisenbrandt.
Contact: Gene Eisenbrandt at 840-3622
Free Disc-golf lesson for Scouts
All Scout troops in Sanpete County can take advantage of a free disc-golf lesson. Lessons will be held Saturdays at 10 a.m. at the Manti City Park (weather permitting).
To register, call Steve at 435-314-9150.
Contact: Steve at 435-314-9150
Mormon Miracle Pageant seeking 2015 Soloists
The Mormon Miracle Pageant is seeking soloists for the 2015 season. If you are interested in auditioning, you can contact Barbara Barton in Manti at 835-2783 or visit the website at mormonmiracle.org for more information.
Contact: Barbara at 835-2783
Sanpete County Fair is looking for someone interested in doing the concessions for the 2015 year. Cost would be $800. Dates would include, August 21-22 and the 24-29 (depending on events) with the 27, 28, and 29 being the biggest days. You would be responsible from preparing food, and serving it in a timely manner. The cost of $800 will be collected up front. Please respond to Sheri or email email@example.com by April 28, 2015.
Contact: Sheri at 835-3812
Miss Sanpete collecting shoes
Help support Miss Sanpete Marlie Meacham collect 1,000 pairs of shoes to help people in need. All shoes will be refurbished and donated to third world countries. Any type of shoe will work: high heels, athletic shoes, boots, sandals, etc.
You may bring shoes to the designated drop off locations during March and April, or contact Marlie and make arrangements to have the shoes picked up.
Drop-off locations are Manti Elementary, Manti High School, Kent’s Marketplace, Manti Market, Jensen’s Department Store, Manti City Building, KZ’s, and Gunnison Market.
Marlie Meacham: 851-7188. Emily Cox (text only) 851-0316.
Contact: Marlie Meacham at 435-835-2653
Active Parenting Classes
Active Parenting Classes are being offered to Stepfamlies who are looking to lessen problems and strengthen family bonds. Classes will begin April 14 @ 4pm and will be held at New Horizons Crisis Center. Please call to register.
Contact: Jenn VandeMyle at 896-9294
Gunnison Valley Cinco de Mayo
Please come and join us at our Cindo de Mayo Celebration on Saturday May 2nd beginning at 3 p.m. At the Gunnison City Park. There is free swimming at the Gunnison City pool from 3 to 5. An authentic Mexican dinner will be served from 5 to 6:30. $6 for adults $4 for children. Volleyball tournament(Contact Brian Granda for tournament info). We will also have a soccer kick for cash tournament. Entertainment, music, games, prizes and lots of fun. There will be a chicken chase, pony rides and crafts for the kids. We will have a movie at dusk.
Contact: Michelle or Brian at 851-2755 (Michelle) or 558-0868 (Brian)
Southern Utah Constitution Bowl
The Washington County Teen Age Republicans (TARS) invite the high school and middle school students to participate in a Southern Utah Constitution Bowl on Tuesday, May 5, 2015, to be held at Dixie State University, St. George.
A Constitution Bowl is held to inspire patriotism and encourage the study of the Constitution of the United States of America.
The ‘Bowl’ is a day long competition between 5 member teams from Southern Utah’s public, private, and home schools. All students ages 13 through Seniors are welcome.
Contact: Sarah Robison, firstname.lastname@example.org or ph. 435-619-9930
Contact: Sarah Robison at 435-619-9930
Utah's Own food and agriculture workshop
Utah’s Own, in partnership with the Utah Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Snow College, is sponsoring a workshop for food- and agriculture-related businesses in Utah’s central and southeastern counties.
When: Wednesday, May 6, 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., lunch included.
Where: Atrium Room, Sevier Valley Center, Richfield.
Local farmers, ranchers, restaurant owners, caterers, food entrepreneurs and any others that grow, process, distribute or sell food or food-related products are invited to attend. Those who may want to start a food-related business are also invited.
There is no fee for the workshop. Registration is available by visiting www.SnowCollegeBusiness.com or by calling 435-283-7376.
Utah’s Own is a marketing initiative by the Utah Department of Agriculture and Food that helps local food companies with business-to-business networking, resource training and credible local branding.
Contact: Snow College at 283-7376
Manti Library is hosting a technology class on WI-FI basics on Thursday, May 7th. Please sign up at the front desk.
will include setting up Wi-FI, connecting devises, trouble shooting and more.
Contact: Manti Library at 835-2201
3rd Annual Fishing Tournament at Palisade State Park
Saturday, May 9th, 7am to 2pm. Register today at www.palisade.utah.gov or call. First 200 registered can fish. More than $1500 in prizes. Cost is $20/adults, 16 and under $15. You may register the day of the event if space is available.
Contact: Palisade State Park at 435-835-6676
Run 4 Hearing
Justin Osmond’s 250 mile Run4Hearing event will start with a kick-off presentation the morning of may 2nd in Ephraim. Justin will finish in St. George on May 9th with a celebration and a presentation for the deaf students and their families. The event is on behalf of the Olive Osmond Hearing Fund. For more information on the event or on how to donate go to RUN4HEARING.COM
Contact: --- at ----
Red Cross Blood Donation Locations
Price: April 22 3 – 8 P.M. Price North Stake Center, 440 North 100 East. April 23 2 – 7 p.m. Price Stake Center, 150 South 500 East.
Helper: April 20 2 – 7 p.m. Helper City, 19 S. Main.
Mona: April 28 12 – 5:15 p.m. Barnes Bullets.
Nephi: April 29 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Central Valley Medical Center. May 12 8;30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Juab High School.
To make an appointment to donate blood, call 1-800-733-2767.
Contact: Red Cross at 1-800-733-2767
Templar Classic 3 v 3 soccer Tournament
5th annual tournament will have seven divisions:Men’s 19+, Women’s 19+, High School boys, High School Girls, Middle School Boys, Middle School Girls, Elementary School ( 2nd/3rd and 4th/5th)
Division will begin play on Friday, May 15th and finish on Saturday afternoon May 16th.
up to 5 players per team. $50/per team signed up by May 12th. $60/team after the 12th. All teams guaranteed 3 games. Games will be played on Utah Summer Games regulation fields with Utah Summer Game rules.
Contact: Eleshia Steinfeldt at email@example.com, tel:435-813-2758
Salina Riding Club Independace Day Rodeo Queen Contest.
May 30, 2015 Salina Rodeo Grounds East Main
Contest is open to girls whom live in a county neighboring to Sevier County.
Check in at 8:30am Interviews to start at 9:00am Horsemanship should start at 1:30pm Crowning will be at 6:00pm
Ages: Pee-Wee 5 & under. $10.00… Mini 6-10 years old. $15.00 Junior 11-15 years old. $20.00 Senior 16-24 years old. $25.00
Horsemanship: Patterns are attached on Salina Riding Club Facebook Page.
Registration papers are attached on Salina Riding Club Facebook Page. They need to be Returned to me by May 15, 2015
If you have any question Contact Danielle Steiger Curtis Po box 274 Aurora, Ut 84620
Contact: Danielle Steiger Curtis at 979-2804
9th Annual Amazing Earthfest
May 10th to 16th. Enjoy a day or the week. An event celebrating the Golden Circle of National and State Parks, Forests, Monuments and Public Lands of Southern Utah and Northern Arizona in Kanab Utah. There are daily guided hikes, biking or ATV trips, dinosaur track site, Native American Culture, concerts and films. Most events are Free. for more information go online at www.AmazingEarthFest.org.
Contact: Rich Csenge at 435-644-3735
Miss Sevier Pageant information
The annual Miss Sevier County Scholarship is scheduled for Saturday, May 16th at the Sevier Valley Center.
Young Women need to be single, going into their Senior year in High School but no older than 21yrs old. Contestants also need to live in Sevier County.
Those interested in participating should Call Lisa to get their packet of information.
Contact: Lisa at 435-201-1548
Sanpete County Bookmobile
For more information on Schedule, updates, cancelations, delays and events get on: www.facebook.com/SanpeteCountyBookmobile
Contact: ---- at ----
Snow College Community Ed
get online at snow.edu/communityed for upcoming dates and times at the Snow College Ephraim Campus and Richfield Campus on Community Education classes that include: Constructing a novel, American Sign Language, Hunter Education, Fitness classes, quickbooks, fasttrac, sweing, dance, woodshop, family counseling, scuba and more.
Contact: snow college cashier at 283-7294, or 893-2249
Stepping Up 5K - Communities Against Violence
In efforts to promote building healthy relationships and prevent dating and domestic violence in our communities the Salt Lake Domestic Violence Coalition will host the Stepping Up 5K – Communities Against Violence event. See the registration page on the website for pricing. The event will begin at 9:00am at Liberty Park in Salt Lake City on Saturday, May 30. There will be an awards cerermony, meal, and fabulous prize drawing! Register at sldvc.org
Contact: April Ensign at 1-801-944-7042
All About Baby Expo and Toddler Festival will be held at the Vista ( 10640 Club House Drive) in Cedar Hills. Saturday, May 30th Find out more and register for your freet ickets at allaboutbabyexpo.com.
Contact: --- at ---
Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Education Classes
Monday 4-5pm @ the Snow College Wellness Center, Social Science building room 204.
Contact: Rachelle Bench, firstname.lastname@example.org at 801-319-6038
Salina Riding Club 3rd 4th Rodeo
Salina Riding Club is taking bids for the 3rd and 4th of July Rodeo concessions. Minimum bid is $250 per booth (arena had 4 booths). This bid is open to private… individuals, school teams or clubs, businesses etc. Riding Club provides power and covered stand. Please submit a detailed list of what you would likely sell to ensure no duplication of items. Any parties interested in being a walking vendor (for example glow sticks) must also contact us for availability. Please send bids to email@example.com
Contact: Andrea Andreason at 979-0161
Salina Riding Club 3rd 4th Rodeo
Salina Riding Club is looking for a talented individual or group that would be interested in opening the Independence Day Rodeo July 3rd and 4th in Salina by si…nging a traditional version of the National Anthem. Please submit your audition here on Salina Riding Club’s Facebook page, to firstname.lastname@example.org or send a CD to P.O. Box 529 Aurora, UT 84620
Contact: Andrea Andreason at 979-9274
Sanpete Sheriff seeks information on robbery
The Sanpete County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking information leading to the identification of a suspect involved in an armed robbery at the Top Stop in Manti, Utah that occurred on the evening of 2/23/2015. If you have information regarding this individual please contact the Sheriff’s office. View a photo of the suspect on the Sanpete Sheriff’s Office Facebook page.
Contact: Sanpete Co. Sheriff at 835-2191
Norbest is expanding
Norbest is expanding operations in Utah. Farmers and other land owners interested in becoming independent turkey growers are encouraged to contact Norbest for grower opportunities.
A grant program, offered for a limited time by the State of Utah, may help you integrate turkey growing facilities into your existing operations.
For more information, please call 801-831-5991.
Contact: --- at 801-831-5991
New phone # for USU Extension office
Please note that the Sanpete County USU Extension office in Ephraim has a new phone number.
Contact: --- at ---
Sanpete Gives Back
This year’s recipient will be Heidi Seely of Mt. Pleasant. If you are interested in helping with this year’s tournament or donating anything don’t hesitate to call.
Contact: Rachel at 851-0610
Hoodoo Hill Flea Market
The Hoodoo Hill Flea Market will be held between Mt. Pleasant and Spring City on June 18, 19, 20 & July 16, 17, 18 & August 20, 21, 22. Admission and parking will be free. Rent a field space or a spot on "Yard Sale Row" to sell your goods, food, crafts, antiques, produce and other items. For more information email email@example.com or call Colleen
Contact: Colleen Lusk at 1-208-406-2469 or 462-2589
Family Resource Group for Parents
Sanpete Valley Hospital is offering a free Family Resource Group for Parents. Topics include: how to motivate children, anger and aggression, self-harm, attention issues, anxiety, bullying, and low self-esteem. This meeting will be held once a month on the third Wednesday of the month from 7 -8:30pm, in the Sanpete Valley Hospital’s conference room located in the basement by the cafeteria.
Upcoming dates: May 20, June 18, July 16, August 20.
Contact: Sanpete Valley Hospital at 462-4185
Grief Support Group
The Sanpete Valley Hospital hosts a grief support group on the third Thursday of each month. Classes are free of charge from 6:30pm – 8pm. These meeting are held in the West Conference Room until May 21st. Meetings will be held in the hospital’s conference room located in the basement by the cafeteria.
Contact: Sanpete Valley Hospital at 462-4185
Manti City Creek Water Users
Due to the extreme drought all across Utah, we are having to start the year out with restrictions. PLEASE DO NOT water between 10 am and 6 pm DON’T leave a sprinkler or system running overnight in the same place. You will have to choose between gardens and trees OR large lawns. There is not enough water for both. Water in the city will be turned on Friday evening and will remain on as long as there is water in the pond. If everyone conserves that could be consistently or at least for several days. PLEASE CONSERVE. Lawns don’t need as much water as most people put on them. Thank you for all your help. There simply isn’t much water this year.
Contact: Manti City at 835-2401
Donations accepted for Resource Clothing Bank
Sanpete County Resource Clothing Bank is trying to raise insurance money, so the operation can be moved to Manti. A building has been approved through Manti City, but insurance is needed to keep it going. The clothing bank has been operating for 2 years and was started to help Foster and Adoptive families in the area, but is open to all members of the community. Any money can be dropped off at The Resource Clothing Bank while it’s open, Wed. 4:30-6:30 or checks can be mailed to 94 West 300 South, Ephraim, 84627.
Contact: Nancy Bean at 851-0603
Boulder Mountain Half & 5K
Join us for our inaugural Boulder Mountain Half Marathon & 5K! September 12, 2015 Run down Scenic by-way Hwy 12 into the beautiful Torrey Town! Come and enjoy what our beautiful Wayne County has to offer! Please check out our website and facebook page! www.bouldermtnhalf.com
Contact: Lisa Crane at 691-1543
Bingo and Dance
The North Sevier Senior Citizens will be having Bingo Night on Thursday the 11th from 7-9 pm at the Community center upstairs cost is 3 cards for $5.00 proceeds go to support the Seniors free popcorn and punch Come and have some fun and maybe win a prize
The North Sevier Senior’s will also be holding a Dance on Friday the 12th from 7-9 pm live Music everyone welcome cost is $3.00 per person Come and have a good time remember Dancing a grate way to get some exercise and have fun doing it. So come and enjoy This will be our last Dance until next year
Contact: Vicki Phoenix at 893-1455
DANCE at the Richfield Senior Center
Everyone is invited to come to the Dance on the first and third Friday of Each month from 7:00-9:00 pm at the Richfield Senior Center, 890 North 300 West. Live music by Dale Barney’s band, “Middle of the Road Band,”. And admission is $3 a person. For more information contact Jenavie Ricksecker at 896-5744.
Contact: Jenavie at 896-5744
Mt. Pleasant Library New Schedule
Mt. Pleasant Public Library’s New Schedule
Mondays and Fridays: 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Tuesdays-Thursdays: 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
World War II Veterans stories
To commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, the Utah Department of Veterans and Military Affairs and the Utah State History are teaming up to collect stories of Utah’s World War II veterans.
Veterans and their families are encouraged to go to mymilitarystory.utah.gov to share their stories.
Donations of artifacts, such as diaries, photos and memoirs to state or local historical agencies is also encouraged.
Contact: mymilitarystory.utah.gov at ---
NAMI Connections Recovery Support Group
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Connections is a recovery support group for people living with mental illness, in which people learn from each others’ experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.
Through the NAMI Connections, participants will find a casual and relaxed approach to sharing the challenges and successes of coping with mental illness. Groups are confidential – participants can share as much or as little personal information as they wish. It’s a chance to share your experience and learn from others who have been there.
Monthly meetings will be held on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month, from 7 to 8 p.m. at the South Sanpete School District, 39 S. Main St., Manti.
For more information on NAMI Sanpete County, please call 435-851-0220.
Contact: Vickie Anderson at 435-851-0220
NAMI Family Support Group
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sanpete County is offering a free family support group. Family support groups are an important free resource for families who have a loved one with mental illness. Learning that others have been able to work out some common issues can inspire hope.
Through the NAMI family support group, you will find a network of friends who care and understand, ideas that help you take care of yourself and your family, and a chance to share your experience and learn from other who have been there. You will also receive information about brain disorders, treatment and services.
Monthly meetings will be held on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the South Sanpete School District, 39 S. Main St., Manti.
If you have questions about NAMI Sanpete County, please call 435-851-0220
Contact: Vickie Anderson at 435-851-0220