Welcome to Community Events & the Bulletin Board
Open House at the Central Utah Clinic
The medical clinic in Monroe will host a Open House and welcome to Jason Okerlund, PA-C. The Open house will take place on Thursday, October 2nd from 4-6pm. There will be food, games, prize drawings and clinic tours. The Monroe clinic is located at 568 South Main Street.
Contact: Monroe Family Medicine-Central Utah Clinic at 435-527-8866
Sanpete Food Pantry benefit activities
There will be a truck at Walmart on Sept 19 and 20 to collect food donations for the Sanpete County Food Pantry. It will then go to Peterson’s dance hall for the night to collect donations during the dance.
Saturday, Sept. 20 – Benefit Dance at the Peterson Dance Hall, Fairview. Junction 89 will be the band. Entrance will be a bag of food for the Sanpete County Food Pantry. Fundraiser tickets will be sold for prizes to be given away that night.
Food Drive – The truck will be back at Walmart Sept 26-27 for the County wide food drive.
October 4 – Kids carnival fun day on the lawn of the Mount Pleasant Rec center from noon to 3 p.m. There will be activities for all ages. Bring a bag of food to donate for admission to the carnival.
Contact: Sara at 462-3006
Snow College Theatre Season Tickets
2014-2015 Snow College Theatre Season tickets
$25 – Adults $22 – Seniors (62+)/Youth (18 & under)
By getting a season ticket you get 1 play for free. You can order online at www.snow.edu/theatre
This years plays & Musical Don’t Drink the Water The Crucible Pirates of Penzance (Musical) Cinderella Waltz
Contact: Sherry Nielson at 283-7472
North Sevier High School Costume Sale
Hey everybody! Starting on the first (Wednesday) the North Sevier High School drama department is having a HUGE costume sale. Costumes range from $0.25-$5. Sale starts after school on Wed, Thurs, Fri, and is from 9-3 on Saturday! Come support our students and get an awesome costume too!
Contact: Machaela Burt at 435-932-3942
Sanpete Valley Hospital will hold a depression screening on Friday, Oct. 10th from 9am to 1pm at Sanpete Valley Hospital’s West Conference Room. (former retail pharmacy).
If you have been feeling tired, down, depressed, hopeless, no interest in activities or think about hurting yourself please be part of National Depression Screening Day.
Licensed social workers will be on site to conduct screenings, provide direction and support.
Contact: www.mentalhealthscreening.org at 462-4185
Manti High School iPad parent meeting
Manti High School will hold two parent meetings to introduce the iPad program students will be participating in.
Monday, Oct. 13, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 14, 8 p.m.
Parents may attend either meeting.
For more information, call the school.
Contact: Manti High School at 835-2281
Cinderella Kids Production
Manti Children’s Theater will perform Disney’s Cinderella Kids. The event will be performed, Saturday, October 11th and Monday, and Tuesday October 13th and 14th @ 7pm in the Eva Beal Auditorm Manti City Building. $2/person donation is suggested.
Contact: ------ at -----
Gunnison City Water Use
Gunnison City pressurized water has been cut in half. We are limiting outside watering to 4 days a week.
West Side of Gunnison: Monday and Thursday
East Side of Gunnison: Tuesday and Friday
Watering allowed from 4:00 a.m. to 10 a.m. & 6:00 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Thank you for your cooperation.
Contact: Gunnison City at 528-7969
Spring City Public Hearing
Spring City Agenda Public Hearing
Thursday October 16
Spring City Council Chambers
150 E. Center, Spring City
Grief Support Group
Sanpete Valley Hospital will be hosting a Grief support group at the Sanpete Valley Hospital West Conference Room. (formally Pleasant Creek Pharmacy)at the following dates from 6:30 -8pm. Thursday, August 21st, Thursday, September 18th, Thursday, October 16th.
Contact: Sanpete Valley Hospital at 462-4185
Utah Heartland Farmers Market
Central Utah is an amazing place with talented, creative, hard-working people, and plenty of land and resources. Utah Heartland Farmers Market is the place where we can share that richness with visitors and with each other, and get to know our neighbors and community. The market is our place to trade, buy and sell what we each have to offer, whether it’s our art or sculpture, music, crafted items or inventions, garden vegetables, local honey, baked goods, or whatever we can dream up or create. Come support and be a part of our local market, the Utah Heartland Farmers Market.
The market takes place at the Ephraim Co-op on Main Street each Saturday in the Fall, from 9 AM to 1 PM. Booth rentals are free, and the first 10 vendors to arrive have access to complimentary canopies, tables and chairs. For information, or to reserve a booth, please call (801) 205-7578, or visit facebook.com/utheartlandmarket
Contact: Pete Conover at 1-801- 205-7578
Mental Health First Aid
Mental health challenges such as depression, anxiety and substance abuse, are common in the United States. Mental health first aid courses are being offered to prepare communities with the knowledge and skills to help individuals who are experiencing mental health problems or experiencing a mental health crisis.
Free mental health first aid classes will be held in Delta and Fillmore.
When: Oct. 7-8, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. (Delta Community Medical Center)
Oct. 22-23, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. (Fillmore Community Medical Center)
Classes are free. Register by calling Jackie at 435-743-5591.
Contact: Jackie at 435-743-5591
Wilderness Circuit Finals Rodeo
will be held at the Wasatch County Events Center in Heber City October 23rd- 25th. Rodeo begins 7pm nightly. Tickets available online at wasatchcountyevents.com.
Contact: Rachel Kahler at email@example.com
Ghost Trails at Maple Dell for the family
Fall Halloween Haunted Trails Walk called "Ghost Trails at Maple Dell". That will be $2.00 per person or $8.00 for a family. No Gore or Chainsaws! Just two different levels of intensity and suspense and a little children’s Spooky Storeland. One trail will be more family friendly/mild and the other will be much spookier for teenagers and adults! There will be something for everyone! The dates for this event will be: October 11, 17, 18, 24, 25. Hot chocolate and donuts will be available to purchase and the "Trading Post" Camp Store will be open! If you have questions call or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contact: Dave Johnson at 801-717-5624
Ephraim Seniors - October
Oct 8 – Stitch-N-Ladies quilting guild – 6:30 p.m.
Oct 16 – Potluck Lunch at noon, $4.
Flu shots will be given starting at 11:30 a.m. and continuing through 1:15 p.m. Bring your Medicare and your secondary insurance cards.
Oct 27 – Bingo, soup and bread. $4 for the meal.
For more information, call 283-6310.
Contact: --- at 283-6310
$30,000 Scholarship competition
The Veterans of Foreign Wars’ post 9276 in Mt. Pleasant would like to invite all high school age students in Sanpete County to participate in the Voice of Democracy Scholarship Competition. Students will compete by writing and recording an audio essay on an annual patriotic theme. This year’s theme is, WHY VETERANS ARE IMPORTANT TO OUR NATION’S HISTORY AND FUTURE. Prizes and scholarships are awarded at the post, district, state and national level. State winners receive an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C., February 28th-March 4th 2015 to tour the city and receive their portion of $152,000 in national awards, the top scholarship being $30,000. The deadline to have entries submitted to the post is midnight, November 1st, 2014. For rules, entry form and more information please visit www.vfw.org/VOD/ email email@example.com or call the committee chairman
Contact: David Tucker at 469-0593
Vote by Mail in Sanpete County
All residents of Sanpete County will vote by mail the November. Ballots will be mailed on October 7. Watch for your ballot and don’t discard it as junk mail. If you don’t receive a ballot by Oct. 10, call the County Clerk’s office in Manti (835-2131).
Registration deadlines: Other location registration deadline is October 6.
In person and online (vote.utah.gov) registration deadline is October 20.
Voting machines will be available at the Sanpete County Courthouse beginning October 8 for those who choose to vote that way. Bring your mail-in ballot and return envelope with you when you come to vote.
For more information on the November election, call the Sanpete County Clerk, 835-2131.
Contact: Sandy at 835-2131
Mistletoe Mall Gift and Craft Show
Crafters and vendors interested in participating in this year’s Mistletoe Mall craft and gift show November 7th and 8th can get more information by calling Debra at
Contact: Debra Wilson at 528-3564
Snow College Entrepreneurship Seminars
Open and free to the public at 12:30pm in the Huntsman Library Auditorium. Presenters are as scheduled:
September, 3rd, Jana Francis- co developer of Steal Network. Get online at www.steals.com.
September, 10th – Gary Ramos, founder of precision metal fabrication for electronics business.
September, 17th – Karleigh Heywood, Snow College Alumnus and book artist. Check online at www.etsy.com/shop/badgerandchirp.
September 24th – Susan Peterson, creator of baby moccasins. get online at www.freshlypicked.com.
Oct, 1st – TBA.
Oct, 8th – Kevin Jones, Snap Daddy’s BBQ sauce. online at www.snapdaddys.com
Oct, 15th – Marti Wymer, Spoonful of Comfort creator. www.spoonfulofcomfort.com.
Oct, 22nd – Ben Harrison, serial entrepreneur, including Big Brains video game company. www.bigbrainz.com.
Oct, 29th, – Rod Smith, the Green PolkaDot Box. www.greenpolkadotbox.com.
Nov, 5th – Tyson Olson, owner of Ehraim’s Little Caesar’s Pizza.
Nov, 12th – Neal Harmon, co-creator of filters for streaming movies, tv shows. and YouTube videos. www.vidangel.com.
Nov, 19th – Dallas Robinson, Kisstixx lip balm. www.kisstixx.com.
Contact: Snow College- Jamee Wheelwright at 283-7376
Maple Dell Cope Course
Maple Dell Scout Scout in Payson Canyon is holding a fantastic off-season activity opportunity for you! $5.00 Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday from 5:30 pm-7:30 pm you can bring your troop, YM/YW, YSA, Family, Church, Friends, or Business to climb on Maple Dell’s High COPE Course and Zip Line for only $5.00 per person (minimum of either 25 people or $125)! Call or E-mail me to reserve your spot! firstname.lastname@example.org AGE LIMIT OF 11 Years old and up. Availability is subject to the weather.
Contact: Dave Johnson at 801-717-5624
Manti City Recycling Area
The Manti City recycling area, located north of the city limits, is open:
Monday-Thursday 12-6 p.m.
Friday-Saturday 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
The recycling center will accept organics such as tree limbs, bush and shrub trimmings, leaves, garden waste, and grass.
All other materials must go to the Sanpete County Landfill.
This service is for Manti citizens.
Contact: JoAnn at 835-2401
THE COLOR COUNTRY WINDS HAVE STARTED REHEARSAL. ANYONE WHO PLAYS WOODWINDS, BRASS OR PERCUSSION IS WELCOME TO JOIN. THIS IS FREE, NO COST WHATSOEVER. WE MEET ON THURSDAY EVENINGS AT 7 PM AT 2279 N. WEDGEWOOD LANE, CEDAR CITY 84721 WE HAVE ONE UPCOMING PERFORMANCE.
Contact: HARRY TAYLOR at 1-702-601-2833
Sevier County Music Players Jam Dancers
Every Tuesday at the Richfield Senior Center 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Open to all ages. Because this event is Non-profit, Donations are accepted but not required, just to keep the Jam going.
Call 201-7868 for more information.
Sanpete County food pantry rules
Some of the rules and regulations have changed at the Sanpete County Food Pantry in Mt. Pleasant for 2014. Visits are by appointment only. You must meet the Income criteria, bring a photo I.D, proof of income, proof of address (utility bill) or a workforce services statement. Appointments can be made every 30 days.
Contact: Food Pantry at 462-3006
Cedar City Hand Bell Choir
The Cedar City Hand Bell Choir are looking for new ringers and all are welcome to chime in. Rehearsals are Wednesdays at 5:30 pm at:
Community Presbyterian Church 2279 N. Wedgewood Ln Cedar City, UT 84721
Please contact Harry Taylor, music director at 702.601.2833 or email@example.com
Contact: Harry Taylor at 1-702-601-2833
IRS Tax Provisions
IRS Tax Provisions info is available at irs.gov/aca to educate individuals/businesses on how the health care law may affect them.
There are three pages on three sections:
explanation of tax benefits, responsibilities for individuals/families, employers and other organizations, featuring links and information for each group.
Visit the Web site for more info.
Mental health assistance
Mental health services for unfunded or underfunded patients is available. If you know someone who has a mental health issue, or if you need to talk to someone, contact Marian Johansen, Patient Access Manager at Sanpete Valley Hospital, to see if you qualify for a voucher for mental health services. Services available may include outpatient counseling, medication assistance and medication management.
Call Marian at 462-4185 or 851-5206.
Contact: Marian Johansen at 462-4185
Color Country Winds Concert Band
The Color Country Winds in Cedar City welcome all concert band players to join us. We need Brass, Winds and Percussion. We meet every Wednesday evenings at 7:30 (unless notified) at 2279 N. Wedgewood Lane for rehearsals and we’ve been playing for various events around town. Contact Harry Taylor
Contact: Harry Taylor at 1-702-601-2833
Career Badger is Snow College’s one-stop source for Hire Learning and the central employee recruiting option for students and employers.
for more info on what Career Badger can do for you, please visit
myinterfase.com/snow/employer to create an employer account, post jobs, search students and make a job or internship connection.
Contact: Lisa Laird at 893-2221 or firstname.lastname@example.org
DAV Volunteers are needed to drive veterans who are living far away from VA hospitals in your area.
For more information on how you can be of assistance, please call the Salt Lake City VA.
Contact: 1-800-613-4012 ext.2003
Norbest is Expanding
Norbest, located in Moroni, needs more turkeys and is looking for more growers to supply the company. No previous experience raising turkey is required. If you are interested in participating, contact Norbest
Contact: Matt Cook at 436-8221
Diabetes Support Group
Diabetics and their loved ones are invited to meet each month to learn about various educational topics from nurse educators, diaticians, and other clinical guest speakers.
Meetings will be held the first Thursday of each month from 6-7 p.m. in the Education Room at Sevier Valley Medical Center in Richfield.
Contact: Drake Mason at 893-0640
Casino Star Concert
September: The Red Desert Ramblers will perform on Thursday, September 25th at 7pm at the Casino Star Theater. October: -Jason Andrews, an entertaining magician from Las Vegas. Wednesday, October 29th 7pm. November: -Kellan D. Baker’s "One Christmas Carol". November, 20th @7pm. December: -Brenn Hill and Andy Nelson will perform " A Cowboy Christmas". Saturday, December 13th at 7:30pm. February: -local artists Ken Stevens of Richfield an JoLynne Kirkwood of Sigurd present "Hootenanny" Saturday, February 14th 2015 at 7pm. March: Utah Shakespeare Festival performers will present "Macbeth" at the Gunnison High School, along with a workshop. Dates are yet to be announced.
Contact: www.casinostartheatre.com at ----
Sanpete County Bookmobile
For more information on Schedule, updates, cancelations, delays and events get on: www.facebook.com/SanpeteCountyBookmobile
Contact: ---- at ----
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