Calendar March 15, 2023
Ashley Valley Food Pantry
Monday,10 a.m.–2 p.m., Wednesday 2-6 p.m. and Friday 10 a.m.–2 p.m. The Food Pantry accepts in-kind donations as well as monetary. Food items may be taken to the Vernal food pantry. Out-of-date food items are accepted. You may call 435-789-1014 for more information.
Christian Science Meeting
Tuesday, weekly 2:00–3:00 p.m., Uintah County Library, 204 E. 100 N., Vernal.
Zentangle Art Class
Tuesday, weekly 1-2 p.m., Uintah County Library. Zentangle is an easy-to-learn method of creating beautiful images from repetitive patterns. It is a fascinating new art form that is fun and relaxing. It increases focus and creativity. Zentangle provides artistic satisfaction and an increased sense of personal well-being.
Tuesday, 7-9 p.m., Uintah County Library. Are you a beekeeper? Do you want to learn more? Join the Uintah Beekeepers Club “The Bee’s Knees” with Justin Mills as our local beekeeping expert. Uintah Basin Beekeepers Club the first Tuesday of every month.
Tuesday, weekly, 10-11 a.m., Uintah County Library, 204 E. 100 N., Vernal. Wear cozy clothes and join us as we narrate a story while moving through yoga poses. All ages welcome.
Senior Social Hour
Tuesday, weekly, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Uintah County Library, 204 E. 100 N., Vernal, Downstairs Conference Room. Join us for Senior Social Hour! Where the 55+ members of our community can come and socialize. Each week there will be a different activity to participate in. And for the last Tuesday of each month in lieu of an activity there will be a movie shown.
Tuesday, weekly, 4-5 p.m., Uintah County Library, 204 E. 100 N., Vernal. Come visit us in the large conference room! All ages welcome! Everyone can build with us! We have traditional LEGO as well as LEGO Duplo and Mega Bloks. Weekly building challenges, and your creations will be displayed in the Children’s Area! No need to sign up. Children 8 years and under must have a responsible person 14 or older with them.
Songs & Stories
Wednesday, weekly 11-11:30 a.m., Thursday, weekly 1-1:30 p.m., 2-2:30 p.m., Uintah County Library, 204 E. 100 N., Vernal. Children’s Area. Preschool-age children learn skills needed for school with our songs, stories, and crafts in each 30-minute session.
Knights of Virtue
Wednesday, weekly, 1-2:30 p.m., Uintah County Library, 204 E. 100 N., Vernal. Downstairs Conference Room. History “Love of Learning” club for boys 8-12. Get messy! Have adventures! Make friends! Boys need heroes and mentors. Knights of Virtue members learn about great leaders and statesmen through reading biographies. They meet together weekly for hands-on, creative, and exploratory experiences designed to inspire a love of learning and appreciation of greatness. Prayer will start our class and God will be spoken of. This year we will learn about Heroes Who Performed Well (Performing Arts) and Heroes Who Were Curious (Scientists).
STEM H2O Activity
Wednesday, weekly, 4-5 p.m., Uintah County Library, 204 E. 100 N., Vernal. Tweens, Children. Join us for adventures with water! We will do activities and experiments, with snacks provided. Each month we will focus on another aspect of H2O and our world. See the attached Student Passport for activities relating to this month’s activities and experiments!
Vernal Chapter of League of Utah Writers. Wednesday, monthly on the third Wednesday, 5:30 p.m., Uintah County Library, 204 E. 100 N., Vernal, Upstairs room.
Current Topics Club,
Wednesday, monthly on the first and third Wednesday. 7-9 p.m., Uintah County Library, 204 E. 100 N., Vernal. Downstairs Conference Room.
Quilters at the Library
Thursday, weekly. 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Uintah County Library, 204 E. 100 N., Vernal. Downstairs Conference Room. Everyone. Got a quilting project? Bring it along with your sewing machine and socialize with other quilters at the library while you work!
Library Code Club
Thursday, weekly. 4-5 p.m., Uintah County Library, 204 E. 100 N., Vernal. Tweens, Children, Teens. Code Club gives youth the opportunity to learn computer programming by completing fun projects such as programming games. Youth learn to code in Scratch, HTML/CSS, and Python, all valuable job skills, but also boosts their problem-solving skills. The library Code Club meets each Thursday afternoon), all youth are invited to apply for the club. The requirements for Code Club: Explore Code Club Content by reading and watching tutorials. Have fun and share your ideas. Be respectful of yourself and others. For more information, contact Pam at email@example.com or Rachel at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Scout Troop 228 Meeting
Thursday, weekly, 7-8 p.m., Vernal Service Center, 240 E. 100 N. #2112, Vernal. Boy Scouts of America. Contact Scoutmaster Bill Phillips 435-789-6110. For youth ages 11-18.
Thursday, weekly, 6-8 p.m., Civ’s Gaming Citadel, 145 W. Main St., Vernal.
Kids Beginner Climbing Classes
Friday, weekly, 9:45-11:15 a.m., The Uintah Community Center, 610 S. Vernal Ave., Vernal.
Our professional and kid-friendly instructors focus on creating a class where everyone can excel, while still pushing those who are ready for greater challenges.
Girl Scouts Troop 1793
Friday, monthly on second and fourth Friday, 2-4 p.m., Uintah County Library, 204 E. 100 N., Vernal. Upstairs Conference Room. Girl scout meetings.
Dinner and Bingo
Friday, weekly, 6–8 p.m., beginning September 9, Kingsbury Community Church. The community is invited to dinner and bingo. $20 buy-in includes dinner, six bingo cards (each card has six games on it) and a black-out game.
Kids Intermediate Climbing Classes
Saturday, weekly, 9:45-11:15 a.m., The Uintah Community Center, 610 S. Vernal Ave., Vernal. Our professional and kid-friendly instructors focus on creating a class where everyone can excel, while still pushing those who are ready for greater challenges.
Teen Magic the Gathering Club
Saturday, monthly on second and third Saturday, 1-3 p.m., in the Teen Room, Uintah County Library, 204 E. 100 N., Vernal. For teens ages 11-17. Players of all levels are welcome to join! Even if you just want to learn how to play, feel free to come check us out. Please bring your own cards for playing.
Heating bill emergency?
There is help if you have a shut-off notice or are shut off with your heating utility. Please call the H.E.A.T. office at 435-722-5218 OR 435-781-2021 for details.
The Compassionate Friends
(Supporting Family After a Child Dies) meets every second Tuesday of the month in the School Building at the St. James Catholic Church, 6:30-8 p.m. For more information contact Michelle, 435-650-5706.
Daughters of the Utah Pioneers Camp Meetings:
– September through June. Contact the following Camp Captains for location and details:
– Camp Ashley, second Thursday, 1 p.m., Lory Cook 435-828-5580.
– Camp Bicentennial, second Wednesday, noon, Sandy McCoy 435-789-1263.
– Camp Buena Vista, second Wednesday, 2 p.m., Ellen Kiever 435-789-9263.
– Camp Escalante (Jensen), second Thursday, 6:30 p.m., Rosemary Voigtlaender 801-824-6757.
– Camp May Ruple, second Thursday, 10:30 a.m., Faye Leigh 435-828-1692.
– Camp Merkley-Ross, various times in Whiterocks, Leah Haslem 435-353-4208.
– Camp Thornburg, second Wednesday, 2 p.m., Joye Brown 435-789-5786.
– Camp Tokawana, second Thursday, 2 p.m., Charlotte Kynaston 435-789-4235.
– Camp Vernal, second Tuesday, 7 p.m. at Uintah County Library, Deej Brown 307-231-5633.
Uintah Basin Visual Arts
First Wednesday each month at the Innovation Hub at 6:30 p.m. All artists, any medium welcome. Deena Millecam, email@example.com.
Vernal Women’s Auxiliary
American Legion Hall, North Vernal Ave. Doors open at noon, third Thursday every month. Light luncheon and donations. Bingo 1 p.m. 435-790-8891.
Tax Preparation for Free
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance. Call Lauren Schwanz, 435-722-4518, for an appointment.
Golden Age Center, 330 S. Aggie Blvd, 9:30-10:45 a.m. every Thursday. Marilyn, 435-781-2911.
Friends Against Family Violence.
24-Hour Crisis Line: 435-781-2264; Business Line: 435-781-0613. Serving Men and Women Impacted by Family Violence.
Earn tax-free money by tutoring children. 55 and over, call UBAOG, 435-722-4518.