Sanpete County Happenings

Events:

 

Wednesday, Jan 13.

 

Blood Drive—The American Red Cross is urging individuals—especially those who have recovered from COVID-19—to give blood and to help tackle the national convalescent plasma shortage.  Donations accepted in Mt. Pleasant from 1:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Mt. Pleasant North Stake, 461 N. 300 West.

Public Hearing—The Sanpete County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to consider changes to the use of shipping containers at 6:30 p.m. in the courthouse.  The public is invited to attend by electronic means only. To get a copy of the proposed ordinance and to receive a link to attend the meeting electronically, contact the clerk’s office at 835-2131, ext. 5.

 

South Sanpete School Board—The South Sanpete School District will meet at 3:30 p.m. today.

 

Sunday, Jan. 17

 

            Grease N’ Grub—The group of auto enthusiasts will be meeting at the Sinclair Station in Moroni at 9 a.m. Free to attend; all makes and models of vehicles are welcome! Find them on Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat.

 

Monday, Jan. 18

 

            Martin Luther King Day—Federal holiday. No School.

 

            Free Admission to National Parks—The National Park Service will be offering free admission to National Parks today.

 

Tuesday, Jan. 19

 

            North Sanpete School Board—The North Sanpete School Board will be meeting at 7 p.m. This meeting is available by video conference only. Visit www.northsanpete.org to register.

 

 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

Virtual Dance Concert—Snow College’s Dance Ensemble and Ballroom groups come together with their distinctive styles to perform a wonderful virtual dance concert.  Watch any time at your convenience from the comfort of your home.  Free of charge on YouTube @ Snow College Performing Arts.

Pantry Fundraiser—The Sanpete Food Pantry is extending the “3 and Me” fundraiser with the goal of reaching 5,000 donations. Any amount is welcome. Get a t-shirt with a donation of $75 or more. Visit sanpetepantry.org or Sanpete Pantry, 1080 Blackhawk Blvd, Mt. Pleasant, 84647,

COVID Testing—The Utah Department of Health will be offering free COVID-19 rapid testing in communities throughout Utah. Testing sites in Sanpete County are the Ephraim Clinic, 525 N. Main and Gunnison Valley Hospital, 64 E 100 N. See coronavirus.utah.gov/utah-covid-19-testing-locations/ for more information.

Art Exhibit—The Mt. Pleasant Library, 24 E. Main Street, is hosting an art exhibit by Snow College freshman Daniel McAllister. He is the grandson of Mt. Pleasant residents Joan and Jack McAllister.

NAMI—With COVID-19 still shutting down in-person groups, free NAMI seminars and programs are available online on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays 7-8:30 p.m.  Register at http://namiut.2.vu/ff. The online connection support group is Wednesdays 12:30-2 p.m. and 7-8:30 p.m.