Sanpete County Happenings


Thursday, Friday, Nov. 16-17

Gunnison Valley Hospital Book Sale—The hospital volunteers will hold their annual book and gift fair from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 16 and from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 17. The money raised will go towards volunteer and charity programs at the hospital.


Thursday, Nov. 16

Snow Convocation—Chad Hymas, who was listed as “One of the 10 Most Inspirational People in the World” by the Wall Street journal, will speak as part of Snow College’s convocation series from 12:30-1:20 p.m. in the Eccles Center. The event is free and open to the public.


Friday, Nov. 17

Carpe Diem—The Snow College Orchestra Concert presents “Carpe Diem: New Compositions that Seize the Day” at 7:30 p.m. in the Eccles Center. The event is $5 for general admission, $1 for middle and high school students and free for Snow students and faculty. If you bring a canned food item to donate to the food bank, entry is free.


Friday, Saturday, Nov. 17-18

Spring City Fire Dept. Fundraiser—An indoor yard sale and bake sale will be held at the old Spring City hall at 150 E Center St. from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. to raise money for the Spring City Fire Department. Please feel free to donate items for the sale. For more information, contact Don Chambers at 462-9258.


Saturday, Nov. 18

Found: A Musical Revue—The fall 2017 Acting for Musical Theatre class presents Found: A Musical Revue at 5p.m. and again at 8 p.m. at the Eccles Haslam Blackbox Theatre.

Fundraising Concert—The Kammy Mae Foundation is putting on a benefit concert at Stanley’s Triangle Lounge for those ages 21 years and older. The event will feature the Wayne Hoskins Band, Ghost Town Jury and Annie Overson. The benefit concert starts at 8 p.m.

Family History Discovery Experience—The Mt. Pleasant Stake Center is hosting an event to help people discover the stories of their family lineage. The Family History Discovery Experience will be from 10 a.m. until noon at the stake center.


Monday, Nov. 20

Free Concert—The Utah Valley University Percussion Ensemble will put on a free concert at 7 p.m. at the historic Casino Star Theatre as part of their visit to the Gunnison Valley High School (GVHS) Music Program. The concert will be hosted by GVHS Director of Band Matt Weidner.


Monday, Tuesday, Nov. 20-21

Seasonal Opera: The Snow College Opera Workshop presents Giancarlo Menotti’s “Amahl and The Night Visitors: A Seasonal Opera” in the Jorgensen Concert Hall ($5) on at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, and the Moroni Opera House (free) on Tuesday.



Donation Drive—The Kammy Mae Foundation is accepting donations of gently used or new items for New Horizon’s Shelter for Domestic Violence. Donations needed include blankets, coats, clothing, diapers of all sizes, wipes or toys. A foundation member can pick up donations or drop-offs can be scheduled by calling 262-1709