Wednesday, May 5
Little Women—Snow College is performing the Broadway musical at 7:30 p.m. in the Eccles Center Kim Christison Theatre. Tickets are $10 adults, $8 youth/senior and $3 for Snow students. Call 283-7478. Masks required. Live stream available on YouTube @ Snow College Performing Arts.
Manti Blood Drive—Blood donations are being accepted from 3 p.m. – 8 p.m. at Manti Elementary, 150 W 100 South. Make appointments at RedCross.org or call 1-800-RED-CROSS.
Star Show—The Snow College Planetarium will be playing the SnowDome movie “Seeing?” at 7 p.m. and “Phantom of the Universe” at 8 p.m. at the Snow College science building. Seating is limited, so you must reserve your free tickets at www.snow.edu/planetarium.
Thursday, May 6 – Friday, May 7
Snow College Graduation—Commencement ceremonies for Snow’s 1,102 grads will occur on these two days. The Ephraim ceremony will be at 3 p.m. on May 7 and the Richfield ceremony will be at 11 a.m. on May 6. See www.snow.edu/commencement for details.
Thursday, May 6 – Saturday, May 8
The Boys Next Door—Manti Theatre is performing a community play in two acts by Tom Griffin called “The Boys Next Door” in the Eva Beal Auditorium, 50 S. Main, Manti, on Thursday and Friday evenings at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday matinee at 3 p.m. Free admission. Donations are gladly accepted.
Friday, May 14
Fairview Museum Reception— The Fairview Museum will be honoring a very special artist, Hazel Anderson, 92, at a reception from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Residents are invited to come and enjoy Hazel’s art works and reminisce with her at the Fairview Museum, 85 N. 100 East. Her art will be on exhibit along with essays from Fairview Elementary students about their favorite museum pieces of art.
Saturday, May 15
Girls Fast-Pitch Softball—The Super-Saturday girls fast-pitch tourney will be held at the Manti Sports Park today. Get your team Registered at D1-Prospects.org or contact tournament director Shawna Weaver at 801-836-0718.
Friday, May 28 – Monday, May 31
Scandinavian Festival—Ephraim’s big festival to honor the Scandinavian lifestyle is back on for 2021. There will be three full days of fun activities, food and entertainment. For a complete schedule, see scandinavianfestival.org.
Tiny Tikes—Ephraim City Recreation is rolling out a Tee-Ball Camp on June 14-16. Registration is only $25 for the three days. Available for children ages 3-5. Register online.
Mt. Pleasant Softball—Registration is now underway for Mt. Pleasant men’s and women’s softball leagues, up to 16 player per team; games will be on Tuesday nights. Deadline to register is May 21. For more information contact the rec. dept. at 462-3108.
Softball Camp—Ephraim City Recreation is hosting a three day softball camp June 7-9 for girls between the ages 6-15. Registration for one day of the camp is $20 or $50 for all three days. Register online.
Lifeguards needed—Manti is now hiring lifeguards for the Aquatic Center. Applicants must be Red Cross certified. Classes are available from Snow College and the Mt. Pleasant Aquatic Center. For additional information contact 835-2401.
Truck Drivers Needed—Local truck drivers with a commercial driver’s license are being hired by Robinson Transport, 529-7472 and Savage at www.savageservices.com/careers.
Senior Center News—The Fairview Senior Center is open for renting the building. A potluck dinner will be held the second Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. For info, call Linda Miller at 262-0572. All requests for rental reservations at the Ephraim Senior Center should be made to Jeanie Tidwell at 813-2508. The Mt. Pleasant Senior Building is available to rent by calling 462- 9297.
Clothing Bank—The Resource clothing bank at 50 S. 100 West in Ephraim has re-opened on Wednesdays from 1-7 p.m. Please only donate clean, gently used, or new clothing, shoes and linens.
Quilt Show—The Hub City Gallery in Mt. Pleasant is holding a quilt exhibition of the area’s finest quilters from now to June 11.
Vaccinations—The Central Utah Public Health Department is offering free COVID-19 vaccinations to all individuals 50 years and older as well as those 18 and older with certain underlying medical conditions. Vaccinations are available at sites in Manti, Mt. Pleasant and Gunnison. Register online at centralutahpublichealth.org/coronavirus-information. For question, call your local health department office in Manti at 835-2231 or Mt. Pleasant at 462-2449.
Manti Library Storytime—Miss Brittney will be holding Story Time each Wednesday through May 26 at 11 a.m. at the Manti Public Library Facebook Page. Visit www.facebook.com/MantiPublicLibrary to enjoy the reading.
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,
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 isWednesdays 12:30-2 p.m. and 7-8:30 p.m.