Suicide prevention training
Come learn how you can help. These trainings will be held on a regular basis to meet the critical need in our community with increased suicidal ideation and depressive factors. Next meeting is 7 p.m. on Nov. 6 at Tooele City Hall. Sign up now and save your spot, call or email Heidi, 843-2188 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Settlement Canyon Irrigation
Settlement Canyon Irrigation is now shut off until next year. SCIC thanks shareholders in their efforts to conserve water during this dry year.
Tooele Valley Fan of Family History Fair
Theme: Become a Fan of Family History. When: Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Tooele Valley Family History Center Building at 751 N. 520 East in Tooele.
Tooele Community Choir
Are you up for a challenge? Join the Tooele Community Choir and Orchestra as we prepare for the 30th annual presentation of Fredrick Handel’s “Messiah.” Rehearsal will begin Oct. 12 at the LDS Chapel on 10th West and Utah Ave. in Tooele at 7 p.m. This is an inter-faith community choir and orchestra. All singers and musicians are invited. For more information, contact Betta Nash at 882-5107 or Dave Young at 882-2094.
Tooele County Choral Society
The Tooele County Choral Society is once again holding open auditions for singers to join us for our 10th-annual Christmas season and beyond. We are looking for both men and women to join us. We rehearse every Saturday night from 7-9 p.m. Please call Denise McCubbins at (435) 224-5032 for audition information.
Tooele City Arts Council Board Opening
The Tooele City Arts Council Board currently has two openings. The Board is seeking qualified applicants who are interested in volunteering to serve on the Board. Qualifications can be found at www.tooelecity.org. Please send resumes by November 14, 2014, to the Tooele City Arts Council at Tooele City Hall, c/o Terra Sherwood, 90 N. Main Street, Tooele, Utah 84074. If you have any questions please contact the Tooele City Arts Council at (435)843-2142 or email@example.com.
Season of Giving
The Tooele City Arts Council will be holding auditions for our second Holiday Variety Show. This show will be based on the story of the Littlest Angel and is called “Season of Giving.” You may audition with any type of performance: music, dance, comedy, poetry reading, monologue, etc, but your piece needs to reflect the theme of the show: “Giving.” Auditions will be held at Northlake Elementary on October 24, 2014, by appointment from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. and open auditions from 7p.m. to 8 p.m. Auditions will also be held on November 1 by appointment from 10 a.m. to noon an and open auditions from noon to 2 p.m. The performance will be on Monday, December 8, 2014, at THS Auditorium. Call 435-830-2704 or firstname.lastname@example.org to set up an appointment for your audition.
Family History Center
Greet your ancestors free at the Grantsville Family History Center, 117 E. Cherry St. All are welcome with consultants there to assist you. Open Mondays noon to 4 p.m., and Tuesday through Thursday noon to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m.
Restoration at Benson Gristmill
The Historic Benson Gristmill Restoration Committee is seeking donations from individuals, groups, and businesses to help with restoration efforts and the operation of the historic Gristmill site. Donations may be sent to Tooele County Benson Gristmill Fund, 47. S. Main Street, Tooele, Utah 84074. For more information contact Mike 602-826-9471.
On Saturday, Oct. 25, 1-7 p.m. the Town of Stockton is having a Haunted Trails Activity. Begins at the Stockton Town Park. Kids $3 Adults $2 All ages are welcome. The activity is most appropriate for 12 years and under. Come join in some Halloween fun.
Grantsville High School
GHS will be holding its third-annual Holiday Boutique on Nov. 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at GHS. This is the SBO fundraiser and we are currently accepting vendors for the event. Please contact Liz Smith at email@example.com for further information. Vendor space is $25 for a 10 foot by 10 foot space — this is only the space, you must provide your own table and chairs. Applications are being taken through Nov. 17. Space is only reserved with payment.
Saint Marguerite Catholic School
Save the date for Jan. 31, 2015, for our annual Scholarship Banquet. Come and show your support. All are welcome.
Expanded Welding Program
TATC has expanded their welding program to provide more comprehensive training that will meet the demands of local employers. Enroll today to get started with your training toward a promising career call 435-248-1800 or visit tatc.edu.
Rethink education and enroll today in our Business and/or IT programs for a better chance to succeed in today’s economy. Enroll today, there are some openings in these programs for new students. Call 435-248-1800 or stop by our campus 88 S. Tooele Blvd, for more information.
Monday, Wednesday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday, 8 a.m. to noon. ESL class Tuesday and Thursday, 6-8 p.m. Adult Education will be closed Oct. 16, 17, 31; Nov. 26-28; Dec. 22 to Jan. 2. Dec. 19 is the last day of the term.
Online courses in Network+ and Security+ IT are designed for the IT professional seeking to upgrade their skills and knowledge of networking and security, and prepares you for the CompTIA Network+ and Security+ exams. Call the TATC at 248-1800 for more information or to enroll.
Get your high school diploma this year. All classes required for a high school diploma, adult basic education, GED preparation and English as a second language are available. Register now to graduate — just $50 per semester. Located at 211 Tooele Blvd., call 833-8750. Adult education classes are for students 18 and over.
ESOL conversational classes are held Tuesdays and Thursdays. ESOL students may also come anytime the center is open for individualized study. Registration is $50 per semester. Call 833-8750 for more information.
2015 Garden Tour Applications and Nominations
The Master Gardeners are accepting applications and nominations for the 2015 Spring Garden Tour that will be held on Saturday, June 13, 2015. If you have a great yard you’d like to be considered for the Tour, or know someone that does, contact Jay Cooper at firstname.lastname@example.org or 435-830-1447.
Tooele Montessori Open House
The Tooele Montessori preschool will hold an open house on Saturday, October 25, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at 678 E. 670 North, Tooele. Come learn more about the montessori method. There will be activities for kids, including crafts and cookie decorating.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
To find a meeting house and time of worship for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, go to http://mormon.org/meetinghouse or contact 435-850-8211.
Adult religion class
BYU Adult Religion Class run through Dec. 2, 2014, on Tuesday evenings from 7-8:30 p.m. Subject: Doctrine and Covenants. Location: Grantsville Seminary building. Subject taught by Darin Griffith. Tuition is $21 per course or $2.50 per lecture. Registration at the door 15 minutes before class.
Berean Full Gospel Church
We invite you to discover how God’s Word can transform your life and provide you with the answers for questions and for problems you may be struggling to overcome. Come join us this Sunday morning for our 10 a.m. worship service where we will assemble in praise, share testimonies and explore worship in ways that strive to highlight the greatness of God. After our morning praise and worship time we enter into a one-hour Bible Study at 11 a.m. Attend with us Sunday mornings at 635 N. Main St., (Phil’s Glass), or call 435-578-8022 for more information.
First Baptist Church
What does Jesus say about everyday situations? That’s what we’ll learn in a series through the Gospels in a chronological order of Jesus’ life. Join us in learning and in worship of the Lord, and serve him by serving those around us. Sunday Bible study: 9:45 a.m. Worship: 11 a.m. Tooele First Baptist — 580 S. Main St.; 882-2048
United Methodist Church
Tooele United Methodist Church services are held on Sundays at 11 a.m. Please check our website, tooelecumc.org, or call Tooele UMC’s office at 882-1349 or Pastor Debi’s cell at 801-651-2557 for more info. We are located at 78 E. Utah Ave. in Tooele.
Church of Christ
Church of Christ meets at 430 W. Utah Ave. Bible class, Sunday at 10 a.m. and worship from 11 a.m. to noon. Wednesday Bible class at 7 p.m. We seek to be the Lord’s church established about 33 AD. Jesus is our only head of the church, headquarters are heaven. Come and grow with us. Call 882-4642.
Passion for God, compassion for people at 276 E. 500 North in Tooele, phone: 882-6263. Come as you are this Sunday, where you can hear a message from the Bible and meet new friends. Service times: Bible study (for all ages) 9:45 a.m.; morning worship 11 a.m.; evening worship 6 p.m.; WiseGuys children’s program 6 p.m. Nursery provided for all services, and children’s church during morning worship. WiseGuys Program during evening worship.
Mountain of Faith Lutheran
We’re a healthy, growing congregation who welcomes newcomers and reaches out to those in need. Join us for worship Sunday mornings at 10 a.m., 560 S. Main, Tooele. We treat the word of God with respect without taking ourselves too seriously. Check us out on Facebook by searching for Mountain of Faith Lutheran Church. Please join us for meaningful worship that is also casual and relaxed. For more information, call 882-7291.
St. Barnabas’ Episcopal
Weekly service of word, prayer and sacrament followed by fellowship. Sunday mornings at 10 a.m. St. Barnabas’ Episcopal Church, 1784 N. Aaron Drive, Tooele. Phone: 882-4721. Email: email@example.com. Web at www.stbarnabasepiscopal.org. You are God’s beloved child, beautifully created in God’s own image. Whatever your history, wherever you are in life’s journey, the Episcopal Church welcomes you.
La Iglesia Biblica Bautista de Tooele le invita a sus servicios en espanol Jueves 6 p.m., Domingos 2 p.m. We invite you to their Spanish services on Thursday at 6 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Come to know a church that focused in the word of God rather than the emotions. God loves you and he wants to reveal himself to you. Located at 276 E. 500 North, Tooele. Call 840-5036, rides provided.
St. Marguerite Catholic Community welcomes you to worship with us. Our liturgy schedule is as follows: Worship schedule: Saturday Vigil 5 p.m., Sunday 8 a.m. (Spanish), 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. Mon-Fri: 9 a.m. Office hours 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. from Mon-Fri. Closed Tuesday. Sunday school 9 a.m. (435) 882-3860. Elementary and Jr. High- (435) 882-0081. Call 435-882-3860. St. Marguerite Catholic Elementary School can be reached at 435-882-0081. We are located on the corner of Seventh Street and Vine Street.
Covenant People Assembly are teaching the Hebrew roots of the Christian faith. Visitors welcome on Saturdays at 1 p.m., 37 S. Main Street, Tooele. Call 843-5444 for more information.
Bible Baptist Church
The folks at Bible Baptist Church would like to invite you to some old fashioned church services with singing from the old fashioned hymns and messages from the old fashioned KJV Bible. Some things should never change. Sunday Service times: Sunday School, 10 a.m.; gospel hour, 11 a.m.; Bible study, 12:30 p.m.; Wednesday evening services, 6 p.m. Contact Pastor Jeff Sinner at 840-2152.
Mountain View Baptist Church
We would like to invite you to discover what God’s plan and purpose is for your life. The Bible contains all of the answers for life’s questions. Come and join us this Sunday for our adult Bible study and graded Sunday School which starts at 9:45 a.m. Our worship service begins at 11 a.m. We also have a Bible study time each Sunday at 6 p.m. We meet on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. for prayer time. Bring your needs and let us pray together for God’s help. Mountain View Baptist Church meets at the Eastgate Plaza in Grantsville, Suite 2C. Join us.
Stansbury Park Baptist Church
Please join us each Sunday morning at 10 a.m. for Worship Services and Bible Study at the Stansbury Park Clubhouse (next to the SP Swimming Pool). For details, please call us at 830-1868 or go to www.stansburyparkbc.org.
First Lutheran Church
First Lutheran Church, on the corner of 7th and Birch, would like to invite you to hear of God’s grace and the love of Christ, who died to forgive you of your sins and attain salvation on your behalf. Worship at 10 a.m., Sunday School at 11:15 a.m., on the second sunday of the month, worship at 3 p.m.
New Life Christian Fellowship
We invite you to worship and serve Jesus with us. Our clothing closet and food pantry is open from noon to 3 p.m. every Tuesday to Thursday at 411 E. Utah Ave. Programs for kids, teens, women and men are also available every week. Sunday services are in the Stansbury High School café at 10 a.m. and at our Tooele building at 9 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Come join us. Find out more by calling 843-7430 or visiting www.NLOT.org.
Tooele Christian Fellowship
Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship Service 11 a.m. Services are held at 40 N. Main, former Stowes Family Music building. For more information, call 435-224-3392 or www.tooelechristianfellowship.org. Parking and entrance in back of building.
Medical equipment needed
Tooele and Grantsville Senior Centers are in need of donated medical equipment to be used for seniors in need. New or gently used items needed are wheelchairs, walkers, canes or other items that may be useful to our seniors. Contact Debbie Winn at the Tooele center, 435 843-4103, or Dan Lawrence, 435-843-4753, at the Grantsville center.
Tooele Children’s Justice Center
Tooele Children’s Justice Center is in need of CD-Rs, DVDs and soda. We appreciate all donations. For inquiries or drop-off call 435-843-3440. 25 S. 100 East, Tooele.
United Methodist dinner
Tooele United Methodist church offers a free dinner every Wednesday starting at 4 p.m. All are welcome.
The Tooele Valley Resource Center
The Tooele Valley Resource Center is currently in need of donations. Please consider donating items such as deodorant, chapstick, lotion, diapers, formula, toilet paper, shampoo, conditioner, combs and brushes. Cash is also welcomed. Those who receive services include individuals or families in crisis, the homeless and families at risk of becoming homeless. Located 23 S. Main Street, 843-9945.
First Baptist Food Pantry
The First Baptist Church in Tooele is offering an emergency food pantry to meet the needs of our community. The food pantry is available for emergency needs. Hours of operation are Saturdays from 10 a.m. to noon. We are located at 580 S. Main Street. For information call 882-2048.
DAV Chapter 20
The DAV is looking for three volunteer drivers. No DAV membership is required. Will need a VA physical. Call Jim Yale at 435-849-0521 or 882-7626. Or call Les Peterson at 435-830-7812.
The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive in Tooele on Oct. 31 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Macey’s, 972 N. Main Street. For more information and scheduling, visit redcrossblood.org or call 800-RED-CROSS.
Eagle Steak Night
The steak dinner is canceled on Friday, Oct. 31, for Halloween. The Eagles Auxiliary will serve steak dinners on Friday, Nov. 7, from 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. The special for tonight is a top sirloin steak dinner for $12. All members and guests are invited to come and eat, and support your Aerie and Auxiliary.
Eagles Monday Night Football
The Eagles will have a get together each Monday night during the football season. There will be light luncheon available for a minimal price and the 50/50. Come participate. The drawing will be at 7 p.m. Members only.
Sunday breakfasts will be served every Sunday this month. Please use the cost and menu information the same as last month. Public invited.
Chairman Eileen Gallegos will serve a Taco Bar with dessert on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. with bingo to follow. The cost is $6 for adults and $3 for kids under the age of 11. Public invited.
November auxiliary meetings changed
The following changes have been made to the meetings in November. The first meeting will be on Monday, Nov. 10, 2014, and will start at 7 p.m. The second meeting will be on Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, and will start at 7:30 p.m.
State fall roundup
The Tooele Aerie and Auxiliary will host the Utah State Eagles on Saturday, 15 November 2014, at the State Fall Roundup. This party is to honor the State Vice Presidents, Worthy State Vice President Kevin Denner, Tooele #164, and, State Madam Vice President Linda Tottin, Salt Lake #67. The festivities will start with Happy Hour at 6:00 P.M. with Roast Beef Dinner with all the trimmings at a cost of $15.00 per person, at 7:00 P.M. Following the dinner, the band, Flashback, from Stockton will play and the Elvis impersonator will entertain. There will be a raffle and items are needed for the raffle. Aerie and Auxiliary members, please come out and support this function and show the state officers that we are behind them.
Cancer fund potato bar
Auxiliary Cancer Fund Chairman Diana Lujan will have another Potato Bar on Saturday, 22 November 2014, at 6:00 P.M. The cost is $7.00 per person. There will be a raffle. All proceeds will go to the Cancer Fund.
Auxiliary Avon Christmas party
Following a short business meeting on Monday, November 10, 2014, Sister Eileen Gallegos will host the Avon Xmas Party. Come out and order some Xmas gifts. Finger foods will be available.
Past presidents dinner
The PPs will meet on Wednesday, 19 November 2014, at 7:00 P.M. PMP Karlyn Bishop will host. Watch for where to be posted later.
Meals at the Lodge
Friday and Saturday night dinners will be served from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday night dinners include clam chowder or homemade soup, and/or fish baskets (halibut, shrimp), or chicken strips. Saturday night dinners include 16-ounce ribeye or T-bone steak with choice of baked potato/fries, salad and roll; halibut or salmon steak with choice of baked or fries, salad and roll, or Jumbo shrimp with choice of baked or fries, salad and roll. All meals are for a reasonable price. No orders are taken after 8:45. Daily lunch specials are available at the lodge from 11a.m. After purchase of 10 (ten) meals either Friday/Saturday nights you get a free one. For members and their guests only.
Friday, Oct. 31, Tony Medina Band will be playing from 7 to 11 p.m. For members and their guests only.
Adult Halloween Party will be held Friday Oct 31st from 6 p.m. to midnight. Please wear your favorite costume. There will be costume judging, dinner, Tony Medina and band will be playing. For members and their guests.
Moose Lodge Annual Craft Fair Nov 1st from 11am – 4pm. Come do your holiday shopping. Open to the public.
Moose member Retention Week is from Nov 2 thru Nov 8. Several activities and events scheduled. Please call lodge or stop bye to see scheduled events. For Members and their guests
Adult Halloween Party
Friday, Oct. 31 at 8 p.m. Entertainment by the band Bentfender. $5.00 taco bar.
Tooele County Historical Society
Tooele County Historical Society’s books will be available to purchase at our meeting. The History of Tooele County Volume II is $30, The Mining, Smelting, and Railroading in Tooele is $20, and we also have eight note cards depicting four different pioneer buildings for $4. These will make great gifts for your family and friends. Please call Alice Dale at 882-1612 if you would like to purchase these books.
Seeking Historical Items
Tooele County Historical Society would like members of the community who have any family or personal histories, photographs, books, brochures, DVDs, VHS tapes, or newspaper articles that you would like to donate to our organization to please call us. We are also looking for books, newspaper articles, photos, brochures or any history that pertains to the Tooele County area. If you would like to donate them to our organization, or if you would let us make a copy for the Tooele County Historical Society, please call Alice Dale at 435-882-1612.
Groups and events
Free fall festival
Free fall festival at Cornerstone Baptist Church on October 31ST 6-8PM Come and enjoy lots of candy, games and fun from bounce house to pony rides on Halloween night inside the gym at Cornerstone Baptist Church 276 E 500 N in Tooele.
Blue & Gold Night
Join us on November 6, 2014 for our Deseret Peak District Cub Scout Roundtable annual Blue & Gold Night. Bring all the leaders in your pack and anyone that is on your Blue & Gold committee.
The Celebration Hall flea market will continue through the end of October.
Local author seeks photos
A local author and historian is seeking original photographs of Saltaire, Black Rock, Garfield Beach and/or Lake Point, as well as any similar turn-of-the-century attractions and resorts for an upcoming book project. Those who wish to contribute information or photographs of these parks should contact Emma Penrod at firstname.lastname@example.org. Contributions will be printed with credit in a yet-to-be released pictorial history book. There is no such thing as too many photographs as the auther needs a minimum of 160 photographs, and any help is greatly appreciated.
Benson Gristmill Farmers Market
Benson Gristmill Farmers Market, 325 State Road 138, Stansbury Park, Saturdays beginning July 12 through October at 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. SNAP EBT accepted.
Masons meeting second Friday at 7 p.m. with dinner at 6 p.m., 22 Settlement Canyon, Tooele. Breakfast on the second Saturday, 9 a.m., Jim’s Cafe. For more information or a ride, call Blair 801-554-0527.
Tooele Valley Family History Center
Research your ancestors free with trained FamilySearch volunteers at the Tooele Valley Family History Center, 751 N. 520 East, Tooele. Phone 435-882-1396. Hours of operation: Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday evenings 7-9 p.m. Wednesday evenings by appointment only. Special classes offered regularly. Call the center for more information.
The power to change. Meetings are held in the Grantsville Library at 42 N. Bowery at 10:30 a.m. on Saturdays and the Grantsville Senior Center at 120 S. Center at 1 p.m. Tuesdays. For more information, call MaryAnn 884-0215.
Overeaters Anonymous is a fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength and hope, are recovering from compulsive eating. There are no dues or fees for membership. We welcome everyone who wants to stop eating compulsively. Meetings are on Fridays at 1 p.m. at the Tooele City Library: 128 W. Vine Street room 122. Contact Cheryl (435) 496-0266 (email@example.com) or Liz (801) 915-8404.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly
Give yourself the gift of health and wellness. Resolve to lose those extra pounds. TOPS can help you achieve your goals and support you in your journey. We provide accountability through weekly weigh-ins and support and encouragement in a non-judgmental environment. TOPS is open to all men, women, teens and preteens. There are now two TOPS chapters in Tooele to accommodate your schedule. UT 330 Tooele meets Tuesday at Cornerstone Baptist Church, 276 E. 500 North. Weigh in from 5:30-6 p.m., meeting at 6 p.m. Call Mary Lou at 830-1150 for information. UT 365 Tooele meets Saturday at 9 a.m. at the Bit n Spur Clubhouse, 240 W. 500 North. This chapter will meet occasionally at a private residence, so call ahead for the exact location. Call Lisa at 882-1442 for information. Also see the TOPS website at www.tops.org.
Tooele Gem and Mineral Society
Our Club meets the second Tuesday of the month at the Tooele Applied Technology College (TATC) Auditorium at 88 S. Tooele Blvd, Tooele. Come learn about rocks, minerals and ways to craft with them and enjoy field trips for rock collecting. Membership $10 per year. Visit us on Facebook or www.tooelegem.com. Contact info: 435-882-5752 email TooeleGemAndMineral@gmail.com
Sons of Utah Pioneers
The goals of the Sons of Utah Pioneers Settlement Canyon Chapter is to keep our pioneer heritage alive. We do this through histories, stories, artifacts, monuments, museums, service and scholarships. Much of this labor of love is found in the Tooele Pioneer Museum at 47 E. Vine in Tooele, as well as various statues and monuments around the county. The Tooele Pioneer cemetery, at the mouth of Settlement Canyon, is another of our projects. We are always looking for artifacts and histories, including yearbooks, as a loan or gift to be displayed for everyone’s benefit at the Tooele Pioneer Museum. If you are interested in the values of honoring past and future pioneers and in visiting their historical settings and learning more about those who settled and shaped Utah, attend our business and education meeting the first Thursday of each month. A pot-luck dinner followed by various presentations starts promptly at 6:30 p.m. in the Tooele Senior Citizens Center at 53 E. Vine. Call Gene White at 435-882-0805 for additional information.
Mood disorder support group
Do you or someone you love have a mood disorder? NAMI-Tooele affiliation offers help, hope and healing. Please join us for support group sessions every Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. at the New Reflection Clubhouse on 900 South in Tooele. For more info, contact Kelly at 841-9903.
The Professional Family Child Care Association of Utah will be holding Chapter Meetings in Tooele the fourth Tuesday of each month from 7-9 p.m. This support group/training meeting is open to all childcare providers in Stockton, Tooele, Erda, Stansbury, Grantsville and Lake Point. For more information, call Kathy Witt, 435-830-9614.
Tooele Family Al-Anon
Wednesdays at 11am at 77 W. 400 North. For questions or more information, please call Allene at (435)830-0465 or Elizabeth at (435)884-0825 or (435)241-9200.
Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous
Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous is a program based on the 12 steps of AA. FA is a fellowship of individuals who through shared experiences and mutual support are recovering from the disease of food addiction. Meetings are held every Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Pioneer Museum, 47 East Vine Street, Tooele, Utah. Enter at back entrance on north side of building. For more information contact Millicent at 435-882-7094 or Steve C. at 435-841-1458.