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Briefs 10-23-13


Scouting 100 Years
The Boy Scouts of America and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are celebrating 100 years of partnership, and all chartered organizations are celebrating this anniversary with a nationwide broadcast honoring the virtues and values of scouting.
This broadcast will originate from the Conference Center in Salt Lake City and will be broadcast to LDS stake centers in the Bear River Valley. All young men of scouting age, their parents, leaders and all friends of scouting are invited to participate at their local LDS stake center on Tuesday evening, Oct. 29, at 7p.m. For more information, visit SCOUTS100.LDS.ORG
Ghost Train
Time is running out to book your seat on the Corinne Ghost Train!  Saturday, Oct. 26, is the last scheduled night for the train to pull out from the Old Mercantile, 3955 W. 2350 N., and make the tour of the spookiest places in town. Boarding times are 7 p.m., 7:40 p.m., and 8:20 p.m.
Tickets are $4 per person or $3 in advanced, but seating is limited.  Reservations can be made by calling 744-2442, or 720-7304. If there is enough interest, more runs will be scheduled for Monday, Oct. 28. This is a Corinne Historical Society fundraiser.
Outing with Lucy
Make Saturday, Oct. 26, the perfect Date Night!  Ride to JC’s Diner, El Parrel or the Grille in style.  Make the trip in Lucy, a 1923 Buick.  You can even tour Tremonton before the meal.  Ride tickets are only $1, and can be purchased from Katrina Goodwin, a member of the Bear River High School Student Council or at the Bear River Valley Museum.  The event is sponsored by Primrose Home Health & Hospice and the BR Valley Museum.
Garland Playhouse
The Garland Charity Playhouse will hold its annual dinner theater at the Garland Armory on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 25-26.  The title is, “FONII Awards.”  Cost for the night of dinner and entertainment is $15 per person (no one under eight) with reserved ticket purchase.  Call 257-3754 or 237-1239 to reserve a seat.
A performance only night will be held Monday, Oct. 28, at 7 p.m.  No reservations are required.  Price for tickets are $7 for adults and $3 for children.
Garland Library
Job Search help is offered from 5-7 p.m., Wednesdays.  Stories with Torie, 4-5 p.m., are Thursday.
Dance Macabre, a club style dance for all ages, will be hosted by the library at the Garland City Center, 72 N. Main, on Nov. 1, at 6:30 p.m.  Music by James Forte, DJ Motto and Dekai will be featured.  There is no cost to attend.
The Mango Language program is available.  If you don’t reside in Garland, cost is $10 per family per year.
Bar J Wrangler Benefit is Nov. 9-10, at Bear River High School.
Tickets prices vary, with a $20 deal for both shows.  Tickets are available at garlandlibrary.org.  Proceeds will help the library.
Farm Bureau
The annual meeting of the North Box Elder Farm Bureau will be held Thursday, Oct. 24, at 7 p.m., at the Tremonton Public Works building, 300 E. 1200 S., Tremonton. Officers and directors for the coming year will be elected and other business will be conducted.
All Farm Bureau members are encouraged to attend.
Tremonton Library
October is National Cookie Month.  Please bring your favorite cookie recipe into the library for our annual exchange.
Senior computer classes are in session on Tuesdays at the Senior Center from 9-10 a.m.
On Nov. 2, adults can make recipe books.  Sign up now at the library.  Please submit your favorite recipes to the library by Oct. 28.  The cost to make the books is $3.50 (with submitted recipes) and $5 (no recipes).
On Nov. 2, from 1-3 p.m., authors Lisa Mangum and Melissa Cunningham will be at the library.
The next adult computer class will be Wednesday, Nov. 13, at the Bear River Valley Senior Center, from 6-8 p.m.  It will be on Microsoft Word.  A signup sheet will be at the Center and at the library.
Hospital Classes
Bear River Valley Hospital will be holding a number of classes and groups this fall.  A Cancer/Chronic Pain Support Group will meet the third Thursday from 6-7 p.m., in the front lobby of the hospital.
Brooklyn’s Place/Bereavement Support Group (all ages) meets the second and fourth Thursday from 6-7 p.m. in the Education Room, next to the cafeteria.
A babysitting class for ages 11-15, will be held Nov. 16, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Pre-registration is required.  A Capable Kids class for ages 7-11, is set for Oct. 26, from 9-11 a.m.  Cost is $10 per child or $5 if more than one child per family registers.   Snacks will be provided.  Pre-registration is required.
To register, call 435-207-4741.
Jubilee of Trees
The Bear River Valley Hospital Foundation extends an invitation to the holiday dinner and silent auction for annual Jubilee of Trees Tuesday, Nov. 19, at the Box Elder County fairgrounds Events Center, 320 N. 1000 W., Tremonton. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m.
The silent auction will feature beautiful, fully-decorated Christmas trees and other holiday décor. Tickets for the dinner are $25 per person (18 and older please) and need to be purchased in advance. Contact Mary at (435) 207-4702. Dress is semi-formal.
A CES fireside for all young single or married adults (18-30) will be held on Sunday, Nov. 3, at 6 p.m.  The broadcast will be at the West Stake.  Russell T. Osguthorpe, LDS General Sunday School president will be the speaker.
Power of Humor
The public is invited to attend a seminar on “The Power of Humor” provided by the Box Elder Employer Committee and Bear River Valley and Brigham City Area Chambers of Commerce, on Thursday, Oct. 24, from 7:30-9 a.m., at Bridgerland Applied Technology College, 325 W. 1100 S., Brigham City.
Guest speaker will be Brad Wilcox, a professor in the Department of Teacher Education at Brigham Young University.  He is an author and lecturer.  He will speak on learning to use the power of humor to build successful business relationships and deal with stress and challenges.
Cost for the seminar is $15 for the first person and $5 for each additional attendee from a business.  Registration and continental breakfast will begin at 7 a.m.  RSVP by Monday, Oct. 21, by calling 723-3931.
Bid for Bears
The football game for Bear River High School Homecoming 2013 is slated for Friday, Oct 25, at 7 p.m.  This year’s theme is Past, Present and Future.  Everyone is invited to be in the motorcade or watch it from Tremonton’s Main Street.  Those who want to participate should meet at the fairground parking lot at 4 p.m.
BR Little League football players are also invited and should meet at the high school at 3:45 p.m., to get on the trailer.  They will also be able to escort the team onto the field before the game at 7 p.m., Friday night.  Meet at the tennis courts at 6:15 p.m., in Bear gear.  Past football players and coaches are also invited to participate in a special Alumni Walk.  Meet in the commons area at 6:15 p.m.
Those alumni planning to participate are asked to respond to one of the following emails: phaltiner@gmail.com, broncofamforever1@yahoo.com, mrsbrcoachhotmail.com or murnbing@yahoo.com
FOL Poinsettia Sale
The Friends of the Library Tremonton Chapter starting its annual poinsettia sale. Six-inch pots are $13, eight-inch pots are $25. Sale goes until Nov. 27. Contact Jonathan Grover, 435-257-1219; Melanie Capener, 935-279-6000, or visit the website tremontonfol.wordpress.com


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