Mountainlands Community Housing Trust has one last Roommate Roundup on December 17th, and they are in need of people who are willing to open up their homes to a seasonal employee. If you have a room, apartment or living arrangement available, come to Alberto’s Restaurant at 1640 Bonanza Drive at 4:30 on Wednesday. For information, contact Laura at 435-647-9719 or online at housinghelp.org.
Canines With a Cause has donation stations in Vail retail stores and this Holiday Season Vail will match 50% of all donations made at these stations. Help Canines with a Cause save a shelter dog and give a veteran a gift of loving companionship.
Full winter bus service has begun, and will remain in operation until mid-April 2015. In-town service hours are from 5:40 AM until the last bus departs the top of Main Street at 1:55 AM. For detailed bus departure times, refer to a winter transit timetable, inside the buses and at the Old Town Transit Center, and on parkcitytransit.org.
Reduce your waste this holiday season and consider mindful packaging - cloth napkins, nice fabric, or even your old newspaper make great gift wrap. Avoid non-recyclable items such as tape and bows! A fabric ribbon can be reused for the next special occasion. For tips on how to reduce your waste this holiday season, contact Recycle Utah at (435) 649-9698 or recycleutah.org
$60 discounted lift tickets to Canyons & Park City Mountain resorts - valid through December 19, 2014 - are now available. Proceeds go to Youth Sports Alliance, YSA member teams, and the Get Out & Play program. Purchase at Jans, White Pine Touring, Cole Sport and Sports Den. Call 435-214-0792 for more info.
Seussville, Park City Style! March 3, 2014 is a celebration of Dr. Seuss' Birthday throughout the Park City School District Elementary Schools. Volunteers are needed to don striped hats and red bow ties and read to students at any district elementary school on March 3. Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday by making it a day to increase student literacy. Also, for every volunteer who reads to a class, that teacher will receive a book for the classroom library. Sign up is available on each individual school's website.
If you're in the market for an antique oriental screen or a French carved desk and chair set, these and other fabulous antiques and collectibles are part of an estate sale Friday & Saturday, August 23 & 24 at 2525 Bear Hollow Dr, next to the trailhead. The garage doors open at 9am and close at 3. All proceeds of the sale benefit Peace House, a charitable organization dedicated to ending family violence and abuse in the community.For more information, contact Ann at 435-658-4739 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hope Alliance will be returning to Haiti in October and is collecting gently used sneakers and back backs to distribute to 3 schools in rural communities surrounding Camatin, Haiti. These are for poorest of the poor school children aged 5-17 who would otherwise not have the ability to buy these items. August 28 - September 11, you can drop off items at Basin Rec Field House (Redstone), The PC MARC (Little Kate Road), Creekside Christian Church (Bitner Rd.) and Park City Community Church (HWY 224). Or call Kym 714 0902 for pick up!
Exciting Back to School news! All students (ages 5 – 18) living in Summit County are welcome to get a free ‘Summit County Student Card’ to check out materials at the Park City Library. Contact the Park City Library for more information: 435-615-5600.
PC Tennis Summer camps are available at the MARC for beginner and intermediate players ages 7-14. Two-day, three-day and five-day camps are offered from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The $45 daily fee includes a t-shirt and prizes on “Game Day.” For registration, visit parkcitytennis.org or call 435-615-5400.