August – September 2019
Calling all aspiring artists and designers!
Design original artwork on a bookmark encouraging others to “Books Make Good Friends”. Winning entries will be featured in a new series of bookmarks distributed and displayed in the library. Design winners will also receive an award in a City Council meeting.
The contest entry window is: August 1 – 31, 2019.
Winners will be selected from 3 age groups:
- 0-11 years old
- 12-18 years old
- 19+ years old
Pick up complete contest rules and an entry template at the library during August.
The Pratt Aquatic Center will be closed beginning Monday, August 19, 2019 for maintenance, cleaning, and repair.
We anticipate that the pool will reopen on Monday, September 2, 2019 for Labor Day (Holiday Hours: 12 pm to 6 pm).
We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience! Thank you.
Artist Call for Entries
“It’s All About Art – Tooele County Artists Sharing Their Work”
All artists from Tooele County age 11 and above are welcome to apply for the TCAG Annual Art Show, held Sept. 24th – Oct. 24th at the Tooele City Library.
Cash Prizes for amateur, professional and Best of Show. See prospectus at Tooele County Arts Guild Facebook page or www.tooelecountyartsguild.org
Planning Commission Meetings are generally held the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month at Tooele City Hall, 90 North Main Street, Tooele, Utah at 7:00 p.m. and are open to the public.
To have items put on the agenda, please call the City Planning & Zoning Administrator at 435.843.2167.
Baby Bookworms is a parent-child lap sit program using the 7 days 7 ways principles from Very Ready to Read.
Designed for babies from birth to 24 months.
This program is repeated 2 times and begins when full – or at 11:00 and 11:30.
Children 2 and older can enjoy programs for their age groups such as Wiggle Worms and Storytime. Look for these in our calendar!
This FREE, evidence-based program will help participants recognize the warning signs, risk factors, and common behaviors of those at risk for suicide. Participants will learn skills on how to best help and potentially save lives of loved ones. This training is for anyone who would like resources on this important issue. Participants 12 and older are welcome to enroll.
Program information available at www.qprinstitute.com
Do you love digital worlds and video games? Then you’ll love Gamer’s Group where you can PLAY OR CREATE! Every Friday, you can learn how to program computers, play games like Minecraft or Roblox – the choice is yours. Basically you can have tech fun in your own space… all while gaining tech skills for your future.
Coding and gaming is all self-paced, so just attend on the weeks you can. Registration is not required. A computer is provided during club time. And you can bring your own laptop if you’d like.
Weekly Gamers Group Extras:
Week 1: Chess Club Learn and play chess
Week 2: Lego Boost Create Lego Robots
Week 3: Coding Club Coding challenges to build your skill
Week 4: Minecraft Challenge Show off your Minecraft building and design skills
Open to ages 10 – 18.
Tooele City would like to wish everyone a Happy and Safe Labor Day!
Tooele City Offices will be closed for the holiday.
Trash will not be picked up on this day. Trash pick up services will be delayed that week by one day, beginning with the holiday. If you have questions, please call 435.843.2150. Thank you.