Coalville veterans memorial ceremony

Summit County will host a Memorial Day program on May 26 at 11 a.m. in front of the Summit County Courthouse in Coalville where veterans past and present will be honored.

An unveiling of a new veterans monument will also take place during the event, which is set to be placed in the front lawn of the Courthouse. The Summit County Sheriff's Office will present military honors with a 21-gun salute and an additional ceremony will be held at Coalville's cemetery.

Free red, white and blue ribbons will be provided for veterans and yellow ribbons will be provided to those with past or present family members in the military.

For more information, contact NaVee Vernon at 435-336-3015 or at .

Summit County Library Book Sale

The Summit County Library will hold its annual Memorial Day Used Book Sale in the auditorium of the Kimball Junction branch this weekend. The sale began this Thursday.

The public sale will run through Monday, May 26, with hours of 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday and Monday. Compton said there will be a large selection of books for adults and children, with hardcover books priced at $1 and paperbacks at 50 cents. DVDs and audio books will also be available.

Those who bring old Friends of the Summit County Libraries bags can fill them with materials for $15, while those who buy a new bag can fill it for $18.


A final bargain blow-out will be held on Monday, May 26, from noon to 5 p.m. Individuals who bring their own bag can fill it with books for $5.

The Summit County Library's Kimball Junction branch is located at 1885 W. Ute Boulevard. For more information, call 435-615-3900.

Input sought on Toll Canyon management

Utah Open Lands, in conjunction with Basin Recreation, will host an open house where community members can offer input on the future management of the recently acquired Toll Canyon Open Space, 781 acres located south of the Weilenmann School of Discovery.

The open house will be held at the Sheldon Richins Building, 1885 W. Ute Boulevard, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. For more information, contact Will Pratt of Basin Recreation at 435-649-1564 or visit to learn more about the Toll Canyon Open Space.