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Junior Ranger program: Birds of Prey.

Children age six to 10 are invited to the Jr. Ranger program, May 26, from 11 a.m. to noon at the Rock Cliff Nature Center at Jordanelle State Park to learn about birds. Children will get to see a demonstration of a live bird of prey. They will then take a walk with binoculars and look for birds. Children will earn a badge and certificate. For more information, call (435) 782 3030.

Rock Cliff Nature Center/ Jordanelle State Park, Francis

UVSC Continuing Education for contractors

UVSC Continuing Education will offer two non-credit classes for contractors on the Orem campus in May. The courses will allow contractors to fulfill continuing education requirements while staying current on construction industry laws and code updates. ‘Code Essentials for Contractors’ will be held on Thursday, May 17, from 6 to 9 p.m.. ‘Legal Issues for Contractors’ will be held on Wednesday, May 16, from 6-9 p.m. Registration includes all course materials and a certificate of completion. Class sizes are limited. For more information or to register, call Vickie at (801) 863-8011 or visit http://www.uvsc.edu/conted .

Local student achieves dean’s list

Lisa Phillips of Midway, has been named to the Norwich University Dean’s List for the Fall 2006 semester. Norwich University is the oldest private military college in the United States. and the birthplace of the Reserve Officer’s Training Corps (ROTC).