Thursday, March 1, 2018

We congratulate the winners of the Wasatch County GOP 
Art and Essay Contests! 
They attended the breakfast, received cash prizes, and had their picture taken with Congressman Curtis which was printed on the front page of the Wasatch Wave!
ART
Grades K-2: Sandi Owens ($30)
Grades 3-5: Zealand Bouwhuis ($50) 

ESSAY
M. S. Category (Grades 6-8): Kyla Roper ($100)
H. S. Category (Grades 9-12): Joshua Benson ($120)
Adult Category: Pam Fredericks ($130)

Left to Right: Pam Fredericks, Zealand Bouwhuis, Sandi Owens, Josh Benson 
(Not Shown: Kyla Roper). 
We will soon update site with photo which includes Kyla.


We thank all who attended the Lincoln Day Breakfast, and those who helped to plan and host the event. We extend a special thank you to the following sponsors:

GOLD SPONSORS ($500)
Congressman John Curtis
Governor Gary Herbert & Lt. Governor Spencer Cox
Senator Kevin VanTassell
Redmond, Inc.
Governor Mitt Romney
Senator Bramble

SILVER SPONSORS ($400)
Ron Winterton
Jerry White

BRONZE SPONSORS ($300)
Representative Tim Quinn

We also extend a special thank you to the following:

All other donors
Rob Edwards and Staff at Soldier Hollow Grill
Wasatch County GOP Executive Committee
Wasatch County GOP Central Committee
Laurie Wynn and the Wasatch Wave
Set Up and Clean Up Volunteers
Federal, State, and Local Elected Officials
Heber City and Wasatch Cty. Joint Honor Guard
Shawn Taylor and Taylor Audio Sound Crew
Sonnet Remund and Show Choir
Mike and Sally Siggard
Heather Murdock
UPS Store












Friday, February 16, 2018

Wasatch County GOP
Annual Lincoln Day Breakfast
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2018 

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Keynote Speaker: 
Newly Elected Congressman John Curtis

Tickets on Sale: 
$20 per ticket if you purchase two or more (Save $5 per ticket!!!)

$25 for one ticket
$30 per ticket at the door

Wednesday, January 17, 2018


Wasatch County Republican Party
2018 Lincoln Day Essay Contest
Over $300 in Cash Prizes




Categories and Prizes
Middle School: Grades 6-8 ($100)
High School: Grades 9-12 ($120)
Adult: 18-years-old and older (not in high school) ($130)

Abraham Lincoln is described as a compassionate, wise, and 
bold leader who worked tirelessly to unite a divided country. 

These are some of his well-known quotes:

“A house divided against itself cannot stand."

"Malice toward none and charity for all."

"The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend."

“…that government of the people, by the people, for the people 
shall not perish from the earth.”

Using between 500 and 1,500 words, 
write an essay on the following topic:

Select one of the four quotes above, 
and write about its historical context. 
Describe how elected leaders and citizens can apply Lincoln’s message to address some of today's political/social issues and to foster more compassion, trust, and unity in the
United States of America?  

·        The goal of this essay contest is to encourage participants to read and research about the traits and life of Abraham Lincoln and current issues facing the nation.
·        The essay contest is open to all Wasatch County residents in grades 6-12 and adults. Submissions are limited to one per person.
·        Each essay must reflect the contestant’s independent and original thinking, research, and writing.
·        Each contestant must type his/her first and last name at the top of the essay. Names will be removed and replaced by a number before judging takes place.
·        Digital Application: All contestants must complete, attach, and email an Application together with the essay. To complete the digital application, click the following link:


·        Type information into text fields. Minors (participants under age of 18) must have a parent/guardian complete the consent portion at the bottom of the Application. Save Application to desktop as lastname.application.docx, and email as an attachment along with the essay to wasatchgop@gmail.com. Essays must be submitted in plain text format.
·        All submissions become the property of the Wasatch Cty. Republican Party.
·        Submission Deadline: Friday, February 16 at midnight 
·        All category winners will receive free admission to the Wasatch County Lincoln Day Breakfast on February 24th at the Soldier Hollow Clubhouse. There they will be recognized and will receive their prize money.
·        If you have questions, please email them to wasatchgop@gmail.com.
Wasatch County Republican Party
2018 Lincoln Day Elementary Art Contest
Cash Prizes!

Categories
Grades K-2: 1st Place-$30

Grades 3-5: 1st Place-$50

Topic: 
In 2016, the National Park Service 
celebrated its 100th Anniversary.
Create a two-dimensional piece of artwork that illustrates what you love most about your favorite Utah National Park.

·        Eligibility: Children in Wasatch County who are in grades K-5 during the 2017-2018 school year
·        Submissions are limited to one per person. 
·        Each piece of artwork must reflect the contestant’s independent and original thinking and creative work. Parents, family, teachers, and other individuals may not draw or paint any portion of the artwork for the contestant.
·        Contestants may not trace existing photographs or artwork.
·        The artwork may be on any two-dimensional surface that is no larger than 8.5 x 11 inches.
·        Contestants may use any medium: watercolor, tempera, acrylic, pencil, charcoal, colored chalk, pastels, oil pastels, colored pencils, markers, etc.
·       The first place winner from each category will receive free admission to the Wasatch County Lincoln Day Breakfast on February 24th at the Soldier Hollow Clubhouse. There they will be recognized and will receive their prize money.
·        Application:  All contestants must submit an Application together with their artwork. Parents, please download the application, open, type the requested information in the fields, print, and sign. Click the following link to obtain the application:


     Submission and Deadlines:
·        In Person: Write on envelope: “Wasatch County Republican Party Lincoln Day Art Contest” and submit to Brent Titcomb at the Wasatch County Clerk’s Office (25 N. Main Heber). 
      Deadline: Friday, February 16, 2018 at 5:00 PM 
·       By Mail: You may also mail the envelope with artwork and Application to Brent Titcomb at 25 N. Main St. Heber, UT 84032. 
      Deadline: Must be postmarked by Wed., February 14, 2018
·        All art submissions become the property of the Wasatch County Republican Party.
·        If you have any questions, please email them to wasatchgop@gmail.com.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018


Wasatch County GOP
Annual Lincoln Day Breakfast
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2018 
Tickets on Sale: $25 each


For info. regarding Essay and Art Contests, please 

click on tabs at top of site.

The Wasatch County Lincoln Day Breakfast is an annual fundraiser sponsored by the Wasatch County Republican Party. It will be held at the beautiful Soldier Hollow Club House. A delicious breakfast buffet will be served, and a patriotic program will follow. We will hear patriotic music and speeches from elected federal and state officials. We look forward to a well-attended, inspirational, and patriotic event. Please invite freedom-loving family, friends, and neighbors. We look forward to seeing you there!

8:00 AM-breakfast served
8:30 AM-program begins
Soldier Hollow Clubhouse
1370 W. Soldier Hollow Lane Midway

Cost: $25 per person in advance; $30 at the door

You won't want to miss this patriotic event!
Get your tickets HERE!

VIP Tables that Seat up to Eight for:
Elected Officials, Businesses, Organizations, 
and any interested Donors
To purchase a VIP Table please email wasatchgop@gmail.com.

Monday, November 27, 2017

Wasatch County GOP Central Committee Meeting
Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 7 PM
Heber City Police Department
301 S. Main Street, Heber

All precinct chairs and vice-chairs are expected to attend, but this meeting is also open to the public.
Refreshments will be served.

Guest Speaker:
Newly Elected Mayor of Heber City, Kelleen Potter




MEDIA SPECIALIST: ERIK NYSTUL



A Media Specialist position was added to the Wasatch County GOP Executive Committee, and Erik Nystul was elected to fill the position. Erik lives in Heber City with his wife Kaitlyn, and their dog, Milo. He is a proud graduate of Wasatch High School, and served a mission for the LDS Church in South Carolina, where he and Kaitlyn met. He works in Insurance Marketing, but spends his free time fishing, gardening, cooking, and going to the movies. Erik brings much experience to this position. We appreciate his willingness to serve.