Utah's State Centennial Commission is looking for volunteers to staff 13 committees being organized to help coordinate events leading up to the state centennial celebration Jan. 4, 1996.

Max Evans, director of the Utah Historical Society, said at least one commission member will serve on each committee, but additional volunteers are needed.The committee titles include arts and humanities; cultural and ethnic heritage; economic development and business relations; education; major events; games and sporting events; history; lasting legacy (for ongoing programs such as trust funds); local celebration (coordinating all the local community events); natural environment; public relations and marketing; publications; and travel, tourism and homecoming.

Those wanting to participate should contact the Utah State Historical Society at 533-5755.