Plumas Arts introduces Plumas Artisan Made project and workshops
The California Arts Council has awarded grant funding to Plumas Arts as part of its new Creative California Communities program. This award will support Plumas Arts’ Plumas Artisan Made project, to empower local artisans and help to bring new income to the local economy.
Projects supported by the Creative California Communities program represent a wide range of arts disciplines, and aim to revitalize neighborhoods through the arts, foster new arts engagement, stimulate tourism, create jobs for artists, invest in young people and build and strengthen relationships between local arts, business and government entities.
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Public forum on nursing home closure Feb. 4
A community forum regarding the closure of the Quincy Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 4, at noon in the Plumas County Fairgrounds Mineral Building. Public Health Director Mimi Hall organized the event, which will be attended by Hall, Supervisor Lori Simpson, Plumas District Hospital Chief Executive Officer Dr. Jeff Kepple, Assemblyman Brian Dahle's local representative, and other county leaders and medical providers. The public is invited to learn more about the closure and local efforts to keep it open.