Events Calendar

Wed, Sep 12

Cromberg:

Plumas Libertarian Party holds its regular meeting at Neighbors Bar-B-Que, 58421 Hwy. 70, 6 p.m. Open to the public.

Lake Almanor:

If you like to play bridge, please come join us. Party Bridge on the Peninsula, Duplicate Bridge in Chester. Varying days and locations. Call Mary Lou Howard at 259-5664.

Quincy:

Wild & Scenic Environmental Film Festival, hosted by Plumas Arts, Town Hall Theatre, 6:30 p.m. Doors open 6 p.m. Tickets available in advance at Quincy Natural Foods and Plumas Arts gallery. Online at plumasarts.org.

Quincy Community Supper, celebrating 16 years, Fellowship Hall Community United Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St. Doors open 5 p.m. and supper is served at 6 p.m. sharp. Free to public, donations are accepted.

Thu, Sep 13

Quincy:

Fire Safe Council meeting, 9 – 11 a.m., Plumas County Planning & Building Services office, 555 Main St. For information about Fire Safe Council or upcoming meeting, visit plumasfiresafe.org or contact Hannah at [email protected].

The Drunk Brush presents live music beginning 6 p.m. Hank Alrich appears tonight, on Grover Alley. For information, call 283-9380.

Fri, Sep 14

Beckwourth:

Sierra Valley Farms Certified Farmers Market, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Final market this year. Up to 30 vendors weekly. 1329 County Road A-23. For information, call 832-0114.

Chester:

Elks Lodge-Lake Almanor hosts Taco Night, 5:30 – 7 p.m., 164 Main St. Tickets available at door.

Quincy:

The Drunk Brush presents live music beginning 6 p.m. Doug and Meg Sheehy appear tonight, on Grover Alley. For information, call 283-9380.

Fri – Sun, Sep 14 – 16

Quincy:

32nd annual Autumn Beemer Bash, Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds.

Sat, Sep 15

Chester:

Chester Wellness and Family Resource Center, 372 Main St., presents Kids’ Craft Day, 10 – 11 a.m. Event takes place in the back building behind the center, and includes rock painting, pulled string art and pine cone bird feeders. Snacks are provided. Phone 259-4156 for information and to sign up.

Quincy:

Third annual Quincy Marketplace at Community United Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Selection of home-baked goods and preserved items. Free popcorn. Vendor items: jewelry, antiques, woodwork, collectibles, artwork and lunch available. For information, contact Stephanie McMillan, 394-7210.

Feather River College Environmental Studies and Plumas Audubon Society partner for Great Sierra River Clean Up sponsored by Sierra Nevada Conservancy. Clean up campaign starts at Gansner Park, 8:30 a.m. Volunteers need to come prepared with sun protection, snacks, water and, if desired, heavy-duty gloves. To volunteer, just show up. For information, contact Plumas Audubon Society at [email protected].

Taylorsville:

2nd annual Bear Growl Gravel Grinder, a unique gravel and paved ride in Indian Valley. This ride features 101, 54, 47, and 33-mile paved options as well as 97, 54, and 38-mile gravel options. Register online at beargrowlgravelgrinder.org.

Plumas County Museum holds ninth annual Grave Occasion Cemetery Tour & Dinner at the historic Taylorsville Cemetery, 3 – 7 p.m.

Plumas National Forest Children’s Fishing Derby at Antelope Lake, 8 a.m. – noon. For information, call 283-7828.

Sun, Sep 16

Chester:

21st annual Wheel Around Lake Almanor Hand Cycle Endurance Challenge takes on the 34-mile trek around Lake Almanor. WALA offers a Saturday evening dinner and an event day breakfast and lunch for the participants. For information about the ride or to request to be a 2018 sponsor, contact terry Parsons at 258-9447 or Kathy Wasson 736-9172.

Mon, Sep 17

Graeagle:

The League of Women Voters of Plumas County holds candidate forum for Congressional District 1 at Graeagle Fire Hall on Highway 89, 7 – 8:30 p.m. Open to public. For information, call 283-0317.

Wed, Sep 19

Chester:

Caregivers Support Group, sponsored by PASSAGES and Chester Wellness Center, 372 Main St., takes place 1 – 2:30 p.m. Free to the public. Get information you need to support loved ones. Learn about planning for the future and places to go for help, Share questions about behaviors or problems you’re experiencing. Call 259-4156 to sign up.

Quincy:

The Drunk Brush presents live music beginning 6 p.m. Jeff Kepple and Natalie and Garret Hagwood appear tonight, on Grover Alley. For information, call 283-9380.

Thu, Sep 20

Blairsden:

Speakers Bureau: “The Growing Problem of Meth Manufacturing and Distribution in Plumas County.” Don Richter will address the escalating problem of meth manufacturing and distribution in Plumas County. Free, though $5+ donation is welcome to help fund MCRC. Supported in part by funding from United Way of Northern California. At MCRC, corner of Hwys. 89 and 70 near Corner Barn, 5:30 p.m.

Chester:

History Chat Roundtable: Local historian/director of Chester-Almanor Museum Marilyn Quadrio moderates discussion of history of Chester in 1920s and 30s; business and tourism at Chester Library, 210 First Ave., 5:30 – 7 p.m. For information, call Quadrio, 596-3011, or Lori Metcalf at Library, 258-2742.

Quincy:

Plumas County Democratic Central Committee holds its regular business meeting, 6:30 – 8 p.m., at Quincy Library, 445 Jackson St. Michael Jackson will be the guest speaker. Open to public.

Fri – Sat, Sep 21 – 22

Lassen Volcanic National Park:

Two-day Nature Photography Workshop with Instructor Terry Nathan. For information or to register, call Lassen Association Director Melanie Allen, 595-4464, visit lassenassociation.org., Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center or Loomis Museum bookstores.

Fri, Sep 21

Quincy:

The Drunk Brush presents live music beginning 6 p.m. Hank and Shaidri appear tonight, on Grover Alley. For information, call 283-9380.

Sat, Sep 22

Chester:

Chester Baptist Church offers a free concert: Covington & Covington, at Chester Baptist Church, 210 Myrtle St. Free BBQ begins 6 p.m. – while supplies last; concert begins 7 p.m. For information, call 258-2394.

Greenville:

Natural Plant Dye Workshop, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Learn about the history of natural dyes and experiment with sample dyes using locally sourced materials. Each participant will leave with a finished silk scarf and yarn samples. Limit to 8 participants. Contact Eva Gorman, Josefina Fine Knits, 415-497-7514 for information.

Quincy:

Women of Worship hosts a women’s gathering at First Baptist Church, 74 Reese St., 10 a.m. – noon. Guest speaker is Eliza Hardee from Springs of Hope. Music and worship provided by June Brooke from Portola Station. For information and to RSVP, call Linda, 283-3989.

Tue, Sep 25

Chester:

The League of Women Voters of Plumas County holds candidate forum on Seneca Hospital District at Chester Memorial Hall, 225 Gay St., 7 – 8:30 p.m. Open to public. For information, call 283-0317.

Wed, Sep 26

Quincy:

6th annual Senior Summit, 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m., Veterans Memorial Hall, 274 Lawrence St. Over a dozen agencies available to answer questions and provide pertinent information on aging in Plumas County. Reserve free meal or ride by calling 283-0643 by Sept. 21. For information, call Joanne, 283-6407.

The Drunk Brush presents live music beginning 6 p.m. Harpo De Roma appears tonight, on Grover Alley. For information, call 283-9380.

Thu, Sep 27

Graeagle:

Plumas County Republican Women meet at Cuccia’s Restaurant, 5445 Mohawk Highway, with returning guest speaker Susan Tully, National Field Director, Federation for American Immigration Reform. Business meeting begins 11 a.m., followed by lunch at noon, with speaker at 12:45 p.m. Reservations $20 and choice of three luncheon menu selections can be made by Monday, Sept. 24, to Wendy Wolff at 775-9265 or Leila Hughes at [email protected]. Public is welcome to attend

Portola:

The League of Women Voters of Plumas County holds candidate forum on Portola City Council race at Portola Memorial Hall, 449 W. Sierra St., 7 – 8:30 p.m. Open to public. For information, call 283-0317.

Quincy:

The Drunk Brush presents live music beginning 6 p.m. Hank Alrich appears tonight, on Grover Alley. For information, call 283-9380.

Fri, Sep 28

Chester:

Elks Lodge-Lake Almanor hosts Fish Fry, 5:30 – 7 p.m., 164 Main St. Tickets available at door.

Quincy:

The Drunk Brush presents live music beginning 6 p.m. Tommy Miles appears tonight, on Grover Alley. For information, call 283-9380.

Sat, Sep 29

Greenville:

Greenville Cy Hall Memorial Museum presents history of the Hickerson Family at Greenville Cemetery, 5 p.m. Guests will then proceed to Greenville Masonic Hall, corner of Main & Mill, for a soup cook-off, salad & dessert dinner and silent auction. Applications for soup contest and tickets for fundraiser are available at museum. Museum hours: Friday, Saturday, Sunday, noon – 4 p.m. For information, call Museum, 284-0927, or Deanna, 258-7751.

Portola:

5th annual Hearts Being Healed Women’s Conference, New Life Christian Center, 72690 Hwy. 70, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Seven inspired speakers, door prizes, lunch, desserts and drinks provided. All women invited to attend for this non-denominational conference. Register online at heartsbeinghealed.net, at Krissy’s Kloset or call Tiffany, 927-7033.

Sierra Valley:

Sierra Valley Art + Ag Trail. Art, barns, history, fun. Meet local artists and agricultural producers as you tour beautiful Sierra Valley visiting market farms, grand old dairy barns and historic schoolhouses. Sites open 10 am. – 4 p.m., followed by Cattlemen’s/Cattlewomen’s dinner at the Grange. Visit SierraValleyArtAgTrail.org for more information.

Cattlemen’s/Cattlewomen’s dinner at the Grange in Vinton, 4 – 6 p.m. Prize drawing and no-host refreshments and dinner. Visit sierravalleyartagtrail.org for information.

Sun, Sep 30

Clio:

14th annual Duffers for Dogs golf tournament fundraiser, Whitehawk Ranch Golf Club. Proceeds benefit High Sierra Animal Rescue. For information or to register, call 832-4727.

Tue, Oct 2

Quincy:

Plumas County Fire Safe Council hosts “The Culture of Light Burning,” 6 p.m., at FRC. RSVP via Eventbrite or by emailing [email protected] to be entered into the event’s drawing.

Thu, Oct 4

Chester:

History Chat Roundtable: Local historian/director of Chester-Almanor Museum Marilyn Quadrio moderates discussion of history of Collins Pine Co. in the Almanor Basin at Chester Library, 210 First Ave., 5:30 – 7 p.m. For information, call Quadrio, 596-3011, or Lori Metcalf at Library, 258-2742.

Quincy:

The Drunk Brush presents live music beginning 6 p.m. Hank Alrich appears tonight, on Grover Alley. For information, call 283-9380.

Fri, Oct 5

Quincy:

The Drunk Brush presents live music beginning 6 p.m. Joe Tomasseli & Friends appear tonight, on Grover Alley. For information, call 283-9380.

Sat, Oct 6

Crescent Mills:

Crescent Country Market, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Sell your wares: art, produce, treasures. Call Lisa at 284-6076 for information or to reserve a space. Crescent Country also hosts the artist of the month meet & greet, 4 – 6 p.m.

Greenville Rotary Club hosts first annual Greenville Rotary Golf Tournament at Mt. Huff Golf Course starting 9 a.m. Event format is 4-person scramble. Space is limited so sign-up early! For more information and entry forms, contact Travis, 284-6473; or Mt. Huff Golf Course, 284-6300.

Thu, Oct 18

Chester:

History Chat Roundtable: Local historian/director of Chester-Almanor Museum Marilyn Quadrio moderates discussion: Chester becomes “Progressive” in the 1940s; and post WWII development at Chester Library, 210 First Ave., 5:30 – 7 p.m. For information, call Quadrio, 596-3011, or Lori Metcalf at Library, 258-2742.