Events Calendar

Wed, Sep 13

Blairsden:

Age Well, Live Well seminar fall topic titled Aging Gracefully, 10:30 a.m., Mohawk Community Resource Center, 8929 Highway 89.

Clio:

Nakoma Golf Resort hosts third annual charity golf tournament to raise money for Portola High School. For information, call Nakoma Pro Shop, 322-3333.

Quincy:

Price Right Labs available at Plumas District Hospital, 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., offering a series low-cost blood tests that screen for a variety of conditions including comprehensive metabolic panel, lipid panel and more. For information including the complete list of Price Right Lab tests, visit pdh.org/about-us/news.

Wild & Scenic Environmental Film Festival at Town Hall Theatre, 469 Main St. Doors open 6 p.m., show begins 6:30 p.m. Evening includes nine films, food, drinks and a prize drawing.

Age Well, Live Well seminar fall topic titled Aging Gracefully, 12:30 p.m., Quincy Veterans Hall, 274 Lawrence St.

Thu, Sep 14

Blairsden:

Portola High School’s football team hosts fundraising dinner, 5 – 8 p.m., at Gumba’s Pizza. 15 percent of all dinners sold will be donated to the team.

Portola:

Car seat checkups. Free. Bring your vehicle, your car seat and your child to get inspected by a certified safety technician and learn how to secure children the right way, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Plumas Rural Services/WIC offices, 171 Nevada St.

Quincy:

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream” opening Gala, 6 p.m., at West End Theatre, 14 Crescent St. The special event includes a VIP red carpet welcome, hors d’oeuvres and hosted bar, acrobat performances and strolling music and much more. Tickets available online at westendtheatre.us. All proceeds benefit dramaworks and Plumas Health Care Foundation.

Fri, Sep 15

Beckwourth:

Romano’s Certified Farmer’s Market, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Final of the season. Sierra Valley Farms, 1329 County Rd. Visit sierravalleyfarms.com for information and upcoming events. Last farmers market of the season.

Chester:

Mt. Lassen Theatre shows “Boss Baby,” 7 p.m., 200 Main St. $5 donation, children under 12 must be accompanied by adult. For information, call 258-3009. Sponsored by MLCC.

Greenhorn:

Greenhorn Creek Guest Ranch features Friday Night All-You-Can-Eat BBQ & Entertainment, 2116 Greenhorn Ranch Road, every Friday through Sept. 29, 5 – 8:30 p.m. Ribs and Chicken. Vegetarian meal available with reservation. Reservations appreciated. For reservations or information, call 283-0930 or visit greenhornranch.com.

Sat, Sep 16

Greenville:

Great Sierra River Clean Up for Indian Valley, 8:30 a.m., at the T (Highway 89 and Taylorsville junction). For information, call Ramsey Harvey, 284-1022.

Quincy:

First Responder 5K Run/Walk, 10 a.m., at Dame Shirley Plaza, a fundraiser for Plumas County First Responder Benevolent Fund.

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at West End Theatre, 14 Crescent St., 7 p.m. Tickets on sale at Carey Candy Co. and westendtheatre.us.

Westwood:

2017 Great Sierra River Cleanup in the Almanor Basin. Almanor Recreation and Park District is calling for community volunteers to help clean up trash at popular recreation sites in the Westwood Area. Volunteers meet at Westwood Visitors Center, corner of Ash and 3rd streets, 9 a.m. – noon. Bring heavy work gloves, one or more five-gallon buckets, reusable water bottle, sunscreen and sun hat. Lunch is provided. To volunteer, RSVP to event coordinator David Slusher at HYPERLINK “mailto:[email protected][email protected], or call 258-7750; or Peggy Fulder at [email protected] “http://citlink.net/”citlink.net. Phone: 251-6876.

Sat – Sun, Sep 16 – 17

Chester:

20th annual Randy Fossum Memorial Wheel Around Lake Almanor dinner Saturday, Chester Elks, 164 Main St., at 5 p.m. On Sunday, breakfast at Elks Lodge at 7 a.m., race begins 9 a.m. For questions and information on WALA, call Elks member Terry Parsons at 258-9447.

Sun, Sep 17

Clio:

13th annual Duffers for Dogs at Whitehawk Ranch Golf Club. Charity golf tournament benefits High Sierra Animal Rescue, including 18 holes of golf, card, range balls, snacks, dinner and awards. For information contact HSAR at 832-4727 or visit HighSierraAnimalRescue.org/events.

Quincy:

Old-fashioned Family Picnic, 12:30 – 3:30 p.m., at Pioneer Park on Fairgrounds Road. Free to the community. RSVP requested: call Leslie Wall at 283-3611, ext. *818, or email [email protected].

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at West End Theatre, 14 Crescent St., 2 p.m. Tickets on sale at Carey Candy Co. and westendtheatre.us.

Mon, Sep 18

Chester:

Harry Doble Post 664 of the American Legion holds meeting, 7 p.m., at Chester Memorial Hall, to discuss future of the Post.

Portola:

Sierra Small Business Development Center hosts free business seminar titled “Start Up Boot Camp — How to Start Your Own Business,” 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m., Portola Wellness Center, 280 E. Sierra St. To learn more or to register for seminar, visit SierraSBDC.com or phone 582-5022.

Wed, Sep 20

Blairsden:

20k Lives Senior Resource Group, noon, at MCRC, located at junction of highways 89 and 70 near Corner Barn. This committee will meet at the Center in the morning to discuss implementing a user-friendly resource guide specifically for seniors. They will be staying on for the senior lunch and will be asking those in attendance for their feedback and suggestions.

Thu, Sep 21

Chester:

Car seat checkups. Free. Bring your vehicle, your car seat and your child to get inspected by a certified safety technician and learn how to secure children the right way, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Parks & Recreation Building/WIC site, 102 Meadowbrook Loop.

Age Well, Live Well seminar fall topic titled Aging Gracefully, 12:30 p.m., Wildwood Village, 366 Meadowbrook Loop.

Greenville:

Age Well, Live Well seminar fall topic titled Aging Gracefully, 10:30 a.m., American Legion Hall, 430 Main St.

Quincy:

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at West End Theatre, 14 Crescent St., 7 p.m. Tickets on sale at Carey Candy Co. and westendtheatre.us.

Thu – Sun, Sep 21 – 24

Johnsville:

Lost Sierra Hoedown at Johnsville Historic Ski Bowl. Family-friendly campout with music, adventure and outdoor education. For information, visit lostsierrahoedown.com.

Fri, Sep 22

Chester:

Mt. Lassen Theatre shows “The Resurrection of Gavin Stone,” 7 p.m., 200 Main St. $5 donation, children under 12 must be accompanied by adult. For information, call 258-3009. Sponsored by MLCC.

Greenhorn:

Greenhorn Creek Guest Ranch features Friday Night All-You-Can-Eat BBQ & Entertainment, 2116 Greenhorn Ranch Road, every Friday through Sept. 29, 5 – 8:30 p.m. Ribs and Chicken. Vegetarian meal available with reservation. Reservations appreciated. For reservations or information, call 283-0930 or visit greenhornranch.com.

Westwood:

Historic Westwood’s Farmers Market Harvest Festival, 4 – 7 p.m., on Birch Street. Pumpkin patch, petting zoo, face painting, live music and more. For information or to be a vendor, call Nicole Staniger, 256-3538.

Sat, Sep 23

Chester:

Chester Community Choir, with the Chester/Lake Almanor Elks Lodge, hosts annual BBQ fundraiser at Elks Lodge, 164 Main St. Doors open 5 p.m., dinner begins 6 p.m. Tickets available at Lassen Gifts in Chester.

Graeagle:

Plumas County Museum’s eighth annual Grave  Occasion Cemetery Tour of the Mohawk Cemetery. Includes wine tasting and hors d’oeuvres at Cuccia’s Pasta-Pizza Wine Bar. Tickets available at the Museum, 500 Jackson St., Quincy, or online at plumasmuseum.org.

Greenville:

41st annual Italian Dinner, 5 – 8 p.m., St. Anthony’s Church on Jessie Street. Spaghetti, meatballs, ravioli, fresh garden salad, wine, fruit juice and dessert table. 50/50 drawing. Tickets available at the door or from church members. Eat in or take out. For information, call 284-6502.

Quincy:

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at West End Theatre, 14 Crescent St., 7 p.m. Tickets on sale at Carey Candy Co. and westendtheatre.us.

Portola:

4th 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. All women invited to this non-denominational event. Register online by Sept. 10 at heartsbeinghealed.net or at Krissy’s Kloset, 181 Nevada St. For information, call Tiffany, 927-7033.

Prattville:

Dinner benefit for Almanor Basin Food Pantry at Carol’s Café, 2932 Almanor West Drive. Fundraiser is by reservation only and offers two seatings with a five-course tasting menu; one at 5 p.m. and again at 7 p.m. Reservations by calling: 259-2464 or for additional information call Brenda, 816-1825.

Sat – Sun, Sep 23 – 24

La Porte:

Trail Fundamentals Workshop at Little Grass Valley Recreation Area. Pre-registration required. For course information and to sign-up, contact Butte County Resource Conservation District  at [email protected] or call 534-0112, ex. 122.

Sun, Sep 24

Quincy:

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at West End Theatre, 14 Crescent St., 2 p.m. Tickets on sale at Carey Candy Co. and westendtheatre.us.

Tue, Sep 26

Quincy:

Fifth annual Senior Summit, 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m., at Quincy Veterans Memorial Hall, 274 Lawrence St. Free. Reserve a meal or ride by calling Annette at 283-0643 by Friday, Sept. 22. For information, contact Dana at 283-6358.

Meet the Democratic candidates for Congressional District 1, 5 – 6:30 p.m., at Quincy Library, 445 Jackson St.

Wed, Sep 27

Chester:

Chester Community Blood Drive, noon – 6 p.m., at Lake Almanor Elks Lodge, 164 Main St. Donors can schedule a time by logging on to BLOODHERO.com.

Thu, Sep 28

Blairsden:

Speakers Bureau: Falconry, 5:30 p.m. at MCRC, located at junction of highways 89 and 70 near Corner Barn. Randy Lenz will discuss falconry, his birds and the many experiences he has had with them. He will be bringing a Harris Hawk to the presentation. Free, though a $5+ donation is welcome to help fund MCRC. Light refreshments served. For information or to RSVP call MCRC at 836-0446.

Fri, Sep 29

Chester:

Mt. Lassen Theatre shows “SMURFs: The Last Village,” 7 p.m., 200 Main St. $5 donation, children under 12 must be accompanied by adult. For information, call 258-3009. Sponsored by MLCC.

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

Greenhorn:

Greenhorn Creek Guest Ranch features Friday Night All-You-Can-Eat BBQ & Entertainment, 2116 Greenhorn Ranch Road. 29, 5 – 8:30 p.m. Ribs and Chicken. Vegetarian meal available with reservation. Reservations appreciated. For reservations or information, call 283-0930 or visit greenhornranch.com. Last BBQ of season!

Sat, Sep 30

Greenville:

Greenville Cy Hall Memorial Museum will hold its annual Cemetery event telling the story of legendary Deputy Stacey Baccala at the Greenville Cemetery, 5:30 p.m. Guests will proceed to Greenville Masonic Hall for a soup, salad and dessert dinner and silent auction. Applications for the contest and tickets are available at the museum. Call museum at 284-0927 for information.

Quincy:

Dirty Cello plays West End Theatre, 14 Crescent St., 7:30 p.m. Tickets $15 are available at westendtheatre.us. For information, call 283-1956.

Sierra Valley:

Travel the Sierra Valley Art & Ag Trail, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., with views of Sierra Valley Barn Quilts and opportunities to visit market farms, working ranches, and a pumpkin patch. Sample the wares of artists of every color: wood paint, glass, ceramic, metal, fiber and more. From 4 – 6 p.m., Plumas-Sierra Cattlemen’s Association and Plumas-Sierra Cattlewomen will cook a tri-tip dinner at Sierra Valley Grange Hall in Vinton. For information: sierravalleyartagtrail.org/event-information.

Sun, Oct 1

Chester:

Elks Lodge-Lake Almanor hosts Sunday Breakfast, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m., 164 Main St. Tickets available at door.

Fri, Oct 6

Chester:

Mt. Lassen Theatre shows “A Dog’s Purpose,” 7 p.m., 200 Main St. $5 donation, children under 12 must be accompanied by adult. For information, call 258-3009. Sponsored by MLCC.

Sat, Oct 7

Taylorsville:

59th annual Taylorsville Quilters Fall Festival, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Taylorsville Historic Hall on Main St. Many handcrafted items, homemade cakes. pies, candies, preserves. Luncheon: noon; Quilt Raffle drawing: 2 p.m.

Fri, Oct 13

Chester:

Mt. Lassen Theatre shows “The Lost City of Z,” 7 p.m., 200 Main St. $5 donation, children under 12 must be accompanied by adult. For information, call 258-3009. Sponsored by MLCC.

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

Wed, Oct 18

Quincy:

Passages Caregiver Resource Center hosts talk “Hoarding Behaviors” presented by Patrick Arbore at Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds, 1 – 3:30 p.m. Free. For questions or to register, call Passages, 898-5925. Space is limited so RSVP before Oct. 12.

Fri, Oct 20

Chester:

Mt. Lassen Theatre shows “Emojis!,” 7 p.m., 200 Main St. $5 donation, children under 12 must be accompanied by adult. For information, call 258-3009. Sponsored by MLCC.

Fri, Oct 27

Chester:

Classic Night! Mt. Lassen Theatre shows “Psycho,” 7 p.m., 200 Main St. $5 donation, children under 12 must be accompanied by adult. For information, call 258-3009. Sponsored by MLCC.

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

Sat, Oct 28

Lake Almanor:

4th annual Zombie Run at Almanor Recreation Center, 102 Meadowbrook Loop, 5 p.m. This is a pre-Halloween event. Online registration: chesterzombie.org. For information, call ARPD, 258-2562.

Sun, Nov 5

Chester:

Elks Lodge-Lake Almanor hosts Sunday Breakfast, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m., 164 Main St. Tickets available at door.

Fri, Nov 10

Chester:

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

Wed, Nov 15

Quincy:

Price Right Labs available at Plumas District Hospital, 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., offering a series low-cost blood tests that screen for a variety of conditions including comprehensive metabolic panel, lipid panel and more. For information including the complete list of Price Right Lab tests, visit pdh.org/about-us/news.

Fri – Sat, Nov 24 – 25

Graeagle:

Mohawk Community Art Fair. Friday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. For information or to receive application, call Jane Polson, 836-0446 or [email protected].

Sun, Dec 3

Chester:

Elks Lodge-Lake Almanor hosts Sunday Breakfast, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m., 164 Main St. Tickets available at door.

Fri, Dec 8

Chester:

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