Events Calendar

Thu, Jan 17

Chester:

Pet Adoption inside Plumas Bank Chester, 255 Main St., 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Sponsored by PAWS. If interested in pet adoption, contact Montandon at 258-1536 or email [email protected].

Quincy:

The Plumas County Democratic Central Committee conducts its regular business meeting, 6:30 – 8 p.m., at Quincy Library, 445 Jackson St. Discussion will include adoption of  revised by-laws and PCDCC elections. All are welcome to attend.

Fri, Jan 18

Crescent Mills:

Live Music! Free Wind plays at Gigi’s Market, 6 – 8 p.m. Open mic. Donation $3.

Quincy:

The Drunk Brush presents The Gnomes; music starts 6 p.m., 438 Main St. For information, call 283-9380.

Sat, Jan 19

Quincy:

St. John’s Catholic Church, 176 Lawrence St., hosts Bingo. Doors open at noon and Bingo starts at 12:30 p.m. Lunch, snacks and non-alcoholic beverages available for sale. For information, call Tom, 283-9338.

Sun, Jan 20

Johnsville:

Historic Longboard Revival Race Series at the historic Johnsville Ski Bowl in Plumas Eureka State Park starting noon. First of three races. Attendees are not required, but are encouraged to wear 1860s period attire. Live music from The Lost Sierra Ramblers. For information, visit Plumasskiclub.org, visit or call Plumas County Museum in Quincy, 283-6320.

Wed, Jan 23

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:

Quincy Community Supper, 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, Jan 24

Blairsden:

Richard Short returns as Winston Churchill for the Speakers Bureau. This event is free, though a $5 donation is welcome to help fund MCRC. Light refreshments served. At MCRC, corner of Hwys. 89 and 70 near Corner Barn. For information or to RSVP, call MCRC at 836-0446.

Chester:

Lake Almanor Community Supper, Chester Memorial Hall, Gay St. Dinner served 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. You are invited! Call Carol Franchetti, 259- 4323, for information or to volunteer!

Quincy:

Ski Stoke Backcountry Film Festival plays the Town Hall Theatre starting 6:30 p.m. Event hosted by Feather River College Outdoor Recreation Leadership and features prize giveaways.

Fri, Jan 25

Taylorsville:

Open Jam Night, live band at Historic Taylorsville Hall, 4294 Main St., 6 – 10 p.m.

Sat, Jan 26

Genesee:

Pile Building Party, starts 10 a.m., 2.6 miles past the Genesee Store on Antelope Lake Road on the left. Carpool will leave from Mid-Town Coffee in Quincy 9 a.m. Event will feature demonstrations of pile construction for safe, efficient burning of green wood, various methods for lighting piles, and fire line building. Questions can be directed to Brad at the Feather River RCD, 283-7512.

Quincy:

Quincy Music Program presents Jazz/Swing Night. Doors open 5:30 p.m. in Serpilio Hall at Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds. Dinner for sale from QHS Class of 2021 and dessert for sale from QHS Class of 2024. Booths, a silent auction, 50/50 drawing and SHTUFF drawing. All proceeds benefit needs of musical classrooms at QHS and QES like repair, maintenance and purchase of instruments.

Sun, Jan 27

Portola:

Flag Retirement Ceremony at Portola Veterans Memorial Hall, 449 W. Sierra, begins 1 p.m. Veterans of American Legion Post 329 and VFW Post 3758 are holding a US Flag retirement ceremony. Flag collection boxes at Leonards, Mountain Ace Hardware in Blairsden and at the Memorial Hall. Veterans have collected about 750 flags from the community and they will be retired according to US Flag code.

Mon, Jan 28

Taylorsville:

Sierra Institute for Community and Environment hosts Bike Repair Skill Share. Learn to maintain your bike and fix a flat, 5 – 7 p.m., at Taylorsville Elementary School on Main Street. Free and open to the public.

Tue, Jan 29

Quincy:

Ham Fam Variety Show, Town Hall Theatre, 469 Main St., 6 p.m. Doors open 5:30 p.m. Students and members of the Pachuca Productions troupe from across the county are singing songs from “Hamilton: The American Musical” in celebration of Alexander Hamilton’s 264th birthday.

Sat, Feb 2

Quincy:

Groundhog Fever Festival takes place at Plumas County Courthouse, 521 Main St., 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. Those wishing to reserve a booth or enter the chili cook-off can pick up registration form at The Toy Store. For information, call (310) 569-1403.

Annual Bucks Lake Poker Run. Event kicks off at Lakeshore Resort and ends at Bucks Lake Lodge. Registration 9 – 11 a.m. at lakeshore Resort. Groomed trails, BBQ lunch, prize drawings.

Quincy’s Masonic Family host bi-monthly Pancake Breakfast at Masonic Lodge, 70 Harbison St., across from the library. Breakfast starts at 7 a.m. and goes till 10 a.m. The Masons are serving scrambled eggs, sausage, OJ, coffee, hot chocolate and all-you-can-eat pancakes.

Sun, Feb 3

Portola:

Fourth annual Feed & Seed Workshop at Eastern Plumas Health Care Education Center, 500 1st Ave., 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. To register or for information, contact Paul Mrowczynski at 283 2099 or [email protected]. Register by Friday, Feb. 1.

Sat, Feb 9

Greenville:

Crab Crack Dinner & Auction hosted by Indian Valley Chamber of Commerce at Greenville Community Town Hall, 120 Bidwell St. Doors open 5:15 p.m.; dinner served 6:15 p.m. Tickets available at Sterling Sage, Greenville Branch Plumas Bank, The Way Station, Taylorsville Tavern, Hanson’s Homemade and Country Style Salon. For information, call 284-7334 or 284-6633.

Thu, Feb 14

Chester:

Valentine’s Day Dinner at Lake Almanor Community Supper, Chester Memorial Hall, Gay St. Dinner served 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. You are invited! Call Carol Franchetti, 259- 4323, for information or to volunteer!

Sat, Feb 16

Chester:

Lake Almanor Elks Lodge Crab Feed, 164 Main St. Doors open 3:30 p.m.; dinner 5 p.m. Tickets available at Rouland Insurance, Edward Jones, Chester Public Utility District, Lake Almanor Elks Lodge.

Sun, Feb 17

Johnsville:

Historic Longboard Revival Race Series at historic Johnsville Ski Bowl in Plumas Eureka State Park starting noon. Attendees are not required, but are encouraged to wear 1860s period attire. For information, visit Plumasskiclub.org, visit or call Plumas County Museum in Quincy, 283-6320.

Thu, Feb 28

Chester:

Lake Almanor Community Supper, Chester Memorial Hall, Gay St. Dinner served 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. You are invited! Call Carol Franchetti, 259- 4323, for information or to volunteer!

Thu, Mar 14

Chester:

St. Paddy’s Day Dinner at Lake Almanor Community Supper, Chester Memorial Hall, Gay St. Corned Beef and cabbage served 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. You are invited! Call Carol Franchetti, 259- 4323, for information or to volunteer!

Fri – Sat, March 15 – 16

Vinton:

Sierra Valley Grange presents Dave Stamey, Chris Isaacs and Richard Elloyan & Steve Wade, at Sierra Valley Grange Hall, 92202 Hwy. 70. Friday show at 7:30 p.m., dinner available from 5 – 7 p.m. Saturday shows at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Dinner Saturday from 4:30 – 7 p.m. For information, call Pam Olivieri, 831-345-9840.

Sun, Mar 17

Johnsville:

Historic Longboard Revival Race Series at historic Johnsville Ski Bowl in Plumas Eureka State Park starting noon. Last race of season. Attendees are not required, but are encouraged to wear 1860s period attire. For information, visit Plumasskiclub.org, visit or call Plumas County Museum in Quincy, 283-6320.