Events Calendar

Wed, Jul 19

Graeagle:

Live Music at Graeagle Mill Works, 115 Hwy. 89, 6 – 9 p.m., Wednesdays, Free. Richard Morris.

Portola:

Kid’s reading program: “Race Your Engines.” Go City, Kinetic Chain, Lego Challenge, Train Track, Castles and Catapults with Ms. Thomas, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Free. Portola Branch Library, 34 Third Ave. For information, call 832-4241.

Thu, Jul 20

Blairsden:

Mohawk Community Resource Center hosts Speaker’s Bureau with historians Denny Fitzpatrick and Jerry Ackeret on the Battle of the Little Bighorn, 5:30 p.m., 8989 Highway 89. Free to all. Light refreshments will be served. For information, call MCRC at 836-8446.

Quincy:

Quincy Certified Farmers Market, 4:30 – 7:30 p.m., Dame Shirley Plaza.

Plumas County Public Health Agency is sponsoring a parks and creeks cleanup, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The agency encourages youth volunteers, ages 12 to 18, to join in and help clean up tobacco product waste such as cigarette butts from around local parks. Lunch, gloves, trash bags, snacks and water will be provided. Registration is required. To register, contact Melodie Bennett at 283-7098 or melodiebennett@countyofplumas.com.

Tai Chi taught by Dave Schaffer, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m., Thursdays, Plumas County Library community room. For information, call 927-8057.

Fri, Jul 21

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.

Greenville:

Greenville Community Blood Drive, noon – 5:30 p.m., at Greenville Town Hall. Interested donors call Sandie Kanniainen at 284-6456 to make appointment. Donors can register online at BloodHero.com and enter local sponsor code N1GVC to designate Greenville Community.

Portola:

Portola’s annual Summer Concerts in the Park, 441 S. Gulling St.: Blue Haven (blues). Concert is free and begins at 7 p.m. For information, contact the LSCOC, 836-6811 or visit lostsierrachamber.com.

Sat, Jul 22

Chester:

Feather River Land Trust hosts kayak trip down North Fork Feather River from downtown Chester to Lake Almanor causeway. BBQ lunch served featuring locally made sausages and side dishes. Music by Rickety Bridge. Online registration required. For questions about the river trip, contact Nils Lunder at 283-5758.

Sat – Sun, Jul 22 – 23

Chester:

Maidu Summit Consortium hosts Friends of the Humbug Valley at Yellow Creek Hunter’s Camp in northern Humbug Valley. A potluck will be held and limited camping is available on first come-first served basis. This is a drug and alcohol-free event. For information, call Maidu Summit Consortium office, 258-2299.

Sun, Jul 23

Blairsden:

Pints for Pups. High Sierra Animal Rescue is partnering with the Brewing Lair for afternoon of live music, craft beers, scenery and supporting homeless pets at Brewing Lair, 670007 Hwy. 70. $2 from every pint sold will be donated to HSAR. Live music by Prescribed burn, organic food by Red Truck, family fun, drawing and more. For information, contact HSAR at 832-4727 or info@highsierraanimalrescue.org.

Greenville:

Judith Musafia and friends invite Indian Valley to a concert, 4 p.m., at the Greenville Community United Methodist Church, 212 Pine St.

Wed, Jul 26

Graeagle:

Live Music at Graeagle Mill Works, 115 Hwy. 89, 6 – 9 p.m. Free. Jack Danny.

Greenville:

Indian Valley Indivisibles, a progressive group concerned about the current political trends in Washington DC, holds its monthly meeting at 6 p.m., at the Methodist Social Hall, 206 Pine St. Marty Walters, Democratic candidate for U.S. Congressional District 1, is guest speaker.

Portola:

Kid’s reading program: “Minute to Win It Games.” Cup Stack, Cookie Challenge, Spaghetti Pick-Up and more with Ms. Hale, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Free. Portola Branch Library, 34 Third Ave. For information, call 832-4241.

Thu, Jul 27

Johnsville:

Plumas County Republican Women meet at Iron Door Restaurant, 5417 Johnsville Road, with guest speaker Senior Judge Larry Sage, international judicial and rule of law advisor. Business meeting at 11 a.m. with luncheon at noon, followed by speaker. Reservations can be made by calling Liz Holston at 836-4428 by Monday, July 24.

Quincy:

Quincy Certified Farmers Market, 4:30 – 7:30 p.m., Dame Shirley Plaza.

Tai Chi taught by Dave Schaffer, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m., Thursdays, Plumas County Library community room. For information, call 927-8057.

Fri, Jul 28

Beckwourth:

Romano’s Certified Farmer’s Market, Fridays, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., through Sept. 9. Sierra Valley Farms, 1329 County Road.

Chester:

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

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.

Portola:

Portola’s annual Summer Concerts in the Park, 441 S. Gulling St.: Vicente Arreola y su Norteno Banda (Fiesta Night). Concert is free and begins at 7 p.m. For information, contact the LSCOC, 836-6811 or visit lostsierrachamber.com.

Sat, Jul 29

Lake Almanor:

Paddle Poker starts at Canyon Dam, 9 a.m., turn around at Plumas Pines: 10.2 miles. Cards in by 4 p.m. Two stops. For information, call ARPD 258-2562.

25th annual Family BBQ and Fundraiser, 4 – 9 p.m., at Lake Almanor Country Club Rec 1 Picnic Area hosted by nonprofit Almanor Fishing Association.

Quincy:

Pachuca Productions is hosting auditions, 2 p.m., at Main Street Lounge, 395 Main St., for “Spooky Vaudeville,” an evening of macabre, old-fashioned theater at Main Street Lounge on Friday, Sept. 29.

Wed, Aug 2

Graeagle:

Live Music at Graeagle Mill Works, 115 Hwy. 89, 6 – 9 p.m. Free. Benny, Penny & Dude.

Portola:

Kid’s reading program: “Secrets Revealed.” Dig for Fossils, Dancing Candy, Secret Messages, Optical illusions and more with Ms. Thomas, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Free. Portola Branch Library, 34 Third Ave. For information, call 832-4241.

Quincy:

Public hearing on draft Mental Health Services Act 3-Year Plan, 2017 – 2020, noon, Plumas County Planning and Building Permits Center conference room, 555 Main St. Public is welcome. Plan available online at countyofplumas.com, click on Behavioral Health MHSA, at local libraries and at Behavioral Health, 270 County Hospital Road, Suite 109. For information, call Aimee Heaney, MHSA coordinator, 283-6307, ex. 1016, or aimeeheaney@pcbh.services.

Thu, Aug 3

Greenville:

First annual “Homemade Wellness Products and Edibles Preview,” 6 – 8 p.m., at Sacred Space, 109 Ann St. For information, call Nancy Presser,  616-0032 or Pat Bradley, 513-7483.

Fri, Aug 4

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.

Portola:

Portola’s annual Summer Concerts in the Park, 441 S. Gulling St.: Stone Soup (rock, blues, reggae and funk). Concert is free and begins at 7 p.m. For information, contact the LSCOC, 836-6811 or visit lostsierrachamber.com.

Sat, Aug 5

Greenville:

35th annual Round Valley Run. Footrace events: Half Marathon, 5.4-mile, 1.5-mile Junior Walk. Free Kid’s Color Run, Free popsicles to all participants. For information, visit sierrainstitute.us/round-valley-run or call 284-1022.

Quincy:

Second annual Plumas Grown Farm Crawl, 8 a.m. – noon. Six farms are participating and donations are accepted to benefit the Diggin In garden program’s work on the high school green houses. Visit plumasgrown.com for information or call/email Laura E. Rodriguez at (707) 217-6415/fyhfarm@gmail.com.

Sat – Sun, Aug 5 – 6

Chester:

Plumas Arts hosts 48th annual Almanor Art Show on Collins Pine lawn on Highway 36. Admission is free and hours are 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Sunday. For information, contact Plumas Arts at 283-3402 or visit plumasarts.org.

Sun, Aug 6

Chester:

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

Clio:

Award-winning singer and entertainer Lark Kenney performs at Tantau Ranch, 101 Tantau Ranch Road, just south of intersection of Highway 89 and County Road A15. Proceeds benefit the restoration of White Sulphur Springs Ranch. Potluck dinner at 5:30 p.m., followed by concert at 6:30 p.m.

Tue, Aug 8

Greenville:

Plumas District Hospital hosts Community Open House, 4 – 6 p.m., at Indian Valley Medical Clinic, 176 Hot Springs Road. The free, family-friendly event will feature meet-and-greet with doctors and staff, refreshments, tours and prizes. For information, visit pdh.org.

Wed, Aug 9

Graeagle:

Live Music at Graeagle Mill Works, 115 Hwy. 89, 6 – 9 p.m. Free. Clinch Mountain.

Fri, Aug 11

Chester:

Elks Lodge-Lake Almanor hosts Taco Night, 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, 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.

Portola:

Portola’s annual Summer Concerts in the Park, 441 S. Gulling St.: Jack Danny (rock & roll/folk). Concert is free and begins at 7 p.m. For information, contact the LSCOC, 836-6811 or visit lostsierrachamber.com.

Wed, Aug 16

Graeagle:

Live Music at Graeagle Mill Works, 115 Hwy. 89, 6 – 9 p.m. Free. Johnny Walker – Greg Willis.

Fri, Aug 18

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.

Portola:

Portola’s annual Summer Concerts in the Park, 441 S. Gulling St.: Tres Hombres (western). Concert is free and begins at 7 p.m. For information, contact the LSCOC, 836-6811 or visit lostsierrachamber.com.

Wed, Aug 23

Graeagle:

Live Music at Graeagle Mill Works, 115 Hwy. 89, 6 – 9 p.m. Free. Lance Barker.

Fri, Aug 25

Chester:

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, 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.

Portola:

Portola’s annual Summer Concerts in the Park, 441 S. Gulling St.: Soul Persuaders (R&B). Concert is free and begins at 7 p.m. For information, contact the LSCOC, 836-6811 or visit lostsierrachamber.com.

Fri, Sep 1

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.

Sun, Sep 3

Chester:

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

Fri, Sep 8

Chester:

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

Sat, Sep 9

Chester:

31st annual Street Rod Extravaganza, 9 – 4 p.m. Registration starts 7 a.m. at Chester Park on Hwy. 36.

Fri, Sep 29

Chester:

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

Sat, Sep 30

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, and to 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 13

Chester:

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

Fri, Oct 27

Chester:

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. 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.

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.