Events Calendar

Wed, Feb 22

Chester:

Plumas Unified School District invites the public to a Measure B Prioritization Meeting, Chester High library, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Principals will provide updated info. regarding projects identified for the community and gather input regarding prioritization of the projects. Snacks and drinks provided.

Quincy:

Eating Healthy and Staying Active: Feather River Fitness, 336 Crescent St., hosts Nina Harris, MPH, R.D., registered dietician with a master’s degree in public health, will discuss why what you eat is the foundation of better health and fitness, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Health Q&A, cooking demonstrations, recipes and light dinner. Free and open to public. For information, call 283-9401.

Thu, Feb 23

Blairsden:

Speakers Bureau: Genealogy with Doris Housel, 5:30 p.m., at MCRC, located at the junction of highways 89 & 70 near the barn. Housel is the Family History Consultant at the Family History Library, located at the LDS church in Portola. She will share her passion for genealogy, as well as information on where and how people can look up their own family history. Event is free, though a $5+ suggested donation is welcome to help fund MCRC. Light refreshments will be served. For more information or to RSVP, call MCRC, 836-0446. Your RSVP helps us organize this event. Please RSVP to reserve your space.

Fri, Feb 24

Chester:

Last Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Fish Fry, 164 Main St. $10 per person. Tickets available at door. (No Fish Fry November and December.)

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

Lassen National Forest:

Lassen National Forest Almanor District offers guided snowshoe tours for the general public and school groups. Walk begins 1 p.m. Trip is one to two hours, and leaders will discuss basic winter survival skills, environmental education and local history. Participants must be at least 8 years old. An adult must accompany minors. Snowshoes are provided free of charge, but cross-country skiers must provide their own equipment. All programs require reservations. For information or to register, contact Carlos Holguin at 258-2141 or cmholguin@fs.fed.us.

Fri – Sat, Feb 24 – 25

Quincy:

2017 Quincy Elks Annual Crab Feed, 2004 E. Main St. Doors open 5 p.m., seating at 6 p.m. $45 per person, tickets must be presented at door. For information, call Eric, 559-2425 or Ray, 616-5278.

Sat, Feb 25

Blairsden:

Aeroponic Gardening Workshop, 3 – 5 p.m., at MCRC, located at the junction of highways 89 & 70 near the barn. Free! Learn how to grow gorgeous, healthy vegetables year-round, from seed to harvest, using a Tower Garden in this hands on workshop hosted by Patti Buchholtz and Juice Plus. Aeroponic gardening is easy, and uses 90% less water, requires no weeding or tilling, and grows anywhere, any time of year: porch, patio, rooftop, indoors, outdoors. For information and/or to RSVP, contact Patti at 320-6562 or absfitnhealth@gmail.com.

Quincy:

CANCELED. Soul Power performs at Veteran’s Hall, 8 p.m. – midnight. Dancing and fun will be theme of the night. 1970s fashions are encouraged: wear your flares or Google Soul Train for ideas. General admission, $20. Plumas Arts members may purchase tickets for $18 at Plumas Arts Gallery, 525 Main Street in Quincy. Tickets also are available at Quincy Natural Foods or online at plumasarts.org. You may also call 283-3402 to purchase tickets with credit card.

Sun, Feb 26

Quincy:

Quincy High Spanish students hold fundraiser, 7 a.m. – 2 p.m., Courthouse Cafe, 525 Main St. All tips and donations go toward the Costa Rica Travel Abroad Education. Reservation recommended.

Tue, Feb 28

Portola:

Plumas Unified School District invites the public to a Measure B Prioritization Meeting, Portola High library, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Principals will provide updated info. regarding projects identified for the community and gather input regarding prioritization of the projects. Snacks and drinks provided.

Thu, Mar 2

Greenville:

Plumas Unified School District invites the public to a Measure B Prioritization Meeting, Greenville High library, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Principals will provide updated info. regarding projects identified for the community and gather input regarding prioritization of the projects. Snacks and drinks provided.

Fri, Mar 3

Greenville:

High school students from Indian Valley Academy, Plumas Charter School, Greenville High School and Quincy High School hold a fundraiser, 6 – 8 p.m., at the Community Center in Greenville toward a humanitarian trip to Uganda. The evening includes soup and salad dinner, drawing and auction, and presentation about their trip, and the curriculum and planned projects while in Uganda. The cost is $10.

Quincy:

“Love is what you do,” Kepple Band concert featuring Jeff and Kelsey at the West End Theatre, a benefit for Plumas Health Care Foundation. Doors open 6 p.m., concert starts 7 p.m. $35 Admission includes hors d’oeuvres and one free glass of wine or soft drink. Sponsored by dramaworks, Care Flight and Plumas District Hospital. Questions? Contact Leann Kennedy at lkennedy@pdh.org or 283-7975.

Sat, Mar 4

Blairsden:

Spaghetti dinner fundraiser for MCRC. Seatings at 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Join MCRC volunteers for a delicious spaghetti dinner by candlelight, prepared fresh and from scratch. Dinner includes salad, garlic bread, dessert and your choice of beverage. Two seatings and take-out available. MCRC is located at the junction of highways 89 & 70 near the barn. Contact MCRC at 836-0446 for information.

Sat – Sun, Mar 4 – 5

Johnsville:

Sledding Days at Plumas-Eureka State Park, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Lost Sierra Café open. Helmets recommended. Dogs on leash.

Sun, Mar 5

Chester:

First Sunday of each month, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Sunday Breakfast, 164 Main St. $8 Adults, $5 Children 10 & under. Tickets available at door.

Tue, Mar 7

Quincy:

Quincy Community Blood Drive sponsored by Patti’s Thunder Cafe and friends, noon – 6 p.m., at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, corner of Bucks Lake Road and Bellamy Lane. To schedule appointment, contact Susan Christensen at 284-2424 or visit BloodHero.com, enter code: QUINCY. Walk-ins are welcome, bring your ID.

Thu, Mar 9

Quincy:

Plumas Unified School District invites the public to a Measure B Prioritization Meeting, Quincy High cafeteria, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Principals will provide updated info. regarding projects identified for the community and gather input regarding prioritization of the projects. Snacks and drinks provided.

Fri, Mar 10

Chester:

Second Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Taco Night, 164 Main St. $9 per person. Tickets available at door.

Sun, Mar 12

Quincy:

Quincy Elks Lodge holds monthly Sunday Brunch, 9 a.m. – noon, 2004 E. Main St. Adults, $12; kids 8 and under, $8. Bacon, waffles, sausage, eggs, country potatoes, biscuits and gravy, build your own omelet. For information, call Susan, 283-9113 or Ray, 616-5278.

Sun – Wed, Mar 12 – 15

Chester:

Revive This Nation, A Spring Revival with Pastor Mandimby Ranaivoarison, 5:30 p.m., Chester Baptist Church, 210 Myrtle St. Sunday morning service: 9:30 a.m. Celebrate recovery: Sunday evenings, 5:30 p.m. Dinner at 7 p.m. Awana Kids Club: Wednesday evenings, 6 p.m. YouTube sermons under Pastor Daniel Hanna. Follow us on twitter: Pastor Daniel Hanna @ CBC Fellowship or visit chester-baptist.org or   facebook.comchesterbaptistchurchca or call 258-2394.

Wed, Mar 15

Quincy:

2017 Adult Softball League signups, 5:30 p.m. at Quincy Library. The league is divided into 4 divisions: men, 2 coed, and women. Anyone interested is welcome to sign up. For information, call the Recreation District office, 283-3278.

Fri, Mar 17

Blairsden:

Plumas Audubon hosts an evening with award-winning nature photographer Paul Bannick at the Mohawk Community Resources Center in Blairsden near the barn, 7 p.m. Bannick will share some of his images and experiences while writing about and photographing owls for his new book “Owl: A Year in the Lives of North American Owls.” Come at 6:30 p.m. for refreshments and conversation with author.

Quincy:

West End Theatre hosts Ciana on St. Patty’s Day, 7:30 p.m., playing traditional Irish music. Tickets are $12, on sale at Carey Candy Co., and at westendtheatre.us. Cíana performs tunes and songs from the Irish and Celtic tradition. With their unique, energetic style, Cíana wades joyfully into the deep waters of Irish and Celtic music. They combine fiery instrumentals and musical tales of life, death, and love to create a performance that gets your blood pumping and feet stomping.

Fri – Sat, Mar 17 – 18

Quincy:

Quincy Star Follies at Plumas Sierra County Fairgrounds, 2 shows both nights: 6 p.m. and 8:15 p.m. Tickets are $15, children under 13, $10, available at Carey Candy Co., Epilog Books, Moon’s Restaurant and online at frcfoundation.org. For information, call Lisa, 283-9900. Visit quincystarfollies.com or Facebook.

Vinton:

Sierra Valley Grange presents Brenn Hill, Andy Nelson and Carol Schley at Sierra Valley Grange Hall, 92202 Hwy. 70. Fri.: 7:30 p.m.; Sat.: matinee 2 p.m.; evening show, 7:30 p.m. Dinner Fri., 5 – 7 p.m.; Sat., 4:30 – 7 p.m. Reserved seating. Show tickets are $23 for adults, $8 for children 12 and under. Dinner: $12 for adults, $8 children 8 and under. For information or to order tickets, visit vintoncbpoetry@yahoo.co. or send check or money order payable to Pam Olivieri, P.O. Box 15, Vinton, 96135 or phone 831-345-9840.

Sat, Mar 18

Johnsville:

Sledding Days at Plumas-Eureka State Park, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Lost Sierra Café open. Helmets recommended. Dogs on leash.

Sun, Mar 19

Johnsville:

Longboard races at Plumas Eureka State Park, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Lost Sierra Café open. Helmets recommended. Dogs on leash.

Thu, Mar 23

Quincy:

Quincy High School hosts its fourth annual Dare to Dodge event and the school wants YOU to participate! Get a group of eight to 14 of your friends, co-workers, teammates, or family members together and compete for the trophy, 6 p.m. in QHS gym. If interested in forming a team, contact Terrie Redkey at tredkey@pcoe.k12.ca.us or Cody Morrison at cmorrison87@pcoe.k12.ca.us by Tuesday, Feb. 28.

Fri, Mar 31

Chester:

Last Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Fish Fry, 164 Main St. $10 per person. Tickets available at door. (No Fish Fry November and December.)

Sun, Apr 2

Chester:

First Sunday of each month, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Sunday Breakfast, 164 Main St. $8 Adults, $5 Children 10 & under. Tickets available at door.

Fri, Apr 14

Chester:

Second Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Taco Night, 164 Main St. $9 per person. Tickets available at door.

Fri, Apr 28

Chester:

Last Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Fish Fry, 164 Main St. $10 per person. Tickets available at door. (No Fish Fry November and December.)

Sun, May 7

Chester:

First Sunday of each month, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Sunday Breakfast, 164 Main St. $8 Adults, $5 Children 10 & under. Tickets available at door.

Fri, May 12

Chester:

Second Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Taco Night, 164 Main St. $9 per person. Tickets available at door.

Fri, May 26

Chester:

Last Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Fish Fry, 164 Main St. $10 per person. Tickets available at door. (No Fish Fry November and December.)

Sat – Sun, May 27 – 28

Lake Almanor:

Almanor Recreation and Park District mans Food Booth at the Lake during Almanor Memorial Day Weekend Craft Fair. For information, call the ARPD, 258-2562.

Sun, Jun 4

Chester:

First Sunday of each month, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Sunday Breakfast, 164 Main St. $8 Adults, $5 Children 10 & under. Tickets available at door.

Fri, Jun 9

Chester:

Second Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Taco Night, 164 Main St. $9 per person. Tickets available at door.

Fri, Jun 30

Chester:

Last Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Fish Fry, 164 Main St. $10 per person. Tickets available at door. (No Fish Fry November and December.)

Sun, Jul 2

Chester:

First Sunday of each month, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Sunday Breakfast, 164 Main St. $8 Adults, $5 Children 10 & under. Tickets available at door.

Tue, Jul 4

Chester:

38th Annual Chester Classic Fun Run/Walk. Online registration at chesterfunrun.org. For information, cal ARPD, 258-2562.

Fri, Jul 14

Chester:

Second Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Taco Night, 164 Main St. $9 per person. Tickets available at door.

Fri, Jul 28

Chester:

Last Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Fish Fry, 164 Main St. $10 per person. Tickets available at door. (No Fish Fry November and December.)

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.

Sun, Aug 6

Chester:

First Sunday of each month, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Sunday Breakfast, 164 Main St. $8 Adults, $5 Children 10 & under. Tickets available at door.

Fri, Aug 11

Chester:

Second Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Taco Night, 164 Main St. $9 per person. Tickets available at door.

Fri, Aug 25

Chester:

Last Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Fish Fry, 164 Main St. $10 per person. Tickets available at door. (No Fish Fry November and December.)

Sun, Sep 3

Chester:

First Sunday of each month, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Sunday Breakfast, 164 Main St. $8 Adults, $5 Children 10 & under. Tickets available at door.

Fri, Sep 8

Chester:

Second Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Taco Night, 164 Main St. $9 per person. 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:

Last Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Fish Fry, 164 Main St. $10 per person. Tickets available at door. (No Fish Fry November and December.)

Sun, Oct 1

Chester:

First Sunday of each month, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Sunday Breakfast, 164 Main St. $8 Adults, $5 Children 10 & under. Tickets available at door.

Fri, Oct 13

Chester:

Second Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Taco Night, 164 Main St. $9 per person. Tickets available at door.

Fri, Oct 27

Chester:

Last Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Fish Fry, 164 Main St. $10 per person. Tickets available at door. (No Fish Fry November and December.)

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:

First Sunday of each month, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Sunday Breakfast, 164 Main St. $8 Adults, $5 Children 10 & under. Tickets available at door.

Fri, Nov 10

Chester:

Second Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Taco Night, 164 Main St. $9 per person. Tickets available at door.

Sun, Dec 3

Chester:

First Sunday of each month, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Sunday Breakfast, 164 Main St. $8 Adults, $5 Children 10 & under. Tickets available at door.

Fri, Dec 8

Chester:

Second Friday of each month, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Elks Lodge – Lake Almanor hosts Taco Night, 164 Main St. $9 per person. Tickets available at door.