Events around Plumas County

To include free or nonprofit, fundraising, educational or charity events in this calendar, e–mail or call Ingrid Burke at 283-0800. For sporting events, including charity golf tournaments, call James Wilson at 283-0800 or e-mail We will publish the name of the event, location, date, time and a phone number as space permits. All phone numbers are in the (530) area code unless listed otherwise listed.

Thu, March 26


Class of 2015 Homemade Italian Pasta Dinner, 6 – 8 p.m., Chester Elementary School cafeteria. Pasta, fresh salad, savory garlic bread for $10. Drive-thru available with preorder. No tickets sold at door. For tickets: 258-2126.

Plumas County Republican Women meeting; registration 10:45 a.m., business meeting 11, luncheon noon; Neighbors BBQ. Presentation following luncheon features nurse, hospice volunteers discussing regulations, rural health services. Public welcome to presentation. $20 luncheon reservations due March 23 to Liz Holston, 836-4428.

Evening of wine, spirits and chocolate; 5 – 8 p.m.; Carey Candy Co. at 91 Bradley St. Fundraiser for KQNY 91.9 Plumas Community Radio. Suggested donation $10 per person; must be 21 or older. Show event wristband at Moon’s Restaurant to receive 10 percent off meal. For information:

Fri, March 27

Townhall meeting, 2 p.m., Memorial Hall at 500 Stone Ave. Sen. Ted Gaines, Assemblyman Brian Dahle discuss goals. For information:, 916-933-7213.


Third annual father/daughter dance, 6 – 8 p.m., Portola Station Baptist Church at 171 S. Gulling St. Dinner, dessert, music, dancing. Free admission. Aloha/luau theme. For information: 832-4334.



Townhall meeting, 11 a.m., Plumas County Library at 445 Jackson St. Sen. Ted Gaines, Assemblyman Brian Dahle discuss goals. For information:, 916-933-7213.

Fri – Sat, March 27 – 28

Fire line safety awareness for hired vendors, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Beckwourth Fire Department. 8-hour FSTEP course continues April 17, 18. Tuition $70 per person. To RSVP: Beckwourth Fire Department, 832-1008.

Sat, March 28

Olsen Barn tour, 1 p.m., meet at west end of Chester Causeway. Mike Yost leads Feather River Land Trust outing. Tour lasts approximately two hours, may traverse uneven ground. For information: Karen Kleven, 283-5758; Yost, 284-6649.

One-day workshop, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Greenville High School. Jefferson Center presents hands-on holistic management workshop. Limited to 50 people. Tickets available at, at door. Park in lot near gym.

Scrapbooking class, 1 – 3 p.m., “Open Door” at Greenville Southern Baptist Church at 241 Greenville Wolf Creek Road. Materials provided; $3 donation requested. To RSVP (required): leave name, phone number on Jackie Johnson’s message phone, 284-7302.

Shanghai Shindig; doors open 5 p.m., dinner 6, talent show 7; Indian Valley Community Center. Fundraiser for Indian Valley Recreation and Park District includes Chinese dinner, local talent show, beer and wine bar, 50/50 giveaway. Audience votes for favorite act: each vote $1. Tickets $30; available at Lupines, Sterling Sage, the door. For information: Matt Cerney, 284-0990; Stephanie McMillan, 284-7385;

Lake Almanor:
Live music, 8 – 11 p.m., Tantardino’s at 401 Ponderosa Drive. Featuring Doug and Meg, “The Sheehys.” For information: 596-3902.

Mount Hough volunteer trail workday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., meet at Oakland Camp swimming hole. Sierra Buttes Trail Stewardship provides tools, breakfast, after-work barbecue, beer by The Brewing Lair. No experience required. For information: 545-2580,

Annual Soroptimist Easter egg hunt, 10 a.m., Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds. Photos with Easter bunny $5. Hunts as follows: up to age 2, 11 a.m.; ages 3 and 4, 11:10 a.m.; ages 5 and 6, 11:20 a.m.; ages 7 and 8, 11:30 a.m.

Quincy Friends of NRA 14th annual fundraiser and auction, 5:30 p.m., Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds. Locally catered dinner, no-host bar, live and silent auctions, special drawings, games. Tickets $45, presale only; early bird deadline March 1. For tickets, to donate: 616-8890.

Live music, 9:30 p.m., Main Street Sports Bar and Lounge at 395 Main St. Rock ’n’ roll music by Driver. For information: 283-9788.

Sat – Sun, March 28 – 29

Lassen Volcanic National Park:
Ranger-led snowshoe walks, 1:30 p.m., Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center. Snowshoes provided for $1 donation. Free, open to walkers 8 and up, no children in carriers. Registration required for large groups, not for individuals. Walks held weekends through April 5. For information:, 595-4480.

Sun, March 29

Basic defensive pistol class, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Greenville Shooting Range. Presented by Chester Tactical Sports. Class size limited. For reservations: 258-1911.

Tue, March 31

Speakers Bureau, 5:30 p.m., Mohawk Community Resource Center at junction of highways 89 and 70. Local geotechnical engineer Richard Short offers presentation on San Francisco Bay Bridge span replacement. Free; includes light refreshments. For information, to RSVP (required): MCRC, 836-0446.

Line dancing, 6 – 7:30 p.m., Lake Almanor Fitness Center at 160 Cedar St. Class led by Krista Marie Norris. For information: Norris, 250-5262; Suzanne McDonald, 375-0199.

School goals forum, 7:30 – 8:30 a.m., Makin’ Bakin’ Cafe in Greenville High School culinary arts classroom. Aurora Westwood discusses local control and accountability plan, Plumas Unified School District goals. Community input welcome. Breakfast purchase supports students.

Mental Health First Aid training, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Mineral Building at Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds. Free training sponsored by Plumas County Mental Health Department provides guidance for dealing with someone in a mental health, emotional crisis. Includes lunch. Open to everyone; limited to 30 students. To register: Melissa Nickerson,, 283-6307.

Thu, April 2

Birds of Australia; social 6:30 p.m., talk 7 p.m.; Mohawk Community Resource Center next to big white barn at junction of highways 70 and 89. Colin Dillingham offers presentation in free Plumas Audubon event. For information: David Arsenault,, 592-0672.

Indian Valley Elementary School talent show, 6 – 8 p.m., Taylorsville Grange.

Fri, April 3

Crescent Mills:
Spring Fling, 11 a.m.– 5 p.m., Crescent Country on Highway 89. 21st annual event includes adult egg hunt. One egg per person. For information: Lisa, 284-6016.

Sat, April 4

Kids’ free community Easter egg hunt, 10 a.m., Chester Park. Sponsored by Rotary Club of Chester, Chester High School Interact Club.Easter Bunny arrives 9:30 a.m. For information: Harry LeSeur, 258-2261.

Bimonthly Masons pancake breakfast, 7 – 10:30 a.m., Masonic Hall at 70 Harbison St. across from library. Menu: scrambled eggs, sausage, orange juice, coffee, hot chocolate, all-you-can-eat pancakes. Donations at the door $6 adults, $3 children under 12, $5 students with ID. Proceeds benefit scholarship fund, other fraternal purposes.

Sat – Sun, April 4 – 5

Lassen Volcanic National Park:
Ranger-led snowshoe walks, 1:30 p.m., Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center. Snowshoes provided for $1 donation. Free, open to walkers 8 and up, no children in carriers. Registration required for large groups, not for individuals. Walks held weekends through April 5. For information:, 595-4480.

Tue, April 7

Off-highway vehicle meeting, 6 p.m., Chalet View Lodge conference room at 72056 Highway 70. Eastern Plumas Recreation District, Plumas National Forest Beckwourth Ranger District host discussion on maintaining trail system in Chilcoot/Frenchman Lake area. For information: Jay Read, 775-225-5658; Pandora Valle, 836-7123.

Thu, April 9

“Bus Stop” opening night, 7 p.m., West End Theatre. Play by William Inge continues through April 19 Thu – Sat 7 p.m., Sun 2 p.m. Tickets $18 adults, $10 students and seniors 65-plus. Recommended 12 and up. Tickets on sale at Carey Candy Co., Epilog Books,

Fri, April 10

Taco night, 5:30 – 7 p.m., Lake Almanor Elks Lodge at 164 Main St. $8 per person.

Sat, April 11

All-you-can-eat biscuits and gravy breakfast, 8 – 11 a.m., Feather River Grange Hall. United Bikers of Northern California presents fundraiser for local veterans, other local charities every second Saturday November – April. $6. For information: Dave or Helen Reynolds, 283-4950.

Antiques and collectibles appraisal event, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Methodist Church Fellowship Hall. Chapter KH of Philanthropic Education Organization hosts appraiser Shirley O’Donnell in support of scholarship fund. Up to two appraisals per attendee (no weapons, fine jewelry, Oriental items): $20 first item, $10 second. Buffet lunch, beverages included. Send written description, photograph to or P.O. Box 1971, Quincy, CA 95971.

Indian taco dinner, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., Sierra Valley Grange. Fundraiser by Sierra Valley Fire Auxiliary includes drawings, auction. Adults $10, children $5. Proceeds benefit Sierra Valley Volunteer Fire Department.

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