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Events Calendar

It’s easy to include nonprofit, fundraising, educational or charity events in the Plumas County Calendar of Events:

Simply drop off the information at one of our offices, call our Quincy office at 283-0800 or use this form. We will include the event name, location, date, time, contact information and details as space permits. Events hosted by individual businesses that advertise them in the newspaper may also be included in the calendar.


Wed, Nov 13

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, 259-5664.

Thu, Nov 14

Greenville:

“The Laramie Project,” a Pachuca Production, written by Moises Kaufman; directed by Margaret Elysia Garcia. Greenville Town Hall, 152 Green Meadows Lane B, 7 p.m. Tickets available at Sterling Sage, Quincy Natural Foods, West End Theatre.

Portola:

Sourdough Class with Mary Arthur, 3 – 5 p.m., Portola Family Resource Center, 164 Ridge St. Free.

Quincy:

Quincy Night of Dirt Magic, a Community Trails Benefit, movie: 6:30 – 7 p.m., live music: 8 – 9:30 p.m. Quintopia/West End Theatre, corner Crescent and Main streets.

Patti’s Thunder Café, 557 Lawrence St., hosts Quincy Words & Music. Featured artist is Lucas Hall. Doors open at 6:45 p.m., with featured artist starting at 7 p.m., and the show going ‘til 9 p.m. For information, call 283-3402, or visit online at www.plumasarts.org.

Annual Fall Dinner at United Community Methodist Church, corner of Church and Jackson streets, 4 – 7 p.m. Turkey dinner with all the fixings. $10/adults, $5/children 12 and under and students w/ ID. Tickets available at church office or at door.

Fri – Sat, Nov 15 – 16

Quincy:

“The Laramie Project,” a Pachuca Production, written by Moises Kaufman; directed by Margaret Elysia Garcia. West End Theatre, corner of Crescent and Main streets, 7 p.m. Tickets available at Sterling Sage, Quincy Natural Foods, West End Theatre.

Sat, Nov 16

Maybe:

Calpine Lady Elks host 12th annual Jingle Bell Holiday Craft Show, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., at Calpine Elks Lodge, 5 miles west of Portola next to Chalet View Lodge. For information, call 832-5785.

Sun, Nov 17

Greenville:

“The Laramie Project,” a Pachuca Production, written by Moises Kaufman; directed by Margaret Elysia Garcia. Greenville Town Hall, 152 Green Meadows Lane B, 2 p.m. Tickets available at Sterling Sage, Quincy Natural Foods, West End Theatre.

Community Concert, 4 p.m., at Greenville Community United Methodist Church, 206 Pine St. Judith Musafia will play a variety of classical flute pieces accompanied by Marsha Roby. Donations collected at the door.

Thu, Nov 21

Quincy:

Plumas County Democratic Central Committee conducts a regular business meeting, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Quincy Library, 445 Jackson St. All are welcome to attend.

Sat, Nov 23

Quincy:

Second annual Plumas Community Ski Swap, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., fundraiser to support local youth recreation opportunities. Admission free. Gear drop-off takes place Friday, Nov. 22, 6 – 9 p.m., and Saturday, 7:30 – 9 a.m., at Veterans Hall, 274 Lawrence St.

Thu, Nov 28

Lake Almanor:

Lake Almanor Area Chamber hosts 6th annual Turkey Trot 5K at Bailey Creek Golf Course. Registration/Check-in at 9 a.m. Visit LakeAlmanorArea.com to register or call 258.2426.

Quincy:

Quincy Co-Op Preschool hosts Thanksgiving Day 5K Run/Walk Turkey Trot. Start/Finish line at FRC baseball parking lot. Registration starts 8 a.m.; Run kicks off 9 a.m. A benefit FOR and BY Quincy Co-Op Preschool.

Fri, Nov 29

Chester:

The Chester Merchants host an evening of local holiday cheer with friends, family, refreshments, bonfires, and shopping throughout the town, 5 – 8 p.m.

Fri – Sat, Nov 29 – 30

Graeagle:

Annual Mohawk Community Art Faire at Graeagle Fire Hall, 7620 Hwy. 89. Doors open 10 a.m. both days. For information about MCRC and this event, call 836-0446 or visit www.PlumasRuralServices.org/mcrc.

Sat, Nov 30

Chester:

Annual Sierra Hospice Memorial Tree lighting, Chester Branch Plumas Bank, 255 Main St., 5 – 7 p.m., free event. For information, call Matt Moore 258-3412, matt@sierrahospice.com. Those wishing to honor a loved one may purchase an ornament and have the loved one’s name placed on the tree.

Quincy:

Boy Scout Troop and Cub Pack 151 hold annual Christmas Tree Sale fundraiser in Plumas Motor Supply parking lot, 85 W. Main St., 9 a.m. – dark, or until trees are gone. Support local Scouts in this event as it helps Scouts attend summer camp with little to no out of pocket expense.

Taylorsville:

19th annual Taylorsville Lights Parade and festivities. Begin at Taylorsville Tavern for chili dinner at 4 p.m. Christmas Tree Lighting begins at 5 p.m. Parade begins at Indian Valley Museum at 6 p.m. Santa will appear across from the Taylorsville Tavern. For information or to enter the parade, call Debbie Allen, 284-7622 or 284-9985.

Fri, Dec 6

Portola:

Christmas in Old Town Portola, 5 – 8 p.m. Free. Evening begins with light parade featuring Santa, entertainment, a Christmas Marketplace, caroling and a drawing. The Lost Sierra Chamber of Commerce encourages families to attend together as there will be something for everyone!

Quincy:

30th annual Sparkle along Main Street, beginning 5 p.m. Reindog Parade, Plumas Christian School Choir, Light Parade, Christmas Tree Lighting, music and small town fun. For information or entry forms, visit www.quincychamber.com/Sparkle, email info@quincychamber.com or call 394-0541.

Sat, Dec 7

Quincy:

ETA ALPHA 44th annual Holiday Craft Faire, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., Serpilio Hall, Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds. Santa will be available for photos 10 a.m. – noon, and 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. Handmade gifts, goodies, 50/50 drawing & more. For table information email etaalpha2604@gmail.com or call Michelle 927-7299.

Sat, Dec 14

Lake Almanor:

Lake Almanor Community Church hosts free, family Christmas festival, 5 – 7 p.m., at the church on A13. Games, cookie decorating, carols, and ugly sweater contest. Soup, chili & s’mores by the fire. Tree lighting at 6:30 p.m.