Lake Almanor area chamber offers membership packages that include sponsorships

Happy New Year! As I write this, snow is steadily falling outside and has been all morning … by midday we’ve received about 12” of new snow in the Lake Almanor basin.Your Chamber board has been hard at work getting organized for the new year.We’re shaking things up and offering new membership packages for businesses wanting to sponsor events throughout the year — we’re hoping this makes it easier for our business owners to plan ahead. We also nailed down dates for all of ourChamber events for the year.If you are interested in moving from your current membership status to one of the new packages, please let us know (email [email protected]). You don’t have to wait for your current membership to be up for renewal to take advantage of our new options:– Individual (Friend of the Chamber) Membership, $100.– Business Membership, $200.– Business Membership, $300; Bailey Creek Golf Tournament or Holiday Shopping Tour.– Business Membership, Gold Sponsorship, $500; Sponsorship of 3 Chamber events.– Business Membership, Platinum Sponsorship, $1000; Sponsorship of 6 Chamber events. Details are available at Nominations are now open for our 100th 4th of July parade Grand Marshall! Entries must be turned in byApril 30 at B & B Booksellers,278 Main St. or mailed to PO Box 1198, Chester, CA 96020.Casino Royale Night Out:Mark your calendars — theChamber is adding a new exciting event to help with cabin fever on March 14 at 7p.m. Tickets are $60 each or $100 per couple. There won’t be any speeches or presentations, just appetizers, music, activities and a giveaway. Register using our online calendar to attend, sponsor, donate and volunteer. Continue submitting your events to our Community Calendar at, and check back often to see what’s new. And as always, enjoy playing in the Lake Almanor Basin — your Base Camp to the Northern California Outdoors!