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8A Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014 Feather River Bulletin WEEKLY GATHERINGS, MEETINGS AND CLUBS Thursday, Jan. 9 play 11 a.m., every Saturday needed. Call Betty Hoskins, Central Ave., Quincy. (Behind AA, noon, 260 County Hospi- at Mt. Tomba, Cromberg. 283-1616. Safeway.) For more info, con- tal Road, Courthouse Annex Overeaters Anonymous tact Kathy, 283-7618. Open to - Orchard House. Quincy. 24- meeting, 5 p.m., 260 County all persons interested in de- hour info: (877) 880-3880. Sunday, J an. 1 2 Hospital Road, Courthouse veloping their speaking and Women's Support Group, NA, noon, 260 County Hospi- Annex - Orchard House, leadership skills. Every Thurs., 1-2 p.m., tal Road, Courthouse Annex Quincy. AA meeting, noon, 260 Plumas Crisis Center, 591 - Orchard House. Quincy. NA, 7 p.m., Methodist County Hospital Road, Court- Main St., Quincy. Call 283- NA, 5 p.m., women only, 260 Church, 282 Jackson St., house Annex - Orchard 5515. County Hospital Road, Court- Quincy. House, Quincy. 24-hour info: A1-Anon, 5:30 p.m., United house Annex - Orchard Plumas Family Child Care (877) 880-3880. Methodist Church, upstairs House. Quincy. Association, 6:30 p.m. in Senior lunch, Blairsden, in back. For families & 'Quincy. Call Yolanda Wood, noon, Mohawk Community friends of alcoholics. 283-4897 for more informa- Resource Center. Call 836-0446 Boy Scouts Troop 130, 6:30 tion. Meets every other for reservations. p.m., LDS Church, 55 Bellamy month on the second Tues- Grief Group, Community Ln. Call Dale Stokes, 283-3661. day. United Methodist Church. Blue Star Morns, 7 p.m., Ma- Coffee Express, hosted by Anyone experiencing grief sonic Lodge, Harbison Street, IHSS Public Authority, In- of any kind -- loss of a loved Quincy. home caregivers & receivers one, job, marriage, pet, re- Healing and Growing welcome, 2nd Tues., 10 a.m., nances -- is invited to join through Grief bereave- Mountain View Manor, Pastor Donna at noon to ment group. Open to anyone Quincy. For info call (866) 577- begin or continue the process struggling with grief. 2-4 p.m. 6331. every other Thursday. First Plumas Talespinners. Free of healing. The invitation is also open to those outside the Baptist Church, 74 Reese St,, storytelling group. Public li- church. Call the church of- Quincy. JoAnne Baldwin, 283- brary, 445 Jackson St., rice, 263-1740, for more info. Quincy. 7-8:30 p.m. 2nd Tues- 9161 or Doreene Wood, 283- 3538. days. 283-1913 or 284-6393. For Quincy Community adults 18 and over. Supper, 6 p.m. every Wed, United Methodist Church. Interview Skills workshop. Free. 10 a.m.-noon. Business and Career Network, Courthouse AA, 7 p.m., Methodist Annex, Quincy. Call Kate, 283- Church, 282 Jackson St., 1606. (Dec. 10) Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. Friday, Jan. 10 AA, noon, 260 County Hospi- tal Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. 24- hour info: (877) 880-3880. AA, 5 p.m., 260 County Hospi- tal Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy 24- hour info: (877) 880-3880. NA, 6:30 p.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex- Orchard House. Quincy. Trap Shoot, 1 p.m., adults only. Sponsored by Quincy Sport Shooting Assoc., Go- pher Hill site. Weather per- mitting. 283-1145. International Order of Rainbow Girls, 7 p.m., Ma- Wednesday, Jan. 1 5 sonic Temple, 1st & 3rd Wed. Baby Bounce Story Time. Infants 0 to 24 months, Wednesdays 10 a.m., Plumas Monday, Jan. 13 Soroptimist International of Quincy, noon to I p.m. Moon's restaurant. NA meeting, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Court- house Annex - Orchard House, Quincy. Rotary Club, Mineral Build- ing fairgrounds, nOon. Call 283-2127. Boy Scout Troop 151, Mon., 6 p.m. Scoutmaster Rob Robi- nette, 283-0858 for location. Duplicate Bridge. Every Monday, 6:30 p.m., Resource Center, Blairsden, corner of hwys 70 and 89. Call Ruth Bright, 836-1454 or Jackie Lucky, 836-2232. AA, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. Masons Lodge #60, meets 2nd Mon., Quincy Masonic Hall, 7:30 p.m. Quincy Reading Group, 2nd Mon., (Sept.-May) 7 p.m., pri- vate residence in Quincy. Free, call Mary Weddle, 283- 5351. Come prepared to dis- cuss book. Feather River 4-H, 2nd Mon., 6:15 p.m., Mineral Bldg, Fairgrounds, Quincy. Cindy Edwards, 263-5384, for more info. Saturday, Jan. 1 1 NA, noon, 260 County Hospi-. tal Road, Courthouse Annex Tuesday, Jan. 14 - Orchard House. Quincy. AA meeting, noon, 260 AJL 5 p.m. 260 County Hospi- County Hospital Road,Court- tal Road, Courthouse Annex house Annex- Orchard - Orchard House. Quincy. 24- House, Quincy. 24-hour info: hour info: (877) 880-3880. (877) 880-3880. NA, 6:30 p.m., 260 County Bingo, every Tuesday. for Hospital Road, Courthouse residents of Country Villa Annex - Orchard House. Healthcare Center, Quincy. Quincy. 2:30 p.m. Sponsored by Dukes of Plumas Cribbage Plumas District Hospital Gang. Meet 10:30 a.m., start Pink Ladies. New volunteers LAST WEEK'S TEMPERATURES Date High Low Precip Snow Dec. 30 44 16 .... Dec. 31 50 17 .... December avg high: 40.46; low: 13.5 .54" precip, 6" snow Jan. 1 50 18 .... Jan. 2 49 18 .... Jan. 3 51 18 .... Jan. 4 49 18 .... Jan. 5 50 14 .... Precipitation to date: 4.2"; snow 6" Last year this date: 29.69' precip, 15.25" snow. 2012-13 totals: 23.75" snow*, 38.28' total precip* *Weather year is July 1 to June 30 Compiled by Ron Trumbo LAKE LEVELS Lake Almanor *Elevation tCurrent 4,480.62 1 Year Ago 4,487.43 Lake Almanor **Capacity ?Current 801,871 1 Year Ago 969,701 Bucks Lake *Elevation fCurrent 5,124.59 1 Year Ago 5,142.22 Bucks Lake **Capacity fCurrent 51,955 1 Year Ago 79,582 *Elevation above sea level in ft. **Storage in acre ft. "l'Jan. 5, 2014 Jan. 6, 2013 County Library Quincy branch. 445 Jackson St. Preschool Storytime, Build Kindergarten readiness and early literacy skills with sto- ries, songs, crafts and games. 10:30 a.m., Community Meet- ing Room, Quincy Library, 445 Jackson St. For informa- tion, call the library, 283-6310. American Valley Toast- masters. Every Wed., 12-1 p.m., Plumas Bank Credit Ad- ministration building, 32 ING EWS 1 CLICK AWAY CHURCHES Calvary Chapel Quincy 283-4463. 1953 E. Main, Mill Creek Shopping Center, E. Quincy. Christian Life Fellowship 283-0345, 317 First St., E. Quincy. Christ the King Episcopal 283-0254, 545 Lawrence St., Quincy. Church of Christ 283-1191, 152 E. Jackson St., Quincy. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 283-2170, 55 Bellamy Ln., Quincy. Community United Methodist 283-1740, 282 Jackson St., Quincy, Meadow Valley Community 283-4259, 48 Cemetery Rd, Meadow Valley, office: 353 Jackson St, #100, Quincy Our Savior Lutheran 283-2546. Church & High Sts., Quincy. Seventh-Day Adventist 310-2042 or 283-3092, 2333 Pine St., Quincy. Springs of Hope Christian Fellowship Pete, 283-1613, or John, 927-7626, 59 Bell Ln., Quincy. St. John's Catholic Church 283-0890, 176 Lawrence St., Quincy. Starlight Missionary Baptist 283-1505, 171 Redburg Ave., Quincy. First Baptist 283-1160, 74 Reese St., Quincy. Truth Tabernacle of Quincy, 260-8006, 2205 East Main St., Quincy. To update information on this page, contact Eva, 283-0800. email typesetting@plumasnews,com Weather Wednesda~Jan.8 Sunrise 7:28-Sunset 4:59 Partly sunny, high near 51 Wed~da~ N~i ht A y 'g : 30 percent chance of rain after 10pro. Mostly cloudy, low around 26. Sunrise 7:27--Sunset 5:02 i : ...... / A chance of showers. Partly sunny, high near i och!" Advanced Geologic Exploration, Inc. Scientists of the EarthrM 180 Main St. P.O. Box 1956 Chester CA * 96020 * (530) 258-4228 mill Helpinq miners and prospectors realize their fortunes for over 20 Years! mm Saturday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, low around 24. Forecast for Quincy Thursda~Jan.9 Sunrise 7:27--Sunset 5:00 A 40 percent chance of ~a~:; M~stly cloudy, high Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, low around 25. Sunrise 7:27--Sunset 5:03 A slight chance of show- ers. Mostly sunny, high Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, low around 23. Friday, Jan. 10 Sunrise 7:27--Sunset 5:01' Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. t/ Friday Night: Partly cloudy, low around 26, Sunrise 7:26--Sunset 5:04 Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Tuesday, Jan. 14 Sunrise 7:26-Sunset 5:05 included another event in the M 2 range. The activity occurred on the southern extension of the Mohawk Valley fault 1 zone just before it enters the Lake Earthquake activity remained elevated Tahoe basin.. at the 20 quake-per-week for the second Seven quakes were recorded in the consecutive week. The intensity of seis- Canyondam aftershock zone. The stron- micity decreased, however, as only three gest measured M 2.2 and occurred at quakes measured M 2.0 or stronger- Z:37 a.m. on December 26. Six of the down from six last week. . events were recorded pretty the The largest earthquake measured main shock epicenter at Canyondam and M 2.3 and occurred a 7:Z9 p.m. Friday, one was located just off the east shore December 27, a few miles northwest of of the Lake Almanor Peninsula. Truckee near Independence Lake. It was The largest of two quakes on the west part of a small five-quake sequence that slope of Lassen Peak measured M 1.8. Scholarships and opportunities are available right now Additional scholarships are listed on, and High school counselors oRen have applications, as well as information about registering for the SAT and ACT tests. Burger King Scholars Program, up to $50,000 Open to high school seniors with a minimum GPA of 2.5 who are planning to attend college or vocational/trade school. Apply at Deadline: Jan. 10, 2014. California Association of Collectors scholarships, $1,500 - $2,500 Statewide scholarships available to high school seniors planning to go to any college or vocational school. Based on 700- to 1,000-word essay about establishing good credit. Applications available from high school counselor. Deadline: Jan. 15, 2014. Germany abroad scholarships Full scholarships available for students age 15 - 18 with a minimum GPA of 3.0 for a year abroad at a German high school with a host family, Knowledge of German is not required. See high school counselor for a brochure. Apply at Deadline: Jan. 16, 2014. GETTING AN EDUCATION to to see past videos and apply. Deadline: Feb. 12, 2014. eQuality scholarships, $6,000 Open to high school seniors or college students who have participated in community service to the lesbian/gay/bisexual/ transgender community. Apply at Deadline: Feb. 16, 2014. Pacific Gas and Electric Employee Resource Group scholarships, up to $6,000 At least 100 awards available for high school and college students in Pacific Gas and Electric Co.'s service area. Awards based on excellence in academics, community service and leadership. Some open to ethnic minorities, some to employee dependents, some to all college-bound seniors. For information, complete list and applications, visit Deadline: Feb. 16, 2014. Ronald McDonald House Charities scholarships, $1,000 and up Open to high school seniors with a minimum 2.7 GPA who are planning to attend a two- or four-year college. Involvement in community service required. Go to for more information or pply at aim.applyis. .net/ RMHC. Deadline: Jan. 21, 2014. Cleveland Institute of Art 2D3D National Art and Design Competition National art and design contest for arts, design and integrated media open to high school seniors. Apply at Deadline: Jan. 24, 2014. Elks Legacy Awards, $4,000 Open to high school seniors. Applicant must be the child, grandchild, step-child, step-grandchild or legal ward of a living Elk. Basedon knowledge, charity, community and integrity. Apply online at Deadline: Jan. 31, 2014. AXA Achievement Community Scholarships, $2,OOO Three hundred awards available for high school seniors planning to attend a two-year or four-year college full-time in 2014. Based on outstanding achievement in school, community or work activities. Apply at axa-achievement,com. Deadline: Feb. 1, 2014. Directing Change Student Video Contest, $500 plus prize for school Open to California high school students. Video contest to create a 60-second public service announcement about mental illness and suicide prevention. Go to for information. Deadline: Feb. 1, 2014. Playing with Purpose scholarships, up to $14,000 Open to Christian athletes in grades 10 - 12. Must play a varsity sport, have a C or higher average. Apply at Deadline: Feb, 1, 2014. Scholastic Student PSA Contest, $1,000 plus trip to NYC Open to students in grades six - 12. Create a script or storyboard for a 30-second public service announcement regarding safety in impaired driving situations. Pick up flyer from high school counselor or go Caners Foundation scholarships, $500 and up Open to high school seniors planning to pursue a career in horticulture or agribusiness related to horticulture. Participation in FFA or 4-H is a plus. Applications are available from high school counselor. Deadline: March 15, 2014., ,~',t) Italian Catholic Federation scholarships, $400 - $1,000 Renewable scholarships open to high school seniors who are Roman Catholic and Italian or have a parent or grandparent who is a member of the Italian Catholic Federation. Minimum GPA 3.2. Apply at Deadline: March 15, 2014. California Wine Grape Growers scholarships, $2,000 - $8,000 ' , Open to high school seniors with a parent who is a vineyard employee. Must be planning to attend a California community college, California state university or University of California school. See high school counselor for application. Deadline: March 31, 2014. GetDirectTV scholarship, $2,500 Open to high school seniors and college Students. Applicants submit a blog entry on how television has influenced their post-graduate career aspirations. Go to getdirect Deadline: April 1, 2014. Pinmas County Employee Association Scholarship, $300 - $750 per year, renewable Open to high school seniors whose parent or guardian is a member of the ' Plumas County Employee Association. Must be planning to attend a two-year college, four-year college, vocational school, tech school or any other accredited program. Pick up application from high school counselor. Deadline: May 2, 2014. NROTC Scholarship Program, full tuition The Navy has full tuition scholarships available for high school seniors. Go to or ask high school counselor about talking with Navy recruiter. Deadline not specified. 4 / i