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8A Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014 Feather River Bulletin COMMUNIT WEEKLY GATHERINGS, v CORNER MEETINGS AND CLUBS Thursday, Jan. 30 AA, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. Women&apos;s Support Group, Every Thurs., 1-2 p.m., Plumas Crisis Center, 591 Main St., Quincy. Call 283- 5515. A1-Anon, 5:30 p.m., United Methodist Church, upstairs in bacl. For families & friends of alcoholics. Boy Scouts Troop 130, 6:30 p.m., LDS Church, 55 Bellamy Ln. Call Dale Stokes, 283-3661. Blue Star Morns, 7 p.m., Masonic Lodge, Harbison Street, Quincy. Friday, Jan. 31 AA, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. AA, 5 p.m., 260 County Hospital 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. Saturday, Feb. 1 NA, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. AA, 5 p.m. 260 County Hospital 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. Dukes of Plumas Cribbage Gang. Meet 10:30 LAST WEEK'S TEMPERATURES Date High Low Precip Snow Jan. 20 51 15 .... Jan. 21 50 15 .... Jan. 22 53 15 .... Jan. 23 57 15 .... Jan. 24 63 18 .... Jan. 25 57 19 .... Jan. 26 56 18 .... Precipitation to date: 4.48"; snow 6" This date 2013: 31.42" precip, 17.5" snow. 2012-13 totals: 23.75" snow*, 37.93" total precip* *Weather year is July 1 to June 30 Compiled by Ron Trumbo a.n]., start play 11 a.m., every Saturday at Mt. Tomba, Cromberg. Lunch at the Grange Special today BBQ Hoagie sandwich lunch, 2 p.m. until food is gone. Grange Hall, Quincy next to State Farm office. Sunday, Feb. 2 NA, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. NA, 5 p.m., women only, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy Trap Shoot, sponsored by Quincy Sport Shooting Assoc., Gopher Hill site. Weather permitting. Every other Sunday. Adults 10 am, Juniors 11 am. 283-1145. quincyshooting.com. Monday, Feb. 3 Soroptimist International of Quincy, noon to I p.m. Moon's restaurant. NA meeting, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House, Quincy Rotary Club, Mineral Building, fairgrounds, noon. Call 283-2127. Boy Scout Troop 151, Mon., 6 p.m. Scoutmaster Rob Robinette, 283-0858 for location. Dup.licate 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. qii#[fqI#igtiLJ`/g'ii7i!dq@17h7giid;t,g#gil;#p#igj Up-to-the-minute forecast and road conditions at plumasnews.com /y#//l#/ltp#/#yLl///###l#g////#/#/1l//j@#/#g#/#t#I/@/@#/# LAKE LEVELS Lake Almanor *Elevation tCurrent 4,480.05 1 Year Ago 4,486.18 Lake Almanor **Acre R. 1"Current 788,485 1 Year Ago 937,760 Bucks Lake ,, *Elevation tCurrent 5,124.46 1 Year Ago 5,143.09 Bucks Lake **Acre Ft. tCurrent t 51,779 1 Year Ago 81,041 *Elevatiod above sea level in ft. **Storage in acre ft. tJan.20, 2014 Jan. 27, 2013 Weather Forecast for Quincy Wednesday, Jan. 29 Sunrise 7:17-Sunset 5:23 / ///// / ,,2Z'/,?/,,;, '; ,,} 80% chance rain, mainly after 4pm. High near 54. Wednesday Night: Rain. Low around 35. Saturday, Feb. 1 Sunrise 7:14--Sunset 5:26 A slight chance of rain and , snow showers. Partly Thursday, Jan. 30 Sunrise 7:16--Sunset 5:24 Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 48. Thursday Iglght: Rain before 10pm, then rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, low around 26. Sunday, Feb. 2 Sunrise 7:13--Sunset 5:28 Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Friday, Jan. 31 Sunrise 7:15--Sunset 5:25 30/o chance of rain and snow showers, up to half- inch snow. High near 47. Friday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Monday, Feb. 3 Sunrise T12--Sunset 5:29 Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. sunny, with a high near 46. e.) Saturday Night: A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, low around 21. f} Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, low around 21. Tuesday, Feb. 4 Sunrise 7:11-Sunset 5:30 AA, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. Girl Scouts, all levels: Daisies, Brownies and Juniors, K-5 grades. First and third Mondays, 5:15 p.m., Quincy Elementary. Cassie Cooper, 530-249-6165. Tuesday, Feb. 4 AA meeting, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House, Quincy 24- hour info: (877) 880-3880. Bingo, every Tuesday, for residents of Country Villa Healthcare Center, Quincy. 2:30 p.m. Sponsored by Plumas District Hospital Pink Ladies. New volunteers needed. Call Betty Hoskins, 283-1616. Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House, Quincy. NA, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., Quincy. California Women in Timber, Plumas Cafe (subject to change), Quincy, 1st & 3rd Tues., 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5 BabY Bounce Story Time. Infants 0 to 24 months, Wednesdays 10 a.m., Plumas County Library Quincy branch. 445 Jackson St. Preschool Storytime. Build Kindergarten readiness and early literacy skills with stories, songs, crafts and  games. 10:30 a.m., Community Meeting Room, QuincyLibrary 445 Jackson St. For information, call the library, 283-6310. After-School Kids Club. Arts and crafts projects, science activities, games, stories, snacks. 2nd grade to 6th (younger children must be accompanied by adult). Free. 3-5 p.m. during school year, Quincy library community meeting room, 445 Jackson St. 283-6310. American Valley Toastmasters. Every Wed., 12-1 p.m., Plumas Bank Credit Administration building, 32 Central Ave., Quincy. (Behind Safeway.) For more info, contact Kathy, 283-7618. Open to all persons interested in developing their speaking and leadership skills. AA meeting, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House, Quincy. 24- hour info: (877) 880-3880. Senior lunch, Blairsden, noon, Mohawk Community Resource Center. Call 836- 0446 for reservations. Grief Group, Community United Methodist Church. Anyone experiencing grief of any kind -- loss of a loved one, job, marriage, pet, finances -- is invited to join Pastor Donna at noon to begin or continue the process of healing. The invitation is also open to those outside the church. Call the church office, 283- 1740, for more info. Quincy Community Supper, 6 p.m. every Wed, United Methodist Church. Free. AA, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. International Order of Rainbow Girls, 7 p.m., Masonic Temple, 1st & 3rd Wed. 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. christthekingquincy.org Church of Christ 283-1191, 152 E. Jackson St., Quincy. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 283-2170, 55 Bellarny Ln., Quincy. Community United Methodist 283-1740, 282 Jackson St., Quincy, quincymethodist.org First Baptist 283-1160, 74 Reese St., Quincy. fbcquincy.org 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. Truth Tabernacle of Quincy, 260-8006, 2205 East Main St., Quincy. I To update information on this page, contact I I Eva, 283-0800. L email typesetting@plumasnews.com 21 . _ 28 15 <;> .n     1:09 a.m. 4:39D m , 1/17 .' I 1/20 . 1/17 : X [', 2. =" .....  ,,, NV '*/ k ll 5:47p.m. 11:28a.m. *"-  =| / * Susanvilte I/| 1/18 1/22 . - "-1 !i / es el" 7:28 p.m. I 2:' L. " .  h  %/1/19 Truckee Magnitude !1.3 : 11:i40 ntv 11"5 01 e 3 ,%r.. 1,1, Earthquake activity increased signifi- cantly from the previous week, nearly doubling and reaching a total of 27 events- the highest number since mid September. The intensity of seismicity jumped as well, as seven quakes registered in the M 2 range. This was also the most at this magnitude since mid September. The largest earthquake measured M 2.9 and occurred at 7:28 p.m. Sunday, January 19 about eight miles southwest of Chester near St. Bernards. Although it was centered only 2.6 miles deep, it passed without any official felt reports. A few hours later, a M 2.8 jolt triggered about four miles southwest of Chester. It too passed without any official reports. The sequence northeast of Reno in Spanish Valley continued, producing an- other eight events, the largest of which measured M 2.4. Not far away and south- east of Reno was a small flurry of five. events. Largest: M 2.0. Three aftershocks were detected near Canyondam. Largest M 2.2. Felt? Scholarships and opportunities available Additional scholarships are listed on fastweb.com, studentscholarships.org and scholarships.com. High school counselors often have applications, as well as information about registering for the SAT and ACT tests. Rotary Music Contest, up to $1,000 Open to ages 14 - 18, based on three- to eight-minute solo instrumental performance. Applications available from high school counselor. Deadline: Feb. 21. 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. Based on knowledge, charity, community and integrity. Apply online at elks.org/enf/ scholars. Deadline: Jan. 31. Rotary SPeech Contest, up to $1,000 Open to grades nine - 12, based on five- to seven-minute speech on "Engage Rotary, Change Lives, Living a Life of Service Above Self." Applications available from high school counselor. Deadline: Feb. 21. 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. Buick Achievers Scholarship, up to $100,000 Open to high school seniors planning to enroll in a four- year college or university and major in engineering, technology, design or business with 'an interest in automotive. Also available to current college students meeting these criteria. Apply at buickachievers.com. Deadline: Feb. 28. 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 DirectingChange.org for information. Deadline: Feb. 1. 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 playingwithpurpose.org. Deadline: Feb. 1. Scholastic Student PSA Contest, $1,000, trip toNYC 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 to scholastic. com/drive2llfe to see past videos and apply. Deadline: Feb. 12. Lions Club Speech Contest, $25 - $1o,ooo Open to high school students. Based on five- to 10-minute speech on "Community Service -- What Does It Mean? Why Does It Matter? Applications available from high school counselor. Deadline: Feb. 13. eQuality scholarships, $6,oo0 Open to high school seniors or college students who have participated in community service to the lesbian/gay/ bisexual/transgender community. Apply at equalityscholarship.org. Deadline: Feb. 16. Pacific Gas and Electric Employee Resource Group scholarships, up to $6,000 At least 100 awards 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. 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 icf.org. Deadline: March 15. Miss Northern Sierra Pageants, $1,000-plus Preliminary pageant to Miss California Teen USA/Miss California U': open to young Woinen 14 to 26 years old. Orientation March 15 in Roseville. Contact Debra Dodge at 619-778-7051 for more information. Deadline: March 15. Plumas-Sierra Rural Electric Cooperative Scholarship, $1,000 Two awards open to high school seniors planning to attend college or trade school; also open to current college students. Applicants must get power through PSREC or Internet with Plumas-Sierra Telecommunications or Got Sky Unlimited. Applications available from Mrs. Anumu. Deadline: March 15. UC Davis Young Scholars Summer Program Six-week summer residential/research program on the UC Davis campus open to high school juniors and seniors. Financial aid is available. Pick up brochure from high school counselor. Deadline: March 21. available for high school and college students in Pacific California Wine Grape Gas and Electric Co.'s service Growers scholarships, area. Awards based on $2,000 - $8,000 excellence in academics, Open to high school seniors community service and with a parent who is a leadership. Some open to vineyard emplgyee. Must be ethnic minorities, some to planning to attend a employee dependents, some California community college, to all college-bound seniors. California state university or For information, complete list University of California and applications, visit school. See high school http://bit.ly/lbRQWmX, counselor for application. Deadline: Feb. 16. Deadline: March 31. g of e ploration Feb 10 Evenln x The Pioneer-Quincy Parent invites the community to Cooperative Organization attend an evening of world exploration. Bruce Junek and Tass Thacker from Images of the World will return to Quincy to give a presentation about the rainforests and Mayan ruins they explored during Annual their journeys over the last 35 years. Winter The event begins at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10, in the Quincy Elementary cafeteria. Sale Admission is free. For more information, visit imagesoftheworld.com and quincypco.org or call Afnber at 927-9589. ,,le l"'l'!" Advanced Geologic Exploration, Inc. Scientists of the Earth  180 Main St. P.O. Box 1956 Chester CA o 96020 (530) 258-4228 = Helping miners and prospectors realize their fortunes for over 20 Years! i