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Feather Rivei" Bulletin Wednesday, Jude 6, 2012 9A Girls Rite set to host open house Girls Rite will host an open house tonight, Wednesday, June 6, to display partici- pants' PhotoVoice projects. The open house runs from 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. at Women's Mountain Passages office at 355 Main St., across from Plumas Bank. The girls will share their completed posters from the PhotoVoice project that they have been working on since February. The girls used photographs to express their views about the effects of tobacco, alcohol and healthy foods on them- selves and their community. Contact Jennifer Kauf- mann at Jennifer@Womens MountainPassages.org or 283-0859 for more informa- tion. ,Spinning tall tales The Plumas Talespinners group provides a delightful example of live storytelling to their Chester audience May 24 at The Coffee Station. Their stories included folk tales, a Grimm's' fairy tale, a Plumas tall tale crafted by Heidi Meuser, and many others. There are two active chapters of the Plumas Talespinners that meet monthly to share and practice their tale-telling skills. The Indian Valley chapter meets the first Monday of the month (284-6393). The Quincy chapter meets the second Tuesday of the month. Call 283-1913 or visit the website talespinners.org. Words & Music is a countywide program of Plumas Arts that features local entertainers in each community and open microphone opportuni- ties. The program goes dark for the summer and resumes again in October. More information about Words & Music may be found at plumasarts.com. From left: Heidi Meuser of Greenville and Sherry Kumler (seated) and Carla Hamil- ton of Quincy. Photo by Jan Davies COMMUNITY CORNER WEEKLY CALENDAR Thursday, June 7 NA, 9 a.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House. Quincy. AA, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House. Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. Women'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 back. For families & friends of alcoholics. NA, 6 p.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House. Quincy' Pistol shooting, sponsored by Quincy Sport Shooting Assoc., Gopher Hill site, every Thurs- day, 6 p.m., .(.arrive by 5:30 p.m.) weather permitting. Quin- cyshooting.com. Lions Club, 1st & 3rd Thurs- LAST WEEK'S TEMPERATURES Date High Low Precip Snow May 28 70 33 -- May 29 76 35 .... May 30 85 38 .... May 31 91 44 .... May Averages: Hi: 74.45, Low 36.95, .31" precip and trace of snow. June 1 92 48 .... June 2 81 50 .... June 3 82 47 .... June 4 58 55 .05 -- June 5 -- 35 .55 -- 29 inches snow to date* 34.65 inches total precipitation to date* Last year this date (5-30-11): precip 57.82"snow 126.25" *Weather year is July 1 to June 30 Compiled by Ron Trumbo days, noon at Cafe Le Coq, Quincy Call 283-0495. Plumas District Hospital Vol- unteers, 1st Thurs., St: John's Parish Hall, noon. 283-0474 for info. Second Horizon Club, Vet- eran's Hall, 1 p.m. 1st & 3rd Thurs. Story Time, free, at Epilog Books, Main St., Quincy' 3:30-4 p.m. 1st Thursdays. Adult must be present with children. Plumas District Hospital Regular Board Meeting. First Thursdays, 4:30 p.m. in the Ad- ministration Conference Room at PDH. Feather River Grange, Feather River Grange Hall in Quincy, 1st Thurs., 6:30 p.m. For more info, call Pete, 927-9334. Plumas County Fish & Game Commission, Vets Hall, 7 p.m., 1st Thurs., April- Dec. LAKE LEVELS Lake Almanor *Elevation 1"Current 4,492.91 1 Year Ago 4,490.82 Lake Almanor **Capacity tCurrent 1,113,557 1 Year Ago 1,047,856 Bucks Lake *Elevation 1Current 5,155.21 1 Year Ago 5,146.36 Bucks Lake **Capacity [Current 102,311 1 Year Ago 86,610 *Elevation above sea level in ft. **Storage in acre ft. t June 3, 2012 June 5, 2011 Today's Weather Local 5-Day Foreca Wed 6/6 69/45 Plenty ol sun. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the mid 40s. 16/7 6/8 71145 Mainly sunny, Highs in the low 70s and 10ws in the mid 40s. 72/48 Mostly sunny. Highs in the low 705 and lows in the upper 405. Sunrins Sunset 5:35 AM 8:31 PM :T Sat :: 6/9 70/44 Sunny. Highs in the low 70s and 10ws in 1he mid 40s. Sun 6/10 ,V . 72/49 ; Sunshine. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 40s. Sunrise Sunset Sunrise Sunset Sunrise Sunset Sunrise Sunset 5:35 AM 8:30 PM 5:35 AM 8:31 PM 5:35 AM 8:32 PM 5:35 AM 8:32 PM California At A Glance ,,We iock!" Advanced Geologic Exploration, Inc. Scientists of the Earth TM 180 Main St. * P.O. Box 1956 Chester, CA 96020 (530) 258-4228 am Need help assessing the gold potential on your claim ? Call us/ m San 68/61 Moon Phases Full Last' Jun 4 Jun 11 New First Jun 19 Jun 27 UV Index Wed. 6/6 VeryHigh Thu 6/7 M Very High Fri 6/6 [] Very High Sat 6/9 U Very High Sun 6/10 [] Very High The UV Index is measured on a 0-11 number scale, with a higher UV Index showing the need for greater skin pro- tecti0n, 0 ; 11 Friday, June 8 NA, 9 a.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House. Quincy' AA, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House. Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. AA, 5 p.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House. Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. NA, 6:30 p.m., 260 County Hos- pital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy' Saturday, June 9 NA, 7:30 a.m., 260 County Hos- pital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. NA, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House. Quincy' AA, 5 p.m. 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House. Quincy 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. NA, 6:30 p.m., 260 County Hos- pital Road, Courthouse Annex- Orchard House. Quincy' Dukes of Plumas Cribbage Gang. Meet 10:30 a.m., start play 11 a.m., every Saturday at Mt. Tomba, Cromberg. Animal Adoptions. 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Plumas County Animal Shelter, Quincy. sunday, June 10 NA, noon, 260 county Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House. Quincy. NA, 5 p.m., women 0nly, 260 County Hospital Road, Court- house Annex - Orchard House. Quincy Square Dance lessons. United Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., Quincy' 6-8 p.m. every Sun- day Open to all: beginners, sin- gles, couples, all ages. $5 per person. Casual dress. Refresh- ments. Trap Shoot, sponsored by Quincy Sport Shooting Assoc., Gopher Hill site. Weather per- mitting. Adults 10am-Noon, Juniors 11 a.m.-lpm. 283-1145. quincyshooting.com. Monday, June 11 NA, 6:45 a.m., 260 County Hos- pital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. NA meeting, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House, Quincy. Rotary Club, Mineral Build- ing, fairgrounds, noon. Call 283- 2127. Boy Scout Troopl5I; M0h.,"6  p.m. Scoutmaster Rob Robi- nette, 283-0858 for location. Duplicate Bridge. Every Mon- day, 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., 7 p.m., private residence in Quincy' Free, call Mary Wed- dle, 283-5351. Come prepared to discuss book. Feather River 4-H, 2nd Mon., 6:15 p.m., Mineral Bldg, Fair- grounds, Quincy. Cindy Ed- whrds, 283-5384, for more info. Tuesday, June 12 NA, 6:45 a.m., 260 County Hos- pital Road, Courthouse Annex- 1.5 I 1.4 8:03 p.m. I 8:49 a.m. 5/22  "5"/2T-- " 1 2 " 5/17 t' B;neytt ( ', A I 5118  ,ass ..............  , 1045pm ----' ;st]er/" O ;usan ,''-3 ,usanv,lle "!" "5117' ' ,.o 1:2o,00. *, \\; S\\;x&""* "q00lk00 ,.o 5/21 Red Bluff X ,' " ^ . /" i 6:58 is.re. I -V t - & . : Orovill ,  __/'\\;_._ Magnitude / 3:.[ml o1 02 04+ Regional 9 1 0 10 Previous week 7 3 0 10 The number of earthquakes remained the same as the previous week, posting only 10 events that registered M 1.0 or stronger. Back-to-back weeks with this few events has not occurred since mid March when three weeks of single-digit activity occurred. The intensity of seismicity decreased as well, producing only one event regis- tering in the M Z range. It was the fewest number in four weeksduring which 13 5/18 M 2s were recorded. The gap between M 3+ events increased to 13 weeks. This is the long- est gap since mid 2009 when 14 weeks passed. The largest earthquake measured M 2.0 and occurred at 12:34 p.m. on Fri- day, May 18, a few miles northeast of Redding. No felt reports. The activity southwest of Lake Almanor near Solider Meadows was ab- sent for the first time in four weeks. A lone M 1.Z was detected under the east arm of Lake Almanor. A similar magni- tude jolt triggered east of Quincy. Orchard House. Quincy PRS-WIC, Supplemental food & nutrition education for children under 5 & pregnant-nursing women. Every Tues., 10 a.m., Quincy. 283-4093 or (800) WIC- 4093. Board of Supervisors, 10 a.m., Courthouse, Quincy, 1st 4 Tues. AA meeting, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House, Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880- 3880. Soroptimist International of Quincy, noon to 1 p.m. Women's Circle, 1-2:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Methodist Church community building, 262 Jackson St., Quincy. Free childcare. A place for women to connect with other women, ex- plore their inte self-aware- ness and creati]f Sponsored by Plumas Rural Services - Do- mestic Violence Services. For more info 283-5675. Overeaters Anonymous meet- ing, 5 p.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House, Quincy' Boy Scouts Troop 130, 7 p.m., Quincy Elementary. Call Mitch Treagan, 283-1148. NA, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., Quincy. Coffee Express, hosted by IHSS Public Authority, In- home caregivers & receivers welcome. 2nd Tues., 10 a.m., Mountain View Manor, Quincy' For info call (866) 577-6331. Plumas Talespinners. Free storytelling group. Public li- brary, 445 Jackson St., Quincy. 7- 8:30 p.m. 2nd Tuesdays. 283-1913 or 284-6393. For adults 18 and over. Wednesday, June 13 NA, 9 a.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House. Quincy' Preschool Storytime. Build Kindergarten readiness and early literacy skills with sto- ries, songs, crafts and games. 10:30 a.m., Community Meeting Room, Quincy Library, 445 Jack- son St. For information, call the library, 283-6310. Plumas County Mental Health Commission 2nd Wed., Quincy library, noon-2 p.m. Pub- lic invited, lunch provided. For more info, Hank Eisenman, 283- 0782. Toastmaster's International, American Valley Chapter. Every Wed., 12-1 p.m., Plumas Bank Credit Administration Conference Room, 32 Central Ave., Quincy, For more info, con- tact Trish Taylor, 283-1936. 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 reser- vations. Plumas-Sierra Bicycle Club Show-n-Go road bike ride. Meet at the Graeagle Green ready to ride at 5 p.m. Helmets a must. Most rides around 15-20 miles, but shorter rides possible. Con- tact: fernandes@digitalpath.net or on Facebook. Quincy Community Supper, 6 p.m. every Wed, United Methodist Church. Free. AA, 7p.m., Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. American Valley 4-H, Mineral Building, 7 p.m., 2nd Wed. Maria, 283-4889 Plumas Chapter OES 246, Ma- sonic Temple, 7:30 p.m. Breast Cancer Support Group, 2nd Wed., 6-7:30 p.m., / Great Northern Hair Co. Judy, 283-1008 or Michelle, 283-0174 for info. Quincy/Plumas Computer Users Group, 7-9 p.m., 259 Jack- son St., Quincy. 283-2542. Elks meeting, Elks Lodge, Hwy' 70, E. Quincy, cocktails 6:30 p.m.; dinner 7 p.m.; meeting 8 p.m.; 2nd & 4th 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 Episcopa 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 Bellamy 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, 233 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. To update information on this page, contact Eva, 283-0800. email typesetting@plumasnews.com