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14B Wednesday/June 23, 2010 Bulletin, Progressive, Record, Reporter Events Around Plumas County June 23 Graeagle: Concerts at the Millpond, 6 - 8:30 p.m., Graeacjle Outpost. For information, 836-2424. June 25 Taylorsville: Square dancing with professional caller, 6 - 9 p.m., Grange Hall, $10 per couple. June 25-27 Belden: Susstenence World Music Festival, 283-9662. June 26 Quincy: SummerSolstice Century Bike Ride, featuring "the Crucible," 283-0188 or Chester: A Few Brews & A Banjo at Chester Park, 190 Main St; sponsored by the Chester Elks Lodge; Free Blue Grass music, micro brew tasting, $20, and a tri-tip BBQ Starting at 2-6 p.m. For information, 259-3757. Tay|orsville: Habitat for Birds & Humanity; for information, 284-1022. Calpine: Calpine Elks Bingo at the Calpine Elks Lodge, 1 p.m. For information, call 832-5785. q June 26-27 Quincy: 12th Plumas County Relay for Life, Feather River Coltege, 10 a.m. For information, contact Cynthia White 951-840-5670 or Pandora Valle 832-0347. June 27 Clio: White Sulphur Springs Ranch fundraiser, 2:30 - 6:30 p.m., Tantau Ranch Music by Juni Fisher, Andy Nelson and the BLTs. Silent auction, no-host bar and nibbles. Tickets, S40, available at Eco Centdc, The Outpost, High Sierra Books, Plumas County Museum. For information, 836-2334. Loyalton: Loyalton Certified Farmers' Market & Bazaar. 12-4 p.m. at 710 Main St./Hwy 49, downtown Loyalton. Fresh produce, Sierra Valley Grass-fed Beef, local crafts, antiques, collectibles and more. Event runs every Sunday through Sept. 19, excluding July 4. For more information or to reserve a booth, call 993-4337. Graeagle" Feather River Dixieland Jazz Festival, Graeagle Picnic Grounds, featuring Fog City Jazz Band and 20th Century Jazz Band, 1-5 p.m. For information, 836-6811. June 28 Greenville: Community Supper, Greenville Methodist Church social hall. For information, 284-1560. June 29 Calpine: Calpine Lodge taco Tuesday sponsored by the Calpine Elks, 5-7 p.m. June 30 Quincy: Plumas Audubon talk on moths of the Northern Sierra by Laurence Crabtree, 7 p.m., Quincy public library. July 1 Quincy: Farmer"s Market, 5 p.m.-dusk, at Main and Church St. on the school district lawn; local and regional pro- duce, arts and crafts, music and more. Contact Eva Rocke at 229-4009 or July 1 - 4 Quincy: 19th Annual High Sierra Music Festival, Plumas Sierra County Fairgrounds; for information 510-595-1115. July 2 Blairsden: Street Dance and Barbecue, 6-10 p.m. July 3 - 4 Taylorsville: Silver Buckle Rodeo events include Mr. Jura Gem sale and Museum open; cowboy breakfast, rodeo pa- rade and rodeo. For information, 284-6406, 284-7785. Chester: Momboosa Wine Walk, 3 - 7 p.m., Main St.; featuring California and Washington wines, first of five walks. Graeagle: Civil War Battles by Comstock Civil War Reenactors, Graeagie field. July 3 Taylorsville: Annual Silver Buckle Rodeo Dance, B - midnight, Grange Hall; music by Young Country, $7 per peison. Graeagle: Mohawk Valley fireworks beginnij 9:30 Gtalle Mill Pond. July 4 Chester: Chester Lions 38th annual art and craft show, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.; barbecue lunch 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Forin- formation, Jack 1shell, 259-4257. Taylorsville: Cowboy breakfast, 7 - 11 a.m., Indian Valley Museum, Cemetery St., $8; prize drawing. For informa- tion, Laura MacGregor, 259-4816. TaylorsviUe: Gem and Mineral Show, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Indian Valley Museum, Cemetery St., free. For information Laura MacGregor, 259-4816, Graeagle: Fireman's Pancake breakfast 8-11 a.m. at Graeagle Fire Hall. Graeagle: Old Fashioned Day in the Park, Graeagle Park, 1'0 a.m.-4 p.m. Graeagle: Mohawk Valley Independence Day Parade, downtown Graeagle, 1 p.m. July 6 Calpine: Calpine Lodge taco Tuesday sponsored by the Calpine Elks, 5-7 p.m. July 8 Quincy: Farmer's Market, 5 p.m.-dusk, at Main and Church St. on the school district lawn; local and regional pro- July 9 Portola: City Light Concerts featuring Blue Haven, Portola Park. Call Pandora Valle 832-0347 or Bill Powers 394- 7177. Greenville: Grand Opening party and mixer, Greenville City Hall Memorial Museum, 5:30 p.m. Bring finger food/ hors d'oeuvres. For information, 284-66331284-7751. July 10 Taylorsville: Solar Cook-off, 11 a.m. - dusk. For information, 283-1396 Blairsden: High Sierra Animal Rescue's annual "Bow Wow at the Barn," 6-10 p.m. Corner Barn, Hwy 70 & 89. Evening includes dinner prepared by Feather River Culinary Services (Don's famous prime rib, kalua pig, chicken breasts in a coconut curry sauce and much more), a no=host bar, live music by Otis and the Windbreakers, raffles and a wonderful silent auction. Tickets $40 each, available at HSAR shelter in Delleker, Graeagle Store in Graeagle, Valu-Wise in Portola and Epilog Books in Quincy. For information, 832-4727. Chester: Art Around the Lake, dinner and auction at Foxwood, 5:30-9 p.m. For information, call Judy Chynoweth 258-2354 or Josh Huddleston 283-7334. July 13 Calpine: Calpine Lodge, spaghetti dinner sponsored by the Calpine Elks, 5-7 p.m. Spaghetti, salad and bread, $8. Taylorsville: Indian Valley American Legion Post 568 meeting, 7 p.m. 284-14211375-0063. **To include free or nonprofit, fundraising, educational or charity events in this calendar, e-mail or call Mona Hill at 283-0800. For sporting events, including charity golf tournaments, call Shannon Morrow at 283-0800 or e-mail We will publish the name of the event, location, date, time and a phone number. 1 1 1 1 yogurt/straw- | Meat 10af, baked potato, brus- berries | sel sprouts, pumpkin muffin, For the nutrition site in your applesauce | area call: Chester, 39@7636; uincy, 283-0643; June 29 I Greenville, 284-6608; Healthy Heart Meal: tahitian I Portola, 832-4173; chicken, green beans, brown Blairsden, 836-0446, 832-4173. rice/whole grain roll, cubed pineapple I Suggested lunch donation price is $2.50. One guest may June 30 [ accompany eachsenio Flank steak, sweet potato $6 mandatory charge, casserole, lima beans, sliced L mu 1 1 1 mR 1 1 mm 1 mi 1 1 1 July 1 Stuffed cabbage roll, | Hubbard squash, sliced | apples, whole wheat roll, cup- | cake I ' July 2 Tomato soup, salad Nicoise: I tuna, egg, green beans, pota- toes, tomatoes; sourdough I roll, chilled orange sections l aim HI Ill IB II Ii There's gold in them thar mountains! Blacksmith Bill Cumbley gave a perspective on blacksmithing activities during the Gold Rush era at Plumas-Eureka State Park's Gold Discovery Days last year. Blacksmiths and their skills were much prized and needed for mining activity and were paid more than miners. This year's event is July 17 - 18, Photo by Diana Jorgenson blacksmithing and gold as- saying, spinning and weav- ing, and gold panning. There will also be many activities especially for children. Wagon rides will carry passengers from the park museum through the old town of Johnsville to the Johnsville Historical Soci- Sample the life of a gold miner at the annual renewal of Gold Discovery Days July 17 - 18, at Plumas Eureka StatePark in Johnsville. Saturday, July 17, the free fun starts at 10 a.m. with can- dle making, tours of the Mo- riarty family's historic house, demonstrations of BEST Burgers in Chester Open bowling 6 days a week Karaoke every Friday 2 antique Brunswick pool tables Golf Lessons w/Tim Mooney (by appointment) Full bar Easy walking distance i Kid,s arcade Almanor Bowling Center 376 Main St., Chester iv vv ety's Museum at the former St. John's Church through- out the day. Sunday, July 18, kicks off at 8 a.m. with the ever-popu- lar Rotary Pancake Break- fast, with musical accompa- niment by the Code Blue- grass ensemble. The same free activities start again at 10 a.m., and continue all day until 3 p.m. Special attractions for the weekend include an old-fash- ioned bake sale at St. John's Church Saturday morning; an architectural walking tour through the town of Johnsville Satuyday and Sunday morning; and a mu- sical recital at the Johnsville Historial Society Museum Sunday afternoon. Tickets for the limited seating for the musical recital may be purchased at either museum or by calling 836-0102. The park association will have a barbecue outside the park museum on both days, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., featur- ing hamburgers, hot:dogs and authentic Cornish pasties, together with bever- ages and all the trimmings -- all for a modest charge. The park and historical so- ciety museums will be open both days, displaying unique exhibits of local history and indigenous flora and fauna and minerals. Also featured are special pamphlets, book- lets, knick-knacks and me- mentos all for sale. Plumas Eureka State Park is alive and well, continuing to host visitors who want to experience the historic and natural beauty of this special part of the magnificent Sier- ra Nevadas. For further information call Lyn Nafzgar at 836-1182 or Larry Fites at 836-0379; or visit the park website at # PLUMAS G The Lodge Dinner WoO-Sun AT WHITEHAWK RANCH Bar 3pro Dinner 5pm RF:SORT INN AND RESTAURANT Wed Nite: Burgers, Brews & BBQ Sun: Prime Rlb& Full Menu Wed-Sun: Golf & Dine 985 WHtTF.HAWK OR., WkI|TI.:HAWK (NEAR CLIO) 530-836-4985 REENKORN CREEK ] .ow includes GUEST RANCK Full Barl All-You-Can-Eat Ribs & Chicken Fridays only 5:00 - 8:30pro 10 miles East of Quincy ~ 283-0930 GRAEAGLE OUTPOST Open 7 days 8:30am-3pm all Winter Food ~ Refreshments Hot Chili & Soup for Lunch High speed internet 530-836-2414 Carol's Cafe & West Shore Deli : .:: : :: I , Open 7 days a week n ",:  : : Breakfast: 7:30am - 2pro Lunch llam-2pm ,,. ::: .... :,:, Serving dinner Sunday nights only ..... Reservations Recommended 259-2464 .......  .... 2932 AImanor Dr., West Prattville @ Lake Almonor