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6A Wednesday, July 1, 2015 Feather River Bulletin WEEKLY GATHERINGS, MEETINGS AND CLUBS Note: Due to the holiday, some of Conference Room at PDH. the following events may not be Feather River Grange, held. Contact the organizer to ver- monthly meeting, Grange Hall, ify events will take place as listed be/ow. Quincy, next to State Farm office. First Thurs., 7 p.m. For Thursday, July 2 more info, call John, 927-8879. Plumas County Fish & Game "Window Between Worlds" Commission, Vets Hall, 7 p.m., Workshops. Designed to use 1st Thurs., April- Dec. art as a healing tool. 11 am -12 pm. Plumas Rural Services, 711 E. Main St., Quincy For more info, Beth or Stacie, 283-5675. Friday, July 3 AA, noon, 260 County Hospital AA, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy 24-hour Orchard House. Quincy 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. info: (877) 880-3880. Quincy Cribbage Group. NA, 6:00 p.m., 260 County Every Thurs., 12:30 sharp. Come Hospital Road, Courthouse early and have lunch. Round Annex - Orchard House. Table Pizza. No dues or fees. Quincy Women's Support Group, NARFE, Feather River Chapter Every Thurs., 1-2 p.m., Plumas No. 2236. 1st Fri., noon. Federal Crisis Center, 591 Main St., employees, spouses, guests, Quincy Call 283-5515. welcome. Call for details on M-Anon, 5:30 p.m., United location, Dick Castaldini 283- Methodist Church, upstairs in 1349, or Greg Margason back. For families & friends of 283-0686. alcoholics. NA, 6:00 p.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Orchard House. Saturday, July 4 Quincy NA, noon, 260 County Hospital Boy Scouts Troop 130, 6:30 Road, Courthouse Annex- p.m., LDS Church, 55 Benamy Orchard House. Quincy Ln. Call Dale Stokes, 283-3661. AA, 6 p.m. 260 County Hospital Blue Star Morns, 7 p.m., Road, Courthouse Annex- Masonic Lodge, Harbison Orchard House. Quincy. 24-hour Street, Quincy info: (877) 880-3880. Peripheral Neuropathy Dukes of Plumas Cribbage Support Group. I p.m. Our Gang. Meet 10:30 a.m., start Savior Lutheran Church, 298 play 11 a.m., every Saturday at East High St., Quincy For more Mt. Tomba, Cromberg. info call Stacey, 283-3702. First Thursdays. Lions Club, 1st & 3rd Sunday, July 5 Thursdays, noon, Moons NA, noon, 260 County Hospital restaurant, Quincy Call 283- Road, Courthouse Annex - 0495. Orchard House. Quincy Plumas District Hospital NA, 5 p.m., women only, 260 Volunteers, 1st Thurs., St. County Hospital Road, John's Parish Hall, noon. 283- Courthouse Annex- Orchard 0474 for info. House. Quincy. Second Horizon Club, Veteran's Hall, 1 p.m. 1st & 3rd Thurs. Children's Storytbne, 3:30 Monday, July 6 p.m., 1st Thursdays, no charge, Soroptimist International of activities and the reading of a Quincy, noon to I p.m. Moon's story Epilog Books, Main restaurant. Street, Quincy Adult must be NA, noon, 260 County Hospital present. Road, Courthouse Annex- Plumas District Hospital Orchard House, Quincy Regular Board Meeting. 4:30 Rotary Club, Mineral p.m. in the Administration Building, fairgrounds, noon. Call 283-2127. LAST WEEK'S LAKE LEVELS TEMPERATURES Lake Almanor *Elevation Date High Low Precip Snow 1"Current 4,483.5 June 22 84 39 ..... 1 Year Ago 4,483.59 June 23 89 41 .... June 24 85 46 .... Lake Almanor **Capacity 1Current 872,535 June 25 100 53 .... 1 Year Ago 873,515 June 26 99 54 .... June 27 90 57 .... Bucks Lake *Elevation June 28 93 57 .... [Current 5,144.4 1 Year Ago 5,137.00 Total precipitation, July 1,2014, to date: 32.89" precip; snow 6" This date 2014: 21.91" precip; 7" snow. 2013-14 totals: 21.91" total precip; 7' snow. 2012-13: 37.93" total precip; 23.75" snow. (Weather year is July 1 to June 30) Compiled by Ron Trumbo Bucks Lake **Capacity tCurrent 83,313.1 1 Year Ago 71,001 *Elevation above sea level in ft. **Storage in acre ft. tJune 28, 2015 June 29, 2014 Boy Scout Troop 151, Mon., 6 p.m. Scoutmaster Jan Jensen, 283-2209 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 into: (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, July 7 Knitting and Crochet group, 12 p.m.-l:30 p.m., Quincy library meeting room. All skill levels welcome. For more info, Lynn Sheehy, 283-6310. AA meeting, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex- Orchard House, Quincy 24-hour info: (877) 880- 3880. NA, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., Quincy Bible Study. (King James version) 7-8 p.m., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 55 Bellamy Lane, Quincy Open to all. Bibles available. Call 530-953-7790 for more info. Wednesday, July 8 Baby Bounce Stow Time. Infants 0 to 24 months, Wednesdays 10 a.m., Plumas County Library Quincy branch. 445 Jackson St. Preschool Storytime. Stories, songs, crafts and games. 10:30 a.m., Community Meeting Room, Quincy Library, 445 Jackson St. For information, call the library' 263-6310. American Valley Toastmasters. Every Wed., 12-1 p.m., Pinmas Bank Credit Administration building, 32 Central Ave., Quincy (Behind Safeway) For more info, contact Kathy, 283-7618. 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. Join Pastor Donna at noon to begin or continue the process of healing. Open to everyone. Call the church office, 283-1740, for more info. Interfaith worship. Open to all beliefs. 1:15-2:30 p.m., Mountain View Manor, Quincy 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. American Valley 4-H, Mineral Building, 8:30 p.m., 2nd Wed. Margie, 283-1443. Plumas Chapter OES 246, Masonic Temple, 7:30 p.m., 2nd Wed. Women's Cancer Support Group, 2nd Wed., 6-7:30 p.m., Our Savior Lutheran Church, room at rear of church, 298 East High St., Quincy For more info, call Judy, 283-1008. Quincy/Plumas Computer Users Group, 7-9 p.m., 259 Jackson St., Quincy. 283-2542. 2nd Wed. Elks meeting, Elks Lodge, Hwy 70, E. Quincy social 5:30 p.m.; dinner 6:30 p.m.; meeting 7:30 p.m.; 2nd & 4th Wed. Plumas County Mental Health Commission 2nd Wed., Quincy library, noon-2 p.m. Public invited. Location may sometimes change, call 283-6307 or 283-0782 to confirm. 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, First Baptist. 283-1160, 74 Reese 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 Quincy. Pine St., 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. Weather Forecast for Quincy Wednesday, July I Thursday, July 2 Friday, July 3 Sunrise 5:42-Sunset 8:38 Sunrise~5:43--Sunset 8:38 Sunrise 5:43--Sunset 8:38 Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, low around 61. Saturday, July 4 Sunrise 5:44--Sunset 8:38 0 20'/o chance showers/ thunderstorms after 11am. Mostlysunny and hot, high near 101. Thursday Night: A 20% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, low around 60. Sunday, July 5 Sunrise 5:44--Sunset 8:38 Mostly sunny, high near Mostly sunny, high near . I Saturd'ay Night: Partly Lcloudy, low around 55. A 20% chance of show- ers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, high near 95. Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, low around 57. 1.3 1.2 z> 7:14 a.m. 2D, 1.8 6/5 6/8 ! 9:49 p.m. 1.3 I 4:46 p.m. I 2.8 6/7 ~ 6/6 i 9:386/10P.m. . 6/6 10:56 a.m. (~ 1.5 10:00 p.m. 6110 1.1 9:55 p.m. 6/10 ,"-zl~- Or @ 2 I 11:2~p.m. 2:5~*a.m. Data Source: NCEDC and UNKSL 6/4 Monday, July 6 surface. It was felt by a few residents of Sunrise 5:45--Sunset 8:37 0roville, Forbestown and Grass Valley. One said it hit with a pretty sharp jolt and was followed by several quick The number of earthquakes increased ground shudders causing their windows from the previous week, rising by more to rattle and hanging plants to swing. It that half and to the mid teens. The inten- was followed by three aftershocks, the sity of seismicity remained the same as largest of which measured M 2.1 and was only two quakes registered in the M 2 also locally felt. The activity occurred Mostly sunny, high near., range, within the Sierra geomorphologic provi- 90. The largest earthquake measured M dence where the rocks are hard and ~~ 2.8 and occurred at 9:38 p.m. on Wednes- dense, likely the reason the main shock day, June10, in southern Plumas County was felt so sharply. near the Fall River at Lamkin Ridge. It A M 1.3 jolt happened between the triggered at about five miles below the Lake Almanor Peninsula and Prattville. Sunrise 5:45--Sunset 8:37 ] Advanced Geologic Exploration, Inc. Scientists of the EarthTM 180 Main St. P.O. Box 1956 Chester. CA * 96020 * (530)258-4228 Celebrating 10 years with the Feather Publishing Company!! / t r Steven Sullivan displays the second-place ribbon and medal he won in the National Veterans Creative Arts Festival for his silver-inlay bracelet and the third-place medal for his poem titled "Mountain Cat." Photo by Debra Moore rns "onal ea recogn Debra Moore titled "Grandpa Harry's Staff Writer Box," that tells the story that he originally heard around a campfire about a box of Steve Sullivan's first-place buried gold coins, and his wins at the state level of the subsequent efforts to find it. Veterans Creative Arts So far, he's at 30,000 words. Festival in 2014 earned him Living in the canyon entry to the national makes access to the Internet competition, difficult and expensive, so he The veteran, who resides in types on a computer and Belden, was pleased and saves his documents to a disc. surprised that his Sullivan is a gemologist by silver-inlay bracelet captured trade and worked for years at second place, and his poem Feather River Jewelry in earned him a third-place Quincy. He is a certified award, diamond grader and said he His efforts earned him two could work fulltime in a more medals and a bright red populated area doing ribbon that he keeps in a insurance work, but he likes brown paper envelope along his solitude where he can with a newspaper clipping of wile away the hours working his prior wins, an article on a in his new shop. mountain lion that inspired Sullivan, 69, said he should his award-winning poem, and be "130" based on what he's the silver bracelet, been through, and wants to He gave one of his state devote "what time I have left medals to his daughter, to continue to honor "because she's number one," veterans., he said of the first-place He sees art as a valuable medal, resource for veterans to work "She's my biggest fan and through the trauma that they she encourages me," he said. have experienced, and he Sullivan describes himself would like to encourage "as kind of a recluse" who returning veterans to "get prefers to spend his days into artwork." writing, sculpting and Sullivan is a former woodworking, member of the Army, "I've done a lot of writing Airborne and Special Forces, -- 130 poems," he said. He's where he achieved the rank currently working on a book of specialist E-5. WHEN YOU DON'T HAVE NINE LIFETIMES TO WAIT... Curious about where to find fast, reliable printing services at affordable rates? CALL US TODAY! 2~ at Feather Publishing At Feather Publishing 287 Lawrence Street = Quincy ,/