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Bulletin, Progressive, Record, Reporter Wednesday, July 7, 2010 15B Aftra visiting more than 70 countries by air, Norman and Barbara Holmes of Portola took their first ever cruise to Alaska. As rail buffs, they visited the White Pass and Yukon Railroad in Skagway and rode the Alaska Railroad from Seward to Anchorage. Where in the World? A popular addition to Plumas County news- papers is the weekly Where in the World? feature, which highlights local readers who have taken our paper to interesting travel destinations. Next time you go on a trip, take our newspaper along and find a unique location to take a photo. Once you return home, e-mail the photo to us, along with the names of those who are in the where are from and where and size work best. E-mail in Former Quincy resident Eric Garayoa and Heather Allan attend a San Francisco Giants versus Oakland Athletics baseball game with family. Shannon Eliason of Quincy stands outside the Porte St. Jean, one of the ramparts of Old Quebec, which is the neighborhood within the walls of Quebec City, Canad_a. Photos submitted Diane Goni and her niece hold tightly to their fish, a striped bass and a halibut. They spent a fun-filled day on the San Francisco Bay aboard the fishing charter boat The Morning Star. The weather was beautiful and everybody on board had a blast, as there were lots of laughs and lots of fish were caught. Sherri McConnell, advertising manager for Feather Publishing, recently visited the Ambergris Cayes in Belize with her husband, Don, and friends, where the main mode of transportation is golf carts. Calling all cowboys and cowgirls Local cowboys and cow- girls are invited to enter two consecutive rodeo events this summer, the Taylorsville Junior Rodeo and a Western Regional Bullriders Associa- tion Series 2 Buckle event. Both will be staged at the Taylorsville Rodeo Grounds beginning with the junior rodeo Saturday, July 24, and the Bullriders event Sunday, July 25. Spectator seating will be free. The dirt will fly from about 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday, when kids 1-19 from a three- state region participate in a number of events, including mutton busting, calf and bull riding, team roping, steer daub- ing, ribbon jerk, barrels, poles and many other favorites. Although spectator seating Catch Swing Fever at the Kentucky Mine! The big band sound of jazz greats Duke Ellington, Count Basle, Ella Fitzgerald Benny Goodman, Nat King Cole and Louis Armstrong will fill the amphitheater at the Ken- tucky Mine and Museum when Swing Fever takes the stage Saturday, July 17, at 7:30 p.m. Swing Fever, based in the Bay Area, is Northern Cali- fornia's premier jazz band, bringing hits of the 1930s and '40s to audiences young and old. For a complete evening of food and entertainment, attend the barbecue, $15 per person, beginning at 6 p.m. at the mine and museum picnic area before the concert. Tickets to the concert are $15 and can be ordered online through PayPal at kentucky, or call 862-1310 to have tickets put on will-call. is free Saturday, there is a $5 admission fee for the Sunday event, which includes mutton busting, calf riding, junior steer riding for those 10 and under, and senior steer riding for those 13 and under. There will also be peewee bull riding for those 15 and under, with full bulls for those 16 and over, as well as saddle bronc and bareback riding for those 14 and over. Food and drink will be available until noon and again at a tri-tip fundraiser barbecue after the Saturday junior rodeo. Those who want to help support this family-style junior rodeo event by eating barbecue must reserve their tickets in advance so the cooks know how much food to prepare. Again, the barbecue will be available by pre-sale only, and rodeo entries are usually gone early, before the dead- line Wednesday, July 14. But there may yet be a couple of entries left for local kids who want to rodeo. For details, those interest- ed may call Indian Valley Riding and Roping Club junior rodeo organizers Misty Banchio at 284-1472 or Veronica Tilton at 284-6532. For entries in the Sunday Western Regional Bullriders Association event, those in- terested should call 633-0887. Entries for this event close at 9 p.m. Tuesday, July 20. ST .... u 395 Main St., Quincy 283-9788 : ..... C OM ! N G E V E I'00TS MAIN STAGE Friday, July 9th at 9pm Boogie Daddy's Bringing us the Blues. Let's Boogie! ] Saturday, July 17th 9pm Antique Rockers Rockin' the Dance Floor. Saturday, July 24th 9pm ............. Nevada Hazzurd - Country/Rock. Bring your Dancing Shoes! X 6th 9pm Piano Bar with 23rd 9pro from Mean Fat : ..... Di Coming Back to Sin:::: ." . . Solo. Enjoy a relaxing, qmet dnnk after work in our upstairs lounge: Open Tuesday through Saturday at 4pm TOWN HALL THEATRE Presents GET HIM TO THE GREEK Thurs., July 8 - Sat., July 10 Rated R 109 min. Comedy Aaron Greenberg gets things done. The ambitious 23-year-old has exaggerated his way into a dream job just in time for a career- making assignment. His mission: Fly to London and escort a rock god to LA's Greek Theatre for the first stop on a $100-million tour. His warning: Turn your back on him at your own peril. British rocker Aldous Snow is both a brilliant musician and walking sexpot. Weary of yes men and piles of money, the fomer front man is searching for the meaning of life. But that doesn't mean he can't have a few orgies while he finds it. When he learns his true love is in California, AIdous makes it his quest to win her back right before kick-starting his world domination. KARATE KID Sun., July II - Tues, July 13 Rated PG 2 hr., 20 min. Action/Family Starring Jaden Smith Twelve-year-old Dre Parker could've been the most popular kid in Detroit, but his mother's latest career move has landed him in China. Dre immediately falls for his classmate Mei Ying - and the feeling is mutual - but cultural differences make such a friendship impossible. Even worse, Dre's feelings make an enemy of the class bully, Cheng. In the land of kung fu, Dre knows only a little karate, and Cheng puts "the karate kid" on the floor with ease. With no friends in a strange land, Dre has nowhere to turn but maintenance man Mr. Ha,/, who is secretly a master of kung fu. As Han teaches Dre that kung fu is not about punches and parries, but maturity and calm, Dre realizes that facing down the bullies will be the fight of his life. 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