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8A Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015 Feather River Bulletin WEEKLY GATHERINGS, MEETINGS AND CLUBS Thursday, Aug. 13 Friday, Aug. 14 Duplicate Bridge. Every a.m., Plumas County "Window Between AA, noon, 260 County Monday, 6:30 p.m., Resource Library Quincy branch. 445 Worlds" Workshops. Hospital Road, Courthouse Center, Blairsden, corner Jackson St. Designed to use art as a Annex - Orchard House. of hwys 70 and 89. Call Preschool Storytime. healing tool. 11 am -12 pm. Quincy 24-hour info: (877) Ruth Bright, 836-1454 or Stories, songs, crafts and, Plumas Rural Services, 711 880-3880. Jackie Lucky, 836-2232. games. 10:30 a.m., E. Main St., Quincy. For NA, 6:00 p.m., 260 County AA, 7 p.m., Methodist Community Meeting Room, more info, Beth or Stacie, Hospital Road, Courthouse Church, 282 Jackson St., Quincy Library, 445 283-5675. Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) Jackson St. For AA, noon, 260 County Quincy 880-3880. information, call the Hospital Road, Courthouse Masons Lodge #60, meets library, 283-6310. Annex - Orchard House. 2nd Mon., Quincy Masonic American Valley Hall, 7:30 p.m. Toastmasters. Every Wed., Quincy, 24-hour info: (877) Saturday, Aug. 15 Feather River 4-H, 2nd 12-1 p.m., Plumas Bank 880-3880. NA, noon, 260 County Mon., 6:15 p.m., Mineral Credit Administration Quincy Cribbage Group. Hospital Road, Courthouse Bldg, Fairgrounds, Quincy. building, 32 Central Ave., Every Thurs., 12:30 sharp. Annex - Orchard House. Cindy Edwards, 283-5384, Quincy. (Behind Safeway.) Come early and have lunch. Quincy for more info. For more info, contact Round Table Pizza. No dues AA, 6 p.m. 260 County Kathy, 283-7618. or fees. Hospital Road, Courthouse AA meeting, noon, 260 Women's Support Group, Annex - Orchard House. Every Thurs., 1-2 p.m., Quincy 24-hour info: (877) Tuesday, Aug. 18 County Hospital Road, Plumas Crisis Center, 591 880-3880. AA meeting, noon, 260 Courthouse Annex - Main St:, Quincy. Call 283- Dukes of Plumas County Hospital Road, Orchard House, Quincy. 24- 5515. Cribbage Gang. Meet 10:30 Courthouse Annex- hour info: (877) 880-3880. AI-Anon, 5:30 p.m., United a.m., start play 11 a.m., Orchard House, Quincy. 24- Senior lunch, Blairsden, Methodist Church, upstairs every Saturday at Mt. hour info: (877) 880-3880. noon, Mohawk Community in back. For families & Tomba, Cromberg. NA, 7 p.m., Methodist Resource Center. Call 836- friends of alcoholics. Church, 282 Jackson St., 0446 for reservations. NA, 6:00 p.m., 260 County Quincy. Grief Group, Community Hospital Road, Orchard Bible Study. (King James United Methodist Church. House. Quincy Sunday, Aug. 16 version) 7-8 p.m., Church of Join Pastor Donna at noon Boy Scouts Troop 130, NA, noon, 260 County Jesus Christ of Latter-Day to begin or continue the 6:30 p.m., LDS Church, 55 Hospital Road, Courthouse Saints, 55 Bellamy Lane, process of healing. Open to Bellamy Lil. Call Dale Annex - Orchard House. Quincy Open to all. Bibles everyone. Call the church Stokes, 283-3661. Quincy available. Call 530-953-7790 office, 283-1740, for more Blue Star Morns, 7 p.m., NA, 5 p.m., women only, 260 for more info. info. Masonic Lodge, Harbison County Hospital Road, Plumas-Sierra Interfaith worship. Open Street, Quincy Courthouse Annex - Cattlewomen, 3rd Tues. to all beliefs. 1:15-2:30 p.m., Chamber of Commerce, Orchard House. Quincy, location varies. Claudia Mountain View Manor, Express Coffee Shop, Barnes, 283-2247. Quincy Quincy 283-0188. Surplus Commodities. Quincy Community Plumas County Fire Safe Monday, Aug. 1 7 Distributed free, 3rd Supper, 6 p.m. every Wed., Council (PC FSC), 9 -11 Soroptimist Tuesdays of the month. You United Methodist Church. a.m., PlumaS Co. Planning International of Quincy, must be at the CAN Free. & Building Services office, noon to 1 p.m. Moon's building, behind St. John's AA, 7 p.m., Methodist 555 Main St., Quincy restaurant. Catholic Church on Church, 282 Jackson St., Second Thursdays. Open to NA meeting, noon, 260 Lawrence St., Quincy, Quincy 24-hour info: (877) the public. For more info: County Hospital Road, between 10-10:30 a.m. Call 880-3880.; email: Courthouse Annex - 283-5628 for more Country dance lessons. nils@deercreekresources.c Orchard House, Quincy information. Feather River Grange, om. Rotary Club, Mineral California Women in Quincy, across from CHP on Explorer Post 81, Quincy Building, fairgrounds, Timber, Paradise Grill Hwy 70. 7 p.m. $3 adults, $2 Volunteer Fire Dept. noon. Call 283-2127. (subject to change), Quincy, college students (18 and Explorer Program, meets Boy Scout Troop 151, 1st & 3rd Tues., 6 p.m. over). No partner required. 2nd and 4th Thursdays. For Mon., 6 p.m. Scoutmaster International Order of info call Sarah Anderson, Jan Jensen, 283-2209 for Rainbow Girls, 7 p.m., Masonic Temple, 1st & 3rd 530-276-1503. location. Wednesday, Aug. 1 9 Wed. Baby Bounce Story Time. Infants 0 to 24 months, To update information on this page, contact Eva at the Feather River Bulletin, 283-0800. email LAST WEEK'S TEMPERATURES LAKE LEVELS Date High Low Precip Snow Lake Almanor *Elevation 1"Current 4,481.20 Aug. 3 89 51 .... 1 Year Ago 4,481.51 Aug. 4 87 48 -- Aug. 5 85 50 -- -- Lake Almanor **Capacity Aug. 6 87 46 .... 1Current 815,090 :1 Year Ago 823,231 Aug. 7 85 49 .... Aug. 8 84 48 - "" Bucks Lake *Elevation Aug. 9 88 44 .... 1Current 5,142.20 Total precipitation, July 1, to date: 1 Year Ago 5,136.30 0.41" precip; snow 0" This date 2014: 1.484" precip; 0" snow. Bucks Lake **Capacity 1Current 79,481 2014-15 totals: 32.89" precip; 6" snow. 1 Year Ago 69,877 2013-14 totals: 21.91" precip; T snow. 2012-13 totals: 37.93, precip; 23.75 snow. *Elevation above sea level in ft. (Weather year is July 1 to June 30) **Storage in acre ft. Compiled by Ron Trumbo 1"Aug. 2, 2015 Aug. 4, 2014 Weather Wednesday, Aug. 12 Sunrise 6:16-Sunset 8:07 Sunny, with a high near 86. Forecast for Quincy Thursday, Aug. 13Friday, Aug. 14 Sunrise 6:17--Sunset 8:06 Sunrise 6:17--Sunset 8:04 Sunny, high near 87. Sunny, high near 86. Wind gusts up to 18 mph. Wednesday Night: Thursday Night: Clear, Friday Night: Clear, low Clear, low around 48. Saturday, Aug. 15 Sunrise 6:18--Sunset 8:03 low around 46. Sunday, Aug. 16 Sunrise 6:19--Sunset 8:01 Sunny, high near 91. around 49. Monday, Aug. 17 Sunrise 6:20--Sunset 8:00 Sunny, high near 88. Sunny, high near 89. ,,l~ e m'cl'!" 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!! around 51. Night: Clear, low around 51. Tuesday, Aug. 18 Sunrise 6:21--Sunset 7:59 Saturday Night: Clear, Sunday low Wednesdays I0 ' ; ' .......... " 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-!160, 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 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. 1 9 1.5 1.1 5.~2a m 592 a.m. 3,'03 a.m_= ' 7/3i " 7/31 | \/ '" 2.0 , 10:32 p.m. 11:28a.m. 1.4 Ir Red~g.,.. 4M3s 1.7 5:22 a.m. 7/31 1.8 7:58 a.m. 1.7 12:09 a.m. 8/3 8/1 Earthquake activity remained at the Z0 quake-per-week level for the fifth con- secutive week, an elevated level not seen since the months following the moderately strong Canyondam M 5.3 earthquake in May 2013. The intensity of seismicity increased, producing five quakes in the M 2 range. Seventeen quakes measuring M 2.0 or stronger have occurred in the last five weeks, including one in the M 3 range. This level of activity has not been seen since March-April earlier this year. Driving the activity was a series of seven quakes about four miles west of Mineral. The largest measured i 2.4. Mud pots at Lassen Peak have shown elevated activity. Check The Advanced Geologic FaceBook page for a video. The robust earthquake swarm in north- west Nevada relaxed, producing 46 events including five in the M 3 range. The activity is centered about five miles south of the Idaho border and 15 miles east of the Cali- fornia border in northern Washoe Coun- ty, near Calcutta (Dry) Lake. Delaney Dreith, 17, Nichole Cardona, 12, and Maddisen Dreith, 15, are members of the Chester-Lake Almanor 4-H Club and have animals that they're submitting at the Junior Livestock auction at Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds in Quincy, Aug. 16. Photo by Stacy Fisher Stacy Fisher Preslee, to the county fair. Staff Writer This will be her fourth lamb that she's brought to auction. A Junior Livestock "I've spent a lot of time auction takes place at working, walking and Plumas-Sierra County grooming Preslee," she Fairgrounds at 204 said. Fairgrounds Rd. in Quincy Delaney still hasn't on Sunday, Aug. 16, decided exactly what she'll starting at 9 a.m. use the money from the The Plumas and Sierra auction for, but she's County 4-H clubs, together leaning towards a college with Future Farmers of fund to help her with America members, will schoolbooks and living offer top quality market expenses. animals to the highest Maddisen said she enjoys bidder, soccer, cheerleading, and is During the fair, all on the golf team. She's also animals are judged and an honor student at pre-selected to guarantee Chester High. the best possible price at She said she already has auction, an idea what she'll use the The event has a new U.S. money for once she sells Department of Agriculture her 6-month-old Yorkshire- approved meat processor: Hampshire pig, Rutabaga. Wolf Pack Meats. Like her sister, "I'm The Plumas County saving up for a car and my Sheriff's Association will college fund," Maddisen host a complimentary said, a 4-H member for six buyers breakfast from 7:30 years. to 8:45 a.m. Nichole, a 4-H member Buyers should register for three years, lives in between 7:30 and 9 a.m. at Hamilton Branch. the fairgrounds. She plans to put her The Chester-Lake earnings into a bank Almanor 4-H Club, account and use it for comprising seven college, like her friends, members, all girls, meet after she sells her once a month, plus six-month-old pig, Daisy, a participate in additional Hampshire-Yorkshire project meetings where the cross. girls talk about their This will be her second animals, 4oH projects and year raising pigs. other related topics "I got into 4-H because I including animal care, thought raising livestock nutrition, accounting, was fun. And I like n eeting marketing and personal new people," Nichole said. responsibility. The girls all live on Chester 4-H Club advisor properties where they can Kara Cardon said 4-H clubs maintain farm animals are open to all ages. with a special permit "The club serves to teach required for livestock young people leadership breeding. skills, community service, Kara said club members and to provide a forum for have to know how to feed friendship building in the and store the food for their community," she shared, animals and keep them The 4-H clubs in Plumas healthy, and that's one of County periodically unite the lessons they learn in to host camps where kids 4-H. go on nature Walks and The girls said they use learn about survival skills part of the money from the that include identifying auction of their animals to edible plants and how to buy another new animal make natural ointments for next year. and salves. And they all admitted Delaney Dreith, 17, that their parents help out Nichole Cardona, 12, and on the costs as well. Maddisen Dreith, 15, are Kara wanted the public members of the to know the Chester-Lake Chester-Lake Almanor 4-H Almanor 4-H Club is Club and have animals that looking for people to they're submitting to the volunteer up to six hours a auction, year to share their A senior at Chester High, interests at club meetings, Delaney is bringing her such as quilting, five-month old photography, or whatever Suffolk-Hampshire lamb, other subjects they like. P