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8A Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 Feather River Bulletin T WEEKLY GATHERINGS, MEETINGS AND CLUBS Thursday, Aug. 21 Plumas County Search & Quincy a.m., Community Meeting AA, noon, 260 County Hospital Rescue, 7 p.m., MineralRotary Club, Mineral Room, Quincy Library, 445 Road, Courthouse Annex - Building, Plumas CountyBuilding, fairgrounds, noon. Jackson St. For information, Orchard House. Quincy. 24- Fairgrounds. 3rd Thurs.Call 283-2127. call the library, 283-6310. hour info: (877) 880-3880. Boy Scout Troop 151, Mon., 6 After-School Kids Club. Arts Quincy Cribbage Group. p.m. Scoutmaster Jan Jensen, and crafts projects, science Every Thurs., 12:30 sharp. Friday, Aug. 22 283-2209 for location, activities, games, stories, Come early and have lunch. AA, noon, 260 County Hospital Duplicate Bridge. Everysnacks. 2nd- 6th grades Round Table Pizza. No dues or Road, Courthouse Annex - Monday, 6:30 p.m., Resource (younger children must be fees. Orchard House. Quincy 24- Center, Blairsden, corner of accompanied by adult). Free. 3- Women's Support Group, hour info: (877) 880-3880. hwys 70 and 89. Call Ruth 5 p.m. during school year, Every Thurs., 1-2 p.m., Plumas NA, 6:00 p.m., 260 County Bright, 836-1454 or Jackie Quincy library community Crisis Center, 591 Main St., Hospital Road, Courthouse Lucky, 836-2232. meeting room, 445 Jackson St. Quincy Call 283-5515. Annex - Orchard House. AA, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, 283-6310. A1-Anon, 5:30 p.m., United Quincy, 282 Jackson St., Quincy. 24- American Valley Methodist Church, upstairs in Trap Shoot, I p.m., adults hour info: (877) 880-3880. Toastmasters. Every Wed., 12- I p.m., Plumas Bank Credit back. For families & friends of only. Sponsored by Quincy Administration building, 32 alcoholics. Sport Shooting Assoc., Gopher Central Ave., Quincy. (Behind Pistol shooting, sponsored by Hill site. Weather permitting. Tuesday, Aug. 26 Safeway,) For more info, Quincy Sport Shooting Assoc., 283-1145. AA meeting, noon, 260 County contact Kathy, 283-7618. Open to Gopher Hill site, every AARP, at Mountain View Hospital Road, Courthouse all interested in developing Thursday, 6 p.m., (arrive by 5:30 Manor community room, 4th Annex- Orchard House, their speaking and leadership p.m.) weather permitting. Sat., 116 Circle Dr. I p.m. New Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880- skills. Quincyshooting. members welcome. Call Greg 3880. AA meeting, noon, 260 County Boy Scouts Troop 130, 6:30 Margason, 283-0686 for more Bingo, every Tuesday, for Hospital Road, Courthouse p.m., LDS Church, 55 Bellamy info. residents of Country Villa Annex - Orchard House, Ln. Call Dale Stokes, 283-3661. Dinner at the Grange, Healthcare Center, Quincy. 2:30 Blue Star Morns, 7 p.m., Feather River Grange Hall, p.m. Sponsored by Country Quincy, 24:hour info: (877) 880- Masonic Lodge, Harbison Quincy, 4th Fridays, 5 p.m. Villa Pink Ladies. New 3880. Senior lunch, Blairsden, Street, Quincy. until food is gone. Fundraiser volunteers needed. Call Betty noon, Mohawk Community Out & About in Quincy. 3rd to restore the building. Call Hoskins, 283-1616. Thursdays (Sept.-May), 9 a.m. 283-2782 or 283-2930. Overeaters Anonymous Resource Center. Call 836-0446 in the conference room of the meeting, 5 p.m., 260 County for reservations. Hospital Road, Courthouse Grief Group, Community Quincy Library For more Saturday, Aug. 23 United Methodist Church. Join information Mary Weddle, 283- Annex- Orchard House, 5351. NA, noon, 260 County Hospital Quincy, Pastor Donna at noon to begin Lions Club, 1st & 3rd Road, Courthouse Annex - NA, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, or continue the process of Thursdays, noon, Moon's Orchard House. Quincy 282 Jackson St., Quincy. healing. Open to everyone. Call Restaurant, Quincy Call 283- AA, 6 p.m. 260 County Hospital Bible Study. (King James the church office, 283-1740, for 0495. Road, Courthouse Annex - version) 7-8 p.m., Church of more info. Second Horizon Club, Orchard House. Quincy, 24- Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Quincy Community Supper, Veteran's Hall, 1 p.m. 1st & 3rd hour info: (877) 880-3880. Saints, 55 Bellamy Lane, 6 p.m. every Wed, United Thurs. Dukes of Plumas Cribbage Quincy. Open to all. Bibles Methodist Church. Free. Juvenile Justice Gang. Meet 10:30 a.m., start available. Call 530-953-7790 for AA, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, Commission, noon, every 3rd play 11 a.m., every Saturday at more info. 282 Jackson St., Quincy. 24- Thurs., 1446 E. Main, Quincy. Mr. Tomba, Cromberg. League of Women Voters,hour info: (877) 880-3880. Open to public. Vikki Tuck, fourth Tues., 6 p.m. Quincy Elks meeting, Elks Lodge, 283-1136, for more info. library meeting room. Sept. Hwy 70, E. Quincy, social 5:30 VFW - Kenneth M. Hayes Sunday, Aug. 24 thru Julzu. Cull z83-048o IDt p.m.; dinner 6:ao p.m.; racctin$ Post 3825, Veterans Hall, NA, noon, 260 County Hospital more info. 7:30 p.m.; 2nd & 4th Wed. Lawrence St., Quincy. 5:30 pro. Road, Courthouse Annex- Post Commander Robert Orchard House. Quincy Turcotte, 283-3704. NA, 5 p.m., women only, 260 Wednesday, Aug. 27 People 1st, self-advocacy for County Hospital Road, Baby Bounce Story Time. people with developmental Courthouse Annex - Orchard Infants 0 to 24 months, disabilities. Round Table Pizza, House. Quincy Wednesdays 10 a.m., Plumas Quincy, Social time: 4-5:30 p.m.; County Library Quincy meeting, 5:30-7 p.m. Cost for branch. 445 Jackson St. pizza. 3rd Thurs. M onday, Aug. 2 4 Preschool Storytime. Stories, Quincy Crazy Quilters, 3rd Soroptimist International songs, crafts and games. 10:30 Thurs., 6 p.m., Plumes Bank of Quincy, noon to 1 p.m. credit admin building, 32 - "ei !l ooi ,s restaurant, Central Ave., Quincy Business NA meeting, noon, 260 County meeting, quilting demo or Hospital Road, Courthouse activity, show & tell, Annex- Orchard House, refreshments: Call 283-2875. LAKE LEVELS CHURCHES Calvary Chapel Quincy 283-4463. 1953 E. Main, Mill Creek Shopping Center, E. Quincy. Christian Life Fellowship Meadow Valley Community 283-4259, 48 Cemetery Rd, Meadow Valley, office: 353 Jackson St, #100, Quincy Our Savior Lutheran LAST WEEK'S Lake Almanor *Elevation283-0345, 317 First St., E. Quincy. 283-2546: Church & High Sts., Quincy. TEMPERATURES tCurrent 4,480.61 Christ the King Episcopal - 1 Year Ago 4,483.01 283-0254 545 Lawrence St. Seventh-Day Adventist Date High Low Precip Snow Aug. 1187 52 .07 -- Lake Almanor **Capacity Quincy. 310-2042 or 283-3092, 2333 Pine St., Aug. 1285 53 .04 -- 1Current 801,753 Quincy. Aug. 1377 45 .... 1 Year Ago 859,469 Church of Christ 283-1191, 152 E. Jackson St., Springs of Hope Christian Aug. 1481 45 .... , Aug 15 86 46 .. Bucks Lake ElevationQuincy. Fellowship ' 4 "" 1Current 5,134 75 Pete, 283-1613, or John, 927-7626, Aug. 1689 5 .... " Church of Jesus Christ of 59 Bell Ln., Quincy. Aug. 1790 43 -- 1 Year Ago 5,142.43Latter Day Saints Total precipitation, July 1,2014, to date: Bucks Lake **Capacity 283-2170, 55 Bellamy Ln., Quincy. St. John's Catholic Church 1.52" precip; snow 0" tCurrent 67,400 Community United Methodist 283-0890, 176 Lawrence St., Quincy. , 1 Year Ago 79,934 This date 2013: 0" precip, 0' snow. 283-1740, 282 Jackson St., Quincy, Starlight Missionary Baptist 2013-14 t0tals: 21.91"total precip, 7' snow. *Elevation above sea level in ft 283-1505, 171 Redburg Ave., Quincy. 2012-13: 37.93" total precip' 23.75" snow. , ...... " * . ' ~torage m acre n. tweather year is July 1 to June 30) 1"Aug. 18, 2014 First Baptist. 283-1160, 74 Reese Truth Tabernacle of Quincy, St.,Quincy. 260-8006, 2205 East Main St., Compiled by Ron Trumbo Aug. 18,2013 facebook.coWfirstbaptistquincy Quincy. Weather Forecast for Quincy ]1 Earthquake Repol August 7-13, 201 Wednesday, Aug. 20 j Thursday, Aug. 21 I Friday, Aug.22 / By'.Char/es P. Watson, Californ ~rofessiona/Geoloq.~ Sunrise 6:23-Sunset 7:56 Sunrise 6:24--Sunset 7:54 Sunrise 6:25--Sunset 7:53 / I _ I ~~_~ Esaw~ahquake I I ~ ............ 'l swarm in | / il ,.= l I NWN.evada I I 4:59a.m. ,,_ ~,~t ,L. I continues: I .... \11 \ I Bumpy +18 events I I ,e,,=g 2-... :, I " ---" ''" ( .'~""~ Susanville i~lL/ 87.Sunny' with a high near ' 86.STuhnny' with~a high near 87 /sunny,with a high near / ~( ,f--~~" -- t~ r : I x,x I . I ,&./ (Quincy. Po~ola "~jl,~ti~ ;/12 I \ --%,, I Rene Wednesday Night: Y 'g: I / I /__ _, TruaeeAi_.,i Mostly clear, with a low Mostly clear, with a low Friday Night: Mostly / Carson Qty gl0' around 51. around 50. clear, low around 50. I " ~ r" .,,IIlP%L / W.S -- Saturday, Aug. 23 Sunday, Aug. 24 Monday, Aug. 25 ~ ~. Sunrise 6:26--Sunset 7:51 t Sunrise 6:27--Sunset 7:50 Sunrisea,IjW~6:28--Sunset 7:48 l/ ...... month period. The last major quiescence ~ period was between February and August / Z011 when during a 27-week period, 16 registered singel digits. Regional seismic- The number of earthquakes in ity was uncommonly quiet between Northeastern California declined sub- August 2004 - March 2007 when single- stantially from the previous week, post- digit levels occurred more than half of ing a scant pair of events. It was the few- the time. Typical background activity for Sunny, with a high near Sunny, with a high near Sunny, with a high near est number since April 2011 when only this region is between 10-20 events. 88. I 88. I 88. j three quakes were recorded. Single digit No M 2 activity was recorded for only I I g,26 l activity has nly ccurred three times this the secnd time since the CanyndamJI year and four times since the moderately quake. The last time was 2 weeks ago. Sunri 6:29-Sunset 7:47 strong Canyondam M 5.7 earthquake in The earthquake swarm in northern / May 2013. Prior to that earthquake, activi- Washoe County waned significantly as ,,~, . ' . ty this low occurred 12 times in the 12 only 18 events were recorded. Saturday Night: Mostly Sunday Night: Most clear, low around 49. I clear, low around 50. I ~ J Sweetheart of the Mountains Portola's Rachel Wehrman is named Sweetheart of the Mountains 2014 after winning the competition at the i Plumes-Sierra County Fair on Aug. 13. Wehrman garnered nearly $4,OOO in her fundraising efforts, conducted survival '=kill'= for her t=lent and an$wcrcd o question about the best thing that's ever happened to her to demonstrate the poise portion of the competition. Wehrman was also voted Miss Congeniality by her four fellow competitors. Photo by Laura Beaton ni Scott Lawson Plumas County Museum The Plumes County Museum and Old West historian Lee Dummel are joining forces to present a historical accounts and firearms exhibit fundraiser Saturday, Aug. 23. The presentation will show the guns used on the Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804 - 06); the Fremont and Kit Carson Expedition through Tehama and Shasta counties, including the first Indian massacre north of the Lessen Rancho in 1846; the Hensley i fight with the Yana Indians ................... : in 1844 near Cow Creek; andKit Carson is just one of the the emigrant migration to the Old West explorers and : West during the years 1843- gunfighters whose guns will , 1855. be featured in an exhibit and ', The presentation will be historical account at the offered by Dummel, a county museum Saturday, member of the Aug. 23, at 2 p.m. Photo ,~ Oregon-California Trails courtesy Plumas County Museum ~, Association, Trails West and Indian Wars Historian of the 1800s, and a collector and 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23. exhibitor of 19th-century Refreshments will be firearms, provided and donations are It will take place at the appreciated. Plumes County Museum, 500 For more information call : J kson St. in Quincy, at 283-6320. D " ..........' Up-to-the-minute ',, ' ,, forecast and road ,' conditions at " We can assist with all ~ J your building needs - from plans to the fmished product ~ ......... ~i ~ ~ii~, .......... ~, ~: " i , > )1 SINCE 1984 (530) 283-2035 P.O. Box 1369 QUINCY, CA 95971 I Lic. #453927 Earthquake Re )ort August 7-13. 201z By: Charles P. Watson, California Professional Geo/oqist No. 7818 ,,~ t! ~,'~'~'!'' Advanced Geologic Exploration, Inc. Scientists of the Earth 180 Main St. P.O. Box 1956 Chester CA 96020 * (530) 258-4228 Helpinq miners and prospectors realize their fortunes for over 20 Ye,~rs!