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12B Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012 Bulletin, Record, Progressive, Reporter Thu, Aug. 23 Chester: Poker Tournament, 6:30 p.m Almanor Fundraiser for Seneca Long-Term Care. Bowling Center. Prattville: DUE TO CHIPS FIRE EVACUATION, CALL FOR EVENT STATUS. Doggie Day on the Deck, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m Carol's Cafc~ & West Shore Dell. Dog-friendly lunch supports the Seneca Hospital Long Term Care Facility Activity Fund. Includes special dog menu. Quincy: Quincy Certified Farmers Market, 4:30 - 7:30 p.m corner of Church and Main streets. Features local, regional farmers, arti- sans, live entertainment by Andrew and Che. Runs through Sept. 13. For information: Feather River College Night, Main Street. Small businesses pro- mote goods, services to students, community. Sponsored by Quincy Merchants, FRC SIFE. For information: Scott Cash, 283- 9809. Thu - Sat, Aug. 23 - 25 Chester: Grebe Project planning meeting involving trips to Lake Almanor and Eagle Lake. Organized by David Arsenault. Plumas Audubon will host representatives from Audubon California and other chapters working on grebes at Clear Lake, Thermoli- to Forebay, Klamath Lake, in addition to work at Almanor and Eagle Lake. Fri - Sun, Aug. 24 - 26 Quincy: "Hermes," a play by Bennett Fisher, at the West End Theatre, Friday and Saturday, doors open at 6 p.m. for 7:30 curtain; Sun- day, doors open at 1 p.m. for 2 p.m. matinee. Tickets: $12 for adults, $10 for seniors (60+) and students (with ID); available at Alley Cat Caf~ or online at 4x4 vehicles. Volunteers help with drainage construction, rock work, brush removal, general maintenance; work between 7,200 and 8,600 feet, with hike of two - four miles. No experi- ence necessary; everyone welcome, including kids Breakfast bagels, sack !unches, tools, trail guidance, barbecue, beverages provided. Bring gloves, work boots/shoes, layers, day pack, sun protection, eye protection, insulated cup, packable lunch con- tainers. For information: Sierra City (Sierra County): Art reception, 4 - 7 p.m Sierra City Fine Arts Gallery at 231 Main St. Artists present to discuss their work and answer ques- tions, refreshments sewed. For information: 862-1188, sierraci- Music at the Mine summer concert at Historic Kentucky Mine. Featuring Bourgeois Gypsies. Show starts 7:30 p.m costs $10. Pre-show barbecue starts 6:30, costs $15. For information, tick- ets: sierracountyhistory.o'rg, 862-1310. Sloat: 2012 Ride-A-Thon fundraiser, registration begins 9 a.m Marie Anderson's arena at 1217 Sloat Road. Benefits Horses Unlimit- ed Inc. Ride leaves 10 a.m lunch follows at Sloat Towne Hall. Guest meal tickets available. Prizes for highest pledges. All safety, trail etiquette rules apply; no dogs; boots and helmets required. For information, ride packet: Lauren, Holly or Donnal, 836-4551. Sun, Aug. 26 Chester: 70th anniversary celebration, Chester Wesleyan Church at cor- ner of Frost and Gay streets. Service at 11 a.m barbecue at 12:30 p.m. All are invited. Lake Almanor: Bandshell concert, 7 - 9 p.m Lake Almanor Country Club. Fea- turing Lisa Haley and the Zydekats. $10 per carload for non- LACC residents; use the Clifford Gate. Fri, Aug. 24 Wed, Aug. 29 Beckwourth: Graeagle: Certified Farmers Market, 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m Sierra Valley Live music at the Millpond, 6 - g p.m Graeagle Outpost on Farms at 1329 County Road A23. Every Friday through Septem- Highway 89 next to the Millpond Local groups, bands perform bet. This week features artisan market. Chef demonstration by free live shows every Wednesday through September Food, Guy Frenette, of Moody's Catering, at noon. For information: desserts available for purchase. For information: Nancy Degger,, 832-0114. 836-1856. Graeagle: Friday Night Barbecue from 5 - 8 p.m. at the Thu, Aug. 30 Catpine Elks Lodge at 71292 Highway 70. For additional infor- Quincy: marion, call Kathryn at832-0951 or email kjmore- Quincy Certified Farmers Market, 4:30 = 7:30 p.m comer of Church and Main streets. Features local, regional farmers, arti- sans, live entertainment. Runs through Sept. 13. For informa- Quincy: tion: Artist's Opening Reception, 5 - 7 p.m Capitol Arts Center at 525 Main St. Featuring Mary Jane Bagshaw, Sylvia Smith, Bar- bara Ricau MacArthur with nature scenes in oils, pastels, wa- tercolors. Music by Robert Drake. For information: Plumas Arts, 283-3402. Quincy: Sat, Aug. 25 Canyon Dam: DUE TO CHIPS FIRE EVACUATION, CALL FOR EVENT STATUS. Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, registration 7:30 a.m Canyon Dam boat launch. Non-competRive 5K walk raises money for American Cancer Society. For information: Lisa Phillips, 258-3279. Graeagle: Elks Bingo, 1 - 4 p.m. at the Calpine Elks Lodge at 71292 Highway 70. For additional information, call Kathryn at 832-0951. Greenville: Greenville Farmers Market, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m Lupines on High- way 89. For vendor information: 284-1973 or vick- indian Valley cultures Day HAS BEEN MOVED TO SEPT. 8. Museum Block Party, 6 p.m Cy Hall Memorial Museum. Drinks, hors d'oeuvres, prize drawing for painting by Nansi Bohne. For information: Mavis Smith, 284-7969. Lassen Volcanic National Park: "A Passion for Lassen," Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center near Mineral. includes a barbecue dinner catered by Robbie Clearie of Clearie's in Redding, live music, silent and live auctions. Lassen Park Foundation fundraiser for park programs. Auction items are listed at For information, to attend event: 378-2600,, Fri - Sun, Aug. 31 - Sept. 2 Quincy: "Hermes," a play by Bennett Fisher, at the West End Theatre, Friday and Saturday, doOrs open at 6 p.m. for 7:30 curtain; Sun- day, doors open at 1 p.m. for 2 p.m. matinee. Tickets: $12 for adults, $10 for seniors (60+) and students (with ID); available at Alley Cat Caf~ or online at Fri, Aug. 31 Beckwourth: Certified Farmers Market, 10 alm. - 2:30 p.m sierra Valley Farms at 1329 County Road A23. Every Friday through Septem- ber. Chef demonstrations held at noon. For information: Ro-, 832-0114. Fri - Sun, Aug. 31 - Sept. 2 Graeagle: Annual Antiques & Collectibles Faire; Fri. noon - 6 p.m Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m Sun. 10 a.m. -4 p.m.; Graeagle Firehall at 7620 Highway 89. For more information: Audrey, 836-6811. Greenville: Flea market, Way Station spacei 284-6018. parking lot. For information, vendor Sat, Sept. 1 Blairsden: Pancake Breakfast- Plumas Eureka Volunteer Fire Department from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Plumas Eureka Fire House at 200 Lundy Lane in Plumes Pines. For additional information, call Sue Carrera at 836-2050 or Chester: Cowboy poetry show, 6:30 - 8 p.m Almanor Recreation Cen- ter at 290 Meadowbrook Loop. Plumas County Museum pre- sents Academy of Western Artists "Cowboy Poet of the Year" Larry Maurice. General tickets $10, students and seniors $7.50. Fundraiser for museum For information: 283-6320, plumasmu- Quincy: Dry canning session, 9 - 11 a.m Church of Jesus Christ of Lat- ter-day Saints. Sponsored by Quincy Natural Foods Coopera- Genesee: live, Transition Quincy, LDS church. $1.25/can (includes lid, la- Open house, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m Heart K Ranch. Historical tours, bel, and oxygen absorber); No. 10 cans hold approximately information about biking, hiking, kayaking, fishing Labor Day three quart-sized cans. Pro-order bulk foods at QNF. For infor- picnickers welcome. Sponsored by Feather River Land Trust. For mation: Terri Rust, 283-0428; Nance Reed, 283-0612. information: Karen Kleven, 283-5758, Plumas Animal Welfare Society yard sale, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m Greenville: PAWS facility at 2453 E. Main St. (Highway 70). Donations help Greenville Farmers Market, 10 a,m, - 2 p,m, Lupines on High- keep cat rescue open and running, way 89. For vendor information: 284-1973 or vick- Booking signing, "Humboldt Wagon Road," 1 - 4 p.m Epilog Books, 373 W. Main St. Free. For information: call 283-BOOK Lake Almanor: (2665) or email Peninsula Fire Sirens Auxiliary yard sale, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m Penin- Sierra Buttes: sula Fire Station No. 2 at 801 Golf Club Road. Features cloth- Sierra Buttes Trail Stewardship Trail Daze, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m ing, furniture. Furniture donations accepted until Friday, Aug. meet at Packer Saddle parking area to carpool to work site in 31; contact secretary Holly Coons in the office. **To indude free or nonprofit, fundraising, educational or charity events in this calendar, email or call Ingrid Burke at 283-0800. For sporting events, including charity goff tournaments, call James Wilson at 283-0800 or email We will publish the name of the event, location, date, time and a phone number, as space permits. ill i m m m m m I, SENIOI MENU For the nutrition site in your area call: Chester, 394-7636; Quincy, 283-0643; Greenville, ~284-6608; Portola, 832-4173 (call day before to make reservation); Blairsden, 836- 0446 (Wednesdays only). |Suggested lunch donation price is $2.50. One guest may accompany each senior, LN mandatory charge. U U n ~ ~ m m m m mm m mmm n Monday, August 27 Turkey salad with wild rice and mandarin oranges, leaf lettuce, whole grain roll, berry pie Tuesday, August 28 Swiss steak/tomatoes, baked potato, swiss chard, hot roll, sliced watermelon Wednesday, August 29 Juice, roast chicken, summer n n ~ ~ ~11 squash, tossea green saiaa, ww dinner roll, apricots m Thursday, August 30 Stuffed green pepper, car- rot/raisin salad, bran muffin, | fruit cup Friday, August 31 Tuna casserole, petite peas, | red & green grapes, ice cream | Everyone is a winnerat the fair. This photo by Maggie Hennessy Taylor was a first-prize winner. Photo courtesy Plumas Arts olce winners annou The judges judged, but the people also had their say at the Art Barn during the Plumas-Sierra County Fair. Each year the most coveted awards are chosen by the folks who attend the fair and take the time to cast ballots for their favorites in a variety of categories. People's Choice award win- ners are: One World's Creative Learning, Children's Arts and Crafts, "Recycled Collage"; Rachael Hanna, Ju- nior/Senior High Arts and Photography, pen and ink drawing,"Hadessa"; green ribbon and a cash Barbara Burge, Adult award contributed by Plumas Amateur Arts & Crafts, papier Arts. milch6 mask, "The Beast"; Plumas Arts coordinated a Sahoni English, Adult Ama- massive volunteer effort to ac- teur Photography, cept, hang and docent the Art "Seascape"; Barn for the duration of the Marc Beaulieu, Profession- fair. Plumas Arts is al Arts & Crafts Division, wal- extremely grateful to the nut wine cabinet, also Best of dozens of volunteers and Show; and artists who make the Art Sandy Howell, Professional Barn possible. Plumas Arts Photography, "My Marbles could not do it without them. Found." Plumas Unified School In addition to the honor of District art teacher and being selected for a People's Plumas Arts board member Choice award, each winnerDanielle DeBoever was the receives a beautiful gold and 2012 Art Barn coordinator. Republican Women to meet Thursday The Plumas County Repub- co-founded ROAR (Reclaim-with speakers to follow. Join lican Women Federated ing our American Rights) to PCRWF at Grizzly Grill (PCRWF) will hold its August fight Agenda 21 locally and for garden salad with grilled meeting Thursday, Aug. 23, raise awareness about thechicken breast, fresh bread at The Grizzly Grill Restau- threat to private property and dessert; cost is $15. rant inBlairsden, rights and national sover- For reservations, call The guest speaker will be eignty of Agenda 21. Marlene Nelson at 836o1547 Judi Caler of Nevada City The business meeting willas soon as possible. who discovered the United beginat 10:45a.m. withlunch Everyone is welcome to Nation's Agenda 21. 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