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lea Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015 Feather River Bulletin WEEKLY GATHERINGS, MEETINGS AND CLUBS Thursday, Aug. 27 Plumas County Republi- Sunday, Aug. 30 Preschool Storytime. Sto- "Window Between can Women, 4th Thurs. NA, noon, 260 County Hospi-ries, songs, crafts and Worlds" Workshops. De- lunch, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Loca- tal Road, courthouse Annex games. 10:30 a.m., Commu- signed to use art as a heal- tions change monthly - Orchard House. Quincy nity Meeting Room, Quincy March to November. Call Library, 445 Jackson St. For ing tool. 11 am -12 pm. NA, 5 p.m., women only, 260 Plumas Rural Services, 711 Marlene Nelson, 836-1547. County Hospital Road, information, call the library 283-6310. E. Main St., Quincy For Spaghetti Feed. All you can Courthouse Annex - Or- American Valley Toast- more info, Beth or Stacie, eat. 5:30-8 p.m. Quincy Elkschard House. Quincy 283-5675. Lodge, Hwy 70, East Quincy masters. Every Wed., 12-1 For advance tickets, Ran- p.m., Plumas Bank Credit AA, noon, 260 County Hospi- chito Motel, 283-2265. Last Administration building; 32 tal Road, Courthouse Annex Monday, Aug. 31 Thursday of each month. Central Ave., Quincy (Be- - Orchard House. Quincy. 24- Soroptimist International hind Safeway) For more hour info: (877) 880-3880. of Quincy, noon to 1 p.m. info, contact Kathy, 283-7618. Quincy Cribbage Group. Moon's restaurant. AA meeting, noon, 260 Every Thurs., 12:30 sharp. Friday, Aug. 28 NA meeting, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Come early and have lunch. AA, noon, 260 County Hospi- County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- Round Table Pizza. No dues tat Road, Courthouse Annex Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House, Quincy 24- or fees. - Orchard House. Quincy 24- chard House, Quincy. hour info: (877) 880-3880. Women's Support Group, hour info: (877) 880-3880. Rotary Club, Mineral Senior lunch, Blairsden, Every Thurs., 1-2 p.m., NA, 6:00 p.m., 260 County Building, fairgrounds, noon. noon, Mohawk Community Plumas Crisis Center, 591 Hospital Road, Courthouse Call 283-2127. Resource Center. Call 836- Main St., Quincy. Call 283- Annex- Orchard House. Boy Scout Troop 151, 0446 for reservations. 5515. Quincy Mon., 6 p.m. Scoutmaster Grief Group, Community A1-Anon, 5:30 p.m., United AARP, at Mountain View Jan Jensen, 283-2209 for loca- United Methodist Church. Methodist Church, upstairs Manor community room, tion. Join Pastor Donna at noon in back. For families & 4th Sat., 116 Circle Dr. I p.m. Duplicate Bridge. Every to begin or continue the friends of alcoholics. New members welcome. Call Monday, 6:30 p.m., Resource NA, 6:00 p.m., 260 County Greg Margason, 283-0686 for Center, Blairsden, corner of process of healing. Open to Hospital Road, Orchard more info. hwys 70 and 89. Call Ruth everyone. Call the church of- House. Quincy Dinner at the Grange, Bright, 836-1454 or Jackie fice, 283-1740, for more info. Boy Scouts Troop 130, 6:30 Feather River Grange Hall, Lucky, 836-2232. Interfaith worship. Open p.m., LDS Church, 55 Bel- Quincy, 4th Fridays, 5 p.m. AA, 7 p.m., Methodist to all beliefs. 1:15-2:30 p.m., lamy Ln. Call Dale Stokes, until food is gone. Church, 282 Jackson St., Mountain View Manor, 283-3661. Fundraiser to restore the Quincy 24-hour info: (877) Quincy Blue Star Morns, 7 p.m., building. Call 283-2782 or 880-3880. Quincy Community Sup- Masonic Lodge, Harbison 283-2930. per, 6 p.m. every Wed., United Methodist Church. Street, Quincy Free. Tourism Council. 9 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 1 AA, 7 p.m., Methodist Moon's Restaurant. All wel- Saturday, Aug. 29 AA meeting, noon, 260 Church, 282 Jackson St., come. 4th Thursdays. NA, noon, 260 County Hospi- County Hospital Road, Quincy 24-hour info: (877) Explorer Post 81, Quincy tal Road, Courthouse Annex Courthouse Annex - Or- 880-3880. Volunteer Fire Dept. Ex- - Orchard House. Quincy chard House, Quincy 24- Country dance lessons. plorer Program, meets 2nd AA, 6 p.m. 260 County Hos- hour info: (877) 880-3880. Feather River Grange, and 4th Thursdays. For info pital Road, Courthouse NA, 7 p.m., Methodist Quincy, across from CHP on call Sarah Anderson, 530- Annex- Orchard House. Church, 282 Jackson St., 276-1503. Quincy 24-hour info: (877) Quincy Hwy 70. 7 p.m. $3 adults, $2 Plumas Alcohol, Tobacco 880-3880. Bible Study. (King James college students (18 and and Other Drug Coalition. Dukes of Plumas Crib- version) 7-8 p.m., Church of over). No partner required. Focused on reducing alco- bage Gang. Meet 10:30 a.m., Jesus Christ of Latter-Day International Order of hol, tobacco and other drug start play 11 a.m., every Sat- Saints, 55 Bellamy Lane, Rainbow Girls, 7 p.m., Ma- problems in Plumas County urday at Mt. Tomba, Quincy. Open to all. Biblessonic Temple, 1st & 3rd Wed. 4th Thursdays, I p.m., Court- Cromberg. available. Call 530-953-7790 house Annex, Quincy for more info. plumasatodcoalition@yahoo | ! .com. I +, +"% | I l'~.~Ed so much more is Nst To update information on this page, contact Eva at the Feather River Bulletin, 283-0800. email typesetting@plumasnews.corn Wednesday, Sept. 2 Baby Bounce Story Time. Infants 0 to 24 months, Wednesdays 10 a.m., Plumas County Library Quincy branch. 445 Jackson St. Date Aug. 17 Aug, 18 Aug. 19 Aug. 20 Aug. 21 Aug. 22 Aug. 23 1 AWAY CHURCHES LAST WEEK'S LAKE LEVELS calvary Chapel Quincy 283-4463. 1953 E. Main, Mill Creek TEMPERATU RES Shopping Center, E. Quincy. High Low Precip SnowLake Almanor *Elevation tCurrent 4,479.3Christian Life Fellowship 97 41 .... 1 YearAgo 4,480.11 283-0345, 317 First St., E. Quincy. 98 45 -- 94 47 .... Lake Almanor **Capacity Christ the King Episcopal 91 47 .... "]Current 771,310 283-0254, 545 Lawrence St., 90 44 .... 1 Year Ago 790,079 Quincy. christthekingquincy.org 93 44 .... Bucks Lake *Elevation Church of Christ 90 46 .... "]Current 5,139.5 283-1191, 152 E. Jackson St., Total precipitation, July 1, to date: 1 Year Ago 5,134.68Quincy. 0.41" precip; snow 0" This date 2014: 1.52" precip; 0" snow. 2014-15 totals: 32.89" precip; 6" snow. 2013-14 totals: 21.91" precip; 7" snow. 2012-13 totals: 37.93" precip; 23.75" snow. (Weather year is July 1 to June 30) Compiled by Run Trumbo Weather Wednesday, Aug. 26 Sunrise 6:29-Sunset 7:47 Sunny, with a high near 89. Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Bucks Lake **Capacity 1Current 75,123 1 Year Ago 67,287 *Elevation above sea level in ft. **Storage in acre ft. tAug. 23, 2015 Aug. 25, 2014 Forecast Thursday, Aug. 27 Sunrise 6:30--Sunset 7:46 Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Saturday, Aug. 29 Sunrise 6:32--Sunset 7:43 Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Sunday, Aug. 30 Sunrise 6:33--Sunset 7:41 Slight chance of rain be- Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. for Quincy Friday, Aug. 28 Sunrise 6:31 --Sunset 7:44 Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Friday Night: A slight chance of rain after 11 pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Monday, Aug. 31 Sunrise 6:33--Sunset 7:39 t, with a high near 79. " Advanced Geologic Exploration, Inc. ,,~ c IloC ~" Scientists of the Earthr~ 180 Main St. P.O. Box 1956 Chester CA 96020 (530) 258-4228 m n H Celebrating 10 years with the Feather Publishing Co pa y.. ~uesaay, ~ept. t Sunrise 6:34--Sunset 7:49 fore 11am. Mostly sunny,~ Full Moon Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, low around 45. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 283-2170, 55 Bellamy In., Quincy. Community United Methodist 283-1740, 282 Jackson St., Quincy, quincymethodist.org First Baptist. 283-1160, 74 Reese St., Quincy. fbcquincy.org. facebook.com/firstbaptistquincy 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. quincylutheran.org Seventh-Day Adventist 310-2042 or 283-3092, 2333 Pine St., Quincy. Springs of Hope Christian Fellowship Pete, 283-1613, oi 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. 11:13 a.m. 8/14 1.7 5:04 p.m. 8115 11:51 a.m. 1.6 2:25 p.m. 8/13 2.0 11:01 a.m. 8/13 1.8 7:54 a.m. 8/17 / spot NY Gold (8/21): $1160/OZ~ L 2.6 1:18 p.m. 1.2 9:09 a.m. 8/17 5:43 p.m. 8/18 8/18 Data Source: NCEDC and UNRSL It was another elevated seismic week as the number of earthquakes remained at the 30 quake-per-week level for the second consecutive week, and above 20 quakes for the seventh straight week. It was the first time activity has had back- to-back 30 quakes since the Lassen Peak swarm in November last year. The earthquake swarm near Mineral continued for the third straight week, producing nine events, including one as large as M L0. Twenty-nine quakes have been recorded in the sequence. A seven-event series close to the junction of Highways 32 and 36 included three in the M 2 range. The largest mea- sured M 2.5 and all of them happened in a four-hour window beginning at 10:19 a.m. on August 13. Two quakes measuring M 2.6 and M 2.4 occurred at Canyondam and both hap- pened within a 30 minute window begin- ning at 1:18 p.m. on August 17. Both were locally felt. The largest of four aftershocks to a M 3.5 in NM last week measured M2.4. With summer drawing to a church's job to mark and bless close, four local congregations these moments in our lives will gather together to bless and in our children's lives," the backpacks of students and warren shares. educators returning to school Involving youth in church at a Worship in the Park services is something that Service this Sunday, Aug. 30, each of the clergy support at the Rotary Pavilion at wholeheartedly. Pioneer Park at 10 a.m. "Children should While the service is being participate in worship, it planned by the congregations should not be an of Christ the King Episcopal entertainment experience," Church, Community United Pastor Kendrah Fredricksen Methodist Church, Our Savior of Our Savior Lutheran Lutheran Church and Church explains. "Worship is Starlight Baptist Church, all supposed to be a participatory members of the community experience for all involved. are invited and welcome to That's how children (and participate in the service, adults) learn to be a part of the The joint Worship in the Christian community." Park service has been a The start of the school year hallmark of the summer can sometimes be an anxious months here in Quincy, and time for students and the service expanded this caregivers. summer to include members "My prayer for children as of the Starlight Baptist they start the new school year congregation, is that they will always see "I think it's wonderful!" one another for who they are says Father Matt Warren, beyond their attire and Vicar of Christ the King. "We whether (or not) they are come from different wearing the latest fashions," traditions, but together we are says Pastor Donna Wood, one church. You are never Pastor of Community United baptized as a Lutheran or a Methodist Church. Methodist; we are only Fredricksen echoes that baptized as Christians. Our sentiment, "I hope they can traditions highlight different make friends and have expressions of that faith, but teachers who try hard to we are all called to be understand them and their witnesses to God's love in the individual needs. I hope that world." those children who have The service is followed by a special needs will find an potluck luncheon, which adult advocate that can help fosters fellowship and them with their problems." collaboration between As it turns out, those members of the different advocates might be the congregations, members of the clergy "It's wonderful to see themselves. Each can parishioners who do so much regularly be seen volunteering for our community in classrooms, and are understand that their common regularly seen around the work is often the product of Quincy elementary school their faith," added Warren. campus. One such common concern "I try to be at all of the shared by members of all the student programs, especially parishes is young people. With for the younger grades schools in Quincy starting the whenever I can," says Wood. following day, a special part of With the school year the service has been dedicated beginning, the clergy of the to bless the backpacks of all Worship in the Park hope that students and educators as students and their families they prepare for a new year of know and understand that the school, individual churches are there Students, educators and to support them in any way school administrators are all they can. invited to bring their "That's why I got into this backpack or briefcase to the business," says Warren with a service. The bags will all be smile. "I became a priest to be blessed, and each will receive able to bless stuff. I want to a small token of that blessing remind people that God loves to take to school, them and is present in our "As pastors, we are called to lives all the time. It is a hallow life's transitions -- privilege to bless backpacks births, weddings, deaths -- and have the church be a but the start of each school small part of a very exciting year is an important week for students and their milestone, and it's the families." Welcome back! Welcome to the 2015-2016 school year! I am excited to return as your Principal and look forward to working together to do many wonderful things for students this year. We are fortunate to have dedicated teachers, involved parents and hardworking students that all combine to make for a positive place to teach and learn. New staff I'd like to introduce you to our new 5th grade teacher, Ms. Read. Ms. Read takes the place of Ms. Casalnuovo, who has taken a position in our district as an instructional coach. Ms. Read comes to us after having been at Quincy High School and looks forward to working with fifth grade students. Class Lists and Family Movie Night Class lists will be posted on the front door of QES on Friday, August 28th at 4:00. Plan on staying for family movie night at 6:00 featuring "Home." AR Reading There is still time to complete your AR reading and quizzes at the public library for the summer! The deadline is Friday, August 28th. TK/Kindergarten Orientation Please join us on Aug. 27 at 6 p.m. for our TK/Kindergarten orientation at Pioneer. Parents and students can come, meet their teacher and check out the classroom. Construction Update If you've driven by school this summer, you've noticed quite a bit of work going on around campus. If you remember last year we closed down the third wing of our campus. I'm pleased to say that the wing now has a brand new roof and is safe for students and staff. Along with the roof project came numerous upgrades to our campus including the renovation of the student restroom near the playground, new cement work and a new parking lot on the west end of the upper terrace. While most of the work will be completed Prior to school starting, there will continue to be work done, primarily on the upper terrace parking lot. I'll be working closely with our custodial and maintenance staff to ensure a safe environment for our students August 8/27 TK/Kindergarten Orientation, 6:00-7:00, Pioneer 8/28 Class lists posted at QES, 4:00 8/28 Family Movie Night "Home", 6:00 8/31 First day of school! September 9/2 Music Night -- come rent an instrument 9/4 Coffee with the Principal, 8:30 a.m. 9/4 Online re-registration due 9/7 No School -- Labor Day 1 f