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14B Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015 Bulletin, Record, Progressive, Reporter Portola: Portola Branch of Plumas County Library will hold story time for kids, 10:30 -11:30 a.m. This week's theme: Lambs, Sheep and Ranching. Quincy: "Price Right" lab screening, comprehensive lab screenings for less at Pumas District Hospital Laboratory, 1065 Bucks Lake Rd., 7:30 a.m.- 4 p.m. A physician order is required. For information: 283-2121. Thu SEPT. 10 Greenville: History Night at the Museum, 7 - 8:30 p.m., City Hall Memorial Museum. Information on 1960s presented. For information: 284-0927. Quincy: Words & Music Quincy, Patti's Thunder Caf6, 557 Lawrence St., 7 p.m. Featuring writer Delaine Fragnoli. $3 at the door. Sponsored by Plumas Arts, 283-3402 or plumasarts.org. Plumas County Fire Safe Council holds monthly meetings to learn about fire safety. This month's meeting will be at Plumas County Planning and Building Services office, 555 Main Street in Quincy, from 9 - 11 a.m. Chamber of Commerce meeting, second Thursday each month at Express Coffee Shop. Meetings begin 7:30 a.m. to discuss the latest news, projects. Express Coffee Shop, 2061 E. Main St. For information: 283-0188. Chester: Taco night, 5:30 - 7 p.m., Lake Almanor Elks Lodge, 164 Main St. $8 per person. Greenhorn: Friday night barbecue, 5 - 8:30 p.m., Greenhorn Creek Guest Ranch, 2116 Greenhorn Ranch Road. All-you-can-eat ribs and chicken, bonfire sing-along with s'mores, wagon rides, horseshoe tournament, horseback rides, swimming. Salmon, veggie kabobs available with advance notice. Runs weekly through September. For information: 283-0930. Quincy: Plumas Audubon Society is sponsoring live music with Chico singe~-songwriter Pat Hull hosted by California Sister Nursery at Feather River Hot Springs, Hwy 70, east of Twain; 7 p.m. For information: (925) 783-2913. Chester: 29th annual Street Rod Extravaganza hosted by Almanor Recreation and Park District. Opens with Mountain High Dance Party at the Almanor Recreation Center Fri. night, Car show Sat. For information: 258-2562 or arpd01 @frontier.com. Blairsden: Fermentation class with Heidi Rose, 1 - 4 p.m. Learn how to make delicious and nutritious fermented vegetables such as kombucha, water kefir, and kvass at home. Sliding scale $I0-$40, or 3 Community Connections time credits. No one turned away for lack of funds. RSVP required. For information: 836-0446. Calpine: Fifth annual Calpine marketplace, Highway 89, north of Truckee, south of Graeagle. Arts, crafts, food, produce, classic cars. BBQ, beer and wine garden, live music and raffle! Dunk tank to "Dunk important local officials." Sponsored by nonprofit Calpine Improvement Association. Funds go toward maintenance and beautification of Calpine Community Center building, public park and scholarships. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. For information: Paula, 994-3610 or Ginny: 616-1901. Downieville: Antique Bottles and Collectibles Show and Sale, early lookers 8 - 10 a.m., Free beginning 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Free drawing with ticket. Downieville School gym, Hwy 49. For information: Rick and Cherry Simi 289-3659 or ricksimi@att.net. Greenville: Kid's Fishing Derby at Round Valley Reservoir Day Use Picnic Area, 3 miles west on Hideaway Rd., off Hwy. 89. Fishing contest, prizes, educational activities. 8 a.m. - noon. For information: Mt. Hough Ranger District, 283-0555. Lake Almanor: 2015 Ducks Unlimited Banquet at Lake Almanor Country Club clubhouse. Doors open 5 p.m. for games and registration; dinner, 7 p.m.; auction and drawings, 8 p.m. Menu features prime rib, potatoes, vegetables and dessert. For information: Tom Gaither, 259-5025 or Eric Rudgers, 259-3945. Sierra Hospice hosts fifth annual Good Grief Gold Tournament at the Lake AImanor West gold course, 2 - 6 p.m. $55 per person or $100 per pair. Deadline to register Sept. 6. For information: 258-3412. Quincy: Autumn Fitness Festival presented by Plumas District Hospital at Feather River College. 5K and 1 -mile Fun Run/Walk, free soccer clinic and prizes awarded. Registration fee $10, starts at 8 a.m., races start at 9 a.m., soccer clinic at 10 a.m. For information: Leann Kennedy, LKennedy@pdh.org or 283-2121, ex. 7427. Eastside Public House hosts luau themed "Whiskey & Wine" tasting. Fundraiser for the Main Street Girls Against M.S., and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society to fund research for better treatments and cure. "Hawaiian" style potluck buffet and raffle items up for grabs! 4 - 8 p.m. First 30 people get "laid" - a commemorative orange lei! $20 per person, $35 per couple. For information: Kim Carroll, 249-2307. Taylorsville: Indian Valley community pool will host Polynesian luau, Saturday, Sept. 12, 5:30 - 7 p.m., at Taylorsville pool. The pool will be available for swimming 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. Proceeds go towards the purchase and installation of a Hoyer Lift. Live music provided by Dennis Hayes. Advance tickets $15, adults, $7.50, kids 12 and under. Tickets at door, $17, $9.50 for kids. Tickets available from pool volunteers or Indian Valley Recreation and Parks Department Office. For information: Doti, 284-7532. Westwood: The Double "G" Iron Horse Saloon hosts 24th annual Chimney Fund Chili Cook-off, 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. Come for chili and salsa tasting, BBQ, prizes, 50/50 drawing, get out of jail, dunk tank, kids games, face painting, Smokey the Bear. Live music by Tim (DJ Outlaw) Ball, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Hollywood Trash, 9 p.m. - 1 a.m., plus much more! To compete, sign-up at the Iron Horse Saloon. A charity event to benefit the chimney fund. For information: Mary at 256-2621. Beckwourth Kids 8 - I 7 are invited to Beckwourth Airport for free airplane ride, beginning 8 a.m., as part of the Experimental Aircraft Association's Young Eagles program. For information: visit youngeagles.org. Graeagle: Free movie under the stars, just before dark, Indian Peak Vineyard playground behind the park. The Outpost presents "McFarland USA." Free popcorn, chairs provided, bring blanket. Weather permitting; subject to change. Greenville: Line dancing is held from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the Community Center on Highway 89. For information, call Krista Marie, 250-5262 or Suzanne McDonald, 375-0199. Toe SEPT.15 Lake Almanor: Une Dancing is held Tuesdays at Lake Almanor Fitness Center, 160 Cedar St., next to Seneca Motel, 3 - 4:30 p.m. For information, call line Krista Marie, 250-5262 or Suzanne McDonald, 375-0199. Quincy: Eight annual Wild and Scenic Environmental Film Festival, Town Hall Theatre, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. A one-evening showing of ten films from three-day Wild & Scenic Environmental Film Festival in Nevada City. $10 in advance, $12 at the door. Tickets at Plumas Arts and Quincy Natural Foods. For information: 283-3402 or plumasarts.org. Thu SEPT.17 Greenville: The final History Night at the Museum promises to be an evening packed with fun stories from guests who lived in Indian Valley during the 1960's. At the museum, 7 - 8:30 p.m. For information: 284-0927. Blairsden: University of Earth sponsors "Fall Gathering at the U!" a series of workshops over three days celebrating the turning of the season. Fri.: The Sacred Marriage Workshop, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., $40; A Night Sky Delight, 7 - 9:30 p.m., $25. Sat.: The Dream Story Workshop, 2 - 4 p.m., $25; Seasonal Healing Ceremony, 7 - 9 p.m., free. Sun.: The Peak Experience, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m., free/donation. For information: 368-6325 or Rich@Uof Earth.org. Greenhorn: Friday night barbecue, 5 - 8:30 p.m., Greenhorn Creek Guest Ranch, 2116 Greenhorn Ranch Road. All-you-can-eat ribs and chicken, bonfire sing-along with s'mores, wagon rides, horseshoe tournament, horseback rides, swimming. Salmon, veggie kabobs available with advance notice. Runs weekly through September. For information: 283-0930. Greenville: Celebrate Mountain Circle Family Service's new office, 96 South Main Street, 5 - 7 p.m. Complementary beer and wine, hors d'oeuvres and the opening of the new Running With the Bears store. For information: 284-7007. Snake Lake area: Historical donkey walk. Plumas County Museum hosts day-long guided outing along Snake Lake-Gopher Hill loop including donkeys to pack lunches. $50 museum members, $75 nonmembers; proceeds support museum. Limited to 15 participants. To register (required): museum, 283-6320. "A Picture Perfect Romance," the latest novel by Lynne Sella, is set in the Mendocino community. Her book can be found at Margie's Book Nook, Epilog Books in Quincy and Books and Beyond in Chester. Photo submitted usanville or Susanville author Lynne writing career, but her Sella has published her latest readers thought it was too novel, "A Picture Perfect dark and tragic. Romance." After completing her first A change of pace from her two books in the Sara Deputy Sarah Murdock Murdock series, she decided series, this between-crimes to rewrite the novel in the romance is written in the same style, making it a more same humorous style, light-hearted, enjoyable read. It is available at Margie's After making up stories to Book Nook, Epilog Books in entertain her twin daughters, Quincy and Books and Sella began her writing Beyond in Chester, or you career as a contributing Can contact the author author for Susan Heim, directly, editor of "Twice the Love, It's Set in the cozy, coastal Twins" and "Chicken Soup community ofMendocino, "A for the Soul: Twins and Picture Perfect Romance" More." tells the story of four She also received ninth individuals who learn there place in the Writer's Digest is more to life than what they annual Writing Competition are living, in the Children's/Young Beth Braddock moves to Adult Fiction category for Mendocino in hopes of her short story, "Regina's starting a new life, but she Dragon.,' soon realizes she is not alone Wanting to work on longer when she meets Amy projects intended for adults, Thompson, owner of a gift she searched for a setting and shop, and Tom Miller, a local occupation for her main bookstore owner, character and her Deputy One of them is looking for Sarah Murdock series was something more, while the born. other cannot seem to shake Current titles are "Grave off skeletons from the past. Robber," and "Snake Then Beth meets Paul Charmer," and both are set in Hayden, who has returned Surprise Valley in home to run the family bed northeastern California. and breakfast after the With several ideas for more passing of his mother, books, Sella is looking Together, they rediscover the forward to retirement and meaning of friendship, family pursuing her career as a and love. writer. Sella, an educator for more To arrange for an than 20 years, got the idea for interview, book signing or the novel while attending the other appearance, email Sella Mendocino Coast Writer at lsella@lynnesella.com or Conference early in her call 251-7149. F i I I i i m .i i i i m m II SENIOR Wednesday, Sept. 16 Meat loaf, mixed vegetables, | 1VIENU baked potato, red/green grapes, whole grain roll | | Monday, Sept. 14 Beef stroganoff, steamed Thursday, Sept. 17 |broccoli, applesauce, whole Turkey sandwich, Italian| grain bread pasta salad, strawber- ry/blueberry shortcake Tuesday, Sept. 15 | Baked fish, steamed carrots, Friday, Sept. 18 potato|_ bulghur pilaf, orange slices Hamburger, sweet fries, yogurt berry parfait. II *Vegetarian Meal; **Healthy Heart Meal Nutrition sites: Chester, 394-7636; Quincy, 283-0643; Greenville, 284-6608 (day before for reservation); Portola, 832-4173; Blairsden | open Wed. only, call 832-4173 Tuesday for reservations. Suggested | donation $2.50 for 60 yrs & older. One guest may accompany each i - senior, $6 mandatory charge. Menus may change. Noon at all sites. Bini i i m i i i mmm tim m mindi .li Invest in PL,