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Feather River Bulletin Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 9A Visitors to the annual Dawn Apple Squeeze on Oct. 28 flock to meet*Aimee Dyer's feathered friend, Kiyi. This year's event was one of the most well-attended in more than 20 years. Photo by Alicia Knadler Musicians provide a folksy background to an autumn afternoon of apple squeezing, eating, visiting and dancing at the Dawn Institute Community Center and apple orchard in Indian Falls. Photo by Alicia Knadler Logan Reierson and Malachite Nelson, both from the Quincy area, enjoy learning how an apple press works with help from George Scheuchenzuber, of Indian Falls. Photo by Alicia Knadler II • ion The Central Plumas Recreation and Park Dis- trict, in Quincy, announces that youthbasketball league sign-ups are going on now. This league is open to boys and girls in grades three through eight. Volun- teer coaches will teach bas- ketball skills and concepts while promoting teamwork and good sportsmanship. "The goal of this league is to teach the fundamentals of basketball while provid- ing the participants with a fun and enjoyable experi- ence," said Sports Coordi- nator Jeren Seibel. Teams will practice throughout the month of December with games be- ginning in January and lasting through February. The season will begin with a mandatory skill clinic for each division Nov. 27 at Quincy High School. Volunteer Coaches and as- sistants are needed in all di- visions. There will be a re- inforced focus this season on the balancing of teams, so the recreation district will no longer be able to ac- commodate requests for players to be placed with certain coaches and/or friends. In addition, the fin:st- and second-grade basketball program registrations are going on now. This program meets once a week 'on Wednesday evenings, at ei- ther Quincy Elementary or the fairgrounds, depending on the size of the group. This program focuses on in- troducing kids to the basics of basketball, and is run in more of a clinic format. To sign up a child, go to the recreation district office at 34 Fairground Road, in Quincy. For more informa- tion, call the district at 283- 3278. rans The annual Veterans Day Parade in Greenville will be Sunday, Nov. 11, at 11 a.m. Entry is always free, and participants will receive ribbons as tokens of appre- ciation for showing their support. The celebration is co- sponsored by the Indian Valley Chamber of Com. merce and the American enville rive there by 10:30 a.m. The parade crosses High- way 89 and halts on the oth- er side for a ceremony in front of Hunter Ace Hard- ware. The ceremony will in- clude performances by the Indian Valley Academy Choir and Drum Line and the Indian Valley Commu- nity Choir, all under the di- PG&E increases flow for whitewater recreation Pacific Gas and Electric Co. til flows reached about 210 cfs announced it increased water later that day. Those recreat- flows for whitewater recre- ing in or near the river were ation in the Rock Creek encouraged to use extra cau- Reach of the North Fork tion during the increased Feather River over the week- flows. end of Oct. 27-28. The Rock Creek Reach is Prior to the increase, flows the 8.3-mile portion of the in the Rock Creek Reach North Fork Feather River in were about 210 cubic feet per the Plumas National Forest second. Starting at about 6 between PG&E's Rock Creek a.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, PG&E Dam and the Rock Creek Legion Post 568 of rection of MarshaRoby. gradually increased water Greenville. Plumas County Veterans flows until they reached 800 Military vehicles and uni- Service Officer Michael cfs about three hours later. forms of any kind are espe- McLeod will speak, and The flows were held at 800 cfs ciallywelcome, there will be a closing until about 3 p.m. that day as Check-in and lineup for prayer offered before taps flows were gradually reduced walking groups will be atis played by Legion member to 700 cfs. the corner of Main and Mill Tom Hiles. On Sunday, Oct. 28, start- streets. For entry forms or ing at about 1 p.m., flows Participants should ar- information, call 284-6633. were gradually decreased un- 2012 DUFFERS FOR THE DOGS / High Sierra Animal Rescue Thanks the following Sponsors and Donors for their support. A very special thank you to Whitehawk Ranch Golf Club for hosting our 8th Annual "Duffers for the Dogs Golf Tournament" Title Soonsors Charles D. Hulbert - Lincoln, CA • Rich and Jody Arens - Sonoma, CA Troy Luhring for All Rescue Dogs - Clio, CA Presentina Soonsor Max & Joy - Clio, CA Hole Soonsors Clio's Rivers Edge RV Park, Clio, CA • Cook Insurance Services, San Leandro, CA Dawn and Tom Hayes, Clio, CA • David and Patty McNamara, Clio, CA • Feather Financial Tax & Insurance Services, Quincy, CA * Graeagle Electric, Graeagle, CA Leonard's Market, Portola, CA • Piper Electric, Graeagle, CA Portola Village Pharmacy, Portola, CA • Walton's Grizzly Lodge Summer Camp, Portola, CA Prize Donors Bonanza Casino • Darkhorse Golf Club • Dayton Valley Golf • Eagle Valley Golf • Eldorado Casino Empire Ranch Golf • Graeagle Mill Works ° Grand Sierra Resort ° Grizzly Grill • Harrah's Reno ° Lak~ Shastina Go!f Resort • Mount Shasta Resort ° Mountain Cuisine • Longboards Bar & Grill ° Plumas Pines Golf Resort ° The Lodge at Whitehawk Ranch • Thunder Canyon Golf High Sierra Animal Rescue Board of Directors gratefully acknowledges the support of the golfers that participated in this event, the event committee, and the volunteers who put so much time into ensuring its success. Thank You! To send a legal: typesetting@plumasnews.com To send an advertisement: mail@plumasnews.com Powerhouse near Storrie. Social media forum set "Should there be rules and a registration form. Registra- regulations for social media?" tions are due to Soroptimist by That is the question that will be Monday, Nov. 5. discussed and debated at this Cash prizes will be awarded year's youth forum sponsored to three students. Dinner will by Quincy Soroptimist. The fo- be served and is free to the par- rum will be held Wednesday, ticipating students. Nov. 7, at Quincy High School After dinner, a speaker will from 5 to 8 p.m. give some history and overview Plumas students in ninth to of the topic for the small-group 12th grades may participate. Lo- discussions. Students will be cal schools have registration judged on their comprehension forms. Charter and home- of the subject, creative think- schooled students can call ing, listening skills and positive Joyce Scroggs at 283-0795 to get participation. AUTUMN SPECIAL *Change Oil & Filter (up to 5 qts) *Brake Check (without wheel pull) *Cooling System Check *50 pt. General Inspection & Lube *Exceptional Customer Service HighMTy 70 &~f Qu~cy (A $95.00 VALUE) 213 Danny Ct., East Quincy aw *most cars & lite trucks, does not apply to diesel, full size vans, synthetic oil, * plus tax & haz mat fee Expires 11/30/12