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Bulletin, Record, Progressive, Reporter Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017 11B Pastor Kendrah Fredricksen, left, awards Rev. Matt Warren $100 for his tasty, first-place "Anti-Chili" at the CASA Cowboy Chili Cook-off The CASA Cowboy Chili Cook-off, held Nov. 17, featured a number of chili entrees and the crowd seems to enjoy the choices. Photos submitted CASA, the Plumas Court Appointed Special Advocate program, hosted the CASA Cowboy Chili Cook-off on Nov. 17 at the Quincy Elks Lodge. The event attracted close to 100 people and raised over $2,000 for the local CASA program. The crowd enjoyed entertainment by local band Diva and the Devils who generously donated their musical talents. Some brave attendees even got up to dance when the hall cleared enough after the chili tasting. The chili tasting was a real crowd-pleaser, with many coming backTor seconds and thirds. The baked potato bar and sundae bar were also big hits and ensured that no one left hungry. The winner of the Chili Cook-off was Rev. Matt Warren with his "Anti-Chili," which had "no beans, no beef and no tomatoes." Warren ': received a cash prize of $100. Runner-up -- by one vote -- was Kelly Holland with her I venison "Field to Table" chili. i Holland received a CASA duffle bag as a prize. Many other delicious chili entries included vegan, turkey, chorizo and more. 6 The winner of the 50/50 Drawing was Aimee Heaney, with half the pot being $123, part of which she generously donated back to the CASA Program. CASA representatives gave special thanks go to the musicians, Diva and the Devils, that includes Amy Bennett, Wayne Cartwright, Robert Johnson, David Mitchell and Tony Alhino. The Chili Cook-off entrants were Chris Peters, Teresia Visser, Warren, Lorrie Bennett, Holland, Jim Webb, Krissy Bauer from The Knook and Chef Mike Miller from FRC. Those who donated Silent Auction items included Quincy Elks Lodge, Quincy High School artists (who previously painted chairs), Great Northern Hair Company, Plumas Arts, Forest Stationers, The Knook, Grizzly Grill, Paradise Mexican Grill, Quincy Natural Foods Co-op, Rev. Donna Wood, Cindy Edwards, Lisa Tanner, Margaret and Joseph Munoz, Michael Bagley, Gina Rock, Pandora Valle and Pastor Kendrah Fredricksen. Other in-kind donations came from Emily Brock, Caron Chance, Community United Methodist Church and Our Savior Lutheran Church. CASA Board members, who worked diligently before, during and after the event, include Michael Bagley, Scott Cash, Carolyn Dowdy, Margaret Munoz, Gina Rock, Andrew Davis, Justina Anderson, Barb Sidener and Plumas CASA Program Manager Kendrah Fredricksen. To fred out more about the CASA Program, visit facebook.com/plumascasa, its website pcircl.org/plumas-casa or call 283-2227. Plumas CASA is a program of Plumas Crisis Intervention and Resource Center. p m m m m m SENIOR i M NU m Monday, Dec. 18 | *Greek zucchini casserole, 3-bean salad, strawberries | with ice cream, whole grain roll Tuesday, Dec. 19 I m Beef burger, spinach tomato | salad, fruit salad n mm mm m n mm Wednesday, Dec. 20 BBQ pulled pork, green beans, mixed green salad, apricots, whole grain roll Thursday, Dec. 21 Holiday meal: baked ham, broccoli spears, yams, Christmas dream salad, whole grain roll Friday, Dec. 22 Sites Closed: Christmas Holiday m *Vegetarian Meal; **Healthy Heart Meal ***May con in over 1,000 mg of Sodium Each meal is 600-800 calones (variable). m m To lower calories leave out the bread and save about 60-70 calories, m .Nutrition sites: Chester, 394-7636; Quincy, 283-0643; Greenville,- | 284-6608 (day before for reservation); Portola, 8324173; Blairsden I open Wed. only, call 832-4173 Tuesday for reservations. Suggested I donation $2.50 for 60 yrs & older. One guest may accompany each I senior, $6 mandatory charge. Menus may change. Noon at all sites. Lmm.--m---mmm--n---md LET US SAVE YOU TIME & MONEY REACH 75+ MILLION READERS WITH ONE ORDER, ONE BILL! Community Classified tx $650 Statewide " 25 words/245+ papers $435 North/S485 South Daily Classified 7 days $995 25 words~41 papers~7 days $650 North/S650 South ~I~ CLASSIFIED COMBO 8 days $1,270 25 words/282+ papersStatewide ~i~ DISPLAY - Community Newspapers 3.40+ papers lx $1,600 2x2 Statewlde; Sizes: 2x2; 2x4; 2x5; 2x6 $1,240 2x2 No.; $1,240 2x2 So. CALIFORNIA NEWSPAPERS DELIVER! Wed, Dec 13 Greenville: Community Wellness Talk at Greenville Wellness and Resource Center conference room, 414 Main St., 6 - 8 p.m. Greenville resident Kathleen .Copson will present "My Experience with Optimum Health." Portola Plumas Bank and Lost Sierra Chamber of Commerce host a Holiday Celebration, 5:30 - 7 p.m., at Portola Branch Plumas Bank, 120 N. Pine St. Quincy: Plumas Audubon Society hosts climate scientist Dr. Steve Wathen at Quincy Library meeting room, 445 Jackson St. Learn about the ecological history of Plumas County and the Northern Sierra for the past 8,500 years through the lens of fire and climate. Free. Begins 7 p.m. Visit plumasaudubon.org for more information or e-mail Kelby at kelbygardiner@gmail.com. Quincy High School holds its annual Winter Concert at 6:30 p.m. at West End Theatre, 541 Main St. Admission is free; donations for the music program gratefully accepted. Featuring performances by the junior high band, high school concert band and the QHS choir club. For information, contact Luke Barnes, QHS music director, 283-6510. Community Supper at Quincy Methodist Church, 445 Jackson St., 6 - 7 p.m. Free. Thu, Dec 14 Portola: Calpine Elks host a Hoop Shoot for boys and girls ages 8 to 13 at the Portola High School gym. The event starts at 3:30 p.m. The doors open at 3 p.m. for sign-ups. Quincy: Plumas County Fire Safe Council meets from 9 - 11 a.m. at the Plumas County Planning & Building Services office, 555 Main St. For information about the Fire Safe Council or the upcoming meeting, visit plumasfiresafe.org or contact Hannah at 283-3739. Quincy Words & Music features the uplifting, joyous music of the Soulstice Strings, led by music instructor Johnene McDonald at Patti's Thunder Cafd, 557 Lawrence St., starting 7 p.m. Doors open 6:45 p.m. Plumas County Democratic Central Committee meets 6:30 - 8 p.m. in Quincy Library conference room, 445 Jackson St. The public is invited. Westwood: Hamilton Branch Firebelles host Santa Claus at Hamilton Branch Fire Hall, 3791 Big Springs Road, at 7 p.m. There will also be cookies, punch and hot wassel available for attendees. Fri, Dec 15 Chester: Mt. Lassen Theatre shows "Let Hope Arise," 7 p.m., 200 Main St. $5 donation, children under 12 must be accompanied by adult. For information, call 258-3009. Sponsored by MLCC. Portola: Western Pacific Railroad Museum's Santa Train. The museum, located at 700 Western Pacific Way, is open from 4 - 9 p.m., with trains departing from 5 p.m. Quincy: An Evening with the author Obi Kaufmann, author of "The California Field Atlas" at Barn Owl Books, 373 Main St., 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. For information, call Kara, 283-2665. Sat, Dec 16 Portola: Western Pacific Railroad Museum's Santa Train. The museum, located at 700 Western Pacific Way, is open from 4 - 9 p.m., with trains departing from 5 p.m. Quincy: The Toy Store, 383 Main St., hosts live music, Passive & Co. For information, call 283-0404. noon - 2 p.m., with Wed, Dec 20 Quincy: People First of Sierras host bake sale to raise money for local foster youth in front of Safeway, 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. -- or until sold out! Community Supper at Quincy Methodist Church, 445 Jackson St., 6 - 7 p.m. Free. Fri, Dec 22 Chester: Mt. Lassen Theatre shows "The Muppet Christmas Carol," 7 p.m., 200 Main St. $5 donation, children under 12 must be accompanied by adult. For information, call 258-3009. Sponsored by MLCC. Sat, Dec 23 Quincy: The Toy Store, 383 Main St., hosts live music, The Pukes. For information, call 283-0404. noon - 2 p.m., with Fri, Dec 29 Chester: Mt. Lassen Theatre shows "Believe," 7 p.m., 200 Main St. $5 donation, children under 12 must be accompanied by adult. For information, call 258-3009. Sponsored by MLCC. Thu - Sat, Jan 18 - 20 Blairsden: Couples Dance Class. Three-day dance class for couples wanting to learn to properly "lead and follow" at Mohawk Community Resource Center, corner of Hwys. 70 and 89, at 6 p.m. each evening. Strongly recommended that participants commit to all three classes since each class builds upon previous one. Classes are free; however, donations are welcome to help fund MCRC. For information, call 836-0446. It's easy to include nonprofit, fundraising, educational or charity events in the Plumas County Calendar of Events: