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12A Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014 Feather River Bulletin COMMUNITY CORN R WEEKLY GATHERINGS, MEETINGS ND CLUBS D00]e 9- chard House, Quincy. thru June. Call 283-0485 for AA, noon, 260 County Hospi- tel Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. 24- hour info: (877) 880-3880. Quincy Cribbage Group. Every Thurs., 12:30 sharp. Come early and have lunch. Round Table Pizza. No dues or fees. Women's Support Group, Every Thurs., 1-2 p.m., Plumes Crisis Center, 591 Main St., Quincy. Call 283- 5515. A1-Anon, 5:30 p.m., United Methodist Church, upstairs in back. For families & friends of alcoholics. Boy Scouts Troop 130, 6:30 p.m., LDS Church, 55 Bel- lamy Ln. Call Dale Stokes, 283-3661. Blue Star Moms, 7 p.m., Masonic Lodge, Harbison Street, Quincy. Lions Club, 1st & 3rd Thursdays, noon, Moon's Restaurant, Quincy. Call 283- 0495. Second Horizon Club, Vet- eran's Hall, 1 p.m. 1st & 3rd Thurs. Juvenile Justice Commis- sion, noon, every 3rd Thurs., 1446 E. Main, Quincy. Open to public. Vikki Tuck, 283-1136, for more info. VFW - Kenneth M. Hayes Post 3825, Veterans Hall, Lawrence St., Quincy. 5:30 pm, 3rd Thursdays. Post Commander Alan C. DeWolf, 283-3638. People 1st, self-advocacy for people with developmental disabilities. Round Table Pizza, Quincy. Social time: 4- 5:30 p.m.; meeting, 5:30-7 p.m. Cost for pizza. 3rd Thurs. Quincy Crazy Quilters, 3rd Thurs., 6 p.m., Plumes Bank credit admin building, 32 Central Ave., Quincy. Busi- ness meeting, quilting demo or activity, show & tell, re- freshments. Call 283-2875. Plumes County Search & Rescue, 7 p.m., Mineral Building, Plumes County AA, noon, 260 County Hospi- tel Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. 24- hour info: (877) 880-3880. NA, 6:00 p.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex- Orchard House. Quincy. Free Perishable Commodi- ties. Distributed 3rd Fri- days of the month. CAN building, behind St. John's Catholic Church, Lawrence St., Quincy, NOON. Call 283- 5628 for more information. Saturday, Dec. 20 Waffle Breakfast. Feather River Grange Hall, Quincy. 8 a.m.-10 a.m. For more info, call John, 927-8879. NA, noon, 260 County Hospi- tal Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. AA, 6 p.m. 260 County Hos- pital Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. Dukes of Plumes Crib- bage Gang. Meet 10:30 a.m., start play 11 a.m., every Sat- urday at Mt. Tomba, Cromberg. Sunday, Dec. 21 NA, noon, 260 County Hospi- tal Road, Courthouse Annex - Orchard House. Quincy. NA, 5 p.m., women only, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex- Or- chard House. Quincy. Trap Shoot, sponsored by Quincy Sport Shooting Assoc., Gopher Hill site. Weather permitting. Every other Sunday. Adults 10 am, Juniors 11 am. 283-1145. Monday, Dec. 22 Soroptimist International of Quincy, noon to I p.m. Moon's restaurant. NA meeting, noon, 260 Fairgrounds. 3rd Thurs. ....... County Hospital Road, To update information on this page, contact Eva, 283-O8OO. email LAST WEEK'S TEMPERATURES Date High Low Precip Snow Dec. 8 48 37 .... Dec. 9 51 37 .... Dec. 10 54 38 .... Dec. ll 47 39 1.6 -- Dec. 12 40 31 4.78 6.0 Dec. 13 38 31 .07 -- Dec. 14 41 31 .... Dec. 15 -- 31 26 trace LAKE LEVELS Lake Almanor *Elevation tCurrent 4,478.31 1 Year Ago 4,480.58 Lake Almanor **Capacity tCurrent 747,948 1 Year Ago 801,118 Bucks Lake *Elevation tCurrent 5,135.37 1 Year Ago 5,124.32 Bucks Lake **Capacity tCurrent 68,387 1 Year Ago 51,564 *Elevation above sea level in ft. **Storage in acre ft. tDec. 14, 2014 Dec.16,2013 Total precipitation, July 1,2014, to date: 19.81" precip; snow 6" This date 2013: 4.2" precip, 6" snow. 2013-14 totals: 21.91" total precip, T snow. 2012-13:37.93 total precip; 23.75' snow. (Weather year is July 1 to June 30) Compiled by Ron Trumbo Earthquake Report December 4-10, 201z By,: Charles P. Watson, California Professional Geo/oqist No. 7818 Weather Forecast for Quincy Wednesday, Dec. 17 Sunrise 7:22-Sunset 4:44 Rain/snow showers likely. Cloudy, high near 37. Wednesday Night: A chance of rain/snow i showers. Mostly cloudy, low around 28. Saturday, Dec. 20 Sunrise 7:24--Sunset 4:45 A chance o'showers. Mostly cloudy, high near 41. Thursday, Dec. 18 Sunrise 7:22--Sunset 4:44 Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. 606 Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, low around 29. Sunday, Dec. 21 Sunrise 7:24--Sunset 4:45 Partly sunny, hi' ear 45. Winter Solstice 3:03 p.m. Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, low around 31. Friday, Dec: 19 Sunrise 7:23--Sunset 4:44 Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, high near 40. Friday Night: A chance of rain/snow showers. Cloudy, low around 31. Monday, Dec. 22 Sunrise 7:25--Sunset 4:46 For all your construction needs Mostly sunny, high near 45. Tuesday, Dec. 23 Sunrise 7:25-Sunset 4:46 Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, low around 29. Rotary Club, Mineral Building, fairgrounds, noon. Call 283-2127. Boy Scout Troop 151, Mon., 6 p.m. Scoutmaster Jan Jensen, 283-2209 for loca- tion. Duplicate Bridge. Every Monday, 6:30 p.m., Resource Center, Blairsden, corner of hwys 70 and 89. Call Ruth Bright, 836-1454 or Jackie Lucky, 836-2232. AA, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. Tuesday, Dec. 23 Knitting and Crochet group, 12 p.m.-l:30 p.m., Quincy library meeting room. All skill levels wel- come. For more info, Lynn Sheehy, 283-6310. AA meeting, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House, Quincy. 24- hour info: (877) 880-3880. Bingo, every Tuesday, for residents of Country Villa Healthcare Center, Quincy. 2:30 p.m. Sponsored by Coun- try Villa Pink Ladies. New volunteers needed. Call Betty Hoskins, 283-1616. Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m., 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex- Orchard House, Quincy. NA, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., Quincy. Bible Study. (King James version) 7-8 p.m., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 55 Bellamy Lane, Quincy. Open to all. Bibles available. Call 530-953-7790 for more info. League of Women Voters, fourth Tues., 6 p.m. Quincy more info. Wednesday, Dec. 24 Baby Bounce Story Time. Infants 0 to 24 months, Wednesdays 10 a.m., Plumes County Library Quincy branch. 445 Jackson St. Preschool Storytime. Sto- ries, songs, crafts and games. 10:30 a.m., Commu- nity Meeting Room, Quincy Library, 445 Jackson St. For information, call the library, 283-6310. American Valley Toast- masters. Every Wed., 12-1 p.m., Plumes Bank Credit Administration building, 32 Central Ave., Quincy. (Be- hind Safeway.) For more info, contact Kathy, 283-7618. Open to all interested in de- veloping their speaking and leadership skills. AA meeting, noon, 260 County Hospital Road, Courthouse Annex - Or- chard House, Quincy. 24- hour info: (877) 880-3880. Senior lunch, Blairsden, noon, Mohawk Community Resource Center. Call 836- 0446 for reservations. Grief Group, Community United Methodist Church. Join Pastor Donna at noon to begin or continue the process of healing. Open to everyone. Call the church of- rice, 283-1740, for more info. Quincy Community Sup- per, 6 p.m. every Wed, United Methodist Church. Free. AA, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., Quincy. 24-hour info: (877) 880-3880. Elks meeting, Elks Lodge, Hwy. 70, E. Quincy, social 5:30 p.m.; dinner 6:30 p.m.; meeting 7:30 p.m.; 2nd & 4th Wed. CHURCHES Calvary Chapel Quincy 283-4463. 1953E Main, Mill Creek Shopping Center, E Quincy. Christian Life Fellowship 283.0345, 317 First St., E. Quincy. Christ the King Episcopal 283-0254, 545 Lawrence St., Quincy. Church of Christ 283-1191, 152 E. Jackson St., Quincy. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 283-2170, 55 Be amy Ln., Quincy. Community United Methodist 283-1740, 282 Jackson St., Quincy, First Baptist. 283.1160, 74 Reese St., Quincy: 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. Seventh-Day Adventist 310-2042 or 283-3092, 2333 Pine St., Quincy. Springs of Hope Christian Fellowship Pete, 283-1613, or 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. 1.7 12:55 a.m. 12/lO 1.8 3:52 p.m. 12/8 Redding 1.3 3:28 p.m. 12/7 /'" 1.9 4:48 p.m. 12/10 2.0 4:43 a.m. 12/9 1'4 5:31 a.m. 12/8 I Spot NY Gold (12/12): $1222/oz I I $30,+1 J 1.7 1.5 3:37 p.m. 4:50 a.m. 12/5 1218 Earthquake activity increased slightly following the previous week, creeping back into double-digit figured for the first time in four weeks and since the robust earthquake swarm following the M 3.9 jolt at Lassen Peak. The Lassen swarm pro- duced 235 quakes, including the M 3.9 and 42 M 2s. Most of the activity occurred be- tween 1-3 miles below the surface but some were very close to the surface and other nearly 8 miles deep. Volcanoes can be con- [] NW Nevada l earthquake swarm surges! I 93 events, l M 4.0,12/10 ]1 8M3s 1.5 9:31..,: /  12/9 / .5 554 a m 12/5 sidered as cracks whereby magma can fin.d its way to the surface. This earthquake sequence showed that the "crack" had abundant movement throughout its length to the magma chamber. There was no word from Park officials if the hot springs responded to the activity. The swarm died out on November 20, but a lone M 1.1 this week indicated it may not be over yeL ,, The earthquake swarm in northern Washoe County, Nevada continued, pro- ducing another 93 events, including one as large as M 4.0 on December 10. Two quakes registering M 2.0 occurred in the wee hours on December 8 and 9. Food Drive Non-perishable food items may be dropped offby our holiday tree or in the main QES hallway. All donations will he given to CA.N., our local food pantry. You can also bring a donation to our Holiday Movie Night on Dec. 19 as your admission. First Trimester Awards Assembly Congratulations to our many students who earned awards in the first trimester. On Friday, December 12th, we honored students at an awards assembly for Accelerated Reader, Math Masters, Perfect Attendance, Wall of Fame, Honor Roll, Teacher's Awards, Outstanding Scholar and Outstanding Citizenship Book Drive at Epilog for QES Through a partnership with Epilog Books in Quincy, we are having a book drive to keep our library up to date on current books for our students. Requested books have been preselected for you to purchase at a 20% discount. Thank you for not only supporting our school, but supporting a local business as well! Order your yearbook today! Make sure to get your yearbook order form in to have this keepsake of the 201.4-2015 school year. Yearbooks are now $23 if ordered by 12/19/14 and prices will go up after that. Also, we don't order extras, so don't wait until the end of the year- get your order in now. 12/18: Candy Grams on Sale, $2.00, to be delivered 12/19 12/18: Spelling Bee lists sent home to 4th-6th graders 12/19: Family Movie Night, The Polar Express 12/19: Last day of school before winter break 12/22-1/2 Winter Break 1/5: Back to school 1/5: PCO Meeting, 5:15 Students raise money through Spellathon Students at Quincy Elementary recently completed their annual Spellathon, earning over $12,000 for school field trips and assemblies. Every year, students are given a grade-appropriate list of words to study and asked to collect pledges from their family and community based on their performance on a schoolwide spelling test. An awards assembIy is h01d6; '" acknowledge all of the students who received 100 percent on their tests. Every child who participates in the fundraising part of the Spellathon gets to choose a prize, many of which are donated by local merchants. The top five money earners this year earned a $100 Visa gift card and ranged from kindergarten through sixth grade. They are Daymond Dueming, Kaitlynn Miller, Elainna Warndorf, Tristan McMichael and Dylan Miller. SpeUathon is the Parent Cooperative Organization's largest fundraiser of the year, and the only one in which students are actively asked to participate. Funds raised help pay for field trip expenses, assemblies, family events, art supplies and more. To fred out more, visit Resource Center seeks gift wrapping Miriam S. Cody Staff Writer materials, coats Resource Center has already made many people who are facing challenges smile this holiday season. The The deadline to drop off gifts for the angel tree project is today at 5 p.m. They can be given to Leah Irons at The Resource Center, 591 W. Main St. in Quincy. Workers will be putting on the ribbons and bows tomorrow, Dec. 18, at 4 p.m. in their Quincy office. They are finalizing the wrapping of gifts for their project, through which community members can provide information about needy children: age, gender, sizes, favorite color and Christmas wishes. Angel tree donations help to bring joy to children whose families can't provide the gifts their hearts desire. The Resource Center is currently seeking donations of wrapping paper and office tape. The angels for the angel tree project are located at Plumes Bank in Quincy. Organizers say that Indian Valley community members who are concerned that the Greenville Resource Center isn't offering an angel tree this year can utilize the tree in Quincy. Between its offices in Greenville and Quincy, The Greenville Resource Center is working to train a new employee and get the office up and running again, but in the meantime both offices are - working together to help meet ".. the community's needs. The center is holding a coat drive that will run through , February. Donations can be Ieft at the Resource Center at : 591 W. Main St. in Quincy, or at Plumes Bank in Quincy. The center will do one more o last-minute wrapping party .- for the angel tree project with  the Plumes County  Independent Living Program on Dec. 22 at 3 p.m. Need a Christmas tree? Leah Irons, Quincy office manager, told Feather Publishing the center was blessed with a donation of Christmas trees Dec. 8. More than 35 trees were donated by Jeff Lusty to be given away to anyone in the community who needs one. "Anyone who would like a tree and does not have the means or funds to get one can come by The Resource Center and get one for free," said Irons, adding that Christmas is most deFmitely in the air. Give us a call today: General Buildng RI= AT'I'00 Contractor l I W inln II. Calif. Lic. #453927 I CONS,T0000,U. cT'" (530) 283-2035 ,,Ve 1 ''c '!' Advanced Geologic Exploration, Inc, Scientists of the Earth  180 Main St., P.O. 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