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Events around Plumas County

To include free or nonprofit, fundraising, educational or charity events in this calendar, e–mail iburke@plumasnews.com or call Ingrid Burke at 283-0800. For sporting events, including charity golf tournaments, call James Wilson at 283-0800 or e-mail sports@plumasnews.com. We will publish the name of the event, location, date, time and a phone number as space permits. All phone numbers are in the (530) area code unless listed otherwise listed.



Wed, Jan. 21
Blairsden:
Health Care Options free Medi-Cal enrollment counseling, 1 – 4 p.m., Mohawk Community Resource Center at junction of highways 89 and 70 at Corner Barn. No appointment necessary to get unbiased information, assistance in choosing Medi-Cal health plan. To determine Medi-Cal eligibility: local HCO office, 283-6084; state hotline, 800-430-4263.

Quincy:
“Jungles: People of the Trees,” 5 p.m., Science 104 at Feather River College. FRC Sustainability Action Team presents episode of BBC series “Human Planet” as part of spring Environmental Film Series. Free, open to the public; beverages, popcorn provided. For information: Dr. Darla DeRuiter, 283-0202, ext. 262, dderuiter@frc.edu.



Thu, Jan. 22
Quincy:
Agriculture workshop, noon, Plumas County Library conference room. Facilitated by county Farm Advisor Holly George. For information: George, hageorge@ucanr.edu.

 

Sat, Jan. 24
Quincy:
Waffle breakfast, 8 – 10 a.m., Grange Hall. $6. For information: 927-8879.

Celebrating 100 Years of Music, 7 – 9 p.m., Quincy Elks Lodge in East Quincy. Senior project by Breeann Taylor-Mays features live music by Quincy High School jazz band, other performers supporting QHS music program. Food, no-host bar, dancing. Adults $10, students $7, kids 12 and under free. Tickets available at Quincy Natural Foods, Carey Candy Co.

Susanville:
Cabin Fever: Ski, Snowshoe and Soup! Lassen Land and Trails Trust presents outings, soup dinner at historical railroad depot. 13-mile cross-country ski outing to Butte Lake led by Phil Finkel leaves 8:30 a.m., canceled if no snow. Snowshoe hike leaves 1 p.m., hike without snowshoes if no snow. Dress appropriately, bring water, food. Dinner of homemade soup, bread, cookies served 5 p.m., $10 adults, $5 children 12 and under. To preregister for outings: 257-3252.



Sat – Sun, Jan. 24 – 25
Lassen Volcanic National Park:
Ranger-led snowshoe walks, 1:30 p.m., Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center. Snowshoes provided for $1 donation. Free, open to walkers 8 and up, no children in carriers. Registration required for large groups, not for individuals. Walks held weekends through April 5. For information: http://1.usa.gov/1tJxjGb, 595-4480.



Sun, Jan. 25
Quincy:
Fourth Sunday Sing, 6:30 p.m., Calvary Chapel Quincy at 1953 E. Main St. next to Department of Motor Vehicles. Includes old hymns, classic praise music. Requests welcome. Repeats every four Sundays. 



Tue, Jan. 27
Blairsden:
Birds of Plumas County: An Ongoing Story, 5:30 p.m., Mohawk Community Resource Center at corner of highways 70 and 89. MCRC Speakers Bureau presents talk by Plumas Audubon Society. Free, family friendly. Includes light refreshments. For information, to RSVP (requested): MCRC, 836-0446, plumasruralservices.org/mcrc.

Quincy:
Relay for Life meeting, 5:30 p.m., Plumas Bank Administration Building at 32 Central Ave. behind Safeway. Gathering open to everyone to share opinions, thoughts.



Wed, Jan. 28
Quincy:
Event Workshop, 1 – 4 p.m., Mineral Building at Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds. Fair manager John Steffanic presents free workshop on planning events. Includes free workbook (while supplies last). For reservations: 283-6272, johnsteffanic@countyofplumas.com.



Thu, Jan. 29
Blairsden:
Informational grand jury meeting, 6 p.m., Mohawk Community Resource Center at corner of highways 89 and 70. Plumas County Grand Jury Association hosts session for potential grand jurors. Features presentation, question-and-answer period. 



Fri, Jan. 30
Chester:
Fish fry, 5:30 – 7 p.m., Lake Almanor Elks Lodge at 164 Main St. $8 per person.



Fri – Sat, Jan. 30 – 31
Calpine:
All-you-can-eat Crab Feed; social hour 6 p.m., dinner 7; Calpine Elks Lodge. Advance tickets only, $40 per person. For information, tickets: Steve, 218-1828; Bob, 836-2407; 832-5785 (leave message).



Sat, Jan. 31
Quincy:
John Craigie in concert, 7:30 p.m., West End Theatre. Singer, songwriter, storyteller performed at High Sierra Music Festival. Tickets $10 in advance, $12 at the door; available at Carey Candy Co., Epilog Books, westendtheatre.us.



Sat – Sun, Jan. 31 – Feb. 1
Lassen Volcanic National Park:
Ranger-led snowshoe walks, 1:30 p.m., Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center. Snowshoes provided for $1 donation. Free, open to walkers 8 and up, no children in carriers. Registration required for large groups, not for individuals. Walks held weekends through April 5. For information: http://1.usa.gov/1tJxjGb, 595-4480.



Sun, Feb. 1
Chester:
Pancake breakfast, 9 a.m. – noon, Lake Almanor Elks Lodge at 164 Main St. $8 adults, $5 children 10 and under.

Thu – Sat, Feb. 5 – 7
Quincy:
Quarterly book sale. Proceeds from sale by Quincy Friends of Plumas County Library go toward library services, programs, equipment.



Fri – Sat, Feb. 6 – 7
Quincy:
Artists’ opening reception; 5 – 7 p.m. Fri, 1 – 5 p.m. Sat; Plumas Arts Gallery at 525 Main St. Featuring barn quilts by Adrienne Johnson, photography by Joanne Burgueno. For information: 283-3402. 



Sat, Feb. 7
Bucks Lake:
Bucks Lake Snowdrifters 2015 Poker Run; 9 a.m.; starts at Bucks Lake Lodge, ends at Lakeshore Resort. $20 first hand (includes lunch), $5 each additional hand, $10 lunch only. Groomed trails, poker game, prepared lunch ending 2 p.m., prizes start 3 p.m.

Chester:
All-you-can-eat Crab Feed; social hour 5 p.m., dinner 6; Lake Almanor Elks Lodge No. 2626 at 164 Main St. Menu includes clam chowder, green salad, sourdough French bread, no-host bar. $35 per person, proceeds support annual scholarship program. Limited seating, advance ticket sales only. Proceeds benefit Chester High School scholarships. Tickets available via Farmers Insurance, 258-2218; Edward Jones, 258-3552; Bill Mahaffey, 258-1976.

Greenville:
Annual Crab Crack, starts 5 p.m., Greenville Community Town Hall. Dinner, auction, giveaway presented by Indian Valley Chamber of Commerce. Menu: crab, au gratin potatoes, Caesar salad, baked beans, chicken cordon bleu, beer, wine, soda. Tickets available from chamber, board members. For information: Indianvalleychamber.snappages.com.

Lake Davis:
John Pato Sr. Annual Ice Fishing Derby; check in 7 – 9 p.m., fishing starts 8 a.m. All proceeds benefit American Cancer Society. Trophies, prizes, cash awards. Bring valid California fishing license, $20 per person. Registration forms available at 420incfishing.com, KS Graeagle Mill Works, J&J Grizzly Store. For information: Pato, 832-9659.

Quincy:
Groundhog Fever Festival, 1 – 5 p.m., in front of courthouse. Quincy Revival Committee presents vendors, live music, contests, entertainment, children’s area, Chili Cook-Off. For information: James Wilson, 510-230-9442, jwilson@plumasnews.com.


Sat – Sun, Feb. 7 – 8
Lassen Volcanic National Park:
Ranger-led snowshoe walks, 1:30 p.m., Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center. Snowshoes provided for $1 donation. Free, open to walkers 8 and up, no children in carriers. Registration required for large groups, not for individuals. Walks held weekends through April 5. For information: http://1.usa.gov/1tJxjGb, 595-4480.

 


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