Community Calendar

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May 2018

May 4, Artist’s Opening Reception. Plumas Arts, 525 Main Street, Quincy. 5 to 7 p.m. Plumas Arts Gallery welcomes a new exhibition. Meet the artist and enjoy light refreshments. For more information, call (530) 283-3402. 

May 4, Artist’s Opening Reception. Main Street Artists Gallery, 436 Main Street, Quincy. 5 to 7 p.m. Featured artists: Betty Bishop, photographer and Norma Lewis, painting, printmaking and constructions. Meet the artist and enjoy drinks and nibbles at Quincy’s artist co-op gallery. For more information, call (530) 283-1909. or visit www.mainstreetartists.net/home.htm. 

May 5, Cinco de Mayo Celebration. Graeagle Fire Hall, 7620 Highway 89, Graeagle. 5 to 8 p.m. The Mohawk Community Resource Center will present a celebration of Cinco de Mayo. Doors open at 5 p.m. and a buffet style meal will be served at 6 p.m. The cost is $25 per person, with tickets only available at MCRC, at the corner of Highways 89 and 70 in Blairsden. The meal is being catered by the Ricochet Cafe, located in Clio. For more information, call (530) 836-0446, or email jpolson@plumasruralservices.org. 

May 10, Words and Music. Patti’s Thunder Café, 557 Lawrence Street, Quincy. 7 to 9 p.m. A monthly series of acoustic music and the spoken word. Sign up for open mic at the door. $3. Sponsored by Plumas Arts. For more information, call (530) 283-3402.

May 12, Friends of NRA Sierra Valley Dinner and Auction. The Corner Barn, 8989 Highway 89, Blairsden. 5 to 10 p.m. Doors Open at 5 p.m. Dinner, special drawings, live auction and silent auction. Event tickets start at $50. Tickets not sold at the door. NRA membership not required to attend. For more information, call (530) 249-2848.

May 18, 19 & 20, Susanville Indian Rancheria POW-WOW. Lassen County Fairgrounds, 195 Russell Ave., Susanville. Honoring elders and veterans. Vendors are encouraged to apply. This is a drug and alcohol-free event. For more information, call (530) 249-7192, or visit www.sir-powwow.com. 

May 19, Third Saturday Breakfast. Susanville Masonic Hall, 84 N. Lassen Street. Hosted by Friends of the Lassen Lodge #149. 8 to 11 a.m. $5 admission. For more information, call (530) 310-6097. 

May 19, Children’s Fair. Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds, 204 Fairground Road. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Presented by Plumas Children’s Council. Free admission for whole family.

May 24, Lassen County Chamber of Commerce Mixer. Hosted by Anytime Fitness, 2635 Main Street, Susanville. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. For more information, call (530) 257-4323.

May 26, Riding High at Susanville Ranch Park. Susanville Ranch Park, 485-493 Cherry Terrace, Susanville. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Race on some of the most pristine single-track trails in Northern California! Riding High is the best XC MTB race in the region! With beginner, sport, expert, pro classes and more ̶ there’s a race for you! For more information, call (530) 251-8288, or visit www.bikereg.com/ridn-high-at-the-ranch.

June 2018

June 1, Artist’s Opening Reception. Main Street Artists Gallery, 436 Main Street, Quincy. 5 to 7 p.m. Featured artists: James Johnson, painter, and Trisha Aitken, fabric and fashion designer. Meet the artist and enjoy drinks and nibbles at Quincy’s artist co-op gallery. For more information, call (530) 283-1909 or http://www.mainstreetartists.net/home.htm. 

June 1, Artist’s Opening Reception. Plumas Arts Gallery, 525 Main Street, Quincy. 5 to 7 p.m. Plumas Arts Gallery welcomes a new exhibition. Meet the artist and enjoy light refreshments. For more information, call (530) 283-3402. 

June 1 & 2, Susanville Symphony Pops Concert. Susanville Assembly of God, 473-465 Richmond Rd., Susanville. Friday, 7 to 10 p.m. and Saturday 2:30 p.m. $30 each premium seating; $22 each general seating. For more information, call (530) 310-8111, or visit www.susanvillesymphony.com/pages/concerts.

June 1 & 8, Romano’s Farmers’ Market. Sierra Valley Farms, 1329 County Road A23, Beckwourth. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., every Friday through September 14. The Romano’s Farmers Market hosts local vendors who are hand-selected for their quality and products. Romano’s Certified Farmers Market was voted by vendors as their “favorite” farmers market that they attend and is considered “the most fun market” of all the farmers market that our customers attended in 2017. 25 vendors: a “one-stop shop” for patrons who can get seasonal fresh fruits and vegetables, local meats, fresh fish from the Pacific coast, baked goods, mushrooms, condiments, wines and wine tasting, deli meats and cheese, organic milk and dairy, and many other locally crafted artisan value-added products and crafts. For more information, call (530) 832-0114, or visit www.sierravalleyfarms.com. 

June 2, Susanville Farmers’ Market. Historic Uptown Susanville, North Gay Street. 8 a.m. to noon. We invite you to participate in the 2018 Farmers’ Market Season. This is Lassen County’s only certified market. Every Saturday through October 6. For more information, contact Lassen Land and Trails Trust, (530) 257-3252. 

June 2, Spring Wine Walk. Historic Uptown Susanville, Main Street. 5 to 9 p.m. For more information, call (530) 250-7146. 

June 2, Lost and Found Gravel Grinder. Lake Davis Campground, 7394 Davis Way Portola. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, email heather@sierratrails.org. 

June 2, Show and Shine. Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds, 204 Fairground Road. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Join us at the annual Show and Shine on the first Saturday in June. Saturday morning begins with breakfast provided by the Quincy Lions Club. Registration begins at 8 a.m. Activities include raffle prizes, the famous “Hole Shot Drags”, a “Sound Off competition” and trophy presentations. We also begin the weekend with a Friday afternoon “Happy Days” event on the fairgrounds lawn in the late afternoon with a drive-in movie and popcorn to cap off the evening. Come join us for a fantastic event. For more information, call (530) 320-6025, or email pyramidbuilders.clio@gmail.com. 

June 9, Plumas Arts’ 36th Anniversary Party. Downtown Quincy. All day. Help us celebrate. We will have a street party to dedicate the new mural on the back of the Town Hall Theatre with live music from Rigmarole, a super fun band from Chico. Other activities will be announced soon, stay tuned! For more information, call (530) 283-3402. 

June 16, Tour de Manure. Sierraville Firehouse, 102 Main Street, Sierraville. Registration begins at 7 a.m., Ride begins between 8 and 9 a.m. Cycle the bucolic pasturelands and historic ranching communities of Sierra Valley. Routes: 62 and 42 mile loops and a 30 mile out and back, not timed. Fees: $60 for sign up by June 10, $70 for sign ups June 11 to day of tour, $30 for riders 12 and under. Parking on the street in Sierraville, or in free private lots assisted by parking attendants. Included: A 10th ANNIVERSARY “ROARING BULL” T-Shirt, rest stop food and drink, SAG support, a post tour party with grilled smoked tri-tip, BBQ chicken, veggie pasta, veggie beans, salad, chips and salsa, garlic bread, lemonade, cookies, and live retro country rock ‘n’ roll music by Michael Hogan and the Simpletones. Helmets: required. For more information, call (530) 414-4436, visit www.tourdemanure.org, or email  kmckinney6@outlook.com.