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07/04/18 - 07/04/18
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Events in the next 14 days...
DateEvent
05/22/18
Pre-School Story Time

Visit the Chester Library every Tuesday for Pre-School Story Time.

The library also offers: Free 24/7 wi-fi,
                                     Free use of public computers
                                     Copies from both the copy machine and computer printer at 20 cents/copy. 

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05/24/18
Thursday History Chat

Visit the Chester Library and Museum on special Thursday evenings May 10 th - October 18 th for History Chats with Marilyn Quadrio.
History Chats at Chester Musuem


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05/25/18
Mt. Lassen Theatre Movie Night

Plan on an evening out to the movies on Friday evenings at Mt. Lassen Theatre  downtown Chester.

Shows start at 7pm

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05/26/18
IVCC Spring Century Bike Rides

 Annual Spring Century Bike Rides through the Indian Valley to Genesee and around Antelope Lake, then back to Greenville.

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05/26/18
Our Lady of the Snows - Annual Bake Sale

Our Lady of the Snows - Annual Bake Sale
May 26th   7AM to Noon
Peninsula Market parking lot
309 Peninsula Drive
LOTS OF GREAT HOME-MAD GOODIES!!!!

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05/26/18
Olsen Barn Meadow Bird Walk

Saturday, MAY 26

7:00am to 10:30am — Bird Walk with Ryan Burnett 

 

Meet at Hwy 36 entrance

Join bird expert Ryan Burnett (Point Blue) on a tour of the Olsen Property on the eastern edge of Chester. Explore the last vestige of Big Meadows in search of yellow warblers, willow flycatchers, osprey, bald eagles, barn owls, and other raptors.

Bring water, snacks, and binoculars if you have them. Layered clothing and good walking shoes are also recommended for this outdoor event.

This event is co-hosted by our partners at Point Blue and Plumas Audubon Society.


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05/26/18
 -05/27/18
Lake Almanor Memorial Weekend Craft Fair

The Lake Almanor Memorial Weekend Craft Fair is held in Chester, with the venue at the Chester Park, adjacent to the Feather River.  This is a juried Craft Fair sponsored by the Rotary Club of Chester.  May 26 & 27, 2018 
10 am -4pm both days.  It is the first craft fair of the season.  All items are handcrafted.  No resale items, manufactured or commercial products are allowed.  This is a craft fair where the vendors report they are successful and have as much fun as the shoppers.   We look forward to seeing you!

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05/27/18
Fire Sirens Annual Rummage Sale

 Peninsula Fire Sirens’
Annual Rummage Sale
May 27, 2018, One Day Only! 

 

05/27/18
Peninsula Fire District Pancake Breakfast

PENINSULA FIREMEN’S
PANCAKE BREAKFAST
When:  Sunday May 27, 2018
             7 a.m. until 12 noon

Where:Peninsula Fire District Station 2
           801 Golf Club Road
           Lake Almanor Peninsula
Cost:  Adults - $ 10.00 Children 11 and under - $ 5.00
Pancakes, Eggs, Ham &
Sausage!!!!
Sponsored by the Peninsula Firemen’s Association

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05/29/18
Pre-School Story Time

Visit the Chester Library every Tuesday for Pre-School Story Time.

The library also offers: Free 24/7 wi-fi,
                                     Free use of public computers
                                     Copies from both the copy machine and computer printer at 20 cents/copy. 

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05/31/18
Dementia & Caregiving Seminar

Are you or someone you know concerned about memory loss?  If so, this workshop might be of interest to you.

Presentations by:
Becky Robinson, Alzheimer’s Association
“Overview of Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia”
Maggie McNamara, Passages Caregiver Resource Center
“Approaches to Communication and Challenging Behavior”
 
Date:                    Thursday, May 31st
Time:                   10:00am - 2:00pm
Lunch:                 Included with RSVP by May 28th
Location:             Monticola Clubhouse, 140 S. Lassen Street, Susanville, CA
RSVP:                  Please reserve your seat by May 28th with the Alzheimer’s Association at 530-895-9661 or kadcock@alz.org

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06/02/18
 -06/03/18
Spring Concerts

The Chester Community Chorus will perform on two dates, June 2nd at 7 p.m. and June 3rd at 3 p.m., under the direction of Jane Brown invites you to join us for the annual Spring Concert which will be featuring many popular and familiar songs from Broadway musicals. Admission is free. Donations appreciated to support the non profit community chorus.

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06/03/18
 -06/04/18
Workshop: Gourd Art is Fascinating

Gourd Art is Fascinating
Instructors:  Henny Shepherd and Meleese Seigler

If you are interested, sign up now!  Limited number of spots available.

The Blue Goose Gallery is offering this 2-day workshop on methods and techniques in gourd art. This is a hands-on workshop, a complete learning experience, concluding with an artfully crafted gourd by our participants to take home.
 
 The workshop includes the following:
- A broad view of the art, form, and function of gourd art.
- How to envision and develop an "art plan" for decorating gourds.
- Tools and materials needed for working with gourds.
- How to handle, clean and open gourds.
- Where to buy or how to grow gourds.  Developing a gourd art library.
- The vast variety of applications that may be used to transform a gourd into beautiful art and/or functional art.
- Application of techniques; what can be done to and with gourds.
- Finishing a gourd to "high art" and/or "high form/function".
- How to set up a gourd art workshop at home, and gourd displays.

Come learn from two generous and talented Gourd artists!

Workshop Fee: $35. (Students Ages 8-18 ...$20)
(Most supplies will be included)

To register, call the Blue Goose Gallery at 530-258-2600
or drop in the Gallery at 607 Main Street, Chester, CA

06/03/18
Spring Concerts

The Chester Community Chorus will perform on two dates, June 2nd at 7 p.m. and June 3rd at 3 p.m., under the direction of Jane Brown invites you to join us for the annual Spring Concert which will be featuring many popular and familiar songs from Broadway musicals. Admission is free. Donations appreciated to support the non profit community chorus.

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