Biz News for July 17, 2012
On Friday, July 27, gather your girlfriends for a fun-filled evening as Esther Pretti hosts “Girls Night Out” in Westwood at her place of business, the Walker Mansion Inn on the corner of 3rd and Ash streets. The evening includes a no-host bar, dinner and terrific deals in the gift shop.
Did you know Crossroads Ministries' Thrift Shop has quite a selection of wedding dresses right now? Be sure and stop by their store at 372 Alexander Ave.
DANCE WORKSHOPS OPEN
If you have been putting off getting in shape for the summer, it is not too late! Jessica Newton, owner of J and J Performing Arts, invites you to drop in and check out their wide variety of summer session dance classes.You can take one class or the whole workshop. From hip-hop to ballet, you are sure to find something that suits your style.Check out their website at jandjperformingarts.com.
TRI-TIP DINNER AND LIVE MUSIC
The Sierra Sportsmen is hosting its first dinner and fundraiser Saturday, Aug. 4 at The Diamond Mountain Casino and Hotel. In addition to dinner and music, there will be door prizes and raffles. The Sierra Sportsmen is a local organization of members who enjoy a variety of shooting and archery sporting events. All proceeds from this event will stay in and around the Susanville area and directly benefit their local range facility. For more information or to donate items to the event, call Betty Turner at 254-6536; see their ad in this week’s newspaper.
KIDS' FASHION SHOW AT LASSEN COUNTY FAIR
The Kids' Fashion Show will be held at the Lassen County Fair from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, July 19. Moms and babies will be modeling a variety of baby carriers, and kids will be modeling hair accessories, apparel and tutus. There is also a Cutest Kid Contest. Entry forms can be found at Party and Main at 2208 Main St. Drop off entry forms and pictures by 5 p.m. Wednesday, July 18 for a chance to win a new car seat and other great prizes. Presented by Blessed Babies and Bellies Boutique; SoliPoli Perfections; PEApod Designs; and My Life, Your Memories Captured by Rachel Valerga.
FUNDRAISER FOR RELAY FOR LIFE
Susanville Supermarkets Tatas Relay For Life team is at it again. This time they are doing Tips for Relay at the T&A Lounge, from 4 to 9 p.m. Thursday, July 26. Rachelle Surian informs us all tips that day will go directly to their Relay For Life team.
ART SUPPORTING EDUCATION
Personal jeweler, Edith Schwirian, tells us she will be featuring her unique jewelry creations at Good Vibrations in Chester from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 21 for the annual Art Around the Lake Tour.
“Ticket sales for this event go to support the arts in the local schools,” said Schwirian.
It is a really good cause and great event, too. For a schedule of Schwirian’s upcoming shows, check her out online at schwirianjewelry.com.
THE 2013 ESCAPE HAS ARRIVED
Chad Nethery, managing partner at Susanville Ford and Auto Center, tells us the 2013 Ford Escape is now on the showroom floor. This four-wheel drive vehicle features the new ECO Boost and gets more than 30 miles per gallon. Plus, it’s fully equipped with the latest state-of-the-art technology. Be sure to stop by their booth at the fair this week to see some of the hottest new vehicles on the market. Their sales professionals are ready to answer all of your questions and help make it easy to buy the car of your dreams!
MINI MART NOW OFFERING FISHING LICENSES
Diamond Mountain Mini Mart is the one stop shop for all of your summertime fun supplies. They now sell hunting and fishing licenses, bait, tackle, assorted snacks, beverages, ice and more. If you need to fire up the gas grill, they offer propane refills and exchanges, too. Did you know they now serve Papa Murhpy’s pizza by the slice? They also serve fresh soup and chili all day.
Party and Main, a collaborative store on Main Street in Susanville, features more than 30 vendors. Owner Denise Ramsey tells us there will be storewide specials for the week of the fair. Each vendor features different specials you won’t want to miss out on.