GOOD FRIDAY SERVICE
This Friday, Good Friday, there will be a community-wide Worship Service. The service is sponsored by the Susanville Evangelical Ministers Fellowship. It will be held at Susanville Church of the Nazarene on Spring Ridge Road (off of Highway 139, by the hospital). Services are from noon to 12:55 p.m. Everyone is welcome.
RED LIGHT THERAPY BED
There are so many benefits to red light therapy. This breakthrough treatment was first discovered by NASA, and has many benefits. It's great for all kinds of skin problems, from wrinkles to acne scars, anti-aging and age spots and more. It's great for pain relief and injuries as well. Marci Rosin, owner of Sierra Tan in Susanville, now offers a Red Light Therapy bed. For more information or to make your appointment for the therapy, give them a call at 257-8267.
It's been 20 years since Melissa McCoy opened Every Bloomin’ Thing in Johnstonville. What was once a small shop has grown and bloomed into a beautiful nursery/gift shop. Melissa recently had a generous greenhouse built that is stocked full of hanging baskets, pottery and more. From 5 to 8 p.m. this Friday night, April 18, she is hosting an anniversary celebration with cupcakes and cocktails. See her ad in this week's paper for more information.
MOTHER'S DAY TEA AND BRUNCH
The Second annual Mother's Day Tea and Gourmet Brunch at the Standish Grange and 4H Community Hall is scheduled for Sunday, May 11. Their food is freshly prepared (and has been hand-picked and taste tested months in advance) by Chef Scott and a expert baker. Get your pre-sale tickets by calling Linda Tindell at 251-3685 or Virginia Bartholomew at 254-6241. Brunch will be served from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Last year’s event was quite a success so be sure and get your tickets early.
REACH YOUR FITNESS GOALS
Dora Valentine, of Iron Horse Gym, is happy to tell us they offer the Fitness on Demand in their gym. It took a long time to get the program, which offers more than 45 diverse classes you can choose from. You pick the class; you pick the time you want to work out. Their gym is more than 13,000 square feet with three levels, you're sure to find privacy and open equipment. If you're Medicare eligible or a group retiree member, be sure and ask about the Silver Sneakers Fitness program. You will find the gym at 705 Cottage St., or give them a call at 251-4985.
Barbecue season is upon us. Jim Young, owner of JH Heating, is now carrying the world's first pellet Kamado grill. Black Olive pellet grills are the new standard in grilling. Great for smoking, baking, roasting, grilling and searing. It provides accurate controlled temperatures for precise grilling. Jim said you can put your food on the grill and walk away from it, no need to stand around and watch it for flare ups. He reminds us they’re also carrying a variety of flavored pellets, rubs and marinades right in their Main Street Susanville store.
Diamond Mountain Mini Mart is celebrating their 10th anniversary Wednesday, April 23. From 10 a.m. until supplies last, you can get a free hot dog and a drawing ticket to win a barbeque. The drawing will be held at 5 p.m. that day and you do not need to be present to win. So mark your calendar to stop by the Diamond Mountain Mini Mart Customer Appreciation anniversary celebration.