Chamber Update

Magical Country Christmas
Lassen County Chamber of Commerce presents their annual Magical Country Christmas from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2. Ring in the holiday season with Santa’s grand entry parade, Christmas tree lighting, fireworks, vendors, food and beverages, a hot toddy walk for adults 21 and over and free photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus. For vendor and parade applications or for more information, visit www.lassencountychamber.org or call the Chamber at (530) 257-4323.

The Nutcracker
Best of Broadway brings the Reno Dance Company’s The Nutcracker to the Veterans Memorial Hall. Cast A at 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, and Cast B at 1 and 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19. Tickets Available at Zaengles Floor and Home and Margie’s Book Nook. Presale ,  $15 and $20 at the door. Tickets also available online www.susanvillebestofbroadway.org.

Free Thanksgiving Dinner
Don’t miss a free Thanksgiving dinner at the Susanville Assembly of God from l1 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 23. The dinner offers dine-in, drive through or delivery. For more information or to request delivery, call (530) 257.5000

Lassen High Alumni Soccer Game
It’s that time of year again. Lassen High School Soccer presents the Lassen High Alumni Soccer Game. If you are an LHS soccer alumnus and would like to participate in the Annual Alumni Soccer Game, contact the LHS boys or girls soccer coaches. LHS Boys and Girls Soccer vs. Men and Women Alumnis, Saturday, Nov. 25 at Riverside Park — Women at 1 p.m. and Men at 3 p.m. For more information call boys coach Johan at (530) 249-7827 or girls coach Danny at (530) 310-1923.

Susanville Assembly Of God’s Annual Craft/Vendor Fair Christmas Marketplace
The Susanville Assembly of God’s Annual Craft/Vendor Fair Christmas Marketplace, 473-465 Richmond Road, will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, and from 9 a.m.to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2. Booth Cost: $40. Vendors Call (530) 249-3702.

Crafters Wanted For Christmas Craft Fair At Lassen Community College
Crafters wanted for the Christmas Craft Fair at Lassen Community College from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2. $65 for a 10’x10’ space. Contact: Lynda Alberico at (530) 249-2774 or by email at lralberico@yahoo.com.

Soaring Eagle Blue Star Moms Holiday Craft Fair
The Soaring Eagle Blue Star Moms Holiday Craft Fair will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, at the Veterans Memorial Hall featuring unique gifts, dazzling jewelry, local artists, delicious food, home decor and more.

Motorheads Support Salvation Army
The Motorheads, a Susanville car club, will be collecting toys, clothing and school supplies at their car show and meet to help support the Susanville Salvation Army’s Angel Tree program. The car show and collection event starts at 8:30 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 2, at Carlson’s Tire Pros on Riverside Drive. Donated gifts need to be brought back to Carlson’s before 11:30 a.m. to be included in the caravan of gifts to be delivered to the Salvation Army. Gift tickets can also be picked up and gifts can be dropped off at Plumas Bank in Susanville before Dec. 2, to be included in the caravan. All donations are tax-deductible and include a receipt. If you need more information, text or call Shane at (530) 867-7005.

Every Bloomin’ Thing Kids Christmas Kraft Class
Every Bloomin’ Thing presents a Kids Christmas Kraft Class at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, 705-670 Highway 395 E. A perfect Christmas gift for friends, family and teachers. Your child can come to Klass and Kreate an adorable work of art to gift or keep for your holiday decorating. They are still working on their final project, there are so many out there to choose from. They will be doing a Gnome theme. They have not had a Kids Klass for years, after many calls and requests, we are finally back. We will post our picture of what we are making as soon as we can. Tickets online at www.everybloomin.com/events–classes.htm

Lassen County Public Health presents A Winter Wonderland
Lassen County Public Health, 1445 Paul Bunyan Road, Suite B presents A Winter Wonderland from 3 to 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 8, for pictures with Santa, an Angel Tree, hot chocolate, holidayaActivities, fun games and informational =booths.

The Janesville Fire District presents 2nd annual Janesville Parade of Lights
The Janesville Fire District presents the 2nd annual Janesville Parade of Lights Saturday, Dec. 9.P
The parade begins at 6 p.m., staging at the firehall at 4 p.m. Parade on Main Street loops from the fire hall to Dollar General. Tree lighting, pictures with Santa, food and drinks. Decorated and well-lit side by sides, tractors and classic cars welcome. The entry fee is a new toy or new jacket. All donations go to local Janesville students. For more information or questions, call Chris at (530) 310-0454.

Lassen County Fairgrounds Festival of Lights
The Lassen County Fairgrounds Festival of Lights will be held Dec. 8 through 10, Dec. 15 through 17 and Dec. 22 through 25, Sign up now. Bring joy and enchantment to our community this holiday season by setting up a display at the Festival of Lights! This magical drive-through journey of twinkling trees, sparkling lights and festive characters is a family-favorite tradition. Participation is free, and the best displays win cash prizes. Get your application at www.lassencountyfair.org or at the Lassen County Fairgrounds offices and be part of Susanille’s small-town Christmas experience. The holidays are upon us, and the Lassen County Fair Holiday Craft Fair is just around the corner — from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16. Photos with Santa and vendor applications available now. Pick up your vendor applications today or visit us online at www.lassencountyfair.org

Standish 4H Christmas Craft Fair
The Standish 4H Christmas Craft Fair will be held on Dec. 8, 9 and 10. Come shop and have a hot lunch on Saturday and Sunday, win decorated Christmas rree or select other groups, $2 drawing tickets. A variety of local vendors will bring a carousel of items for the holidays. A hot lunch available Saturday and Sunday at the Standish 4-H Hall, 718-880 Highway 395 East, just passed the Wayside Gas Station and Market. If there are any questions, call Virginia 310-1993.

Veterans of Foreign Wars, William Davidson Post 2381, Saturday Breakfast
VFW, Veterans of Foreign Wars William Davidson Post 2381 presents Saturday Breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. every Saturday morning April through December downstairs at the Veterans Memorial Hall. Breakfast is open to the public.

Jeremy McComb’s Christmas at the Lassen County Fair
This is your last chance to get your tickets to Jeremy McComb’s Christmas, Cowboy-Style Tour at our pre-season price. This must-see Christmas event features Christmas music, cowboy poetry, and a steak dinner for $50 (a minimum of two tickets is required per purchase) Thursday, Dec. 14. The pre-season special ends Nov. 1.Get your tickets now at www.lassencountyfair.org  and celebrate a traditional Western Christmas.

Lassen County Fair Holiday Craft Fair
The holidays are upon us, and the Lassen County Fair Holiday Craft Fair is just around the corner. from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, December 16, featuring photos with Santa. Vendor applications available now. Pick up your vendor applications today or visit www.lassencountyfair.org

The Susanville Symphony A Magical Christmas
The Susanville Symphony Society presents A Magical Christmas, at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 22, and at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 23 at the United Methodist Church, 60 S. Lassen Street. Audience sing-a-longs, special soloists and more bring you closer to your family and to the holiday spirit that encapsulates this beautiful area we live in. Tickets will be available at Lassen County Chamber of Commerce and Margie’s Book Nook.

Lassen Youth Fastpitch Softball Registration
Lassen Youth Fastpitch Softball Registration — $90, $10 off for siblings. Early Bird Signups: $80 only through Jan. 16. Dates Jan. 5 and Jan 16th, time 5 to to 7 p.m. Regular Signups: Dates – Feb. 1, from 5 to 7 p.m. and Feb. 17 from 10 a.m. to noon. All signups will be held at Comfort Inn breakfast room. Signups close Feb. 21. Must be 4 by Jan. 1, 2024. Any questions, call Antonia Marro at (530) 260-8091.

Budgeting And More Life Skills Course
Join Lassen Family Services for the Budgeting and More Life Skills Course every Monday from 4 to 5 p.m. at 1306 Riverside Drive. This week’s topic: Exploring Financial Literacy. An introduction to key terms in the financial world. Participants may join the course at any time! For more information, call (530) 257-4599.

Calvary Kids Storytime
Calvary Kids Storytime, 450 Richmond Road from 1 to 2 p.m. every Tuesday. Bring your kids to a safe, peaceful place where they can be a kid. There will be two book reading groups, age 1-5 and 6-11. We will be reading biblical, moral and outdoor books followed by a craft. Questions, call (530) 257-4833.

Monticola Club
Need that special place? Have a special event coming up and wondering where to have it?  The Monticola Club House at 140 South Lassen Street could meet that need with 1,500 square feet of indoor space able to fit 170 people, a fully equipped kitchen and it is also handicap accessible. The venue is perfect for celebrations and memorials of any type such as showers, birthdays, anniversaries, teas, receptions, meetings, conferences, trainings, holiday get-togethers, fundraisers, presentations, celebration of life and other activities. The fully equipped kitchen includes utensils, plates, cups, saucers, coffee and hot water pot.  There are also padded folding chairs and both round and rectangle tables. You not only get the perfect event venue, but rental money is an important source of revenue for the nonprofit Monticola Club, 501(c)(3).  The club started in 1912 as a service organization formed to provide local women ways to improve the quality of life in our community.  Over the years these are some of the various local activities or support provided by the club: Food Baskets, Water for River Clean-up, Fire Victim Support, Senior Support, Beautification Projects-trees, flowers, Penny Pines reforestation, Library support, And of course, college scholarships. To view the clubhouse or for more information, contact the building manager, Patty Davie, at 530-257-9220.

Lassen Library Storytime and Craft Day
Join Lassen Library for Storytime and Craft Day in November. There are changes to our program schedule. Wednesday storytime and craft will be the same, but Tuesdays will be a craft day only. Hope to see you at these fun themes in November. Thankful Turkeys – 11/14 Craft & Play Day, 11/15 Storytime & Craft. Happy Thanksgiving – 11/22-23 No Storytime & Craft. Art – 11/28 Craft & Play, 11/29 Storytime & Craft.

Don’t forget to email (director@lassencountychamber.org & executiveassistant@lassencountychamber.com) with any upcoming events or swing by the Chamber Office at 1516 Main St. with any event posters.