THE NUTCRACKER RETURNS
Susanville Best of Broadway and the Lassen County Arts Council present the Reno Dance Company in “The Nutcracker” once again! Don’t miss this special performance with four showings at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23. Tickets for the annual show are available at Margie’s Book Nook and the Lassen County Chamber of Commerce.
CHRISTMAS BOUTIQUE AND COUNTRY STORE
The ladies of the Monticola Club, a community service organization that is dedicated to improving our community, is hosting a Christmas Boutique and Country Store. Stop by 140 South Lassen St. in Susanville from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23. There will be unique and handmade gifts made by local artists and vendors, along with concessions with delicious food to fill your belly and drawings for fantastic prizes.
It’s time for the annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot. This free community fun run, walk or stroll will take place at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 28, at the Lassen Superior Court at 2610 Riverside Drive in Susanville. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. The Lassen Senior Center will be accepting donations of non-expired, non-perishable food items and checks made payable to the Lassen Senior Center at this annual fundraising event.
FRESH FROM THE SMOKER
The Mallery families of GL&L Smokehouse have the smokers ready for your holiday smoked meat. Don’t forget to reserve your smoked turkey or ham for your family gathering around the holiday dinner table. For those of you who have a smaller family gathering around the table, GL&L also has smoked Cornish game hens. Stop by 702-865 Richmond Road in Susanville or call 257-2527 to reserve your smoked meat now.
The Susanville City Kickettes and Jessica Newton-Wade, owner of J and J Performing Arts, are gearing up for their annual Christmas program. Don’t wait, and get your tickets for the event. The Christmas Extraordinaire will be held this year at The Veterans Memorial Hall at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec.14 and at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15. Tickets are available at Margie’s Book Nook or Zaengles Floor and Home. You can see the ad in this week’s paper for more information.
HOLIDAY’S ARE COMING!
Heather Arter, owner of Merry Morsels, is gearing up for pie season. Arter tells us she has a nice variety of pies and is also offering cheesecake for your delight. Put your order in early to reserve your favorite pie. See her ad in this week’s paper for more details.
BILLINGTON ACE HARDWARE DECKS THE HALLS
Peek inside Billington Ace Hardware this year for everything you need to deck the halls. You will find great decorations, garlands, trees and a darling air blown Santa and Reindeer. There is also a large variety of Craftsman, DeWalt, Stanley, Milwaukee, Stihl and Black+Decker tools for gifts. Weber and Traeger grills are available while supplies last. Billington Ace Hardware is also offering free assembly and delivery on grills. Stop and check them out at 2950 Main St. in Susanville.
DON’T SHOP! HUNT UP SOME SAVINGS!
Ken and Holly Gullion, of J&K Guns and Stuff, wants to remind you with new state regulations, you need to be thinking ahead if you are planning to wrap up a firearm or ammo for your loved one for Christmas. “Don’t get caught without a gift under the tree!” J&K Guns and Stuff has you covered. Stop by 916 Main St. Susanville or call 257-7511.
COME TRY OUR NEW PIZZA
Papa Murphy’s tells us they are introducing their “New Zesty Pepp:” A giant pepperoni, ground sausage, banana pepper rings, mozzarella, herb and cheese blend and red sauce on original crust. Stop by and try this new pizza today!
SAME GREAT BUSINESS AND SERVICE
Odette Swift, realtor/broker, has provided Lassen County with quality real estate services for more than 40 years. Realty World Lassen Land and Homes will now be Lassen Land and Homes and will continue to offer the same excellent real estate services. Swift and her team have always prided themselves on helping clients find just the home or commercial property they are looking for. You can stop by her office at 2301 Main St. in Susanville or give the office a call at 257-7727. She is offering Lassen County the quality real estate services residents deserve!
WINE DOWN WEDNESDAY
Wednesday is no longer just the middle of the week. At Bottle and Brush Art Bar, Bryan and Roxanna Haynes are offering flights of their red and white wines, or visitors can just enjoy a glass — there’s no need to paint. It’s an excellent opportunity for you to try their latest monthly selections before you decide to buy a bottle. You can rent the space, host a personal painting party and they even have catering available for your event. During previous years their dates filled up fast, so be sure to book your date soon!