Business Scene for the week of 3/19/19

The Lassen-Modoc Adult Education Consortium services wants to invite the public to join their school district members and business partners at their next meeting Thursday, March 21. The meeting will be held on the college campus in room HU204 from 3 to 4 p.m.
The goal of the LMAE consortium is to prepare adult students no matter where they are in their educational journey. For more information on this meeting or the program offerings call 257-6181, ext. 8997.

Lassen Community College and the Lassen College Foundation present the second annual Zellamae Miles Women’s Conference and Luncheon from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 23. The program theme this year is Visionary Women: Imagine. Believe. Achieve. For ticket information see their ad in this week’s paper. Seating is limited, so you will want to reserve your space today!

Bob and Linda Hart are planning a special day at their business, Coventry Gardens — and it’s just for the ladies. So, if you are ready to shake off some of the winter blues enjoying a special lunch, cookies and refreshments while relaxing and visiting with one another, then join them at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 30. You might also want to bring a game, crafts or perhaps your favorite book to what Bob and Linda are calling this special Ladies Day Out. Coventry Gardens is located inside the Walker Mansion Inn in downtown Westwood.

Mark your calendar to attend the Paiute Meadows Trail Run on May 11. The 50k, 50k Relay, Half Marathon and 4.5 mile runs are sure to attract the best runners in the community. There will be a 1 mile free kids run, too! You can register for this event at So start training today, and you could be the best runner in town.

Lassen Association of Realtors are pleased to announce they are able to offer three scholarships this year. The scholarships are available to any Lassen County high school senior. Applications may be picked up at the Lassen Association of Realtors office between 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday. For more information, visit

The Westwood Family Resource Center has some fun programs that might be of interest. On Mondays they have a knitting group that meets at 1 p.m.; on Wednesdays there is a yoga class also at 1 p.m. and on Fridays the book club meets at 10 a.m. For more information call Nicole Young at 256-3700. The Center is on Birch Street.

Local shoppers can once again fill their homes with elegant pieces like Dimplex Fireplace consoles as Zaengles Carpet One Floor and Home bought out the showroom at the Las Vegas World Market. Find a variety of unique and timeless fireplace consoles, now with great markdowns, at the 2800 Main Street store in Susanville. Quantities are limited, so be sure to act quickly. For more information, see their ad in this week’s paper.

Whether it is hunting, or bird or wildlife watching, Vortex Optics has the optics and optic accessories you need. Honey Lake Firearms in Uptown Susanville is the only authorized dealer in Northeastern California carrying Vortex, the current world leader in optics. Owner Jeff Cagle says if he doesn’t have the scope you are looking for in stock, he can order it for you.
Stop in today, Honey Lake Firearms is located at 600 Main St., in Susanville, on the corner of Roop and Main at the top of town.

If you haven’t been in to Tractor Supply recently, you haven’t heard the distinctive peeping of the baby chickens now in stock. They carry a variety of breeds of chickens, and they have ducks, too. If you are new to chick rearing, they have everything you need to get started with your new flock from housing, bedding, feed and more. Stop in today, Tractor Supply is located at 142 Robs Way, in Susanville.

Arlin Billington, owner of Billington Ace Hardware, has stocked up on the premium quality Valspar and Clark+Kensington paints. These superior paints come in all your favorite colors and the paint specialists are ready to help you get everything you need to complete your project in one visit. Now that spring is officially here, it’s time to do those home improvements you’ve been putting off. A simple coat of fresh paint and a splash of color can liven up even your run down looking room or home exterior.
You’ll also find his new line of patio furniture and barbecues to get yourself ready for outdoor entertaining. Don’t worry if it’s still a bit chilly, he’s got gas fire pits, table top and free standing outdoor heaters to keep your family and friends warm. Billington Ace Hardware has been your locally-owned home improvement and hardware store for more than 31 years. You don’t need to drive to the big box chain stores out of town when you’ll be pleasantly surprised at the quality, personalized service and selection right here in Susanville.

Payless Building Supply in Susanville has everything you need for your spring fencing project. They have a variety of dog eared cedar fencing, as well as wire fencing, and low pricing on welded wire. If planter box material is what you are looking for, they have that, too.
Stop in today and check out their great deals and take advantage of their quantity discounts. Payless Building Supply is located at 702-340 Johnstonville Road in Susanville.