Chamber of Commerce board meets May 13

The Chamber board will meet at noon Thursday, May 13, 2021 for the monthly board meeting in the hotel conference room at Diamond Mountain Casino.

The board encourages member attendance and comment; if you would like to address the board, please contact the office staff prior to the board meeting so that you can be added to the agenda.

The board is accepting applications to fill two board vacancies. Thank you to Stacy Kirklin and Gary Felt for their contributions while serving on the board. Chamber members who are interested in applying may call the Chamber office at 257-4323, to have a board application forwarded or stop by the office located at 1516 Main Street Susanville to pick one up.

If you have yet to update your 2021 Labor Law poster, the chamber still has a few available for sale. Stop by the Chamber office to purchase your poster that features both federal and state labor laws to post at your business.

The 2021 Spring Home, Garden, and Recreation Show has been cancelled due to a low number of registered vendors. The committee made the decision to cancel and bring back the event next spring. Thank you to the following community minded businesses for their sponsorship; Hommes Landscape, Jason Colbert Construction, Plumas Bank, Sierra Desert Properties, LMUD, Tractor Supply, Les Schwab Tire, Pregill Insurance and KSUE/JDX.

The committee is moving full steam ahead with plans for the Annual Main Cruise Classic Car Show n’ Shine that will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 26 at Susanville’s Memorial Park. Food and beverages, vendors, and live music, featuring Forgery, will be available during the event. Mark your calendar and plan to bring the whole family to view beautiful classic cars, enjoy live music in the park and enjoy a fun filled day.

Applications to participate as a vendor or to sign-up to showcase your classic car are available by logging onto the Chamber’s website, lassencountychamber.org.

For more information call the Chamber office at 257-4323. Thank you to the following businesses for their sponsorship that makes this event possible; Wheels West, NAPA Auto Parts, Diamond Mountain Casino/Hotel, All Seasons Heating and Air, Jackson Service Center, Carlson’s Tire Pros, Sierra Tan/The Dog House, Pregill Insurance, Axia Hone Loans, Mandy McGarva, CPA and Tractor Supply Company.

The Chamber is excited to begin planning for monthly Chamber Mixers. Mark your calendar for the first Chamber Mixer of the year that will be hosted by Susanville Auto Center from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 24 in celebration of the completion of their new service center. Food and beverages will be served. You do not need to be a chamber member to attend, everyone is welcome.

The Sierra Small Business Development Center is pleased to have Advisor Clint Koble available for free small business consulting at the Lassen County Chamber of Commerce Office, the third Wednesday of each month, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bring your questions on business and marketing plans, loan assistance, PPP Loans, and California COVID-19 grants. Sign up for free one-on-one counseling and free webinars and workshops.

Reservations preferred but please also feel free to stop in at your convenience, anytime throughout the day, for assistance with your small business needs. Clint can be reached at (775) 843-4081 or email him at [email protected]