Chamber Update

The Chamber board is accepting applications to fill a board vacancy. Chamber members interested are encouraged to apply. The deadline to apply is Tuesday, Sept. 6. Stop by our office at 1516 Main Street to pick up a Board of Directors application or contact the office to have one forwarded to you.

The chamber board holds its monthly meeting at noon Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, at Diamond Mountain Casino Boardroom. The board encourages member attendance and comment; if you would like to address the board, contact the office staff prior to the board meeting so that you can be added to the agenda.

Mark your calendar for the September Chamber Mixer, hosted by Lassen Association of Realtors, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15 fat 1740 Main St. in Susanville. Live music from the Villebilly’s and Vegas Double Down BBQ will be catering. Bring your family, friends and neighbors for an evening of fun. Everyone is welcome, you do not need to be a chamber member to attend. For more information, call the Chamber office at 257-4323.

LMUD is hosts its Customer Appreciation Day from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8 to celebrate you, the customers and community it proudly serves. This year, lunch will be served at the future home of LMUD, 50 N. Gay St. (the former Bank of America building). LMUD will have an event tent set-up in the parking lot with plenty of seating, so plan on staying a while, visiting with your friends and neighbors and enjoying your lunch. While you’re there, pick up some cool, LMUD swag and sign up to win a $100 LMUD energy gift card.

Join Every Bloomin’ Thing Garden Center and Gift Shoppe for its Fall Farmhouse Wreath Class at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9. Cost is $55 for a 12” wreath or $65 for a 14” wreath. Usher Fall in with a beautifully crafted farmhouse wreath. Add air plants, succulents, moss, cattails, twigs, leaves, feathers and other natural materials to make your own unique fall art. For more information or to register for the event, visit everybloomin.com.

The CCC and HDSP Cram the Van event will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9 at Susanville IGA. They will be accepting canned goods, dry foods, non-perishable and toiletries. For more information, call 257-4599.

Diamond Mountain Casino presents High Desert Brawl, Saturday, Sept. 10. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the fights to begin at 7 p.m. Open to all ages. Get your tickets today at Diamond Mountain Casino.

Join the Lassen County Arts Council at The Cottage Street Gallery on at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10 for the first ever Mural Tour! Enjoy local historian Janet Corey as she narrates the guided tour. Light refreshments will be provided after the tour. Feel free to bring a folding chair, water or a light jacket. Mural books will be available for purchase. Visit lassencountyartscouncil.org to register.

Susanville Fire Department marks the 21st anniversary of the World Trade Center tragedy. Susanville City Fire Chef James Moore is inviting the public to join the department in a commemoration of the firefighters, paramedics, police officers and other innocent victims whose lives were ended by the tragic terrorist attack of Sept. 11, 2001. The Susanville Fire Department joins with remembrances being held all across the country on Sept. 11. Just before 7 a.m. the group will assemble in from of the fire hall’s flagpole, the honor guard will present the colors and there will be a moment of silence and a prayer. The Ceremony will begin promptly at 7:05 a.m. If you have any questions, call the SFD at 257-5152.

Mark your calendar for Summer Blowout at Diamond Mountain Casino and Hotel from 4 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17. This end of summer community get-together is free to the public and open to all ages. Vendors pay no fee and food trucks and craft booths are welcome. Live entertainment by Velvet Neon. For more information, call 252-1100.

Join the fun for the 22nd Annual High Country Cruise from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17 at Memorial Park in Susanville. This event is for pre-1975 cars and truck and the entry fee is only $25. There will be raffle prizes, food concessions, vendors and music by Jocko! All proceeds from the car show go to charity. For more information, call Rich at 257-3857 or email resford100@frontiernet.net.Mark your calendar as Susanville Symphony presents its 2022-2023 concert season opener — Concert on the Green — at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17 at the Historic Lassen County Courthouse. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit thesusanvillesymphony.com.

Don’t miss the 8th annual Courage Triathlon at the Lake Almanor Country Club starting at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 17. This event is open to the public and will feature 11 vendors, pizza, coffee, snow cones, burgers and an inspirational day all around for a good cause. Tickets can be purchased at couragerun.org.

Join Bottle & Brush Art Bar for an Oktoberfest celebration from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24. There will be samples a variety of beers from around the world as well as domestic craft beers. Tickets are $15 and will be available soon for purchase. For more information, call 250-3701.

Mark your calendars for a Centennial Celebration — 100 years of Milwood Florist — from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, celebrating 100 years in business with live music, food and drinks. For more information, call 257-9194.

Lassen County Fair is hosting its inaugural Oktoberfest Friday, Sept. 30 through Saturday, Oct. 1 at the Lassen County Fairgrounds. This two-day event will have beer tastings, best dressed contest, mustache contest, adult competitions, live music, kid friendly activities and more! To purchase tickets or for more information, visit lassencountyfair.org/oktoberfest/.

Don’t forget to email with any upcoming event or swing by the Chamber Office at 1516 Main St. with any event posters.