Chamber Update

Lassen County Fairgrounds 4th of July Auto Races, Fireworks Show
Racing starts at 4 p.m. Fireworks about 9 p.m. Lots of racing, food vendors and fun. Want to be a vendor at this event? Visit lassencountyfair.org under the event calendar or stop by the fair office.

Monticola Club annual Yard Sale
Monticola Club annual Yard Sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, July 14 and Saturday, July 15, at 140 S. Lassen St. (Uptown and only one block off Main Street). Don’t miss it. There will be something for everyone!

Lassen County 4-H BBQ
Lassen County 4-H BBQ from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 18 at Lassen County Fairgrounds. Tickets can be purchased from a 4-H member or at the 4-H office at 707 Nevada St. $15/Ticket (all ages). Tri-tip, salad, baked potato, roll, dessert, and a drink. Benefits every club in Lassen County and funds scholarships and educational events. For more information contact the Lassen County 4-H Council or see a member today!

Save the dates
Lassen County Fair CCPRA Rodeo Thursday, July 20 and Rancher’s Day Saturday, July 22. California Cowboys Professional Rodeo Thursday, July 20 — enter online only. Entries Open at noon July 4 on ccpra.com. Lassen County Fair Rancher’s Day Saturday, July 22. Call/text (530) 736-5523 to enter — 3-man teams can enter twice. Ranch branding, doctoring and sorting. $50 entry fee/contestant per event. Buckles in each event. Ranch bronc riding. $300 added money – $100 entry fee. Questions — call or Text (530) 736-5523.

Lassen Library July Storytimes
Lassen Library presents July Storytimes every Tuesday and Wednesday at 11 a,m. No Storytime: July 4 and 5. Fish in the Ocean: July 11 and 12, Farm Animals: July 18 and 19, Bugs: July 25 and 26 (Wednesday, July 26 at Memorial Park). For more information call the library at (530) 251-8127.

Nature Camp Day Camp 2023
Lassen Land and Trails Trust presents, Nature Camp Day Camp 2023. Session 1: 8-10 years old from July 10-14 and Session 2: 10-12 years old from July 24-28. Registration: $125/week, includes transportation, food, and supplies. Available online at lassenlandandtrailstrust.org or Susanville Railroad Depot 601 Richmond Road. (On the kiosk in front of building.)

T&A Summer Fun Events
Karaoke – Monday, July 3, and July 17. Pool Tournaments – Thursday, July 6, July 13, July 20 and July 27. For more information call Gino at (530) 257-2739 or email tandamaninc@gmail.com

Chimney Fund’s annual Backwoods BBQ Competition
Chimney Fund’s annual Backwoods BBQ Competition — looking for teams to sign up to compete. Donation entry fee $50. Cooking starts at 7 a.m., judging at noon and tasting begins at 1 p.m. Chimney Fund provides teams with Tri tips, ribs, and 1/2 chicken. Tasting kits are $7. Entry forms are located at Iron Horse Saloon. Any questions, call Mary Gow at (530) 339-6878 or (530) 256-2621. Entry forms due by July 24.

Art in the Park
Amy’s Corner presents Art in the Park from June to August at Memorial Park, 1201 North St. Limited to 30 seats per session. For more information or to register, go to amyscorner.art.

LCC Lunchtime Lecture Series at Lassen Library
In our community, Lassen Community College presents a unique opportunity to engage in various enriching discussions with their free lunchtime lecture series. The series takes place every Tuesday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Lassen Library District conference room on Main Street. These weekly, hour-long sessions delve into diverse topics ranging from practical skills such as writing effective professional emails and starting a small business, to crowd-pleaser topics including beekeeping and the mysterious world of spiders. They even cover critical issues like managing financial worries and cyber-awareness skills for the whole family.

For a special treat, they also offer beginner and intermediate classes in AI with ChatGPT. All are invited to join these free, educational events. For more information, call Annika Peacock from Lassen Community College Outreach at (775) 567-9457 or email apeacock@lassencollege.edu. For information on upcoming topics, follow our facebook page: Facebook.com/LassenCollege. Join in, learn something new, and become a more engaged member of our Susanville community.

Bottle and Brush Trivia Night
Join the fun with Bottle and Brush Art Bar for their new summer schedule for Trivia Night. They’re moved to a once-a-month schedule for Trivia Night for the next few months, starting in May. The second Thursday of each month they’ll host Trivia Night for the brainiacs in the crowd. $5 a person, up to four people per team. For more information, call (530) 250-3701.

Budgeting and More Life Skills Course
Join us for the Budgeting and More Life Skills Course. Every Monday 4: to 5 p.m., located at Lassen Family Services, 1306 Riverside Drive in Susanville. 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. Every Tuesday from 1 to 2 p.m. 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. There will be reading of biblical, moral and outdoor books followed by a craft. Questions, call (530) 257-4833.

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