Chamber Update

LaundroMutt Pet Services Grand Re-Opening
LaundroMutt Pet Services Grand Re-Opening under new ownership from noon to 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 28. Ribbon Cutting at noon. Featuring desserts from Merry Morsels. Get a free nail trim for your pups or cats with a photo. We have a photo booth and fresh homemade dog treats.

Chamber of Commerce Gala
The Lassen County Chamber of Commerce presents their Annual Gala from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Oc. 7, at the Veterans Memorial Hall. They are excited to announce that the chamber’s Gala Committee has been hard at work putting together an event to remember. The Gala is a catered event at the Veteran’s Memorial Hall across from the high school. Please join us to celebrate our local business community with a magical night, with live music, good food, drinks, silent auction, friends and fun. We will be honoring our wonderful chamber members, with special recognition for the Chamber of Commerce, Business of the Year and the Lassen County, Volunteer of the Year. So put on your best duds, (you know, your pressed Wranglers and button-down shirt), and get ready for the event of the year. Tickets are available to purchase online at www.lassencountychamber.org or stop by the Chamber Office 1516 Main Street. If you have any questions, call the chamber at (530) 257-4323.

Second Annual Lassen County Holiday with A Hero Ugly Christmas Sweater Golf Tournament
It’s back!! The second annual Lassen County Holiday with A Hero Ugly Christmas Sweater Golf Tournament. Tee off at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 7. It will fill up/sell out, Register today. This year they are also offering prizes for best cart decorations for those that provide their own cart. It will be a party for such a great cause. To register — scan the QR code online or click the following link: https://docs.google.com/…/1FAIpQLSdn6hL5NJIJRg…/viewform.

Rails To Trails Festival
Lassen Land and Trails Trust presents the Rails to Trails Festival from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7 at The Depot, 601 Richmond Road, featuring handcar races, farmers market, vendors, kids’ activities, local beer, great food, caboose tours, music and raffles. To be a vendor or for more information visit, www.LassenLandandTrailsTrust.org

Bizz Johnson Marathon
Bizz Johnson Marathon Saturday, Oct. 7, and Sunday, Oct. 8. Set PRs and qualify for the Boston Marathon on this fast, downhill course on the scenic Bizz Johnson National Recreation Trail. For more information and to register visit, Bizz Johnson (bizzrunningcompany.com).

Back Country Boutique Freaky Friday Midtown Bash
Join Back Country Boutique at the Freaky Friday Midtown Bash from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 13, at 2055a Main Street, Susanville. Celebrate with the wonderful businesses in Susanville’s midtown area. The Back Country Boutique is celebrating its one-year anniversary and will be cooking up some Back Country Grub. They hope to see you there. Craft and food vendors, costume contest, scavenger hunt and more family friendly fun. To become a vendor for this event, call Brittany, owner of Back Country Boutique, at (530) 990-0498.

October Mixer
Come out for Lassen County Chamber of Commerce October Chamber Mixer, hosted by Sierra Desert Properties and T-Mobile from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, at 613 Main Street, Susanville. Bring your family and friends for an evening of fun, Great company, and drinks. Everyone is welcome — you do not have to be a Chamber member to attend. For more information, contact the chamber office at (530) 257-4323.

Kristie Wakley – Basics of Homemade Sourdough Bread
Every Bloomin Thing presents Kristie Wakley – Basics of Homemade Sourdough Bread at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20. Join them for a fun and informative class on all the basics of making your own sourdough bread. The class includes instruction, samplings and a starter dough to take home and fill your kitchen with the sweet scent of sourdough! Visit www.everybloomin.com for more details and to register or call (530) 251-2330.

Lassen Family Services Dancing For A Brand New Me
This year marks the 10-year anniversary for Lassen Family Services Dancing For A Brand New Me. Join them for a journey down memory lane as they invite previous dancers back for a night of fun, laughter, delicious snacks and live entertainment for all ages Friday, Oct. 20 at Veterans Memorial Hall. Doors open at 6:15 p.m., show starts at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 21. Doors open at 5:15 p.m., show starts at 6 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Hall. Tickets are available at Margie’s Book Nook, Lassen Family Services, and Zaengles Carpet One Floor & Home. Limited tickets at the door. If you would like to sponsor this event, call (530) 257-4599

Homefront Herbalist Fermentation Fun
Every Bloomin Thing presents Homefront Herbalist Fermentation Fun at 5:30 p.m. Friday Oct. 27at Every Bloomin Thing. Come and spend the evening with Kristie of Homefront Herbalist (formerly Kristie’s Kitchen) learning why it’s so important to incorporate fermented foods into our everyday diet. Can anyone say healthy gut microbiome? In this class you will learn about the process of fermentation, the benefits of eating fermented foods, taste some delicious samples, and learn about the versatility of fermenting from veggies and fruit to dairy and more. This class offers a hands-on activity learning how to create your very own ferment from beginning to end to take home and enjoy.

Safe and Sane 2023
The Lassen County Chamber of Commerce presents Safe and Sane 2023 fropm 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31 in Uptown Susanville. Businesses are to provide their own table, anything they would like to include in their booth space (decorations, etc..), and roughly more than 2,000 pieces of candy to distribute. If you are a business and interested in participating in Safe & Sane, contact the chamber by email at director@lassencountychamber.org and executiveassistant@lassencountychamber.com or call the office at (530) 257-4323.

Every Bloomin’ Thing Garden Center and Gift Shop for our Annual Harvest Open House
Join Every Bloomin’ Thing Garden Center and Gift Shop for its Annual Harvest Open House! from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4 at Every Bloomin’ Thing (705 Highway 395 E). They will be hosting delicious gourmet goodies and libations during the celebration of the harvest season. The nursery will be having a fall planting sale with all plants up to 60 percent off. They have invited local artisans to join them in the Garden Room as well. It’s always a wonderful day to visit with friends and prepare for the upcoming holidays. Visit www.everybloomin.com for a list of holiday classes!

Susanville Best of Broadway Renaissance Auditions
Susanville Best of Broadway presents 2024 concert series The Broadway Renaissance Auditionsfrom 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.. Saturday, Oct. 28, and from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5 at the Susanville Veterans Memorial Hall. Featuring selections from: “Rock of Ages,” “Cinderella,” “Something Rotten,” “The Lion King,” “Anastasia,” “Cabaret” and “Bye Bye Birdie.” For more information go to, www.susanvillebestofbroadway.org.

Lassen Library Family Literacy Day
Lassen Library Family Literacy Day, 11 a.m. Saturday Oct. 14. Geared toward families with children 0-5 years old. Join us for an afternoon of stories, songs and activities about learning our ABC’s. All enrolled families will receive free books. For more information visit lassenlibrary.org or call (530) 251-8127.

KICK or Treat Halloween Soccer Tournament
Lassen Youth Soccer presents KICK or Treat Halloween Soccer Tournament on Saturday, Oct. 14. U6-U19, $5 per player. Registration by team, 4-7 Players a Team (create your own team). Costumes strongly encouraged. For more information or to register, visit www.lassenyouthsoccer.org. All players must be currently registered for LYS Fall ’23 Season.

VFW Saturday Breakfast
VFW, Veterans of Foreign Wars William Davidson Post 2381 presents Saturday Breakfast. April Through December from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial Hall. VFW Post 2381 will be serving breakfast on the first Saturday of each month. Breakfast is open to the public. Breakfast will be held downstairs in the Veterans Memorial Building.

Lassen Community College Lecture Series
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. 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, reach out to Annika Peacock from Lassen College Outreach at (775) 567-9457 or via email at apeacock@lassencollege.edu. For information on upcoming topics, follow our facebook page: www.Facebook.com/LassenCollege. Join in, learn something new, and become a more engaged member of our Susanville community.

Lassen Library October Storytimes
Lassen Library October Storytimes at 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Oct. 3 and 4 — Crayons; Oct. 10 and 11 — Cats; Oct. 17 and 18 —  Spiders; Oct. 24 and 25 — Fall Leaves, and Tuesday Oct. 31 — Costume Party; and Wednesday Nov. 1 —Dia De Los Muertos.

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

Body by Baker
Body by Baker, Paulina Baker: Fitness Instructor. Classes are available every day; 6 a.m. Yo-Got This (yoga/pilates style training); 8 a.m. Connect Cre (core strength training); 10 a.m.Golden Hour (functional mobility and agility training; Noon Strong Embrace (Mommy and Me mobility and agility training); 3 p.m. Bakers Booty Blast (lower body weight strength training); and 5 p.m. Zumba Strong (high intensity interval training).

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