September 1, Artists Opening Reception. The Plumas Arts Gallery, located at 525 Main Street in Quincy, will host a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. for featured photographer Betty Bishop, showing her recent series of vivid color photographs. For more information, call (530) 283-3402.
September 1 – 3, Antique & Collectibles Fair. Graeagle Fire Hall. Opening Times: Friday, September 1, 12 to 6 p.m.; Saturday, September 2, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, September 3, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free to the public. For more information, call (530) 836-6811.
September 2, Pancake Breakfast. Plumas Eureka Fire House, 200 Lundy Lane, Plumas Eureka Estates. 8 to 11 a.m. Prize drawings. $10; 10 and under, $3. All proceeds benefit Plumas Eureka Volunteer Fire Department and community events. For more information, visit www.pecsd.org.
September 9, Plumas-Sierra REC Annual Member Meeting & EPHC Health Fair. Please join us for a fun, informative day at the co-op. Eastern Plumas Health Care will again host a free health fair. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Portola office, 73233 State Route 70. For more information, call (530) 832-4261.
September 9, Honey Lake Valley Riders Horse Show and Play Day. Janesville Park, 464 – 400 Church Street. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Shows start at 8 a.m. Play days start at 2 p.m., and include barrels, poles and two other fun classes. For more information, call (530) 257-0934, or visit honeylakevalleyriders.org for horse show classes and an information flyer.
September 9 &13, Music at the Mill Works. 7539 Highway 89, Graeagle. 6 to 9 p.m. Free live music. A different band each week. June 21-Sept. 13. For more information, call (530) 836-2828.
September 13, Wild and Scenic Film Festival. The largest environmental film festival in North America is coming to the Quincy Town Hall Theatre. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are on sale now at Quincy Natural Foods, Plumas Arts gallery, and online at www.plumasarts.org.
September 14, Farmers’ Market. Hosted by Lassen Land and Trails Trust, North Gay Street, Historic Uptown Susanville. This is Lassen County’s only certified market. For more information, call (530) 257-3252.
September 14, Lassen County Chamber of Commerce Mixer. Hosted by Artisan Coffee, Steve’s Pumps and Pizza Factory. 464-440 Church Street, Janesville. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. For more information, call (530) 257-4323.
September 15, Blood Drive. Father Burns Social Hall, 100 Pine Street, Portola. 2 to 6 p.m.
September 16, Third Saturday Dinner/Dance. Sierra Valley Grange Hall, 92202 Highway 70, Vinton. Dinner, 5:30 p.m., Lessons, 6:30 p.m. Dance, 7:30 p.m. Dance to Country Western CDs. Dinner, $10; Dance, $5. For more information or to order tickets, call (530) 993-1182, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
September 16, High Country Cruise. Lassen County Fairgrounds, 195 Russell Ave, Susanville. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration fee $25. For more information, call (530) 257-3857.
September 16, Third Saturday Breakfast. Susanville Masonic Hall, 84 N Lassen Street, Susanville. 8 to 11 a.m. Hosted by Friends of the Lassen-Janesville Masonic Lodge #149. $6. For more information, call (530) 310-6097.
September 16, Blue Star Cougar Challenge (Race). Susanville Ranch Park, 480 Paiute Lane, Susanville. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The race begins with a two- mile run on a dirt trail, followed by a nine-mile bike ride on a dirt trail and ends with a two-mile run on a dirt trail. Register early to ensure your spot, your free t-shirt and participation medal. September 1 prices increase by $5.00 per individual/team. Anyone registering after September 10 is not guaranteed a t-shirt. Free one-mile fun run for kids 16 years old and younger. Starts at 8:00 a.m. All proceeds go to Soaring Eagles Blue Star Moms and the Angel Bike program. The Angel Bike program provides hand-bikes to veterans who are unable to use their legs. Every bike is custom made for the veteran who will own and use it. For more information, call (530) 249-0453. Register at www.eventbrite.com/e/blue-star-cougar-challenge-tickets-33410211843.
September 30, Sierra Valley Art + Ag Trail. Sierra Valley, Beckwourth. Spend the day on a free self-guided tour of market farms and working ranches (many featuring 100+ year old dairy barns) and other historic buildings where local artists and their works of every color – wood, paint, glass, ceramic, metal, fiber and more – are hosted for the day. Start the day at one of three trailhead information centers located near entry points to Sierra Valley. Be sure to purchase a keepsake event passport to join in the fun of collecting stamps from sites and artists along the Trail. The Sierra Valley Art + Ag Trail is free. For more information, call (530) 428-5016, or visit www.SierraValleyArtAgTrail.org/.