Lassen County Chamber of Commerce
Update for the week of March 20 – March 26
Written by Kelly Ackley, Executive Director
March 17, 2022
Hello, Spring! After having to postpone this event for the past two years, we are ready to bring to you our 14th annual Spring Show, Saturday, April 30th from 10am – 3pm at Lassen County Fairgrounds. If your business fits into Home, Garden, Recreation or Wedding Vendor, we welcome you! Applications can be found on our website at www.lassencountychamber.orgor at the Chamber office 1516 Main St. in Susanville. For more information call, (530) 257-4323.
Lassen County Arts Council is now offering their Spring Art Classes! They will be offering an Acrylic Painting class will be held on March 25th from 6pm – 8pm for a small cost of $40. They will also be offering a Portrait Drawing class Saturday, April 16th, 23rd, and 30th from 1pm – 3pm for a small cost of $60 with opportunity to purchase materials. For more information contact (530) 257-5222.
CASA has rescheduled their movie night: “SMALLFOOT”, Saturday, March 26th starting at 5pm at Community Church. ‘SMALLFOOT’ is a family friendly movie that “takes place high in the Himalayan mountains, where a community of yetis lives according to rules literally set into ancient stones.” The event entry and snacks are by donation. Don’t forget to bring pillows and blankets! For more information call Lassen Family Services at (530) 257-4599.
Lassen Lightening presents their Spring Fling to be held Saturday, April 2, 2022, from 5pm – 10pm located at Sentimental Journey. This event will include live entertainment, dinner, and photos. $40 for a couple and $10 for each additional guest. For more information or to purchase tickets, call Angela Cisneros (559)805-2044.
Lassen Family Services is partnering with the All-American Mixed Martial Arts Academy to host a FREE self-defense class! This class will take place on Saturday, April 9th from 2pm – 4pm, located at 55 S. Sacramento St. in Susanville. The class is open to everyone ages 12 and up. There is limited capacity, so be sure to register atlfsselfdefense.eventbrite.com. For more information, please contact (530) 257-4599.
Applications for Lassen County Farm Bureau scholarships and American Ag Credit are now available. These scholarships will be awarded to deserving high school or college students who are pursuing a career in agriculture or agri-business. Students can obtain applications on the Face Book page Lassen County Farm Bureau, by contacting their school counselors or call the Lassen County Farm Bureau office at (530) 257-7242. The application deadline is March 25, 2022.
Application for Lassen County Cattlewomen and Cattlemen are not available. Open to both male and female, two (2) scholarships will be available, Cattlewomen Agriculture Scholarship and Cattlewomen Memorial Scholarship.Students must be enrolled or enrolling full time in an Agriculture-related course of study, be a Lassen County resident for at least one year, and meet a minimum of 2.5 GPA. For a full description of requirements and to obtain an application, call (702) 286-6581. The application deadline is April 1, 2022.
Applications for Lassen Association of Realtors Scholarships are now available. This year LAR will be offering three (3) $1000.00 scholarships. Students must be in their senior year attending a high school within Lassen County. For more information, call (530) 257-5220. The application deadline is April 15, 2022.
Applications for Lassen Fastpitch and Lassen Lightning Softball are now available. This year Lassen Fastpitch and Lassen Lightning Softball will be offering (1) primary scholarship in the amount of $1000 and (1) secondary scholarship in the amount of $500. Students must be high school seniors who have played a minimum of two years in the local Lassen Youth Fastpitch Softball League; Must be a senior at Lassen High School; Plan to attend an accredited College, University, or Trade School. For more information, call (559) 805-2044. The application deadline is April 15, 2022.
Applications forPheasants Forever Jake Trussell Memorial Scholarship are now available. This year the Northeastern California Chapter 443 of Pheasants Forever is offering two (2) scholarships in 2022 to deserving Lassen County seniors. Preference will be given to students who plan to major in Wildlife Biology. For more information, call (530) 310-1366. The application deadline is April 22, 2022.
Applications for LMUD Scholarships are now available. LMUD is offering two (2) $1250 scholarships for high school seniors and one (1) $500 scholarship for returning college students, in a program designed to enhance the education and resulting careers of deserving local students.Applications can be accessed on their website or for more information contact, (530) 257-4174. Application deadline is April 29, 2022.
Don’t forget to email firstname.lastname@example.org with any upcoming event or swing by the Chamber Office at 1516 Main St. with any event posters!