Lassen County Chamber of Commerce Update for the week of March 27 – April 2

Lassen County Chamber of Commerce
Update for the week of March 27 – April 2
Written by Kelly Ackley, Executive Director
March 24, 2022

Thank you, Highway to the Gaming Zone for hosting a great March Chamber Mixer.

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! Tune in as 93 KJDX will be doing a Live Broadcast during the show! 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.

Mark your calendar for our April Chamber Mixer, Thursday, April 21st from 5:30pm – 7:30pm at High Sierra Collision and Towing. We hope to see you all there for food, drinks and fun!

Lassen Public Health is sponsoring a Health Week Art Contest. Grab your art supplies and get ready for some fun. Entries for the contest, which is open to all Lassen County children and youth eighteen and under, must be submitted to Public Health by 5:00pm on April 1st. Pick up a coloring sheet from school or on their website, or create your own original artwork on what you think public health is. Your art entry must include the entrants name, age, school, email, and phone number and can be sent to pheprograms@co.lassen.ca.us.

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.

The Annual Easter Egg Hunt brought to you by the Lassen County Fair and SusanvilleStuffwill be held Saturday, April 16th at the Lassen County Fairgrounds. All Lassen County kids are welcome to come hunt for Easter Eggs. The gates open at 8:30am and groups start at 9:00am with different age group starting every 10 minutes. Each age group has a chance to find the ‘Gold Egg’ to be turned in for an Easter Basket filled with assorted goodies and prizes. There will be an additional egg hunt section for kids with special needs, this section will have eggs tied to balloons for the kids. The Easter Bunny will be at the fairgrounds so bring your cameras for a photo opportunity.

Keep CCC Open Golf Tournament, hosted by Susanville Soroptimist at Diamond Mountain Golf Club will be Saturday, April 16th, signups due no later than April 10th. $100 per player in a 4 Man Scramble, 8am registration and 9am shotgun start; Pulled Pork lunch provided, no host bar and a silent auction. All proceeds will be donated to the City of Susanville by Soroptimist for court costs. Sign up at Axia Home Loans or Diamond Mountain Golf Club.

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.

Application for Lassen County Cattlewomen and Cattlemen are now 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 one(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 for Sierra Desert Properties are now available. This year Sierra Desert Properties will be offering one (1) scholarship in the amount of $500 to a deserving Lassen County senior. For more information, call (530)250-7146. The application deadline is April 22, 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 director@lassencountychamber.org with any upcoming event or swing by the Chamber Office at 1516 Main St. with any event posters!