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Chester Progressive, Westwood PinePress Wednesday, March 17, 2010 15A Bowlers hit strikes to s u p p0rt +se+n i600r long term facility M. Kate West Chester Editor chesternews@piumasnews.com The pins have fallen and the results of the Feb. 27 Seneca Long Term Facility Bowlathon have been tallied. "To date we have received $4,100, and pledge dollars are still trickling in," said assis- tant activity director and event coordinator Sandi Gibson. She said 22 bowlers played three games to raise funds for the residents&apos; activity fund. "We had more bowlers signed up but some became ill. We have to offer specia! thanks to Derek Anderson and his league bowlers for fill- ing in the gaps and helping us to exceed our financial goal," she said. Long-term residents Shirley Fichera and Minnie Edmonds attended the fundraiser. "Shirley said she has been a bowler for years and wants to join in on the fun next time, and Minnie commented on what a fun time she had watching everyone bowl," said Gibson. Gibson said although cen- ter manager Dick Lee had the high score for the day, every- one who participated was a winner. "'They all said over and over again what a great time they had and asked, when are we doing this again?" she added. When asked what type of activities have been planned with the new funds Gibson said, "The residents are in charge of choosing their ac- tivities. They have had two meetings so far and have de- cided they would like to have a garden area with a path to wheel around in." She said the residents were looking at vegetable, flower and herb boxes. She said they had also discussed some sum- mer lighting and "a lovely place where they could go to take care of something." "Shirley said the garden would give meaning to her life," Gibson said. iiiiiiiiiiii iiiiiiiiii!il Cheered on by residents from the Seneca Long Term Facility, local bowlers hit high scores and earned big dollars Feb. 27. From left: Shirley Fichera, Pam Maple, Minnie Edmonds and Sandi Gibson. PIloto submitted COMMUNITY COR)00ER COMMUNITY CALENDAR Thursday, Mar 18 Rotary Club of Chester Breakfast Meeting: 7 a.m., Pizza Factory; 197 Main St., Chester. 596-3810. TOPS Club No. 1484 Weigh-In: 7:30-8:30 a.m., meeting 8:30 Today's Weather 64/29' 83/29  61/31 59/30 56/2S  :'(1, . .i  .,,- -.. mat.Hllnlhe " Hlglm+InlMlowO01 InlholowllOslnd ouclcHighelnttao Hlghzlnthomklr; mld6OamndlovIn andlovInlM, Ulp Iovmlnlholow30L uplxwSOemr<llows andlovInlhemlcl' lhe UPlXl, r 201. pot 20L In 11 lOW 300. 201. lkmdlm llunlel llwwllm Banll Sunrklo lkauxll Ikmlll SUlZml Bamlm llmullll 7:13AM 7i14PM 7:11AM 7:15PM 7:10AM 7:16PM 7:08AM 7:17PM 7:07NI 7:18PM California At A Glance - __ Moon Phases Mar 5 Mar 23 into Full , Mar30 Apr6 .... .... :::   Index' : :::::i/+ UV +i+; + .iiiiii:!i:! Wed 3/17 i Moderate Area Cltles z,,,, "- ....... Plh ......... Anaheim 80 56 ptwJnny  76 51 ptsunny dlnu 78 53 pt funny MoJmve 77 48 pt funny En Benult Bomtow 80 47 ptlunny Monterey (14 49 cloudy 8enDlego Blylhe 87 57 rest eunny  114 60 pt eunny San Franc Chloo 76 47 mltsunny Olidlmd 69 50 ptsunny mJose Co6to Mesa 78 57 pt unny PeJrndale 77 47 pt sunny Santa Bad B Centro 6"/ 56 sunny Pudmt 112 S6 p sunny Stockton Eureka S0 44 isunny Reddlng 711 51 pteunny 8mmlle Fresno 75 50 ptsunny  81 51 pteunny Truckee Los  79 56 pt aunny  76 49 pt lunW Vllkl City Hi LO Concl.  47 m'y Bomirdino 80 52 pt lunny 78 6S pt aunny F 68 49 pt sunny 71 50 pt sunny SntBarbam 74 5,1 plunny 74 48 I lnny 62 32 ptsunny 59 32 pt aunny 76 49 pt sunny CHURCHES Assembly Of God, 258-3938, 250 Myrtle St., Chester. Calvary Chapel Of Westwood, 256-3309, 315 Ash, Westwood. Chester Baptist, 258-3072, 210 Myrtle St., Chester. Chester Community United Metho- dist, 258-2345, Glenwood Dr. & Hwy. 36, Chester. Lake Aimanor Community Church, 596-3683, 2610 Hwy. A-13, Lake Almanor, lacconline.org. Mission Impact Fellowship, 249-2091, 178 Willow, Chester. Our Lady Of The Snows Catholic, 256-3344, 425 Cedar St., Westwood. Seventh Day Adventist, 251-6406, 210 Hwy. 89, Greenville. Chester Wesleyan,258-2359, Frost Our Savior Lutheran, 258-2347, & Gay St., Chester. 161 Aspen St, Chester. Christ The King Catholic, Gay & Vineyard Christian Fellowship, Melissa St., Chester. 258-2534, 200 Main St.,. Chester. LAKE ALMANOR TOWING Church Of Christ, 258-2057, 1182 Warner Valley Rd., Chester. Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter- Day Saints, 256-2441, Hwy. 147 Clear Creek. Holy Spirit Episcopal Mission, 259-5909, 3767 A-13, Lake Almanor. 258-30621 Jehovah's Witnesses, 256-2177, Hwy 36, Westwood. Saint Thomas Church, St. Andrew's Academy Chapel, 596-3340, 3814 Hwy. A-13, Hamilton Branch, saint- thomasanglican.org Westwood Assembly Of God, 256-3405, 624 Ash St., Westwood. Westwood Bible Fellowship, 256-2654, 401 Delwood St, Westwood. a.m., United Methodist Church, 386 Main St., Chester. David Price Jewelers 258-4367 Mtn. Maid Quilter Free classes "Unfinished Object Day'(UFO): 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 135 Main St., Suite E, Chester. 258- 3901. A.A. Meeting Step Study: 8 p.m., Westwood Library; 500 Birch St. 283-9651 or 257-2880. Plumas County Mental Health: Mon:Thurs. by appt. ABC Cen- ter; 372' Main St., c]ester/'For appt. call 283-6307 or (800) 757- 7898. hlmanor Basin Community Supper: 2 nd& 3rd Thurs., 5:30- 6:30 p.m., Chester Memorial Hall; 500 Stone St., Chester. All welcome. For info call 258-4280. Ending April 15. Almanor Camera Club- Each 3 rd Tues. 6 p.m. Best Western Rose Quartz Inn. Roger Walden 258-3401 Westwood Chamber of Com- merce Board Meeting: 7 p.m., Lassen County Visitor Center- Westwood Station; 3 rd & Ash St. 256-2456. Women's Circle: 6:30-8 p.m., ABC Center; 372 Main St., Chester. For info 258-4280. Plumas County Health Depart- ment: Programs include WIC Clinic (se habla espaSol), HIV test- ing, Women's Health Exams, & Family Planning. 10 a.m.-3 p.m., ABC Center; 372 Main St., Chester. 283-4093 or (800) 801- 6330. Western Council of Industrial Workers (Mill Workers Union) Meeting: 2:30-3:30 p.m., Chester Memorial Hall; 500 Stone St., Chester. 258-2814. Friday, Mar 19 Movin' 'n' Groovin': Low impact exercise for Seniors. 10:30-11:30 a.m., Wildwood Center; 366 Meadowbrook Loop, Chester. Helping Hands Food Bank: 1-3 p.m., Wesleyan Church; Frost & Gay St. 258-2359. A.A. Meet[fig;i 8 p.m.,' Chester United Methodist Church; 386 Main St., Chester. 283-9651. Nifty Needles: 2:00-3:30 pm At the ABC Center Saturday, Mar 20 A.A. Meeting: 8 p.m., Chester Baptist Church; 210 Myrtle St., Chester. 283-9651 or 256-3512. Feather River Fine Arts Assoc. Meeting: 10 a.m., location varies. 259-2893 or visit feather- river finearts.org. SNOWSHOE WALK: Lassen Vol- canic National park Hwy 36 at 1:30 at the Kohm Yah Mah Nee Visitor Center for more informa- tion call 595-4480 PASTA DINNER: Fundraiser and late Registration For Greenville Little League in the GEM Cafeteris from 5-gpm Adults $10 Children $5 Sunday, Mar 21 A.A. Big Book Study: 7:30 p.m., Chester United Methodist Church; 386 Main St., Chester. 283-9651. Adult Study Group: 9:30-10:30 YOUTH CALENDAR Thursday, Mar 18 Boy Scouts: 7 p.m., United Methodist Church, Chester. Scout Master-Bob Brockwy 25B:3ZB9 or Committee Chairman-Gregg Scott 251-8002. Monday, Mar 22 SENIOR HIGH YOUTH: At LACC ( Lake Almanor Community Church) From 7pm-9pm. For more information call 596-3683. Tuesday, Mar 23 JUNIOR HiGH YOUTH: AT LACC (Lake Almanor Community Church) From 7pm-gpm. For more information call 596-3683. Wednesday, Mar 24 A.W.A.N.A. (Approved Work- men Are Not Ashamed): For youths of 3yrs of age to 6 th grade. 6 p.m., Lake Almanor Community Church; 2610 Hwy. A-13, Lake Almanor. Church office 596-3683. Chester Lake Almanor 4-H- 7 p.m. Lake Almanor Community Church 2610 Hwy A-13 Contact Desiree Brown - 258-1920 PAGE SPONSORS SHARON HENRY OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 220 Main St. CHESTER, CA 96020 (530) 2,..%8-2222 SINCE 1985 COMPLETE AUTO, TRUCK, RV & DIESEL REPAIRS & SERVICE TIRES CHAINS BRAKES a.m., 183 Jensen Rd., Chester. Book discussions. Joan Turnquist 258-1935. Monday, Mar 22 Helping Hands Food Bank: 1-3 p.m., Chester Wesleyan Church; Frost & Gay St. 258-2359. Westwood Bingo: l:30pm early Bird, 2p.m. regular games, West- wood Senior Center; 2 rid& Birch. Arrive early to receive papers. Must be 18 or older. 256-3009. AI Anon: 7':30 pm:, C'he.ster United Methodist Church; 386 Main St., Chester. 283-9651. Mtn. Maid Quilter, Free classes "Unfinished Object Day" (UFO): 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 135 Main St., Suite E, Chester. 258-3901. Westwood Chamber of Com- merce Meeting: 7 p.m., Lassen County Visitor Center, 3rd & Ash. 256-2456. Plumas County Mental Health: Mon.-Thurs. by appt. only. ABC Center; 372 Main St., Chester. 283-6307 or (800) 757-7898. Overeaters Anonymous Open Meeting: 6:30 at the Arts Coun- cil building on Cottage St for more information call Kris 249- 3159 A.A. MEETING At the Westwood library 6:30pm Almanor Recreation & Park District Board Public Meeting: 7 p.m. 258-2562 ABC Center Tuesday, Mar 23 Westwood TOPS No. 1014: 8:30-9 a.m., Westwood Senior Center; 2nd & Birch St. Coordina- tor-Loretta Bloxham, 527-7541. Plumas County Board of Supervisors: 1st-fourth Tues., 10 a.m. at Courthouse, Quincy. Rotary Club of West- wood/Lake Almanor: 6 p.m. Social Hour, 7 p.m. Dinner & Meeting. George Young Rotary Park in Westwood. A.A. Meeting: 1:30 p.m., Chester Community Ulited Methodist Church; 386 Main St. For info, 283-9651. The Ridge Writer's Group: 2nd & 4th Tues., Westwood. Claire Weygandt 256-3968 or e-mail: voyant@digitalpath.net for loca- tion & times. Plumas County Mental Health: Mon.-Thurs. by appt. ABC Cen- ter; 372 Main St., Chester. 283- 6307 or (800) 757-7898. NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS: Chester Recovery, at the ABC Resource Center 372 Main St. Chester 6:30pm-7:30pm. FAMILY DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP: From 4pm-6pm. At the ABC Resource Center. Childcare available upon request 258-4280. ABC Center 258-4280 Hours: Mon-Wed 10 am-4 pm Thurs closed Fri 1 pro-4 pm See calendar listings for special activities DivorceCare: Recover from your Sep.aration or Divorce at LACC 7pm for more information call 596-3683. Lake Almanor Elks Lodge 2626 Family Night: Social Hour 6 p.m., Dinner 7 p.m., 164 Main St., Chester. Wednesday, Mar 24 Helping Hands Food Bank: 1-3 p.m., Chester Wesleyan Church; Frost & Gay St. 258-2359. Chester Bingo: 6 p.m., Chester Memorial Hall; 500 Stone St., Chester. 18 & older. Sponsored by Chester St. Citizens Club. Marge Withrow 258-3796. A.A. Meeting: 7:30 p.m., Chester United Methodist Church; 386 Main St., 283-9651 for info. Plumas County Mental Health: Mon.-Thurs. by appt. ABC Cen- ter; 372 Main St., Chester. 283- 6307 or (800) 757-7898. BINGO: from 1-4pm at the Chester Memorial hall for more information call Marge 258-3796 COMMUNITY CRAFTERS: From 12:30-3pm at the Senior Center in Westwood Birch and 2nd for more information call Hilda 256-3960 LAKE LEVELS Lake Almanor" *Elevation tCurrent 4,483.12 1 Year Ago 4,480.78 Lake Almanor **Capacity 1"Current 862,149 1 Year Ago 805,795 Bucks Lake *Elevation 1Current 5,131.15 1 Year Ago 5,136.39 Bucks Lake **Capacity tCurrent 61,763 1 Year Ago 70,020 *Elevation above sea level in ft. **Storage in acre ft. Mar. 13, 2010 Mar. 15, 2009 LAST WEEK'S TEMPERATURES DATE HIGH LOW Mar. 08 36 18 Mar. 09 34 13 Mar. 10 38 15 Mar. 11 45 19 Mar. 12 38 24 Mar. 3 37 15 Mar. 14 46 19 Mar. 15 -- 23 RAIN =14.08" . SNOW =79.15" TOTAL PRECIP =60.38" Compiled by Randy Helmick Check Out The Latest "Live-Local" Weather Into At: www.chesterweathercenter.com