Chamber Weekly Update April 3 - April 9

Written by Kelly Ackley, Executive Director

March 31, 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! Tune in as 93 KJDX will be doing a Live Broadcast during the show! Applications can be found on our website at or 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!

Bring some Easter cheer to your family or a neighborhood child! For $20, Milford 4-H will hide 20 Easter Eggs in the yard of your choice. They also have Mega Eggs that will have stuffed animals and candy inside for just $5/egg. All funds raised will help support the wide variety of projects and events the kids put on all year. For more information, call (530)310-6882. Orders must be completed and paid in full by April 8th.

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 at For more information, please contact (530) 257-4599.

April is National Poetry Month. Come celebrate with Lassen County Arts Council, Sunday, April 10th from 2pm – 4pm, outside of Artisan Coffee in Janesville. Sponsored by Lassen County Art’s Council and Thompson Peak Writer’s Workshop. Bring a chair or blanker and enjoy free refreshments.

The Annual Easter Egg Hunt brought to you by the Lassen County Fair and SusanvilleStuff will 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; there will be an additional egg hunt section for kids with special capabilities. 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. The Easter Bunny will be at the fairgrounds so bring your cameras for a photo opportunity. Lastly, Merry Morsels will be there handing out free cupcakes for all the kids!

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.

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 for Pheasants 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 with any upcoming event or swing by the Chamber Office at 1516 Main St. with any event posters!