Chamber Weekly Update Jan 9 – Jan 15

Written by Kelly Ackley, Executive Director

January 6, 2021

Join Lassen Community College for a special ceremony to honor Bob Genasci, a longtime member of the Cougar family (staff/faculty), for the dedication of the Lassen College Sports Complex in Mr. Genasci’s name. The ceremony will be held January 15th at 2pm and take place between the women’s and men’s basketball games, LCC Gymnasium.

Westwood Area Chamber of Commerce presents their 12th annual Chowder Cook Off, Saturday, January 15th at the Westwood Visitors Center from 12pm to 4pm, rain or shine! Tasting kits are sold for $5 and cooking team entry fee is $25. This event offers live music, bounce house, vendors and $700 in cash prizes! For more information contact (530)256-2456.

Join CASA for a night of family fun to watch the movie ‘Small Foot’! Saturday, January 15th, 5pm at the Community Church of Susanville. Don’t forget to bring pillows and blankets. Event entry and concessions by donation. Please contact the LFS CASA program at (530)257-4599 with any questions.

Coventry Gardens at the Walker Mansion in Westwood will host their annual Afternoon Friendship Tea, Sunday, January 16th, seating times at 11:30am and 3pm. Reservations are required, adults are $21.95 and children 12 and under are $14.95. Please contact (530)256-2133 or

Fire up the grill! Lassen County Cowboy Festival Chili Cook Off, February 5th, cooking at 11am and tasting at 3pm, located within the Lassen County Fairgrounds. Registration is $20 and can be found on their website or at the fair office.

Mark your Calendars as Northern California Cancer Advocates brings to you their Crab Feed, February 5th, doors open at 5:30pm at the Susanville Elks Lodge. Tickets are $60 per person and can be purchased at Lassen County Federal Credit Union, Grocery Outlet or here at the Chamber Office.

Peninsula Firemen’s Association presents their Crab Feed, February 5th at the Lake Almanor Area Country Club – Clubhouse, doors open at 5pm and dinner is served at 6pm. Tickets are $65 per person and can be purchased in Chester at Fire Station # 2, Tantardino’s Pizza & Pasta or Rouland’s Insurance Agency. “Crab & Go” is also available for $50 per person. For more information, call (530)259-2306.

Lassen County Cattlemen & Cattlewomen Presents, A Taste of Beef A Sip of Wine. Saturday, February 12th from 5:30pm – 8:30pm, located at Susanville Elks Lodge. Live music by the band Timeless plays from 9pm – 11pm. Must be 21 years of age to attend. Presale tickets are $35 per person and can be purchased at the Lassen County Fairgrounds or KJDX/KSUE Radio Station.

Mark your calendar for the first Chamber Mixer of 2022! Lassen County Fair will host the February Chamber Mixer on Thursday, February 17, 2021, the mixer will be held from 5:30pm to 7:30pm at Lassen County Fairgrounds. Stop by to enjoy a no-host bar featuring a specialty cocktail. Everyone is welcomed; you do not need to be a chamber member to attend, and we encourage you to bring a friend!

Save the Dates! Lassen Youth Football and Cheer Early Bird Registration, February 11th, and February 25th from 5pm – 7pm at the Comfort Inn in Susanville. Online early bird registration is also available for the whole month of February. Follow their Facebook page @ Lassen Youth Football and Cheer for updates and more information.

Don’t forget to email with any upcoming event or swing by the Chamber Office at 1516 Main St with any event posters!