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Thursday May 9th 

Visit the Bookworm 

Attached to the Alturas library for our HALF-PRICE sale on all hardcover books, including children’s books! (Books, DVDs, and CDs priced at $2 or less.) Open M, T, Th, F noon to 4 pm.

Sunday May 12th 

The Surprise Valley VFW would like to invite everyone to their annual Mother’s Day Brunch held at the VFW Hall about a quarter of a mile north of Cedarville. The Brunch will start at 9am until 1pm Sunday May 12th. You don’t have to be a Mom to stop in and enjoy our wide range of items on the menu. Which is too long to list everything we have to offer for a family of four with teenagers, $50.00. Individually $15.00 Kids 10 and under eat for FREE! You can’t find a better price for an all you can eat Mother’s Day Brunch!

The menu includes, (but this is not everything) Bacon, Sausage Links, Sausage Pattys, Potatoes O’brien, Steamed Beef Roast, Spinach Quiche, Poached Eggs, Scrambled Eggs, Biscuits and Gravy, Canadian Bacon, Waffles, Pancakes, Assorted Freshly Baked Muffins, Bagels, English Muffins, Assorted Fruits. Of course, what Mother’s Day Brunch would be complete without Mimosas?

So bring the family and enjoy a great brunch as a way to say thank you for that special woman that does so much. Or come on in with a few friends and enjoy brunch. You don’t have to be a Mother to enjoy our menu.

Veterans Bingo

Many incentives are being added to the Veterans Bingo, so the winnings are even bigger! The Guaranteed Blackout of $200 (donated in memory of Mary Richardson by her husband Jimmy Richardson, will continue with an additional $100 for the pot throughout 2024.

Also, even more $100 “Hot Balls” could ultimately give a winner $500, when combined with the $200 Blackout.

The next Veteran Bingo games are on Sunday, May 5 at the Veteran’s Hall, South Main Street in Alturas. Doors open at 11 a.m. – At noon enjoy a potluck lunch (bring a favorite dish to share). Bingo starts at 1 p.m. and if you bring a new guest, you get a free game six-pack!

VFW Auxiliary and Post donates the proceeds to scholarships for Veterans’ children who graduate from Modoc High School. Come on out and play! Players must be at least 18 years old.

Monday April 13th

Alturas Country Jam

Alturas Country Jam welcomes the public to enjoy the music on Monday evenings from 6:30-9 pm at the Federated Church, 307 E. 1st St. Alturas. Bring your voice, bring your instrument or come to listen. Admission is free. Donations go to the church for supplies. Everyone is welcome.

Traditional Hunter Education Course 

Traditional Hunter Education Course will be held in Alturas on Monday May 13th, Wednesday May 15th and Friday May 17th. The course will be held at the Modoc County Sheriff’s Office annex, located behind the main building. The course begins at 6:00pm until 9:00pm all three nights. Attendance is required all three nights. Course materials will be provided. You can also pick up the course materials at Four Seasons ACE Hardware. There is NO COST for the course or materials. 

Class size is limited to 30 people. Registration is a requirement prior to the course. You can register at Ca Dept of Fish and Wildlife website /Hunter Education. Upon passing the course you will be issued a certificate to obtain a Calif. Hunting License. The course is just in time to apply for the Big Game drawing held in June. We will cover Firearm Safety, Hunter Responsibility, Conservation and

Preservation, Survival along with

Game Care and Cleaning.

Thank you, Vern Seevers HEI



Wednesday May 14th

Modoc Gamers Guild

Modoc Gamer Guild welcomes new members. All ages are welcome. Meet every Thursday at the Family Health Center at 6 pm. For questions call or contact Andrew 530-708-1680

Thursday May 16th 

Behavioral Health Advisory Board Meeting

The next Behavioral Health Advisory Board Meeting is scheduled for Thursday May 16th at 3:30pm at the Health Services Building, 441 N.Main Street Alturas.For More Information please contact MCBH at 530-233-6312

To Come
Klamath County Pop Warner Cheer and Football Online Registration only
Bring to first practice:
Copy of birth certificate, 2024 Spring Report Card, and current wallet size photo
After July 15th late fee, $25 will be added 
Online Registration available May 2nd-July 15th
Division 1st-2nd grade D3, 3rd and 4th D2, 5th-6th D1, 7th-8th Middle School

Modoc County Young Farmers and Ranchers
The Modoc County Young Farmers & Ranchers is hosting an outside meeting on Friday, May 17th at the California Pines Lodge at 5pm.  Anyone ages 18-35 is welcome and welcome to stay for the Modoc County Farm Bureau Spring Dinner at 6pm.  If you are unable to attend the Modoc Young Farmers & Ranchers meeting and are interested in learning more, please contact Haley Dancer by phone: (530)708-2612 or email: hmdancer31@gmail.com

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