Community Briefs: March 2, 2013
Rummage sale is Saturday
A rummage sale for the Hope Rescue Mission is set for 8 a.m.-3 p.m. today and Sunday at 1577 Fig Lane in Corning.
Furniture, clothing, housewares, collectibles, appliances and other items will be sold.
Guild to hold spaghetti dinner
Our Lady's Guild will hold a spaghetti dinner at 4 p.m. Sunday at the Corning Veterans Memorial Hall.
Tickets are $10 and $5 for children.
Corning swim team sign-ups
The Corning swim team will hold sign-ups from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Maywood School Library.
Registration and insurance fee is $100, plus a reimbursable $100 family fee.
The next sign-ups are scheduled for April 9.
Free household waste pickup
Tehama County will accept household hazardous waste from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday, and March 9 and March 23 at the Highway 99W Corning Disposal site.
Tehama County Landfill on Plymire Road will accept waste from 8 a.m. to noon today and March 16.
Waste items include, among other items, grease, pesticides, fertilizers, oil-based paints, stains, solvents and pool chemicals.
For more information, call 528-1103.
Capay firefighters to host dinner
The 48th annual buffet dinner will be held from 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday at the Capay Elementary School, located at Fourth and Cutting avenue.
Tickets are $8 and $5 for children under 12. It is free for preschoolers.
For information, call Ian or Paddy Turnball 865-2070.
DC Kids holding fundraiser
The 2013 Corning DC Kids will be hosting a tri-tip dinner and raffle at the Corning Veterans Hall at 5 p.m. March 9.
Tickets are $10, and $7 for children under 12 in advance. They are $12 and $9 at the door.
The Boogie Band will be playing bluegrass.
Call Dawn to purchase your tickets at 592-8474.
School hosting spaghetti feed
The North Valley Christian Schools 11th annual spaghetti dinner and raffle will begin with an auction preview at 5 p.m., followed by dinner at 5:30 p.m. March 9 at Willows Memorial Hall, 525 W. Sycamore St. Prizes.
Gift certificates and baked goods will be raffled.
Dinner tickets are $20 per family or $5 per person.
For tickets or more information, call the school at 865-4924.
UCCE sets Dairy Day
The Glenn County University of California Cooperative Extension has scheduled March 14 as North Valley Dairy Day.
The day will start off at 10 a.m-2 p.m. at the Glenn County Farm Bureau Office, 831 Fifth St. Orland. Registration is free.
For information, call 865-1156 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Second annual Poker Ride
The Desperado's Grizzly Flats Poker Ride will have sign-ups at 9 a.m. with the ride starting at 10 a.m. March 16.
The cost is $25 for members and $35 for non-members.
For more information, call Shannon at 514-1006 or John at 206-6340.
Corned beef dinner set
Paskenta Community Hall will have a corned beef and cabbage dinner and auction March 16.
Doors open at 5 p.m. and dinner is at 6 p.m. Bring a dessert for the cake wheel.
Tickets are $15 and $5 for children 6-12.
Tickets can be purchased at Corning Rabobank, or Corning Chamber of Commerce.
For information, call 833-5308.