Spaghetti feed to commemorate 49’er Fire |

Spaghetti feed to commemorate 49’er Fire

The 4th annual Spaghetti Feed fundraiser for the Fire Safe Council of Nevada County will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Sept. 12 at Humpty Dumpty Kitchen in Grass Valley. The event will commemorate the 28th anniversary of the catastrophic 49’er Fire which destroyed 312 structures and scorched over 33,000 acres in western Nevada County.

The local volunteer based nonprofit organization is dedicated to making the community safer from catastrophic wildfire through fire prevention education, fire break clearing projects and creating Firewise Communities.

A large aerial map depicting the 49’er Fire boundaries will be on display along with handouts of personal accounts from those who fought the blaze or were affected.

Dinner will include spaghetti with meat or vegetarian sauce, salad, bread and a drink for $10. Tickets are available by calling 530-272-1122 or at the door the evening of the event at 1711 East Main St., Grass Valley.

To learn how to make a home fire safe or volunteer with the Fire Safe Council, call 530-272-1122 or visit

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