What Happens Thursday in the North Valley – Chico Enterprise-Record
Editor’s Note: Many events are being canceled in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. We recommend that you contact the event host prior to attending to verify.
Mobile farmer’s market, Magalia: From 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. weather permitting. Fresh food grown by local farmers. Magalia Community Park. 13917 South Park Drive. Main parking lot, corner of Andover and South Park Drive. bclocalfood.org.
Chico seed orchard: Main door from 7 am to 3:30 pm Pedestrian door from 7 am to 5 pm. Closed at nightfall. One mile walking trail through the Edgar Slough Botanical Area. A toilet, no drinking water. Dogs on a leash. 2741 Cramer Lane. Monday Friday. No vacation.
Chico Library: 10 am-6pm Open. Sidewalk service. Reserve your items in person, online, 552-5652, ChicoBCLibrary @ buttecounty. 1-888-538-7198, [email protected] Limited computer use. 24/7 electronic resources. Information, buttecounty.net/bclibrary. 1108 Sherman Ave. Tuesday to Thursday. Friday, Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Paradise library: 1 p.m.-6 p.m. Open. Same services, guidelines, contact details as the Chico library. [email protected] 5922 Clark Road.
Durham Library: 12 p.m.-6 p.m. Open. Same services, guidelines and phone numbers as Chico Library. 2545 Durham-Dayton Road. [email protected]
Gray Lodge Wildlife Reserve: From sunrise to sunset. 9100 acres of fields, riparian areas, ponds, streams, hiking trails. 3207 Rutherford Road, Gridley. 846-7500.
Lutheran Church of Faith: 1 p.m. COVID-19 telephone prayer group. To register, send an email to [email protected]
Gateway Science Museum: Virtual at www.csuchico.edu/gateway; social media platforms, from astronomy to zoology. Lectures, videos, downloadable activity sheets. Weekly reservations for hands-on science kits available for K-12 teachers, home schools and families. Release.
Northern California Museum of Art (Monca): 900 L’Esplanade. 11 am-5pm Open. Face masks, social distancing and 25% capacity. Admission $ 5 adults; members, students, children free entry. Questions, www.monca.org. 487-7272.
Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology: Virtual. “Elements of Fire and Water Change”. Examines the global consequences of climate crises. Activities, online learning for families, K-12 learners and students. csuchico.edu/anthmuseum/virtual-learning/virtual-exhibits. 898-5397.
Janet Turner Print Museum: Virtual. 25th exhibition of prints by student jurors and 18th ink and clay. This virtual exhibition, postponed to spring 2020, presents the work of exceptional students in printmaking, complemented by works of excellence in ceramics. 898-4476.
Vitalant Blood Drive: 12 p.m.-6 p.m. Blood donation, 10.45 a.m.-5 p.m. plasma donation, 10.45 a.m.-4.30 p.m. platelet donation, 10.45 a.m.-5.30 p.m. source Plasma donation. 555, avenue Rio Lindo. Call 877-258-4825 or 893-5433 to confirm today’s hours.
Planning Commission: 6:30 p.m. Online public participation part. Visit chico.ca.us/planning-commission and click on the appropriate meeting date or go to chico-ca.granicus.com/ViewPublisher.php?view_id=2.
Habitat for Humanity: [email protected] ReStore 895-1271.
Chico region recreation and park area: 6 p.m. General meeting. Video ID 996 6943 4489. Password 7w038d. Email your public comments to [email protected] by 5:00 p.m. before the meeting or to 895-4711 by 5:00 p.m.
Citizen’s Climate Lobby: 6 p.m. Zoom https://citizensclimate.zoom.us/j/4391478344 or call 1-669-900-6833. Meeting ID 439 147 8344. Citizensclimatelobby.org.
Health, emotional support
Al-Anon: 6-7 p.m. Email [email protected] for the Zoom invitation. 342-5756. Welcome Alateens.
Catalyst Services Against Domestic Violence: Speak to a Crisis Counselor, 24 Hour Crisis / Referral Line, 1-800-895-8476. Free help with the interim restraining order for victims of domestic violence. Call 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday for appointments, individual counseling 343-7711. catalystdvservices.org.
Iversen wellness and recovery center: 492 Rio Lindo Avenue 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Zoom, 9 a.m. to 9.50 a.m. WRAP for quarantine; 10 am Healthy body, healthy mind; 3 p.m. Cinema and reading club. Dial 408-638-0968. Password 8793311. Meeting ID 441-359-7014. In person by appointment 11:12-Step; Noon, stress awareness; 1 p.m. Personal care. Must be 18 and over. Computer Lab 10 am-1pm by appointment, 879-3311. Wellness, 879-3311; [email protected] or nvcss.org/programs/iversen.
Northern Valley Conversation Line: 11:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Crisis-free peer-to-peer telephone service for the community seven days a week. 1-855-582-5554. Partnership with Butte County Behavioral Health Department and Tehama County Health Services Agency.
Group of LGBT * Q + teens: 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Social support group for LGBT * Q + teens aged 13 to 17. Alliance Stonewall. Information and to register via Zoom, call 893-3336, email [email protected] or visit stonewallchico.com.
Trans * Stonewall: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Transgender, gender nonconforming, interrogators 18 and over talk about their experiences, meet other people in the LGBTQ + community. Alliance Stonewall. Via Zoom, 893-3336, email [email protected] or visit stonewallchico.com.
Testing for HIV and hepatitis C: Via Stonewall Alliance by appointment. Donations accepted. 893-3336, email [email protected] or visit stonewallchico.com.
Alcoholics Anonymous: Friendship of Butte, Glenn and Southern Tehama County meetings on Zoom. Visit aabutte-glenn.org or call 530-342-5756 for more information.
Narcotics Anonymous: Visit Greaterbuttena.org for the list of meetings in Butte County towns. Telephone support for meetings 24 hours a day, 1-877-669-1669.
Chico Caregiver Support Group: 2 pm-4pm Meets online and by phone. 1-800-272-3900 to register or visit www.alz.org/crf.
Recovery International: 3 p.m., 7 p.m. Focus on symptoms, not diagnoses, of mental health and nervous disorders; stress, tension, anxiety, panic, mood disorders, fatigue, anger. Register and get the access code, call 1-619-383-2084 or email [email protected] Telephone meetings if meetings are closed.
Overeaters Anonymous: 5:30 p.m. Zoom. Commitment to abstinence. OA Literature. us02web.zoom.us/j/85354859380. Meeting ID 853-5485 9380. Password 541336. By phone 1–699-900-9128.
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