What’s happening Sunday in the north valley – Chico Enterprise-Record

Editor’s note: Many events are canceled in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. We recommend contacting the event host before attending to check.



Chico Seed Orchard: 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Pedestrian gate open daily. Main gate closed. One-mile self-guiding nature trail through botanical area in Edgar Slough. Keep dogs leashed. No water, one restroom. 2741 Cramer Lane. Search online for more information: Mendocino National Forest, Chico Seed Orchard.

Gateway Science Museum: Virtual access to variety of activities to do at home: Virtual Curiosity, Garden Detectives, Wildlife Wonders, Science Signs, Museum Without Walls (MWOW archives) and Fossil Friday (Jake shows how to do prep work and tools that go into uncovering and unearthing real fossils). Chico. 898-4121. csuchico.edu/gateway.

Gray Lodge Wildlife Area: Sunrise to sunset. Purchase entrance passes at licensed agents, such as sporting goods counters, by phone or online at wildlife.ca.gov/licensing/lands-pass. 9,100 acres of protected wetlands with trails, bird-watching, fishing and hunting. Self-guided nature trails.Gray Lodge Auto Tour Loop near parking lot 14 closed until October to regrade the road and add additional turnouts for wildlife viewing. May cause closure of nearby hiking trails during construction. 3207 Rutherford Road, Gridley. Gray Lodge naturalist office, 846-7505.

Faith Lutheran Church: 1 p.m. COVID-19 Phone Prayer Group. To join, email billaugros@gmail.com.

Museum of Northern California Art (monca): Online only: View a variety of current exhibitions through videos: “Unbroken Legacies: Northern California Art Glass,” featuring pieces from Northern California artists working with a variety of techniques in the medium of glass. Also artists and contact information.with discussion questions. Virtual art scavenger hunt available. monca.org, monca’s Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, newsletter. Newsletter signup at monca.org. 487-7272. Through July 31. plus ideas for activities to do at home.

Vitalant Blood Drive: 7:30 a.m.-12 p.m. blood donation, 6 a.m.-10:30 a.m. platelet donation. 555 Rio Lindo Ave. Call 877-258-4825 or 893-5433 to confirm today’s hours.

Stansbury Home tours: 1-4 p.m. Built in 1883 by Dr. Oscar Stansbury. West Fifth and Salem streets. $5 adults, $3 children 12 and under, free to ages 5 and younger. Masks are required for entry. stansburyhome.org. Saturdays and Sunday. Weekly.

Health, emotional support

Al-Anon and Alateen: 3-4 p.m. Serenity Sunday. First Christian Church, 295 E. Washington Ave. Room 5. 342-5756. al-anon.alateen.org. Weekly. (3-4 p.m. Email alanon.nc.d3@gmail.com for a Zoom invitation. zoom.us 334-6734. northerncaliforniaal-anon.org.

Catalyst Domestic Violence Services: To talk to a crisis counselor, call the 24-hour crisis/referral line, 1-800-895-8476. Call the same number for individual counseling. catalystdvservices.org.

Northern Valley Talk Line: 11:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m. 855-582-5554.

Iversen Wellness & Recovery Center and Med Clinic: Closed but Zoom classes continue. Wellness, 879-3311; Med Clinic, 879-3974. nvcss.org/programs/iversen.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Chico Central: 6:30 a.m. 8 a.m. noon. 5:30, 7 p.m. 1102 Mangrove Ave.

Narcotics Anonymous: Noon: CNA Pamphlet meeting. ZOOM ID: 1 (765) 517-9374. Password: Gbana2020. 1(669) 900-9128, (765) 517-9374: 7 p.m. Sunday Night speaker. ZOOM ID (765) 517 9374. Password: Gbana2020: 7:30 p.m. Paradise: “Peace in the Pines” Women’s. ZOOM ID (118 760 192. Password: 407818. 1(669) 900-91288 + 118760192#.

Codependents Anonymous: 2 p.m. Open format 12-step program. Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 1289 Filbert.

Overeaters Anonymous: 6 p.m. St. John’s Episcopal Church, Fellowship Hall, 2341 Floral Ave. Commitment to abstinence. 891-5885, norig.oar2.org. Weekly.

Smokers Anonymous: 6 p.m. Faith Lutheran Church southwest classroom. 667 E. First Ave. Information, Wes Decker, 624-2089. Weekly.

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