Paradise Thursday Night Farmers Market: 5 p.m. to dusk corner of Black Olive Drive and Pearson Road. Farm fresh fruit, vegetables, herbs, flowers. Rain or shine. Weekly.
Chico Thursday Night Market: 6- 9 p.m. Free. Farm-fresh produce, food, crafts and live entertainment. No animals. Broadway between Second and Fifth streets. Weekly.
Temporary Restraining Order Clinics: Free. For victims of domestic violence. Catalyst Domestic Violence Services. 800-895-8476 for times, locations. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday. Also, 9:30 a.m. Chico Drop-In Center, 330 Wall St., Suite 50. 343-7711. Weekly.
SCORE: 9 a.m.-noon. Counseling by appointment for small business owners by Service Corps of Retired Executives. 1324 Mangrove Ave., Chico. Chamber of Commerce, 891-5556. Weekly.
Butte County Historical Society Archives: 9 a.m.-noon. 2335 Baldwin Ave., Oroville. $3 per person per day to research. 533-9418. Also Friday.
Medicare Counseling: 9:30-11:30 a.m. Trained, state-registered volunteer counselors assist seniors, adults with disabilities with Medicare matters. Passages Adult Resource Center, 2491 Carmichael Drive, Suite 400, Chico. By appointment; 898-6716. Weekly.
Singing Men and Women (Elks): 9:30-11:30 a.m. Non-Elks and Elks sing for pleasure, performances. Elks Lodge, 6309 Clark Road, Paradise. 877-9514. Weekly.
Paradise Center for Tolerance & Non Violence: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. weekdays. Support, advocacy for adults, children who have been victimized by harassment, bullying. 877-1856 or www.pctn.org.
Pre-school Story Time: 10 a.m. Songs, stories, crafts. 2- to 5-year-olds. Durham library, 2545 Durham-Dayton Highway. 879-3835. Weekly.
Food and clothing: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. For residents of Magalia, Stirling City. Seventh-day Adventist Church, 15204 Skyway, Magalia. 873-2513. Weekly.
Blood drive: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday. BloodSource, 555 Rio Lindo Ave., Chico. 893-5433. Weekly.
Paradise Library: 11 a.m.-noon, playgroup newborns-3 years; 11 a.m. knitting circle; 2-4 p.m., American Sign Language (beginners), drop-ins welcome. 5922 Clark Road. 872-6320. Weekly.
Gateway Science Museum: Noon-5 p.m. “Sustainable Choices,” interactive exhibit on sustainability with topics consumers consider every day: electricity, water, transportation, shopping, landscaping, environmental trade-offs for foods we eat. “Climate Science” exhibits. $5 adults, $3 children, free to ages 2 and younger, free to members. College of Natural Sciences, next to Bidwell Mansion, 625 The Esplanade. 898-4121. Through Aug. 14. Closed Monday and Tuesday.
Free lunch: Noon-1:30 p.m. Paradise Lutheran Church, 780 Luther Drive. Served by Family Resource Center & Youth for Change. 877-3549. Weekly.
Primary School Story Time: 3 p.m. Stories, songs and craft for under age 12 at Chico Library, 1108 Sherman Ave. 891-2762. First, third, fifth Thursdays.
Free dinner: 4-6 p.m. St. Nicholas” Episcopal Church, 5872 Oliver Road. Co-sponsored with First Baptist, Ridge Presbyterian, Paradise Assembly of God and Jubilee on the Ridge churches. 877-7006. Weekly.
Chess: 4-7 p.m. Oroville Library, 1820 Mitchell Ave. 538-7641. Weekly.
Movie day: 4 p.m. Paradise Library, 5922 Clark Road.
Legal advocacy, court accompaniment support group: 5:30 p.m. Chico Drop-In Center, 330 Wall St., Suite 50; 343-7711. Sponsored by Catalyst Domestic Violence Services, 800-895-8476; catalystdvservices.org. Weekly.
Conversational English Classes: 5:30-6:30 p.m. For speakers of English as a second language. Chico Peace & Justice Center, 526 Broadway. 893-9078. Weekly.
Butte County Assembly: 6 p.m. Cozy Diner, 6371 Skyway, Paradise. Details, Joanne Alden at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Disaster Action Team training: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Three Rivers American Red Cross for on-going training for Disaster Department Volunteers, discuss recent emergency responses. New volunteers may join. 300 Salem St., Chico. Charles McCaul 673-1460. Last Thursday.
Exchange Club of Durham: 6:30 a.m. Red Rooster Caf?, 9418 Midway, Durham. 876-7763. Weekly.
Christian Business Association: 7 a.m. Java Joe, 2485 Notre Dame Blvd., Chico. Also Juice and Java, Paradise. Weekly.
Breakfast Exchange Club: 7 a.m. Kalico Kitchen, 2396 The Esplanade, Chico. 899-2609. Weekly.
Butte Business Network: 7:15 a.m. Country Waffles, 690 Rio Lindo Ave., Chico. 893-4464. Weekly.
Salvation Army Home League: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Salvation Army, 567 E. 16th St., Chico. 342-2199. Weekly.
LeTIP Chico Lunch Club: 11:30 a.m. Exchange business referrals. 342-4229 or email@example.com. Activities at chicoletip.com. 33 Steaks, Booze and Jazz, 305 Main St. Weekly.
Paradise Rotary Club: 12-1:30 p.m. Paradise Elks Lodge, 6309 Clark Road. Network, plan community events, fundraisers. 228-5913. Weekly.
Hooker Oak Toastmasters: 12:30-1:30 p.m. Golden Valley Bank, 190 Cohasset Road. 514-2462. Weekly.
High Sierra Model Railroad Club: 6-10 p.m. 3650 Morrow Lane. New members welcome. Joe Clark, 342-4305. Weekly.
Cribbage: 6:30 p.m. Paradise Ridge Senior Center, 877 Nunneley Road. 877-1477. Weekly.
Chico Toastmasters: 7 p.m. Enloe Rehab Center conference room, 340 W. East Ave. 899-0605. Weekly.
Cal Vet Ridge Runners Square Dancing: 8-10 p.m. Paradise Veterans Memorial Hall, 6550 Skyway. 872-1962. Weekly.
Health, emotional support
Alcoholics Anonymous: Chico Central — 6:30 a.m., noon, 5:30 p.m., 7 p.m. 1102 Mangrove Ave., Chico; Mom”s Alcoholics Anonymous — Noon, 5:30 and 8 p.m. 2550 Zanella Way, Suite F, Chico. Meet times, locations or to talk to recovering alcoholic, 342-5756. www.aabutte-glenn.org. Weekly.
TOPS: 9-10:30 a.m. Take Off Pounds Sensibly. St. John the Evangelist Episcopal Church, 2341 Floral Ave., Chico. 342-0229, 343-9571. Weekly.
Club Stairways: Comprehensive mental health agency. Weekdays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 1297 Park Ave. Suite 100. Orientation Tuesday, 9 a.m. Lunch available Monday, Wednesday, Fridays for $1.50. 345-4514, www.clubstairways.org. Weekly.
Butte County Behavioral Health, Iversen Wellness & Recovery Center: 11 a.m.-noon Grief and Loss of Friends and Family; Noon-1 p.m. Meditation for Wellness; 1-2 p.m. Recovery Discovery; 2:30-3:30 p.m. Relationships and Intimacy; 5-6:30 p.m. Living Sober, closed group. 260 Cohasset Road, Suite 130, Chico. 879-3311. Weekly.
Al-Anon: Chico — Noon. Women”s serenity brown-bag lunch break. Congregational Church of Chico library, 1190 E. First Ave.; Magalia — Noon. Growing Up Again, how growing up in an alcoholic family can affect children into adulthood. Property Owners Association, 14211 Wycliff Way, Magalia. 342-5756. www.al-anon.alateen.org. Weekly.
Narcotics Anonymous: Noon, 6 p.m. men”s and 8 p.m. 2109 The Esplanade, Suite 120, Chico; 7 p.m. 2920 The Esplanade. 24-hour hotline, 877-6361. Weekly.
Caregiver Support: 1:30-3:30 p.m. Sycamore Glen, 1199 Diablo Ave., Chico. Share experiences, coping strategies, resources and services available. Mountain Caregiver Resource Center of Passages Adult Resource Center, 898-5924. Last Thursday.
Victims of Domestic Violence Support Group: 5:30 330 Wall St., Suite 50, Chico. 343-7711. Also Tuesdays at 1 p.m. Sponsored by Catalyst Domestic Violence Services. 876-0397. 24-hour crisis line 800-895-8476. Weekly.
Anger Management: 6 p.m. Feather River Tribal Health, 534-5394, ext. 282 or 287. Weekly.
Overeaters Anonymous: 6-7 p.m. Speaker discussion group. Paradise Ridge Family Resource Center, 6249 Skyway. 342-3129, www.norig.oar2.org. Weekly.
Celebrate Recovery Christian 12-Step Program: 6:30-9 p.m. Paradise Alliance Church, 6491 Clark Road. 12 Steps and 8 Recovery Principles. Free child care. 877-7069. Also, 6:30-9 p.m. East Avenue Community Church, 1184 East Ave., Chico. 342-1806. Weekly.
Cocaine Anonymous: 7 p.m. Chico Crossroads outpatient services, 520 Cohasset Road, Suite 9, Chico. Weekly.
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