Altacal Audubon Society Christmas Bird Count: Meet 7:30 a.m. at Butte County Ag Commissioners office, 316 Nelson Ave., Oroville, east of Highway 70 across from Home Depot. All levels of birders may participate. Bring warm clothes, hiking shoes, lunch, bird books, binoculars. Call compiler Gaylord Grams, 533-1624, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. To do a half-day, contact Grams in advance.
Chico Air Museum: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Chico Municipal Airport adjacent to tower; 11 aircraft, some airport-type vehicles, indoor museum. Open Friday-Sunday. Free, donations appreciated. RSVP for weekday school tours. 170 Convair Ave. 345-6468, www.chicoairmuseum.org. Weekly.
Self-Realization Fellowship/Chico Meditation Circle: 9:30-10:45 a.m. Group meditation in tradition of Paramahansa Yogananda. No instruction but lesson information. 898-8643, 891-0287. Weekly.
Chico Creek Nature Center: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Interpretive center for Bidwell Park; nature exhibits, live animals, public programs open Wednesday to Sunday. Also Howard Tucker Exhibit Hall, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday to Sunday. 1968 E. Eighth St. 891-4671, bidwellpark.org.
Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park, Chico: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. hourly tours, Saturdays and Sundays; noon-4 p.m. Mondays. Adults $6, children $3; free for 4 and younger; cash or check only. Tour home of John and Annie Bidwell, founders of Chico. 525 Esplanade. 895-6144. Weekly.
Gateway Science Museum: Noon-5 p.m. Explore, interact with four new exhibits: When the Earth Shakes, Explore Region”s Land and Water, Mushrooms: Keys to the Kingdom Fungi; and Spin Balance Rock and Roll. 625 Esplanade. $6 adults, $3 children 3-17 years. Wednesday-Sunday. 898-4121.
Chico Museum: Noon-4 p.m. “Chico in Black & White: Historical Photos from John Nopel Collection.” 141 Salem St., 891-4336. Wednesday to Sunday.
Free lunch: 12:30-2 p.m. served by Paradise Adventist Church, 5720 Academy Drive. 877-4454. Weekly.
Colman Museum & Centerville 1894 One-room schoolhouse: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Permanent Maidu, Chinese, mining history displays; others change. 13548 Centerville Road. Weekends; by appointment for groups. Donations. 893-9667, Colmanmuseum@aol.com; www.colmanmuseum.com.
Gray Lodge Wildlife Area: 12:30-2 p.m. Guided tours; identify wildlife; learn about wildlife adaptations, natural history and conservation efforts. www.dfg.ca.gov/lands/wa/region2/graylodge. 346-7506. Saturday and Sunday.
Shalom Free Clinic: 1-4 p.m. clinic, 1190 E. First Ave. Confidential. 342-4913. Weekly.
Samaritan Free Clinic: 2-5 p.m. Free basic medical and mental health care, 780 Luther Drive, Paradise, 876-0151, 872-7085. Weekly.
Health, emotional support
Catalyst Domestic Violence Services: 24-hour crisis/referral line, 1-800-895-8476.
Alcoholics Anonymous: Chico Central — 6:30 a.m., 8 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. 2109 Esplanade, Suite 110, Chico. Meet times, locations or to talk to recovering alcoholic, 342-5756. www.aabutte-glenn.org.
Narcotics Anonymous: Noon, 7 p.m.; Women”s group, 1:30 p.m; 295 Washington Ave., Chico. 24-hour hotline, 1-877-669-1669. Weekly.
Narcotics Anonymous: noon, 5 p.m., 7 p.m. 550 Cherry St. 1-877-669-1669. Weekly.
Al-Anon: Families of Alcoholics. Chico: 3 p.m. First Christian Church, 295 E. Washington Ave., Room 5. 342-5756. www.al-anon.alateen.org. Weekly.
Codependents Anonymous: 2 p.m. Open format 12-step program. Chico Peace & Justice Program, 526 Broadway. 828-4503.
Overeaters Anonymous: 6 p.m. St John”s Episcopal Church, Fellowship Hall, 2341 Floral Ave., Chico. Commitment to abstinence. 891-5885, www.norig.oar2.org. Weekly.
Narcotics Anonymous: 7 p.m., 1301 Broadway. Chico Unified Group. 1-877-669-1669. Weekly. Also Saturdays, Mondays.
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