St John

16 Feb 19
Archy Worldys

Director-General Ken McConnell and Artistic Director Tobias Picker today announced Tulsa Opera's 72nd season, which included classics such as Bizet's Carmen and Puccini's Madama Butterfly. A new production of Mr. Picker's opera Emmeline from 1996 was first performed in Oklahoma by Mr. Picker in his opera debut. We are pleased to present you an opera […]

16 Feb 19
Triumph and Disaster

Our story is still being written… We celebrate our past with enormous pride, but Liverpool Football Club will never stand still. Ours is a story still being written… 2017 June 3 Liverpool FC celebrates its 125th birthday. 2016 November 29 Ben Woodburn breaks Michael Owen’s 19-year-old record to become Liverpool’s youngest ever goalscorer, netting the […]

16 Feb 19
Triumph and Disaster

Bill Shankly Biography William “Bill” Shankly, OBE (2 September 1913 – 29 September 1981) was one of Britain’s most successful and respected football managers. Shankly was also a fine player, whose career was interrupted by the Second World War. He played nearly 300 times in The Football League for Preston North End and represented Scotland […]

16 Feb 19
Parlay Game

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16 Feb 19
Chico Enterprise-Record
Saturday services Chico Calvary Chapel of Chico: 1888 Springfield Dr.: “John’s Baptism of Repentance,” from Pastor Sam Allen, 6 p.m. Scripture: Luke 3. Chico Adventist Church: 1877 Hooker Oak Ave.: Service, 10 a.m. Congregation Beth Israel: 1336 Hemlock St.: Torah Study: Today, Reb Steve will lead an in-depth study of Parashat T’zaveh, 10 a.m. Iglesia Adventista del Septimo Dia: 3612 Hicks Lane: Divine worship, 10 a.m. Our Divine Savior Catholic Church: 566 E. Lassen Ave.:  Mass, 5 p.m. Rev. R. Francis Stevenson, pastor. Scripture: Jeremiah 17:5-8, Psalm 1:1-4, 6; 1 Corinthians 15:12, 16-20, Gospel Luke 6:17, 20-26. Saints Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Christian Church: 2956 Cohasset Rd.: Great Vespers, 6 p.m. St. John the Baptist Catholic Church: 435 Chestnut St.: Saturday Mass times, 5 p.m. English and 6 p.m. Spanish. Sunday services Aldersgate United Methodist Church: 2869 Cohasset Rd.: “Free, to Do What? Understand Who the Victor Is!,” from Pastor Scott Allred, 9 a.m. contemporary Communion service with Praise Team and 11 a.m. traditional service with Choir. Scripture: Revelations 1:17-18. Bidwell Presbyterian Church: 208 W. First St.: Worship with message, “Simply Irresistible,” 8:15 a.m. traditional, 9:30 a.m. contemporary and 10:45 a.m. Bidwell at 131 W. First St/ Childcare at all services. Children’s program, 9:30 and 10:45 a.m. Kidwell Adaptive program, 9:30 a.m. Junior High Underground, 10:45 a.m. Center for Spiritual Living: 14 Hillary Lane: Sunday lesson, “Celebrating Our Interdependence,” from the Rev. Lisa Carson, 10 a.m. Meditation service with John Boyle, R.Sc.P., guide, 9:30 a.m. Both based on the monthly theme, “Oneness – Seek the Common Good.” “Body Tales” with Rosemary Quinn, 3-6 p.m. Calvary Chapel of Chico: 1888 Springfield Dr.: “John’s Baptism of Repentance,” from Pastor Sam Allen, 9 and 11 a.m. Scripture: Luke 3. Chico Bible Church: 175 Chico Canyon Rd.: “Demonstrating Selfless Love,” from Pastor Kirk Belben, 10 a.m. Scripture: Romans 12:9-21. Chico Bible Fellowship: 1505 Arbutus Ave.: First in a new series, “Real News in a Fake News World,” from Pastor Rich Taylor, 10 a.m. http://www.chicobiblefellowship.org. Chico Church of Christ: 995 E. Lassen Ave.: “If Christ Has Not Been Raised,” from Jon Bristow, 10:30 a.m. Scripture: 1 Corinthians 15:1-20. Bible classes for all ages, 9:30 a.m. Chico First Assembly of God: 1137 Arbutus Ave.: Worship with message from Pastor Jack Wright, 10 a.m.  Children’s Church, 10:30 a.m. Chico Friends Meeting (Quakers): 1601 Hemlock St.: Adult Education, 9 a.m.: Intergenerational singing at 9:45 a.m., followed by unprogrammed Quaker meeting for worship and youth program, 10:30 a.m.  All are welcome. Christ International Fellowship: Meets at Chico Community Guild, 2775 Nord Ave.: Multitudes in the Valley of Decision,” from Pastor Roger Scalice, 10 a.m. Scripture: Book of Joel. Christian Science Church: 770 Palmetto Ave.: “Soul,” 10 a.m. Scripture: Psalms 35:9. Covenant Reformed Church: 1877 Hooker Oak Ave.: “Heidelberg Confession Question 21: What Is True Faith?,” 10:30 a.m. Scripture: James 1:6, Romans 4:16-18, 5:1 … Evangelical Free Church of Chico: 1193 Filbert Ave.: “Remain Faithful to the One With All Authority,” in the series, “Faith Building: Lessons From Nehemiah,” from Pastor Jim Baylor, 8:15 a.m. blended and 11:15 a.m. contemporary. Scripture: Nehemiah 9. http://www.efcChico.org. Faith Lutheran Church: 667 E. First Ave.: Worship with message from Pastor Ben Colahan on the sixth Sunday after Epiphany, 8:30 and 11 a.m. with Holy Communion. Scripture: Jeremiah 17:5-10, Psalm 1; 1 Corinithians 15:12-20, Luke 6:17-26. Childcare available. http://www.faithlutheranchico.org. First Assembly of God: 1137 Arbutus Ave. First Christian Church: 295 E. Washington Ave.: “Getting Our Goodies,” from the Rev. Jesse Kearns, 8:30 a.m. in the chapel and 11 a.m. in the sanctuary. Scripture: Luke 6:17-26. Grace Bible Church: 275 Fairchild Ave., No. 103: Worship with message from Pastor Miguel Rivera, 10:30 a.m. Grace Community Church: 2346 Floral Ave: “Community,” part 2 in the series, “More Than a Name,” 9 and 10:45 a.m. Living Hope Fellowship: 355 Panama Ave.: “The Superior Blessing – The Whole Bible in 10 Pages,” from Heath Jarrett, 10:15 a.m. Scripture: Hebrews 7:1-19. Morning Life Builder class, 9 a.m. Psalms. Evening Life Builder service, 6 p.m. Neighborhood Church: 2801 Notre Dame Blvd.: Worship with message from Pastor Andrew Burchett, 9 and 11 a.m. in the dome. Scripture: Book of John. Children’s ministry, infants through fifth-graders at Children’s Education Center. Middle and high school students join worship in the dome, then 11 a.m. in the Youth Center. Our Divine Savior Catholic Church: 566 E. Lassen Ave.: Masses: 7:30, 9 and 11 a.m. Rev. R. Francis Stevenson, pastor. Scripture: Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran (LCMS): 750 Moss Ave.: “Blessed to Be a Disciple,” from the Rev. Donald A. Jordan, 10 a.m. Scripture: Luke 6. Our Savior Lutheran Church (Paradise congregation) meets here: Divine service with message from the Rev. Brandon Merrick, noon. St. Augustine of Canterbury Anglican Church-Traditional: 228 Salem St.: “Many Are Called,” from Deacon Brian Faith, celebrant and preacher, with Holy Eucharist, 8 and 10:30 a.m., for Septuagesima. St. John the Baptist Catholic Church: 435 Chestnut St.: Sunday Mass times: 8 and 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. English; Noon, Spanish. Father Michael Ritter. St. John the Evangelist Episcopal Church: 2341 Floral Ave.: Worship 8 and 10:15 a.m. with Holy Eucharist. Trinity United Methodist Church: Fifth and Flume streets: “Where’s the Space for Grace?,” from the Rev. David S. Vallelunga, 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. Scripture: Jeremiah 17:5-10. Unitarian Universalists Fellowship: an open and affirming church, 1289 Filbert Ave.: “Religion, Ecology and the Question of ‘Sustainability’,” how do conceptions of self and society, history, God and nature shape individual and societal behaviors, from Bruce Grelle, guest worship leader, and Ruthie Wallace, worship associate, 10:30 a.m. with Sarah Donnelly on piano. Paradise Paradise Ridge Southern Baptist Church: 6975 Pentz Rd.: “Will You Reject My Counsel?,” from Pastor Robert C. Sorensen, 11 a.m. Scripture: Jeremiah 42:19-22. Durham St. James Catholic Church: Holland and Faber streets: Mass, 9 a.m. English. Father Michael Ritter. The deadline for church briefs and services is 3 p.m. Wednesday prior to publication. Email items to religion@chicoer.com or fax them to 342-3617. Do not send email attachments.
16 Feb 19
Oroville Mercury-Register
Saturday services Oroville Foothill Community Church, Free Methodist: 2475 Foothill Blvd.: Preview service with Pastor Phil Gilmore, 6 p.m.  533-0912, http://www.foothillchurch.com. Seventh-day Adventist Church: 1180 Robinson St.: 10:45 a.m. Pastor Larry Kostenko. 533-4461. Yankee Hill Golden Feather Seventh-day Adventist Church: 3861 Detlow Road, quarter-mile off Highway 70: 9:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday services Berry Creek Berry Creek Community Church: 1461 Bald Rock Road: 11 a.m. Pastor Robert Staton. Nondenominational Mountain Chapel Assembly of God: 66 Rockefeller Road off Bald Rock Road: 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Pastor Phil and Marlen Hillier. 589-4655. Whispering Pines Chapel: 60 Whispering Chapel Lane, behind Berry Creek Post Office: 11 a.m. Pastor Brad Long. Interdenominational. Bangor Bangor Community Church: 7419 Oro-Bangor Hwy.: 10 a.m. Pastor Bruce Chikalla, Theologically conservative, Bible-believing church affiliated with pastoral leadership from Village Missions. (www.village-missions.org). Oroville Baha’i Faith: 1-2 p.m. Casual service of prayer and devotion with readings from all faiths. 534-7674. Calvary Baptist Church: 2377 Foothill Blvd.: Sunday School and Adult Bible Study, 9:30 a.m. Worship services, 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Family Night, 6:30 p.m. Biblical preaching and teaching, Christ-honoring music. Pastor Doug Taylor. Nursery provided. 533-7320. Calvary Chapel: 3723 Ashley Ave.: 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. Children’s ministry during service. Pastor Bob Scott. 533-1535. Calvary Christian Fellowship: 3855 Fallbrook: Bible study, 9:45 a.m. Worship services, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.  Wednesday worship, 7 p.m. Pastors Mark and Jeanette Hicks. 533-3750. Calvary Evangelical Lutheran Church: LCMS, Foothill Boulevard and Edgewood Drive: Worship service, 9 a.m. Children’s church for 10 and younger during worship.  533-5017. Center for Spiritual Living: 3135 Oro Dam Blvd.: All are welcome to learn the teaching of The Science of Mind at 10:30 a.m., followed by fellowship. 589-9719 or spiritoforo@sbcglobal.net. CFC One Voice Oroville Campus Assemblies of God: 1235 Lincoln St.: 9 and 11 a.m. Pastor John Mitchell. http://www.cfconevoice.com. Christian Science: 1940 Bird St., in Reading Room: Church service, 10-11 a.m. Sunday school for up to age 20 same hour. Wednesday Testimony meeting, noon. Reading Room open to public, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays. 533-1274. . The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: Services: Oroville 1st Ward, 2390 Monte Vista Ave. 9 a.m.-noon, Bishop Chris Avila, 990-3794. Oroville 3rd Ward, 2390 Monte Vista Ave. 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Bishop Paul Fairbanks, 513-1825. Table Mountain 1st Ward, 167 Table Mountain Blvd. 9 a.m.-noon, Phillip Papa, 503-6592. Table Mountain 2nd Branch, Hmong, 167 Table Mountain Blvd. noon-3 p.m. President Ye Pao Chue, 354-5708. Sacrament meeting, President Vang Choua Chue, 532-0942. Missionary meeting house tours; 403-7406 or 403-7043. Family History Center, 2390 Monte Vista Ave., open to public 2-5 p.m., 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays. Clean Slate Community Church: 1223 Palermo Road: Worship, 11 a.m. Pastor John Craig. Bible study, 9:45 a.m. Evangelical Free Church: 3785 Olive Hwy.: “Idolatrous Leaders – Ignorant People,” from Pastor Gregg Hensel, 9 a.m. Scripture: Hosea 3. Sunday school classes, 11 a.m. all ages. Sr. High Youth Group, 5:30 p.m. in church hall; Wednesdays, Jr. High Youth Group, 5:30 p.m. in the annex. 533-6866; office@evfreeoroville.com; http://www.evfreeoroville.com. Father’s House Church: 2833 Fort Wayne St.: Service, 10 a.m. Pastor Steve Orsillo. 534-4140. First Baptist Church: 2661 Yard St.: Worship, 11 a.m. Bible based, Christ centered and life related church. 533-6197. First Congregational Church: 1715 Bird St. at Oak Street: Worship service starts at 9:30 a.m. The church is a member of the United Church of Christ. 533-2483. First United Methodist: 45 Acacia Ave.: “Simon’s Boat,” from Pastor Cheng Yang, 8:30 a.m. Hmong speaking service and 10:30 a.m. English speaking service. Scripture: Luke 5:1-11. Children’s church, 9 a.m. Hmong Adult Sunday school and Youth Fellowship, 10:30 a.m. 534-9455; http://www.1stunitedmethodist.org. Pursuit Christian Church: 2295 Foothill Blvd.: 10 a.m. Pastor Fred Wood. Non-denominational Christian church. 533-4786. Foothill Community Church, Free Methodist: 2475 Foothill Blvd.: Service, 10 a.m. 533-0912, http://www.foothillchurch.com. Full Gospel Church of Tres Vias Road: 2975 Grand Ave.: Services, 10 a.m. and Thursday, 7 p.m. 533-2598. Grace Baptist: 3646 Oro Dam Blvd.: Worship services, 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday school, 9:45 a.m. 533-1456 or http://www.graceoroville.org. Grace Point Church of Oroville: 1619 10th St.: Adult Bible Study, 11 a.m. Worship service, noon. Small groups meet midweek; locations,  times online. Information or free rides, 534-1018 or http://www.orogracepoint.com. New Home Missionary Baptist: 4380 Lower Wyandotte Road: Worship service, 11 a.m. 534-6518. New Hope Missionary Baptist:  5640 Lincoln Blvd.: 10:30 a.m. Pastor Bill DeVore. Afternoon services with Bible study, 1:30 p.m. 533-7692. No. 1 Church of God in Christ: 3291 Burlington Ave.: Service, 3:30 p.m. Olive Hill Missionary Baptist Church: 200 Executive Parkway: Services, 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. Pastor Fred McCarn. 403-0267. Open Door Church, independent Pentecostal Church: 2555 Baldwin Ave.: 9:30 a.m. Bible Study. Worship services, 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. Pastor Allan Dikes. 534-3806. Oroville Church of Christ: 625 Bird St.: Bible class, 9:45 a.m. Worship services, 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday: Bible class, 6 p.m. Minister David Dowlen.533-4971. Oroville Church of the Nazarene: 2238 Monte Vista Ave.: 9 and 10:45 a.m. 533-7464; http://www.oronaz.org. River of Life Assembly of God: 3210 Oro Dam Blvd.: Worship with message from Pastor Scott Thomson, 10 a.m. 533-4707. St. Paul’s Episcopal Church: 1430 Pine St.: 10 a.m. Rev. Bill Rontani. Prayer Garden at 1454 Pine St.; walk the Labyrinth. 533-5035 or http://www.stpaulgold.org. St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church: 1330 Bird St.: Masses: Saturday, 5:30 p.m. English and 7 p.m. Spanish; Sunday 8:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.; 12:30 p.m. in Challenge; daily Tuesday-Friday 8:30 a.m. in Oroville. Rev. Gerome Hernandez. 533-0262. Taylor Memorial Christian Methodist Episcopal Church: 1957 B St.: Worship with message from the Rev. David Goodson, 11 a.m. The Salvation Army: 1460 Washington Ave.: Worship, 11 a.m. Pastors Larry J. and Julie E. Feist. The Table Church: 360 Grand Ave.: Worship with Pastor Jaymes Lackey, 10:45 a.m. http://www.TheTableChurch.net. 871-9985. Trinity Presbyterian Church: 2350 Foothill Blvd.: Worship with message from Maj. Larry or Capt. Julie Feist, 10:15 a.m. http://www.trinityoroville.org. 534-0354. Unity of Oroville: 1321 Robinson St.: Peace Pole garden, labyrinth and Zen garden open daily to public. orovilleunity@sbcglobal.net. Venture Foursquare Church: 3330 Orange Ave.: Experience the Message and Power of Jesus in the Spirit of Freedom, Hope and Love, from Pastor Jeff Ballard, 10:30 a.m. http://www.ExperienceTheVenture.com. Wynn Memorial C.O.G.I.C.: 2528 D St.: 11 a.m. Pastor Edward E. Hall. Palermo Christian Faith Center: 7695 Melvina Ave.: 10 a.m. classic gospel and 10:30 a.m. contemporary. 532-1215 or http://www.cfcoroville.org. Palermo Baptist Church: 2290 Kenilworth Ave: 11 a.m. Pastor Peter Wooten. 533-8197. Palermo Bible Family Church: 2570 N. Villa Ave.: Services, 9:30 a.m. traditional and 11 a.m. contemporary. Pastor Michael Jacobsen. http://www.michaeljacobsenministries.org, 533-2975. Thermalito New Life Church: 965 Grand Ave.: Worship services,  10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday service, 7 p.m. Pastors Ken and Brenda Malone. 534-6816. Oroville Christian Church: 1154 Plumas Ave.: Bible study, 9 a.m. Worship service, 10 a.m. Pastor Mike Bryan, Thermalito Baptist Church: 1443 10th and Nevada streets: 10 a.m. Communion. Pastor Larry Teal. 534-6795. Biggs United Methodist Church: 441 C Street: Worship service with message from Pastor Julie Raridan, 9 a.m. The deadline for church briefs and services is noon Wednesday prior to publication. Email items to religion@orovillemr.com or fax them to 342-3617. Do not send email attachments.
16 Feb 19
Chico Enterprise-Record
Saturday services Oroville Foothill Community Church, Free Methodist: 2475 Foothill Blvd.: Preview service with Pastor Phil Gilmore, 6 p.m.  533-0912, http://www.foothillchurch.com. Seventh-day Adventist Church: 1180 Robinson St.: 10:45 a.m. Pastor Larry Kostenko. 533-4461. Yankee Hill Golden Feather Seventh-day Adventist Church: 3861 Detlow Road, quarter-mile off Highway 70: 9:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday services Berry Creek Berry Creek Community Church: 1461 Bald Rock Road: 11 a.m. Pastor Robert Staton. Nondenominational Mountain Chapel Assembly of God: 66 Rockefeller Road off Bald Rock Road: 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Pastor Phil and Marlen Hillier. 589-4655. Whispering Pines Chapel: 60 Whispering Chapel Lane, behind Berry Creek Post Office: 11 a.m. Pastor Brad Long. Interdenominational. Bangor Bangor Community Church: 7419 Oro-Bangor Hwy.: 10 a.m. Pastor Bruce Chikalla, Theologically conservative, Bible-believing church affiliated with pastoral leadership from Village Missions. (www.village-missions.org). Oroville Baha’i Faith: 1-2 p.m. Casual service of prayer and devotion with readings from all faiths. 534-7674. Calvary Baptist Church: 2377 Foothill Blvd.: Sunday School and Adult Bible Study, 9:30 a.m. Worship services, 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Family Night, 6:30 p.m. Biblical preaching and teaching, Christ-honoring music. Pastor Doug Taylor. Nursery provided. 533-7320. Calvary Chapel: 3723 Ashley Ave.: 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. Children’s ministry during service. Pastor Bob Scott. 533-1535. Calvary Christian Fellowship: 3855 Fallbrook: Bible study, 9:45 a.m. Worship services, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.  Wednesday worship, 7 p.m. Pastors Mark and Jeanette Hicks. 533-3750. Calvary Evangelical Lutheran Church: LCMS, Foothill Boulevard and Edgewood Drive: Worship service, 9 a.m. Children’s church for 10 and younger during worship.  533-5017. Center for Spiritual Living: 3135 Oro Dam Blvd.: All are welcome to learn the teaching of The Science of Mind at 10:30 a.m., followed by fellowship. 589-9719 or spiritoforo@sbcglobal.net. CFC One Voice Oroville Campus Assemblies of God: 1235 Lincoln St.: 9 and 11 a.m. Pastor John Mitchell. http://www.cfconevoice.com. Christian Science: 1940 Bird St., in Reading Room: Church service, 10-11 a.m. Sunday school for up to age 20 same hour. Wednesday Testimony meeting, noon. Reading Room open to public, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays. 533-1274. . The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: Services: Oroville 1st Ward, 2390 Monte Vista Ave. 9 a.m.-noon, Bishop Chris Avila, 990-3794. Oroville 3rd Ward, 2390 Monte Vista Ave. 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Bishop Paul Fairbanks, 513-1825. Table Mountain 1st Ward, 167 Table Mountain Blvd. 9 a.m.-noon, Phillip Papa, 503-6592. Table Mountain 2nd Branch, Hmong, 167 Table Mountain Blvd. noon-3 p.m. President Ye Pao Chue, 354-5708. Sacrament meeting, President Vang Choua Chue, 532-0942. Missionary meeting house tours; 403-7406 or 403-7043. Family History Center, 2390 Monte Vista Ave., open to public 2-5 p.m., 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays. Clean Slate Community Church: 1223 Palermo Road: Worship, 11 a.m. Pastor John Craig. Bible study, 9:45 a.m. Evangelical Free Church: 3785 Olive Hwy.: “Idolatrous Leaders – Ignorant People,” from Pastor Gregg Hensel, 9 a.m. Scripture: Hosea 3. Sunday school classes, 11 a.m. all ages. Sr. High Youth Group, 5:30 p.m. in church hall; Wednesdays, Jr. High Youth Group, 5:30 p.m. in the annex. 533-6866; office@evfreeoroville.com; http://www.evfreeoroville.com. Father’s House Church: 2833 Fort Wayne St.: Service, 10 a.m. Pastor Steve Orsillo. 534-4140. First Baptist Church: 2661 Yard St.: Worship, 11 a.m. Bible based, Christ centered and life related church. 533-6197. First Congregational Church: 1715 Bird St. at Oak Street: Worship service starts at 9:30 a.m. The church is a member of the United Church of Christ. 533-2483. First United Methodist: 45 Acacia Ave.: “Simon’s Boat,” from Pastor Cheng Yang, 8:30 a.m. Hmong speaking service and 10:30 a.m. English speaking service. Scripture: Luke 5:1-11. Children’s church, 9 a.m. Hmong Adult Sunday school and Youth Fellowship, 10:30 a.m. 534-9455; http://www.1stunitedmethodist.org. Pursuit Christian Church: 2295 Foothill Blvd.: 10 a.m. Pastor Fred Wood. Non-denominational Christian church. 533-4786. Foothill Community Church, Free Methodist: 2475 Foothill Blvd.: Service, 10 a.m. 533-0912, http://www.foothillchurch.com. Full Gospel Church of Tres Vias Road: 2975 Grand Ave.: Services, 10 a.m. and Thursday, 7 p.m. 533-2598. Grace Baptist: 3646 Oro Dam Blvd.: Worship services, 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday school, 9:45 a.m. 533-1456 or http://www.graceoroville.org. Grace Point Church of Oroville: 1619 10th St.: Adult Bible Study, 11 a.m. Worship service, noon. Small groups meet midweek; locations,  times online. Information or free rides, 534-1018 or http://www.orogracepoint.com. New Home Missionary Baptist: 4380 Lower Wyandotte Road: Worship service, 11 a.m. 534-6518. New Hope Missionary Baptist:  5640 Lincoln Blvd.: 10:30 a.m. Pastor Bill DeVore. Afternoon services with Bible study, 1:30 p.m. 533-7692. No. 1 Church of God in Christ: 3291 Burlington Ave.: Service, 3:30 p.m. Olive Hill Missionary Baptist Church: 200 Executive Parkway: Services, 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. Pastor Fred McCarn. 403-0267. Open Door Church, independent Pentecostal Church: 2555 Baldwin Ave.: 9:30 a.m. Bible Study. Worship services, 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. Pastor Allan Dikes. 534-3806. Oroville Church of Christ: 625 Bird St.: Bible class, 9:45 a.m. Worship services, 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday: Bible class, 6 p.m. Minister David Dowlen.533-4971. Oroville Church of the Nazarene: 2238 Monte Vista Ave.: 9 and 10:45 a.m. 533-7464; http://www.oronaz.org. River of Life Assembly of God: 3210 Oro Dam Blvd.: Worship with message from Pastor Scott Thomson, 10 a.m. 533-4707. St. Paul’s Episcopal Church: 1430 Pine St.: 10 a.m. Rev. Bill Rontani. Prayer Garden at 1454 Pine St.; walk the Labyrinth. 533-5035 or http://www.stpaulgold.org. St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church: 1330 Bird St.: Masses: Saturday, 5:30 p.m. English and 7 p.m. Spanish; Sunday 8:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.; 12:30 p.m. in Challenge; daily Tuesday-Friday 8:30 a.m. in Oroville. Rev. Gerome Hernandez. 533-0262. Taylor Memorial Christian Methodist Episcopal Church: 1957 B St.: Worship with message from the Rev. David Goodson, 11 a.m. The Salvation Army: 1460 Washington Ave.: Worship, 11 a.m. Pastors Larry J. and Julie E. Feist. The Table Church: 360 Grand Ave.: Worship with Pastor Jaymes Lackey, 10:45 a.m. http://www.TheTableChurch.net. 871-9985. Trinity Presbyterian Church: 2350 Foothill Blvd.: Worship with message from Maj. Larry or Capt. Julie Feist, 10:15 a.m. http://www.trinityoroville.org. 534-0354. Unity of Oroville: 1321 Robinson St.: Peace Pole garden, labyrinth and Zen garden open daily to public. orovilleunity@sbcglobal.net. Venture Foursquare Church: 3330 Orange Ave.: Experience the Message and Power of Jesus in the Spirit of Freedom, Hope and Love, from Pastor Jeff Ballard, 10:30 a.m. http://www.ExperienceTheVenture.com. Wynn Memorial C.O.G.I.C.: 2528 D St.: 11 a.m. Pastor Edward E. Hall. Palermo Christian Faith Center: 7695 Melvina Ave.: 10 a.m. classic gospel and 10:30 a.m. contemporary. 532-1215 or http://www.cfcoroville.org. Palermo Baptist Church: 2290 Kenilworth Ave: 11 a.m. Pastor Peter Wooten. 533-8197. Palermo Bible Family Church: 2570 N. Villa Ave.: Services, 9:30 a.m. traditional and 11 a.m. contemporary. Pastor Michael Jacobsen. http://www.michaeljacobsenministries.org, 533-2975. Thermalito New Life Church: 965 Grand Ave.: Worship services,  10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday service, 7 p.m. Pastors Ken and Brenda Malone. 534-6816. Oroville Christian Church: 1154 Plumas Ave.: Bible study, 9 a.m. Worship service, 10 a.m. Pastor Mike Bryan, Thermalito Baptist Church: 1443 10th and Nevada streets: 10 a.m. Communion. Pastor Larry Teal. 534-6795. Biggs United Methodist Church: 441 C Street: Worship service with message from Pastor Julie Raridan, 9 a.m. The deadline for church briefs and services is noon Wednesday prior to publication. Email items to religion@orovillemr.com or fax them to 342-3617. Do not send email attachments.
16 Feb 19
Oroville Mercury-Register
Saturday Events California Regional Theatre: 2:30 p.m. Open auditions for Roald Dahl’s “Matilda.” Auditions will be held at the California Regional Theater training facility. Rehearsals begin March 25. The musical is June 28-July 7 at the Center for the Arts. More information at crtshows.com or 1-800-722-4522. 3851 Morrow Lane Suite 7. Farmers Market, Chico: 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Second and Wall streets. EBT cards accepted to use with redeemable market script for eligible food items. 893-3276. Weekly. The Palms: 2-5 p.m. Alpha Phi Chico State will host their Red Dress Gala. Proceeds go to Women’s Heart Health. Tickets are $30 through eventbrite.com. 2947 Nord Avenue. North Valley Plaza Mall Blood Drive: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Donors receive a movie pass. Donors must be in good health, weigh 110 pounds or more, eat low-fat meal within two hours ahead of donation, drink 8-16 ounces non-caffeinated beverages an hour before donating, avoid caffeinated drinks, be 18 (16 with BloodSource parent permission) and bring ID. Bloodmobile near CVS and Sportsman’s Warehouse, 801 East Ave. BloodSource, 893-5433 for more information. monca: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Dennis Leon’s “I Am Here,” the latest exhibition at monca by acclaimed Bay Area sculptor Dennis Leon. 900 Esplanade. Tickets are $5 for adults, students and children attend free. 343-9778. Performances Blue Room: 7:30 p.m. Wed-Sat, 2 p.m. Sunday. The 18th annual Fresh Ink offers “The Hand of Fate!” The writers penned two different endings for their plays, and the audience will vote on which ending to see enacted. Tickets are $10 and available at vendini.com. 139 W. First St. 895-3749. Community Gray Lodge Wildlife Area: Open sunrise to sunset. Fly-over season with millions of waterfowl migrating through Pacific Flyway. 12:30 p.m. Guided half-mile trail walk to learn about wildlife using the area, wetlands history and conservation efforts. 9,100 acres of protected wetlands with trails, bird-watching, fishing and hunting. Self-guided nature trails. 3207 Rutherford Road, Gridley. 846-7505. Blood drive: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. BloodSource, 555 Rio Lindo Ave., Chico.893-5433. Weekly. SCORE: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Free face-to-face counseling for startup and existing businesses. Service Corps of Retired Executives, 1324 Mangrove Ave., Suite 114. Chico Chamber, 891-5556, to schedule appointments. http://www.greaterchicoarea.score.org. Monday-Saturday. Weekly. Chico Air Museum: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Aircraft, aviation and space artifacts, documents; outdoor jet and propeller driven aircraft; research library, gift shop, speaker series, events by arrangement. Aerospace history of Chico and surrounding areas. Free, but donations helpful. 165 Ryan Ave., Chico Airport. 345-6468. Appointments available for other times. http://www.chicoairmuseum.org. Thursday-Sunday. Chico History Museum: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. “Chico Through Time” in the Patrick Gallery. “The Evolving Chinese Temple” in the Carnegie Gallery. Admission: $5 adults; $3 seniors, veterans, students, children 5 and older; free to those under age 5. 141 Salem St. 891-4336. Chico Creek Nature Center: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Interpretive center for Bidwell Park, Wednesday-Saturday. Exhibits, living animals, public programs. 1968 E. Eighth St. $4 adults, $2 children. 891-4671, info@bidwellpark.org. Museum of Northern California Art (monca): 11 a.m.-5 p.m. “I Am Here” by Dennis Leon. New exhibit features Bay Area sculptor and artist who has been featured in the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Corcoran Gallery in Washington, D.C. and more. Runs through March 25. Janet Turner Print Museum: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. “Meemento: Before.” Exhibition from The Turner Collection by Jacob Meders, member of the Mechoopda Indian Tribe of Chico Rancheria, whose work is on exhibit at the Jacki Headley University Art Gallery. The linked exhibitions function “as a before and after” that suggests ways to “see, share and learn and open a dialogue that allows a healing process.” Runs through Feb. 23. Turner Museum in Arts and Humanities building on Chico State University campus. Free and open to public. 898-4476. Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park, Chico: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Hourly tours of home of John and Annie Bidwell, Chico founders. Adults $6, children $3; free to 4 and under; cash, check, credit card. 525 The Esplanade. 895-6144. 895-6144. Weekly. Saturdays, Sundays; noon-4 p.m. Patrick Ranch, Glenwood Farm House and Country Store: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. House decorated in different theme each month; $5 tour. Country Store. Visitors Center, 10381 Midway, between Chico and Durham. 342-4359; http://www.patrickranchmuseum.org. Weekly. Ehmann Home Museum, Oroville: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Tours by maid in costume. 1480 Lincoln St. Colonial revival/craftsman home built in 1911 by Freda Ehmann. Admission by donation. Headquarters of Butte County Historical Society. 533-5316, 877-7436. Weekly. Butte County Historical Society Museum: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Donation. 1735 Spencer St., Oroville, 533-9418. Gateway Science Museum: Noon-5 p.m. “From Here to There,” and “American Wolves.” Saturdays only: Investigation stations scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturdays. Entry free to members; $7 ages 18+, $5 ages 3-17 and students with valid ID, free to ages 2 and under. 625 The Esplanade. 898-4121. http://www.csuchico.edu/gateway. Weekly. Peace vigil: 12:30-1:30 p.m. Third and Main streets. 781-4676. Stansbury Home tours: 1-4 p.m. Built in 1883 by Dr. Oscar Stansbury. $5 adults, $3 children 12 and under, free to ages 5 and younger. 307 W. Fifth St. at Salem Street. http://www.stansburyhome.org. Saturdays-Sundays. Colman Museum: Email Colmanmuseum@aol.com; http://www.colmanmuseum.com. Story time: 2 p.m. Barnes & Noble, 2031 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway, Chico. Chico Contra Dance: 6:30 p.m. Beginner’s orientation; 7-10 p.m. dance. Walk-through then called. Partners not required. Chico Contra Dance Society. Finger food welcome. $10. Free to children with supervising adult. Clubs Chico Running Club: 8 a.m. Noncompetitive, un-timed run or walk, north side parking lot, One-Mile Recreation Area, Bidwell Park. All levels. info@chicorunningclub.org. Weekly. Rainbow of Kids Club: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Arc of Butte County. Patti Thomas, 891-5865 ext. 107, familyarc@yahoo.com. Weekly. Mount Lassen Fiber Guild: 10 a.m. Promote high standards of fiber art, provide education, instruction, social time, AVL Looms, 2360 Park Ave. Visitors OK. http://www.mtlassenfiberguild.org. Third Saturday. Tomodachi Bilingual Toastmasters Club: 2:30-3:30 p.m. Toastmasters club; improve communication, leadership and Japanese language skills. Open meet. Mountain Mikes Pizza, 1105 W. Fifth St. No fees. 313-5431 or chicojapanese@gmail.com. First, third Saturdays. Health, Emotional Support Alcoholics Anonymous: Chico Central, 6:30 a.m., noon. 5:30, 7 p.m. 1102 Mangrove Ave., Chico; Mom’s Alcoholics Anonymous: noon, 5:30, 8 p.m. 2109 The Esplanade, Suite 110. Information or talk to recovering alcoholic, 342-5756. http://www.aabutte-glenn.org. Weekly. Iversen Wellness & Recovery Center and Medical Clinic: 11 a.m. Wellness Drum Circle; Noon, Outsiders; 1 p.m. Radical Self-acceptance. Computer lab open 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 492 Rio Lindo Ave. Wellness, 879-3311; Med Clinic, https://nvcss.org/programs/iversen/ 879-3974. Stonewall Alliance Center: 10 a.m.-noon. Free, confidential HIV testing. 358 E. Sixth St. Donations accepted. 893-3336; http://www.stonewallchico.org. Saturdays. Narcotics Anonymous: Noon and 7 p.m. Open Chico NA meetings at 255 E. 20th St., Unit C. Other meet times, 24-hour hotline, 877-6361. Weekly. Adult Children of Alcoholic and other Dysfunctional Families: 1:45 p.m. Open format 12-step program. Chico Peace & Justice Center, 526 Broadway. 345-9572. Al-Anon: 6:30-8 p.m. Families and friends of alcoholics. Disability Action Center, 1161 East Ave. Chico. Weekly. Submit calendar listings, corrections or updates by email calendar@chicoer.com, fax 342-3617 or mail Enterprise-Record, P.O. Box 9, Chico, CA, 95927.
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Saturday Events California Regional Theatre: 2:30 p.m. Open auditions for Roald Dahl’s “Matilda.” Auditions will be held at the California Regional Theater training facility. Rehearsals begin March 25. The musical is June 28-July 7 at the Center for the Arts. More information at crtshows.com or 1-800-722-4522. 3851 Morrow Lane Suite 7. Farmers Market, Chico: 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Second and Wall streets. EBT cards accepted to use with redeemable market script for eligible food items. 893-3276. Weekly. The Palms: 2-5 p.m. Alpha Phi Chico State will host their Red Dress Gala. Proceeds go to Women’s Heart Health. Tickets are $30 through eventbrite.com. 2947 Nord Avenue. North Valley Plaza Mall Blood Drive: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Donors receive a movie pass. Donors must be in good health, weigh 110 pounds or more, eat low-fat meal within two hours ahead of donation, drink 8-16 ounces non-caffeinated beverages an hour before donating, avoid caffeinated drinks, be 18 (16 with BloodSource parent permission) and bring ID. Bloodmobile near CVS and Sportsman’s Warehouse, 801 East Ave. BloodSource, 893-5433 for more information. monca: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Dennis Leon’s “I Am Here,” the latest exhibition at monca by acclaimed Bay Area sculptor Dennis Leon. 900 Esplanade. Tickets are $5 for adults, students and children attend free. 343-9778. Performances Blue Room: 7:30 p.m. Wed-Sat, 2 p.m. Sunday. The 18th annual Fresh Ink offers “The Hand of Fate!” The writers penned two different endings for their plays, and the audience will vote on which ending to see enacted. Tickets are $10 and available at vendini.com. 139 W. First St. 895-3749. Community Gray Lodge Wildlife Area: Open sunrise to sunset. Fly-over season with millions of waterfowl migrating through Pacific Flyway. 12:30 p.m. Guided half-mile trail walk to learn about wildlife using the area, wetlands history and conservation efforts. 9,100 acres of protected wetlands with trails, bird-watching, fishing and hunting. Self-guided nature trails. 3207 Rutherford Road, Gridley. 846-7505. Blood drive: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. BloodSource, 555 Rio Lindo Ave., Chico.893-5433. Weekly. SCORE: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Free face-to-face counseling for startup and existing businesses. Service Corps of Retired Executives, 1324 Mangrove Ave., Suite 114. Chico Chamber, 891-5556, to schedule appointments. http://www.greaterchicoarea.score.org. Monday-Saturday. Weekly. Chico Air Museum: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Aircraft, aviation and space artifacts, documents; outdoor jet and propeller driven aircraft; research library, gift shop, speaker series, events by arrangement. Aerospace history of Chico and surrounding areas. Free, but donations helpful. 165 Ryan Ave., Chico Airport. 345-6468. Appointments available for other times. http://www.chicoairmuseum.org. Thursday-Sunday. Chico History Museum: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. “Chico Through Time” in the Patrick Gallery. “The Evolving Chinese Temple” in the Carnegie Gallery. Admission: $5 adults; $3 seniors, veterans, students, children 5 and older; free to those under age 5. 141 Salem St. 891-4336. Chico Creek Nature Center: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Interpretive center for Bidwell Park, Wednesday-Saturday. Exhibits, living animals, public programs. 1968 E. Eighth St. $4 adults, $2 children. 891-4671, info@bidwellpark.org. Museum of Northern California Art (monca): 11 a.m.-5 p.m. “I Am Here” by Dennis Leon. New exhibit features Bay Area sculptor and artist who has been featured in the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Corcoran Gallery in Washington, D.C. and more. Runs through March 25. Janet Turner Print Museum: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. “Meemento: Before.” Exhibition from The Turner Collection by Jacob Meders, member of the Mechoopda Indian Tribe of Chico Rancheria, whose work is on exhibit at the Jacki Headley University Art Gallery. The linked exhibitions function “as a before and after” that suggests ways to “see, share and learn and open a dialogue that allows a healing process.” Runs through Feb. 23. Turner Museum in Arts and Humanities building on Chico State University campus. Free and open to public. 898-4476. Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park, Chico: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Hourly tours of home of John and Annie Bidwell, Chico founders. Adults $6, children $3; free to 4 and under; cash, check, credit card. 525 The Esplanade. 895-6144. 895-6144. Weekly. Saturdays, Sundays; noon-4 p.m. Patrick Ranch, Glenwood Farm House and Country Store: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. House decorated in different theme each month; $5 tour. Country Store. Visitors Center, 10381 Midway, between Chico and Durham. 342-4359; http://www.patrickranchmuseum.org. Weekly. Ehmann Home Museum, Oroville: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Tours by maid in costume. 1480 Lincoln St. Colonial revival/craftsman home built in 1911 by Freda Ehmann. Admission by donation. Headquarters of Butte County Historical Society. 533-5316, 877-7436. Weekly. Butte County Historical Society Museum: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Donation. 1735 Spencer St., Oroville, 533-9418. Gateway Science Museum: Noon-5 p.m. “From Here to There,” and “American Wolves.” Saturdays only: Investigation stations scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturdays. Entry free to members; $7 ages 18+, $5 ages 3-17 and students with valid ID, free to ages 2 and under. 625 The Esplanade. 898-4121. http://www.csuchico.edu/gateway. Weekly. Peace vigil: 12:30-1:30 p.m. Third and Main streets. 781-4676. Stansbury Home tours: 1-4 p.m. Built in 1883 by Dr. Oscar Stansbury. $5 adults, $3 children 12 and under, free to ages 5 and younger. 307 W. Fifth St. at Salem Street. http://www.stansburyhome.org. Saturdays-Sundays. Colman Museum: Email Colmanmuseum@aol.com; http://www.colmanmuseum.com. Story time: 2 p.m. Barnes & Noble, 2031 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway, Chico. Chico Contra Dance: 6:30 p.m. Beginner’s orientation; 7-10 p.m. dance. Walk-through then called. Partners not required. Chico Contra Dance Society. Finger food welcome. $10. Free to children with supervising adult. Clubs Chico Running Club: 8 a.m. Noncompetitive, un-timed run or walk, north side parking lot, One-Mile Recreation Area, Bidwell Park. All levels. info@chicorunningclub.org. Weekly. Rainbow of Kids Club: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Arc of Butte County. Patti Thomas, 891-5865 ext. 107, familyarc@yahoo.com. Weekly. Mount Lassen Fiber Guild: 10 a.m. Promote high standards of fiber art, provide education, instruction, social time, AVL Looms, 2360 Park Ave. Visitors OK. http://www.mtlassenfiberguild.org. Third Saturday. Tomodachi Bilingual Toastmasters Club: 2:30-3:30 p.m. Toastmasters club; improve communication, leadership and Japanese language skills. Open meet. Mountain Mikes Pizza, 1105 W. Fifth St. No fees. 313-5431 or chicojapanese@gmail.com. First, third Saturdays. Health, Emotional Support Alcoholics Anonymous: Chico Central, 6:30 a.m., noon. 5:30, 7 p.m. 1102 Mangrove Ave., Chico; Mom’s Alcoholics Anonymous: noon, 5:30, 8 p.m. 2109 The Esplanade, Suite 110. Information or talk to recovering alcoholic, 342-5756. http://www.aabutte-glenn.org. Weekly. Iversen Wellness & Recovery Center and Medical Clinic: 11 a.m. Wellness Drum Circle; Noon, Outsiders; 1 p.m. Radical Self-acceptance. Computer lab open 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 492 Rio Lindo Ave. Wellness, 879-3311; Med Clinic, https://nvcss.org/programs/iversen/ 879-3974. Stonewall Alliance Center: 10 a.m.-noon. Free, confidential HIV testing. 358 E. Sixth St. Donations accepted. 893-3336; http://www.stonewallchico.org. Saturdays. Narcotics Anonymous: Noon and 7 p.m. Open Chico NA meetings at 255 E. 20th St., Unit C. Other meet times, 24-hour hotline, 877-6361. Weekly. Adult Children of Alcoholic and other Dysfunctional Families: 1:45 p.m. Open format 12-step program. Chico Peace & Justice Center, 526 Broadway. 345-9572. Al-Anon: 6:30-8 p.m. Families and friends of alcoholics. Disability Action Center, 1161 East Ave. Chico. Weekly. Submit calendar listings, corrections or updates by email calendar@chicoer.com, fax 342-3617 or mail Enterprise-Record, P.O. Box 9, Chico, CA, 95927.
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