Calendar of events: July 2, 2022 | News capsules



– The Acting Company’s Magic Theater production of “If the shoe fits, buy it!” will begin at 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. at The Acting Company, located at 815 B St., Yuba City. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the box office or online at For more information, call 751-1100.

– The Yuba City Certified Farmers Market will be held from 8 a.m. to noon at the corner of Plumas Boulevard and C Street in Yuba City. For more information, visit the Yuba City Certified Farmers Market Facebook page.

– Colusa Casino Resort will host a free concert featuring “Drake White and the Big Fire” in the resort courtyard, located at 3770 Highway 45 in Colusa. Doors open at 7:00 p.m. and the show begins at 7:30 p.m. Fireworks will follow the concert. For more information, visit

– The Friends of Sutter County Library will hold a first Saturday book sale at the Sutter County Library, 750 Forbes Avenue, Yuba City, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Books if all genres will be available, as well as paperbacks, hardbacks, and children’s books. . All proceeds will go directly to library services. For more information, dial 530-822-7137.

– The Wheatland History Museum, 111 Main Street, Wheatland, will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Admission is free and donations are gladly accepted. The artifacts in the museum reflect the history of Wheatland and the region. Exhibits change and include agricultural, commercial, school, military, and pre-Wheatland artifacts.



– The Yuba City 4th of July Children’s Parade will begin at 9:00 am at the corner of Center and Plumas Streets in Yuba City. Children aged 0-12 can join the parade – participants are welcome to dress up in red, white and blue and decorate their bike or cart. The parade will head to the Townsquare fountain where there will be hot dogs and refreshments. No pets or motorized vehicles are allowed – battery-powered children’s vehicles are permitted. Safety helmets are mandatory for all participants.

– The Yuba Sutter Symphony will present an outdoor concert of patriotic music at 9:15 a.m. at the fountain in downtown Yuba City on Plumas Street. The free concert will take place during and after the Yuba City Children’s Parade.

– The Town of Colusa will host a 4th of July celebration on Main Street between Sixth and Eighth Streets from 6-10 p.m. The event will feature food vendors, a bouncy house, DJ, conhole, rice sack races and more. There will also be a fireworks show over the Sacramento River beginning at 9 p.m. For more information, visit

– The Colusa Lions Club will host the fifth annual Jim Davison Rubber Duckie Races along the Sacramento River in Colusa, beginning at 2 p.m. sharp. The race begins on the river just east of the boat launch and continues downstream to the River Road bridge. All proceeds from the event will be used to send students from Egling Middle School to Shady Creek. One thousand dollars in cash prizes will be awarded to the winners; $500 for first place, $300 for second place and $200 for third place. Winners don’t need to be present to win. Tickets for the Rubber Duckie race are $5 and can be purchased at Messick Ace Hardware, 729 Market St. in Colusa, or from any Lions Club member.

– The bi-annual Grimes Day Parade will make its way around Grimes starting at 10 a.m.

– The Alcouffe Community Center, 9185 Marysville Road, Oregon House, will host the July 4 celebration beginning at 6:30 a.m. Bring your fireworks safe and sound to the park and local volunteer firefighters will add them to the show and light them safely on the ball diamond for all to enjoy. Hot dogs will also be served.

– 2022 Bi-County 4th of July Spectacular on July 4 at Beckwourth Riverfront Park in Marysville. Gates to the park and soccer fields are scheduled to open at 4:30 p.m.

The fireworks display will begin around 9:20-9:30 p.m. on the football fields between the 5th and 10th Street Bridges and is expected to last between 20 and 25 minutes.

– CANCELED: The Sutter County Planning Commission meeting has been cancelled. The next regular meeting is scheduled for July 20, starting at 6:00 p.m.


– Due to COVID-19, Overeaters Anonymous will not be meeting in person at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church until further notice. For more information, call 635-5034.



– The Sutter County Health and Wellness Committee will hold a meeting at 1160 Civic Center Boulevard, Suite A, Yuba City, beginning at 8:30 a.m. For more information or to view the agenda, visit

– The Yuba Water Agency Board of Directors will hold a meeting in the board room at Yuba County Government Center, 915 Eighth Street, Marysville, beginning at 9 a.m., followed by a special meeting at 11 a.m. Meetings will also be accessible via Zoom. For more information or to consult the agenda, go to


– Al-Anon Twin Cities will meet from 7-8:30 p.m. at The Bride Church, 1321 Peach Tree Lane, Yuba City. For more information, call 334-6734.

– New Beginnings Codependents Anonymous will meet at 7 p.m. at Cornerstone Community Church, 700 Washington Ave., Yuba City. For more information, call 530-275-1478.

– Gamblers Anonymous will hold a weekly meeting at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 1390 Franklin Road, Room C, Yuba City, from 7-8:30 p.m. This is an “open” meeting and masks are required to attend.

– The Parents of Addicted Loved Ones Support Group will be meeting at Adventure Church of Yuba City, 876 W. Onstott Frontage Road, Yuba City, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Zoom invites are also available for those interested. For more information, call Adventure Church Yuba City at 530-822-9216.

– Take off Pounds Sensably (TOPS) will meet at Yuba County Health & Human Services, 5730 Packard Street, Suite 100, Marysville. The weigh-in begins at 10 a.m. and the meeting will begin at 11 a.m. For more information, call 530-742-7013.


– The Yuba City Early Risers Kiwanis Club will meet at 6:45 a.m. at Carmine’s, 229 Clark Ave., Yuba City. The club meets every Tuesday morning.

– The Good Vibrations Square Dance Club will meet at the Marysville Veterans Memorial Center, 211 17th St., Marysville from 6:30-9 p.m. Come and learn social square dancing. The group will meet every Tuesday. For more information, visit

– The Yuba City/Marysville Christian Women’s Connection will hold its monthly luncheon in the Plaza Room at Hillcrest Plaza, 210 Julie Drive, Yuba City, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Included lunch is $21 and this month it’s “America the Beautiful” featuring the Sutter County Museum. Speakers will include Diana McFarling and Molly Bloom, Director and Curator of the Sutter County Museum. Music will be provided by Diana Strong. The Yuba City/Marysville Christian Women’s Connection meets the first Tuesday of each month. For more information, call Bettielou 530-674-3499 or Sue 530-300-6119.

Maria R. Newman