Arbuckle Farmers Market
The Arbuckle Farmers Market, hosted by the Arbuckle Revitalization Committee, will open at LaVanche Hursch Park, 308 Fifth St. Each Wednesday until Aug. 28, the market will be offering fresh, locally grown fruits and vegetables, cut flowers, nuts, eggs, olive oil, meat, hand-made crafts and community information. A weekly barbecue provided by Tommy’s Market Street Grill will also be available. For more information, contact the Arbuckle Revitalization Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Colusa Certified Farmers Market
The Colusa Certified Farmers Market will feature several local certified vendors including Premier Mushrooms, Rosita Ranch, Ben’s Grass Fed Beef, Grindstone Wines, Jeffrey’s Ranch Pecans and O’Connell Ranch. The market is opened every Thursday form 4 p.m.-7 p.m. and is located at Veterans Memorial Park, at the corner of Market and 10th streets in Colusa. The Colusa Certified Farmers Market accepts WIC, senior vouchers and CalFresh as part of the Market Match Incentive Program. For more information, contact Jennifer Diaz at 415-994-9082.
Pop Up Story Time and fundraiser
The Colusa County Free Library Literacy Program will host a Pop Up Story Time and Book Giveaway during the Colusa Certified Farmers Market at Veterans Memorial Park, located at the corner of Market and Tenth Streets in Colusa, from 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Come down to the market to hear a story and do an activity. Following story time, the Friends of the Colusa County Free Library will be selling hamburgers and hot dog dinner plates to raise funds for the library. For more information, contact the Colusa County Free Library at 458-0373.
Concerts in the Park
The Cash Profits, a Johnny Cash tribute band, will be performing at Memorial Park, located at the corner of Tenth and Market Street in Colusa, during the summer Colusa Concerts in the Park series. A barbecue dinner provided by the Colusa Rotary Club will also be available. For more information, contact the Colusa Recreation Department at 458-4941 extension 108.
Movie Night in the Park
Bring your blankets, beach chairs and snacks to Balfour Park, located on the corner of Tenth and Hall Streets, for a movie night sponsored by the Arbuckle Parks and Recreation Department. Each Friday night though August 16 a different feature film will be screened. This week movie is “Captain Marvel.” This event is free to the public. The film will begin at dusk, between 8:30 p.m.-8:45 p.m. For more information, contact the Arbuckle Parks and Recreation Department at 476-3007.
Summer Play Dates
Monday, June 24
The Colusa Family Resource Center to host summer pay dates each Monday from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Children ages zero to five and their parent or guardian are welcome to get out of the heat and explore the interactive classroom located at 131 Fifth St. in Colusa. These free play date sessions are on a drop-in basis and no registration is required. For more information, contact the Colusa Family Resource Center at 458-7678.