Glenn County Fair
“Let the Good Times Grow” at the Glenn County Fair this week. Festivities will take place Thursday, 2 p.m.-11 p.m.; Friday 2 p.m.-midnight; Saturday noon-midnight; and Sunday noon-11 p.m. General admission costs $10, for children 6-12 years old it’s $5 and for seniors and children under 5 it’s free to attend. The fair will also offer discount days: Thursday will be $1 admission from 2 p.m.-6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday people can get $1 off admission with the social media word of the day; and Sunday people can get $1 off admission wen they bring two canned goods to be donated to local food banks. The fair will be at the Glenn County Fairgrounds, 221 E. Yolo St., Orland. For more information, visit www.glenncountyfair.org.
Glenn County Fair Parade
The annual Glenn County Fair will begin at 6 p.m. The parade will go east on Colusa Street, south on Fourth Street and east on Yolo Street to the fairgrounds. For more information, visit www.glenncountyfair.org.
Waste Tire Recycling Amnesty event
The city of Willows will be hosting a waste tire recycling event at the corner of N. Butte and French streets from 8 a.m.-noon. The program is open to Willows residents. Car, truck and motorcycle tires are OK; no commercial or tractor tires will be accepted; no businesses; up to nine tires will be accepted at no charge; and tires must be without rims. It’s asked that people bring proof of their Willows address. For more information, call 934-7041.
Community Matters: Housing and Homelessness in Glenn County
Wednesday, May 22
Community Action in partnership with Housing tools will be hosting community session about potential long-term solutions to homelessness and housing concerns. Examples of success from similar communities will be given and attendees can give their input on Glenn County’s next steps. The next session will be on Wednesday, May 22 from 9 a.m.-11 a.m. at the Glenn County Office of Education conference room, 131 E. Walker St., Orland.