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Community Events

Community outreach and education are very important to us at Enloe Medical Center. Here we offer a listing of our upcoming community wellness events for the general public. We update this calendar of events throughout the year.

April

Saturday, April 19

8th Annual Growing Healthy Children Walk/Run

Registration & Check-in: 7:30 a.m. to 8:15 am; Race starts at 8:30 a.m. l Bidwell Park Chico, CA

This no-cost family event includes 5K and 1-mile run/walk loops as well as shorter sprints for young children. The event also includes bike drawings, activities for kids, cultural dancing performances, music, refreshments, and more! The first 300 kids (18 years and younger) receive a FREE event t-shirt! Register your family online and visit http://growinghealthychildrenchico.com/ for more information. Enloe Medical Center is a proud sponsor of this event.

Monday, April 21

Healthy Hearts - Topic: Forks over Knives video

10 a.m. to noon, Enloe Outpatient Center, 888 Lakeside Village Commons, Bldg. C, Classroom A, Chico. The group will view a documentary film based on the idea that it's better to change one's diet (with a fork) rather than with the surgeon's scalpel (knife). The Enloe Heart Program facilitates this support group, which is open to heart disease patients, their families and the general public. For more information, call Ken at (530) 343-2000.

Saturday, April 26

Drop the Drugs

10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Enloe Cohasset Campus, 560 Cohasset Road, Chico (at the corner of Cohasset Road and Rio Lindo Avenue)
Local law enforcement, Enloe Medical Center and Butte County Meth Strike Task Force volunteers will collect expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs.  No questions asked.  This service is free and anonymous. 
ACCEPTING: prescription drugs (capsule and tablet form).  Please remove pills from prescription containers and place in sealed plastic bags for easy drop off. 
NOT ACCEPTING: intravenous solutions, needles, and ointments. 
For more information on proper disposal of pharmaceuticals visit:  www.recyclebutte.net

May

Wednesday, May 14

Sinusitis vs. Allergies: Do you know the difference?

6 p.m. to 8 p.m. l Enloe Conference Center, 1528 Esplanade, Chico

Learn from ear, nose and throat physicians about sinus health.

  • Why do we have sinuses and what is their use?
  • Treating sinus conditions medically and surgically
  • Ask questions of the physician panel.

Register for this free event online or call 1-877-365-6363.

Monday, May 19

Healthy Hearts - Topic: Ask a Pharmacist

10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Enloe Outpatient Center, 888 Lakeside Village Commons, Bldg. C, Classroom A, Chico. Attendees will have an opportunity to ask their medication questions at this informative meeting. Please bring a smile! The Enloe Heart Program facilitates this support group, which is open to heart disease patients, their families and the general public. For more information, call Ken at (530) 343-2000. There will be no Healthy Hearts meetings in June, July or August. The next meeting will be Sept. 8.

Saturday, May 31

Baby Faire - Your journey to motherhood begins at Enloe

9 a.m. to Noon (Check-in at 8:30 a.m.) l Enloe Conference Center, 1528 Esplanade, Chico

Learn how to to take care of yourself as you prepare for pregnancy.

  • Q&A Panel with Physcians - include your questions with your online registration
  • Bump Up Your Style Fashion Show
  • Nutrition, Fitness & Parenting
  • Exhibits, Healthy Snacks & Giveaways!

Check back soon for online registration $5.

June

Wednesday, June 11

Blood drive

11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. l Enloe Conference Center, 1528 Esplanade, Chico

Appointments are highly recommended and can be scheduled at BloodSource.org/Drives (enter code H004) or by contacting Margie Rackley at margie.rackley@enloe.org or (530) 332-6444. Bring a photo ID such as a driver’s license, drink plenty of fluids and eat a good meal within four hours before giving blood. Donors must be age 16 (with a signed parental consent form) to adult. Thank you for helping save lives!

Saturday, June 14

Walk with a doc - Make Exercising Fun

8 a.m. to 9 a.m. l Oak Way Park, Chico

Join us for Walk with a Doc and take your first step towards a healthy lifestyle. The Saturday morning walk begins with a brief and inspiring message from a doctor, and then continues with a good heart walk with your friends and family. All ages and abilities are welcome at this FREE event. Experience healthy inspiration and camaraderie when you Walk with a Doc.

Thursday, June 19

Your Life...Back in Action

6 p.m. to 8 p.m. l Enloe Conference Center, Chico

Learn about joint health, treatment options for joint pain, joint replacement surgical procedures, and quality initiatives at Enloe from local orthopedic surgeons. There will also be a Q&A session with the surgeons, exhibits and more.
Register online for this event or call (530) 332-5448 for more information.

July

Thursday, July 31

Enloe Neurosurgery & Spine Clinic Event

6 p.m. to 8 p.m. l Enloe Conference Center, Chico

Please join us for this free event presented by Enloe’s Neurosurgeons to learn about causes and treatment options for lower back pain. Please check back for additional detail.

August

Saturday, Aug. 2

Walk with a doc - Learn low-impact ways to keep your joints moving

8 a.m. to 9 a.m. l DeGarmo Park, at Esplanade and Leora Court, Chico

Join us for Walk with a Doc and take your first step towards a healthy lifestyle. The Saturday morning walk begins with a brief and inspiring message from a doctor, and then continues with a good heart walk with your friends and family. All ages and abilities are welcome at this FREE event.

Thursday, August 21

Your Life...Back in Action

6 p.m. to 8 p.m. l Enloe Conference Center, Chico

Learn about joint health, treatment options for joint pain, joint replacement surgical procedures, and quality initiatives at Enloe from local orthopedic surgeons. There will also be a Q&A session with the surgeons, exhibits and more.
Register online for this event or call (530) 332-5448 for more information.

Monday, Aug. 25

Blood drive

11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. l Enloe Conference Center, 1528 Esplanade, Chico

Appointments are highly recommended and can be scheduled at BloodSource.org/Drives (enter code H004) or by contacting Margie Rackley at margie.rackley@enloe.org or (530) 332-6444. Bring a photo ID such as a driver’s license, drink plenty of fluids and eat a good meal within four hours before giving blood. Donors must be age 16 (with a signed parental consent form) to adult. Thank you for helping save lives!

October

Saturday, Oct. 4

Walk with a doc - Walk for weight loss

8 a.m. to 9 a.m. l Hancock Park, at Marigold Ave., near Middleton Ave., Chico

Join us for Walk with a Doc and take your first step towards a healthy lifestyle. The Saturday morning walk begins with a brief and inspiring message from a doctor, and then continues with a good heart walk with your friends and family. All ages and abilities are welcome at this FREE event. Experience healthy inspiration and camaraderie when you Walk With a Doc.

Tuesday, Oct. 14

Your Life...Back in Action

6 p.m. to 8 p.m. l Enloe Conference Center, Chico

Learn about joint health, treatment options for joint pain, joint replacement surgical procedures, and quality initiatives at Enloe from local orthopedic surgeons. There will also be a Q&A session with the surgeons, exhibits and more.
Register online for this event or call (530) 332-5448 for more information.

November

Monday, November 17

Blood drive

11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. l Enloe Conference Center, 1528 Esplanade, Chico

Appointments are highly recommended and can be scheduled at BloodSource.org/Drives (enter code H004) or by contacting Margie Rackley at margie.rackley@enloe.org or (530) 332-6444. Bring a photo ID such as a driver’s license, drink plenty of fluids and eat a good meal within four hours before giving blood. Donors must be age 16 (with a signed parental consent form) to adult. Thank you for helping save lives!

December

Saturday, December 13

Walk with a doc - Walk away the holiday blues

8 a.m. to 9 a.m. l Chico Mall, 1950 East 20th Street, Chico

Join us for Walk with a Doc and take your first step towards a healthy lifestyle. The Saturday morning walk begins with a brief and inspiring message from a doctor, and then continues with a good heart walk with your friends and family. All ages and abilities are welcome at this FREE event. Experience healthy inspiration and camaraderie when you Walk With a Doc.


Enloe Locations


See a map to the Enloe campuses.

Enloe Behavioral Health 560 Cohasset Road, Chico
Enloe Conference Center 1528 Esplanade at E. 5th Ave., Chico
Enloe Cohasset Campus 560 Cohasset Road., Chico
Enloe Health Learning Center, 1465 Esplanade, Chico
Enloe HomeCare & Hospice 1390 E. Lassen Ave., Chico
Enloe Medical Center Esplanade: 1531 Esplanade, Chico
Enloe Mother & Baby Education Center 251 Cohasset Road, Suite 120, Chico
Enloe Mother & Baby Boutique 251 Cohasset Road, Suite 120, Chico
Enloe Outpatient Center 888 Lakeside Village, Chico
Enloe Parking Structure 130 W. 6th Ave, Chico
Enloe Regional Cancer Center 265 Cohasset Road, Chico
Enloe Cancer Center Library & Healing Art Gallery
Enloe Rehabilitation Center 340 W. East Ave., Chico
Fountain Medical Conference Center 251 Cohasset Road, Chico

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Recipe

Sheet Pan Supper

Thank you to everyone who joined us at the "Heart of a Family" event on Feb. 25. Here is the delicious "Sheet Pan Supper" recipe that Enloe Medical Center's executive chef, Craig Thomas, shared with participants. The recipe is easy and heart–healthy. Bon appetit!

 

Ongoing

Healing Art Gallery

The Healing Art Gallery inside the Enloe Regional Cancer Center displays quarterly exhibits by Northern California artists whose lives have been touched by cancer.

Open Monday-Friday,
8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

265 Cohasset Road, Chico