World Explorations Lectures

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World Explorations is a monthly lecture series designed to introduce you to local travelers, professors, and community members who share their unique insights and experiences. 

All talks are free and open to the public and are held at the Chico Women's Club located at 592 E. Third Street in Chico from 4:00 -5:00 pm.

February 8, 2015

Introduction to Forensic Anthropology: The CSU-Chico Human Identification Lab and Its Role in the Northern California Community, a talk with Dr. Colleen Milligan, CSU, Chico.

March 8, 2015

Making Wine in Northern California, a talk by Butte College Environmental Horticulture Program Coordinator Tip Wilmarth.

April 26, 2015

Creating the North Valley Food Hub - a talk about expanding local food markets in Northern California from the organization’s founder, Noelle Ferdon and Director of Business, CSU, Chico Agriculture Professor, Dr. Jake Brimlow.

Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology

Museum Hours

Tuesday–Saturday 11-3

Monday-Thursday 11-3

Closed between exhibitions.  See exhibition schedule for specific dates.

Note: The Museum of Anthropology is completely wheelchair accessible.

Our Location

The museum is located in the Meriam Library complex, next to the Janet Turner Museum


Museum of Anthropology
CSU, Chico 95929-0400

Contact Us
Phone: 530-898-5397

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