The San Juan Ridge Tapestry Project Celebration

  San Juan Ridge Tapestry Project Celebration 12 huge tapestries depicting the culture, landscape, and activism of the last 50 years on the San Juan Ridge have reached completion and we are celebrating!  Please join us on Saturday, October 8, 2022 2-6pm. Program at 3:00 pm., with light refreshments and music to follow. The 12 […]

2022 Shindig!

The Autumn Shindig  Harvest Festival SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2nd, 11:30~Dusk For the last 13 years, the Autumn Shindig on the San Juan Ridge has been a reliable harbinger of fall. An annual event to benefit the North Columbia Schoolhouse Cultural Center, this fun and family-friendly festival features live music, local crafts, games for kids and adults […]

Annual Calendar

Here’s a special hour of Storytelling on KVMR

Here a special hour of Storytelling on KVMR~ Sunday,September 13th:8-9pm   Sierra Storytelling Festival Fund   Please consider making a contribution to the Sierra Storytelling Fund using the form below. To continue offering this world-class program at our historic venue, we must cover all the costs associated with keeping the Schoolhouse looking fresh and available: […]

Take a Virtual tour of The Diggins Are Alive!

Thank you for taking a virtual tour of the current show that is being shown at the North Columbia Schoolhouse. Click on any image for an enlargement and call (530)265-2826 to make an appointment to see them in person!

Storytelling Festival goes on the Air

The Sierra Storytelling Festival will be on KVMR- this year only! Every Summer, for the past 35 years, the sloping lawn of the North Columbia Schoolhouse has filled with people from near and far, for the Sierra Storytelling Festival- a fun filled weekend of gathered community, delicious snacks and warm breezes, and of course, stories. […]

Art Lives! Held over through September

Held over by Popular Demand! Come see this show in September- Call to book a private showing 265~2826 The Diggins Are Alive! An Art show examining Malakoff State Park and the surrounding Diggins On display at the North Columbia Schoolhouse Cultural Center by appointment and online. For a virtual tour click Here!   The ageless […]

RETRO PRIMORDIAL BOP art exhibit by Lorenzo ~ Paintings, a short film, discussion and more…

RETRO PRIMORDIAL BOP art exhibit by Lorenzo ~ Paintings, a short film, discussion and more…   Join us for a special evening of art and a life’s inspiration with painter~writer ~ musician Michael Clark Lorenzo! There will be live music, mingling and refreshments. This is a family friendly event. November 14, 2019 This is a […]

Annual Membership Party!!!

 This year we are inviting our amazing community to come up on stage and share a song, a poem, a dance etc… We want to celebrate how amazing our community is! Please sign up ahead of time for our Open Mic and RSVP for dinner , if you can. Call 530-265-2826 Membership has its privileges! […]

Imaginatrix: The Terence Mckenna Experience Film

Terence McKenna was a renegade intellectual and avid advocate for psychedelic society. His humor and intelligence re-vitalized discussions around cognitive liberty and the essential role of imagination for human existence. McKenna extolled psychedelic experience as both a sacred birthright and an exuberant invitation to life. He authored several seminal books and left a treasure of […]