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!

Thank you!

Thank you to the Nevada County Relief Fund and to all of you who donated to keep non-profits afloat!

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 […]

COVID19 & The Schoolhouse

We Miss you! After much consideration and consultation with those involved we have come to the conclusion that it is in the best interest of our audience, volunteers, vendors, artists and staff to postpone our annual events. • We are sorry to say that we have called off almost all of our Annual Events in […]

Erotic Art Show Reception 3.5.2020

Erotic Art Reception Thursday, March 5th 5pm-7pm During the cold months of February and March, the Schoolhouse will be hosting the annual HOT erotic art show (to keep us warm through the winter). From subtle to sexy, this is an opportunity for artists to show their sensual and arousing work. Join artists on Thursday, March […]

Not if, But When:Wildfire Solutions 3.3.2020

A Film by Radu Sava and Rebekah Hood-Sava Narrated by John Deaderick March 3rd, 2020, 7:00pm  Suggested Donation $8.00 The North Columbia Schoolhouse Cultural Center is pleased to present “Not if, But When” a 40 minute documentary featuring experts from Cal Fire, Tahoe Nation Forest, California’s Governor’s Office, South Yuba River Citizens League, UC Berkeley’s […]

Valentine Erotique February 15th

 Valentine Erotique Saturday, Feb. 15th 2020 Doors open at 6pm to view the Erotique Art Show, buy Love Raffle tickets and sample award winning deserts! The show begins at 7pm. BUY YOUR TICKETS  ONLINE……  OR…..AT MOTHER TRUCKERS & BRIAR PATCH COOP WE CANNOT WAIT TO SHOW YOU WHAT WE HAVE BEHIND THIS YEARS CURTAIN OF […]

35th Annual Sierra Storytelling Festival Update

The North Columbia Schoolhouse will be celebrating 35 years of the fabulous Sierra Storytelling Festival in July 2021- instead of July 2020- giving our community ample time to marinate on great stories until then! After much consideration and consultation with those involved we have come to the conclusion that it is in the best interest […]

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 […]