DWOS 2016 Archive

A Fundraiser for The Center for theArts
The Center for the Arts presents
Saturday, August 20, 8:00PM
Reserved Seating
$127 Premium Table Seating includes drink ticket and desserts
$77 Reserved Floor Seating includes parking
$47/57 member/non-member Tier 1 Reserved Bleacher Seating
(Ticket price includes $2 facility fee.  Does not include applicable fee for online purchases.)

General Admission
$27/37 member/non-member Tier 2 General […]

Pioneer Arts – 2017 Spring Membership Show

Tuesday, April 4 – Saturday, April 22
Granucci and Main Galleries
Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Saturday Noon-5:00
Artists Reception  Sunday April 9,  1 – 3 pm

Pioneer Arts Incorporated is a nonprofit association that works to promote the visual arts and artists of Western Nevada County. The organization was founded in 1965 by a group of dedicated artists who met regularly […]

February 2017 Non-profit: Cinderella Project

What is the Cinderella Project?
The Cinderella Project provides special occasion dresses and accessories free of charge to High School juniors and seniors so they may attend their Senior Ball in style. Our mission is to ensure that any young woman in our community who can not attend the prom due to financial constraints will be […]

Non Profit Partners 2016 Archive

The Center for the Arts is committed to supporting our community through collaboration with other area not-for-profit organizations. We believe that collaboration is the key to greater strength and economic stability for all who serve our region through non-profit service.
One of the ways we are doing this is through our Community Non-Profit Partner Program. The […]

January 2017 Non-Profit – Sierra Nevada Childrens Services

Sierra Nevada Children’s Services (SNCS): 
Are you a parent looking for child care? Or a child care provider seeking to start a business or improve your program quality? Maybe you are a family looking for child development resources? We’ve got you covered.
SNCS is a private, nonprofit child care resource and referral agency that has served […]

The Center for the Arts is hiring!

The Center for the Arts is hiring!
No positions available at this time.

December Non-Profit: NEO

NEO provides opportunities for young people to reach their full potential and the skills and confidence needed to make healthy choices, successfully navigating adolescents. While the focus of NEO is to keep young people drug and alcohol free, we believe that the most effective way to keep young people healthy is to approach health and […]

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“Logic will take you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.” – Albert Einstein
When you support The Center for the Arts, you make an investment in our community. It’s an investment in our children to ensure that they have viable and vibrant arts education programs and drug-free creative activities; it’s an investment in […]

November Non Profit Partner – Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum

Located in Nevada City, California, the Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum is dedicated to the preservation of local transportation history and artifacts from the narrow gauge railroad era. Visitors are offered a docent-led historical tour of the museum, rail yard, and restoration shop.
The Museum exhibits a collection of railroad and aviation artifacts, photographs, and […]

October Non-Profit Partner – Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Foundation



“Though those with Alzheimer’s might forget us, we must remember them.”
Scott Kirschenbaum, Filmmaker
Alzheimer’s is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States. One in three seniors dies with Alzheimer’s or another dementia. This is the only cause of death in the top 10 that cannot be prevented, slowed or cured.
In Western Nevada County, […]

College Essay Writing Workshop with Kirsten Casey

Saturday October 29, 2016
Noon – 2:00pm
$75 members, $100 general admission
Maximum attendees 15
(Ticket price includes $2 facility fee.  Does not include applicable fee for online purchases.)

High school seniors, do you know what the worst part of college is? Applying. During this time of stress and deadlines, you must be thrilled to face the blank page […]

The Center is Hiring

Join our amazing team! The Center for the Arts is now accepting resumes for a Marketing Manager/Education Outreach Coordinator.  Resumes will be accepted via email to: jbaker@nullthecenterforthearts.org

2015 Open Studios ARCHIVE

The Center for the Arts presents
Fall Colors Open Studios Art Tour of Nevada County
October 10-11, and 17-18, 10:AM to 5:00PM
Open House Preview Event: Thursday, October 8, 6:00 to 9:00PM

Click HERE to download a
printable tour guide.

Print version available at:
The Center for the Arts, Artworks Gallery, ASiF Studios, Briar Patch Co-op, GV & NC Chambers, The […]

September Non-Profit Partner – Welcome Home Vets

Helping Veterans with PTSD Find Resilience and Strength

Welcome Home Vets provides psychotherapy at no cost to our clients and promotes community awareness of the effects of military-related psychological trauma, such as post traumatic stress, on the individual, the family, and the community. We also advocate for the needs of our clients, either as individuals or as […]

Dancing with our Stars Live Stream

Watch the Live Stream of the Dancing with our Stars Performance
on Saturday, August 20 at 8:00pm

Vote for your Favorite Dancer by clicking on their photos below!
Help them win the Audience Choice mirror ball!

Donations must be placed by 10pm to be counted towards trophy

Presented with support from

July Non-Profit Partner – The Curious Forge

What is the Curious Forge?
The Curious Forge is a nonprofit, 501(c)3, “Makerspace” located at 12400
Loma Rica dr, Grass Valley, CA where members have access and training on a
wide variety of equipment from traditional to advanced. Most of all we are a
community of builders, tinkerers, artists and professionals who love to
make. Think of it as an […]

June Non-Profit Partner – Nevada County Historical Society

About the Nevada County Historical Society:
The Nevada County Historical Society had its beginning in the fall of 1944 after being inspired by Dr. Robert E. Burns, President of the College of the Pacific. Dr. Burns was interested in the preservation of the history of the Mother Lode and gold country, and he spoke to the […]

May Non-Profit Partner – Environmental Alternatives Foster Family Agency

Environmental Alternatives, foster family agency is eagerly searching to recruit foster homes in Nevada County.  We have a goal for the month of May to recruit 20 new foster homes.  Our biggest need are homes that have a heart for teens.  If you have a heart to serve our community, just remember  foster homes come […]

April Non-Profit Partner – Citizens for Choice

“Nevada County Citizens for Choice believes that every woman, man and teen deserves reproductive justice:  The ability to make educated choices about their reproductive lives and health, and access to the affordable care they need.”
Nevada County Citizens for Choice
Educated Choices For Life.
We are here for you.

We provide compassionate, confidential, non-judgmental reproductive health care services for women, […]

March Non-Profit Partner – Child Advocates of Nevada County

Child Advocates of Nevada County seeks to improve the health, safety, and education of all children in Nevada County, especially the most vulnerable children in our community.
By providing respectful and caring collaboration, our staff and volunteers help children and parents recognize their strengths and meet their needs.   The impact on individuals and our community is […]

February Non-Profit Partner – Hospice of the Foothills

Hospice of the Foothills affirms life and promotes dignity at the end-of-life by providing professional, comprehensive & compassionate care to our patients, their loved ones & our community.
Hospice is a philosophy of care that focuses on two primary objectives:

Providing our patients with the highest possible quality of life
Providing medical, emotional, and spiritual care […]

Jeffrey Dupra CD Release show – CANCELLED


Jeffrey Wanzer Dupra is a folk singer/songwriter, artist, writer and performer from upstate New York currently residing in Northern California. He loves the wilderness, his family, friends, good food, books, basketball, and the pursuit, practice, and preservation of magic, wonder, mystery, and awe.
This show is to celebrate the release of […]