In Conversation with Ariel Wolansky: Positively Chocolate

Ariel Wolansky wanted to do something that would have a positive impact on the world. It all started with growing food, which then turned into a passion for cooking that extended into making chocolate sustainably with select ingredients that take you on an epic journey. How is it made? How is it sourced?

In Conversation With Hank Meals: Winter Trails

We’ve all been longing for cleaner air, cooler weather, more water in the streams, greener vegetation and less fire danger. That time has arrived – it’s called winter, and it’s best enjoyed by participating in it. Join Hank Meals to learn how and where to enjoy this glorious season in the Yuba-Bear watersheds.

In Conversation With Ryan Murray: Choral Music

Join Music in the Mountains Artistic Director and Conductor Ryan Murray for a conversation about classical music and choral singing. Ryan will provide a brief overview of classical music and talk about the benefits of great music in our lives. He will also discuss the health benefits of group singing and why you might want to consider joining a community choir!

Memoir Writing Workshop II (virtual)

VIRTUAL CLASS For those who have already participated in Susan Jane Gilman’s introductory workshop, “Telling Your Own Story” Memoir Writing Workshop that was held online by The Center in October 2020. Participants will continue to develop their skills and writing from Part I. This month-long follow-up course will pick up where Part I left off, and is customized to focus on participants creative needs and interests. It will include sessions on “showing not telling,” how to master the art of dialogue, using different types of language, and editing. There will be exercises, spirited discussions, light reading assignments, and workshops. The instructor hopes that it will reinvigorate and inspire everyone after the holidays.   Instructor: Susan Jane Gilman Location: Online via Zoom. A link will be sent to you the week before. Dates: January 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28 (8 weeks) Time: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM Ages: 17+ Cost: $250 RegisterRead More

Spring Conversations with The Center

In January, The Center for the Arts began our In Conversation With series to introduce you to experts on a variety of topics throughout our community. We’ve learned about Ayurvedic lifestyle, hiking in Nevada County, chocolate, and so much more.  We are excited to spring into another season of conversations happening live on Zoom, Sundays at 4:00 p.m. Each episode includes an interactive Q&A and anyone can participate.

New weekly series, ‘In Conversation With’

The Center for the Arts is kicking off a new, interactive series to bring the community together online. In Conversation With invites you to explore creative topics with local experts in Food, Nature, Art and Lifestyle. Each episode includes an interactive Q&A online via Zoom. Streaming Sundays at 4:00 p.m. Pacific time.