Entries by minersfoundry

Town Hall Meeting ~ The Fate of the South Yuba River & Malakoff Diggins State Parks ~ Monday, December 12, 2011 ~ 6:30 – 9:00pm

The State of California has announced the permanent closure of more than 70 state parks, including the South Yuba River and Malakoff Diggins State Parks by July 1, 2012. Come to a Special Town Hall Meeting and learn from state and community leaders what this means to you – how these announced closures affect recreating, […]

Wild Mushroom Exposition ~ Sunday, December 11, 2011 ~ 11:00am to 5:00pm ~ $10 general admission, $8 for YWI members, $5 for Students, Under 13 Free

The 1st Annual Nevada City Wild Mushroom Exposition, a new addition to our popular Fungus Foray! Yuba Watershed Institute is bringing the Foray to downtown Nevada City! The Sunday Exploration is packed with presentations, displays, and identification workshops based on our seasonal Sierran mushroom. Wild-crafted food concessions and mushroom merchandise available for sale. This event […]

The Christmas Jug Band ~ Presented by KVMR Live at the Miners Foundry ~ Thursday, December 8, 2011 ~ 7:00pm Doors Open / 8:00pm Show ~ $18.00 KVMR Members / $20.00 in Advance / $22.00 at the Door

A small group of pals with a penchant for Kentucky bourbon formed what would become The Christmas Jug Band in Mill Valley, CA in the mid 1970’s.  A momentary lapse of sanity has became an annual holiday tradition spanning over 30 years.  The original jug-jam sessions were about creating new tunes, new lyrics, or just […]

Reader’s Theatre ~ Sunday, December 4, 2011 ~ 3:30pm Doors Open / 4:00pm Show ~ $10.00

The Miners Foundry is proud to present Reader’s Theatre, Directed by Tim O’Connor, on December 4, 2011 at 4:00 p.m.   Four stories by William Faulkner, Garrison Keillor, Graham Green and Steve Martin will be read by four local performers.  This production of Reader’s Theatre will feature David Iorns, Gaylie Bell-Stewart, Bruce Kelly, & Rene Sprattling.   […]

Artisans Festival ~ November 25 through November 27, 2011 ~ 10:00am to 5:00pm ~ $3.00

A Nevada City Thanksgiving Weekend Tradition! For over 35 years, Thanksgiving Weekend in Nevada City has featured a major art event, attracting thousands of visitors from near and far. Since 1993, this event has been Artisans Festival at Miners Foundry, hosting a small but select group of artists and craftspeople whose quality artwork has attracted […]

Moondance 2011 ~ Saturday, November 19, 2011 ~ 5:30pm to 11:00pm ~ $25 in advance / $35 at the door

A Benefit for Yuba River Charter School!  Dine!  Dance!  Bid!  Moondance will feature a live and silent auction, wine tasting, music by Sabroso, and food by Blue Ginger Catering.  Tickets are available at BriarPatch Co-op & Yuba River Charter School.  YRC is located at 505 Main Street, Nevada City, CA  95959.  Please call (530) 265-6060 […]

23 Shades featuring Aaron Cuadra ~ Thursday, November 17, 2011 ~ 7:30pm Doors Open ~ $12.00

23 Shades is the newest project from acclaimed singer-songwriter Aaron Cuadra.  The band’s honest and personal brand of rock ‘n’ roll boasts spacey ambiance, meaningful lyrics and memorable hooks imbued with a radio-ready edge.  Cuadra’s refreshing originality is a rare find in an industry full of copycats and knockoffs of the “next big thing.”  23 […]

The Infamous Stringdusters ~ Presented by KVMR Live at the Miners Foundry ~ Wednesday, November 16, 2011 ~ 7:00pm Doors Open / 8:00pm Music ~ $20.00 KVMR Members / $22.00 in advance / $25.00 at the door

The Infamous Stringdusters, a newgrass and bluegrass sextet from Nashville, Tennessee will headline an evening of hot acoustic music at the Miners Foundry with the Drew Emmitt Band opening. The Infamous Stringdusters are favorites on the festival circuit and are swinging through Nevada City as part of their fall national tour celebrating the release of […]

“For the Birds” Bird Art Reception & Auction ~ Friday, November 4, 2011 ~ 6:00pm – 9:00pm ~ $25.00

Each year Neighborhood Center for the Arts provides unfinished bird houses to our artist friends for transformation into a fine piece of art. They auction these off at their annual event. This is a major fund raiser for their programs and a delight to our community.  Ticket price includes food, entertainment and a glass of […]