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Enjoy an hour-long walking tour of town led by a park staff member or docent. See the actual gold discovery site, learn about the buildings and early merchants of Columbia. Contact Columbia State Historic Park at 209-588-9128. Danielle Gerhart: 532-7386

September 5, 2015
September 6, 2015
Columbia State Historic Park
Main St. & State St, Columbia, CA 95310 United States
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The Native Sons of the Golden West, Columbia Parlor #258, sponsors a California Admissions Day Parade in Historic Columbia. The Native Sons have a tradition of preserving California History – the parade is one of those that started in 1876, and revived in 2008. There are many other events held on Admissions Day in historic Columbia, the parade is just one of them.  The Columbia Docents will also sponsor a fashion show and additional tours throughout the day. Contact Bob Law: gransur@aol.com or 588-8475 or George Van Buskirk at 588-1565.

September 5, 2015
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Columbia State Historic Park
Main St. & State St, Columbia, CA 95310 United States
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Our new Certified Farmer’s Market is on Main Street in Columbia State Historic Park. The market runs every Thursday through October from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm outdoors, rain or shine. Expect to find organic products, vendors with hand-crafted items, unique foods, antiques, activities for children, docents in costumes and music. Park staff will keep the park exhibits and the museum open on Thursdays during the Farmers Market. For more information or to be a vendor, contact Angela Matulich at 858-220-9352 or Heather Doyle at 499-8273, or email columbiafarmersmarket@yahoo.com

September 10, 2015
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Columbia State Historic Park
Main St. & State St, Columbia, CA 95310 United States
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Enjoy an hour-long walking tour of town led by a park staff member or docent. See the actual gold discovery site, learn about the buildings and early merchants of Columbia. Contact Columbia State Historic Park at 209-588-9128. Danielle Gerhart: 532-7386

September 12, 2015
September 13, 2015
Columbia State Historic Park
Main St. & State St, Columbia, CA 95310 United States
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Have you heard that there are ghosts in Columbia? Join us on the tour to find out where they lurk and the stories behind those who lived in Columbia during the Gold Rush. Contact Columbia State Historic Park at 209-588-9128.

September 12, 2015
3:00 am - 5:00 pm
$10
Columbia State Historic Park
Main St. & State St, Columbia, CA 95310 United States
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Gold Rush Days  occur the second Saturday of each month from 1 to 4pm. Many special exhibits are open and hands-on activities are led by volunteers in period attire throughout the afternoon. Call 209-588-9128 for details.

September 12, 2015
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Columbia State Historic Park
Main St. & State St, Columbia, CA 95310 United States
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The Columbia Chamber of Commerce meets monthly to discuss current events in Historic Old Town Columbia and the needs of our membership. They are held on the third Wednesday of the month at 5:30 pm. Meetings are normally held at Eagle Cotage in Columbia (subject to change monthly, so contact us to confirm) and there is no meeting in December.  We encourage all members and anyone interested in becoming a member to attend our next meeting.

September 16, 2015
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Columbia State Historic Park
Main St. & State St, Columbia, CA 95310 United States
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Our new Certified Farmer’s Market is on Main Street in Columbia State Historic Park. The market runs every Thursday through October from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm outdoors, rain or shine. Expect to find organic products, vendors with hand-crafted items, unique foods, antiques, activities for children, docents in costumes and music. Park staff will keep the park exhibits and the museum open on Thursdays during the Farmers Market. For more information or to be a vendor, contact Angela Matulich at 858-220-9352 or Heather Doyle at 499-8273, or email columbiafarmersmarket@yahoo.com

September 17, 2015
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Columbia State Historic Park
Main St. & State St, Columbia, CA 95310 United States
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Enjoy an hour-long walking tour of town led by a park staff member or docent. See the actual gold discovery site, learn about the buildings and early merchants of Columbia. Contact Columbia State Historic Park at 209-588-9128. Danielle Gerhart: 532-7386

September 19, 2015
September 20, 2015
Columbia State Historic Park
Main St. & State St, Columbia, CA 95310 United States
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Join us for a beautiful evening at the historic schoolhouse.  During this reminiscent event, take a tour of the upstairs, sit in on a lesson taught by a docent dressed as an 1860s school teacher, play games of long ago, listen to music, and help make hand-cranked ice cream.  Contact Columbia State Historic Park at 209-588-9128.

September 19, 2015
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Columbia Schoolhouse
(209) 588-9128
School House Street, Columbia, CA 95310 United States
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