Tuesday, August 22, 2017
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A Community Center available for rental by the public, sponsored by:

Higgins Diggins Lions Club

Physical address: 22490 East Hacienda Dr., Grass Valley, CA 95949

Info and Reservations: 530-268-3782

Mailing Address for all correspondence, insurance certificates, contracts, and payments: Donna Prince, 21014 Clivus Dr., Grass Valley, CA 95949

The Community Center is operated by the Higgins Lions Community Association (HLCA), a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation sponsored by Higgins Diggins Lions Club.

Elvin Howard Memorial Garden set up for a casual, intimate wedding.

The facility provides a 4,000 s.f. building with a main hall that will accommodate approximately 175 people for a banquet. The hall is suitable for weddings, dances, anniversaries, birthdays, meetings, fund raisers, or business meetings. The Elvin Howard Memorial Garden has been completed on the North side of the Community Center. The 2,000 square foot garden is fenced and landscaped with trees, flowers, and artificial turf. The garden is an ideal spot for outdoor weddings. See photos (right) of the garden as set up for an intimate casual wedding; the garden will accommodate approximately 100 seated guests, depending on the layout.

Available at additional cost is a large, modern commercial kitchen licensed and approved by Nevada County Dept. of Environmental Health. The kitchen is fully equipped.

Alcoholic beverages provided by Tenant or anyone associated with Tenant’s event are not permitted anywhere on the premises. The convenience of a full-service bar, staffed by Higgins Diggins Lions, is available if desired. A minimum 3 week advance notice is required if bar service is desired.

Elvin Howard Memorial Garden set up for a casual, intimate wedding.

Rental Fees: Rental rates vary depending on the day of the week and the number of hours the building will be used. Please call 530-268-3782 for availability and rates. Please note that a refundable deposit will be required prior to rental and a minimum $500,000 liability insurance policy naming HLCA and Higgins Diggins Lions as a named insured will also be required.

North of the Community Center building is a picnic area that is open to the public. The picnic area has tables, a barbeque pit, and a covered food prep area.

The Community Center is located 2.0 miles from Hwy. 49. From Hwy. 49, turn East onto Combie Road. At the first traffic light, continue straight onto Magnolia Rd., going past the entrance to Lake of the Pines. Continue on Magnolia Rd. past Bear River High School, Magnolia Intermediate School, and Cottage Hill Elementary School. Approx. 0.2 miles past the schools, before you encounter a curve to the right, the Community Center will be on your left. Turn onto East Hacienda; the Community Center is the first driveway on the left.

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