Back to School 1861 at Columbia State Historic Park
Date(s) - 09/18/2021
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Old Columbia Schoolhouse
Columbia , Calif.— On Saturday, September 18, 2021, from 4:00-7:00 PM, the Old Columbia Schoolhouse opens its doors to the public. Visitors are welcome to participate in Back to School 1861, at the Old Columbia Schoolhouse, within Columbia State Historic Park. This event is free and open to the public. The evening of fun and educational opportunities includes 1861 school lessons every half hour, old fashion toys and dress up clothes, old time music and dancing, hand cranked sarsaparilla ice cream, and closes with a singalong on the steps of the schoolhouse. Donations made during this event go to the non-profit organization “Friends of Columbia State Historic Park”, which provides funding for these unique educational opportunities at Columbia State Historic Park.