Wedding Party at BCH


We're celebrating 85 years of serving the community!  The Hall construction was completed in 1942, so that's 75 years of dancing and serving community Breakfasts and dinners!


We are seeking an individual with general handyman skills, an appreciation for historic buildings and an interest in helping our community to serve as Facility Manager. Duties include ensuring that Hall equipment and building systems are serviced and maintained, minor repairs, recommending improvements and assisting with building security and volunteer work days. This is a new, flexible, part-time (estimated 12 hours per month) contract position. The monthly stipend is $200 with likely extra pay for supplemental tasks dependent upon skills and experience. Click here for Facility Manager Scope of Work.

RENTAL MANAGER We are seeking a responsible, friendly, local person to coordinate our community rentals. The Rental Manager is the Hall's primary contact with renters for a wide variety of community events, responsible for answering phone and email inquiries, showing the Hall to prospective users, maintaining renter files and on-line calendar, processing rental paperwork, orienting renters to the facility and performing post-rental inspections and light maintenance. This is a flexible, part-time (estimated 32 hours per month) contract position. The monthly stipend is $500 with possible extra pay for supplemental tasks. Click here for Rental Manager Scope of Work.

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8am to noon

Breakfast in Bayside
Our traditional quarterly breakfast, featuring some new menu items. All-you-can-eat made-from-scratch buttermilk pancakes, plus home-made frittatas, scrambled tofu, chicken-apple sausages, beans and greens, fruit, juice, Humboldt Bay coffee and other hot drinks. Live music from 9:30am. $8 Full Portion, $5 Smaller Portion for under 12 and over 60. Vegetarian, vegan & gluten free options are available.

JUNE 12 & AUG 28


History Lectures by Jerry Rohde
This popular annual series continues! We'll post the topics as soon as we get them!



Amazing dinner of small plates by guest chefs, plus entertainment, silent auction and great community, all to support the community hall.



All Under Heaven * Allison Curtis * Amy's Almost Perfect * Arcata Pizza and Deli * Bencharong Thai
Big Blue Cafe * Bubbles * Cafe Phoenix * California Native Plant Society * Caravan of Dreams * Carol Moné
CenterArts * Cypress Grove * Denise Jones * Dick Hansis * Dick Stepp * Don Banducci * Flora Organica Designs
Food is love love is food * Frankie's New York Bagels * George Bucquet * Gordon VanZee * HealthSPORT
Heart Bead * Holly Yashi * Jan Rothrock * Ken Burton * Lee Dedini * Los Bagels * Marilyn Page & Jim Test
Lost Foods Nursery * North Coast Coop * Plaza * Rebecca Stauffer * Redwoods and Rivers Rafting
Renata's Creperie * Rowe Mediation * Scott Holmquist and Catherine Adamidi * Septentrio Winery * Sue Moore
Sweet Moon Jewelry * Terry Uyeki * The Alibi * Westside Pizza * Wildflower Cafe * Coho Cottages
Brian Curtis * Humboldt Tai Chi * Front Porch Inn * Carolyn Jones

Humboldt Craft Spirits * Trinity River Winery * Mad River Brewing Co. * Humboldt Honey Wine
Spring Hill Farmstead Goat Cheese * Tofu Shop * Woody Ryno Farms * Jacoby Creek Land Trust
Wild Planet Seafood * Fish Brothers * Fern Farm Trinidad * Beck's Bakery
Flora Organica * Luna Farm * Trident Lightning Farm * Deep Seeded Farm

Rachael Patton * Dawn Walker * Chrys Taylor * Chris Covington * Brett Shuler * Wendy Chan
Allison Kenney and Zach Wenderott * Emma Zierer * Natalia Boyce * Carolyn Jones

Our mission is to foster social and community life for residents of Bayside and Humboldt county. Our historic community center is an affordable venue for social and cultural gatherings, education, health and fitness, youth leadership development, entertainment and activities that support community organizations and causes.

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