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In addition to our events calendar to help you find live shows, festivals, and jams, we want to help you keep up with bluegrass in other ways. That’s what the Resources area is all about.

News

NCBS National Stolen & Missing Instrument Page Is Free & Available On This Website

bglogoThe NCBS National Bluegrass Stolen & Missing Instrument Page is linked off the left column on this website. This is a free service for both theft victims and used instrument buyers that provides a central reporting location for the recovery of stolen or lost bluegrass instruments.

Musicians should immediately SELF POST information about stolen instruments. Instrument buyers should CHECK the page prior to purchase of any used instrument. The page is searchable.

Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Donations Now Being Accepted For Fall

ncbs-plain-logoThe Northern California Bluegrass Society Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund is accepting donations for student scholarships at the Fall 2016 Camp, set for October 6-9. A NCBS committee manages the fund and awards the scholarships to students in need of financial assistance.

The Walker Creek Ranch

The Walker Creek Ranch

Donations can be sent to:

Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society
PO Box 390846
Mountain View, CA 94039-0846
Attn: NCBS Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund

The Northern California Bluegrass Society, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization aka the Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society, accepts donations and disburses scholarships. Donations to the NCBS fund are tax-deductible as allowed by law. Donors should consult their tax advisors. The Federal Tax ID No. is 94-2907716.

Donors who do not need a tax deduction may donate money directly to the camp. Thanks for your support!

Ingrid Noyes (not NCBS) runs the camp, which is held each spring and fall. Information: Walker Creek Music Camp,

NCBS Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund Now Accepting Donations For Fall 2016

NCBS Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund

NCBS Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund

A young bass player at music camp. (Photo: Brooks McGowan)

A young bass player at music camp. (Photo: Brooks McGowan)

The Northern California Bluegrass Society Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund is now collecting donations for deserving students at the Fall 2016 Camp, set for October 6-9. A NCBS committee will award the scholarships from the fund.

Donations can be sent to:

Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society
PO Box 390846
Mountain View, CA 94039-0846
Attn: NCBS Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund

The Northern California Bluegrass Society, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization aka the Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society, accepts donations and disburses scholarships. Donations to the NCBS fund are tax-deductible as allowed by law. Donors should consult their tax advisors. The Federal Tax ID No. is 94-2907716. Thanks for your support!

Ingrid Noyes runs the camp, which is held each spring and fall. Information: Walker Creek Music Camp,

NCBS Awards Scholarships To Walker Creek Music Camp Students And Thanks Generous Donors

ncbs-plain-logoThe Northern California Bluegrass Society Committee that awards scholarships for deserving students from the NCBS Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund has announced the recipients for the Spring Camp near Petaluma. Partial awards will go to two young adults and to two young sisters, making attendance possible for these music camp participants.

Ingrid Noyes‘ spring WCMC will be held April 8-11, 2016. The NCBS fund will soon accept donations for the fall camp.

A big thanks to the committee, to a brand new organizational donor — our friends in the Northern Nevada Bluegrass Association, and to all the other loyal, generous donors who make it all possible!

At the Walker Creek Camp near Petaluma.

At the Walker Creek Camp near Petaluma.

NCBS Stolen & Missing Bluegrass Instrument Page Is Free Service On This Website

bglogoThe NCBS National Bluegrass Stolen Instrument Page (left column on this website) is a FREE service for both theft victims and used instrument buyers that provides a central reporting location for the recovery of stolen or lost bluegrass instruments.

Musicians should immediately SELF POST information about stolen instruments. Instrument buyers should CHECK the page prior to purchase of any used instrument. The page is searchable and link-enabled for your convenience.

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