Upcoming Classes and Events

Unless otherwise indicated, all classes take place at Mana Beads in Nevada City.
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Aug 2017

Readings with Sada of Spirit Guides Me
Tue, Aug 1st - Thu, Aug 31st ... 10:00 am - 6:00 pm ... $111.00

We have a new resident upstairs! Every Wednesday – Friday 10am-6pm, the crafting room transforms into Sada’s private reading space.

She is a natural clairvoyant and spiritual medium, she typically can begin your reading before even asking a question.

Special Offer for Mana Beads customers only. Expires August 31st. 
💜 First reading $22 (20 minutes)
💜 Free 5 minute phone call Q&A or mini reading: (844) 644-4434
💜 Free 5 minute reading in-store: let Sada hold your hand for a moment, and experience her messages! Or bring a crystal or object for her to read. 

Copper Silver Pendant Class

SOLDERING: Copper-Silver Pendant
Sat, Aug 26th ... 10:30 am - 2:30 pm ... $45.00

This is one of our most popular soldering classes! You will make a fun copper & silver pendant using a lot of fabrication and soldering techniques.


Nevada City Uncorked
Sat, Aug 26th ... 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm ... $35.00

Nevada City Uncorked is a food and wine event that celebrates the agricultural bounty of Nevada County. Uncorked is a walk-about-town style format that includes 17 different venues throughout downtown. Each venue, whether it is a historic location, B&B, retail shop, restaurant, or tasting room, will include wine tasting and food sampling.


Annual Sierra Brewfest 
Sat, Aug 26th ... 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm ... $0.00

Sat 8/26  Annual Sierra Brewfest
Beer, Music, Beer, BBQ and more Beer!


Movies Under the Pines
Sat, Aug 26th ... 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm ... $0.00

Sat 8/26  Movies under the Pines
Watch a movie outdoors.  This evening features Big Lebowski.


Hammered Loop Chain Necklace
Sun, Aug 27th ... 11:00 am - 2:00 pm ... $30.00

Learn basic wire skills or refine and expand what you already know with this contemporary, loopy link necklace! We’ll make & hammer all the links in the chain


Sep 2017

Gold Country Kennel Dog Show
Fri, Sep 1st - Sun, Sep 3rd ... All Day ... $0.00

9/1-9/3 Gold Country Kennel Dog Show
Dog Show at Nevada County Fairgrounds

Fossil Coral Pendant

SOLDERING: Bezel Setting Workshop (Pendants)
Sat, Sep 2nd ... 11:00 am - 5:00 pm ... $65.00

This six-hour class allows soldering students the chance to learn bezel setting in a personalized way.

(class) Intro to Soldering & Fusing

Intro to Soldering
Sun, Sep 3rd ... 10:30 am - 12:00 pm ... $20.00

Fire can be fun! This class is a pre-requisite for all of our torch classes. We will cover safety considerations, how to use the tools we need, and the fundamentals of soldering.

Wire Wrapped Pendants

Wire Wrapped Pendant
Sun, Sep 3rd ... 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm ... $35.00

A fabulous class to get started wire wrapping! Use square and half-round wire to wrap a stone or glass cabochon into a pendant. Learn basic wrap skills of binding square wire and embellishment of your piece.


Cruisin the Pines Car Show 
Fri, Sep 8th - Sun, Sep 10th ... All Day ... $0.00

9/8-9/10 Cruisin the Pines Car Show
Classic Cars Show at the Nevada County Fairgrounds


Constitution Day Parade
Sat, Sep 9th - Sun, Sep 10th ... All Day ... $0.00

9/9-9/10  Constitution Day Parade
Nevada City Downtown Parade, Fre Concert and Duck Race

Bead Embroidered Cabochon Pendant

Bead-Embroidered Cabochon
Sat, Sep 9th ... 10:30 am - 2:30 pm ... $45.00

Great class for embroidery fundamentals! Learn the basics of bead embroidery by stitching a cabochon to a suede backing.

Viking Knit Bracelet

Viking Knit Bracelet
Sun, Sep 10th ... 10:30 am - 2:00 pm ... $40.00

Wow. It looks impossible but making this rope chain is actually pretty easy. We’ll knit, or weave, wire into a loose pattern and then learn how to draw it down into a smaller, longer, compact rope. Also learn lots of ways to finish your piece.


Nevada City Yoga Fest 
Thu, Sep 14th - Sun, Sep 17th ... All Day ... $0.00

9/14-17 Nevada City Yoga Fest
Workshops, food, music – A celebration of all that is Yoga!


Draft Horse Classic and Harvest Fair 
Thu, Sep 21st - Tue, Oct 24th ... All Day ... $0.00

9/21-9/24 Draft Horse Classic and Harvest Fair
Don’t miss the Saturday Night Show!  Breathtaking!

Overlay Tree Pendant

SOLDERING: Tree of Life Overlay Pendant
Sat, Sep 23rd ... 10:30 am - 2:30 pm ... $45.00

Build on what you learned in the “Intro to Soldering” class and learn to master the jeweler’s saw! By making this overlay tree pendant, you will learn the basics of sawing a pattern as well as how to “draw” with your saw.

Chrysoprase Ring

SOLDERING: Bezel Setting Workshop (Rings)
Sun, Sep 24th ... 11:00 am - 5:00 pm ... $65.00

This six-hour class allows soldering students the chance to learn bezel setting in a personalized way.


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