2022 Christmas Tree Sale

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The 2022 Stirling City Christmas Tree sale benefiting the Stirling City Volunteer Fire Department, Company 12, is planned the weekend after Thanksgiving (Nov 25-28), starting at 9am. Many of the trees are sold the first Friday, so don't wait!

Local crafters will be selling hand-made items and baked goods at the Community Hall on Friday and Saturday. Great stuff!

Veteran's Day 2022 Celebration


Stirling City Veteran's Day 2022 Celebration

Due to inclement weather for Sunday, November 6 (high of 37 and low of 24 - snow all afternoon - and so many people sick (including me), our Board of Directors has decided to cancel the STIRLING CITY VETERANS TRIBUTE. So sorry. As always, thank you for your support.

Harvey Girls Presentation - Butte County Historical Society Museum - Oct 29, 2022


In Search of a Decent Meal In the West!


A Historical account of Fred Harvey who contributed immensely in civilizing the American West. Fred Harvey established the Harvey Santa Fe railroad dining hotels and the famous “Harvey Girls” during the period from 1870’s through the 1940’s.

This interactive presentation will be performed by Lee Dummel, Old West Historian, and Mary Schaefer, Harvey Girl.

The Butte County Historical Society Museum

Saturday 11am to 1:30pm October 29, 2022

1749 Spencer Ave, Oroville, CA.

“Tea, Sandwiches and Desserts”

Fundraiser for The Ehmann Home (Oroville)

$20 Donation (Limited seating, reserve your tickets)

2022 Opening Memorial Day

Opening MEMORIAL DAY Weekend

SATURDAY, 28 MAY 2022 10am-3pm

Dedication of Historical Bronze plaques by the Clampers 7-11 Paradise Chapter on museum buildings at 10:30am!

BURGERS provided by the Clampers (Saturday only for a donation of your choice)



Museum will also be open to visitors on

SUNDAY, 29 MAY 2022 -- 11am to 3pm

16993 Skyway (POB 6), Stirling City, CA 95978

Info: 530 873-0583 or 530 873-2143

2021 Craft Fair


Craft Fair!

Come join us for the Stirling City Craft Show! Get your Holiday goodies. A variety of craft vendors, baked goods and Christmas Trees!

November 26th-27th Friday&Saturday, 9am - 3pm.

Craft show will be held at the Community Hall. 17044 Skyway.

More info at: https://fb.me/e/1jViAXjm3

Also, Christmas Trees!


The first of our Christmas trees are here. The Stirling City Volunteer Fire Department will begin selling on Friday November 26th at the Volunteer Station 12 on Skyway. Come pick out your own Silver Tip beauty. We will only have 300 trees so don’t wait.

There will be a crafts fair at the Community Hall also on Skyway, Friday and Saturday.

Welcoming ECV 7-11


We welcomed the Clampers (ECV 7-11) today, with about 80 Clampers visiting the Stirling City Historical Society on a tour of local landmarks. We thoroughly enjoyed their time here, and they were very interested in our local history and all of the exhibits that were put on on display.

They have an annual tour of historical sites, which included Stirling City, the Nimshew Cemetary, and the Inskip Pioneer Cemetary.

There are 63 people in this picture, and another dozen or so that weren't in the picture.


Pete gave a brief summary of "what they were looking at."


The mechanical displays were popular.


Bill and the outgoing Humbug who was organizing the trip.