Inspiring Uncommon Conversations

Providing meaningful events and programing that enrich our North Lake Tahoe community.


SVI Alchemist Speaker Series

Squaw Valley Institute is excited to introduce the Alchemist Speaker Series with our first special guest presentation from Laura Dekker and opening from Logan LaPlante


Our 2015 Event Line-up

Squaw Valley Institute has planned an exciting line up for this 2015 season.  View our programs and events information to find out more details.


Monthly Movie Night Series 

Join us at the new Tahoe Art Haus Cinema as we introduce our new Monthly Movie Night Series!  Eco pioneer Shane Anderson’s premiere of “Wild Reverence,” Plight of the American Steelhead will debut Sat, Sept. 20th.


SVI Recent Event Spotlight

The SVI 3rd Annual Farm to Table Dinner was a success!  We had an incredible evening celebrating locally sourced food and culinary innovation. Thank you to our SVI attendees, sponsors, and volunteers who worked so hard to make the event flawless!

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Squaw Valley Institute (SVI) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing intellectually provocative programs to the region that will inspire uncommon conversations and enrich our community.