"Mosjøen Kunstforening" was founded in 1968. It is a driving force in the work of presenting professional artists for the local community. The goal is to promote interest in art. From the beginning, the art association had been a driving force in the development of the environment in Sjøgata.
The art association is open for everyone interested parties who work for the purpose of the association.
"Kulturverkstedet" is a multi-purpose house with café, art gallery, antique shop, rental premises and rental of guest houses in Sjøgata. "Kulturverkstedet" is a social meeting point for people of all ages and wants to preserve old traditions both in building style, interior and of course in the cafe.
VEFSN MUSEUMS- OG LOKALHISTORIELAG
"Vefsn Museums- og Lokalhistorielag (VML)" is an organisation that works to preserv historical material and convey knowledge about the changing social conditions in the Vefsn region through history.
"Lydiabryggas Venner" runs Lydiabryggas estates and maintain the belongings.
The activity is an important part of the antiquarian cultural life in Vefsn. Being an environmental-creating cultural institution, the team is to carry out activities in its name which, in all respects, are ideologically and philosophically neutral.
The proposal almost 50 years ago to tear down the old and dilapidated settlement in Sjøgata created a storm of protests. The forces that would preserve and develop the area accustomed. Today, Sjøgata is Mosjøen's pearl. That still needs care.