This list is updated often (last update: 12/05/2018). Please check with your Credentialed Teacher before signing up for a class.


Arts and Crafts Instruction

(New!) Blue Ox Historic Village & School of Traditional Arts
1 “X” Street, Eureka
Workshops and classes in the traditional arts
Fees vary by class.
(707) 444-3437; fax (707) 444-0918
viviana@blueoxmill.com
https://www.blueoxmill.com/

Bunny Hop Quilt Shop
Sewing Classes-fees vary
1809 Albee St., Eureka
(707) 497-6356
jkduncan58@gmail.com
bunnyhopquiltshop.com

Susan Cooper, Fortuna Youth Arts
Drawing, painting, mixed-media, print making, mask making, and more.
Weekly and ongoing, ages 6-18, grouped by age.
Mon., Wed., Fri 3:30-5:00pm
(707) 496-2866
susandcooper@icloud.com

Eureka Fabrics
Materials for sewing projects. A variety of classes are offered: sewing, felting, patterns, etc.
Private instruction available. Fees vary by class.
412 2nd Street Old Town, Eureka
(707) 442-2646
https://eurekafabrics.com/collections/classes

Fire Arts Center 
Classes in ceramics and glass
Fees vary
520 South G Street, Arcata
(707) 826-1445
http://www.fireartsarcata.com

Penny Fregeau
Drawing, various media, artist themes each week, study of famous artists and developing artistic and problem solving skills.
$20 per 90-minute class
(707) 617-2053
penfrea45@yahoo.com
www.penfrea.com

Humboldt Arts Council
Art classes at the Morris Graves Museum of Art
$90 per session
636 F Street, Eureka
(707) 442-0278
http://www.humboldtarts.org

Ink People Center for the Arts
Ink People offers community cultural development, classes, exhibitions, performances, project incubation and support
Fees vary by class.
525 7th Street, Eureka, CA 95501
(707) 442-8413
http://www.inkpeople.org

Lotus Studio Pottery
Pottery instruction – hand-building and/or throw wheel, depending on age.
$20 per 1-hour class – includes clay, glazes, and 2 firings.
630 2nd St., Eureka
(707) 616-6504
lotusstudioeureka@gmail.com
www.lotstu.com

Yarn
Knitting, crochet, needle felting and weaving classes
Fees vary by class.
518 Russ St., Eureka
(707) 443-9276
info@yarn-fun.com
www.yarn-fun.com

Dance

Academy of Irish Dance & Music
Irish Dance instruction
Call for fee information.
433 A Street, Eureka
(707) 834-5333
shelleap23@sbcglobal.net
http://www.academyofirishdance.net/

The Dance Scene Studio
Dance classes in the techniques of ballet, pointe, hip hop, bellydance, yoga and pilates
Term or monthly tuition schedules available.
1011 H Street, Eureka
(707) 502-2188
dancescenestudio@gmail.com
www.danceeureka.com

Laura East’s Ferndale Dance Academy
Class fees vary depending on length of session
430 Ocean Ave., Ferndale
(707) 496-0805
laura@ferndaledance.com

No Limits Dance Academy
Tap, jazz, hip hop and ballet lessons.
Beginning through advanced.
Contact for fee information
1093 10th St., Arcata
(707) 825-0922
http://www.nolimitsdanceacademy.com/

North Coast Dance Studio
Ballet lessons (Kindergarten to adult)
Ballet, pointe & pre-pointe, hip-hop, hula,
modern, Middle Eastern dance, and ballroom
Contact for fee information.
426 F Street, Eureka
(707) 442-7779
www.northcoastdance.org

Redwood Raks World Dance Studio
Dance Classes: break dance, Capoeira, belly dance, children’s yoga, karate, fairy dance (Celtic, ballet, Persian, creative dance), samba, hip-hop, and more.
The Old Creamery Building
Rates vary by class.
824 L Street, Arcata
(707) 616-6876
dance@shoshannaland.com
www.shoshannaland.com

Trillium Dance Studios (Erin McKeever)
Ballet, pointe, modern, tap, contempo, Latin jazz
Please contact for fee information.
855 8th St., Suite 1, Arcata
(707) 822-8408 (office)
info@trilliumdance.com
www.trilliumdance.com

Trinity Ballet Academy 
Ballet instruction
Fees are per semester, plus a non-refundable registration fee
1981 Central Avenue, McKinleyville
Contact Greta Leverett
(707) 839-1816
amayaballet801@gmail.com

Music/Theater

William (Bill) Allison
Music Lessons: voice, piano, guitar bass, ukulele, percussion.
Private and ensemble lessons. Available weekdays: M, T, Th 8am – 1 pm; F 12pm – 2pm.
Some evening times available.
$40/hour
(707)667-6160
allisonbill@msn.com

Joyce Carter
Private lessons for woodwinds & brass
$25 per 1/2 hr. session
(707) 498-4611
lettucerejoyce@yahoo.com

Rebecca Childress
Music lessons for piano, voice, and violin.
$30 per hour; $22.50 for 45-minute lesson
(707) 616-7005
rebecca.childress@ymail.com

Robert Diggins
Music lessons for violin, viola, coronet, trumpet and guitar; vocal, private and ensemble, coaching and tutoring. Certified in Baroque violin performance. Also a certified yoga teacher. (See under Health Clubs/Fitness/Gymnastics/Skate/Swim/Tennis, etc.)
$70 per hour
(707) 845-1788
mounibabaji108@yahoo.com

Jimmy Durchslag
Music Teacher – Private trombone lessons
Instruments available to rent also.
3701 Briceland Rd., Redway
$35 per 40-minute lesson
(707) 923-3449
jimmydur@asis.com

Eureka Music School
Jam Band: 1-hr group for 5-6 yrs; Rock Band 101: 1.5-hr once-a-week program for 7-10 yrs; Rock Band: 2-hr once-a-week program for 6th-12th grades; Lessons only: 45-min a week for age 5 to adult.
Fees vary per service
1023 G Street, Eureka
Contact Brian Archuleta at (408) 460-8938
Eurekamusicschool.com 

(New!) Angel Fargas
Guitar, ukulele instructor. Tabs, notation, right & left hand training.
$30 per 1/2-hour session, once a week ($60/hour)
(707) 442-9213
angelfargas@yahoo.com

Ferndale Music Company
Guitar, ukulele, drums, bass lessons
Instruments available to rent
$100 per month per student
580 Main St. #2, Ferndale
Contact Paul Beatie at (707) 786-7030
ferndalemusic@yahoo.com

Humboldt Light Opera Company (KidCo)
Musical theater classes
(707) 825-8419
info@kidcohloc.com
www.hloc.org

Humboldt Music Academy
HSU Music Department
Music lessons
(707) 826-3411
hma@humboldt.edu

Linda “Lindy” Ingraham
Piano Lessons
$25 per half hour, once per week
(707) 273-2391

Julieann Kami-Craven
Piano lessons
$15 per half hour
707-502-0004
jkamicraven@yahoo.com

Stephen Lewis
Piano and voice lessons
$15 per half hour, $21 per 45 minutes
(707) 822-7920

Ruth McClimon
Piano lessons, including note reading, emphasis on reading rhythms and repertoire. Performance experience at Fortuna Adult Day Program four times per year, and annual recital performance. Computer theory and games offered.
$21.25 per 40-minute lesson
(707) 725-3760
rtoyoko@aol.com

Katie McGourty
Piano Lessons, Suzuki Method
$25/half hour, $50/hour
(707) 601-2434
katiemcgourty@gmail.com

Sam McNeill
Violin instruction
$50 per hour
(707) 822-8462
samtmcneill@gmail.com

Alana Nicklas
Beginning to intermediate lessons for electric bass,
piano, and guitar
$30 per hour
(707) 407-6659
am3658@humboldt.edu

North Coast Music – Private Lesson Studio
Private music lessons including, but not limited to: piano, drums, bass, guitar, ukulele.
$120 per month for once weekly 1/2 hour lesson
2592 Shay Ct, Fortuna
(707) 725-9787
info@northcoastmusic.org
www.northcoastmusic.org

Hilson Parker
Percussion, drum set, guitar, music theory and general music.
$25.00 per hour
(707) 267-8876
hilson.parker@aldergrovecharter.org

Lorenza Simmons Phillips
Vocal and piano instruction
$25.00 per hour
(707) 845-3983
lfs6@humboldt.edu

Elizabeth Rau
Piano and voice lessons, and music theory
$46 per hour; $23 per 1/2-hour
(707) 442-4246
larkinsong@gmail.com

(New!) Kyle Smith
Guitar lessons (electric or acoustic); music theory; basic ukulele
$40 per hour; $20 per 1/2-hour
(707) 296-5290
kylesmithguitar1@gmail.com

Terri Strachan
Flute and Piano Lessons – Beginner through advanced.
$40 per hour, $20 per 1/2-hour
(818) 681-1668
terristrachan247@gmail.com

Allen C. Thompson
Guitar lessons involving music theory, tableture, and standard notation through pop, rock, classic and hit songs.
$20/half hour, $40/hour lesson
(707)630-3261
allensguitarlessons@suddenlink.com

Franis Vanek
Music Lessons, Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute
$30 per 45-minute session.
(707) 813-7333
rose.joani@gmail.com

Stefan Vaughan
Violin and viola lessons, string orchestra. Ensemble coaching, music theory. Instrument rentals and sales (see Meadowood Music under Instrument Rental Services): call for prices and availability.
$45 per hour
(707) 442-0689
meadowoodmusic@gmail.com

Andrew I. Zverina
Percussion and music theory
$25/half hour, $50/hour lesson
(858) 692-7089
azverina1@yahoo.com

Instrument Rental Services

M.B. Rental Instruments
Musical instrument rentals.
$50 per semester
(707) 498-1052
marianrbaker@gmail.com

Meadowood Music
Instrument rentals and sales: call for pricing and availability.
Also violin and viola lessons, string orchestra, ensemble coaching, music theory (see Stefan Vaughan under Music/Theater).
Contact Stefan Vaughan at (707) 442-0689
meadowoodmusic@gmail.com

Redwood Music Mart
Musical instrument supplies
511 F Street, Eureka
(707) 268-3829
www.redwoodmusicmart.com

Martial Arts

Cobra and Butterfly Karate School
Martial Arts Instruction
$99/month for 2 classes/week
1711 Main St., Fortuna
(707) 725-4849
grandpasensei@aol.com

Dragon Fire Tang Soo Do
Martial Arts Instruction
$100/month
1023 Main St., Fortuna
(707) 672-4814
karatecrazd@hotmail.com

Fusuikan Martial Arts
Learn the basics of Karate as well as the fundamentals of Jujitsu. Through movement and discipline members not only learn self defense techniques but also build character, self confidence and self control while enhancing self-esteem.
2725 Myrtle Ave., Eureka
(707) 443-1725
rpietrelli@gmail.com

The Health and Karate Center
Program includes fitness, self-defense training, and martial arts instruction in classic Okinawan karate
1944 Central Avenue, McKinleyville
(707) 839-5255
kevin@healthandkarate.com

Humboldt Jiu Jitsu Academy
Martial Arts/Self Defense
Youth $80 per month, High School $100 with 10% off per mo.
1041 F Street, Arcata
707-822-6278
www. humboldtjiujitsu.com

Humboldt Martial Arts and Fitness (Jeff Speakman’s Kenpo 5.0)
Martial Arts
Fees vary
375 S. Fortuna Blvd #737, Fortuna
(707) 499-4871

Jobu Shin Kan 
Martial Arts lessons
$65 per month
521 4th Street, Eureka
(707) 443-3735

Lost Coast Kenpo Karate
Physical education, self defense and respect to others
7 5th Street, Eureka
(707) 498-9442
Ickenpo@aol.com

North Coast Aikido Foundation
Non-violent martial arts instruction
$40 per month
890 G Street, Arcata
(707) 826-9395
info@northcoastaikido.org
www.northcoastaikido.org

Redwood Muay Thai
Conditioning, beginning through advanced Muay Thai training
$89/month
900 S. Fortuna Blvd., Fortuna
(707) 617-2511
www.redwoodmuaythai.com

Sun Yi’s Academy 
Tae Kwon Do Instruction
$70 per month, 25% off for 2nd student
Discount applies to a 1 year contract.
1215 Giuntoli Lane, Arcata
(707) 825-0182
www.sunyisarcata.com

Health Clubs/Fitness/Gymnastics/Skate/Swim/Tennis, etc.

Arcata Parks and Recreation
Offers various recreation programs such as gymnastics, martial arts, tennis, basketball, and LEGO engineering classes
736 F Street, Arcata
707-822-7091
www.cityofarcata.org/rec

Arcata Pool
Private and group swim lessons
1150 16th Street, Arcata
(707) 822-6801
arcatapool@sbcglobalnet
www.arcatapool.com

Bfitw/Blaine365
Physical Fitness and Nutrition
$100 per month
490 So. Fortuna Blvd., Fortuna
(707) 362-7607
blainecezario@yahoo.com

Blue Lake Parks and Recreation
Roller skating at Prasch Hall during public skate hours.
(707) 668-5932
http://bluelake.ca.gov/city/parks-and-recreation/skate-program

Body Works Fitness Club
Contact vendor for pricing.
1156 Main Street, Fortuna
(707) 725-6777
bodyworks707@gmail.com
http://bodyworksfitnessclub.com/

Bow2ToeTumbling
101 Gulliksen Dr., Fortuna
Beg. Tumbling $45/month
Int. Tumbling $55/month
707-499-0126

Cal Courts
Gym memberships for students 16+
$120 per semester
518 Clark St, Eureka / 3909 Walnut Dr in Cutten
(707) 445-5445
calcourtsmembership@gmail.com
www.calcourtsfitness.com

Robert Diggins
Certified yoga teacher: HITA and Ahymsin. Meditation, physical (hatha), breathing, systematic relaxation, sanskrit. Also a music instructor (See under Music/Theater)
$70 per hour
(707) 845-1788
mounibabaji108@yahoo.com

Eureka Physical Therapy (EPT) Rehabilitation
Swim lessons in Fortuna
2600 Newburg Rd, Fortuna
Classes are $60 per session (a session is 10 lessons)
Private lessons are also available for $25 per half hour
(707) 725-6995
(707) 725-7866
www.eptrehabilitation.com

Far North Climbing Gym Inc.
Indoor climbing for physical education.
Visit website for pricing information.
(707) 826-9558
http://www.farnorthclimbing.com/

Flips for Kids Gymnastics
1489 Hoover St, Eureka
Prices vary
(707) 445-0450
www.flipsforkids.net

HealthSport
Student gym memberships
$50.00 for a ten-visit pass
$225 per semester

Now at four locations:
3441 Pennsylvania Ave., Eureka
(707) 443-3488
300 Community Parkway, Arcata
(707) 822-3488
1500 Anna Sparks Way, McKinleyville
(707) 839-9800
721 South Fortuna Blvd., Fortuna
(707) 725-9484
www.healthsport.com

Humboldt Bay Rowing Association
$450 per season
Contact Scott Gibson
(707) 845-4752
hbracoach@me.com

Humboldt Crossfit
Physical Fitness / Education
$75 per month
1725 Tomlinson St., Eureka
(707) 444-8888
humboldtcrossfit.com 

Humboldt Swim Club
Competitive swimming skills for children ages 6-18
Contact vendor for pricing
P.O. Box 101, Bayside, CA 95524
Contact: John Pearce at (707)267-SWIM (7946)
headcoach@hscswim.org
https://www.teamunify.com/SubTabGeneric.jsp?team=pchsc&_stabid_=80003

Humboldt Tennis Club
Individual, small or large group tennis lessons.
3699 Edgewood Road, Eureka
(707) 616-4781
www.humboldttennisclub.com

Jump Start Gymnastics
Classes available for ages 5-12
Prices Vary
2725 Myrtle Ave, Eureka
(707) 443-1725

Om Shala Yoga
Yoga classes (All levels and various styles)
858 10th St., A, Arcata
(707) 825-9642
frontdeskmanager@omshalayoga.com
omshalayoga.com

Rampart Skatepark
Skateboarding: one-on-one instruction, seasonal camps.
Drop-in, punch card or monthly rates. Contact vendor for pricing.
(707) 826-0675
brandon@rampartskatpark.org
www.rampartskatepark.org 

Vector Rehabilitation
Swim lessons: Private, semi-private, group. Kids open swim.
3289 Edgewood Rd., Eureka, CA
Fees vary per class.
(707) 442-6463
vectorpt.org

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Tutors

Stefani Gambrel 
Stefani is a credentialed teacher. Tutoring all Math, grades K-12
$25 per hour
(707) 599-9627
stefani.gambrel@aldergrovecharter.org

Ana Lora Garrard
Writing/Language Arts tutor. Emphasis on creative approaches to writing,
specializing in helping students with writing challenges.Author of 3 books,
part-time teacher for 10 years at Mistwood, and leader of creative writing
workshops for teenagers.
$35 per hour
(707) 826-2647
analora777@gmail.com

Russell Grayson – FULL AT THIS TIME
Math tutor, up to Algebra I.
$20 per hour
(707) 267-0518
RusLGrayson@gmail.com

Jeff Gonzalvez
Jeff is a credentialed teacher. Tutoring in history and English, grades 7-12
$25 per hour
(707) 840-0487
jeff.gonzalvez@aldergrovecharter.org

Travis Holter – FULL AT THIS TIME
Tutoring in all subjects for grades K-12, including ACT Preparation, college level chemistry and calculus
$25 per hour
(785) 766-4508
travis.holter@aldergrovecharter.org

Stella Mantova – FULL AT THIS TIME
Tutoring all subjects, K-12
$20 per hour
(707) 267-1278
stella.mantova@aldergrovecharter.org

(New!) Rachael Poxon
ONLINE tutoring service via video, using document/screen-sharing software.
K-8: all subjects.  K-12: language arts & study skills for academic success.
$25 per hour
(707) 498-5372
educate2inspire@gmail.com

Laurie Richardson
Laurie is a credentialed teacher. Tutoring in Language Arts and Fine Arts
$30 per hour
(707) 476-0634
laurie.richardson@aldergrovecharter.org

Rebecca Salstrom-Graves
Rebecca is a credentialed teacher. Tutoring in math.
$25 per hour
(707) 499-9267
rebecca.salstrom@aldergrovecharter.org

Suzanne Smith – CHECK FOR AVAILABILITY 
Suzanne is a credentialed teacher. Grades K-12, all subjects. She is available during school hours.Log Out
$25 per hour
(707) 443-6202 (cell), (707) 443-6202 (home)
suzanne.smith@aldergrovecharter.org

Felicia Treece
Felicia is a credentialed teacher, all subjects, grades K-7.
$25/hour
(707) 617-0773
felicia.treece@aldergrovecharter.org

(New!) Nichole Wilson
Tutoring in math, language art, reading, grades K-4.
$25/hour
(605) 681-5134
spindr2005@yahoo.com

Kathy Yeager
Kathy is a credentialed teacher. Tutoring Chemistry; other sciences for grades K-8.
$25 per hour
(707) 499-4670
kathy.yeager@aldergrovecharter.org

Driving Schools

Eureka Driving School
Online Driver’s Education class; Behind-the-wheel training
1307 Union St., Eureka
Fees vary.
(707) 442-1355
driver@humboldt1.com
https://eurekadrivingandtrafficschool.com/

Humboldt Driving School
Online Driver’s Education class; Behind-the-wheel training
Fees vary.
2936 J Street, Eureka
(707) 442-4083
humdriveschool@aol.com
http://humboldtdriving.com/

Miscellaneous

Discovery Museum
Non-profit children’s museum offers interactive exhibits and thematic programs on science, art, culture, technology and healthy living.
612 G Street #102, Eureka
(707) 443-9694
www.discovery-museum.org 

Dream Quest
Willow Creek Youth Partnership
Helping Youth Realize Their Dreams
(530) 629-3564
dreamquestwillowcreek@hotmail.com

Foodwise
Weekly classes about eating, food preparation, sourcing, measuring, cleanliness, gardening. Simple kidfriently snack and meal making.
$35/hour
(707) 633-8328
foodwisekitchen@gmail.com
www.foodwisekitchen.com

(New!) Hot Wheels League (HOWL!)
Smart, fast and fun play challenges for kids 6 and up. 90-minute sessions, once a week on Saturdays. Choose 10:00am-11:30am or 1:00pm-2:30pm.
$15 per week. Class sessions are limited to 12 students each.
Contact Marc McGowan at (707) 616-9222
hotwheelsleague@gmail.com
On Facebook @ Hot Wheels League

Northern California Safety Consortium
First Aid and CPR training
Fees vary
(707) 839-7311
ncsc@norcalsafety.com
www.norcalsafety.com