Approved
Community Vendors

This list is updated often (last update: 10-16-17). Please check with your Credentialed Teacher before signing up for a class


Art

Fire Arts Center
Classes in ceramics and glass
Price Varies
520 South G Street, Arcata
(707) 826-1445
http://www.fireartsarcata.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 depending on classes.
525 7th Street, Eureka, CA 95501
(707) 442-8413
http://www.inkpeople.org


Dance

Academy of Irish Dance & Music
Irish Dance instruction
$10 per hour
433 A Street, Eureka
(707) 834-5333
shelleap23@sbcglobal.net

Redwood Raks World Dance Studio
Dance Classes: Breakdancing, 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. Most are $5-10 per class with discount for session enrollment or class cards.
824 L Street, Arcata
(707) 616-6876
dance@shoshannaland.com
www.shoshannaland.com

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

North Coast Dance Studio
Ballet lessons (Kindergarten to adult)
Ballet, Pointe & Prepointe, Hip Hop, Hula,
Modern, Middle Eastern Dance, and Ballroom
$8 per class
426 F Street, Eureka
(707) 442-7779
www.northcoastdance.org

Trillium Dance Studios (Erin McKeever)
855 8th St., Suite 1, Arcata
(707) 822-8408 (office), (707) 498-7831 (cell)
erin@TrilliumDance.com

Trinity Ballet Academy
Dance classes
$15.50 per class
1981 Central Ave., McKinleyville
(707) 839-1816
www.trinityballetmck.com

No Limits Dance Academy
Tap, jazz, hip hop and ballet lessons.
Beginning through advanced.
$40 per month.
1093 10th St., Arcata
(707) 825-0922
www.nolimitstapandjazz.com

The Dance Scene Studio
Dance classes in the techniques of ballet, pointe, hip hop, bellydance, yoga and pilates
$40 per month (1 class a week)
1011 H Street, Eureka
(707) 502-2188
dancescenestudio@gmail.com
www.danceeureka.com


Music/Theater

William (Bill) Allison
Music lessons, instrumental, voice, arranging and composition
$40/hour
allisonbill@msn.com

Joyce Carter
Private lessons for woodwinds & brass
$23, 1/2 hr. session
(707) 498-4611
lettucerejoyce@yahoo.com

Rebecca Childress
Music lessons for piano, voice, and violin.
$15 per hour. $22 for 45 minute lessons
(707) 616-7005
rebecca.childress@ymail.com

Robert Diggins
Music lessons for violin, viola, guitar and vocals
Also a certified yoga teacher
$60 per hour
(707) 845-1788
mounibabaji@yahoo.com

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

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

Hilson Parker
Percussion, drum set, guitar, music theory and general music.
$25.00 per hour
(707) 267-8876
hparkeralder@gmail.com

Linda Ingraham
Piano Lessons
$20 per half hour once per week
(707) 273-2391

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

Elizabeth Rau
Piano and voice lessons, and music theory
(707) 442-4246
larkinsong@gmail.com

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.
$90 per month
$33.75 per hour
(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

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

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
$40/hour, 707-813-7333

Stefan Vaughan
Violin and viola lessons
Instrument rentals offered; call for prices and availability.
$35 per hour
(707) 442-0689
meadowoodmusic@gmail.com

North Coast Music
Private music lessons
$100 per month
1038 Main Street, Fortuna
(707) 725-9787
info@northcoastmusic.org

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
Violins and violas, $20 per month; cellos $25 per month
Contact Stefan Vaughan at (707) 442-0689
meadowoodmusic@gmail.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

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

Humboldt Jiu Jitsu
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 Kenpo Karate (Jeff Speakman's Kenpo 5.0)
Martial Arts
$95-$129 per month
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
$80 per month
7 5th Street, Eureka
(707) 498-9442, Ickenpo@aol.com

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

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

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/Gymnastics/Swimming

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

Body Works Fitness Club
$42 per month
1156 Main Street, Fortuna
(707) 725-6777
dngrandy63@yahoo.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

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

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 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
$60 - $80/month
Contact: Cameron Mull at (707) 227-4055
www.hscswim.org

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

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

Vector Rehabilitation
Swim lessons: Private, semi-private, group. Kids open swim.
3289 Edgewood Rd., Eureka, CA
$20/private session, $27 semi-private 2 students session,
$60 group/6 lessons
(707) 442-6463
vectorpt.org

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Tutors

Rachel Delvaux
K-12 Individual tutoring: Language Arts,
Social Studeis, History, Study Skills.
$25/hr
615-587-2995
racheldelvaux@gmail.com

Chelsea Dove
Tutoring in all mjor subjects.
Fitness instruction
$20 per hour
(707) 845-8202
cad270@gmail.com

Stefani Gambrel
Math Tutor - All math K-12th grades
$25 per hour
(707) 599-9627
stefani.gambrel@aldergrovecharter.org

Ana Lora Garrard
Writing/Language Arts tutor.
Creative approaches to writing, specializing in students with writing challenges.
$25 per hour
(707) 826-2647
analora777@gmail.com

John Gearhart
Tennis instruction and lessons. Tutoring in Math, History, Science and English
$15 per hour
(707) 267-6362
jrgearhart300@gmail.com

Travis Holter
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 Matteoli McNeil
Tutoring all subject grade K-12
$15 per hour
(707) 267-1278
stellaofthesea@gmail.com

Angela Middlebrook
Math Tutor. Tutoring for 9+ years. Making math fun and interesting by creating activities/ games. Advocate for higher ed and student success.
$15 per hour
(323) 399-3598
amm1595@humboldt.edu

Laurie Richardson
Language Arts Tutor
$25 per hour
(707) 476-0634
laurie.richardson@aldergrovecharter.org

Rebecca Salstrom-Graves
Math Tutor
$25 per hour
(707)499-9267
rebecca.salstrom@aldergrovecharter.org

Suzanne Smith
Credentialed teacher for all grades and subjects. Available at the school all week.
$25 per hour
(707) 443-6202 (cell), 443-6202 (home)
suzanne.smith@aldergrovecharter.org

Marguerite Wheeler
Multiple Subjects
$25 per hour
(707) 499-4670
mawhica@aol.com


Driving Schools

Eureka Driving School
Online Driver's Education Class, $65
Behind the Wheel Training (fees vary depending on location)
1307 Union St., Eureka
(707) 442-1355
http://www.eurekadrivingandtrafficschool.com/index.html

Humboldt Driving School
2936 J Street, Eureka
(707) 442-4083
http://humboldtdriving.com/


Miscellaneous

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

Bridgeville Community Center
A place for students to meet with teachers and use the computer lab
Bridgeville Elementary School,
38717 Kneeland Road, off Hwy 36
(707) 777-1775

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

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

Eureka Fabrics
Materials for sewing projects.
Sewing classes offered
$15 / class
412 2nd Street Old Town, Eureka
(707) 442-2646
www.eurekafabrics.com

Far North Climbing Gym Inc.
Indoor climbing for physical education
(707) 826-9558,
info@farnorthclimbing.com, farnorthclimbing.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

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

Humboldt Tennis Club
Tennis Lessons
3699 Edgewood Road, Eureka
(707) 407-5089 or (707) 616-4781
www.humboldttennisclub.com

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

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