Community Vendor Directory

~Please check with your CT before signing up with a vendor~

** = has let us know that they are available virtually and/or in person with COVID-19 safety protocols in place

Arts and Crafts Instruction

Blue Ox Historic Village & School of Traditional Arts
*Not available at this time*
Workshops and classes in the traditional arts
Fees vary by class.
1 “X” Street, Eureka
(707) 444-3437; fax (707) 444-0918

Susan Cooper, Fortuna Youth Arts
Drawing, painting, mixed-media, print making, mask making, and more.
Weekly and ongoing, ages 6-18, grouped by age. $20 per 90-minute class.
Mon., Wed., Fri 3:30-5:00pm
(707) 496-2866

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 or toll free (888) 469-6799

Fire Arts Center 
Classes in ceramics and glass
Fees vary
520 South G Street, Arcata
(707) 826-1445

**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

Humboldt Arts Council
Art classes at the Morris Graves Museum of Art
$90 per session
636 F Street, Eureka
(707) 442-0278

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
(707) 442-8413

Lotus Studio Pottery
Pottery instruction – hand-building and/or throw wheel, depending on age.
$30 per 1-hour class – includes clay, glazes, and 2 firings.
630 2nd Street, Eureka
(707) 616-6504

**Notions Sewing Studio
Specializing in sewing machine classes for beginning & intermediate sewing. Classes encourage the use of math, design, problem-solving & artistic expression. Embroidery, mending, needle felting & wet felting classes are also available.
$20/hr private lessons. Fees vary for group lessons.
Location: Eureka
(707) 601-9804

Knitting, crochet, needle felting and weaving classes
Fees vary by class.
518 Russ Street, Eureka
(707) 443-9276


Academy of Irish Dance & Music
Irish Dance instruction
Call for fee information.
433 A Street, Eureka
(707) 834-5333

**The Dance Scene Studio  
Dance classes in the techniques of ballet, pointe, hip hop, belly dance, yoga and pilates. Term or monthly tuition schedules available.
1011 H Street, Eureka
(707) 502-2188

**Laura East’s Ferndale Dance Academy
Class fees vary depending on length of session
430 Ocean Avenue, Ferndale
(707) 496-0805

**No Limits Dance Academy
Tap, jazz, hip hop and ballet lessons.
Beginning through advanced.
Contact for fee information
1093 10th Street, Arcata
(707) 825-0922

**North Coast Dance
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

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

**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)

**Trinity Ballet Academy (Greta Leverett)
Ballet instruction
Fees are per semester, plus a non-refundable registration fee
1981 Central Avenue, McKinleyville
(707) 839-1816

Driving Schools

**Eureka Driving School
Online Driver’s Education class; Behind-the-wheel training
1307 Union Street, Eureka
Fees vary.
(707) 442-1355

**Humboldt Driving School
Online Driver’s Education class; Behind-the-wheel training
Fees vary.
2936 J Street, Eureka
(707) 442-4083

Health Clubs/Fitness/Gymnastics/

Skate/Swim/Yoga, etc.

Arcata Parks and Recreation
Offers various recreation programs such as gymnastics, martial arts, tennis, basketball, and LEGO engineering classes
736 F Street, Arcata

Arcata Pool
Private and group swim lessons
1150 16th Street, Arcata
(707) 822-6801

Blue Lake Parks and Recreation
Roller skating at Prasch Hall during public skate hours.
(707) 668-5932

Cal Courts
Gym memberships for students 16+
$120 per semester
518 Clark St, Eureka / 3909 Walnut Drive in Cutten
(707) 445-5445

**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

New! Jodie DiMinno
Private yoga instructor. $65 per hour; $32.50 per 1/2 hour
(707) 616-0930

**Far North Climbing Gym Inc.
Indoor climbing for physical education.
Visit website for pricing information.
1065 K Street, Suite C, Arcata
(707) 826-9558

**Flips for Kids Gymnastics
1489 Hoover Street, Eureka
Prices vary; contact vendor for pricing
(707) 445-0450

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

Now at four locations:
3441 Pennsylvania Avenue, 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

Humboldt Bay Rowing Association
$450 per season
Contact Scott Gibson
(707) 845-4752

**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)

Classes available for ages 5-12
Prices Vary
2725 Myrtle Avenue, Eureka
(707) 443-1725

Rampart Skatepark
Skateboarding: one-on-one instruction, seasonal camps.
Drop-in, punch card or monthly rates. Contact vendor for pricing.
700 South G Street, Arcata
(707) 826-0675

**New! Jody Swan
Group yoga classes for ages 5-12. Jody is an elementary school teacher who has been teaching children’s yoga since 2015. Along with teaching mindfulness and breathing techniques, her children’s yoga classes are designed to promote alignment, strength and flexibility in a fun, loving, and playful environment.
$16/hour. Contact vendor for more details.
Class location is Trinidad Town Hall, Trinidad, CA
(971) 300-1202

Swim lessons, including private, semi-private, or group, plus kids open swim.
3289 Edgewood Road, Eureka
Fees vary per type of lesson.
(707) 442-6463

Instrument Rental Services

Mantova’s Two Street Music
Musical instrument rentals.
Fees vary.
136 2nd Street, Eureka
(707) 445-3155

**M.B. Rental Instruments
Musical instrument rentals.
$50 per semester
(707) 498-1052

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

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

Martial Arts

**Cobra and Butterfly Karate School
Martial Arts Instruction
Call for current price schedule.
1711 Main Street, Fortuna
(707) 725-4849

Dragon Fire Tang Soo Do
Martial Arts Instruction
Call for current price schedule.
1023 Main Street, Fortuna
(707) 672-4814

**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 Avenue, Eureka
(707) 443-1725

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

**Humboldt Jiu Jitsu Academy
Martial Arts/Self Defense
Call for current price schedule.
1041 F Street, Arcata

**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
Call for current price schedule.
521 4th Street, Eureka
(707) 443-3735

**Lost Coast Kenpo Karate
Physical education, self defense and respect to others.
Call for current price schedule.
7 5th Street, Eureka
(707) 498-9442

**Sun Yi’s Academy 
Tae Kwon Do Instruction
Call for current price schedule.
1215 Giuntoli Lane, Arcata
(707) 825-0182


Dream Quest
Dream Quest provides youth with a range of vocational and creative opportunities to imagine and build their dreams.
Willow Creek Youth Partnership
Helping Youth Realize Their Dreams
(530) 629-3564

Weekly classes about eating, food preparation, sourcing, measuring, cleanliness, gardening. Simple kid-friendly snack and meal making.
$45 per session. Call for most current fee schedule.
971 8th Street, Arcata
(707) 633-8328


Rebecca Childress
Private music lessons for piano, voice, and violin.
$30 per hour; $22.50 for 45-minute lesson
(707) 572-2524

**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

**Eureka Music School 
Jam Band: 1-hour group for ages 5-6 yrs to learn basic rhythm and try out different instruments ($60/mo); Rock Band 101: 1.5-hr once-a-week program for ages 7-10 yrs to get students to play in a band ($130/mo); Rock Band: 2-hr once-a-week program for grades 6th-12th to play as a band ($150/mo); Lessons only: 45-min a week private lessons for ages 5 to adult ($100/mo).
1023 G Street, Eureka
Contact Brian Archuleta at (408) 460-8938 

**Angel Fargas
Private lessons. Guitar, ukulele instructor. Tabs, notation, right & left hand training.
$30 per 1/2-hour session, once a week ($60 per hour)
(707) 442-9213

**Ferndale Music Company
Guitar, ukulele, drums, bass lessons
Contact for fee information.
246 Berding St, Ferndale
Contact Paul Beatie at (707) 786-7030

Cory Goldman *Check for availability
Music lessons: guitar, bass, banjo, mandolin; music production.
6th-12th Grades
$40 per hour; $20 per 1/2 hour
(503) 250-1470

**Humboldt Light Opera Company (KidCo)
Musical theater classes. Fees vary.
(707) 825-8419

Humboldt Music Academy
HSU Music Department
Music lessons; contact for fee information.
(707) 826-3411

**Humboldt Piano Studio
(Carol Thompkins)

Customized piano lessons based on student interest. Certified to teach beginning through advanced. Classical, jazz, improv, composition, theory. Ages 4 & over.
Fees vary, typically $36-$50 per hour
Location: Bayshore Mall
(707) 502-9469

Linda “Lindy” Ingraham
Private piano lessons
$25 per half hour, once per week
(707) 273-2391

Julieann Kami-Craven
Private piano lessons
$15 per 1/2 hour
(707) 502-0004

**Ruth McClimon
Private 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.
$22.50 per 40-minute lesson
(707) 725-3760

**Katie McGourty
Piano Lessons, Suzuki Method
$50 per hour; $25 per 1/2 hour
(707) 601-2434

**Alana Nicklas
Private beginning to intermediate lessons for electric bass, piano, and guitar, vocals and music theory
$30 per hour
(707) 407-6659

**North Coast Music – Instructors Aaron Souza & Kristin Renfer
private music lessons including, but not limited to: piano, drums, bass, guitar, ukulele.
$140 per month for once weekly 1/2 hour lesson
Kristin: private piano and violin lessons
$120 per month for once weekly 1/2 hour lesson
2592 Shay Court, Fortuna
Contact Aaron: (707) 725-9787
Contact Kristin: (707) 267-6722

Hilson Parker *Check for Availability
Private lessons for percussion, drum set, guitar, music theory and general music.
$30 per hour
(707) 267-8876

**Lorenza Simmons Phillips *Check for Availability
Private lessons for vocal and piano instruction
$25 per hour
(707) 845-3983

**Elizabeth Rau
Private piano and voice lessons; music theory.
$50 per hour; $25 per 1/2-hour
(707) 442-4246

**Terri Strachan
Private flute and piano lessons. Fun-loving lessons with an award-winning teacher! Certified music teacher, HSU flute professor.
$28 per 1/2-hour weekly lesson
(818) 681-1668 (text or call)

**Franis Vanek
Private music Lessons, Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute
$30 per 45-minute session.
(707) 813-7333

**Stefan Vaughan
Offering virtual private 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.
*Platform: Zoom
$45 per hour
(707) 442-0689


**Charity Adams *Check for Availability
Tutoring in math (including Algebras I & II, Geometry), English, science, history & Spanish. Also able to teach sewing & culinary arts, with emphasis in desserts. K-12
$20 per hour
(707) 834-0012

**Erica Alston
Credentialed teacher at Alder Grove. Providing Spanish language tutoring services.
$30 per hour
(707) 832-3447

**Myah Baisch *Check for Availability
Tutoring in: Language arts and reading, K-12; Math, K-8; Homework help, K-12; German language, K-12.
$18 per hour
(707) 362-9923

**Marion Fimbres *Check for Availability
Tutoring K-12 in reading, Spanish language, basic sign language.
$20 per hour
(707) 845-0315

**Ana Lora Garrard – *Check for Availability
Writing/Language Arts tutor, with emphasis on creative approaches to writing. Providing tutoring services for those students ready to jump into creative writing with both feet & for those just trying to write essays & reports without pulling all of their hair out. Able to provide assignments or help with assignments brought to me. Specializing in helping students with writing challenges. Author of three (3) books, part-time teacher for 10 years at Mistwood Educational Center, and leader of creative writing workshops for teenagers. Grades 7-12
$35 per hour
(707) 826-2647

Jeff Gonzalez *Check for Availability
Jeff is a credentialed teacher. Tutoring in history and English, grades 7-12
$30 per hour
(707) 840-0487

**New! Tamara Lindley 
Science & Math tutor, plus enrichment courses, K-12
Includes maths through Algebra I; Life, earth, & physical sciences, including chemistry and physics.
$30 per hour
(707) 267-1278

**Autumn Marsh – Check for Availability
K-12: all subjects, math specifically.
$20 per hour
(707) 599-2058

**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

**Virginia Resanda 
Academic tutoring in all subjects, especially math. Elementary math, pre-Algebra, Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra 2 (intermediate Algebra). K-12
*Platforms: Facetime or text messages are preferred, or even USPS mail
$20 per hour
(707) 273-9498

**Laurie Richardson*Check for Availability
Laurie is a credentialed teacher. Tutoring in Language Arts and Fine Arts
$30 per hour
(707) 476-0634

**Jasper Severn
Tutoring maths and physical sciences: Algebra I & II, geometry, calculus, trigonometry, chemistry and physics. Provides math lab help several days a week.
$25 per hour
(707) 672-2070

**Suzanne Smith – *Check for Availability
Suzanne is a credentialed teacher. Grades K-12, all subjects. She is available during school hours.
$30 per hour. **Available in person or over phone**
(707) 443-6202 (cell), (707) 443-6202 (home)

Beverely Steichen – *Check for Availability
Elementary/high school math, incl. Algebra, basic geometry; College prep writing skills, including research, critical thinking, essay & creative writing, poetry, lit analysis, college vocab, MLA; Basic language arts; High skill research, including evaluating sources, critical analysis, eliminating false sources
$25 per hour
(209) 531-4309

Felicia Treece *Check for Availability
Felicia is a credentialed teacher, all subjects, grades K-7.
$30 per hour
(707) 617-0773

Nichole Wilson *Check for Availability
Tutoring in math, language art, reading, grades K-4.
$25 per hour
(605) 681-5134

Please contact if you or your business would like information on becoming a vendor with Alder Grove Charter School.

(Last update: 9/21/2020)