This list is updated often (last update: 3/29/2019).

**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
Workshops and classes in the traditional arts
Fees vary by class.
1 “X” Street, Eureka
(707) 444-3437; fax (707) 444-0918
viviana@blueoxmill.com
https://www.blueoxmill.com/


Bunny Hop Quilt Shop
Sewing classes; fabrics available for purchase. Fees vary by class.
1809 Albee Street, Eureka
(707) 497-6356
info@bunnyhopquiltshop.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
(707) 442-8413
http://www.inkpeople.org


Lotus Studio Pottery
Pottery instruction – hand-building and/or throw wheel, depending on age.
$25 per 1-hour class – includes clay, glazes, and 2 firings.
630 2nd Street, Eureka
(707) 616-6504
lotusstudioeureka@gmail.com
www.lotstu.com


Yarn
Knitting, crochet, needle felting and weaving classes
Fees vary by class.
518 Russ Street, 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, belly dance, 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 Avenue, 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 Street, 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


Driving Schools


Eureka Driving School
Online Driver’s Education class; Behind-the-wheel training
1307 Union Street, 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/


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


Bow2Toe
Tumbling: preschool, beginning, intermediate
101 Gulliksen Drive, Fortuna
Fees vary per age group/frequency
(707) 499-0216
triplecrowndynasty@gmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/Bow2Toe-179237212235296/


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


Cal Courts
Gym memberships for students 16+
$120 per semester
518 Clark St, Eureka / 3909 Walnut Drive 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 Road, 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.
1065 K Street, Suite C, Arcata
(707) 826-9558
far.north.climbing.arcata@gmail.com
http://www.farnorthclimbing.com/


Flips for Kids Gymnastics
1489 Hoover Street, 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 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
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 Street, 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


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


Om Shala Yoga
Yoga classes (All levels and various styles)
858 10th Street, Suite 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.
700 South G Street, Arcata
(707) 826-0675
brandon@rampartskatpark.org
www.rampartskatepark.org


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


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
Call for current price schedule.
1711 Main Street, Fortuna
(707) 725-4849
grandpasensei@aol.com


Dragon Fire Tang Soo Do
Martial Arts Instruction
Call for current price schedule.
1023 Main Street, 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 Avenue, 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
Call for current price schedule.
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
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
Ickenpo@aol.com


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


Miscellaneous


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 kid-friendly snack and meal making.
$45 per session. Call for most current fee schedule.
971 8th Street, Arcata
(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


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 per hour
(707) 667-6160
allisonbill@msn.com


Joyce Carter
Private lessons for woodwinds & brass
$25 per 1/2 hour 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.
$35 per 40-minute lesson
(707) 923-3449
jimmydur@asis.com


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


Ferndale Music Company
Guitar, ukulele, drums, bass lessons
Instruments available to rent
Contact for fee information.
580 Main Street,  #2, Ferndale
Contact Paul Beatie at (707) 786-7030
ferndalemusic@yahoo.com


(New!) Cory Goldman (Now Accepting New Students!)
Music lessons: guitar, bass, banjo, mandolin; music production.
6th-12th Grades
$40 per hour; $20 per 1/2 hour
(503) 250-1470
corygoldman@gmail.com


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


Humboldt Music Academy
HSU Music Department
Music lessons; contact for fee information.
(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 1/2 hour
(707) 502-0004
jkamicraven@yahoo.com

Stephen Lewis
Piano and voice lessons
$21 per 45 minutes; $15 per 1/2 hour
(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
$50 per hour; $25 per 1/2 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 Court, Fortuna
(707) 725-9787
info@northcoastmusic.org
www.northcoastmusic.org


Hilson Parker
Percussion, drum set, guitar, music theory and general music.
$25 per hour
(707) 267-8876
hilson.parker@aldergrovecharter.org


Lorenza Simmons Phillips
Vocal and piano instruction
$25 per hour
(707) 845-3983
lfs6@humboldt.edu


Elizabeth Rau
Piano and voice lessons; music theory.
$50 per hour; $25 per 1/2-hour
(707) 442-4246
larkinsong@gmail.com


(New!) Kyle Smith (Now Accepting New Students!)
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.
$43 per hour; $21.50 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.
$40 per hour; $20 per 1/2 hour
(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
$50 per hour; $25 per 1/2 hour
(858) 692-7089
azverina1@yahoo.com


Tutors


(New!) Myah Baisch (Now Accepting New Students)  
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
baischm@live.com


(New!) Marion Fimbres (Now Accepting New Students)
Tutoring K-12 in reading, Spanish language, sign language.
$30 per hour
(707) 845-0315
marionfimbres@yahoo.com


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


(New!) Lolita Go (Now Accepting New Students!) 
Tutoring grades K-12: lower division maths (Algebra), English. Especially strong in biological sciences. Tutoring available for most other subjects, except chemistry, history, and higher division maths.
$20 per hour
(310) 619-7354
lvg51@humboldt.edu


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


Russell Grayson – Check for Availability
Math tutor, up to Algebra I.
$20 per hour
(707) 267-0518
RusLGrayson@gmail.com


(New!) Victoria Hanson (Now Accepting New Students!) 
Tutoring in the higher maths, including Algebras, accounting, calculus, etc. Grades 7-12 & college level.
$25 per hour
(707) 672-2135
victoria.hanson@stjoe.org  or mitiruth@aol.com


Travis Holter – Check for Availability
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 – Check for Availability
Tutoring all subjects, K-12
$20 per hour
(707) 267-1278
stella.mantova@aldergrovecharter.org


(New!) Rachael Poxon (Now Accepting New Students!)
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.
$25 per hour
(707) 443-6202 (cell), (707) 443-6202 (home)
suzanne.smith@aldergrovecharter.org


(New!) Beverely Steichen (Now Accepting New Students!)
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
steichenb@yosemite.edu


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


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


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