This list is updated often (last update: 1/10/2019). 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
1 “X” Street, Eureka
Workshops and classes in the traditional arts
Fees vary by class.
(707) 444-3437; fax (707) 444-0918

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

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

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

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, CA 95501
(707) 442-8413

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

Knitting, crochet, needle felting and weaving classes
Fees vary by class.
518 Russ St., 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, bellydance, 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 Ave., Ferndale
(707) 496-0805

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

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

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 
Ballet instruction
Fees are per semester, plus a non-refundable registration fee
1981 Central Avenue, McKinleyville
Contact Greta Leverett
(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/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

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

Physical Fitness and Nutrition
$100 per month
490 So. Fortuna Blvd., Fortuna
(707) 362-7607

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

Body Works Fitness Club
Contact vendor for pricing.
1156 Main Street, Fortuna
(707) 725-6777

101 Gulliksen Dr., Fortuna
Beg. Tumbling $45/month
Int. Tumbling $55/month

Cal Courts
Gym memberships for students 16+
$120 per semester
518 Clark St, Eureka / 3909 Walnut Dr 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

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

Far North Climbing Gym Inc.
Indoor climbing for physical education.
Visit website for pricing information.
(707) 826-9558

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

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

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

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

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)

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

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

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

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

Instrument Rental Services

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
$99/month for 2 classes/week
1711 Main St., Fortuna
(707) 725-4849

Dragon Fire Tang Soo Do
Martial Arts Instruction
1023 Main St., 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 Ave., 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
Youth $80 per month, High School $100 with 10% off per mo.
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
$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

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

Redwood Muay Thai
Conditioning, beginning through advanced Muay Thai training
900 S. Fortuna Blvd., Fortuna
(707) 617-2511

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


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 

Dream Quest
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.
(707) 633-8328

(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
On Facebook @ Hot Wheels League

Northern California Safety Consortium
First Aid and CPR training
Fees vary
(707) 839-7311


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.

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

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

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

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

(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 

(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/hour)
(707) 442-9213

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

Humboldt Light Opera Company (KidCo)
Musical theater classes
(707) 825-8419

Humboldt Music Academy
HSU Music Department
Music lessons
(707) 826-3411

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

Julieann Kami-Craven
Piano lessons
$15 per half hour

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

Katie McGourty
Piano Lessons, Suzuki Method
$25/half hour, $50/hour
(707) 601-2434

Sam McNeill
Violin instruction
$50 per hour
(707) 822-8462

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

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

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

Lorenza Simmons Phillips
Vocal and piano instruction
$25.00 per hour
(707) 845-3983

Elizabeth Rau
Piano and voice lessons. Music theory
$46 per hour; $23 per 1/2-hour
(707) 442-4246

(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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

(New!) Victoria Hanson (Now Accepting New Students!) 
Tutoring in the higher maths, grades 7-12 and beyond.
$25 per hour
(707) 672-2135  or

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

Stella Mantova – Check for Availability
Tutoring all subjects, K-12
$20 per hour
(707) 267-1278

(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

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

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

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)

Felicia Treece
Felicia is a credentialed teacher, all subjects, grades K-7.
(707) 617-0773

(New!) Nichole Wilson (Now Accepting New Students!)
Tutoring in math, language art, reading, grades K-4.
(605) 681-5134

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