Bayview Opera House

4705 Third Street
San Francisco, CA 94124
(415) 824-0386

Organization Type

Cultural/Community Center

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
Pre-K, Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School
Discipline: 
Dance, Literary Arts, Media, Multi-Discipline, Music, Storytelling, Theater
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English
Requirements: 
please visit the website

Program Description

The Bayview Opera House currently provides arts education and cultural enrichment to San Franciscans on a low- or no-cost basis. Recent offerings include adult classes in drama, dance, and yoga, DARE TO DREAM ARTS after-school classes, toddler and parent/toddler classes, and an 8-week-long summer arts camp. The Opera House also hosts a large variety of cultural events, community gatherings, and seasonal celebrations.

Berkeley Rep School of Theatre

2071 Addison Street
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 647-2972

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages
Discipline: 
Theater
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English, Spanish
Requirements: 
please visit the website

Program Description

Mirroring the mission of the Tony Award-winning Berkeley Repertory Theatre, the School of Theatre strives to foster students' creative potential, stretch their imagination, and encourage them as artists. Reaching some 24,000 people in the Bay Area each year, the School of Theatre offers eclectic, year-round programming for all ages, including theatre training, K-12 arts education workshops, educator resources, professional development, and platforms for arts advocacy.

Bu Falle

1101 San Anselmo Avenue, Apartment 205
Millbrae, CA 94030
(650) 278-1471

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages
Discipline: 
Dance, Multi-Discipline, Music, Storytelling
Subject: 
History, Language Arts, Math, Science
Languages: 
English
Requirements: 
please visit the website

Program Description

“Bu Falle” unites performers from various musical backgrounds to share our culture with the community. Our artists are natives from the countries of Senegal, Mali, and Guinea, located in the Western region of Africa. Our musicians offer community performances, workshops, and in-school residencies. We recommend our quality performances and classes not only for your entertainment, but also for the extensive cultural and educational benefit that we offer to people of all ages and ethnicities.

Build San Francisco

901 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
(413) 393-1492

Information

Grade Level: 
High School
Discipline: 
Multi-Discipline
Subject: 
Science
Languages: 
English
Requirements: 
please visit the website

Program Description

At the Build San Francisco Institute, students join instructors in a real architecture studio to work on real projects centered in a major San Francisco construction project. High school juniors and seniors earn credit in two classes: Environmental Science and Architecture and Design. Two afternoons each week, students meet with professionals on a one-to-one basis to discuss their projects. Classes are held in the Build San Francisco studio located at 901 Mission Street.

California Poets in the Schools

1333 Balboa Street #3
San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 221-4201

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
All Ages
Discipline: 
Literary Arts
Subject: 
Language Arts
Languages: 
English, Chinese (Mandarin), Chinese (Cantonese), Spanish
Requirements: 
please visit the website

Program Description

Since 1964, California Poets in the Schools (CPITS) has become one of the largest writers-in-the-schools programs in the nation. We serve students K-12 in over 31 California counties, stretching from Humboldt and Siskiyou to Inyo, Mono, and San Diego, in districts both urban and rural. Each year, CPITS reaches thousands of classrooms, teaching in public and private schools, juvenile halls, after-school programs, hospitals, and other community settings.

Catherine John

775 45th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94121
(415) 515-8274

Category

Field Trip

Information

Grade Level: 
All Ages
Discipline: 
Music
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English, Spanish
Requirements: 
please visit the website

Program Description

I have ten years' experience initiating and coordinating youth music projects and musical-cultural exchange worldwide. I specialize in classical music, El Sistema music education, and the traditional musics of Ireland and Mexico. I am interested in both teaching music and languages, and in organizing/coordinating music projects in communities. I hope to be able to use my extensive international network to arrange cultural musical exchanges between foreign and Bay Area music groups.

Chinese Culture Foundation of San Francisco

750 Kearny Street, 3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94108
(415) 986-1822

Category

Field Trip

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages
Discipline: 
Multi-Discipline, Music, Visual Art
Subject: 
History
Languages: 
English, Chinese (Mandarin), Chinese (Cantonese)
Requirements: 
please visit the website

Program Description

The Chinese Culture Foundation provides activities in history and art through our Him Mark Lai Learning Center. Year-round, we host school and community groups by appointment on our Chinatown Democracy Walk and Chinatown Art Walk. We also host classes at the Center throughout the year (by appointment and pending funding for certain programs), as well as music and culture workshops at school locations. Through our various programs, we engage youth in mural making, music, and art workshops.

Community Music Center

544 Capp Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 647-6015

Organization Type

Arts Education Organization
School
Summer Camp

Category

Performance, Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
Pre-K, TK, Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages, Adults, Seniors
Discipline: 
Music
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English, Spanish
Requirements: 
please visit the website

Program Description

The mission of Community Music Center is to make high quality music accessible to all people, regardless of their financial means. Classes are offered on a sliding scale and some are completely tuition-free. CMC students range in age from a few months to nearly 100 years old, and they enjoy classes in everything from Western classical to Chinese to Latin Music. Last year over 2,400 students of all ages studied at CMC and thousands attended CMC performances.

Concerts for Kids

201 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 503-5337

Category

Field Trip

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8
Discipline: 
Music
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English
Requirements: 
please visit the website

Program Description

The San Francisco Symphony presents the 2013-2014 Concerts for Kids series, a program designed especially to introduce and acquaint students with the glorious sounds of symphonic music. We offer two age-specific, school day programs: Children’s Concerts (kindergarten through grade 3) on May 5, 6, 7, and 9, 2014, and Youth Concerts (grades 4 through 9) on April 29 and May 1 and 2, 2014. Tickets are $5 and available for purchase by calling the SF Symphony Box Office at (415) 864-6000.

Contemporary Jewish Museum

736 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 655-7856

Category

Field Trip

Information

Grade Level: 
All Ages
Discipline: 
Multi-Discipline, Visual Art
Subject: 
History, Language Arts
Languages: 
English
Requirements: 
please visit the website

Program Description

The Contemporary Jewish Museum offers contemporary views and Jewish perspectives on culture, history, and art through exhibitions and programs aimed at educating people of all ages and backgrounds. The Museum provides customized, interactive tours and hands-on art-making activities to school groups and families.

What's Coming Up

Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

December 05
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

December 05
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

December 05
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

December 05
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125