Create Peace Project

P.O. Box 411253
San Francisco, CA 94141
(415) 385-4065

Category

Workshop

Information

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

Program Description

As an arts-for-peace educational organization, CPP works with children ages 8-18 to foster connection and promote peace through numerous arts based project. We believe that making art is one of the greatest tools for expressing beliefs and emotions, and an extremely effective medium for building bridges between people that ultimately helps foster peaceful coexistence. We offer projects for the classroom, small groups, after-school, and school wide initiatives. You can learn more on our web site.

Dance Brigade's Dance Mission Theater

3316 24th Street
San Francisco, CA 94110

Category

Performance

Information

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

Program Description

Dance Brigade's Youth Program's goals are to provide high-quality dance classes to the children of San Francisco in a non-competitive, socially conscious environment. Our students are encouraged to become technically proficient, live healthy, active lives, and also build self-esteem, cooperation and leadership skills by participating in our dance programs. We provide wonderful performance opportunities at the end of each semester and all children are encouraged to perform.

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 750-7696

Organization Type

Cultural/Community Center
Museum

Category

Field Trip, Workshop, Professional Development

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School
Discipline: 
Visual Art
Subject: 
History, Language Arts
Languages: 
English
Requirements: 
please visit the website

Program Description

The Fine Arts Museums' School Programs enable students to make connections and develop an understanding of art in both creative and historical contexts. The programs offer a vast array of experiences ranging from independent viewing to facilitated visits with docents, museum artists, poets, and the Museum Ambassadors.

Flyaway Productions

1068 Bowdoin Street
San Francisco, CA 94134
(415) 672-4111

Organization Type

Performing Arts Company

Category

Workshop, Residency

Information

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

Program Description

Flyaway offers GIRLFLY, a summer program for low-income teen girls, and KIDFLY, offered in schools and afterschool programs. KIDFLY offers low income, culturally diverse youth new awareness of the physical body, and mentorship in advocacy projects focused on social justice awareness. GIRFLY combines dance and activism, focusing on issues affecting young women. Flyaway works with community partners QUESADA Gardens and College Track in the Bayview neighborhood, and CounterPULSE in the Tenderloin.

Friends of Sharon Art Studio

300 Bowling Green Drive
Golden Gate Park (Mailing:1032 Irving Street #520)
San Francisco, CA 94122
(415) 753-7006

Category

Workshop

Information

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

Program Description

SHARON ART STUDIO operates under the auspices of San Francisco Recreation & Parks Department in cooperation with Friends of Sharon Art Studio (FOSAS). FOSAS is devoted to sustaining and enhancing the Sharon Art Studio’s (SAS) goal to promote artistic development, craftsmanship, and creative expression. FOSAS believes that art education is an essential component of a healthy community and strives to ensure that quality, noncompetitive art programs are affordable and accessible to all.

Go Girls! Camp

PO Box 22932
Oakland, CA 94609
(510) 550-5340

Information

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

Program Description

Our mission is to ignite a Compassion Revolution by putting girls center stage. In Go Girls! Camps, rising 1st- through 6th-grade girls make and perform their very own peaceful and powerful plays that teach and reinforce social/emotional skills. The camps are led by a team of highly trained theater teaching artists, expressive artists, renowned guest artists, and the coolest teen and pre-teen assistants. Camp sessions take place in San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, Alameda, and Santa Cruz.

Golden Thread Productions

450 Florida Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 626-4061

Category

Performance

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, All Ages
Discipline: 
Theater
Subject: 
History, Language Arts
Languages: 
English
Requirements: 
please visit the website

Program Description

Golden Thread’s Fairytale Players is an ensemble touring company with a repertoire of educational theater performances based on stories from the Middle East. Inspired by popular performance traditions in the Middle East, Golden Thread’s Fairytale Players employ epic storytelling, physical theatre and circus arts techniques in creating performances. In spring 2014, Golden Thread Fairytale Players will present "21 Days that Change the Year," a celebration of Nowruz, the Persian new year.

Green Art Workshop

216 Prospect Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 323-0653

Organization Type

Arts Education Organization

Category

Field Trip, Workshop, Professional Development

Information

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

Program Description

Green Art Workshop is a hands-on, eco-conscious program that brings teaching artists into classrooms and community centers. Workshops are 1.5 hour minimum duration and can be designed for drop-in participation or the program also offers multi-class residency workshops. Green Art Workshop provides the teachers and materials and tailor programs to meet each group's goals.

Handful Players

530 Divisadero Street
#454
San Francisco, CA 94117
(415) 921-8246

Organization Type

Arts Education Organization

Category

Field Trip, Performance, Workshop, Residency

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School
Discipline: 
Dance, Storytelling, Theater, Visual Art
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English
Requirements: 
please visit the website

Program Description

Handful Players is a free children's musical theater program based in San Francisco's Western Addition. Professional teaching artists conduct workshops on acting, singing, dancing, storytelling, costume and set design. Handful Players commissions local playwrights to create original plays for community performances where the children are accompanied by professional musicians. We help youth develop critical life skills, improve their self-esteem, and find their creative voices via performance.

Imagine Bus Project

1012 Torney Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94129
(415) 635-1104

Information

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

Program Description

The Imagine Bus Project teaches underserved youth the power of self-expression through the visual arts, inspiring the creative potential of every child.

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