Sebastopol Community Cultural Center

"Enriching the Spirit of Community!"

Classes

SCCC offers a wide variety of classes for students of all ages. Search by category or age group, or type in a key word in the search bar at the top of the page to search the entire site. Additional, Download Our Activity Guide (PDF) .

 

Art

Zentangle Workshops

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Zentangle Workshops

Instructor: Susan Berry

Zentangle is an easy-to-learn, relaxing and fun way of creating beautiful images thru structured patterns. No artistic talent required! If you can draw a line and a circle, you can zentangle! Taught by Susan Berry, a certified zentangle teacher, …

Zentangle Fun and Games 7/27 Thurs, 10:30am - Noon

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Camps

Fencing Adventure for Kids

Fencing Adventure for Kids

Instructor: Jim Liebich

En Garde Fencing brings the ancient art of dueling to the modern world. Meant for the beginning fencer, this fun and unique camp offers a solid foundation in the Olympic sport of fencing. All equipment is provided for free. Participants should …

Session 1 8/7-8/11 Mon - Fri, 10:30am - 1:30pm

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Gymnastics Camp

Gymnastics Camp

Instructor: Steve Sassone

The camp where rolling on the floor is acceptable, and climbing on the "furniture" is praised: For 5 days, the Sebastopol Community Cultural Center is turned into a tumbling, swinging, jumping, hanging, vaulting and bouncing funhouse. …

Session 1 (must register before class starts) 7/10-7/14 Mon - Fri, 9am - 1pm
Session 2 7/31 - 8/4 (Dates have changed) Mon - Fri, 9am - 1pm

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Sebastopol Skate Camp

Sebastopol Skate Camp

Instructor: Tony Manfre

Learn how to Ollie, Drop in, kickflip, and other skateboard basics with pro skate instructor Tony Manfre! Join us for our sixth consecutive year of Sebastopol Skate Camp learning everything from the basics to more advanced moves in skateboarding. …

Session 1 7/24 - 7/28 Mon - Fri, 9am - 1pm
Session 2 7/31 - 8/4 Mon - Fri, 9am - 1pm
Session 3 8/7 - 8/11 Mon - Fri, 9am - 1pm

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Community Meetings

Community Lounge

Community Lounge

The Lounge is open T-F from 10am to 4pm. It’s a comfortable place to just be with friends, catch up on homework, try something new or find a fun distraction. Come check it out!

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Dance

Apple Tree Morris

Apple Tree Morris

Instructor: Cliff Stevens

Morris is a festive seasonal dance that dates back hundreds of years to the farming communities of the Cotswold Hills in Southern England. It's boisterous, athletic and colorful, a perfect way to celebrate the change of seasons. You …

Ongoing Thur, 7:15 - 9:30 pm

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Ballet, Jazz and Hula

Ballet, Jazz and Hula

Instructor: Julie Faye

It's summer! Time to add Hula to our Tap & Jazz classes! We'll put on grass skirts and flower leis and learn the fun and easy dances of Hawaii. Children love this combination class. Parents and grandparents are welcome to observe.

Tap shoes, hula skirts, and leis are provided for all classes. Please bring clean socks or tights to wear with tap shoes.

 

 

 

Session 1 6/8-6/29 Thursday, See chart above for times
Session 2 7/6-7/27 Thursday, See chart above for times

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Modern Dance

Modern Dance

Instructor: Virginia Matthews

This class is for returning dance students and currently training students who wish to increase strength, flexibility & range of movement. This class is designed for both the returning dance student and the currently training student who …

Ongoing Tue, 11-12:15pm

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Tap Dance - Adults & Seniors

Tap Dance - Adults & Seniors

Instructor: Julie Faye

Itʼs never too late to start tappinʼ! It is great exercise-- low impact to energetic--thatʼs up to you! Come on down...

 

Adults & Seniors Ongoing Tue, 11:45 - 12:45pm
Seniors Ongoing Tue, 10:30 - 11:30am

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Health & Wellness

Buddist Meditation

Buddist Meditation

Instructor: Bruce Fortin

The atmosphere is relaxed, chairs are available, good for beginners and advanced practitioners. Bruce is authorized to teach in the Zen tradition (35 years experience) but he also brings in teachings from the Vipassana and Tibetan traditions. …

Ongoing Sun, 9am - 10:30 am

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Conscious Dance Collective

Conscious Dance Collective

Instructor: Leslie King

Conscious Dance teachers are collaborating to bring you a Dance that is based in 5-Rhythms and Soul Motion and Somatic Awakening Dance. These four rotating DJ’s all are committed to holding the deep space of embodied Sacred Dance on the …

Ongoing Fri (3rd of each month), 7:30-10:30pm

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CPR & Basic Life Support

CPR & Basic Life Support

Instructor: Kate Mack

The BLS for Healthcare Provider course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and …

BLS Healthcare 6/22, 7/20, 8/17 Thursday, 6pm - 9pm
CPR 6/8, 7/6, 8/3 Thursday, 6pm - 9pm

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Ease into Fitness - The Feldenkrais Method

Ease into Fitness - The Feldenkrais Method

Instructor: Liza Weaver Brickey

We use EASE to get you back into FITNESS. This class promotes a gentle effort to exercise and while helping you develop a feeling of ableness in your body and healing old patterns. When your body is happy, you are happy!

Ongoing Fri, 9am-10am

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Ecstatic Dance Sebastopol

Ecstatic Dance Sebastopol

Ecstatic Dance Sebastopol -  A free-flowing, bass-filled dance. Express yourself in sacred space where spirit activates, senses expand and creativity abounds! Ecstatic Dance Guidelines 1. Move however you wish (mindful of others) …

Ongoing Sunday, 1st and 3rd Sundays

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Gentle/Intro to Yoga

Gentle/Intro to Yoga

Instructor: Kiana Rose

Feeling stiff? Recovering from injuries? Looking for a gentle yoga class that will meet you where you are? This class is designed especially for people who would like a more gentle yoga class or are new to yoga. Wear comfortable clothing and …

Ongoing Friday, 10:30am-11:45am

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NIA Fusion Fitness

NIA Fusion Fitness

Nia is the art of movement the body's way. Nia is a cardio-dance workout, a movement practice, and lifestyle based on the intelligent design of the body. We believe every person can discover, explore, unleash, and enhance their …

Ongoing Tuesday, 9:15-10:15am

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Qigong & Circle Walking

Qigong & Circle Walking

Instructor: Michael Rinaldini (Li Chang Dao)

Experience the life-nurturing arts of ancient China, a 5,000 year old Chinese healing system for health, physical fitness, and prevention of disease. Our qigong practices function in many ways: To purify, gather, circulate, store, and transform …

Ongoing Saturday, 10:30am-11:30am
Ongoing Wednesday, 10am

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Tai Chi - Boomers and Beyond

Tai Chi - Boomers and Beyond

Instructor: Garrett Chinn

TAI CHI taught to meet the needs of the aging adult, with emphasis on improving balance and preventing falls. Classes include an adapted sitting routine and traditional form instruction.

Ongoing Friday, 11am - Noon

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Weight Watchers

Weight Watchers

New!  Customized support any way you want it.  OnLine Plus, Meetings, and Personal Coaching combined with a weight-loss plan. Please arrive 1/2 hour before meetings for registration.

Ongoing Mon, 5pm
Ongoing Thur, 9:30am

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Wild Heart Yoga

Wild Heart Yoga

Instructor: Kjohl Rose

Bring awareness, pulse and breath. Be met with common sense and humor where you are. Safely establish strength and energetic flexibility from the inside out. Personal support for your concerns. Certified since 2003. Member of IAYT.

Ongoing Monday, 10:30 - Noon

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Yoga for Everyone

Yoga for Everyone

Instructor: Kiana Rose

Everyone is welcome to this all-level, gentle and flowing yoga class. Come stretch, laugh and discover a practice that leaves you feeling strong, centered, flexible and more deeply connected with yourself. You will be encouraged to listen to your …

Ongoing Mon, Wed, Fri, 9am - 10:15am

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Music & Performance

Home Sweet Music

Home Sweet Music

Instructor: Ali and Warren Mann, Molly Klaproth & Erik Weidenhamer

Welcome to Home Sweet Music - a place where people of all ages can come to discover, learn, be inspired by and share in the joy that music can create. Our school, located in Sebastopol's beautiful Libby Park, will offer a unique platform where children can embark on their musical development starting from birth and continuing through grade school and beyond. Everyone is capable of making music. We hope you’ll come and play with us.

                                                                  - Ali and Warren Mann

Mini Music Mon - Fri, 9:30,10:30,11:30, & 3:30 (Mon)
Big Kid Class Monday, 4:30 - 5:30pm
World Music Dance Class Wed, 3:30pm & 4:30pm
Percussion Ensemble Class with Erik Weidenhamer Wed, 4pm-4:45pm

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Sebastopol Strings Academy

Sebastopol Strings Academy

Instructor: Maureen Caisse

Beginning Cello ​- Group Classes Learn correct posture for playing the cello, proper left hand position and bow hold. Learn basic theory including note and rest values, bass clef notes. Play scales and simple …

Beginning Cello Tuesday, 4pm - 5pm
Intermediate Cello Tuesday, 5pm-6pm
Piano Tue, 6:15-7:15pm
Beg Cello for Adults Tue, 6:15-7:15pm

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Special Interest

Dances of Universal Peace

Dances of Universal Peace

Instructor: Dr. Tui Wilschinsky

Rejuvenate the spirit and awaken the heart with circle dances from the world’s mystical traditions accompanied by live music and group singing. No experience is necessary to experience this joyous experience. Dances take place on the 2nd …

Ongoing 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month, 11am-1pm

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Kindergym

Kindergym

Facilitator Amy Raab leads our playtime. If you have a young crawling baby or a toddler (ages 6mos - 3 years) who is jumping off everything, Kindergym is for you. Come join us for a fun open play time indoors that includes lots of …

Ongoing Wed & Fri, 11am - Noon

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Spanish

Spanish

Instructor: Melissa Smith Baker

Beg Spanish: Learn the structure of Spanish in only 3 classes!  It's fun.  You will learn how to speak, write, and understand complete sentences in the very first class. Teacher is experienced and uses an innovative method.  …

Beg Session 1 6/5-6/19 Tue, 6pm-8pm
Beg Session 2 7/24-8/7 Tue, 6-8pm
Spanish Verbs Session 1 6/13-6/27 Tue, 6-8pm
Spanish Verbs Session 2 7/25-8/8 Tue, 6-8pm

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Sports & Fitness

Gymnastics - Gym Basic (ages 6-9) Summer

Instructor: Steve Sassone

The fun begins as the jumping, spinning, stretching, strengthening, rolling, swinging, balancing and going upside-down gives every child multiple success based learning experiences. Every gymnastics class begins with a fun-filled and engaging …

Session 2 7/19-8/9 Wed, 3:30pm-4:30pm
Session 2 7/21-8/4 Fri, 3:30pm-4:30pm

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Gymnastics - Gym Tots (ages 4-5) Summer

Gymnastics - Gym Tots (ages 4-5) Summer

Instructor: Steve Sassone

The fun begins as the jumping, spinning, stretching, strengthening, rolling, swinging, balancing and going upside-down gives every child multiple success based learning experiences. Every gymnastics class begins with a fun-filled and engaging …

Session 1 6/14-7/5 (No Class 6/28) Wed, 2:45-3:30pm
Session 2 7/19-8/9 Wed, 2:45-3:30pm
Session 1 6/16-7/7 Fri, 2:45-3:30pm
Session 2 7/21-8/4 Fri, 2:45-3:30pm

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Jazzercise

Jazzercise

Jazzercise is a calorie-torching, hip-swiveling, Shakira’d-be-proud dance party workout to put your abs to the test, with a hot playlist to distract you from the burn. Our classes: Strike, Fusion, Core, Strength and Dance Mixx. Start …

9 AM Mon-Fri
6 PM Tue-Thur
8:30 AM Sat & Sun

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Seido Karate

Seido Karate

Instructor: Aidan Sheehan

Seido Karate for Kids - come get fit, learn practical self defence, and grow a healthy mind, body, and spirit. All children of all abilities welcome!  Children's programs are flourishing throughout the Seido system. Seido, meaning …

Ongoing Mon, 4pm-5pm

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Zumba w/ Andrea

Zumba w/ Andrea

Instructor: Andrea Frick

Come dance to captivating Latin and international beats! All levels are welcome! Enjoy this perfect combination of dance and fitness moves that draw from merengue, hip-hop, salsa, swing, Bollywood, cumbia, country, reggaeton, to name a few. Wear …

Ongoing Thursday, 9:30am -10:30am

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Zumba w/ Mary

Zumba w/ Mary

Instructor: Mary Raia

 

 

Ongoing Sunday, 8:30am-9:30am
Ongoing Wednesday, 6pm - 7pm

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Zumba w/ Peggy

Zumba w/ Peggy

Instructor: Peggy Roth

 Peggy welcomes the Zumba-curious, as well as Zumba enthusiasts, to come smile & sweat for an hour every Monday night!"Come dance to captivating Latin and international beats! All levels are welcome! Enjoy this perfect combination …

Ongoing Mon, 6pm - 7pm

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