Classes & Activities
Arcata Healing Arts Center (AHAC) is cooperatively run by a group of healing arts practitioners who share the common vision of a community centered healing space.is the place for you and your family to come for healing body, mind, and spirit, providing massage, acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, herbal medicine, reiki, aromatherapy, yoga therapy, sound healing and more. Alongside many powerful and transformative healing modalities, we offer workshops, classes, community events, and a wealth of support and tools to help you realize your most vibrant state of health, happiness, and well-being.
Check social media and website for updates and information.
Arcata Playhouse is adapting to this new environment with a variety of community services online and outside. The Playhouse presents music in the theatre brought to you online by local favorites; an art supply delivery service called the “Wonder Wagon” for kids of all ages; and ongoing community public art projects. Visit our website to find out more about our current services and projects.
Humboldt County’s Premier Indoor Climbing Gym. Our facility is friendly to all with over 5000 square feet of Bouldering. With youth parties, climbing classes, and curriculum for elementary and high school students, Far North Climbing Gym is dedicated to keeping Humboldt’s youth healthy and active. Check social media for hours and updates!
Sharing knowledge and space in the kitchen to inspire a healthier community. Plant based teaching kitchen. Normally offers cooking classes. Check out the website for community events and COVID safe recipe shares.
Please see website for current schedule and class information or contact us for consultation: 707.822.6278
The mission of Humboldt Jiu Jitsu is to create a safe positive training experience for adults and kids alike so their students can learn, grow, and achieve any of their martial arts goals. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu* ~ Muay Thai Kickboxing ~ Self-Defense ~ Kung Fu San Soo
Loving Hands has been in Humboldt County for over 35 years. With a solid reputation in this wonderful community, we look forward to sharing our knowledge and services with all different types of people from various backgrounds. We are proud to be the only state licensed and certified massage school in Humboldt County! Visit our website and social media for more information and booking classes, workshops, and services.
Open Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 12pm-5pm
Moonrise Herbs was established in Arcata, California, in 1985 with the mission to be an outlet for beautifully vibrant, high-quality herbs and tea blends, along with a variety of tinctures, extracts, essential oils, supplements and natural body care products. Moonrise Herbs is proud to supply over 400 beautifully vibrant, bulk herbs and tea blends of the highest quality. Whenever possible, our bulk herbs and teas are organically grown, locally grown or ethically wildcrafted. We buy from small companies to assure great quality, vibrancy, color and scent. We also love to create several tea blends ourselves.
Check our website for details on classes in physical and virtual studio space including our NEW Movewell Mobile series!
Movewell is a movement studio in downtown Arcata that is dedicated to providing a brave space to inspire you to love your body through movement. We are primarily a Pilates studio that recognizes all forms of movement can contribute to overall well being. We offer Pilates, Barre, Dance, Yoga, and Aerial Yoga group classes, personal sessions, workshops, and special events. We believe that everybody deserves the opportunity to move well. When we move our body, we move our mind, and move our soul. Wherever you are on your movement journey, we are here to support you and invite you to move well. All bodies, all levels of movers, every body is welcome, and we cannot wait to Movewell with you!
Check our website for virtual and in-person class schedules!
At the No Limits Dance Academy our first and foremost goal is to foster a love and appreciation of dance in all of our students. We emphasize a professional environment, technical perfection and fun! Dance training at No Limits offers a unique experience for students to develop grace, coordination, rhythm, self discipline and confidence. The majority of classes offered at the No Limits Dance Academy are for recreational dancers. Most of the upper level classes (with the exception of our ballet classes) are dance team classes.
Practicing Hatha yoga to physically purify the body. Old School Hot Yoga is an exciting, hardworking, and effective yoga class. Sweat, strive, and laugh yourself to optimum health, balance, and well-being.
Our yoga room is heated to allow for a deeper release and to avoid injury. This yoga class is recommended for those seeking an active and progressive yoga class. The magic of this class is that beginners to advanced students can practice the same posture at different levels of ability. There is an exact position for everyone at every level, which our trained instructors will help you find. Visit website for current class information.
No indoor classes in the Purple tier, but there are online offerings in several styles. Thank you to the community helping keep this newly non-profit collective afloat. Most updates are posted on Facebook.
Currently creating online content while the physical doors are closed. Check website for links and project updates!
“The Sanctuary exists to creatively connect people with resources, experiences, ideas, and each other. Located in downtown Arcata, CA, the Sanctuary is a community arts center and non-profit organization based in an historic building that was constructed in 1916 to be the Arcata Women’s Clubhouse. Today, it is a bustling community center, gallery, artist residency, library, music venue, and workshop, with lab facilities including printmaking, ceramics, textiles, small metals, book arts, woodworking, music recording, bicycle repair, culinary arts, gardening, homesteading, and more.”
A Vinyasa-based yoga studio in Arcata, California. Yoga classes offered on a daily, drop-in basis as well as series. Located in the historic Creamery building, Tosha was started by Suzanne Dunning. Check our website for updates.
We are devoted to helping you thrive by keeping the studio as clean and simple as possible. We aim to keep the space clear of commerce, screens, and toxicity. We are a cash or check or Venmo only business. We support local florists growing flowers that don’t destroy the earth and local potters make most of the teacups we use for serving tea. We make all our own tea blends with organic herbs that we either grow, wild craft, or buy from reputable sources.
Trillium Dance Studios was founded in 2006 by owner/director Erin McKeever. The program offers ballet, contemporary, modern, tap, hip hop & Latin dance styles, as well as various workshop classes year round. Originally Dance Class with Erin Fernandez, Trillium Dance has an emphasis on positivity & encouragement. The faculty strives to energize & inspire their students, as well as promote creativity & healthy dance technique in a supportive environment. The studio performs 2 large-scale dance productions each year, to highlight the achievements of the students and to showcase the performing Ensembles.
Please check social media for current class offerings, including a full online schedule of classes!
With a variety of innovative classes that focus on fluidity of movement and the unity of breath, we believe through the practice of yoga and movement you can create a strong, clear and connected body, mind and spirit. Our studio is light, bright and airy; filled with natural light and fresh air. Complimentary yoga mats, cotton blankets, natural cork blocks and straps are available. We offer the perfect environment to learn, discover and expand your heart, mind, and body.
Enjoy Sunday Brunch @ 11 am with D.J. L Boogie (Lorna Bryant) @ The Griffin
“The Champagne Sessions” virtual party with D.J. L Boogie on Instagram Live
Make sure to contribute to this local artist’s “virtual tip jar” via the Venmo app @djlboogie
To keep fitness accessible for our members during shelter-in-place, HealthSPORT is offering workout videos & W.O.Ds (Workout of the Day). Avoid cabin fever & stay on track. These video classes & W.ODs. are free to view & require no special equipment.
Re-runs of videos will be shared on Facebook at regular class times
Videos are available to view here on your own time, no Facebook required
W.O.Ds will be updated weekly
Working out alone is hard, especially when you’re missing your gym fam. Not to worry, join us on Zoom or Facebook Live!
Fitnesses classes on Facebook Live and Zoom, gear available for purchase on website, call for loaner equipment.
BIG NEWS!! Thanks to the generosity of our independent film distributors Kino Lorber, Film Movement, and Music Box Films, we’re now able to bring NEW world-class, big city cinema to the comfort of your Humboldt home during our temporary closure! ?? For the price of ONE movie ticket your *entire household* can watch one of these exciting new films they’ve made available exclusively to arthouse cinemas!
This month’s award-winning NEW films include a French take on colonialism, revolution, female desire (and voodoo) in Haiti; + a Georgian tale of forbidden love, resilience and “emotional expression at its most liberated and life-affirming;” + a “bracingly confrontational” and darkly comedic modern take on the ‘spaghetti western’ from Brazil; and the continuation of 2020 Oscar nominee ‘CORPUS CHRISTI’ plus “outstandingly funny and good-natured” Irish comedy ‘EXTRA ORDINARY.’ Click on photos for “ticket” links and more info!
When you purchase a film it will be available to your household for 3 to 5 days (check each film link for details) and your support will help us continue our mission to bring the best new indie cinema, documentaries, and foreign films to Humboldt when we reopen. Thank you for your continued support of independent films and theatres!