Classes & Activities



Arcata Community Pool

1150 16th St, Arcata, CA 95521
Arcata’s Community Pool offers six 25-yard lap lanes, a shallow area 2.5-4 feet deep, and a deep area 7-12 feet deep with a 1 meter diving board and observation seating area. Lap lanes are for adults only. There is a water slide, fitness center, and patio area with hot tub and sauna (for adult use).

(707) 822-6801
Arcata Healing Arts Center

940 9th Street, Arcata, CA 95521
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. 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.

(707) 630-5047
Arcata Playhouse

1251 9th Street, Arcata, CA 95521
The Arcata Playhouse is a community arts center that presents live theater, music, variety arts, and films. The 150 seat venue is regularly used by a diverse collection of community organizations and individuals, and hosts youth workshops, a teen program, a family performance series as well as an Artists-in-Schools Program.

(707) 822-1575
Far North Climbing Gym

1065 K Street, Suite C, Arcata CA 95521
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.

707-826-9558
Foodwise Kitchen

971 8th Street, Arcata, CA 95521
Sharing knowledge and space in the kitchen to inspire a healthier community. Plant based teaching kitchen offering private cooking classes. Fully plant based and seasonally inspired!

(707) 633-8328
Hatchet House Throwing Club

737 G Street, Arcata, CA 95521
Hatchet House Throwing Club is Humboldt’s only indoor axe throwing venue and much more. We offer an all ages venue to experience something new, play games and connect with your inner lumberjack. Reservations recommended but not required. Book online at our website!

(707) 630-5203
Healthsport

300 Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway Arcata, CA 95521
Healthy. Fit. You. At HealthSPORT you’ll find everything you need in a Health Club – top of the line strength & cardio equipment, GroupX Classes, Swim Lessons, Gymnastics, HSPFit, Personal Training, Pilates Reformer, and Food Coaching.

(707) 822-3488
Humboldt Jiu Jitsu

1041 F Street, Arcata, CA 95521
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

(707) 822-6278
Lifted Arcata

908 O Street, Arcata, CA 95521
It is our mission to create an atmosphere of accomplishment, that you can take with you in the form of courage, confidence, hope, strength, and fitness. We welcome you all, to participate in improving your life and ours, we look forward to our success together, lifting us to new heights! Individualized Group Training – Movement Training – Strength Training – FMS certified (Functional Movement Systems) – Spartan Training – Olympic Weightlifting – Nutritional Coaching – Personal Training

(707) 840-6131
Loving Hands Institute of Healing Arts

32 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata CA 95521
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.

(707) 630-3407
Moonrise Herbs

826 G Street, Arcata, CA 95521 on the Arcata Plaza
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 established in 1985. Moonrise Herbs supplies 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.

(707) 822-5296
Movewell

901 8th Street, Arcata, CA 95521
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. All bodies, all levels of movers, every body is welcome, and we cannot wait to Movewell with you!

(707) 599-2321
No Limits Dance Academy

1093 10th St, Arcata CA 95521
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.

(707) 825-0922
Old School Hot Yoga

740 15th St, Arcata, CA 95521
Old School Hot Yoga offers Hatha Yoga classes in which you will 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.  The magic of this class is that beginners to advanced students can practice the same posture at different levels of ability.

707-407-6859
Om Shala Yoga

101 H St, Arcata, CA 95521
Our mission is to offer the highest quality instruction, by experienced and compassionate instructors, maintain an inclusive, safe and supportive space which encourages long-term, effective practice, and to build a cooperative community atmosphere through special events and service initiatives.

(405) 823-9919
Redwood Raks Collective

824 L Street, #16, Arcata, CA in the Creamery District
Redwood Raks Collective is a vibrant community-driven cultural center with a mission to foster movement education and human connection through a diverse array of classes and events. We are a little hard to find at the end of the courtyard beyond The Pub, a water fountain, and a tree. Featuring Samba, Swing/Lindy, Salsa, Bachata, Rueda, Dance Fitness, African Dance, Folk Dance, West Coast Swing, Middle Eastern Dance, Capoeira, and more!

707-616-6876
The Miniplex

900 Samoa Blvd, Arcata, CA 95521
THE MINIPLEX is a locally owned venue and single-screen theatre dedicated to bringing the latest diverse, award-winning independent films and documentaries, as well as big-city touring acts, to small-town Humboldt County! Tucked within Richard’s Goat Tavern & Tea Room.

The Sanctuary Arcata

1301 J Street, Arcata, CA 95521
A community arts center and non-profit organization, the Sanctuary Arcata is 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.

(707) 822-0898
Tosha Yoga

1251 9th Street, Arcata CA 95521 in the Creamery Building
Vinyasa-based 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 and is 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 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. 

(707) 633-3866
Trillium Dance Studios

855 8th Street, Arcata, CA 95521
Trillium Dance Studios offers ballet, contemporary, modern, tap, hip hop & Latin dance styles, as well as various workshop classes year round. 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.

(707) 822-8408
Vibes Yoga Studio

613 H Street, Suite A, Arcata, CA 95521
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.

(707) 407-5457