This month in the Lobby Art Gallery we welcome mother and son artists, Mary and Joseph Siedman. Mary Siedman has lived on the Bolinas mesa for over forty years and has enjoyed painting the surrounding scenery from the ocean and Mt. Tamalpais to the small flowers and tiny aspects of her garden. The school she attended […]
We practice outside, behind the Dance Palace. Warm-up and practice of Tai Chi set as taught by Sifu Kuo Lien Ying, who certified Ellen to teach in 1978. Shaolin and weapons sets for advanced students. New students are taught individually. Please contact Ellen at firstname.lastname@example.org before attending. $45 monthly *Instructor led classes are held independently at the […]
The West Marin Contact Improvisation Jam (WMCIJ)— Every first Sunday of the month from 11am-1:30pm. $15-$20. After a period of little play and touch, the WMCJ offers a much needed opportunity to move and reconnect with others while exploring the principles of contact improvisation—shared weight, touch, movement awareness—with ease and curiosity. All kinds of movers are […]
Stretching and strenghtening the body. Balancing. Gaining range of motion in the joints. Practicing awareness. Joining together, once more, to breathe and let go of stress. Ellen has been teaching since 1970. She was certified in the Iyengar tradition and has also studied for many years with Ramanand Patel. Her years in dance and Tai […]
Kids Theater leads elementary school-aged children through a journey into the world of theater. Students develop acting skills through theater games, scene work, storytelling, creative movement, music-making, and character exploration. They will prepare to perform a play titled “The Last Wild Witch," an eco-fable by Starhawk. Students find their voice, build self-confidence, and discover the joys of performance through collaboration. […]
Private class *This event is a rental and held independently at the community center. Contact the organizer directly for up-to-date information and questions, COVID policies, etc. Masks are still required in the common spaces.
*Instructor-led classes are held independently at the community center. Contact the instructor directly for up-to-date information on holiday schedules and class questions, to register, COVID policies, and to make class tuition payments. Masks are still required in the common spaces.
Pilates with Lorraine Fisher-Smith* - In Person & Online via Zoom!West Marin personal trainer, yoga and Pilates instructor Lorraine Fisher-Smith guides a morning Pilates class. Pilates builds a strong core to promote good posture and prevent injury, and this class brings a focus on that strength for its practical application to our daily lives. Along […]
Aikido is the only martial art that seeks to resolve conflict without harming the attacker. Children find that aikido helps them learn to get along, build self confidence, develop focus, good manners, and calmness. Training develops physical coordination and balance as children run, roll, jump, and fall. Contact instructor Ruth Lopez at email@example.com for more information or […]
Aikido is a non-aggressive form of self-defense that emphasizes the control of the self as the path to control of a situation. Wear loose clothing or martial arts gi. Cost $5 mat fee per session. Sensei is Bruce Fox, Godan in Seidokan Aikido. Ongoing Tuesdays, 5:30pm – 6:45pm For more information, contact Bruce Fox. *Instructor […]
A multicultural art program taught at the Dance Palace for children ages 7-12. Artists of many cultures will be invited to participate. The children will use two- and three-dimensional media—painting, printmaking, ceramics, jewelry, and textiles— to develop their own unique expressions. Visits to local galleries are included. A snack is provided before class. Enrollment is […]
Fun with Code provides a fun way for students to learn how to develop games or apps from the ground up! We have a variety of awesome projects, including race cars, pixel art, GoalieMania!, animation and music, Whack-A-Mole, and more! For grades 3-8. Wednesdays, 3:30pm-5:00pm January 18 - March 29; no class on February 22 […]
Deep Flow Yoga with TrishnaWednesdays 6:00-7:30 pm Please follow this link to sign up by the month or for individual classes. In this Community Class offering we practice in the spirit of generosity or Dāna (Saṃskṛta).Essentially, by donation! Even if you will not pay online, please follow the above link for your first class with me so […]
A FREE developmental playgroup for children 0-3 years of age and their parents, caregivers and families. Provided by a partnership between the Dance Palace and Parent Services Project. Come together to play, learn and prepare your child for success in school and life with intentional, developmentally-appropriate learning experiences. Through these experiences, your child will be […]
Come sing! Join us after school on Thursdays at the Dance Palace. All singers 1st-5th grades are invited to join! Walkdown from the West Marin School (after the Inverness bus arrives) will be supervised by Sarah Cane, who will then direct the choir. Regular rehearsals will be Thursdays, 3:15-4:15pm, at the Dance Palace. Session registration required; […]
ZUMBA with Gina Tanner and Chrissy Costello ZUMBA is a fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves. Zumba routines incorporate interval training, alternating fast & slow rhythms, and resistance training. We absolutely love teaching Zumba classes. The reason is simple: Every class feels like a party! We are currently licensed to […]
The Point Reyes Station Village Association meetings on the second Thursday of every month. *This event is held independently at the community center. Please contact the organizer directly for up-to-date information regarding the event.
The NEW Little Ones Music Class gives children ages 3-6 an opportunity to learn songs, develop their imagination, and connect with new friends in a supportive community. Young, creative minds are encouraged to open up by an experienced, child-focused teacher who knows how to capture their attention and nurture their imagination. Each week children might engage in singing songs (in English […]
Learn to create a tasty cocktail you can make for your special valentine this year. Join Catherine Spanger as she demonstrates how to craft a delicious “Jammin’ Chocolate Cocktail” (vodka, luxardo cherry liqueur, strawberry jam and Nutella ) while also sharing a few helpful basic bar skills as you join her in making your own […]
Sábado - 11 de febrero, 7pm - 10pm ¡Vamos a Bailar! Presentando música latina con DJ Lue, el Dance Palace se convierte en un salón de baile: ¡trae a su pareja y a sus amigos! Los boletos cuestan $14 por persona; compre sus boletos en línea con anticipación; no hay boletos disponibles en la puerta. […]