Workshops

Upcoming Events

Beginning Class in 3D Printing at Monterey Museum of Art

 
6/15/24
 
$75
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Monterey Museum of Art presents a beginning class in 3D printing on Saturday, June 15, 1:30pm-4:30pm, taught by Cady de Lay. In this class, you will sculpt your favorite animals in clay then learn how to produce them with a...

Sourdough Talk with Chef Cody Alias of Ad Astra Bread Co

 
6/15/24
 
free
 
Monterey Public Library

Monterey Public Library Friends and Foundation presents A Sourdough Talk with Ad Astra Bread Co's Head Chef, Cody Alias, on Saturday, June 15 at 2pm in the Community Room of Monterey Public Library. This event is free and open to...

Summer Kick-Off Event for Monterey Core Fitness Members

 
6/21/24
 
 
Monterey Core Fitness

Monterey Core Fitness is hosting a members-only Summer Kick-Off Event, on Friday, June 21 at 5:30pm.

Members can bring a free plus-one for a HIIT workout followed by a cool down with some refreshing treats and social time. Say...

Make a Vase Workshop at Casey Starks Studio

 
6/23/24
 
$150
 
Casey Starks Studio

Casey Starks Studio presents a Make a Vase Workshop on Sunday, June 23, 10am-12:30pm. Fee is $150. Register on our website.

In this workshop, Casey will teach you how to make your own unique vase using the coil building method, demonstrating various ways to build with coils as well as different ways to finish the surface of your piece.

Free Lecture: "Steinbeck, Ricketts, and the Western Flyer"

 
6/27/24
 
free
 
MIIS, Irvine Auditorium

The Old Monterey Foundation presents a free lecture, "Steinbeck, Ricketts and the Western Flyer: The Intersection of Science and the Arts" on Thursday, June 27 at 6:30pm at Irvine Auditorium on the campus of MIIS. Admission is free, but space is limited - register here .

Sound Meditation at Om Studios

 
6/27/24
 
 
Om Studios

Om Studios presents a Sound Meditation led by Jordan and Austin on Thursday, June 27 at 7:15pm. Leave this workshop feeling renewed and rested from just a short time of work. Register on the Om Studios website .

Community Yoga Class at Monterey Hostel

 
7/5/24
 
free
 
Monterey Hostel

Join Doris at Monterey Hostel for a yoga class focusing on functional core stability on the first Friday of every month, 9:30am-10:30am. Beginners are welcome!

Improve your balance, mobility, and strength. Learn how to breathe,align, renew, reset, and strengthen into summer so we can live our best possible life.

Elementary Sewing Skills Sew-Along at Slowfiber

 
7/11/24
 
$40
 
Slowfiber

Begin at the beginning with the Slowfiber Book Club Sew Along, starting Thursday, July 11 at 6pm. If you can follow instructions, you love fabric and clothes, have some sewing experience and are comfortable with your machine, and want to learn and/or re-learn some skills, join us for this book club, held over Zoom twice a month through September.

In this class we'll be going through the "Elementary Sewing Skills" book written by Merchant & Mills founder, Carolyn Denham, while working on a Merchant & Mills pattern of your choice. Fee is $40 per person. Register on the Slowfiber website .

Skincare Rituals Workshop

 
7/13/24
 
$66
 
Florra

Turn your everyday skincare routine into personal rituals that nourish your skin from the inside out. Learn how to incorporate mini skincare rituals for daytime and nighttime for healthy and glowing skin. Licensed Esthetician Pauline Farace will answer all your...

NAUI Rescue Scuba Diver Class at Bamboo Reef

 
8/10/24
 
 
Bamboo Reef Dive Shop

Would you know what to do if your buddy suddenly became unconscious or stopped breathing during a dive? Would you know how to help a fellow diver with a diving-related illness? Here's your chance to learn!

Bamboo Reef Dive...

Past Events

Chalk Lettering and Rustic Frame Workshop with Bobo Design

 
3/10/18
 
$125
 
Freshly Worn Furniture

In Chalk Lettering for Beginners, you’ll learn the basics to working with chalk as well as trade tips and tricks to create beautifully finished pieces that will WOW your friends. This is a very small group to allow for more personalized and in-depth instruction. There is a max capacity of 8 students, so be sure to secure your seat!

Macrame Heart Wall Hang

 
2/10/19
 
$65
 
Petite Petal Co.

For this workshop you will make your own macrame heart wall hang! Learn a few basic knots and go home with your very own handmade macrame wall hang.

$65 includes macrame lesson and all materials for your handmade macrame...

Women's One Rep Max Test Days at Monterey Core Fitness

 
4/22/24
 
$30
 
Monterey Core Fitness

Ladies, it's time for One Rep Max Test Days at Monterey Core Fiiness. Curious about your squat, deadlift, leg press, chest press, or wide row? April 22-26, our trainers will be at the gym to help you discover your max weight.

Only 4 spots available per time slot - register here . Female members and non-members are welcome. Fee is $30.

All About Whalefest Monterey: Presentation by Mary Alice Cerrito Fettis

 
2/12/24
 
$10 suggested donation
 
Casa Serrano

The Native Daughters of the Golden West invites the community to enjoy a presentation by Mary Alice Cerrito Fettis entitled, "A Wale's Tale: All About Whalefest Monterey." $10 suggested donation. Please RSVP to Wendy Brickman at 831-633-4444.

DIY Succulent Pumpkin Workshop

 
10/25/21
 
$60
 
Petite Petal Co.

Welcome fall with an adorable pumpkin succulent! In this class we show you how to make a pumpkin adorned with succulents. All materials will be provided including pumpkin, succulent cuttings, moss and decor.

Free Yoga Class on Colton Hall Lawn

 
9/4/21
 
free
 
Colton Hall Lawn

Blue Zones Project Monterey County presents a free yoga class with instructor Ariel Johnson on the lawn in front of Colton Hall on Saturday, September 4, 10am-11am. Learn how moving naturally can add years to your life!

Summer Floral Arrangement Workshop

 
7/27/19
 
 
Petite Petal Co.

Join Petite Petal for a hands on workshop where we will show you how to compose a beautiful Summer inspired arrangement. Learn how to create elegant and unexpected compositions by layering different textures and colors with seasonal materials.

Woodland Arrangement Workshop

 
4/20/19
 
$50
 
Petite Petal Co.

Join us for a spring floral workshop where we teach you how to create a woodland inspired arrangement that will surely delight! This arrangement is set on a bed of moss with whimsical poppies, tulips and ranunculus popping up to welcome spring.

DIY Jewelry Making Class with PS Jewelry

 
2/16/17
 
 
REDEMPTION

Join us for Redemption's first ever DIY class! Led by Priscilla of PS Jewelry, in this class you'll learn to make a hand stamped necklace (for yourself, loved one, or bestie) and a gemstone keychain to take home! The event...

Screening of Ep. 1 of Docuseries "The Principles of Pleasure"

 
8/25/22
 
free
 
The Pearl Works

The Pearl Works, a community co-working space, is hosting a free screening of the first episode of the acclaimed Netflix docuseries The Principles of Pleasure .

In attendance will be one of the featured sex educators from the docuseries, Dirty Lola , as well as local sex therapist Michael Guichet and pelvic floor physical therapist Kyle Hartman . Community conversation and Q&A after the screening.

Mother's Day Floral Arrangement Workshop

 
5/9/24
 
$80
 
Florra

Bring your mom, aunt, bestie and celebrate Mother’s Day with us! Join us for a workshop on how to make a feminine floral arrangement. Learn how to create elegant and unexpected compositions by layering different textures and colors with seasonal materials.

New Student Special at Om Studios

 
11/27/21
 
 
Om Studios

Om Studios, home of yoga, barre, and Pilates classes, is currently offering a special for new students! Enjoy 21 days of unlimited yoga and barre for $59 and/or 3 Pilates Reformer classes for $59. Please visit our website...

The Moon in You Astrology Workshop

 
12/7/23
 
55
 
Florra

This fun and interactive workshop is for the moon lovers who would like to learn how to work with the moon in order to get to know themselves on a deeper level. When we learn to work with the natural cycles of nature and our own inner rhythms, we are better able to find harmony, health, and wellbeing.

Candle Making Workshop with Johnny Wicks at Monterey Museum of Art

 
3/2/24
 
$30
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Monterey Museum of Art hosts a candle making workshop with Johnny Wicks Candle Studio on Saturday, March 2, 1:30pm-3:30pm. Create a soy wax candle from scratch, choosing the scent, color, and any accessories. Fee is $30 per person. ...