Workshops

Upcoming Events

Mat Body Sculpt Class at Monterey Core Fitness

 
2/26/24
 
$30
 
Monterey Core Fitness

Monterey Core Fitness presents a new pop-up class, Mat Body Sculpt, on 2/16 at 7am, 2/18 at 9am, and 2/26 at 7pm. This class, taught by Harmony True, will combine barre and Pilates for a 50-minute full body mat workout. Register here .

1864 to War's End: Central Coast Conference

 
3/1/24
 
$285
 
Monterey History and Art at Stanton Center

Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of American history at the "1864 to War's End" Central Coast Conference, a captivating three-day exploration of the pivotal final full year of the American Civil War, held March 1-3 at Monterey...

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. ...

Art and Artists in Casa Serrano

 
3/3/24
 
FREE for Members // $10 Non-Members
 
Casa Serrano

Join Monterey History and Art Association and local art expert Terry Trotter on Sunday, March 3, 2pm-4pm, for a captivating tour of the art and artists at the historic Casa Serrano adobe. Admission is free for MHAA members, $10 for non-members.

Fleet Feet Beginning Run/Walk Training Program

 
3/13/24
 
 
Fleet Feet Monterey

Fleet Feet Monterey is excited to announce a new program we are adding in 2024: The Starting Line: Beginning Run and Walk Training Program. Whether you/re looking to begin your fitness journey, start walking or running, or returning after an...

Florra Mixer | Imagine

 
3/14/24
 
$44
 
Florra

Calling all soul-led entrepreneurs, healers, makers, artists, and anyone who has felt the call to follow their heart and share their gifts. Florra is hosting monthly mixers for like-minded folks to come together to meet, share, collaborate, and learn from one another.

Hand Stitching Quilts: Skill Building for Beginners at Slowfiber

 
3/29/24
 
$95
 
Slowfiber

Slowfiber presents a workshop with Lyn Sandberg entitled Hnad Stitching Your Quilts, Like Days Gone By , a skill-building class for beginners on Friday, March 29, 12pm-4pm. Fee is $95. Please register here .

You know the difference in the feel of a hand-quilted and a machine-quilted quilt. Let's learn to do it like our ancestors.

Past Events

Monterey Parks Horticulture Faire and Plant Exchange 2023

 
3/18/23
 
free
 
Colton Hall Lawn

Monterey Parks Division presents the 66th Annual Horticulture Faire and Plant Exchange on the lawn in front of Colton Hall, held rain or shine. In addition to a bounty of plant cuttings, exhibits this year will include information on native plants, drought resistant plants, and more.

Macrame Semi Circle Wall Hang Workshop

 
4/25/20
 
$75
 
Petite Petal Co.

Petite Petal and Chantel from Astilbe +May join forces for this beautiful wall hanging macrame workshop! In this class you will learn how to make a semi circle macrame wall hang adorned with beautiful recycled chiffon ribbons!

Candle Making Workshop Celebrating Black Queens at Johnny Wicks

 
2/25/24
 
$50
 
Johnny Wicks Candle Studio

Join Johnny Wicks Candle Studio on Sunday, February 25 at 3pm for an inspiring afternoon dedicated to celebrating the strength, resilience, and achievements of Black women throughout history. This special candle-making event is designed to bring together strong-minded women of...

Yoga Inversions Workshop at Om Studios

 
2/25/24
 
$35
 
Om Studios

Om Studios presents a Yoga Inversions Workshop taught by Lynn Cordell on Sunday, February 25, 1pm-3:30pm. Fee is $35. Please register on Om Studios' website .

In this yoga workshop, we'll immerse ourselves in the art...

Ecstatic Dance Workshop at Om Studios

 
2/24/24
 
$30
 
Om Studios

Om Studios presents an Ecstatic Dance Workshop led by Jamie Oksas on Saturday, February 24, 6:30pm-8:30pm. Fee is $30. Register on our website. In this class, there are no dance moves to get right - this is an open space to allow your body to lead.

Printmaking Workshop with Jess Soriano Studio at Monterey Museum of Art

 
2/24/24
 
$75
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Monterey Museum of Art hosts a printmaking workshop with Jess Soriano on Saturday, February 24, 1:30pm-5:30pm. Discover the techniques and tools that will allow you to create linocut relief prints and stamps. Each participant will receive a starter kit to...

Esteban Carreras Cigar Tasting Event at Hellam's

 
2/22/24
 
$30
 
Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop

Hellam's Tobacco and Wine Shop presents a cigar tasting event featuring Esteban Carreras cigars on Thursday, February 22 at 7pm. Fee is $30. Join us for cigars, wine, raffles, and lots of fun!

Girls' Night Out with Brooks Running at Fleet Feet

 
2/18/24
 
free
 
Fleet Feet Monterey

Fleet Feet Monterey presents a Girls' Night Out with Brooks Running on Sunday, February 18 at 5:30pm. Prepare for an evening of effortless and enjoyable shopping as we offer free bra fittings, exclusive discounts, and the opportunity to customize your running shoes.

Mat Body Sculpt Class at Monterey Core Fitness

 
2/18/24
 
$30
 
Monterey Core Fitness

Monterey Core Fitness presents a new pop-up class, Mat Body Sculpt, on Friday, February 16 at 7am, Sunday, February 18 at 9am, and Monday, February 26 at 7pm. Pick the time that's best for you!

This class, taught by...

Stormy Saturday: A D&D Intro Session at Mythic Games

 
2/17/24
 
$10
 
Mythic Games Monterey

Mythic Games Monterey presents Stormy Saturday: A Dungeons and Dragons Introductory Session , 5pm-9:30pm. Join us for a beginner-level intro adventure and welcome to D&D guided by an experienced Dungeon Master. Space is limited - register and pay in advance at the store. Fee is $10.

Painting Workshop with Jessica Von Essen at Monterey Museum of Art

 
2/17/24
 
$49
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Monterey Museum of Art hosts an alcohol ink painting workshop with Jessica Von Esssen on Saturday, February 17, 1:30pm-3:30pm. Using colored liquid ink, isopropyl alcohol, and small bursts of air, participants will produce unique organic, flowing designs. Fee is $49...

Heartfelt Scents Candle Making Workshop at Johnny Wicks

 
2/16/24
 
$70/$40
 
Johnny Wicks Candle Studio

Join Johnny Wicks Candle Studio for a romantic and creative evening celebrating Valentine's Day on Friday, February 16 at 6:30pm. Couples' ticket package is is $70, single tickets are $40. Space is limited.

Mat Body Sculpt Class at Monterey Core Fitness

 
2/16/24
 
$30
 
Monterey Core Fitness

Monterey Core Fitness presents a new pop-up class, Mat Body Sculpt, on Friday, February 16 at 7am, Sunday, February 18 at 9am, and Monday, February 26 at 7pm. Pick the time that's best for you!

This class, taught by...

Sounds of Himalaya by Shaamaahs at Om Studios

 
2/15/24
 
$35
 
Om Studios

Om Studios presents a night of sound meditation with Sounds of Himalaya featuring live music by Shaamaahs on Thursday, Feb. 15, 7:15pm-8:45pm. Fee is $35. Register on Om Studios' website .

Shaamaahs is a project developed to perform a unique form of ambient music involving Tuvan Throat Singing, Invocative Mantra, Himalayan Singing Bowls, and Subtle Symphonic Soundscapes.

Valentine's Day Mixology Workshop

 
2/14/24
 
$95
 
Florra

Spend your Valentine's Day at Florra making cocktails inspired by the holiday of love and romance! Bring a Valentine, GALentine, or PALentine and enjoy an evening learning to craft creative cocktails together!

Galentine's Glow Candle Making Workshop at Johnny Wicks

 
2/13/24
 
$45/$80/$150
 
Johnny Wicks Candle Studio

Join Johnny Wicks Candle Studio for a memorable Galentine's Day workshop where you and your besties can unleash your creativity while crafting your very own custom candles on Tuesday, February 13 at 6:30pm. It's the perfect opportunity to bond, relax,...

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.

The Star, The Saint and The City: a Lecture and Book Signing

 
2/11/24
 
Free for Members // $10 Non-Members
 
Casa Serrano

You are invited to a book lecture by local author Bill Briggs on “How Sam Brannon’s Newspaper Heralded The Gold Rush and Created San Francisco.” Admission is free for MHAA members, $10 for all others.

Like a Greek tragedy...

Valentine's Day Candle Making Workshop at Johnny Wicks

 
2/10/24
 
$80/$45
 
Johnny Wicks Candle Studio

Join Johnny Wicks Candle Studio for a romantic and creative evening celebrating Valentine's Day on Saturday, Feb. 10 at 6:30pm. Craft your own personalized, hand-poured candles with your special someone. Couples' ticket package is is $80, single tickets are $45. Space is limited - register on our website .