Workshops

Upcoming Events

Monterey Mile Race Series from Fleet Feet

 
1/22/22
 
$15
 
Dust Bowl Brewing - Parking Lot

Fleet Feet invites you to join us for the Monterey Mile Race Series, a 3-part road mile race series that will be held every other Saturday, January 8 - February 5. We will race a one mile stretch from the...

Pub Run with Fleet Feet and Fieldwork Brewing

 
1/24/22
 
 
Fieldwork Brewing Company

Fleet Feet Monterey is hosting a Pub Run at 6:30pm. We'll begin and end at Fieldwork Brewing Company. Mizuno will have some of their running shoes for you to try out on the run. All paces, levels, distances, and abilities are always welcome. Post-run, we can grab a beer together!

Registration Deadline for Slowfiber Book Club Sew Along: "Slow Stitch"

 
2/1/22
 
$30
 
Slowfiber

Join Slowfiber owner Jaki Canterbury for a Slowfiber Book Club Sew Along featuring the book Slow Stitch: Mindful and Contemplative Textile Art by Claire Wellesley-Smith. We will meet on Zoom on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month, 5:30pm-6:30pm, Feb 24 - Apr 28. Fee is $30. Registration deadline is Feb 1.

The is not a class but a creative support and sharing book club. To participate, you need to be able to hand stitch. For more info and to register, visit the Slowfiber website .

Half Marathon Training Program Begins at Fleet Feet Monterey

 
2/2/22
 
$150
 
Fleet Feet Monterey

Are you looking for a half marathon training community? Fleet Feet Monterey's 12-week Half Marathon Training Program begins Wednesday, February 2. No matter whether it's your first time or eleventh time running a half marathon, we are here to help...

Doll Making Workshop at Slowfiber: Create Your Alter Ego

 
2/4/22
 
$60
 
Slowfiber

Have you ever googled doll making or self-portrait dolls? An endless menagerie of possibilities is what you will find! In this workshop at Slowfiber on February 4, 9am-12pm, we'll explore the ideas around a possible alternative "you" in the form...

The Upcycled Quilt - A Hand Stitching Workshop at Slowfiber

 
2/5/22
 
$60
 
Slowfiber

Slowfiber presents a 4-hour workshop led by Lyn Sandberg entitled The Upcycled Quilt: A Hand Stitching Class Using the Siddhe People's Style of Construction Commonly Known as Kawandi . This class is offered on the first Saturday of every month,...

Poetry Workshop at Old Capitol Books

 
2/6/22
 
$10
 
Old Capitol Books

On the first Sunday of every month, 6pm-8pm, Old Capitol Books and Boukra Press host a poetry writing workshop. All levels are welcome. This is two hours of facilitated and structured poetry writing for only $10. Feedback given by trained...

MendBar Happy Hour Fridays at Slowfiber

 
2/11/22
 
$5-$10
 
Slowfiber

Join Slowfiber at our MendBar Happy Hour taking place every Friday, 5:30pm-8pm, at the shop. Fee is $5-$10, sliding scale. Please register in advance.

Mend Bar Happy Hour, is where we upcycle, recycle and repair garments. Each week covers a particular skill and offers a chance for a fresh look in your closet. Supplies are included in the price. You'll develop skills as you go free from judgement in a supportive and fun environment.

Embroidered Tapestry Weaving Workshop for Beginners at Slowfiber

 
2/19/22
 
$75
 
Slowfiber

In this beginning tapestry weaving workshop held on Saturday, February 19, 12pm-4pm, instructor Ayla Stocker will teach us how to create a woven bouquet. Learn all the fundamental skills of tapestry weaving with experimental embroidery with ribbon, single ply yarns,...

What’s on Your Plate?: Hand-Stitched Collage in the Round at Slowfiber

 
4/1/22
 
$75
 
Slowfiber

Slowfiber presents a class entitled What's on Your Plate? in which you'll create a hand-stitched collage in the round with instructor Patrice Vecchione. Taking our inspiration from the mandala and from Judy Chicago’s The Dinner Party , we’ll create...

Dye Camp: A Learning Weekend & Study Group from Slowfiber

 
5/13/22
 
 
Slowfiber

Join Slowfiber at the first annual Slowfiber Dye Camp-Study Group: a weekend of natural, botanical dyeing as a cooperative event for 25-35 participants in Corral de Tierra, May 13-15. We will bring our dyeing curiosities and discoveries together to share...

Past Events

DIY Succulent Pumpkin Workshop

 
10/19/19
 
$75
 
Petite Petal Co.

Learn how to create this beautiful succulent pumpkin! A perfect hostess gift or centerpiece for your dining table. This piece will last up to 6 months if properly cared for. Once the pumpkin starts to show it's age you can...

Sacred Intimacy / Tantra for Loving Couples: Workshop at ISGC

 
2/15/20
 
$210
 
Intimacy, Sexuality & Gender Center of Monterey

The Intimacy, Sexuality and Gender Center of Monterey is offering a specialized one-day tantra workshop including all aspects of sacred tantra, focusing on uniting the sensual, sexual, and sacred energy with partners in a bonding, healing experience. Space is still available, call 831-375-7553 to register.

Make a Fairy Garden Workshop for Kids

 
3/18/17
 
$20+
 
Petite Petal Co.

Spring is coming so come celebrate by making a fairy garden with Petite Petal. By registering, you reserve a seat at the workshop where rocks, dirt and moss will be included. Containers, plants and decorative accessories will be sold a...

Beginners' Yoga Workshop at Om Studios

 
2/1/20
 
$55
 
Om Studios

Om Studios presents a Beginners' Yoga Workshop taught by Michael Simpson on Saturday. The workshop will provide an introduction to breath, alignment, and movement. Yoga postures will be reviewed to address individual needs and concerns with modifications provided as needed. $55

Macrame Heart Wall Hang

 
2/8/20
 
$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.

Hanging Macrame Planter Workshop with Macramama!

 
7/15/18
 
$75
 
Petite Petal Co.

For this workshop you will make your own Macrame Plant Hanger. Learn a few basic knots and go home with your very own handmade macrame plant hanger. $75 includes macrame lesson and all materials for your handmade macrame plant hanger.

Floral Arrangement Workshop

 
11/22/21
 
$85
 
Petite Petal Co.

Welcome fall with this fun introduction to flower arranging. Some basic floral care and techniques will be discussed. You will create your own fall inspired arrangement to take home. We will be using a variety of seasonal and local blooms.

"Shadows from the Past" Tour at Monterey Museum of Art

 
11/6/21
 
$15
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Montery Museum of Art on Pacific Street invites you to join artist Na Omi Judy Shintani on a one-hour tour through the exhibition "Shadows from the Past: Sansei Artists and the American Concentration Camps."

Learn how Shintani's family history and experiences as a sansei generation artist have shaped her life and work. Purchase tickets online here.

Handstand, Forearm Stand, Hopping, and Floating Workshop at Union Yoga

 
2/16/20
 
$40
 
Union Yoga

Union Yoga presents a yoga workshop led by Nichol Chase focusing on methods for hopping and floating in and out of the handstand and forearm stand. By working step-by-step and exploring every nuance, expect to have fun, be challenged, and to surprise yourself with what you can do!⁣

Nutrition Clinic at Fleet Feet Monterey

 
1/15/22
 
free
 
Fleet Feet Monterey

Fleet Feet Monterey invites you to join us at 9:30am this Saturday after our weekly fun run for a free nutrition clinic with Allison Bone , a registered dietitian, certified eating disorder dietitian, and sports dietitian. Allison is dedicated to helping individuals develop a healthy relationship with food and their bodies through customized therapeutic nutrition and movement interventions.

Pub Run with Fleet Feet and Fieldwork Brewing

 
1/10/22
 
 
Fieldwork Brewing Company

Fleet Feet Monterey is hosting a Pub Run at 6:30pm. We'll begin and end at Fieldwork Brewing Company. Karhu will have some of their running shoes for you to test out. All paces, levels, distances, and abilities are always welcome. Post-run, we can grab a beer together!

Fleet Feet's Spring 2022 Marathon Training Program Begins

 
1/5/22
 
$200
 
Fleet Feet Monterey

Fleet Feet Monterey invites you to join us for our Marathon Training Program beginning January 5. We'll meet every Wednesday, 6:30pm-8pm, and Saturday, 8am-9:30am. Whether this is your first long distance race or you have a specific time goal, we can help get you to the finish line. Fee is $200.

Paint Your Art Out at Sovino Wine Bar

 
12/19/21
 
$40/$10
 
Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant

Sovino Wine Bar and Merchant presents a Paint and Sip Class ! Tonight, local artist and retired art teacher Bunny Paivine will be teaching an easy-to-follow painting class both in person ($40) and online ($10). Advance registration required . All materials and instruction are included.

MendBar Happy Hour Fridays at slowfiber

 
10/8/21
 
$5-$10
 
Slowfiber

Join slowfiber at our MendBar Happy Hour taking place 2nd, 3rd and 4th Fridays, 5:30pm-8pm, at the shop. Fee is $5-$10, sliding scale. Please register in advance.

Mend Bar Happy Hour, is where we upcycle, recycle and repair garments. Each week covers a particular skill and offers a chance for a fresh look in your closet. Supplies are included in the price. You'll develop skills as you go free from judgement in a supportive and fun environment.

Pub Run with Fleet Feet, Diadora, and Fieldwork Brewing

 
12/13/21
 
 
Fieldwork Brewing Company

Fleet Feet Monterey is hosting a Pub Run at 6:30pm. We'll begin and end at Fieldwork Brewing Company. Diadora will have some of their top-selling running shoes for you to test run in. All paces, levels, distances, and abilities are always welcome. Post-run, we can grab a beer together!

Plog for the Holidays with Fleet Feet!

 
12/11/21
 
 
Fleet Feet Monterey

Fleet Feet Monterey is partnering with Hoka and GU Energy to plog for the holidays on Saturday, December 11 at 8am. Do you know what plogging is? It's when you go for a run/walk and pick up trash. Not only...

Artist Reiko Fujii at Monterey Museum of Art

 
12/4/21
 
free with admission
 
Monterey Museum of Art

Monterey Museum of Art on Pacific Street invites you to visit the Museum on Saturday, December 4, 10am-11am, for a chance to speak with artist Reiko Fujii whose work appears in our exhibit entitled Shadows from...