ADULT CLASSES

MONDAYS

The Latin American Songbook – “Cuba Meets Brazil”  Ensemble Class for vocalists and instrumentalists 6pm-8pm. $350 10-12 weeks of class. Instructors: Tregar Otton & Maria Marquez  orinokia@mariamarquez.com

Luna Tambor: Brazilian Percussion All levels are welcome to this upbeat class. 7:30pm-9pm $15 p/class. Drop-ins welcome. Instructor: Marcos Odara marcosodara@gmail.com

Orchestra La Peña – Latin Jazz  Ensemble Class for vocalists and instrumentalists 8:30-10:30pm  $15/class   Instructor: Josh Jones joshjonesdrums@yahoo.com

TUESDAYS

Mindfulness Meditation Yoga 10:30am- 11:30am FREE every week. Drop-ins welcome. Instructor: sasannayee@gmail.com

Capoeira Angola – Brazilian martial arts, dance and music 7pm-9pm  $10/class Instructor:  sergiobitencourt81@gmail.com

Kizomba Dance 7pm-10pm. $15/class, or $10 w/ student ID Drop-ins welcome. Instructors: thebrotherskizomba@gmail.com

WEDNESDAYS

Conversational Brazilian-Portuguese 6:30pm-8:00pm $10-$20 sliding scale. Instructor: Acacia Woods awoodsch@gmail.com

Son Jarocho: Zapateado, Versada, and Jarana 7:30-9:30pm $15-$20  Instructor: Maria de la Rosa mariadlr4@gmail.com

Beat the Blues: Beginning Couples Dance Class (Followed by dance party, 10pm-12am) 8:00-10pm $6 -$16 Sliding Scale. Drop-ins welcome. Instructors: sundownblues.com

THURSDAYS

Capoeira Angola – Brazilian martial arts, dance and music  7-9pm  $10/class Instructor:  sergiobitencourt81@gmail.com

SATURDAYS

Adult Afro-Peruvian Dance & Cajon Saturdays 12-2pm $15/class, $50/month. Instructors: Gabriela Shiroma & Peta Robles  Gabriela.Shiroma@edd.ca.gov

SUNDAYS

Bomba: Afro-Puerto Rican Dance 1-3pm. $15/class, Instructors: Shefali Shah & Hector Lugo  shahshakti@yahoo.com

Rhythmic Vocals for Cuban Rumba / Cantar Con Clave  1st & 3rd Sundays 3:30pm – 4:30pm $10-$15 p/class (sliding scale). Drop-ins welcome. Instructor: Fito Reinoso   

Children’s Classes

MONDAYS

Beginning & Intermediate Vocals for Kids 6pm-7:15pm. All Youth, $10/class. Instructor: Gail Dobson galeygrl@earthlink.net

TUESDAYS

Preschool Creative Dance Expression, Movement and Cognitive Development for Ages 3-5. 9:30am – 10:15am  $10 -$15 per class/ family, or $35 p/ month. Drop-ins welcome!  RSVP to Instructor marigoldbirch@gmail.com

WEDNESDAYS

Español con Arte All Youth. 3:30-5:30pm. $13 per hour, $25 for 2 hours. Instructor: Juliana Romano  jromano131@gmail.com

THURSDAYS

Bomba y Plena Workshop: Dance, Percussion & Song 4pm-6pm. $12 drop-in, $10 full trimester. Instructors: Hector Lugo & Shefali Shah  shahshakti@yahoo.com

FRIDAYS

Rockin’ Kids  Sing-Along 10:30-11:30am. $10-$20 sliding scale.  Drop-ins welcome.  Instructor: Stephanie Pepitone stephaniepepitone@gmail.com

SATURDAYS

Huaranguitos Ensemble: Afro-Peruvian Music & Dance  Ages 3+, 1pm-2:30pm  Instructor: Gabriela.Shiroma@edd.ca.gov

SUNDAYS

Kids club with Mariela: Bilingual Music Time Circle for Children 10:30-11:30am, $10 – $20 per class/ family Instructor: Mariela Herrera mariela.arts@gmail.com

We offer arts and language classes every day of the week for both children and adults. If you want to offer a new class not already on our schedule, please call, email, or come by Tuesday through Friday between 1 and 5pm to share your ideas. We have small, medium, and large spaces available for teaching artists to rent for classes.Interested in Teaching a Class Here?  Submit your class proposal via e-mail to: amber@lapena.org