ArtSpan is a nonprofit organization dedicated to building connections within San Francisco's visual arts community and between artists and the general public. ArtSpan produces San Francisco Open Studios and Art for City Youth, publishes sf open st... more
Founded in 1992 [as ARTwork Magazine], ARTworkSF is dedicated to helping emerging artists gain the confidence and exposure necessary to become successful "art businesses", enhancing the sales of established artists, and selling and renting original a... more
Imagination, courage, persistence, passion, dedication - all qualities essential to succeed in an arts discipline, and, in life as well. Young artists at School of the Arts study to understand the history and tradition of their art forms, to learn an... more
Established in 1998, Asia Society Northern California (ASNC) is uniquely positioned on the edge of the Pacific and at the entrance to Silicon Valley. ASNC connects the San Francisco Bay Area’s diverse local community with a wide network of lead... more
Located on the Monterey Peninsula in the city of Pacific Grove, Asilomar State Beach and Conference Grounds State Park provides visitors numerous opportunities for a variety of scenic walks along the State beach, Coast Trail, and through the Asilomar... more
Our mission is to empower individuals to be self-aware and inspired through art, creativity and education, making positive choices to break the cycle of violence for themselves and their communities. more
The Atwood Ranch is a private family ranch, on an historic former winery property dating back to the 1850s. It is situated at the base of the Mayacama Mountains, in the fabled Valley of the Moon, directly across from Jack London’s Beauty Ranch.... more
Audubon Canyon Ranch is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit environmental conservation and education organization. It was founded in 1962 to safeguard Bolinas Lagoon from irresponsible development, leading the way for the protection of Tomales Bay. Today, Au... more
Audubon Canyon Ranch is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit environmental conservation and education organization. It was founded in 1962 to safeguard Bolinas Lagoon from irresponsible development, leading the way for the protection of Tomales Bay. more
Austin Creek State Recreation Area is approximately 2.5 to 3 miles above Armstrong Redwoods SNR.   Austin Creek SRA is accessed through the same entrance as Armstrong Redwoods SNR. With open woodlands, rolling hills, and meadows, its topography... more
Autistry Studios is a pre-vocational program that promotes the growth of independence. The transition from youth to adult is a difficult time for everyone. For students with Autism, Asperger’s or other similar challenges the transition to indep... more
For many years, Ayako School of Ballet (ASB) has been bringing the art of Classical Ballet, Modern Dance and Jazz to local Bay Area communities. The school started in Watsonville, in 1976 and later relocated to the Peninsula, where it currently serve... more
Babson San Francisco expands Entrepreneurial Thought and Action® to the West Coast through an innovative MBA program, an undergraduate semester experience, and custom executive education, while connecting Babson students, faculty, and alumni to t... more
Backesto Park elegantly shaded by mature Sycamores along the circumference of its three-square blocks, is home to a variety of diversions, including a modern children's playground, handball, basketball, baseball and soccer. The NNA annually spons... more
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A secluded little area of golden sand, perfect for a picnic or just a stroll.   The views of the GG Bridge and across to Kirby Cove are amazing. more
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For 90 years, Italian immigrants and their families have gathered in Bakesto Park for picnics and a game of bocce. The courts were first put in back in 1920, when the overwhelming population of the neighborhood was Italian immigrants. The courts wer... more
Balboa is a college preparatory high school with a rich history and tradition. All instruction is organized through small learning communities, so each student is able to build powerful relationships with teachers while engaging in rigorous academic,... more
Balboa Park is a great resource for this area of town. The park has four baseball diamonds, tennis courts, a playground, soccer field (stadium), dog run / field, baskets, an indoor swimming pool and a skate park. ---------- Balboa Park is a neigh... more
A great enclosed area with ramps, stairs, rails, mounds, walls, and more.   I've seen people with bikes, razors, in-line skates and of course, skate boarders, young and old. The Balboa Skatepark is a great upgrade to Balboa Park in general and... more
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Established in 1996, Ballet San Jose School is the official school of Ballet San Jose, and the exclusive American Ballet Theatre Certified Institution on the west coast. Ballet SJ School is proud to include the American Ballet Theatre National Traini... more
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555 California Street is a prominent modern skyscraper that stands as an iconic fixture in the San Francisco skyline and as an emblematic welcome to the Pacific Coast. Completed 44 years ago, the 52-story office tower has not lost any of its elegant... more
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Non-profit San Francisco-based Filipino folk dance organization whose mission is to preserve and promote the Filipino cultural heritage through its programs of presenting, outreach and research. more
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Holistic Nutrition + Culinary Arts Bauman College educates future leaders, thinkers, and creators in the holistic nutrition and culinary arts professions to support people in achieving optimal health and create a paradigm shift in the way our wor... more
Bay Area Derby (BAD) pursues a mission to provide amateur athletic entertainment, and to skate competitively on a regional and national level. Driven by a passionate love for the sport, and aided by a national sisterhood of like-minded and dedicated... more
The Mission of the Bay Area Discovery Museum is to engage, delight and educate children through exploration of and connection with the local environment and the diverse communities that live here. ---- The Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) is a spac... more
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The Bay Area Glass Institute, also known as BAGI, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting and educating glass artists, students and the entire community at large. BAGI offers a wide range of glass making opportunities for all levels... more
Our mission is to plan, promote and sustain a connected hiking, cycling, and equestrian trail on the ridgelines around San Francisco Bay—linking people, parks and open space for today and future generations. more
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Bay Area Showcase Chorus is a vibrant, award-winning ensemble of women singers committed to creating musical magic in every performance. We embrace healthy competition and enjoy finding creative ways to share our passion for 4-part harmony in the... more
Bay Meadows Park is made for action. Along with being our largest park — a sprawling 12-acres flanking 28th E. Avenue — it’s also our sportiest. Satisfy your ball-fix on our meticulously groomed baseball and soccer fields or at the... more
Bay Nature Institute is dedicated to educating the people of the San Francisco Bay Area about, and celebrating the beauty of, the surrounding natural world. We publish a full-color quarterly magazine, host a full-featured website with interactive map... more
Bay Area Jewish Healing Center is dedicated to providing Jewish spiritual care to those living with illness, to those caring for the ill, and to the bereaved through direct service, education and training, and information and referral. more
There are tons of opportunities at the Bayanihan Community Center to volunteer, learn and connect to a variety of local groups.    The event space is also a voting center on election days.    Values Bayanihan - Commun... more
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The Bayer Ballet Academy (BBA) was founded by Inna Bayer in 2005 to teach the Vaganova method of classical ballet instruction to young students on the Peninsula of the San Francisco Bay Area. The Bayer Ballet Company (BBC) was launched in 2010 by Inn... more
Bounded by Mountain View and East Palo Alto, the 1,940-acre Baylands Preserve is one of the largest tracts of undisturbed marshland remaining on the Bay. Fifteen miles of multi-use trails provide access to a unique mixture of tidal and fresh water ha... more
Located on the beautiful San Francisco Bay, Baylands Park provides over seventy acres of developed parkland offering active recreation, pathways and picnic areas for families and large groups. Baylands Park has a Naturalist theme which is enhanced by... more
Bayside Fields have been the site of considerable development. It provides the largest collection of formal athletic facilities in Burlingame. Lighted fields are available for soccer, youth baseball, and softball. Several miles of trails are availabl... more
Various trails give you 360-degree views of the City, San Francisco Bay, San Bruno Mountain, and downtown San Francisco; diverse populations of sensitive plant species; a variety of resident and migratory bird species. more
Bayview Opera House currently provides arts education and cultural enrichment to San Franciscans on a low or no cost basis. Recent offerings include adult drama, dance and yoga classes, DARE TO DREAM ARTS school age after school classes, toddler and... more
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Beach Chalet Soccer Fields is newly renovated as of 2015, featuring synthetic turf and lights.   Almost every weekend soccer fans can catch a game - maybe not a professional game, but fun nonetheless. more
Bedwell Bayfront Park is located at the east end of Menlo Park on San Francisco Bay at Highway 101 and Marsh Road. Parking is available along the entrance road and in two paved lots near the back of the park. Restrooms are near the first large paved... more
A great little alley that's full of some great eateries. more
Belden, off the Feather River, is a small town in Plumas County, California. Head into the foothills on Highway 70 from Oroville into the Plumas National Forest. more
This is a class for anyone interested in exploring the beautiful and empowering art of bellydance. Classes will begin with simple stretches and some yoga postures to warm up the body for the various movements that will be covered. We will learn fu... more
The Belrose is a non-profit California Corporation, and has been in its current location, a historical landmark, since 1962. ​ ​ The Performing Arts Center was established in 1954 by Margie and the late David Belrose offering classes in... more