APEDF operates Uhuru (Freedom) House community center in Oakland, which host APEDF sponsored programs and other community activities including holiday, cultural programs, academic tutoring, martial arts and Spanish language classes. more
We are a community center, a home, and an institution that cares. In 2017 we will be the home for the productions of the Ubuntu Theater Project, a kickass theater company who believes art should be a shared experience between absolutely anyone, for... more
Located in North Oakland, Golden Gate Recreation Center is close to Pixar Studios, Powell Street shopping center, Bay Street shopping center, and adjacent to the Golden Gate Community Garden. The center is fully equipped with a basketball court, base... more
DeFremery Recreation Center, housed in a historic Victorian style building in the heart of West Oakland, offers many cultural, educational, and recreational programs for youth and teens. Popular programming includes the African Dance class and Summer... more
The East Bay Community Space is located at the corner of Telegraph Avenue and 55th Street in North Oakland.   Our main event space is entered from 55th Street and has a street address of 507 55th Street.  Its main assembly area is about 1,5... more
The EastSide Arts Alliance (ESAA) is an organization of artists, cultural workers, and community organizers of color who live and/or work in the San Antonio district of Oakland. We are committed to working in the San Antonio and other Oakland neighbo... more
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The JCC of the East Bay provides a comfortable and warm gathering place for Jews wishing to affirm their cultural and ethnic origins. Our members and visitors represent all facets of the Jewish community and many are unaffiliated with other Jewish or... more
Lincoln Square Recreation Center is centrally located near public transportation with a lighted outdoor playground and two custom designed rubber-surfaced play areas with ADA accessibility. more
This great community resource is nestled in the Montclair District, complete with a duck pond, picnic areas, tennis courts, outdoor basketball court, and modern play equipment. Recent renovations were completed to make the center accessible to commun... more
The large assembly hall, built in 1911, has a 30-foot high ceiling, two walls of windows and fine Arts & Crafts detailing. The stage area is offset with pillars and a comfortable foyer provides a reception and registration area. Gardens surround... more
The Oakland Peace Center is a physical space and a network of people and organizations. There are also staff and a board whose mission is to breathe life into the building and strengthen the connections among the partners so that together we can crea... more
Our mission and work have changed over the years in this transition to Qilombo. We now provide space for meetings, gatherings, educational workshops and classes, collectives, and celebrations for our surrounding community. We have  language lear... more
Rainbow Recreation Center serves the East Oakland community with recreational activities for all ages including drop-in basketball, Rainbow Seniors, and arts and crafts classes. The center features a gymnasium, lighted basketball court, tennis court,... more
Rockridge Wellness Center (RWC) is home to a caring group of therapists, bodyworkers, holistic health practitioners, and a wellness studio for classes/workshops. RWC also hosts events and the space if available for rent. more
San Antonio Park in Oakland has a community garden and the San Antonio Sports Complex.  The park has tennis courts, a soccer field, the Sarunas Marciulionis basketball court, a children's playground and walking paths.  ------- San Antoni... more
The Studio One Arts Center offers classes in ceramics, sculpture, jewelry making, painting, drawing, photography, theater and more. The center also teaches life skills and leadership in a fun hands-on environment. The facility is also available to... more
A gym and community center serving the south Oakland community. more
The Temescal Arts Center is a performing arts cooperative run on a purely volunteer basis. We are dedicated to providing a Community Center in Oakland where exploration in the Healing and Performing arts can flourish. Our studio can be rented on a we... more
To empower women with cancer to be active and informed consumers and survivors; to provide community for women with cancer and their supporters; to educate the general community about cancer; and to be actively involved in the struggle for a life-aff... more