Classes for 2017

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation Prior to one week before start of class will be refunded or transferred, minus a $15 processing fee for each transfer or cancellation. (Transfer is good for one year.) Cancellation less than on week prior to first day of class or after class begins will not receive a refund or transfer. If the Sebastopol Center for the Arts cancels a class, you will receive a full refund.


The Bija Children's Choir
Instructor: Maria Bija, Assistant: Colleen Toner-Rogers

Regular Season Schedule:
3:30-4:15p    Preparatory Choir  ages 7-12 (no audition)
4:20-5:10p    Concert Choir  ages 8-12 (by audition/invitation)
4:20-5:30p Select Concert Choir ages 8-14 (by invitation)
Painting & Drawing Room

The Bija Children's Choir is a 501c3 nonprofit program dedicated to educating and inspiring young people who love to sing, as well as enriching the community through quality multicultural performances.  Bija is an ancient Sanskrit word meaning seed of creation, which represents the Bija Choir's mission of sowing seeds of musical capability, confidence, and creativity among Sonoma County's youth.  Classes are held weekly Sept - June, leveled by age and ability, with no auditions for beginners.

The Bija Choir 2017-2018 begins on Sept 21st, with no classes on holiday and spring breaks. Mid-season entry starts Jan 12th, 2017.
Tuition Fees:  $350 for Full Season Sept- June;  $250 for Mid-Season entry Jan-June;  $150 for 12 wk fall session (available to Junior and Preparatory students only);  There is a once-annual materials fee of $25 for all Bija Choir students.

For Registration & Information visit, email, or call (707) 695-6865.




Earth Magic Ceramics Generational - Ages 5 to Adult
Instructor: Meryl Juniper

April 9th-May 21st
7 Mondays  3:30-5:30
April 12th-May 17th
6 Thursdays  3:15-5:15
Ceramics Studio

Delve into your intuition & inspiration in a supportive open studio environment. Experience being masterfully guided in technique, enlivening your practice, passion, presence & play. Align your somatic imagination within the affects of a grounding medium, working on hand-building, potters wheel, surface treatment, glazing techniques, of functional wares & sculptural forms. Being in the heart of true community, as we enjoy the spark & influence of IntraGeneration creativity & learning through expression.
Mondays Tuition: $125
Thursdays Tuition: $105
(10% Discount each additional family member)
$30.00 Materials Fee... 25lbs of clay $30.00 - paid to SCA

Space is Limited... Pre-Registration Required
Please send a check for the registration fee to hold your spot.
Or use my email address to deposit the fee into my PayPal account.
Meryl Juniper
7755 Bodega Avenue
Sebastopol, CA  95472
Home 707.823.5843
Cell    707.477.6069