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For MOCHA Staff Training

This Saturday, March 18, 2017, MOCHA will be having a staff training that will force us to close our doors for Open Studio. We will resume our regular hours the following week. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you again at MOCHA soon.…

Open Studio Closed March 11, 2017

MOCHA will be closed on March 11, 2017 due to a MOCHA Teaching Artist’s wedding reception that will be held in our space. We will return to regular Open Studio hours next week.…

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Free Art in 3 Oakland Public Libraries

MOCHA offers FREE weekly art workshops at five Oakland Public Library branches as part of LEAP (Library Education and Art Program).

Days, Times & Locations

Click on link to go to library websites.



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Art Workshops

Workshops are led by our teaching artists and are …

NEW Open Studio Format

Days & Times

Thursday, Friday, & Saturday
10:00am – 1:00pm

Open Studio is a drop-in program and MOCHA does not take reservations for participation.

Learn more about visiting MOCHA and Open Studio.


$5 per person for adults & children (children 2 years and under are free)

For discounts and other benefits, purchase a …