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A Day at the Races – Raise Funds For Art

Bet on us by attending our fundraiser at Golden Gates Fields on March 24, 2019 to strengthen encouragement to children, educators, artists & parents to express their visions, voices & expressions in schools, libraries & our museum to create memories, art & community.

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Have an Art Party at our new location

Art Parties

Birthday Party Bookings Now Available in our NEW Space!

Named Best Place To Have A Kid’s Birthday Party by San Francisco Magazine, MOCHA provides enthusiastic Teaching Artists and project materials for two hours in our beautiful space. Art parties are for artists of all ages – just choose a package, date, time, and

LEAP is at West Oakland Library on Fridays

Artists in Libraries

LEAP @ the libraries with MOCHA!

MOCHA offers FREE weekly art workshops at four Oakland Public Library branches as part of LEAP (Library Education and Art Program). LEAP is funded by Art.com for the 2017-2018 school year, their $20,000 donation that they made in September 2017 is keeping our library program accessible

Spring Brings Trips to the Field

Field Trips

MOCHA Field Trips are a great way to spend the school year. We offer an array of art lessons and can customize curriculum based on what you are learning in your classroom. Your class or community group will participate in an engaging art lesson led by a professional teaching artist.

Lessons include an

Summer Art Camps are now online

Summer Camp

Its cool to make art when it’s hot outside!

Join us for innovative, hands-on arts activities for children and youth, ages 6-12. MOCHA campers work on a variety of engaging projects based on weekly topics.


Days & Times

June 3 – August 23

Pre-care: 8:00 – 8:30am
Drop-off: 8:30