General and Guides

See Also: Youth Activity and Community Guides

Check out their guide or search for arts activities and events in the Greater Bay Area.’s Guide to California Field Trips
Offers a wealth of information (for any family-not just homeschoolers) organized several different ways: by city or state, by indoor or outdoor, and by subject, with lots of listings, links, and resources included.

Freeskool Santa Cruz
Find interesting one-time only, short term, or ongoing classes you can take for free.  Freeskool is a grassroots effort which has created a skill-sharing network.

Monterey Bay Kids
Find activities for children and parents, as well as search for organization, family resources, and homeschooling or other educational resources.

Santa Cruz County Visitors Council – Events Calendar

Santa Cruz Parent
Activities, Arts and Attractions:

Classes for Children and Adults

Santa Cruz Public Library Community Guide
Info on organizations, arts and music activities, sports, and more! Search by topic.

Santa Cruz Wiki
The People’s guide to Santa Cruz County

Visit Santa Cruz County
Guide to performing arts, events, outdoors, nightlife, etc.