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Alameda County

Family Village Homeschoolers

"Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper." Robert Frost

Family Village Homeschoolers Offers local field trips and events. Many outdoor events in the works. Check it out.

Meeting: Park days are held Mondays at 12:30 p.m, in Cordonices Park, Berkeley.

Serving: San Francisco Bay Area, including Berkeley, San Leandro, Oakland, El Sobrante, Lafayette, Richmond, and Sonoma.

Neighboring Counties: Contra Costa, CA, San Francisco, CA, San Joaquin, CA, San Mateo, CA, Santa Clara, CA, Stanislaus, CA

Alameda, CA

Max V.
Ph:(510) 895-2312

Jennifer B.

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Hayward Area Homeschoolers

Drive less, play more!

Join us for fun activities, like Chess Club and Storytelling. Field trips organized by BAHFT (Bay Area Homeschool Field Trips) and nature hikes by NEEB (Nature Explorers of the East Bay). Children of all ages from infants to teens welcome! - There's a friend for everyone.

Meeting: Park day weekly - Wednesdays at 1:00 p.m. - bring lunch!

Serving: Hayward, Castro Valley, San Lorenzo, San Leandro and surrounding areas.

Neighboring Counties: Contra Costa, CA, San Francisco, CA, San Joaquin, CA, San Mateo, CA, Santa Clara, CA, Stanislaus, CA

Alameda, CA

Christina Sonas
Ph:(925) 556-4362

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Homegrown Kids
(HGK)

An East Bay Homeschooling Community

Homegrown Kids is an inclusive group of homeschooling families in the East Bay. We meet weekly for park days and organize field trips, classes, potlucks, and other events according to our interests and schedules. We are a supportive network of families who get together to enrich our homeschooling experiences through play, socialization, and the exchange of ideas, suggestions, and resources.

Meeting: Park days are Mondays at 11:00 p.m. We have a monthly rotating schedule of four parks/playgrounds.

Serving: EL Sobrante, Albany, Orinda, Richmond, Kensington, San Francisco, Walnut Creek, El Cerrito, Albany, Berkeley and Oakland areas.

Neighboring Counties: Alameda, CA, Contra Costa, CA, Marin, CA, Sacramento, CA, San Francisco, CA, San Joaquin, CA, San Mateo, CA, Santa Clara, CA, Solano, CA, Stanislaus, CA

Alameda, CA

Denise Boyle
Ph:(510) 222-2772

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Little Scholars Homeschool Group

Homeschooling for the Younger Crowd!

Little Scholars is a homeschooling group for younger children (approx. ages 3 to 8). We have weekly Tuesday park day plus many other activities & field trips. Join us for fun and find support. We welcome all homeschool styles!

Meeting: Most events are scheduled in Castro Valley/San Leandro/Hayward areas. Several park days, crafts, and field trips monthly.

Serving: Alameda, Oakland, Albany, Castro Valley, San Leandro, San Lorenzo, Hayward, Livermore, San Ramon Village, Union City, Newark, Fremont, Piedmont and surrounding areas.

Neighboring Counties: Contra Costa, CA, San Francisco, CA, San Joaquin, CA, San Mateo, CA, Santa Clara, CA, Stanislaus, CA

Alameda, CA

Desiree Springer

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Little Scholars of Alameda County

Come join in the fun!

Little Scholars is a homeschool group geared for younger children (approximately Pre-K through elementary school, siblings are always welcome). We meet for field trips, craft activities, park days, social activities and other member initiated events.

Meeting: Group meets for activities primarily in the San Francisco, CA - East Bay Area, from Alameda to Fremont, most commonly in the San Leandro, Castro Valley & Hayward areas.

Serving: Alameda, Fremont, San Leandro, Castro Valley, Hayward, Albrae, Union City, Baumberg, Pleasanton, Asco, Carpenter, Ashland, Newark, Hayward, Dublin, Mulford Gardens and surrounding communities.

Neighboring Counties: Contra Costa, CA, San Francisco, CA, San Joaquin, CA, San Mateo, CA, Santa Clara, CA, Stanislaus, CA

Alameda, CA

Desiree Springer

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Love, Inspire, Nuture, Know, Support
(LINKS)

LINKS is a ministry of Bridges Community Church in Fremont and is a Christian homeschool support group. We offer field trips, annual yearbooks, school photos, mom's night out support, and some pretty amazing holiday and end-of-year parties!

505 Driscoll Road, Fremont, CA 94539

Serving: Fremont, Albrae, Niles District, Union City, Baumberg, Pleasanton, Asco, Carpenter, Ashland, Newark, Hayward, Dublin, Mulford Gardens and surrounding communities.

Neighboring Counties: Contra Costa, CA, San Francisco, CA, San Joaquin, CA, San Mateo, CA, Santa Clara, CA, Stanislaus, CA

Alameda, CA

Amy Genthner-Wright

Christian 

Nature Explorers of the East Bay
(NEEB)

Come explore with us!

Whether your interest is hiking, exploring, observing or writing in your nature journal, you are sure to have fun. NEEB hosts an occasional organized field trips to San Francisco and the Marin County areas. Our nature hikes in the East Bay area for parents and their children are great fun.

Meeting: Hikes are held the first and third Tuesday each month at various locations.

Serving: Bay Farm Island, Eastmont, Lake Merritt, Melrose, Oakland, Piedmont, Alameda, and surrounding communities.

Neighboring Counties: Alameda, CA, Contra Costa, CA, Marin, CA, Sacramento, CA, San Francisco, CA, San Joaquin, CA, San Mateo, CA, Santa Clara, CA, Solano, CA, Stanislaus, CA

Alameda, CA

Kris Konrad

Lynne LeSage

 

Northern California African American Homeschooler's Association
(NCAAHA)

Culture, Education, Recreation!

The Northern California African American Homeschooler's Association is designed to inform members about cultural, academic, and recreational activities in our region. African-American families in this group organize field trips and playgroups and are encouraged to attend group activities. We have an annual black history fair, summer park days, and an annual family Kwanzaa event. All homeschooling philosophies are welcome. No membership fees.

Meeting: Group meets in various locations, in hopes of strengthening the cultural bonds within the African American community.

Serving: San Leandro, Union City, Berkeley, Castro Valley, Fremont, Hayward, Pleasanton, Livermore, Vallejo, Oakland, Milpitas and surrounding communities.

Neighboring Counties: Alameda, CA, Amador, CA, Calaveras, CA, Contra Costa, CA, El Dorado, CA, Fresno, CA, Madera, CA, Marin, CA, Mariposa, CA, Placer, CA, Sacramento, CA, San Benito, CA, San Francisco, CA, San Joaquin, CA, San Luis Obispo, CA, San Mateo, CA, Santa Clara, CA, Solano, CA, Stanislaus, CA, Sutter, CA, Yolo, CA

Alameda, CA

Z. Afiya

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Ethnic 

San Francisco Bay Unschooling Network
(SFBUN)

Support for Unschoolers!

SFBUN seeks to create and support an unschooling community in the San Francisco Bay Area. For this reason, the SFBUN Yahoo group is open only to unschooling families and homeschooling families who are exploring unschooling. We strive to create opportunities for unschooling families to play together, make new connections, develop close friendships, and enjoy the freedom of living an unschooled life.

Meeting: SFBUN meets regularly around the San Francisco Bay Area for game days, potlucks, and other fun outings and get-togethers, with an emphasis on having fun!

Serving: San Francisco Bay Area, Bayview District, North Beach, Potrero Hill, Rincon Hill, Lower Haight, Bayview, Hunters Point, Daly City, Panhandle, Marina District, Brisbane, Colma and surrounding areas.

Neighboring Counties: Alameda, CA, Contra Costa, CA, Marin, CA, Merced, CA, San Benito, CA, San Francisco, CA, San Joaquin, CA, San Mateo, CA, Santa Clara, CA, Santa Cruz, CA, Stanislaus, CA

Alameda, CA

Pam T.
Ph:(510) 527-1119

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Unschool 

The Contra Costa County Homeschool Meetup Group

We look forward to meeting you!

Join us for regular meetups, online support and new friends! The decision to educate your children at home is a big one that can be challenging and very exciting at the same time. Having a community, both online and in person is a great way to make connections with other local homeschoolers. We welcome both new and seasoned homeschooling parents and kids of all ages and learning styles.

Meeting: Join us for Tuesday park days, in and and around Alameda County.

Serving: Walnut Creek, Alameda, Livermore, Emeryville, Oakland, Pleasanton, Lorenzo Station, San Leandro and surrounding communities.

Neighboring Counties: Alameda, CA, Contra Costa, CA, Marin, CA, Sacramento, CA, San Francisco, CA, San Joaquin, CA, San Mateo, CA, Santa Clara, CA, Solano, CA, Stanislaus, CA

Alameda, CA

Helen Bedell

 

      

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