Join our vibrant community by attending A Taste of African Heritage classes near you! Browse the directory below (listed in alphabetical order by state and then by city), and then contact the instructor in order to register for a class. We are continually updating our class offerings, so please check back if there is nothing near you at the moment. 

If you’d like your community to host or participate in A Taste of African Heritage, feel free to contact Paola Garza so we’ll be aware of your interest. Or consider teaching a class yourself! We are always looking for passionate, new instructors, so we invite you to become a certified ATOAH volunteer teacher. If you are interested, please complete our Teacher Signup Form and we will be in touch shortly. 

Class Directory

Instructor Class Site When Class fee (if any) Open to the public?
Liesha Barnett
Barnett Community Wellness Center
Stockton , CA 95207
2018-11-01 - 2018-12-13
Thursdays 6-8pm *No class on Thursday November 22nd Thanksgiving Day
$40 Yes
Calvis Williamson
The Skill Day Center Academy
1700 NW 17th Ave Ocala, FL 34431
2019-01-05 - 2019-02-09
Saturdays 11am-1pm
$20 Yes
Angela McNelly
Tower Road Branch Library
3020 SW 75th St, Gainesville, FL 32608
2019-02-06 - 2019-03-13
Wednesdays, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Free Yes
Vicki Knechtel
Marion Oaks Public Library
Ocala, FL 34473
2019-04-04 - 2019-05-09
Thursdays, 11 a.m.
$0 Yes
Mrs. Shalom Carter
Summerour Middle School
Norcross, GA 30071
2019-02-01 - 2019-03-15
Fridays 9:10 am - 10:30 am (80 minutes)
Brenda Atchison
YMCA Roxbury
Roxbury, MA 02119
2019-02-28 - 2019-04-04
Thursdays, 10-12pm
Angela Lots
708 646-4121
Blackwell A.M.E. Zion Church
1902 E. Sonny Ave. Flint, MI 48504
2018-11-26 - 2018-12-31
Mondays 10:30 am
none No
Angela Lots
708 646-4121
Hamandy High School
3223 W. Carpenter Road Flint, MI 48504
2018-12-20 - 2019-01-31
Thursday 1:00pm
none No
Paulette Sankofa
Healthy with Soul
St. Louis, MO 63106
2019-01-21 -
Mondays 6-8pm
$5 Yes
Adam Bricketto and Tricia Yeo
856-662-4884 x139
Pennsauken United Methodist Church
Pennsauken, NJ 08109
2019-01-09 - 2019-01-25
Wednesdays and Fridays, 10am-12pm
none No