opportunities for local youth while offering services to the
community including a bicycle shop and repair facility, a full
service wooden boat building shop, and Berkeley's only
waterfront coffee shop."
Waterside Workshops uses vocational education as a method of promoting
youth development, encouraging sustainable and healthy lifestyles, and
cultivating positive change in the Bay Area community.
We also offer classes for youth and adults.
Open Shop now takes place on Saturdays and Sundays 12-6pm. There is no longer Open Shop on Fridays due to demand for youth classes and internships.
Come check out our great selection of bikes and accessories for the whole family! All purchases support our free summer programs for local low-income youth.