COMMUNITY

Credit Bert Johnson FROG Park - 5500 Claremont Ave

Credit Bert Johnson
FROG Park - 5500 Claremont Ave


 
Credit Bert Johnson FROG Park - 5500 Claremont Ave

Credit Bert Johnson
FROG Park - 5500 Claremont Ave

Credit Bert Johnson Rockridge Bart Station - 5660 Claremont Ave

Credit Bert Johnson
Rockridge Bart Station - 5660 Claremont Ave

ATMS

Wells Fargo Bank
5100 Broadway

Cactus Taqueria
5642 College Ave.

First Federal Savings & Loan
6058 College Ave.

Bank of America
6201 College Ave.

1st United Credit Union
6300 College Ave.

Wells Fargo Bank
6310 College Ave.

Wells Fargo Bank
2959 College Ave.


COMMUNITY INFO

AMERICAN RED CROSS

The donation center is open 6 days a week and operates by appointment only. A little blood goes a long ways to saving lives.

6230 Claremont Ave.
800-733-2767 | redcrossblood.org


BERKELEY KOREAN METHODIST CHURCH 열린교회

Korean church and the main service for college-young adults is held in Korean at 1:00pm and English service at 11:30am with a smaller gathering.

303 Hudson St.
510-652-4155 | bkumc.org


BERKELEY TRIBE CHURCH

Sunday worship for a diverse group at 11a.m. in the chapel of the American Baptist Seminary of the West.

2509 Hillegrass Ave.
510-408-6391 | tribesites.org/Berkeley


CHINESE FOR CHRIST BERKELEY

Non-denominational church offering Sunday school and worship service in English or Chinese.

2715 Prince St.
510-654-8137 | cfcberkeley.org


CLAREMONT COUNTRY CLUB

100+ year old private club with 18-hole golf course, 7 tennis courts, 2 pools, and fitness center.

5295 Broadway Terr.
510-653-6789
claremontcountryclub.com

COLLEGE AVENUE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

Sunday services and kid programs offered in a very welcoming, come-as-you-are environment.

5951 College Ave.
510-658-3665 | capcoakland.org


CALIFORNIA COLLEGE OF THE ARTS

Offers graduate and undergraduate degrees in fine arts, architecture, design, and writing.

5212 Broadway
510-594-3600 | cca.edu


DEAN’S BED & BREAKFAST

A cottage conveniently located next to Collage Ave. with private phone, bath, kitchenette, cable TV, and pool.

5661 Oak Grove Ave.
510-652-5024


ELMWOOD POST OFFICE

Open Monday - Saturday for mailing services and offers postal boxes for rent.

2705 Webster St.
510-649-6716 | uspspostoffices.com


HARDY PLAYGROUND AT FROG PARK

Designed for children aged 5-12, but also has sandbox fenced dog play area.

Hardy Prk. + Claremont Ave.
frogpark.org


HEARTS LEAP PRESCHOOL

Creates and nurtures a child-centered environment of support, success, and safety for each 2, 3, and 4 year old child and family who joins.

2638 College Ave.
510-549-1422 | heartsleap.org


ISLAMIC CENTER OF BERKELEY

Meeting space to discuss Islamic issues, attend lectures, movie nights, share meals, and provide community.

2510 Channing Wy.
islamicawareness.com


MAYBECK HIGH SCHOOL

Private, teacher-run high school established in 1974 offering small classes and extracurricular activities.

2727 College Ave.
510-841-8489 | maybeckhs.org


MENTORING ACADEMY

Independent high school offering classes, bridge programs, and summer school for teens seeking academic success and life skill development.

5951-B College Ave.
510-400-7696 | mentoringacademy.org


MY OWN MONTESSORI

Offers a fully equipped Montessori program complemented with handmade materials to aid children in exploring their creativity and curiosity.

5723 Oak Grove Ave.
510-652-5979 | myownmontessori.org

NEWMAN HALL - HOLY SPIRIT PARISH

Newman has been a place of welcome for generations of Cal students, faculty, staff, and for the wider Bay community for Sunday worship, group, and activities.

2700 Dwight Wy.
510-848-7812 | calnewman.org


PEOPLE’S PARK

Historic public park with public toilets, community gardens, and native plants. Frequent venue for events, concerts, meal distribution, and rallies.

Bowditch St. + Haste St.
510-390-0830 | peoplespark.org


RECREATIONAL ADULT DODGEBALL LEAGUE

A social dodgeball league using soft rubber “no sting” balls to provide a fun and safe environment for adult play.

5750 College Ave.
radleague.com


ROCKRIDGE LIBRARY

75,000 books, CDs, DVDs, audio books, video games, magazines, and newspapers along with 12 computers and community meeting space.

5366 College Ave.
510-597-5017 | oaklandlibrary.org


ROCKRIDGE LITTLE SCHOOL

Preschool nurturing young minds through investigating, creating, and discovering new things with all their senses.

5951 College Ave.
510-420-1200 | rockridgelittleschool.com


ST. JOHN’S CHILD CARE CENTER

Family focused, play based preschool and childcare for children from 3 months to 4 years.

2727 College Ave.
510-549-9342 | stjohnsberkeley.org


ST. JOHNS PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

Informal, family worship service at 10:00 a.m. each Sunday with a friendly, multigenerational community of faith.

2727 College Ave.
510-845-6830 | stjohnsberkeley.org


UNIVERSITY LUTHERAN CHAPEL

A progressive and welcoming congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church offering worship with Eucharist (bread and wine) every Sunday at 10:30 a.m.

2425 College Ave.
510-843-6230 | ulcberkeley.org


WILLARD PARK

Lighted tennis courts, picnic area, clubhouse, and tot play area with wood structure with swings and slides and rubberized surface.

2730 Hillegass Ave.
510-981-6660 | ci.berkeley.ca.us

WRIGHT INSTITUTE

Educates psychologists to practice at the highest level of professional competence, analyze and evaluate research, and make appropriate life-long use of the evolving body of psychological knowledge.

2728 Durant Ave.
510-841-9230 | wi.edu


FIRE STATION

STATION NO. 3
2710 Russell St.


TRANSPORTATION

CASUAL CARPOOL
Claremont Ave. & College Ave.

PAID PARKING STRUCTURE
@ Bancroft Ave.

PAID PARKING STRUCTURE
@ Haste St.

PAID PARKING STRUCTURE
@ Rockridge BART Station

AC TRANSIT BUS 51B
actransit.org

The 51B starts at Rockridge BART Station at 5660 College and heads in a Northerly direction along College Ave. to Bancroft Way, then turning East at the foot of UC Berkeley campus. It is a convenient line for traveling College Avenue from Rockridge to Elmwood or beyond to UC Berkeley campus, Berkeley Art Museum/Pacific Film Archives, Berkeley Rep, Zellerbach Hall, Berkeley Amtrak Station, Fourth Street shopping district, and the Berkeley Marina. During weekday rush hour, the bus arrives every 10 or 15 minutes.

AC TRANSIT BUS 51A
actransit.org

The 51A starts at Rockridge BART Station at 5660 College Avenue and heads in a Southerly direction along College Ave. to Broadway. This bus goes to downtown Oakland, China Town, Old Oakland, Alameda’s Webster Ave. and Park St., and Fruitvale. If you want to get out of town or the country, this bus ends at Fruitvale BART station where you can then transfer to the 21 bus which is an Oakland International Airport Connection. Alternatively, if flying into the airport, you can either reverse this route, or take BART from the airport to the Rockridge BART station.

ROCKRIDGE BART STATION
bart.gov
The Rockridge station is on the Pittsburgh/ Bay Point line to SFO/Millbrae. One stop away at the MacArther BART station you can transfer to the Richmond to Fremont line, which also goes to the Oakland International Airport. The elevator is located on College Ave. between Miles Street and Keith Avenue. Bike racks and lockers are available. There is a $3 parking fee during the weekday.

511.ORG
This website is useful in planning your travels whether you’re walking, cycling, busing, or driving within the Bay Area. It will alert you to traffic delays and other important commute announcements in quick time.


EAST BAY EXPRESS
NEWS BOXES

TRADER JOES
5727 College Ave.

HUDSON BAY CAFE
5401 College Ave

ROCKRIDGE CAFE
5492 College Ave.

SMITTEN ICE CREAM
5800 College Ave.

BARCLAY’S CAFE
5940 College Cafe

ECO DRY CLEANERS
6025 College Ave.

OSMANTHUS
6048 College Ave.

Yasai Market
6301 College Ave.

Philz Coffee
6310 College Ave. 

Beanery Coffee
2925 College Ave.

Rialto Cinemas® Elmwood
2966 College Ave.

Manpuku Sushi
2977 College Ave.

House of Curries
2984 College Ave.

Tara’s Organic Ice Cream
3173 College Ave.

Star Grocery
3068 Claremont Ave.