Community Programs

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, Waterdogs, Abriendo Caminos, and TaxPrep have been placed on hold until further notice. We will continue to update the website as new information becomes available and as summer approaches. For any further questions, please email:

Waterdogs Swim Classes — established in the early 1940s, these Red Cross-certified classes are held every summer to ensure our kids are safe in Tomales Bay. Operated at Shell Beach in Inverness. Waterdogs will be held Monday-Friday afternoons July 15-26, 2019. Download the 2019 Application here. 2019 English Application
Community Thanksgiving Dinner — a home-cooked meal with all the trimmings to gather our friends and neighbors in celebration on Thanksgiving Day. With generous support from many volunteers and the agencies in the West Marin Collaborative.
Holiday Gift Program — food and gifts are provided to low-income families in partnership with Point Reyes Books, the California Highway Patrol, and the Dance Palace Community Center.
Saturday Tax Prep Day — with tax preparers from AARP and space donated by the Dance Palace Community Center, low-income tax payers are assisted with their forms, and many receive refunds.