Celebrating 25 Years of Industrial Arts Education at The Crucible

For 25 years, The Crucible has provided exceptional industrial arts education to thousands of youth and adults across the Bay Area. To mark our Silver Anniversary, we’ll host more events, programming, and industrial art educational opportunities throughout the year. Join us!

Explore 25 years of Crucible milestones and memories

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Your investment in our work sparks creativity and keeps the industrial arts accessible to students at all stages of their creative journeys.

We look forward to celebrating our Silver Anniversary with you!

2024 Crucible Events Calendar

Join us for these exciting 2024 Crucible events.

  • Saturday, March 2: West Oakland Bike Summit
  • April: Artist Talk 
  • Saturday, May 18: The Crucible’s Fire & Light Soirée and Art Auction
  • Thursday, July 25: Fuego Youth Leadership Reception
  • August: Artist Talk
  • Saturday, September 7: Open House
  • October: Iron Pour
  • Saturday, December 7 & Sunday, December 8: GIFTY, The Crucible’s annual craft show & open house

Learn more about our 25th anniversary year

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Support access to transformative industrial and fine art education throughout 2024