Reg­is­tra­tion takes place at or in per­son at the Sharon Art Stu­dio. Assis­tance is not avail­able at McLaren Lodge on pri­or­ity reg­is­tra­tion days. For reg­is­tra­tion dates and times, refer to or the front side of this brochure. Reg­is­tra­tion is ongo­ing after the open­ing dates. Mail-in reg­is­tra­tion is no longer accepted.

Fam­ily Account

To reg­is­ter you must first cre­ate a Fam­ily Account through SFRPD (the term “Fam­ily Account” applies whether you are reg­is­ter­ing a fam­ily or only one indi­vid­ual). You must include your email address for access to online reg­is­tra­tion, class con­fir­ma­tion, sched­ule changes, and updates. If you mis­place your login ID and PIN, you can request it online at Please call 415–831-6800 dur­ing busi­ness hours for fur­ther assistance.

Enrolling in pro­grams

Once you have cre­ated a fam­ily account, go to to reg­is­ter for classes. Use the course num­bers listed in this flyer to find the class you want, or browse all class offer­ings online. You can also reg­is­ter in per­son at McLaren Lodge Annex, 501 Stanyan St., dur­ing reg­u­lar busi­ness hours.

Pay­ing for pro­grams

To pay for courses online, stu­dents must use a Mas­ter­card or Visa. To pay cash or check, reg­is­ter in per­son at the McLaren Lodge Annex. For infor­ma­tion call 415–831-6800 dur­ing reg­u­lar busi­ness hours.


Need instructions on how to register for a class online? NEWS COMING SOON ON NEW REGISTRATION SYSTEM!

FOSAS Mem­ber­ship

To be eli­gi­ble for pri­or­ity reg­is­tra­tion and a $10 fee reduc­tion on all adult courses, stu­dents must sub­mit a FOSAS mem­ber­ship appli­ca­tion and fee no later than 3 days before pri­or­ity reg­is­tra­tion. The mem­ber­ship ben­e­fits are applied only to courses offered through Sharon Art Stu­dio and can­not be used for courses offered at other SFRPD sites. FOSAS mem­ber­ships are not required to take classes. To con­tinue to receive mem­ber­ship ben­e­fits, mem­bers must renew annu­ally. Mem­ber­ships are non-refundable. Mem­ber­ship appli­ca­tions are only avail­able at or at the Sharon Art Stu­dio office. A mem­ber­ship appli­ca­tion is also included on the back page of the brochure.

In order to receive mem­ber­ship ben­e­fits for classes, stu­dents must cre­ate a Fam­ily Account at Mem­bers with­out SFPRDfam­ily accounts can­not enroll. 

Please note:

Some classes fill quickly dur­ing the first hour of reg­is­tra­tion. Some classes may fill entirely dur­ing the pri­or­ity reg­is­tra­tion period, leav­ing no spaces in gen­eral registration.

If you are on the wait­list for a class, you will be noti­fied when a class opens. All wait­list man­age­ment is han­dled through the reg­is­tra­tion desk at Mclaren Lodge. PLEASE DO NOT CALL US.