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Thursday, Dec 5, 2019

Fresno, CA: CSSSA @ ArtHop

Our FIRST EVER Central Valley CSSSA Alumni event is happening this winter! In collaboration with the Fresno Arts Council, we’re bring you some epic CSSSA goodness during this monthly community ArtHop event!

Details will be released in Fall 2019.


Past Events

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Thursday, Aug 8, 2019

Santa Clarita, CA: CSSSA Mod Pizza Fundraiser

CSSSA 2019 showed their support for this amazing program and got to eat some delicious pizza! Part of the proceeds went towards supporting guest artists, equipment and supplies, CSSSA scholarships, alumni reunions, CSSSA programming, and college access resources brought to you by the CSSSA Foundation.

Saturday, July 13, 2019 (a.k.a. FIRST DAY OF CSSSA!) 4pm-8pm

Culver City, CA: 2nd Annual CSSSA Summer Smash

Ya for Alumni! Our annual celebration on the first day of CSSSA was about our alumni - food, drinks, games, and a CSSSA-exclusive screening of Spider-Man: Far From Home days after it’s released. AND we got to see it on the Sony Pictures Studio lot! From personal tours to a CSSSA-themed photobooth, this event ROCKED!


Alumni Meet-up: Thursday, June 6th, 2019 at 5:00pm

San Francisco, CA: CSSSA @ the Exploratorium

Our first 18+ alumni event was a huge success! After grabbing some food + drinks at Grumpy’s, the CSSSA crew headed to the Exploratorium to experience over 650 mind-blowing exhibits. We listened to music through our teeth, saw reality distort in a mirror, and even got to see electrons make beautiful dance patterns!


Saturday, April 13th, 2019 Reading at 1:20pm Discussion at 3:00pm

LA Times Festival of Books, Poetry Stage, Signing Area 2

Morgan Parker is the author of "There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyonce," "Other People's Comfort Keeps Me Up At Night," and the recently released poetry collection"Magical Negro." Her debut young adult novel "Who Put This Song On?" is forthcoming in late 2019, and her debut book of nonfiction will be released in 2020.

Sunday, February 24th, 2019 5pm - 8:30pm

Old Town Pasadena, CA: 2nd Annual CSSSA Alumni Oscars Viewing Party

Another epic CSSSA Oscars party! Our 2nd Oscars party was really a night of Hollywood magic! We enjoyed delicious tacos, bottomless brownies, and plenty of good vibes. The red carpet couldn’t handle all our star-power!!


Saturday, November 10th, 2018 12pm - 5pm

Los Angeles, CA: 100% Festival at Otis College of Art and Design

CSSSA got their own booth at the Otis College of Art and Design 100% Festival. CSSSA we hosted visual and performing art workshops and gave away alumni swag! It was great to soak up sunshine at this outdoor festival!


Saturday, Sept 9, 2018

Berkeley, CA: A Night of Jazz and Pizza 

The Alumni Network strikes again! - with groovy tunes and delicious pizza. We got to hang with Herb Alpert, eat ALL the gourmet pizza, and settle in for an electric jazz show! Berkeley sure showed us an amazing night!


Saturday, July 7, 2018

San Francisco, CA: CSSSA Summer Smash 

For our NorCal alumni reunion, we hit the green for an indoor picnic. We crushed cornhole and connect four and added artful flair to the giant CSSSA banner. Some people event walked away with exclusive Alumni Network swag to remember us by! 


Sunday, March 4, 2018

Los Angeles, CA: Oscar Viewing Party

At this Alumni Network Event, our alum, family, and friends joined us for a night of Hollywood magic as we popped popcorn, walked the red carpet, and celebrated 2 Oscar victories for Coco (co-directed by CSSSA alum, Adrian Molina). 


Monday, November 6, 2017

Oakland, CA: Pixar Fundraiser

An evening of pure Pixar joy! We were joined by many friends of CSSSA as we danced to mariachi music, ate Mexican cuisine, and toured the beautiful Pixar Studios.