Ukulele clubs are a great place to meet, jam and learn from fellow ukulele enthusiasts and players. beginner are always welcome.
from the Berkeley Ukulele Club web site
The Berkeley Ukulele Club is an active community of ukulele players, musicians and singers from all over the San Francisco Bay area. We have our big meetups on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month in Berkeley, California and smaller neighborhood jams throughout the San Francisco Bay Area in between. Whether you are a beginner or seasoned player, please join us twice a month to share songs, techniques and music and uke talk. There are no dues or membership. Just show up and have fun. Everyone is welcome. We love to play!
from the Claremont Ukulele Club web site
We strum every third Sunday from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM at the Michael Vargas Conservatory of Music at the Packing House in Claremont. We also perform sporadically throughout the year!
from the E Kanikapila Kākou web site
E Kanikapila Kākou! means Let’s Play Music! We meet every Sunday from 5pm to 8pm in Dana Point, CA. We are a group of friends from Hawai’i who are committed to sharing our passion for the Hawaiian culture with the community through fellowship and encouragement. Bring your ukulele and strum along with us. No ukulele, no problem, come sing and talk story. All levels welcome.
**USA Call Lorrie Freitas at 209-505-3216
from the Funstrummers Ukulele Band of Modesto web site
Funstrummers meet every Friday morning and play for three hours beginning with a class and ending with a free choice play along. There is also a similar program for all skill levels on Monday evenings.
Albuquerque, **New Mexico
[email protected] or 246-8960
from the High Desert Sand Fleas Ukulele Club web site
The High Desert Sand Fleas Ukulele Club is a bi-monthly gathering of uke minded people who’s family and friends really got sick of them playing around the house and said, “GO FIND SOME OTHER PLUCKING PLACE TO PLAY THAT DAMN THING, WILL YA?”
Los Angeles, **Califorina
from the Jumpin’ Flea Circus Players of Los Angeles Uke Club web site
We play only the best selection of music, from the 1920s to the 2020s. I’m talking GREAT songs. The hallmark of the Jumpin Fleas is that we provide FULLY NOTATED, ORIGINAL ARRANGEMENTS of all the songs we play. No chord boxes and lyric sheets here. You get the full score, plus more! We play at the advanced-beginner level and above, but even if you’re just starting, come see us and watch your playing and personality improve by LEAPS and BOUNDS!!!
Huntington Beach, California
from the Kolohe Ukulele Clubof Southern California web site
KOLOHE ‘UKULELE CLUB was formed in 2000 & meets for practice at “ISLAND BAZAAR” in Surf City U.S.A. on the 2nd, 3rd, & 4th TuesNite of the month @ 7:pm. Under our Kumu UNCLE HENRY KAMAE, we play Hawaiian & Hapa Haole music and invites ALL levels of ‘UKULELE PLAYERS to jam with us Island Style. KOLOHE has performed at the Southern California Ukulele Festival, the Tiki Beach Fest in Belmont Shore, the Asian & Pacific Islander Councle Banquets, the San Dimas Ho‘Olaule‘a, Aloha-Cruz Island Beach Shows, for many‘a Lu`au, Halau performances, festivals, & other functions.
from the Napa Valley Flea Jumpers web site
The Napa Valley Flea Jumpers (or “Wine Country” Flea Jumpers, depending on the day or week) is a loosely knit group of ukulele enthusiasts who get together once a month to drink wine, eat pupus, enjoy each other’s company, and play our ‘ukuleles. We meet anywhere they’ll have us, generally on the last Sunday of the month. Anyone and everyone is welcome to join us…if you can find us. Keep checking back for updates on where and when; we’d love to meet you.
from the The Pluckin’ Strummers web site
The purpose of the Pluckin’ Strummers is to have fun, share our love of music and grow our skills. We wish to create a welcome place for beginners and form a ukulele club that is home to players of all skill levels.
A Los Angeles Ukulele Club – Brought to you by T&A Ukulele
Grass Valley, California 95945
from the Strum Bums Ukulele Extravaganze Rescue and Relief Band web site
Members meet every Thursday from 3:30 to 5, and perform at least once a week at convalescent homes, retirement communities, hospitals, schools, fairs, festivals and fund-raisers for non-profits. Led by Dan Scanlan, aka, Cool Hand Uke, since 2000. We have performed at the Northern California Uke Fest in Santa Cruz, the New York Ukulele Festival and the 38th Annual International Ukulele Festival in Honolulu. All ages are welcome and newcomers to the ukulele are treated to Scanlan’s famous first uke lesson.
from the Turlock Uke Jamz web site
Turlock Uke Jamz is not a club or group. There are no dues. There is nothing to join. Just show up and have a good time. However, we do, and will, ask for donations to cover the cost of our meeting place.
Right in the heart of California’s Central Valley.
Grab your uke (or your guitar, oud or fiddle) and your music stand, click on and print the songs to the right, and come join us. All ages, skill levels, and acoustic instruments are welcome.
from the Uke University web site
Stu Herreid heads up “Life’s journey is not to arrive at the grave safely, in a well preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways, Ukulele in hand, totally strummed out, shouting: ‘Holy cow, what a jam!’” and remember, SMILE when you play that Bb chord!
300 Carlsbad Village Dr.
Carlsbad, California, 92008
Phone: (760) 458-6656
from the Ukulele Society of America web site
Ukulele Society of America, led by Alakai Pat "Palika" Enos, USA meets in a beautiful venue at the Ocean House Restaurant in Carlsbad, CA every Thursday from 6:30 - 9:00 PM. All ages and abilities are welcome.
from the Ukuleles Of Paradise web site
Enjoy learning to play the ukulele (four strings, four fingers—what could be easier?) and have fun at Ukuleles of Paradise, an informal gathering of ukulele players and would-be ukulele players. Ukuleles of Paradise offers free lessons, loaner ukuleles for the meeting, a lending library of ukulele songbooks, DVDs and resources—and a welcoming group of folks who are happy to have new players or wannabe players join us. No prior musical experience needed!
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