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Thursday, February 23rd

Berkeley City College: Science Seminar Series

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
Free
Berkeley
Young Adults, Adults
Berkeley City College Science/Biotechnology Department will host Prof. Jennifer Doudna presenting Rewriting the Language of Life: Impacts and Challenges of DNA Editing Dr. Jennifer Doudna, a biochemist at the University of California, Berkeley, published research that detailed a gene-editing technique called CRISP-Ca9 that shows how scientists...

Saturday, February 25th

German International School of Silicon Valley: Karneval & Open House

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
Free.
Emeryville
All Ages
The German International School of Silicon Valley (GISSV)'s East Bay campus invites people of all ages to explore our new school location in Emeryville and celebrate the beloved Karneval tradition with us! February 25, 20171070 41st Street, Emeryville11 am - 1 pm: Open House1 - 5 pm: Karneval The day will start out at 11 am with an Open House...

Sunday, February 26th

Once Upon Your Mind: Once Upon Your Mind's Interactive Children's Show

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
Adult $12/Child $10
Oakland
Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged, Preteens
Once Upon Your Mind is the paramount improv comedy performance for families of the Bay Area. Once Upon Your Mind is a live story that is improvised by the actors. Your suggestions create the title, the characters, and the plot. The actors may even ask for you to volunteer during the show to help the story come alive. The story can be as silly and...

Wednesday, March 1st

Golden Gate Branch LIbrary: Baby Bounce!: Lapsit Storytime Series

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
Free
Oakland
Babies, Adults
Bring your babies to the library for books, songs, rhymes, and socializing! In each session, we'll have a brief storytime followed by playtime with lots of toys. Best for parents and caregivers with babies from birth to 18 months.

Saturday, March 4th

Tony LaRussa's Animal Rescue Foundation: Paint Your Pet

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
30.00
Walnut Creek
Kinder, School-Aged
At ARF's Paint Your Pet event, children explore their inner artist by painting a unique portrait of their pet. Local artist, Ammo, guides painters through the artistic process with specific, step-by-step instructions, and helpful pointers to ensure a fun, successful, and creative painting experience! For children 4-8 years. Learn more and register...

Wednesday, March 8th

Golden Gate Branch LIbrary: Baby Bounce!: Lapsit Storytime Series

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
Free
Oakland
Babies, Adults
Bring your babies to the library for books, songs, rhymes, and socializing! In each session, we'll have a brief storytime followed by playtime with lots of toys. Best for parents and caregivers with babies from birth to 18 months.

Friday, March 10th

Ecology Center: Bay Area Seed Swap and Celebration

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
$0 - $20
Berkeley
All Ages
Join us for a fun and festive Annual Seed Exchange hosted by the Bay Area Seed Interchange Library (BASIL). Come swap home-grown garden seeds, share a potluck supper, enjoy live music with Mud Fence and the company of fantastic local gardeners and earth stewards. Visit the great Richmond Grows website for info on how to save seeds. Interested in...

Saturday, March 11th

Jewish Gateways: Purim Celebration for Families with Young Children!

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
$25 per family
Berkeley
Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kinder
Join other families in a cozy and welcoming environment to celebrate this joyful Jewish costume holiday. We'll sing silly Purim songs and hear how brave Queen Esther saved the day, led by Rabbi Bridget Wynne and beloved Jewish songleader Isaac Zones. We'll also enjoy a hands-on service project, yummy Purim treats, and more. We encourage children...

UC Botanical Garden: Fiber and Dye Family Day

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
Free with Garden Admission
Berkeley
All Ages
Come explore the wonderful world of plant-based fibers & dyes. There will be weaving demonstrations by the Golden Gate Weaving Guild, paper-making activities and natural dye sampling! Explore our exhibit and join us for this free hands-on family day for children and adults of all ages.

Sunday, March 12th

Once Upon Your Mind: Interactive Storytelling For The Whole Family

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
$8 adults, $6 children, $0 children under 3
Oakland
Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged, Preteens
You help the story come alive! Once Upon Your Mind is interactive, storytelling. Using a book as a starting point, audience members of all ages are encouraged to participate in creating a live performance.  Performances are every Sunday at 11am. Prepay or purchase tickets at the door for $8 adults, $6 children, children under 3; free Temescal Arts...

Wednesday, March 15th

Golden Gate Branch LIbrary: Baby Bounce!: Lapsit Storytime Series

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
Free
Oakland
Babies, Adults
Bring your babies to the library for books, songs, rhymes, and socializing! In each session, we'll have a brief storytime followed by playtime with lots of toys. Best for parents and caregivers with babies from birth to 18 months.

Saturday, March 18th

UC Botanical Garden: Secrets of Moss and Lichen

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
$15 Adult or Child, $10 Member Adult or Child
Berkeley
All Ages
In honor of St. Paddy’s day, join our moss and lichen hunt, learn a little botany, and make a “secret garden” to take home.
Kids growing up in earthquake country need a disaster-prepared household.  Pet owners need to know how to keep pets safe in a disaster. At this FREE community-wide event, we invite people at all levels of preparedness to take steps towards emergency readiness for their whole family.    You'll find kid-friendly activities, tips and information, on-...

Roughing It Day Camp: Roughing It Day Camp Open House

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
$0
Lafayette
Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged, Preteens
This is a great opportunity for new families to see our site and try some camp activities, including fishing, crafts, nature & field games.  Families can take a tour of the Lafayette Reservoir.  Meet our directors, Ann and Hobie, and some of our great summer staff. Friends and family members of all ages are welcome. Register online at www....

Sunday, March 19th

Once Upon Your Mind: Interactive Storytelling For The Whole Family

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
$8 adults, $6 children, $0 children under 3
Oakland
Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged, Preteens
You help the story come alive! Once Upon Your Mind is interactive, storytelling. Using a book as a starting point, audience members of all ages are encouraged to participate in creating a live performance.  Performances are every Sunday at 11am. Prepay or purchase tickets at the door for $8 adults, $6 children, children under 3; free Temescal Arts...

Sunday, March 26th

Once Upon Your Mind: Interactive Storytelling For The Whole Family

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
$8 adults, $6 children, $0 children under 3
Oakland
Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged, Preteens
You help the story come alive! Once Upon Your Mind is interactive, storytelling. Using a book as a starting point, audience members of all ages are encouraged to participate in creating a live performance.  Performances are every Sunday at 11am. Prepay or purchase tickets at the door for $8 adults, $6 children, children under 3; free Temescal Arts...

Saturday, April 15th

UC Botanical Garden: Naturally Dyed Eggs

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
$15 Adult, $15 Child, $12 Member Adult, $12 Member Child
Berkeley
Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged, Adults
This hands-on workshop will introduce children to the joy of natural dyes while they make their own patterns on eggs with brilliant plant-based colors. Price includes 4 eggs per participant. Two session times available: 10 - 11 am and 12 - 1 pm.

Saturday, May 6th

Roughing It Day Camp: Roughing It Day Camp Open House

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
$0
Lafayette
Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged, Preteens
This is a great opportunity for new families to see our site and try some camp activities, including fishing, crafts, nature & field games.  Families can take a tour of the Lafayette Reservoir.  Meet our directors, Ann and Hobie, and some of our great summer staff. Friends and family members of all ages are welcome. Register online at www....

Saturday, June 3rd

Roughing It Day Camp: Roughing It Day Camp Open House

Kid-Friendly Events & Outings
$0
Lafayette
Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged, Preteens
This is a great opportunity for new families to see our site and try some camp activities, including fishing, crafts, nature & field games.  Families can take a tour of the Lafayette Reservoir.  Meet our directors, Ann and Hobie, and some of our great summer staff. Friends and family members of all ages are welcome. Register online at www....