Habitot Children's Museum

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April 1 - September 30
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Habitot Children's Museum
2065 Kittredge Street
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 647-1111
www.habitot.org

 

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African Village Exhibit Fundraising Reaches 30% of Goal
Over 125 people attended Habitot's "Taste of Africa" fundraising event on July 18, raising hopes and funds for an experiential African village exhibit children and families. Attendees generated just over $1,000 in ticket sales, vendor proceeds and silent auction bids while enjoying authentic East African cuisine, children's games and crafts and awesome African dance performances. read more

 Habitot To Assist UC-Berkeley Child Development Research
Graduate students working with Professor Alison Gopnik in UC-Berkeley's Department of Psychology are studying child development at Habitot! Using simple games, puppets and boxes that light up, they learn how children 2 to 7 years old understand cause and effect. read more

Make an Appointment for Your Car Seat Inspection
Appointments for certified car seat inspections at Habitot are available on Fridays and Saturdays, 10:00 am-4:00 pm all this month. 90% of car seats are found to be installed incorrectly upon inspection and children are at risk!

Call Nicole at 510-647-1111 x 12 to schedule at your convenience.

Thanks to State Farm for supporting Habitot's 2010 Early Childhood Safety Campaign. read more

Univision Filming at Habitot
Univision, the nation's leading Spanish language media company, will be filming at Habitot on Tuesday, August 3. read more

Our Family Resource Center Needs Books
We'd like to replace some popular and helpful books that have disappeared from our Family Resource Center over the years. If you can donate a copy of one or more of the lost books listed below, you'll be helping more parents be successful parents! read more


Performances & Events
cricket I love Bugs Day!
Friday, August 20
9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Discover the wonderful world of bugs! A full day of activities devoted to those backyard wigglers, hoppers and crawlers from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm. Build a cricket home in a terrarium with dirt, leaves and sticks in our Art Studio. read more
   
Bastille Day Celebration Family Alien Day
Saturday, August 28
9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Calling all outer space aliens! Come dressed in costumes from another planet for this out-of-this-world family event. Children dressed in alien costumes will receive an outer space prize. read more
   

Parent's Night Out

Every 4th Friday
Now Year-round!
Lower Price for Siblings!

Parents' Night Out!
Friday, August 27
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Drop off your kids, 2-7 yrs, for play and fun while parents enjoy an evening out.

$30 per child, $20 for siblings.
Cheese pizza for dinner included.

ADVANCE registration strongly encouraged to permit us to adequately staff these evenings.
Last minute registrations may not be possible.

To register, call Lydia at 510-647-1111 ext. 14 read more
   
cheese pizza

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Pizza Fridays!
Fridays, August 6, 13, 20, & 27
11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Our friends at Extreme Pizza (2352 Shattuck Ave.) will deliver child-sized cheese slices on sale for $1 each. Deliveries every 15 minutes as needed. Proceeds benefit the Museum.
   
10th Annual Early Childhood Safety Campaign
   
Classes & Camps
butterfly    Spring Break Camp

MORNING AND AFTERNOON CAMPS FOR TOTS

All camps under $10 per hour!
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• Cars, Boats, Planes & Trains
• Back to the Farm
• Land of Fairytales
• Construction Zone
• Tots Around the World
 
Gift Store Discount of the Month
Gift Store Discount of the Month

This month, visitors enjoy 20% savings on all Art Supplies in our gift store: washable paints, spill-proof paint cups, scented play dough, stamp-pads, clay cutters and rolling pins, sidewalk chalk, do-a-dots, sketch books and pencils, face paints and more!

 

 

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