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Habitot Children's Museum

Habitot Children's Museum
2065 Kittredge Street
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 647-1111

This Month's Performances & Events
Parachute Games Day parachute game
Thursday, July 8 • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Hide under a giant parachute, play parachute speedway, toss a fruit salad, take a “smooshie ride” and enjoy other staff-facilitated parachute games inspired by Project Joy.

Water Safety

toddler in bath tub
State Farm logoEarly Childhood Safety Event Free Admission
10:00 am - 12:00pm

Friday, July 10 • 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Learn practical ways to keep your two-year-old safe around swimming pools, baby pools, water buckets, and bathtubs from the Bay Area Red Cross. Two-year-olds are at greatest risk. FREE admission from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm is provided by State Farm Insurance Companies.

Bastille Day Bastille Day Celebration in Paris
Tuesday, July 14 • 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Vive la France! Celebrate Bastille Day by ordering from a French menu in the Cafe exhibit, tasting French bread and cheese and planning your escape from the Bastille prison. Make and decorate a French chapeau using recycled newspaper and fun fabrics in the Art Studio.

Choke Saving Skills choke saving

State Farm logoEarly Childhood Safety Event Free Admission
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Tuesday, July 14 (English) • 10:30am - 12:00 pm
Thursday, July 16 (Spanish / English) • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Learn how to intervene early - and effectively - in a baby or toddler choking episode. Anna Griffin, EMT will demonstrate choke-saving skills to parents and caregivers. FREE admission from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm is provided by State Farm Insurance Companies.

Free Car Seat Check boy in car seat

State Farm logo

Early Childhood Safety Event


Saturday, July • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Allston Parking Garage – 5th level
2061 Allston Way between Milvia & Shattuck

Car seat technicians from the Berkeley Police Department and Habitot will thoroughly inspect your child's car seat for proper installation in the second of three car seat checks presented during the safety campaign.

• 6'3' max. car height
• Parking is validated
• Family Guest Pass to Habitot

Camping Out Week camp graphic
July 20 - 25 • regular hours
Set up camp with tents and sleeping bags and sleep under the stars. Set up a picnic, listen to stories around the pretend campfire and create special camping crafts like binoculars, bird feeders, fishing poles and more!

Parent's Night Out Parent's Night Out
Friday, July 24 • 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Drop off your kids for play and fun while parents enjoy a movie or dinner out. $30 per child, $5 discount for siblings. Pizza for dinner included. Space limited, to reserve call Lydia at 510-647-1111 ext. 14

Every 4th Friday
April - September

Pizza Fridays! Pizza Fridays - Bowzer's
July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Our friends at Bowzer’s Pizza (upstairs on Shattuck Ave.) will deliver child-sized cheese slices on sale for $1 each. Deliveries every 15 minutes as needed. Proceeds benefit the Museum.
Bubbleland camp graphic
Friday, July 31 • 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Water Works will be transformed into a Land of Bubbles! Create giant tubular bubbles, craft a bubble trampoline from straws and string, and stand inside a kid-sized bubble. Make your own bubble wands out of recycled materials in the Art Studio.
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