Habitot Children's Museum

Habitot is CLOSED SUNDAYS
through September 30!

Museum closed on Wednesday, July 4th.


SPRING-SUMMER HOURS
April 1 - September 30
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
Sun

9:30 - 12:30
9:30 - 12:30
9:30 - 12:30
9:30 - 12:30
9:30 - 4:30
9:30 - 4:30
Private Rentals Only

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

Habitot News

Thank you to our firefighter fans!
You did it! With a final recent donation received in June, we reached our mini-campaign goal to bring back our popular Firehouse exhibit, raising almost exactly the $3,000 needed! Thank you, donors!
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Summer Camps
New and returning LGBTQ families are invited to a family/community play day and Open House on Sunday, July 1 from 10 am–2 pm to explore the museum and connect with other families. Sunnie Kaufman-Paulman, Habitot's Board President, will be on hand to greet parents and share Habitot's vision for the community and the future of Habitot. read more

through a 10-year-olds' eyes
Habitot's founder and executive director, Gina Moreland, recently caught up with ten-year-old Rafi W., who was visiting Habitot again after a six-year hiatus. "Oh, wow!" said Rafi, "I remember the rocketship, and the wiggle wall and the water tower!" read more

Habitot Recognized as a Leader
If so, please consider donating your old car to Habitot! Since January 2011, Habitot has received 11 donated cars and raised $3,682 for museum exhibits and programs. Proceeds are tax-deductible and the company we work with makes it easy as can be. They come and tow your car and handle all the paperwork and sales. read more

 
Performances & Events
Open House for LGBTQ Families

Open House for LGBTQ Families
Sunday, July 1 • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Enjoy Habitot's hands-on exhibits and Art Studio for the whole family. Connect with other gay and lesbian families raising young children, 0-5, while tots explore the Rocketship, Grocery/Cafe, Wind Tunnel and Waterworks area. read more
   
Family Pride Day

Family Pride Day
Saturday, July 14 • 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vive la France! Celebrate Bastille Day by 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. read more

   

Parent's Night Out

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



*Except for November and December; the 3rd Friday of the Month.

Parents' Night Out!
Friday, July 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 our Reservations Desk at 510-647-1111 ×14 read more
   
cheese pizza

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Pizza Fridays!
Fridays, July 6, 13, 20 & 27
Our friends at Papa John's(2222 Shattuck Ave.) will deliver child-sized cheese slices on sale for $1 each beginning at 11 am, first come first served. Proceeds benefit the Museum.
   
Classes & Camps
sun    Summer Day Camps: June - August 2011

MORNING AND AFTERNOON CAMPS FOR TOTS

All camps under $10 per hour!
Curbside Drop-off & Pick-up Service Available
Children enjoy arts & crafts, drama , cooking, storytelling, and music. read more

• Cars, Boats, Planes & Trains
• Kid's Café
• Space Station

• Castles & Dragons
• Circus Parade
• Young Scientists
• Construction Zone


To register, call the Reservations Desk at (510) 647-1111 ×14

Gift Store Discount of the Month
Gift Store Discount of the Month

This month, visitors enjoy a 20% discount on all wind toys: kites, streamers, airplanes and pinwheels.

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