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

 

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Saturday Space Science Series
With prize winning scientists and world-class science museums in our backyard, we've pulled together a June Saturday Science Series with a focus on space sciences, in celebration of our Rocketship and Mission Control exhibit. Come hear ideas from scientists read more

State Farm Funds Habitot's 10th Annual Early Chiildhood Safety Campaign
From June through September, look for free Car Seat Inspections, CPR and choke-saving demonstrations, poison control information, baby-proofing advice and much more!

Thanks to State Farm Insurance Companies, FREE admission during all safety events! read more

Nominaions Are In for Preschool Teacher Contest
Thirty-eight preschool teachers have been nominated in Habitot's 2nd annual "Preschool Teachers Make a Difference" contest. The deadline for nominations was May 29. read more

"Taste of Africa" Event July 18 - Fundraiser for New African Village Exhibit
Habitot is currently collaborating with Jiji la Watoto, whose founders grew up in Kenya and currently lead our African music and culture class on Wednesdays, to design and build an interactive exhibit replicating an authentic African village. read more

Introducing Two New Board Members
Habitot is delighted to welcome Eric Techel and Laura Mytels to Habitot's Board of Directors. Mr. Techel is Managing Director for Investment Operations at Capricorn Investment Group and read more

Caregiver Open House - Planned for August 7
Mark your calendars for Habitot's first "meet-the-caregivers" open house. Dozens of caregivers available to work for your family starting in September 2010 will be on hand to share their qualifications, read more


Performances & Events

Saturday Space Science Series

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rubber duckies

Rubber Duckie Day
Tuesday, June 5
9:30 am - 4:30 pm

All different shapes and sizes of rubber duckies and bubbles will fill the Water Works area. read more
   
raibow tree Family Pride Day
Saturday, June 19
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Habitot celebrates all kinds of families that create loving homes for children. Our Family Coalition will take and print free family portraits from 10 am-2 pm. read more
   
Father's Day Father's Day Parents' Night Out
Sunday, June 20
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. Pizza for dinner included. Space limited, to reserve call Lydia at 510-647-1111 ext. 14
   

Parent's Night Out

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

Parents' Night Out!
Friday, June 25
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Drop off your kids, 2-7 yrs, for play and fun while parents enjoy a movie or dinner out.

$30 per child, $20 for siblings. Pizza for dinner included. Space limited. To reserve call Lydia at 510-647-1111 ext.14 read more
   
cheese pizza Pizza Fridays!
Fridays, June 4, 11, 18, & 25
11:30 am - 12:30 pm

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

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PARENT-CHILD CLASSES

New Teachers!
New Days!
New Activities!

April 12 - June 25

• 10:00 - 10:30 am, Tuesdays - Fridays
(note second session of African music on Wednesdays at 11:00am and a new Mandarin Singing & Dancing class on Friday afternoons at 2:30 pm)
• For children 12 months and up, adult participation is required.
• Children 12 months and under free with sibling
• $6 drop-in or $50 for a 10-class pass
• Purchase passes at Front Desk by 9:55 am on the day of class
• Your Fall class passes are good for any Spring class

    ART   Tuesdays - Tot Art with a Twist!
    MUSIC   Wednesdays - African Music (with jiji la watoto)
    MOVEMENT   Thursdays - Move and Groove!
    COOKING   Fridays - Let's Do Lunch!

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butterfly    Spring Break Camp

MORNING AND AFTERNOON CAMPS FOR TOTS

All camps under $10 per hour!
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• Beaches & Sunshine
• Young Scientists
• Kid's Café
• Cars, Boats, Planes & Trains
• Go Green
• Space Station
• 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 a 20% discount on Outer Space Gear: glowing stars, outer space puzzles, retro spaceships, galaxy grabbers, Mars mudd, space shuttles, and astronaut backpacks.

 

 

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