Habitot Children's Museum

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October 1- March 31
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Habitot Children's Museum
2065 Kittredge Street
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 647-1111
www.habitot.org

Habitot News

Thank you donor event - March 16th
Join us for a fun evening with Berkeley author, Adam Mansbach, who surprised himself and everyone with a tongue-in-cheek bestseller, Go the F%$k to Sleep, which has sold over three hundred thousand copies. read more

New Stroller Parking Area
Announcing a new space for parking strollers—now we can keep the hallway and front entrance doors clear of congestion! Our landlord has generously offered us a spacious room, just across from our main entrance, for storing strollers while visitors enjoy the museum. read more

Annual survey time - Win a Family Circle Membership worth $190!
Each year, we ask our audience of members and visitors to tell us how we are doing. All those completing this quick, online survey will be put into a drawing for a Family Circle Membership Worth $190. (If the winner already has a membership, the expiration date can be extended or it can be donated). The survey will be released the first week of March but you can click here to get started today. read more

Welcome new board member
We welcome to Habitot's Board of Directors, Chantal Laurie Below, Managing Director of Leadership Development at Teach for America. She has lead advisory boards at BUILD, worked in education at the Full Circle Fund and in an advisory capacity at Big Brothers, Big Sisters. read more

 
Performances & Events
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Shamrock Day
Saturday, March 17
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Top 'o the Morning! Decorate a leprechaun puppet of your very own in the Art Studio. read more

   
tohkame-morge eggs Norooz, Persian New Year
Tuesday, March 20
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Join us for our 6th annual Norooz or Persian New Year celebration—traditionally celebrated in the spring in Iran, Afghanistan, and other middle eastern regions—to usher in Spring and celebrate areconnection with nature. 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, March 23
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
   
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Pizza Fridays!
Fridays, March 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30.
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

snowflakesWinter Morning Classes

New teachers, new days, and new actvities !

Monday • Wednesday • Thursday • Friday
10:00 am - 10:30 am

• $6 Drop-in ticket (purchase at front desk by 9:55 am)
• 10-class passes $50 (a $10 savings!)
• Class passes do not expire.

For children age 12 months and up. Parent or caregiver participation required in all classes.

    MONDAYS: African Music & Movement
    WEDNESDAYS: Art with a Science Twist!
    THURSDAYS: Breakfast Club
    FRIDAYS: Chelsea Morning Music

For more information, call 510-647-1111 x 16

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    flower      Winter Morning Classes

New days, and new activities!

Tuesday • Wednesday • Thursday • Friday
10:00 am - 10:30 am

• $7 Drop-in ticket (purchase at front desk by 9:55 am)
• $50 8-class passes (buy your 10 class pass at the winter rate until March 23! After March 23, $50 / 8 classes)
• Class passes do not expire.

For children age 12 months and up. Parent or caregiver participation required in all classes.

    TUESDAYS: African Music and Movement
    WEDNESDAYS: Art with a Science Twist!
    THURSDAYS: Let's Do Lunch!
    FRIDAYS: Chelsea Morning Music

For more information, call 510-647-1111 x 16

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butterfly    Spring Break Camp: April 18 - 22
• Monday - Friday
• 9:15 am - 1:00 pm
• $30 day; $25/day for 5 or more days


A half-day, drop-off activity camp for 3 to 5 year olds exploring Spring themes like baby animals, new buds, sunshine, rain and puddles through fun, hands-on art, math and science activities. Children will enjoy cooking, art activities, science projects, storytelling and music... all led by experienced Habitot instructors.

Curbside Drop-off & Pick-up Service Available

To register, call Lydia at (510) 647-1111 x14

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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

• Beaches & Sunshine
• Back to the Farm
• Cars, Boats, Planes & Trains
• Kid's Café
• Space Station

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


To register, call Lydia at (510) 647-1111 x14

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

This month, visitors enjoy a 20% discount on all bubbles & bubble toys: bubble wands, turbo bubble blower, Pustefix & Wonder bubbles, "no-spill" bubbles, bubble trays, ice cream bubbles, and more!

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