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Habitot Children's Museum

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

This Month's Performances & Events
Free Admission Day for Facebook Fansfacebook logo
Saturday, September 17 • 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Join our free admission day celebration of 1,000 Facebook fans by "friending" Habitot today if you're not already a fan. Click the icon below to become a fan today. New and old fans can print off their Facebook "likes" page and present it at the front desk for free admission for your whole family. Mark your calendar, and pass this along to your friends!

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Choke Saving Skills
IN SPANISHchoke saving demonstration

Early Childhood Safety Event


Thursday, September 22 • 10:00 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 9:30 am - 12:00 pm is provided by State Farm Insurance Companies.

 
Ada's Book Give-away DayA Gift from Ada bookplate graphic
Tuesday, September 20 • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Every child receives a FREE book from Ada! This month, we celebrate one year of Ada's free book giveaways (her 90th birthday present to Habitot!). She single-handedly collected and paid for all the books and placed over 1,000 free books in children's hands! If you'd like to support her ongoing book giveaway program, please consider donating new and gently used baby, toddler and preschooler books, and or charitable gifts of support.

Thank you, Ada, for your wonderful gift to Habitot's families!
 

Choke Saving Skills
IN ENGLISHchoke saving demonstration

Early Childhood Safety Event


Thursday, September 22 • 10:00 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 9:30 am - 12:00 pm is provided by State Farm Insurance Companies.

 

Parent's Night Out Parents' Night Out
Friday, September 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

Tell us how we can make our Parents' Night Out events even better.
Complete a 3 minute survey and be entered into a drawing for a free Parent Night Out!

Every 4th Friday (Except for March, November & December - 3rd Friday)
Now Year-round!

NEW! Lower Price for Siblings!

 
"Preschool Teachers Make A Difference" Awards Ceremony2011 Preschool Teacher Make a Difference - winner logo
Monday, September 26 • 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Ten preschool teachers, the winners in this year's "Preschool Teachers Make a Difference" Awards, will be honored at a wine and cheese reception hosted by Habitot.

The reception is open to the public, and anyone with a connection to the winning teachers or preschools is invited and encouraged to attend.

2011 Preschool Teachers Making a Difference - WINNERS:

• Sybille Cohen - Bay Area Kinderstube, Albany
• Valentina Feldman - Holy Family Day Home, San Francisco
• Laura Firpo - Childhaven Preschool, Brentwood
• Elizabeth Jones - The Kids Place of Novato, Novato
• Jia Jun Men - St. Thomas Apostle Preschool and Pre-K Learning Center, San Francisco
• Judy Kahn - Beatie Street Preschool and Kindergarten, Oakland
• Nur Katz - JCC East Bay, Berkeley
• Jim McCaffrey - Rainbow School, Oakland
• Dyanna Nervis -Claremont Day Nursery School, Oakland
• Karen Sweezey - Headstart Program/Hacienda, Fremont

Please RSVP to 510-647-1111 x 31
 
Pizza Fridays! Cheese Pizza
Fridays, September 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30
11:30 am - 12:30 pm

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.

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Free Car Seat Inspection Event

Early Childhood Safety Event

Saturday, October 1 • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Drop-in • First-come, First-served
Location:
Shadow Cliffs Regional Recreation Area
2500 Stanley Boulevard
Pleasanton, CA

For more information, contact Rachel at
510-647-1111 x16 or parented@habitot.org


Safe Kids logo    Alameda Department of Public Health logo     East Bay Regional Park District logo
A "Safe Kids" event offered with support from Alameda County Department of Public Health and the East Bay Regional Park District.

 
 
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