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August, 2016

September, 2016

Click on any date to see what's happening in the museum. To see the whole month, view our Front Desk Calendar

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August

August 1

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 2

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 3

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 4

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 5

Pizza Fridays!
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. Deliveries every 15 minutes as needed. Proceeds benefit the Museum.

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 6

Family Maker Saturdays! Homemade Kaleidoscopes
2:00 pm–4:30 pm
Encourage the do-it-yourself mindset and come build, invent, design and create something! Projects are designed for 4-7 year olds, younger children with adult assistance. Supports STEM learning.

Ice Cream Day
How did we miss National Ice Cream Day in July? No matter, thanks to Berkeley's Almare Gelato, we are celebrating it today! Free tastings of delicious gelato all afternoon!

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August 7
August 8

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 9

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 10

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 11

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 12

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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Pizza Fridays!
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. Deliveries every 15 minutes as needed. Proceeds benefit the Museum.
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August 13

Free Car Seat Inspection
10:00am - 12:00pm
Trained technicians will install and/or inspect your car seat. Offered with support from retired police officer, Bob Rollins, and the City of Alameda Police Department. The Berkeley event is offered with support from the Berkeley Police Department. Did you know that 90% are installed incorrectly and children are at risk? Participants will receive a guest pass for Habitot admission.

"Mind-Body Boogie" w/ Alicia Langlais
11:00 am–11:30 am
FREE with admission! Mind-Body Boogie is the name and fun is our game. Join Teacher Alicia where we'll explore social-emotional concepts, mini-me meditation, and dance and movement through story time, sing-along, games, and more! Check out more on our summer classes here.

Family Maker Saturdays! Homemade Kleidoscopes
2:00 pm–4:30 pm
Encourage the do-it-yourself mindset and come build, invent, design and create something! Projects are designed for 4-7 year olds, younger children with adult assistance. Supports STEM learning.
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August 14
August 15

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 16

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 17

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 18

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 19

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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Pizza Fridays!
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. Deliveries every 15 minutes as needed. Proceeds benefit the Museum.
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August 20
Family Maker Saturdays! Homemade Kaleidoscopes
2:00 pm–4:30 pm
Encourage the do-it-yourself mindset and come build, invent, design and create something! Projects are designed for 4-7 year olds, younger children with adult assistance. Supports STEM learning.
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August 21
August 22

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 23

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 24

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 25

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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August 26

Summer Camp for Tots!
4 MORE WEEKS OF SUMMER FUN! Week-long slots still available! Each week a different theme with art, science, cooking, storytelling, dramatic arts, and puppet activities! Morning play program, with outdoor recess, museum visits, snacks and lunch period (lunch not included). Class size limited to 12. NOTE: the last two weeks of summer offer both morning and afternoon sessions. Ages: 2.9–4.9 year olds Cost: $250/week or $225/week for Members & Passholders

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Parents’ Night Out
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. $39 per child, $29 for siblings. Pizza for dinner included. Space limited. To reserve habitotreservations@lmi.net or call our Reservations Desk at 510-647-1111 x14.

Pizza Fridays!
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. Deliveries every 15 minutes as needed. Proceeds benefit the Museum.
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August 27

Family Maker Saturdays! Homemade Kaleidoscopes
2:00 pm–4:30 pm
Encourage the do-it-yourself mindset and come build, invent, design and create something! Projects are designed for 4-7 year olds, younger children with adult assistance. Supports STEM learning.

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September

September 1
September 2

Pizza Fridays!
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. Deliveries every 15 minutes as needed. Proceeds benefit the Museum.

September 3

Family Maker Saturdays! activity to be announced
2:00 pm–4:30 pm
Encourage the do-it-yourself mindset and come build, invent, design and create something! Projects are designed for 4-7 year olds, younger children with adult assistance. Supports STEM learning.
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September 4

September 5


CLOSED FOR LABOR DAY
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September 6


CLOSED FOR MUSEUM MAINTENANCE
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September 7

CLOSED FOR MUSEUM MAINTENANCE
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September 8

CLOSED FOR MUSEUM MAINTENANCE
September 9

CLOSED FOR MUSEUM MAINTENANCE

September 10

Family Maker Saturdays! activity to be announced
2:00 pm–4:30 pm
Encourage the do-it-yourself mindset and come build, invent, design and create something! Projects are designed for 4-7 year olds, younger children with adult assistance. Supports STEM learning.
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September 13

September 14

Rainbow Family Night Wednesday

5:30-7:30pm
LGBTQ+ families are invited to join our facilitated group to connect. Rainbow Family Nights are presented in partnership with Our Family Coalition.
September 15
September 16

Pizza Fridays!
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. Deliveries every 15 minutes as needed. Proceeds benefit the Museum.

September 17

Family Maker Saturdays! activity to be announced
2:00 pm–4:30 pm
Encourage the do-it-yourself mindset and come build, invent, design and create something! Projects are designed for 4-7 year olds, younger children with adult assistance. Supports STEM learning.
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Free Car Seat Inspection - OFF SITE EVENT
10:00am - 12:00pm
The last free car seat inspection of our 2016 Early Childhood Safety Campaign sponsored by State Farm Insurance. Technicians will install new carseats or inspect the ones you have for proper fitting and secure installation to keep kids safe. Free Habitot pass for all participants!

LOCATION:
City Hall parking lot
1555 Oak St., Alameda

More info here.

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September 22
September 23

Pizza Fridays!
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. Deliveries every 15 minutes as needed. Proceeds benefit the Museum. Top


September 24


Family Maker Saturdays! activity to be announced
2:00 pm–4:30 pm
Encourage the do-it-yourself mindset and come build, invent, design and create something! Projects are designed for 4-7 year olds, younger children with adult assistance. Supports STEM learning.
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Back to School Fun and Birthday Party Giveaway!
FREE ADMISSION DAY
9:30-4:30

Enjoy free admission for the whole family, thanks to today's sponsor, Close5. To enter their giveaway of a Habitot birthday party, download the free Close5 app, search Habitot Friends or birthday party and make an offer of $0 for a chance to win!There is no cost to participate in the drawing.


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September 25

September 26

AWARDS CEREMONY FOR 2016's WINNING TEACHERS

"PRESCHOOL TEACHERS MAKE A DIFFERENCE" awards & recognition program for early childhood educators
6:00pm - 8:00pm
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. Partially underwritten by First 5 Alameda County.

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September 29
September 30

Pizza Fridays!
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. Deliveries every 15 minutes as needed. Proceeds benefit the Museum.


 


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