Does your preschool teacher deserve an award?

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Berkeley’s children’s museum, Habitot, is accepting nominations for their annual Preschool Teachers Make a Difference Awards. The teachers and childcare workers who win will receive a 2015 award, gift certificates, prizes and much-deserved recognition at an awards ceremony in late September. The nomination period is now open and the deadline is June 5, 2015. Classroom parents, […]

Berkeley Family Bike Fest & Family Cycling Rodeo

Get your kid riding

My favorite kid-friendly bike event is happening this weekend at Malcolm X school in Berkeley, and everyone’s invited. Parents can trade in too-small bikes for just right bikes at the swap. There will be bike decorating stations, screen print tees for sale (with Sticky Art Lab), and bike-powered entertainment of all kinds! Because the playground is […]

See you at Cal Day?

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There really is something for everyone as UC Berkeley, AKA Cal, opens its doors to the families of the East Bay for Cal Day. My husband and fourth grader have their eyes on auditing another physics class while my second grader and toddler want to run around the grounds making slime and looking for doggies and birdies […]

Kids Bowl Free at Albany Bowl this summer

Kids Bowl Free

The Kids Bowl Free program is nationwide, and our local independent bowling alley in Albany participates. Simply go to the website KidsBowlFree.com/albany to register your child. Every week, free bowling passes will arrive in email. From April 15 through August 31, your child can bowl twice per day, every day, all summer as long as he […]