Thanks to Blue Angels Ski & Snowboard Program for sponsoring 510Families today! We’re so excited to share their story about this cool way to turn children into snow sport lovers. I wish I was a kid who could learn from the Blue Angels Ski School. Now in its 24th season, the Blue Angels Youth Ski & Snowboard Program […]
Call it childcare or call it camp: sometimes we need to give kids a fun place to go during school vacation days. Here are some options, along with pricing for a la carte days for those in need of Berkeley & Oakland winter break camps. [Still looking for Thanksgiving camps? We got those, too] Cooking Round […]
I have been known to splurge on a last minute winter camp when I realized how many hours of unplanned awake time we’d all be spending together. Don’t judge.
photo: Sarah’s Science Camp School starts on different days for so many of us, and it appears the summer camps generally are winding up this week. For those who need camp after August 17, there are still many great options to choose from. Here’s a list of the latest-running day camp options we’ve found, including […]
Today’s guest reporter is Victoria, an 11-year old drummer who lives in Oakland and Pinole. Bay Area Girls Rock Camp is a fun place! It’s an all-girls space where we can go to learn to play instruments, create a band, make new friends, experience fun workshops, and perform at a showcase at the end of […]
Our guest reporter today is Chloe D. who will be in third grade in Orinda this fall when school starts again. She is almost eight. This is me on bare back day riding only on a saddle pad, no saddle and no stirrups. Do you think your kids would like working on a farm? Then […]
Thanks to Sarah’s Science for being a continued sponsor of 510Families.com My son has already logged one week at Sarah’s Science camp this summer and it was so nice to pull into the parking lot at the Tilden Park location and see some of the same familiar faces that have been greeting him for the […]
Thanks to the San Francisco Zoo for sponsoring this post today and taking us on this insider’s tour of really cool things to do at the Zoo with kids. I had a hard time narrowing down the must-do stops and exhibits for your trip to the San Francisco Zoo. My list doesn’t even include the […]
Thanks to Steve and Kate’s Camp for sponsoring our website today. To fall in love with Steve and Kate’s Camp, you need only watch the video. Another way, of course, is to stop by one of the campuses — in the near East Bay that’s The Berkeley School on University and Park Day School in Temescal […]
We are loving this chance to giveaway a fun- and education-filled week of summer camp at KIDS for the BAY to a lucky reader! KIDS for the BAY provides a fun-filled summer of hands-on science and nature exploration in the great outdoors, taking full advantage of the amazing natural spaces in our own backyard. Campers will […]
While many preschools go through the summer, some do not, which may leave working parents in a bit of a bind, especially when they discover that so many day camps start at age 6.
We’re stoked over the next summer camp giveaway: one lucky reader will win a week at Avid4 Adventure Camps! Avid4 Adventure Camps introduces kids from pre-K to seventh grade to the power of authentic outdoor adventure with camps in Oakland and other Bay Area locations this summer. Avid4 Adventure campers climb, paddle, bike, hike and […]
Yippee. We are going wild with excitement to give one week — from June 29th-July 3rd, 2015 — of Roughing It Outdoor Explorer day camp to a lucky reader. Roughing It Day Camp is a traditional, all outdoors summer camp, located in the San Francisco East Bay Area on a lakeside location in Lafayette. Don’t […]
We’re geeking out over the next summer camp giveaway: one lucky reader will win a week at TechKnowHow LEGO & Technology Camps! TechKnowHow offers fun and enriching Technology, Computer and LEGO Summer Day Camps for students, ages 5-16, in the Bay Area with East Bay locations in Berkeley, Alameda, Oakland, and a few more in […]
We are super psyched about our next camp giveaway: one of our lucky readers will a week of summer camp at Camp Edmo or Camp EdTech! Those entering 1st – 4th grade can choose from four unique Camp Edmo programs and ten weekly themes to match your child’s talents and interests. Camp EdTech is the summer […]