Where, how, and when to sign kids up for soccer programs that match their developmental level.
Get up to three legit amazing science experiments for kids — that sizzle, foam, flame, & change colors — delivered to your door each month.
The small hike around Jewel Lake in Tilden Park is a wonderful trek for toddlers and the parents who love them.
Bike to School day is May 5 and is lots of fun; the message is to get more kids riding for fun and transit. Put on your helmet.
The walking paths of Knowland Park lead to spectacular views of the Bay, and if you go at the right time, you can see into the Zoo through a back fence.
Give your kids a camera and get up close with one of San Francisco’s latest Instagram-worthy art experience destinations.
My 4 kids loved this road trip getaway with farm animals, fresh air, and gold panning all within two hours of the East Bay.
Sibley Volcanic Regional Preserve’s Special Labyrinth can be hiked to with school-aged kids in less than two hours, round trip.
Adventure Playground Berkeley lets kids imagine, build, and decorate their own play structures with saws, hammers, nails, and paint.
“Every hole was something special,” said my picky 9-year-old after our daytime putt-putt visit to Stagecoach Greens in San Francisco.
Have more fun with kids in Oakland, Berkeley, Albany, and Alameda! 510Families.com is the best website for East Bay parents to find kid-friendly activities every day.
Our local events calendar is usually packed with drop-in classes, free storytimes, and festivals. Plan your weekend and your summer vacation: daily articles and a weekend planner help you find what’s fun and free when you need it.