9th Street Lab in Berkeley offers DIY carpentry and woodworking kits at a reasonable price point. They allow kids to make cool stuff and build confidence.
Favorite places in Berkeley with kids
Upcoming events for Berkeley kids
07/09/20 at 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm | BAMPFA Drop-in Art Lab at Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA)
07/10/20 at 10:30 am - 11:15 am | Movement Storytime for Walkers @THP South at Tarea Hall Pittman South Branch | Berkeley Public Library
Flying a kite is outside and social distanced already. So when your stir-crazy kids tell you that they’re bored, you can tell them to go fly a kite!
We were saddened and surprised to learn that The Lawrence will remain closed to the public until at least June 2021
How many of these day trips and adventures for grade school-age children can you squeeze into one week of your Bay Area staycation?
This year the summer solstice takes place on Saturday, June 20 at 2:43 pm in Oakland. Soak it in.
Does your child need incentive to pick up a book? If so, the area public libraries offer summer reading games & many cool kid-sized prizes for reading.
Summer Bay Area planner: Ice cream, hikes, modified camp-outs, art, s’mores, splashing, outdoor movies at home, hiking, a little bit of everything!