MARCH 27, 2017 – FREE Together Wee Play Drop-In Program (Berkeley)
This program provides a safe, fun, and exciting place for parents and caregivers to play with their children.
Staff will facilitate with ideas and techniques for skill-building. One parent or caregiver is required for every three children.
Ages: 1 – 5 years old
Date: Monday, March 27, 2017
Time: 9:30am – 11:00am
Location: Frances Albrier Community Center: 2800 Park St., Berkeley, CA 94702
For more information: please call (510) 981-6640.
MARCH 28, 2017 – FREE Baby Bounce @ the Oakland Public Library (Oakland)
Play, sing, and rhyme one-on-one with your baby from birth to 18 months, followed by Playtime! Make new friends and play with toys.
Date: Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Time: 10:15am - 11:00am
Location: Oakland Public Library (Main Library - Children's Room): 125 14th Street, Oakland, CA 94612
For more information & future dates: please call Phone: (510) 238-3134 OR visit http://oaklandlibrary.org/events/main-library/baby-bounce-1
MARCH 29, 2017 – FREE Storytime @ Alameda County Library: Fremont Branch (Fremont)
Join in on the fun at this storytime for children 18 months to 5 years old!!!
Reading is essential for language & literacy development! This class consists of stories and songs! It is put on by the Fremont Adult & Continuing Education's Parent Education Program.
Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Time: 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Location: Alameda County Library (Fremont Branch): 2400 Stevenson Blvd, Fremont, CA 94538
For more information: please contact the Children's Information Desk at (510) 745-1421.
MARCH 30, 2017 – FREE Preschool Story Time & Craft (Berkeley)
Calling all preschoolers and accompanying adults! Join in on the fun with books, songs and a craft based on the theme of the week.
Ages: 3 – 5 years old
Date: Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Location: Berkeley Public Library (Claremont Branch): 2940 Benvenue Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94705
For more information: please call (510) 981-6280.
MARCH 31, 2017 – Toddler Ramble – March: Mad Scientist (Hayward)
Put on our lab coats and do some toddler science!!!
Enjoy Fridays with your child at the Interpretive Center, where your little one will discover the shoreline through hands-on experiences. Activities change every week and relate to the theme of the month. Parents and caregivers grow as facilitators of nature education along the way!
Ages: 1 – 3 years old
Date: Friday, March 31, 2017
Time: 10:30am - 11:15am
Location: Hayward Shoreline Interpretive Center: 4901 Breakwater Ave, Hayward, CA 94545
For more information: please call (510) 670-7270.
APRIL 1, 2017 – FREE 2017 Cambodian New Year Festival: Traditional Dances & Costumes (Oakland)
The Cambodian New Year festival is multicultural with Cambodian dance groups from all over Northern California performing traditional dances from the palace, court, and villages in dazzlingly costumes; there will be Burmese, Thai and Nepali dancers, too.
The festival will feature Cambodian dance, music, costumes, ceremonies, Cambodian games for kids and adults, arts and crafts activities and social dancing. Delicious Cambodian food will be sold by restaurants such as Battambang throughout the event. There will be a special kids fashion show of traditional Cambodian dress.
For the past six years, members of the Cambodian community have partnered with Peralta Hacienda to bring music and dance, food and festivities, celebration and fun to the local community and the wider Bay Area public. The Cambodian community wants the public to appreciate their rich arts and culture, as well as to acknowledge the war and genocide that all but destroyed Cambodia in the 1970s.
Date: Saturday, April 1, 2017
Time: ALL DAY (10:00am – 5:00pm)
Location: Peralta Hacienda Historical Park: 2465 34th Ave., Oakland, CA 94601
Cost: FREE (Donations are accepted and an RSVP is requested)
For more information: please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cambodian-new-year-tickets-32748279987?aff=erelexpmlt
APRIL 1, 2017 – FREE Storytime at Barnes & Noble (Emeryville)
All ages welcome to Saturday afternoon storytime at B&N. Share stories, ignite imaginations and experience a whole lot of fun!
Please note this is an ongoing event. Check website to confirm date/time.
Date: Saturday, April 1, 2017
Time: 11:00am - 11:30am
Location: Barnes & Noble Bay Street: 5604 Bay Street, Emeryville, CA 94608
For more information: please call (510) 547-0905.