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Time to get crafty with your family.

Take a walk on the wild side and bond while making fun crafts. Get hands-on get your creative juices flowing with nature materials.

Date: Sunday, October 13, 2019

Time: 10AM – 12PM

Location: Sunol Visitor Center. 1895 Geary Road. Sunol

Cost: FREE, $5 parking fee may apply

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10/13/2019

Pumpkin patch fun for the family.

Stop by the pumpkin patch for fun with pumpkins. Take a look at wonderful displays and take photos for memories. Bounce houses will be available but are an additional cost.

Date: Sunday, October 13, 2019

Time: 10AM – 9PM

Location: Pick of the Patch Pumpkins. 4020 Fremont Hub. Fremont

Cost: FREE

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10/13/2019

Feed the animals at the farm.

Pack some lettuce or celery and feed the animals at the farm. Who will you find there? Cows? Goats? Pigs? Find out for yourself!

Date: Sunday, October 13, 2019

Time: 8:30AM – 5PM

Location: Tilden Little Farm. 600 Canon Drive. Berkeley

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 544-2233.

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10/13/2019

Make a splash at the indoor pool!

Hop into the activity pool and slide down the water slide with your child. The activity pool and lazy river is open for the public to enjoy some water play!

Date: Monday, October 14, 2019

Time: 12:30PM – 4:30PM

Location: Silliman Activity & Aquatic Center. 6800 Mowry Ave. Newark

Cost: $9/ages 3+, $3/ages 0-2

For more information, click here or call (510) 578-4620.

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10/14/2019

Sing your heart out together.

Join Alameda Main Library in singing nursery rhymes and fun with your child.

Date: Monday, October 14, 2019

Time: 10:15AM – 11AM

Location: Alameda Main Library-Stafford Room. 1550 Oak Street. Alameda

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 747-7777.

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10/14/2019

Sing and dance along with musical instruments!

Stephanie Pepitone (East Bay musician) will lead the fun with singing, dancing, and will introduce her instrument petting zoo!

Date: Monday, October 14, 2019

Time: 3PM – 3:30PM

Location: Albany Library-Edith Stone Room. 1247 Marin Ave. Albany

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 526-3720.

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10/14/2019

Fun with stories, songs, and movement.

Start your child's morning with a fun time at the library. Enjoy stories, songs, and engaging movement activities. This program is designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers but everyone is welcome.

Date: Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Time: 6PM – 7PM

Location: Springtown Branch Library. 998 Bluebell Drive. Livermore

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (925) 373-5517.

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10/15/2019

Come enjoy storytime with friends.

Join Muriel in sharing exciting and interactive stories with fun songs and a craft at the end!

Date: Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Time: 11AM – 12PM

Location: Bayfair Center. 15555 E14th Street. San Leandro

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 357-6000.

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10/15/2019

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage with food and fun.

What a way to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. Enjoy authentic Mexican food from El Gran Taco Loco and participate in arts & crafts activities for everyone.

Date: Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Time: 5PM – 8PM

Location: San Leandro Library. 300 Estudillo Ave. San Leandro

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 577-3971.

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10/15/2019

Pumpkin fun for the family.

Visit the farm for pumpkins galore! Loads and loads are pumpkin are available for photo ops as for close-up discovery. Stop by the free kids play area for fun with your child. Other activities will be available at an additional cost.

Date: Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Time: 9AM – 1PM

Location: Joan’s Farm & Pumpkin Patch. 4351 Minds Road. Livermore

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (925) 447-0794.

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10/16/2019

Stretch your whole body with yoga.

Downward dog, tree, child pose, all you'll practice with family friendly music, movement, and quiet moments. Children of all ages are welcome to join the yoga session made just for kids.

Date: Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Time: 12PM – 12:30PM

Location: Rincon Branch Library. 725 Rincon Ave. Livermore

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (925) 373-5500.

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10/16/2019

Pumpkins, hay, and all things autumn.

Bring your family to visit J.E. Perry Farms Pumpkin Patch right next to Ardenwood Farm. Climb up the hay stack pyramid, or wander in the mini corn maze, there’s plenty to do at the pumpkin patch. Don’t forget to bring a camera for photo ops.

Date: Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Time: 12PM – 7PM

Location: J.E. Pumpkin Farms. 34600 Ardenwood Blvd. Fremont

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 793-6658.

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10/16/2019

Playdough galore! Enjoy hands-on fun together.

Squeeze, roll, and pound. What will you and your child do with playdough? Enjoy making sculptures or just feeling the playdough all around. This activity is recommended for children ages 4-8.

Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019

Time: 3:30PM – 4:30PM

Location: West End Branch Library. 788 Santa Clara Ave. Alameda

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 747-7767.

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10/17/2019

Art, vendors, music, and bubbles.

Take a stroll down Laurel District with your family and learn about local vendors, food by Communite Table, and music. Keep walking for make-and-take hands on activities for children as well as bubbles, balloons, and sidewalk chalk!

Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019

Time: 4PM – 9PM

Location: Communite Table. 4171 Macarthur Blvd. Oakland

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or email Laureleveningmarket@gmail.com.

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10/17/2019

Gather together and bowl strikes!

Grab a bowling ball and see how many pins you and your family can knock down. The special discounted rate is for walk-ins only, no reservations.

Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019

Time: 9AM – 5PM

Location: Albany Bowl. 540 San Pablo Ave. Albany

Cost: $1.50/person per game

For more information, click here or call (510) 526-8818.

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10/17/2019

Have a spooktacular fun night with your family.

Stop by Downtown Fremont for fun with your family. Wear your costumes and prepare to have loads of fun with your family with games. Carnival games will be available with ticket purchase.

Date: Friday, October 18, 2019

Time: 3:30PM – 9PM

Location: Downtown Fremont. Capitol Ave & Liberty Street. Fremont

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 284-4000.

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10/18/2019

Prepare to read, laugh, and trick or treat!

Register for a fun evening of Halloween stories and trick-or-treat fun. Children of all ages are invited to dress up and enjoy spooky stories and special treats.

Date: Friday, October 18, 2019

Time: 5:30PM – 7PM

Location: Hively. 6601 Owens Drive, #100. Pleasanton

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (925) 417-8733.

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10/18/2019

Cool off at Castro Valley’s swimming spot.

The sun will be shining and the cool water at Cull Canyon is waiting. Put on your swimwear and make a splash or build sandcastles in the sand.

Date: FridayOctober 18, 2019

Time: 11AM – 6PM

Location: Cull Canyon Regional Recreation Area. 18627 Cull Canyon Road. Castro Valley

Cost: FREE

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10/18/2019

Discover the animals at the farm.

Start your day by observing the resident hens and livestock including the cows, goats, and more. You’ll never know what you’ll find at the farm. While you’re there, take a ride on the train from station to station and take a stroll along the garden and crops.

Date: Friday, October 18, 2019

Time: 10AM – 4PM

Location: Ardenwood Farm. 34600 Ardenwood Blvd. Fremont

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 544-2797.

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10/18/2019

Trade a costume and party on.

Bring in your previously worn Halloween costume and receive a ticket to swap it fo something different. Drop off clean, gently used donations to the Main Library starting October 1st. No costume to donate? Visit between 2:30PM - 3PM to select any remaining costumes. Hang around and make spooky crafts, play games, and have fun!

Date: Saturday, October 19, 2019

Time: 1PM – 3PM

Location: San Leandro Library. 300 Estudillo Ave. San Leandro

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 577-3960.

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10/19/2019

Join in making hands-on sugar skull making.

Learn about the history of sugar skulls in Mexico and then create your very own sugar skull to bring home.

Date: Saturday, October 19, 2019

Time: 2:30PM – 3:30PM

Location: Central Library-Community Meeting Room. 2090 Kittredge Street. Berkeley

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 981-6100.

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10/19/2019

Free workshop for individuals struggling with mental illness.

Do you have a family member who is struggling with mental illness or substance abuse? The African American Family Support Group presents a free workshop just for you. Hear from a psychiatrist about causes, symptoms, and medications to help you guide you through this journey. Free lunch will be available to all registered participants.

Date: Saturday, October 19, 2019

Time: 9:30AM – 2:30PM

Location: East Oakland Senior Center. 9255 Edes Ave. Oakland

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 697-8533.

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10/19/2019

Rain or shine STEAM fun for all.

Come enjoy educational activities, build with large playground blocks, and games with the family.

Date: Saturday, October 19, 2019

Time: 11AM – 4PM

Location: Valley Children’s Museum Mobile Museum. 4100 Gleason Drive. Dublin

Cost: $5 per family

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10/19/2019

A magical day of storytelling, live animal show and more!

Five Little Monkeys is having their 2 year anniversary and friends of all ages are invited. Multiple guests will provide live entertainment including, a puppet show, storytelling and surprise guests from the East Bay Vivarium.  There will also be hands-on activities such as, arts & crafts, Lego building, goodie bags for children, and more!

Schedule:

11AM: Asheba, Children’s Reggae Singer

12:30PM: Toni Tone & CelloJoe, Puppet Show

2PM: East Bay Vivarium, Live Animal Show

Date:  Saturday, October 19, 2019

Time: 11AM – 3PM

Location: Five Little Monkeys. 1810 Fourth Street. Berkeley, CA 94710

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 833-3958.

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10/19/2019

Trick or treat at this autism-friendly event.

Put on your costumes and spend your afternoon at this special need and austim-friendly trick or treat event. Famiy acitivities will also be available for you and your family. Keep an eye out of Buzz Lightyear as he makes a visit. Take a stroll around the resource area and come say hello to Help Me Grow at our table!

Date: Saturday, October 19, 2019

Time: 12PM – 3PM

Location: Cherryland Elementary School. 456 Laurel Ave. Hayward

Cost: FREE, register here

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10/19/2019

Enjoy festive activities for the whole family.

Fun awaits for your entire family with activities for all. From a tot carnival to a haunted hotel maze, everyone will sure to have fun.

4PM – 5PM: Tot carnival/parade

5PM – 8PM: All ages carnival & games

7PM – 9:30PM: Piedmont Community Hall Haunted Hotel

Date: Saturday, October 19, 2019

Time: 4PM – 9:30PM

Location: Piedmont Main Park. 711 Highland Ave. Piedmont

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 420-3070.

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10/19/2019

A musical instrument for all ages.

Celebrate all different kind of music at the Community Music Day. Check out the instrument petting zoo, musical performances, pace painting, and much more musical fun.

Date: Sunday, October 20, 2019

Time: 10AM – 3PM

Location: Crowden Music Center. 1475 Rose Street. Berkeley

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 559-6910.

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10/20/2019

Meet furry animals and make friends.

Stop by the Sunol Vistor Center to visit the small furry resident animals and learn what they like to eat and watch as they chew down their food. Discover what kind of different foods different animals like to eat.

Date: Sunday, October 20, 2019

Time: 10:30AM – 4PM

Location: Sunol Visitor Center. 1895 Geary Road. Sunol

Cost: FREE, $5 for parking

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10/20/2019

A not-so-scary Halloween show for kids.

Watch the Halloween variety show with puppets featuring happy ghost, Frankenstein, the Purple People Eater, and more. This kid-friendly show will have your family laughing. Tickets will be given out 30 minutes before the performance at the Library’s Information Desk.

Date: Sunday, October 20, 2019

Time: 3PM – 4PM

Location: San Lorenzo Library. 395 Paseo Grande. San Lorenzo

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 284-0640.

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10/20/2019

Shake it around and dance away!

Join the kid-friendly dance party for the young children! Show off your dance moves together with music from DJ E.T. Hazzard.

Date: Sunday, October 20, 2019

Time: 10AM – 11:30AM

Location: 3903 Broadway-2nd Floor. Oakland

Cost: $7/adults and children ages 1 and up. Free for babies under 1 year old.

For more information, click here or call (510) 296-4433.

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10/20/2019

Make sugar skulls without sweets.

Sugar skulls are used to decorate altars to honor ancestors during Día de los Muertos. Your family can make sugar skulls with Magic Model and decorate them with color, glitter, and feathers.

Date: Monday, October 21, 2019

Time: 3:30PM – 4:30PM

Location: Melrose Branch Library. 4805 Foothill Blvd. Oakland

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 535-5623.

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10/21/2019

Discover nature with your child.

You’ll never know what you’ll find exploring a local trail. From bugs to birds, you’re little one is sure to be entertained. Meeting location will be posted at the main entrance. Program suggests bringing water, snack, wear play clothes and closed toed shoes.

Date: Monday, October 21, 2019

Time: 10AM – 11AM

Location: Shadow Cliffs Main Entrance. 2500 Stanley Blvd. Pleasanton

Cost: FREE, $6/parking

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10/21/2019

Start the morning with music.

Bang, shake, and dance! Start your morning with wonderful music, songs, and rhymes. Stay until the end for a special sticker.

Date: Monday, October 21, 2019

Time: 11:15AM – 11:45AM

Location: Hayward Main Library. 835 C Street. Hayward

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 881-7945.

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10/21/2019

Make sugar skulls without sweets.

Sugar skulls are used to decorate altars to honor ancestors during Día de los Muertos. Your family can make sugar skulls with Magic Model and decorate them with color, glitter, and feathers.

Date: Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Time: 1:30PM – 2:30PM

Location: Brookfield Branch. 9255 Edes Ave. Oakland

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 615-5725.

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10/22/2019

A puppet show in the dark.

Watch as puppets light in the dark in this amazing black light performance. Join Winnie the Witch as she collects sweets on Candy Island then discovers Willard the Wizard trying to ruin Halloween! Seating is limited to 120 people. Free tickets will be handed out in front of the library beginning at 4PM.

Date: Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Time: 4:30PM – 5:15PM

Location: Dublin Library-Community Room. 200 Civic Plaza. Dublin

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (925) 803-7252.

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10/22/2019

Learn all about baby sleep.

Sleep can often feel like the number one lost activity for new parents when the baby arrives. You may be up all night soothing a crying infant, exhausted from keeping up with your little one throughout the day, or just tired from trying to juggle life’s many tasks. At this workshop, we will talk about sleep patterns, locations, naps, night feedings, co-sleeping, healthy training, and much more! Bring your questions and come learn about what’s going on with your newborn.

Date: Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Time: 10AM – 12PM

Location: BANANAS. 5232 Claremont Ave. Oakland

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 658-7353.

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10/22/2019

Enjoy a zany version of the story Frankenstein.

The Puppet Company presents Frankenswine, a twist on the classic Frankenstein with a  cast of pigs. Wear your Halloween costume and have fun! Doors open at 6:50pm. The show starts at 7pm. Doors will close when its reach its capacity.

Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Time: 7PM – 7:30PM

Location: San Leandro Library. 300 Estudillo Ave. San Leandro

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 577-3960.

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10/23/2019

Celebrate Latino Cultural Heritage.

The Cascada de Flores musical group celebrates Latino Cultural Heritage with performances including songs and dances from Mexico and Central America. The engaging musical stories will keep your family entertained at this family friendly event.

Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Time: 10AM – 11AM

Location: West Oakland Branch Library. 1801 Adeline Street. Oakland

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 238-7352.

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10/23/2019

Invite the family to practice the child pose, upward dog, and more!

Enjoy a free yoga class with a mixture of yoga games, music, poses, and more fun! The class is child-focused and engaging.

Date: Monday, October 23, 2019

Time: 4PM – 5PM

Location: Tarea Hall Pittman South Branch. 1901 Russell Street. Berkeley

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 981-6260.

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10/23/2019

Learn all about how to find the right care for your infant.

Finding child care for your infant or toddler is one of the most important decisions you will make as a parent. There are a lot of things to consider, such as the cost, hours, and type of child care that is the best for your family. There are many questions about the difference between a family child care, a day care center, and all of your options. Come and discuss each type of care so you can connect with the right provider. Also discuss how to screen and interview potential providers. Babies are welcome!

Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Time: 10AM – 12PM

Location: BANANAS. 5232 Claremont Ave. Oakland

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 658-7353.

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10/23/2019

Family storytime and play.

Stories, music, fingerplays, and fun! Families with toddlers and older are invited to visit for an engaging storytime. Storytime is located on the ground floor.

Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019

Time: 11AM – 11:30AM

Location: Stoneridge Shopping Center. 1 Stoneridge Mall Road. Pleasanton

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (925) 463-2778.

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10/24/2019

Create decorations for the celebration.

Come and celebrate Día de los Muertos with arts & crafts and a special dance performance. Bring a non-returnable photograph or memento to use for your craft and display it on the communal ofrenda.

Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019

Time: 6PM – 7:30PM

Location: San Leandro Main Library. 300 Estudillo Ave. San Leandro

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 577-3960.

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10/24/2019

Family fun at Berkeley’s Marina.

Calling all children ages 0-6 and their adult caregivers! Join Sierra Club at the Berkeley Marina for engaging family fun filled with activities, stories, and more! Learn about nature and the environment together.

Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019

Time: 10:30AM – 11:15AM

Location: Sierra Club. 2530 San Pablo Ave. Berkeley

Cost: FREE, register here

For more information, click here or call (510) 848-0800 x304.

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10/24/2019

Make a stop at the family-friendly carnival.

Put on your costume and prepare to have lots of fun with games, activities, and cookie decorating! Every child in attendance will receive a special prize. It will sure be a fun time for the family.

Date: Friday, October 25, 2019

Time: 6:30PM – 8:30PM

Location: City of Albany Recreation Center. 1249 Marin Ave. Albany

Cost: FREE

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10/25/2019

Enjoy a family fun night in Oakland.

Friday nights at the OMCA is one of Oakland’s favorite things to do. Enjoy family friendly activities, live music, dancing and food trucks galore!

Date: Friday, October 25, 2019

Time: 5PM – 9PM

Location: Oakland Museum of California. 1000 Oak Street. Oakland

Cost: FREE, additional cost for food

For more information, click here or call (510) 318-8400.

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10/25/2019

Make sugar skulls without sweets.

Sugar skulls are used to decorate altars to honor ancestors during Día de los Muertos. Your family can make sugar skulls with Magic Model and decorate them with color, glitter, and feathers.

Date: Friday, October 25, 2019

Time: 3:30PM – 4:30PM

Location: West Oakland Branch Library. 1801 Adeline Street. Oakland

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 238-7352.

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10/25/2019

Celebrate Halloween at the library.

All ages are welcome to join the fun with carnival games and prizes.

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019

Time: 2PM – 4PM

Location: Centerville Library-Meeting Room. 3801 Nicolet Ave. Fremont

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 795-2629.

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10/26/2019

Boo! Get ready for a slight scary storytime.

Join the fun with a special Halloween themed storytime. The stories are appropriate for all ages.

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019

Time: 10:30AM – 11:30AM

Location: Albany Library-Edith Stone Room. 1247 Marin Ave. Albany

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 526-3720.

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10/26/2019

Boo! Take home a monster puppet.

Use your imagination and make a monster puppet with your child to bring home. All materials are provided by the library. Use markers, crayons, glue, and craft supplies to decorate your monster how your child likes it. This program is first come, first serve.

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019

Time: 3:30PM – 4:30PM

Location: Castro Valley Library, Chabot/Canyon Room. 3600 Norbridge Ave. Castro Valley

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 608-1154.

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10/26/2019

Celebrate Halloween with fun festivities.

Visit Bay Street in Emeryville for a good time with your family. Enjoy an afternoon of face painting, Halloween treats, a costume parade, spooky magic show and a Jack-O-Lantern carving contest. So, put on your costumes and get ready for loads of fun!

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019

Time: 11AM - 2PM

Location: Bay Street. 5616 Bay Street. Emeryville

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 655-4002.

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10/26/2019

Livermore’s favorite family tradition is back.

Calling families with children 5th grade and under! Visit Downtown Livermore for fun Halloween festivities including costume contests, trick-or-treating through downtown shops, play games and check out the live entertainment.

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019

Time: 1PM – 5PM

Location: Downtown Livermore. First Street & South J Street. Livermore

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (925) 373-1795.

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10/26/2019

Pumpkins galore!

Visit the pumpkin patch for fun autumn themed activities including meeting farm animals, straw bale maze and corn box. Don’t miss fun photo ops all around the farm. Carnival rides are available for an additional cost.

Date: Sunday, October 27, 2019

Time: 10AM – 6PM

Location: G&M Farms. 487 East Airway Blvd. Livermore

Cost: FREE

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10/27/2019

Sensory fun with pumpkins.

It’s a pumpkin take-over! Visit the pumpkin patch for sensory fun with pumpkins, hay, and corn kernels! Most are free, however rides are an additional cost. Don’t forget to bring a camera for great photo ops!

Date: Sunday, October 27, 2019

Time: 10AM – 10PM

Location: Alameda Point. 2453 Hancock Street. Alameda

Cost: FREE

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10/27/2019

Be a scientist for a day!

Put on your close-toed shoes and explore science with real scientists. Work together with your family and build a DNA structure with candy, dress up like a scientist, make crafts, play a CRISPR video game, and more family friendly activities.

Date: Sunday, October 27, 2019

Time: 11AM – 2PM

Location: Innovative Genomics Institute. 2151 Berkeley Way. Berkeley

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or email igi-education@berkeley.edu.

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10/27/2019

Play, learn and discover the fun at Twirl.

Have some fun indoors with designated themed areas, from trains to dramatic play, there’s a bit of everything for every child. Don’t forget to stop by the large art area to make fun art projects.

Date: Monday, October 28, 2019

Time: 1PM – 2PM

Location: Twirl. 1424 Park Street. Alameda

Cost: $8/child, adults are free

For more information, click here or call (510) 473-0812.

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10/28/2019

Strike! Go bowling with your family.

Step into Manor Bowl, with 30 bowling lanes, everyone will sure have a great time bowling in their own lane. 

Date: Monday, October 28, 2019

Time: 9AM – 4:30PM

Location: Manor Bowl. 887 Manor Blvd. San Leandro

Cost: $6/2 games and shoe rental

For more information, click here or call (510) 351-2101.

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10/28/2019

Pumpkins, hay, and all things autumn.

Bring your family to visit J.E. Perry Farms Pumpkin Patch right next to Ardenwood Farm. Climb up the hay stack pyramid, or wander in the mini corn maze, there’s plenty to do at the pumpkin patch. Don’t forget to bring a camera for photo ops.

Date: Monday, October 28, 2019

Time: 12PM – 7PM

Location: J.E. Pumpkin Farms. 34600 Ardenwood Blvd. Fremont

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 793-6658.

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10/28/2019

Fun with stories, songs, and movement.

Start your child's morning with a fun time at the library. Enjoy stories, songs, and engaging movement activities. This program is designed for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers but everyone is welcome.

Date: Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Time: 6PM – 7PM

Location: Springtown Branch Library. 998 Bluebell Drive. Livermore

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (925) 373-5517.

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10/29/2019

Learn all about your brain.

Drop in for fun with learning about your amazing brain! Songs, crafts, and stories will keep you and your family engaged while learning. This family friendly event will feature a brain petting zoo, zombie dance party, and build a neuron. Children are welcome to wear their costume to the event.

Date: Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Time: 5:30PM – 7:30PM

Location: Central Library. 2090 Kittredge Street. Berkeley

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 981-6100.

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10/29/2019

Halloween fun with trick or treating.

Bring the family with Halloween games for all ages. Don’t forget to put your costumes on for a chance to win the costume contest or just trick or treat at every booth. Have a four-legged friend at home? Bring them also!

Date: Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Time: 5PM – 9PM

Location: Adobe Art Park. 20395 San Miguel Ave. Castro Valley

Cost: FREE

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10/29/2019

Halloween stories and magic.

Bring your family to the library for spooky stories, a magic show and a friendly puppet show to celebrate Halloween.

Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Time: 4PM – 4:30PM

Location: Tarea Hall Pittman South Branch Library. 1901 Russell Street. Berkeley

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 981-6260.

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10/30/2019

Storytime fun at the fire station.

A fun morning awaits at the fire station filled with stories, music, fingerplays, and more presented by the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Dept. and Pleasanton Library Librarians. Stay until the end to tour the fire station and garage. Due to limited space, registration is required. Register at the library's children's desk or call (925) 931-3400 x3.

Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Time: 10AM – 10:45AM

Location: Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Station #4. 1600 Oak Vista Way. Pleasanton

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (925) 931-3400 x3.

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10/30/2019

Early literacy fun for children.

Come ready to sing, listen, read, rhyme, and dance with other children. Together, you can build skills your children to grow and get ready for school.

Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Time: 11AM – 11:30AM

Location: Newark Community Center. 35501 Cedar Blvd. Newark

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here.

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10/30/2019

It’s a trick-or-treat party!

Get dressed for Halloween and check out the party! Enjoy trick-or-treating, music, entertainment and more! You’ll never know what you’ll see at the Sweet Halloween Trick-or-Treat Party!

Date: Thursday, October 31, 2019

Time: 4PM – 6PM

Location: Hacienda Crossings. 4920 Dublin Blvd. Dublin

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here.

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10/31/2019

Not-so-spooky stories and costume parade.

Dress up in your favorite costume and enjoy a nice storytime with friends follow by a trick-or-treat parade on the “Main Street” in the library. A ticket is required for storytime. Free tickets will be handed our starting 15 minutes before the program.

Date: Thursday, October 31, 2019

Time: 4PM – 5:30PM

Location: Fremont Main Library-Fukaya Room A. 2400 Stevenson Blvd. Fremont

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 745-1421.

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10/31/2019

Take a walk and trick-or-treat.

Visit the mall with your child in costumes. Pick up free trick-or-treat bag in the Center Court and take a walk around the mall to stores for goodies. Adult masks are strongly discouraged during the event.

Date: Thursday, October 31, 2019

Time: 5PM – 6PM

Location: Bayfair Center. 15555 E14th Street. San Leandro

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 357-6000.

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10/31/2019

A secret trick-or-treat evening.

Put on your costumes and prepare to trick-or-treat around Solano Ave! Most stores and offices will have candy and treats available to young trick or treaters. Trick-or-treating is from 3PM – 5PM.

Date: Thursday, October 31, 2019

Time: 3PM – 6PM

Location: The Church on the Corner. 1319 Solano Ave. Albany

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 527-5358.

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10/31/2019

 Trick or treat around the library.

Dress up in your Halloween costume or bring a bag to trick or treat and walk through the building. Visit different parts of the library, collect treats, and discover new areas of the library.

Date: Thursday, October 31, 2019

Time: 3PM – 5PM

Location: Oakland Main Library. 125 14th Street. Oakland

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 238-3134.

 

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10/31/2019

Dress up for a safe and fun Halloween night.

Families with children under age 12 are invited to a safe, fun, and free night of Harvest fun! Stop by for free food, carnival games, treats, bounce houses and much more!

Date: Thursday, October 31, 2019

Time: 6PM – 9PM

Location: Shiloh. 3295 School Street. Oakland

Cost: FREE

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10/31/2019

Put on your costumes and parade down the street.

Have fun with festivities filled with costume fun, food, and goodie bags. Have your costume ready to stroll down the neighborhood and trick-or-treat or just walk around parading.

Date: Thursday, October 31, 2019

Time: 3PM – 6PM

Location: Frances Albrier Community Center. 2800 Park Street. Berkeley

Cost: FREE

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10/31/2019

Trick or treat on Halloween night.

Dress up in your Halloween costume or bring a bag to trick or treat as Downtown Alameda merchants are ready for trick or treaters.

Date: Wednesday, October 31, 2019

Time: 3PM – 6PM

Location: Downtown Alameda. Park Street & Central Ave. Alameda

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 523-1392.

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10/31/2019

Stories and costume parade for the family.

Prepare for a fun time with Halloween stories and spider songs! Toddlers and preschoolers are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes to trick-or-treat in the library.

Date: Thursday, October 31, 2019

Time: 10AM – 11AM

Location: Castro Valley Library, Chabot/Canyon Room. 3600 Norbridge Ave. Castro Valley

Cost: FREE

For more information, click here or call (510) 608-1154.

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10/31/2019