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    Penguin Feeding

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    Meet Pierre, Howard, Ocio and the rest of ...

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    Kid's Play Night

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    Meet lizards, frogs, snakes & tortoises an...

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    Planetarium Shows

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    How did life on Earth begin? This tantaliz...

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    Swamp Talk

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    Learn about some of the Academy’s most p...

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Being Savvy

From the educational to the whimsical, our Savvy editors help you explore your world.

  • A Bird's Eye View of the Bay Area

    Ana Picazo - San Francisco

    Look, up in the air... it's a bird... it's a plane... it's me!  Every child dreams of flying high in the sky, soaring through the clouds and looking down at the tiny people and places below.  While we can't give our child wings or a cape, we can ta... read more

  • Our Favorite Picture Books About San Francisco

    Stacie Dong - San Francisco

    For kids who live in and around San Francisco, it's always fun to open a book and see familiar pictures and favorite places. For little family members and friends who live far away, these stories make a great gift to share a bit of home and are also ... read more

  • Flag Spotting Around San Francisco

    Ana Picazo - San Francisco

    Children love seeing flags hoisted up on flagpoles. The sight of Old Glory fluttering in the breeze is enough to get them ooh-ing and ahh-ing and dancing along with the flag! You'll find plenty of American Flags and California state flags around the ... read more

Today's Activity

T-Shirt Masterpieces

Personalize your child's very own t-shirt by painting it to make it his or her own. To begin, support the t-shirt with piece of cardboard and place wax paper between the cardboard and t-shirt so the paint doesn't stick. Next, let your child decide on a design -- a rainbow, a self-portrait, an abstract design...the sky's the limit! Then...read more

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