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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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  • Urban Farms in San Francisco

    A Little Yumminess - San Francisco

    For a city, San Francisco has a good many urban farms and community gardens scattered throughout the city.  Though the community gardens are generally open only to members, urban farms welcome everyone and offer a wonderful opportunity to expose... read more

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    Ana Picazo - San Francisco

    When it comes to kid-friendly museums, the San Francisco Bay Area is unrivaled in quantity, quality, and scope. Popular museums—such as the California Academy of Sciences, Chabot Space Center, Tech Museum of Innovation, and Children's Discovery M... read more

  • Sculptures, Dunes and Whirligigs: Unique Places for Spring Picnics

    A Little Yumminess - San Francisco

    Spring is in full swing and we're dusting off our picnic baskets. These unique picnic destinations combine beautiful Bay Area scenery and activities that the whole family will love. Inviting little ones to help prepare and pack the picnic adds to the... read more

Today's Activity

Bird Watching

If you are in an area with several kinds of birds, take the time to learn the birds and point out the different kinds to your child and say hello. In our local park with have sparrows, cardinals, and bluebirds, and we say hello to them and talk about their colors. Now whenever my 19-month old daughter sees a bird in the sky she yells out,...read more

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