San Francisco

Ideas for this weekend

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    Penguin Feeding


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

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    Kid's Play Night


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

  • 3

    Planetarium Shows


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

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    Swamp Talk


    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.

  • Big Rocks for Little Rock Climbers

    Laure Latham - San Francisco

    Spiderman moves are in your future! If you have a young furniture climber at home, it's time to upgrade to the real world and test how well these tiny hands get a grip on sandstone. Of course, backyard jungle gyms with "rock" climbing walls are all s... read more

  • San Francisco from A to Z

    A Little Yumminess - San Francisco

    Explore both well-traveled corners and hidden gems with this kid-friendly A to Z guide to San Francisco. Along the way, help the kids assemble their own customized alphabet scrapbook to remember their favorite sights, sounds and tastes. Grab a ma... read more

  • Let's Go on a Bug Scavenger Hunt!

    Laure Latham - San Francisco

    It's time to graduate from The Very Hungry Caterpillar and see if real bugs out there live up to the expectations. How so? Enter the miniature world of creepy crawlies by taking your kids on a hike with a mission that's not impossible: finding diff... read more

Today's Activity

Living Room Plays

Next time you have a group of children together, try this fun activity. Let the children choose a story to act out, one that you know the story of, as well. Let each child choose each part that he or she wants to play -- it's fine if there's more than one child playing a character. Then narrate the plot or read aloud the story to the more

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