Events

Mindful Mornings in the UC Botanical Garden

UC Botanical Garden at Berkeley

Aug 18, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

Come enjoy a morning of moving mindfully through the garden with your family. We will explore how to be present in nature by dropping into our senses, observing, and playing games to strengthen our awareness of ourselves and the world around us. You will learn some fun practices that you can continue with your family at home. This unique workshop will be led by expert mindfulness instructor...

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Exhibit | Radiant Light: The Story of Eastfield / Ming Quong

New Museum Los Gatos | NUMU

Aug 18, 2017 - Sep 3, 2017 @ 11:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

In the 1930s, the Ming Quong orphanage in Los Gatos, housed rescued and abandoned Chinese girls from the Bay Area. Over the course of several decades, Ming Quong would become part of a larger thread of merging organizations dedicated to giving at risk children a better life. Today the historic property is the home of Uplift Family Services. This exhibit will explore 150 years of the...

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Eichler Homes: Modernism for the Masses

Los Altos History Museum

Aug 18, 2017 - Oct 8, 2017 @ 11:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

This exhibit will honor Eichler Homes, which thrived locally from 1949-1966, and Joseph Eichler’s dream of affordable contemporary homes, Curated by his grandson Steven Eichler, the exhibition displays photos, mid-modern furniture, stories, and will include a series of programs highlighting why these homes remain unique, desirable and celebrated 65 years later.

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Our Community Through the Eyes of Children

Los Altos History Museum

Aug 18, 2017 - Sep 8, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

This exhibit showcases artistic responses to the question: "Los Altos is a community of ...", by K-6 students participating in the Los Altos School District's 4-week summer school program at Almond School. This is the art project's inaugural year, and provides students a fun and unique opportunity to express their creativity around this theme. Resulting works will be on...

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New Exhibit: The Nature of Patterns

CuriOdyssey

Aug 18, 2017 - Mar 25, 2018 @ 2:30 PM

CuriOdyssey's new exhibit "The Nature of Patterns" opens on March 25, 2017.  From simple symmetries to chaotic flows, from spirals and tessellations to spots and stripes, the beautiful patterns of nature amaze and inspire us.  Discover and create patterns in shape and sound at CuriOdyssey.  Members-only "Sneak Preview" on the evening of March 24th. ...

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Friday Nights @ OMCA

Oakland Museum of California

Aug 18, 2017 - Aug 25, 2017 @ 5:00 PM

This event occurs monthly, on the third and last Friday of May, June, July and August.

Join the Oakland Museum of California each Friday for its festive night market -- open an extra hour in spring and summer -- with art workshops for the whole family, food trucks, music and half-price admission for adults.

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Thomas & Friends®: Explore the Rails

Children's Discovery Museum

Aug 18, 2017 - Sep 10, 2017

Featuring the favorite engines and destinations from Thomas & Friends, the STEM-focused exhibit seeks to engage children, ages 2 through 7 years, and families in foundational skills that foster STEM literacy through playful learning experiences. The exhibit incorporates foundational STEM practices that encourage thinking mathematically, making comparisons, experimenting to solve problems...

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Ballooniverse; Brain Bending Balloon Art by Addi Somekh

Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History

Aug 18, 2017 - Nov 19, 2017

Balloons are more than just a colorful toy. They can spread joy and laughter all over the world. Featuring self-taught balloon twister and artist extraordinaire Addi Somekh, this exhibit will showcase changing installations made entirely out of balloons and photographs from the Balloon Hat Experience.

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See Daniel Tiger

Bay Area Discovery Museum

Aug 19, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

The popular PBS TV character Daniel Tiger will be on hand until 3pm at "Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Grr-ific Exhibit." Children ages 2-6 are invited to enter the world of this popular PBS television character. Through immersive experiences, visitors collaborate to solve problems, user their imagination to transform their surroundings and play along with Daniel’s singable...

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