Junior Center Art and Science - Places For Kids

Junior Center Art and Science

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INFORMATION

558 Bellevue Avenue
Oakland, CA 94610


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Phone
(510) 839-5777
Hours
8:30 am – 5:30 pm (All Summer)
10 am – 6 pm (Tues – Fri)
10 am – 3 pm (Sat)
Tickets
FREE except Programs and Special Exhibits
Membership
N/A

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DESCRIPTION FOR Junior Center Art and Science

The Junior Center may be an under-appreciated Oakland gem. It's located just next to Lake Merrit's bird sanctuary, the still-popular Children's Fairyland, and the Oakland East Bay Garden Center, less than a mile away. It can be hard to find educational places that are open for free during the week, also offer science and art classes, and act as a drop-in center or camp during the summer. You and the kids can overlook the lake while looking at frogs and lizards, in the Animal Discovery sessions on Tuesdays and Fridays (free), or bring a picnic basket so that you can really explore the area around the lake. 
 
It's also fun to look around the room at the display of artwork and posters about the various...

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BIRTHDAY PARTY AT Junior Center Art and Science

Party Time at Junior Center of Art and Science

Telephone: (510) 839-5777

Time: 1.5 – 2 Hours (Weekdays between 3:30 – 5:30 pm, Saturdays between 11:30 am – 2:30 pm)

Party price: $245 - $369 (up to 18 kids)

Included: Decorated Party Room, Birthday Kid Gift, Activity Instructor, Project Materials

Themes: Animal Adventures, Fairy Princess, Famous Artists, Pottery Painting, Recycled Robots, Rocket Science

Membership: N/A

Website Link: www.juniorcenter.org/parties.html

Customizable: Yes

Bring Your Own: Cake, Refreshments, Napkins, and Tableware (Plates, Cups, Cutlery)

Though there are lots of birthday options for toddlers and teens, the Junior Center fills that gap for kids in their early school years up to the pre-teens. This is one of the more affordable birthday options, and fortunately you can also bring your own...

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