What's Happening This Weekend (April 3-5)

Another incredible weekend of cool activities. Whether you are celebrating Passover or Easter, there are tons of AWESOME things to do.

Friday, April 3, Passover

Kent Island Restoration, 10am – 2pm, ages 5+, restore the unique ecosystem on Kent Island in Bolinas Lagoon, meet at the public dock on Wharf Rd in Bolinas (across from the College of Marin biology lab.)

Egg Hunt, 8:15pm, Children 8+, bring flashlights and baskets, Memorial Park, San Anselmo.

Whales: Giants of the DeepInteractive exhibit highlights whale biology and conservation with hands-on whale lab, colossal skeletons, and rare cultural artifacts, California Academy of Science.

Saturday, April 4, Full Moon, Total Lunar Eclipse


Toddler Days, 9am-12pm, milk a goat, hold a warm egg from the chickens, and hear the baa of the sheep, Slide Ranch.

Learn How to Build a Chalkboard Planter Stand, 9-12pm, Home Depot.

Santa Venetia Marsh Stroll, 10am – 1pm, low-intensity, one mile hike is a great introduction to exercise for all ages, Meet at the Vendola Drive entrance (across from the old McPhails School.)

Nike Missile Site, 12:30-3:30pm, Marin Headlands.

Read to a Dog, 2-3pm, Corte Madera Library.

Full Moon Adventure at Roy’s Redwoods, 6:30 – 8:30pm, Meet at the Roy’s Redwoods Loop trailhead on Nicasio Valley Rd in San Geronimo.

Muir Woods After Hours, 6:30-8:30pm, ages 8+.

Family Friendly Presidio Park Stewarts, 9-10:30am, watering young plants, removing weeds, and assisting in other stewardship activity. Snacks are provided, Please RSVP to nature@presidiotrust.gov

The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, 11am & 2pm, ages 8+, Children's Creativity Museum Theatre, San Francisco.

Healthy Parks, Healthy People, 2-4pm, hiking, beginner exercises and family games, Presidio Visitor Center, 50 Montgomery at the corner of Lincoln Boulevard, RSVP 561-4323.

Afternoon Art, 1pm and 4pm, Randall Museum.

Drop-In Science, 10:30, Randall Museum.

Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship, 8pm, sing-along of sea chanteys and sailor songs aboard a historic ship at San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park.

Children’s Fairyland, Oakland.

Kids FREE Day, Schultz Museum 10am-5pm.

Sunday, April 5, Easter


Point Bonita Lighthouse Tour, 12:30-3:30pm, Marin Headlands.

Children’s Storytime and Family Walk, 10:30am, featured book, “Celebrities: Historic & Famous Trees of the World”, San Francisco Botanical Garden in Golden Gate Park.