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      • 9/3/15 Listen to art at the Bay Area Discovery Museum with new Artist-in-Residence Marco Pinter
      • 5/12/15 Curious George: Let’s Get Curious! opens May 23 at Bay Area Discovery Museum
      • 5/1/15 Bay Area Discovery Museum Will Host Playdate 2015: White to Bright Gala on May 8 Museum to raise $325,000 to Support Early Childhood Education Programs
      • 4/15/15 Celebrate Nature with Hands-On Programs and a Performance
      • 4/9/15 Resource Fair to Connect Under-Resourced Families with Community Partners and Celebrate School Readiness
      • 4/3/15 Celebrate Nature with Hands-On Programs and a Performance
      • 3/31/15 Latest Findings Reported on How to Inspire Creativity in Children
      • 3/17/15 Enjoy Spring Break at the Bay Area Discovery Museum During Special Hours
      • 3/17/15 Discover Boats, Cruisers, Trucks and a Helicopter at Bay Area Discovery Museum’s National Park Safety Day
      • 3/9/15 Choreographer Claudia Anata Hubiak and The Anata Project Named as Museum’s Artist-in-Residence
      • 2/16/15 Summer Day Camps Explore the Arts, Sciences & Environment for Kids Ages 3 - 8
      • 2/12/15 Creativity Forum 2015 Features Best-Selling Authors, Daniel Pink and Tony Wagner
      • 2/12/15 Evening Lecture to Explore The Neuroscience of Learning Differences
      • 2/4/15 Lion Dancers and More at Chinese New Year Family Celebration
      • 2/2/14 Museum Classes Build Early Socialization Skills for Critical School Readiness in Preschoolers
      • 1/29/15 100Kin10
      • 1/14/15 Special Celebration and Performances Honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
      • 1/8/15 Storyland Exhibition Opens
      • 1/6/15 Artist in Residence Liz Harvey
      • 11/18/14 Be a Wizard, Seafarer, Explorer or Artist at School Break Camps
      • 11/14/14 Get Shipwrecked in the Interactive play, The Explorers
      • 11/11/14 Fresh Snow Descends on Museum
      • 11/7/14 Bay Area Discovery Museum Welcomes Newest Marketing Director; Appoints New CFO
      • 11/6/14 Family Classes Ignite Creativity
      • 1/3/12 Bay Area Discovery Museum Announces New Leadership
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Discover Boats, Cruisers, Trucks and a Helicopter at Bay Area Discovery Museum’s National Park Safety Day

The Bay Area Discovery Museum and the National Park Service host Park Safety Day on April 8.

The Bay Area Discovery Museum and the National Park Service will host Park Safety Day on Wednesday, April 8. The half-day event will feature emergency agencies such as local police and fire teams, along with the Coast Guard and California Highway Patrol (CHP). Visitors will be able to meet and ask questions of emergency personnel and view police cruisers, fire trucks, Coast Guard boats and even a CHP helicopter.

The event takes place on April 8 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Bay Area Discovery Museum located on Fort Baker in Sausalito. For more information about the Bay Area Discovery Museum, please visit www.baykidsmuseum.org.

About the Bay Area Discovery Museum

Creative thinking begins early in every child’s life. It enables original thought and the ability to see solutions where others don’t. It unlocks possibilities and fosters innovation. It provides the fundamental building blocks for success in school and beyond.

The Bay Area Discovery Museum is designed to ignite creative thinking in children. The 7.5 acres of natural beauty inspires families to engage in a world of possibilities. Framed by the majestic backdrop of the Golden Gate Bridge, the museum is a space for imaginations to run wild. Every curated detail of our exhibits brings creative thinking to life for all stages of childhood. Navigate winding tunnels to develop physical and intellectual risk-taking skills. Feel the rush of cold-water tide pools that surprise and awaken curiosity. Imagine new worlds by transforming into a spider, a ship captain, or a bridge builder. At every turn is a new opportunity to challenge the boundaries of creativity.

Now we are taking these experiences beyond our physical location. We launched the Center for Childhood Creativity in 2011 to pioneer new research, thought-leadership, and teacher training programs that advance creative thinking in all children—extending our impact beyond the Museum.

Our mission: To ignite and advance creative thinking for all children. 

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