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Chabot in the News

Wed, 01 Jul 2015 22:58:57 +0000


CBS Local

Stunning Photo Shows Northern Lights Make Rare Appearance In Bay Area
CBS Local
PALO ALTO (CBS SF) — Extreme solar weather events pushed the Northern Lights so far last week that one Bay Area photographer was lucky enough to capture the celestial phenomenon. Wilson Lam told CBS SF a sleepless night led him to Facebook ...

Sun, 28 Jun 2015 07:06:53 +0000


Alice @ 97.3

15 Things To Do In The Bay Area
Alice @ 97.3
11 – Get lost in space in a simulated NASA space mission to Mars on Friday, July 3rd at Chabot Space and Science Center. \ 12 – Experience “Opera at the Ballpark” on Friday July 3rd at AT&T Park in San Francisco for Mozart's “The Marriage of Figaro”.

Fri, 26 Jun 2015 22:01:56 +0000


Phil Kohlmetz: Be a 'Beagle Backer'
Vallejo Times Herald
As an added benefit, 58 museums across the atate (including the Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, the Chabot Space & Science Center in Oakland, and the Western Railway Museum in Suisun City) are offering free or discounted admission to the ...

Wed, 24 Jun 2015 21:36:27 +0000


Cabrillo welcomes talented locals to administrative ranks
Half Moon Bay Review
She has also led a biosciences company focused on pest control and served on the board of the Chabot Space and Science Center. Perhaps sognificantly, she also lives on the coast and comes with an understanding of the unique human and environmental ...

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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 20:34:06 +0000


The Grio

World Wide Nate brings you Oakland
The Grio
Oakland offers numerous points of interest for those visiting or living in the area. Anyone from a child to an adult will be more than entertained by the Oakland Zoo, Jack London Square, The Chabot Space and Science Center, as well as the Oakland ...

Tue, 16 Jun 2015 07:15:20 +0000


Tri-Valley libraries launch summer reading programs
Contra Costa Times
... have fun and read the stuff you want." Children who complete 15 hours of reading in San Ramon (20 hours for teens) will be honored with a kazoo, a new book, pizza coupons and passes to Lawrence Hall of Science and Chabot Space and Science Center.

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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 13:03:22 +0000


San Francisco Chronicle (subscription)

Lack of water means surplus of romance in this drought year
San Francisco Chronicle (subscription)
•The California Association of Museums, a coalition of 50 institutions that includes the Wells Fargo Museum in San Francisco and the Chabot Space and Science Center in Oakland, is offering discounted admission for people who pledge to buy California ...

Wed, 03 Jun 2015 19:48:54 +0000


20 chill and relaxing Bay Area adventures
San Jose Mercury News
Pitch woo after dark at Chabot Space & Science Center, in Oakland's redwood forest. Once a month, the center has a dining option for adults, followed by an activity: night hikes, science experiments, a movie -- every month is different. Who knew ...

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 23:47:23 +0000


CBS Local

Oakland Science Museum Offers Low-Income Families Discount With EBT Card
CBS Local
OAKLAND (CBS SF)– The Chabot Space & Science Center launched a pilot program Thursday giving low-income families with an Electronics Benefits Transfer (EBT) card admission to the center for $1 per person, science center officials said. “We are really ...

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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:14:41 +0000


Chabot Space & Science Center's chief is stepping down
Contra Costa Times
OAKLAND -- Alexander Zwissler, who serves as executive director and chief executive officer of Chabot Space & Science Center, will step down in June after eight years. Zwissler is credited with helping Chabot attain national and international ...

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