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Chabot in the News

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 18:10:00 +0000

A Night at the Museum: Sleepovers in Unusual Spaces
Huffington Post
The Chabot Space & Science Center in Oakland offers a very cool and affordable Slumber with the Stars program for kids and adults alike. The overnights happen on designated dates, and each one has a unique theme. You'll most likely sleep in an exhibit, ...

Fri, 14 Nov 2014 00:04:00 +0000


Where's Philae? Space Agency Narrows Search Area for Lost Comet Lander
It's been a week since the European Space Agency's Philae Lander powered down after completing a series of experiments in an unexpected, and as of yet unknown, location on the surface of Comet 67P. The lander bounced twice and floated more than a ...

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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 22:32:25 +0000

Lamorinda Briefs, Nov. 14 -- Orinda housing element discussion Monday night ...
Contra Costa Times
Residents are encouraged to come out to provide feedback on the city's plan to zone certain areas within Orinda as multifamily, per state law that mandates citys provide this type of update to their housing plan every eight years. Zoning an area for ...

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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 23:06:33 +0000

MEGADOME Grand Finale!
The Bay Bridged
If you haven't been to a show in the MEGADOME at Chabot Space & Science, time is running out. The monthly series has only 3 events left! Don't miss your chance to kick back in the comfy theater seats with a tamale and a Tecate while enjoying the best ...

Tue, 11 Nov 2014 21:00:13 +0000

Pleasanton: Oakland's Chabot space center brings science to kids at library
San Jose Mercury News
Emily Young, 10, left, Victor Young, 6, second from left, both of Pleasanton, and Danielle Hernandez, 7, of Dublin, far right, and other children watch marshmallows deflate in a vacuum chamber Saturday during "Chabot to Go," the traveling science fair ...

Tue, 11 Nov 2014 20:59:08 +0000
The Pleasanton Public Library welcomes "Chabot to Go," the traveling science fair from Oakland's Chabot Space & Science Center, on Saturday for children in kindergarten through fifth grade.

Fri, 07 Nov 2014 22:43:45 +0000

Chabot Space & Science Center Brings Science for Kids to Pleasanton Library
The Pleasanton Public Library is pleased to welcome Chabot to Go! the traveling science fair of the Chabot Space & Science Center in Oakland, on Saturday, November 8. The fascinating “Space & Astronaut Training” program was designed for children in ...
Chabot to Go The Independent

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Thu, 06 Nov 2014 22:30:24 +0000
California hot rodders and classic car aficionados from all over the West will take over the Alameda County Fairgrounds this Saturday and Sunday for one last fling before it's time to put the cars away for the winter.

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 06:04:10 +0000

WFMY News 2

Full Moon On Halloween? You'll Be Waiting Until 2020!
WFMY News 2
The moon is photographed by the 8-inch telescope at Chabot Space and Science Center in Oakland. (Photo: Conrad Jung) (Photo: Conrad Jung). CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. GREENSBORO, NC -- The 2014 Halloween moon will ...

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 00:40:45 +0000

Pleasanton library offers traveling science fair about space travel
Contra Costa Times
The event is organized by the Chabot Space and Science Center in Oakland. The 100 free tickets for each session will become available at the library 30 minutes in advance. For more information, call the library children's desk at 925-931-3400, extension 3.

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