Education

Education

Girls Who Code (for 6th to 12th grade females only)

02/04/2018-05/27/2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunset Branch Library, Children’s Area
San Francisco 

Girls Who Code (GWC) is a non-profit organization that encourages more girls to close the gender gap in the computer science field. Girls will learn to code along with other beginners in an open and accepting environment. In GWC, you will learn how to code animations, games and websites.

Girls Who Code Clubs are FREE programs for 6th-12th grade female students only.

For more information or to register, contact Liza: yuet.ly@sfpl.org or (415) 355-2808.

Welcome to Wildlife

02/17/2018-05/27/2018
2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Peralta Hacienda Historical Park
Oakland  California

Feb. 17-18, 24-25, Mar. 3-4, 10-11, 17-18, 24-25, 31, Apr. 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 28-29, May 5-6, 12-13, 19-20, 26-27 / 2:30-5:00 pm

Calling All Eco-Explorers! Youth ages 5-15 will be up to their elbows in fun, hands-on activities at Welcome to Wildlife. Each weekend your kids will be experiencing and learning something new about the park and the environment.

Learning through interactive experiences, guided park walks, and STEM activities, your young scientists will discover their ecosystem, know about the plants and animals they share this land with, and develop a sense of stewardship for the environment.

Welcome to Wildlife is free to attend!
Register your kids today http://bit.ly/2nxaNEs
Drop-ins are welcome!

Free

Presented by Peralta Hacienda Historical Park.

California Child Care Course

02/17/2018-03/03/2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
San Francisco Chinatown Public Health Center
San Francisco  

華埠公共衛生局舉辦

加州兒童護理課程

位於三藩市的華埠公共衛生局 ( 前第四衛生局 ),將於2018年2月份舉辦「加州兒童護理班」課程。這課程符合加州政府托兒牌照局規格,專為在家中作托兒工作者而設。加州政府規定所有家庭托兒工作者必須接受最少十六小時的兒童護理訓練。

在過去多年中,華埠公共衛生局一直為三藩市及灣區的家庭托兒工作者提供中文教授的 「加州兒童護理」  課程。用國 / 粵語教授的課程,將於2月17日及3月3日 (星期六),上午8時至下午5時,在華埠公共衛生局舉行。課程需預先報名,收費為一百八十元,考試合格者,將獲得美國紅十字會証書或美國心臟協會証書。

「加州兒童護理」課程內容包括兒童、嬰兒心肺復甦法;兒童急救技巧;預防性健康與安全;傳染病的預防;患病兒童的照料;預防兒童損傷等等。

華埠公共衛生局位於三藩市美臣街一四九零號,百老匯街隧道頂。如欲索取報名表或問題查詢,請電 (415) 364-7906保健教育部。

Is the United States a ‘Nation of Immigrants?’

03/07/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
California Historical Society
San Francisco 

Join us for a talk with the prolific author and emeritus professor Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz who will discuss the complicated and complex history of the idea of the United States as a “nation of immigrants” she will discuss key components of that notion from the colonial period to the Hamilton musical. She will question the purpose of this mythology and describe what harm it may do to documented and undocumented immigrants today.

$10 General Admission – Free for California Historical Society Members.

Presented by California Historical Society

Make Your Own Lip Balm

03/14/2018
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Sunset Branch Library, Children’s Area
San Francisco 

Mix-and-match ingredients to custom make a lip balm to take home! All materials provided.

Call 415-355-2808 or email yuet.ly@sfpl.org to register for this program.

Location:
Sunset Branch Library, Children’s Area
1305 18th Avenue
San Francisco CA, 94122

Date:
Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Time:

4:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Adult Craft Afternoons: Mini Terrarium

03/16/2018
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Chinatown/Him Mark Lai Branch Library
San Francisco 

Create your own mini terrarium with a wine cork and magnet!

Fun for adults and children alike (but please note younger children under 12 must be accompanied and may require assistance). Materials will be provided. Sign-up required, space is limited. Please call 415-355-2888 or ask the information desk.

Seismic Safety

03/21/2018-03/28/2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Chinatown/Him Mark Lai Branch Library
San Francisco 

These workshops will teach key actions to prepare you and your loved ones for disasters like earthquakes and fires. Attendees will receive a graduation gift upon completion of all four classes. Program is made possible by Self-Help for Elderly (SHE) and will be conducted in Cantonese, with English translation provided upon request.