South Bay CIRCLE

Winter 2019-2020

  • Holiday Bowling Party
  • Guided LEGO build
  • Steelhead Life Cycle (ages 6-10)
  • Hartnell Planetarium Visit
  • Holiday Cookie Exchange
  • Holiday Christmas Party
  • Christmas crafts
  • Casa De Fruta Sluice and Rides
  • Jingle bells and bikes
  • Winter Themed Sensory Bottles
  • Book Exchange
  • Kids’ Yoga
  • Harvey Bear hike
  • Cheesecake Dreamation
  • Human Body 101 (1st class)
  • Human Body 101 (2nd class)
  • Tide Pool Exploration
  • Make Your Own No-Sew Rag Doll
  • Snowdrop art/ painting
  • Behind the Scenes Tour-MH Library
  • California History at Castro Adobe
  • Ice Skating
  • Valentines cooking baking and decorating
  • Dream Power Ranch
  • Valentines Cards Exchange & Craft/Play
  • Uvas Canyon Waterfall Loop Hike
  • Winter Birch Paintings on Canvas

Fall 2019

  • Tea on the Ave + Night Hike
  • Make Your Own Ice Cream & Park Play
  • Animals and Their Adaptations.
  • Board Game, chess, tabletop games meet up
  • Exploding Bags
  • Monterey Bay Whale Watching
  • Gilroy Ostrich Farm
  • Gilroy History
  • Monterey safari
  • Fujitsu Planetarium- A Little Star That Could
  • Nature Study Guided Tour
  • CPR Refresher Course for Parents and Caregivers
  • Storytime and Crafts at the Pumpkin Patch
  • The Mystery Spot Field Trip
  • Fall Obstacle course
  • Geocaching
  • Adaptive Sports Presentation by Deborah Vick
  • Serrano Electric Tour & Electrical wiring lesson
  • Intro to Sign Language Class
  • Tie dye fun
  • The Farm – Salinas Pumpkin Tour
  • Learn more about honey bees (first class)
  • Learn more about honey bees (2nd class)
  • Gizdich Ranch Apple Orchard Tour
  • Rusty Hill Farm
  • Casa De Fruta Pumpkin Junction
  • Pinnacles National Park ranger-led field trip
  • Beginning Artisan Sourdough
  • Costume walk and craft
  • California History – Pacific Coast Museum
  • Happy Hollow
  • Fall Drawing and Acrylic Painting Class
  • Painting Turkey Feathers
  • Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History and Monarch Viewing
  • American Flag Scavenger Hunt and Flag day celebration
  • Oakland Aviation Museum Tour & STEM Hands On Activity
  • Make a lantern and evening walk
  • Fall Apple Party!
  • Thanksgiving Sewing Project

Summer 2019

  • Olive Oil Making: Frantoio Grove
  • gilroy ostrich farm tour
  • Berry Island farm Tour and Berry Picking
  • Rio del Mar Beach Day!
  • Budget Workshop
  • Tortoise Ranch
  • Music Fun
  • Art on the Farm
  • Visit to El Toro Fire station
  • Pizza my heart
  • Mt. Madonna Nature Walk and Art Activity
  • Fun at Windsor Family Farm
  • Fun Run- Kids of all ages!
  • Sunday Funday
  • Paint, Potluck, & Pool
  • Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History
  • Plantlife at Mt Madonna
  • Gymnastics
  • Drum and Song Class
  • Teddy Bear Tea Party
  • San Jose Museum of Art
  • Pony Experience
  • Book Exchange

Spring 2019

  • Dr. Seuss’ birthday party
  • Ayurveda for Healthy Living
  • Open Space Authority Tools of the trade and fire prevention class
  • Book club part I for The Brave Learner by Julie Bogart
  • Make your own kaleidoscope
  • GRAYS HARBOR HISTORICAL SEAPORT AUTHORITY’S VOYAGE
  • Windsor Family Farm Tour
  • In-n-Out Burger tour
  • Kids’ Yoga
  • Bright Ranch
  • Impressionist Blue Bird Painting
  • The Brave Learner Mom’s book club part II
  • Mt. Madonna Nature Walk and Art Activity
  • Brunch at the Bergmann’s
  • Wildflower Scavenger Hunt- optional picnic after
  • Mom’s book club for Brave Learner part III
  • Density Art Project with Chalk
  • Library Tour and project
  • End of the year activity and pictures
  • Ride the BIG Yellow School Bus
  • San Jose Giants Education Day
  • Movie Theatre Magic
  • Tour of Nob Hill
  • Ano Nuevo Elephant Seal Nature Walk
  • April Showers
  • Monterey Zoo Education Tour + Elephant Meet & Greet
  • Art on the Farm
  • Bus ride from Gilroy Train Station to Railroad park
  • Backyard Cinco de Mayo Party
  • Graduation/Promotion Day
  • Van Gogh Sunflower Art Lesson
  • Hands on Science at the Park
  • Natural Bridges tide pool tour
  • Strawberry Picking @ Gizdich Ranch
  • The Nest Box Farm
  • Book Club
  • Density Derby
  • Spring party!
  • Farm Hike

Winter 2018-2019

  • Whole Foods Tour
  • Letters to Santa
  • Sewing
  • Cookie Decorating and Exchange
  • Redwood nature hike and field games
  • Field trip to Curiodyssey
  • Storytime with Seniors
  • Playground games instruction and activity
  • Cooking at park
  • Caroling in the Park
  • CAL FIRE TOUR
  • Robots: Make a wiggle drawing robot
  • Humane Society Silicon Valley
  • Social Skills and Friendship Circle
  • Seymore Marine Discovery Center
  • Let’s Play Math
  • Coyote Lake-Nature Center
  • Rainy Day
  • TinkerLab
  • Book Club Meeting and Dress Up Day
  • Make your own valentines
  • Wildlife Education & rehabilitation center – live animal program
  • Valentine’s Day Party
  • Bernal Ranch
  • Airplanes!!
  • Make you own adventure pack + nature exploration

Fall 2018

  • Make your own necklaces and bracelets
  • Art on the Farm
  • Camping Adventure/Nature Exploration
  • Gizdich Ranch Apple Tour
  • Music in the Park (and nature play)
  • Fun at Rusty Hill Farm
  • Tour of New Dawn horse rescue & sanctuary
  • Windsor family farm outing
  • Homeschoolers Swim at CRC
  • Book Club party: George’s Marvelous Medicine by Roald Dahl
  • Volcano creation
  • Circle with the Seasons
  • Useugi Pumpkin Patch Tour
  • Rhythm and Movement for Kids
  • Pumpkin Decorating Class
  • Fall/Halloween Party
  • Poetry tea time
  • Invention Adventure
  • Doing Good for Others
  • Behind the scenes tour of the Gilroy Post Office
  • Child Safety & Fun Cooperative Games
  • Hands on Science