By Jackie Burrell
Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 5:41 am in Family Outings.
Cavort Onstage: Contemplating a little theatrical fun? Berkeley Repâ€™s School of Theatre is offering a free Sunday Sampler – all sorts of clowning, stage combat and improv classes (pictured, above) for kids, teens and grown-ups too, starting at 1 p.m. Jan. 10. http://berkeleyrep.org.
Pa-Rum-Pum-Pum-Pum: San Franciscoâ€™s Asian Art Museum hosts its annual New Yearâ€™s Mochi Pounding Ceremony Jan. 9 from noon to 1 p.m. in the Samsung Hall. Pound sweet rice cakes, and enjoy live music and dance from 1 to 4 p.m.
Groove with Grover: The Elmwood Rialtoâ€™s family movie matinee series continues this weekend with noon shows of â€śThe Muppet Movieâ€ť for $4, a benefit for Berkeley PTA groups.
Green Space: The Chabot Space & Science Center hosts a â€śKids Go Greenâ€ť day Jan. 9 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dabble in hands-on, eco-activities, fill out an exploration passport and win a prize. Free with museum admission.
All Aboard: Thereâ€™s still time to check out the European train exhibit at Danvilleâ€™s Blackhawk Automotive Museum. The exhibit of HO scale model trains closes Jan. 10. Plus, who can resist all those cool cars? Free with museum admission.