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The Groove Lounge with DJ Miles Green – March 25, 2021

The Groove Lounge with DJ Miles Green DJ Miles Green has prepared a special lineup tonight of music celebrating and appreciating women, including women artists: “celebrating all the joy that women bring to the world.” Date: Thursday,  March 25 (add it to your calendar) Time: 5:30 – 6:30 pm Zoom: In case you missed […]

Volunteers Sought for Lab Science Festival

This year, we’re celebrating Bring a Kid to Work Day at home. The Government and Community Relations K-12 team is hosting a Family STEM Fest on Saturday, May 22 to celebrate the past and imagine the future with Berkeley Lab families. All of our planned events will be virtual, and any necessary materials for activities […]

Childcare Program Openings Available in the Community 2021

Berkeley Lab employees are eligible to sign up and participate in the following childcare and enrichment options at UC Berkeley to help balance family and career roles: NEW AND RARE OPPORTUNITY: The Early Childhood Education Program (ECEP) has openings in its 2021 Spring preschool program and Fall programs for all ages. ECEP provides early childhood […]

Live Science Presentation: Microscopic Chefs – March 5, 2021

Live Science: The Live Science Series is hosted by the K-12 STEM Education and Outreach team at Berkeley Lab. Each episode in the series highlights research at the lab in a fun and simple way for the public to learn more about exciting STEM research. The Live Science series has explored topics including 3D design, […]

Berkeley Lab’s 9th Open Mic – Friday, March 19, 2021

We’re gathering again for an amazing hour of music, poetry, spoken word and, it goes without saying, great community. Watch the 9th open mic! Date: Friday, March 19 (add it to your calendar) Time: 4:30 – 5:30 pm As usual we want to welcome back all of our previous performers AND we want to take […]

Be Well at Work Spring 2021 Parenting Workshops

Be Well at Work has a series of spring workshops for parents. Please be sure to register in advance to receive the Zoom link. Self Care for Caregivers of Children and Teenagers – Thursday, Feb. 11th, noon – 1 pm Working from home and managing everyone’s schedules has created unprecedented stress for those caring for […]

The Groove Lounge with DJ Miles Green is Back! February 25, 2021

The Groove Lounge with DJ Miles Green An eclectic blend of groovy tunes from around the globe. Date: Thursday,  February 25 (add it to your calendar) Time: 5:00 – 6:00 pm Zoom: In case you missed it, click here for past recordings: Lounge Rules: – Open to Berkeley Lab employees (Sign in with […]

Two Lunar New Year Events – February 18 & 19, 2021

Happy Lunar New Year! Thursday, February 18 Join us for the Asian and Pacific Islander (API) ERG’s Lunar New Year social event next Thursday, February 18, at 4 PM.  We will watch a Zodiac video and then participate in an interactive Zodiac-based activity. We will follow that with a second video on traditional Lunar New […]

Video: Celebrate Lunar New Year with a Story 2021

Ring in the Year of the Ox with a story from the Asian Art Museum about the animals in the lunar year zodiac. Don’t forget the popcorn (or dumplings)!

Register Now: Family Science Night – January 28, 2021

Join Scientific Adventures and Berkeley Lab for a free virtual hour of climate science fun and family entertainment. Date: Thursday, January 28 Time: 5:30 pm Registration required Scientific Adventures for Girls and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory K-12 are hosting a free virtual STEM night for Bay Area families. With Groundhog Day just around the corner, […]