2014 ACTIVITIES

INFO BOOTH/FIRST AID

  1. Center Street Downtown
  2. Lincoln Street North Shattuck

Sunday Streets celebrates outdoor dining in the streets & cafe-style sidewalk seating!

Check out the FOOD MAP for restaurants on the route offering specials, featuring live music or programming or out door seating.

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2014 SUNDAY STREETS BERKELEY ACTIVITY LIST

*All programs subject to change without notice

FROM ROSE to VINE: North Hub anchored by Rock the Bike & their pedal-powered stage

  • 3-5 pm: Acroyoga and Hula-Hooping demos by Athletic Playground
  • Free Hula-Hooping Classes by Hoop Power
  • Pedal Powered Music by Rock the Bike
    • 11 - 12 --Interactive Endangered Species dance/performance by Institute of Population Studies
    • 12 - 1 -- The Blondies 
    • 1 - 2 -- Bicicletas Por La Paz
    • 2 - 3 -- Thunderground Collective
    • 3 - 4 -- Melted State
    • 4 - 4:45 -- DJ
  • Art show by 50/50 Art Studio: The show will feature 50 pieces of art all based on LIGHT, with 10 different mediums including metalsmithing, sculpture, photography, glasswork, textile design, lighting design, ceramics, encaustics, drawing/painting and written word.
  • Buy Local Berkeley and the West Berkeley Design Loop - information and interactive games promoting shopping at local independent businesses
  • Mah Jongg revival games  by Mah Jongg for Everyone

Vine Street Block Party in the Gourmet Ghetto by the North Shattuck Association (not official Sunday Streets Berkeley programming)

  • Wine & Beer Garden hosted by Vintage Berkeley, eats from The Local Butcher Shop, artisan and local independent businesses. Live performances by:
    • Kasia Kugay
    • Adrian West Trio
    • Lewiston Jazz Quintet
    • A Talent for Mischief Trio

FROM VINE to CEDAR: Gourmet Ghetto

  • Kitchen on Fire Cooking School Open House and live filming for their new 'How To & How NOT To" video series. Live audiences welcome!
  • The Seratonins 12:30-3pm hosted by M. Lowe & Co
  • M. Lowe & Co is partnering with PEACE Out Loud (peace education and arts creation for everyone) to bring a Bejeweled Pumpkin Craft to the Walden booth in front of M. Lowe and Company during Sunday streets from 2-4pm.
  • Berkeley Sauna Massage & Acupuncture All day massage demos, skin care consultations,meditation labyrinth, soothing music by Will Huges, plus classes and performances
    • 1-1:45pm Mini Skin Care free class
    • 2:15 pm-3:15pm Anatomy & Art performance
    • 3:45-4:30pm Mini skin care free class
  • Massage Therapy for Pain Relief by The Body Technician, Jordan Rothstein CMT 29790
  • Andronico's Community Market free sampling by local artisanal food purveyors throughout the store
  • Berkeley Chess School table games & giant chess
  • Family Activities hosted by Grace North Church
  • Van Der Zwaan Dance Studio

FROM CEDAR to LINCOLN

  • Live Music by Hernandez Hideaway 12-2 pm in front of Peets Coffee
  • Special menu and outdoor seating at Guerilla Cafe
  • Berkeley Rotary Club: The Rotary Club will be instructing participants in how to make WAPI's. ( Water Purification Indicators)
  • Kid's Arts & Crafts activities with The Academy
  • Red Cross Bay Area First Aid
  • Sunday Streets Berkeley Information booth

FROM LINCOLN to VIRGINIA: Arts & Crafts

  • Create-with-Nature Zone by Zach Pine hosted by ACCI Gallery  Join in a collaborative artistic expression with bamboo, branches, flowers, and other wonders of nature.
  • Eden Arts Multidisciplinary art activities hosted by ACCI Gallery
  • Climate Art  Ice Installation by Carter Brooks
  • For Teens and Tweens! Create your own earring jewelry by Baubles & Beads - benefit for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
  • Arts & Crafts with Archway Middle School  
  • Knitter's circle with Claddah Yarns: drop-ins welcome! Fiber arts demonstrations from drop spindle spinners, spinning wheel spinners, and crochet demonstration
  • Ragged Wing Ensemble - All ages mask making and clown lessons (1-2:30)
  • Berkeley Rose School

FROM VIRGINIA to FRANCISCO

  • Yoga Kula offering Free Yoga & Pilates Classes, Live Yogi Music & Free Chair Massage
  • Crowden School Performances & Instrument Petting Zoo

FROM FRANCISCO to DELAWARE: Community Corner: East Bay non-profit and social organizations

  • Music Jam  hosted by Jon's School of Music and the Firehouse North Art Collective
  • Berkeley Rent Board  Free housing counseling on landlord/tenant rights and responsibilities
  • Register to Vote! League of Women Voters and Alameda County Registrar of Voters
  • Ecology Center presents: Hula hoops, jumprope, sidewalk chalk, “Shooting for Sustainability” (aka Plastic and alcohol-Free Beer Pong) and “Health Awareness Jeopardy.”
  • Rebuilding Together: Interactive games, info to help low income seniors and people with disabilities make home repairs and live independent lives
  • Tibetan Aid Project
  • Bay Area Intactivists
  • CopWatch

FROM DELAWARE to HEARST

  • Berkeley Lion's Club: interactive education - White Cane and Service Dog Street Etiquette - helping the visually impaired travel the streets of Berkeley
  • Water Conservation tips by East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD)
  • California Native Plant Society
  • Feral Cat Foundation
  • Berkeley Path Wanderers
  • The Berkeley Project
  • Old Time Jam- BYOB Bring Your Own Banjo (in front of Oscar's Hot Dogs)

FROM HEARST to BERKELEY WAY: Body & Soul

  • Triple Rock Brewery On-site Brewery Tours every hour on the hour & Bluegrass Band
  • Street Soccer Games for Kids & Young Adults by Pacific Soccer Training 
  • Kaiser Permanente staff and volunteers will be handing out health education material focused on healthy eating and exercise. We will also be handing out promotional items and asking visitors to spin the prize wheel
  • Health info services by Future Academy
  • KPFA Radio
  • Alameda County Heath Services information: Medi-Cal, Children & Family Services
  • Future Academy

FROM BERKELEY WAY to UNIVERSITY: Bike Block

  • Missing Link Bicycle Cooperative: Free safety checks/tune-up adjustments and trade-in assessments
  • Belly Dancing by Blue Diamonds Belly Dance
  • Middle Eastern Traditional Music & belly dancing hosted by the Turkish Kitchen, by Troupe Tangiers & Sharifa's Habibis
  • Bicycle activities led by Bike East Bay

FROM UNIVERSITY to ADDISON (West Side): Fun & Games

  • Free bike tune-ups (Safety checks & tune-up recs) by Mike's Bikes
  • Free Yoga Classes 11am-4pm by Yoga to the People
  • Dance Jam in front of Phil's Sliders

FROM UNIVERSITY to ADDISON (East Side): Art & Innovation

  • Art & Innovation Area
  • Science@Cal: interactive science projects and Endangered Desert Tortoise 'Noodles' guest appearance; learn about the different parts of fruits and vegetables, science illustration (drawing), and a table-top card games
  • Fleet's Mobile Fab Lab delivering digital arts + fabrication. Check out 3D printers, 3D scanners, CNC router, motion capture and more!
  • SoundFit: 3D scanning demo by SoundFit. Scan and create a digital model.  Bring small objects to scan! SoundFit.co @ http://soundfit.co/ .
  • Bay Area Advanced Manufacturing (BAMM) the largest cluster of 3D-printing-related products and services under one roof. Twelve 3DP companies making it faster, cheaper, and easier to MAKE and MANUFACTURE. Check out Type A Machines 3D printers, Mind-2-Matters' investment casting, and much more!
  • Kids games, free giveaways and prize wheel by Comcast
  • Live Music by Cello Joe 1:00- 4:00 pm

FROM ADDISON to CENTER (West Side)

  • Berkeley Half Marathon- The Berkeley Half Marathon will be handing out free race schwag and raffling off 5K and Half Marathon Race registrations all day! You will also be able to register for the November 9th events, which benefit the Berkeley Public School Fund, our official local charity.
  • Livable Berkeley
  • Red Cross Bay Area First Aid
  • Sunday Streets Berkeley Information booth & Volunteer Check in station

FROM ADDISON to CENTER (East side)

  • Batala San Francisco : Brazilian Drumming and dancing
  • Games of Berkeley games demos & hula-hoops
  • Kid's games and fun with Clif Kid: Free healthy, organic snacks for kids to nourish them throughout the day. We will have a variety of products including our new Clif Kid Zbar Protein for those extra active kids and Zfruit & Veggie made with real fruits and vegetables
  • SF MOMA on the Go! Arts & Crafts
  • Pop-up exhibit of "The Lexicon of Sustainability" by 
  • Out of the Booth Photo booth

CENTER STREET (East side)

Downtown Eats, Beats & Brews Salsa Block Party by Downtown Berkeley Association & Salsa Vale Todo (Not officially part of Sunday Streets Berkeley), 12-6pm

FROM CENTER to ALLSTON : Downtown hub

FROM ALLSTON to KITTREDGE: Sports & Recreation

  • Skateboard park presented by City of Berkeley Recreation
  •  Habitot Children's Museum Brings the world's largest Playdo Ball to Sunday Streets! Visit the Habitot booth to play- Playdo, Sidewalk chalk drawings and chalk maze making, and Habitot's giant birthday cake will be on display.
  • The Optician: free eyeglass adjustments
  • City of Berkeley Parks & City of Berkeley Recreation Tot/Pre-K Wee Play Area including active games and crafts for youth under 5 years old. Kids activities for ages 5+:  Sports and Games, Tai Chi ( ages 15yrs and over); face-painting and side walk chalk skate parkArt and Science Activities including Bubble Fun, Blow Paint Art, and much more!

FROM KITTREDGE to BANCROFT:

  • 3:00-5:00 pm Berkeley Public Library  Little Explorer's Petting Zoo in front of the library. E-i-e-i-o! Meet a variety of animals - sheep, a giant tortoise, a rabbit, or a pot-bellied pig - who knows? Look for our Library on Wheels bikes, too.
  • Berkeley Public Library's "Library On Wheels" bikes are equipped with a mobile hotspot for wifi, get your library card and check out books, movies, and eBook downloads on the go!
  • Bay Area Book Festival: old fashioned typewriter typing contest
  • Get your Tango on with Argentine Tango Club, demos and performances- in front of Angeline's Louisiana Kitchen
  • Bookish presents deconstructed poetry workshops

    FROM BANCROFT to DURANT: Active Living

    • Recreational Adult Dodgeball League's interactive dodgeball speed contest: How fast can you throw?
    • Filipino Martial Arts by Eskabo Daan  and Crossbone FMA: showcase Filipino Martial Arts (Escrima) and offer mini-lessons in traditional forms like sinawalis to interested passers-by
    • Ralph Gracie Jui Jitsu
    • Capoeira demonstrations by the Capoeira Arts Foundation

    FROM DURANT to CHANNING: Eco Village

    • Capoeira with Filhos de Bimba Bay Area: demo classes and demonstrations by current students of Capoeira Regional
    • Arts & crafts plus free typewriter haiku by Pegasus Books

    • Live music by
      • Mud Fence (Bluegrass) 
      • Dirty Cello
      • John Brother's Piano Company
    • 350 Bay Area- eco info
    • Tap Dance interactive performance and demo by I'm Tapan

    FROM CHANNING to HASTE: Family Fun Zone hosted by Sports Basement

    • Albany Berkeley Soccer Club Academy: street soccer, soccer drills and kicking skills games
    • Family Fun Zone plus free bike tune-up recommendations & safety checks by Sports Basement
      • Yoga Classes
      • Bike Maintenance
      • FREE Hydration for Yoga
      • Sports Basement Booth 
    • Clowning Around Balloon Art by Alan Kahn 
    • Storytelling with the Berkwood Hedge School
    • Magic tricks by Magical Nathaniel
    • Painting by GISSV (German International School of Silicon Valley)
    • Live Music with The Minor Seven: The Minor Seven is a small jazz combo made up of 5 kids ages 12 to 14. They play guitar, saxophone/clarinet, drums and keyboard