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Phaedra

Best of the North Bay 2009

Kids

Reader's Picks


Best Baby Gift Store

Marin

Heller's for Children

514 Fourth St., San Rafael.

415.456.5533.

Napa

Learning Faire

1343 Main St., Napa.

707.253.1024.

Sonoma

Cupcake

641 Fourth St., Santa Rosa.

707.579.2165.

Honorable Mention

I'm a Little Teapot

127 Fourth St., Santa Rosa.

707.525.8768.

Best Birthday Party Place

Marin

Doodlebug

641 San Anselmo Ave., San Anselmo.

415.456.5989.

Napa

Studio Arts Napa Valley

2931 Solano Ave., Napa.

707.251.9200.

Sonoma

I'm a Little Teapot

127 Fourth St., Santa Rosa.

707.525.8768.

Honorable Mention

Pump It Up

1458 Roman Drive, Rohnert Park.

707.481.1604.

Best Childcare

Marin

First Place Tie

Papermill Creek Children's Corner

503 B St., Pt. Reyes Station.

415.663.9114.

Lollipops & Letters Preshool

360 Nova Albion Way, San Rafael.

415.479.8980.

Napa

Children's Cottage Child Care

1078 East Ave., Napa.

707.224.3825.

Sonoma

Tommy Tucker's

555 David Clayton Lane, Windsor.

707.837.8808.

Honorable Mention

Bethlehem Children's Center

1300 Saint Francis Road, Santa Rosa.

707.538.2266.

Best Consignment Shop

Marin

Home Consignment Center

863 E. Francisco Blvd., San Rafael.

415.456.2765.

Napa

4 Kids Sake

1757 Tanen St., Napa.

707.257.3657.

Sonoma

Sweet Pea Children's Boutique

15 Charles St., Cotati.

707.794.1215.

Honorable Mention

Wee Peats

1007 W. College Ave., Santa Rosa.

707.525.9333.

Best Family Outing

Marin

Bay Area Discovery Museum

557 McReynolds Road, Sausalito.

415.339.3900.

Napa Old Faithful Geyser of California

1299 Tubbs Lane, Calistoga.

707.942.6463.

Sonoma

Howarth Park

630 Summerfield Road, Santa Rosa.

707.543.3425.

Honorable Mention

Ragle Ranch Park

500 Ragle Road, Sebastopol.

707.823.7262.

Best Haircut Salon

Marin

Benvenuto

536 San Anselmo Ave., San Anselmo.

415.454.1347.

Sonoma

Lions & Tigers & Hair

18 Kentucky St., Ste. 42, Petaluma.

707.773.3711.

Honorable Mention

Pigtails & Crewcuts

8945 Brooks Road, Ste. 101, Windsor.

707.838.0333.

Best Imagination Center

Marin

Bay Area Discovery Museum

557 McReynolds Road, Sausalito.

415.339.3900.

Napa

Sharpsteen Museum

1311 Washington St., Calistoga.

707.942.5911.

Sonoma

Kidspot Imagination Center

6826 Sebastopol Ave., Sebastopol.

707.823.5432.

Honorable Mention

Children's Museum of the North Bay

www.childrensmuseumnb.org

Best Kid-Friendly Restaurant

Marin

Hanna's

1700 Fourth St., San Rafael.

415.457.6252.

Napa

Silverado Brewing Co.

3020 St. Helena Hwy., St. Helena.

707.967.9876.

Sonoma

Mary's Pizza Shack

www.maryspizzashack.com

Honorable Mention

Bear Republic Brewing Co.

345 Healdsburg Ave., Healdsburg.

707.433.2337.

Best Kids' Bookstore

Marin

Book Passage

51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera.

415.927.0960.

Napa

Copperfield's Books

www.copperfields.net

Sonoma

Copperfield's Books

www.copperfields.net

Honorable Mention

Earth Child

200 S. Main St., Sebastopol.

707.824.0940.

Best Kids' Clothing Store

Marin

Noodle Soup

Corte Madera Town Center, Ste. 117, Corte Madera.

415.945.9683.

Napa

Mud Puddles

1443-B Lincoln Ave., Calistoga.

707.942.5925.

Sonoma

Cupcake

641 Fourth St., Santa Rosa.

707.579.2165.

Honorable Mention

Earth Child

200 S. Main St., Sebastopol.

707.824.0940.

Best Kids' Sports Venue

Marin

T&B Sports

1345 Fourth St., San Rafael.

415.453.2433.

Napa

Miller's Sports Tae Kwon Do

849 Jackson St., Napa.

707.258.6120.

Sonoma

Sports City

921 Piner Road, Santa Rosa.

707.526.1320.

6700 Stony Point Road, Cotati.

707.285.4625.

Honorable Mention

Redwood Empire Gymnastics

434 Payran St., Ste. D, Petaluma.

707.763.5010.

Best Mentor

Marin

Roberta Dossick, Sir Francis Drake High School

1327 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., San Anselmo.

415.453.8770.

Napa

Sandra Nugent, Napa Valley Dance Center

950 Pearl St., Napa. 707.255.2701.

Sonoma

Mentor Me Petaluma

35 Maria Drive, Ste. 852, Petaluma.

707.778.4798.

Honorable Mention

Sean Pellegrini, Pellegrini Martial Arts

61 Montgomery Drive, Santa Rosa.

707.538.5555.

Best Pediatrician

Marin

Dr. Fernando Ulloa

711 D St., Ste. 113, San Rafael.

415.454.4100.

Napa

Harvest Pediatrics

1100 Trancas St., Ste. 270, Napa.

707.252.1076,

Sonoma

Dr. Fred Brewer

3883 Airway Drive, Ste. 120, Santa Rosa.

707.521.8966.

Honorable Mention Dr. Mark Sloan, Kaiser Permanente

401 Bicentennial Way, Santa Rosa.

707.571.4000.

Best Private School

Marin

Marin Catholic High School

675 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Kentfield.

415.464.3800.

Napa

St. Apollinaris

3700 Lassen St., Napa. 707.224.6558.

Sonoma

Summerfield Waldorf School of Santa Rosa

655 Willowside Road, Santa Rosa.

707.575.7194.

Honorable Mention

Sonoma Country Day School

4400 Day School Place, Santa Rosa.

707.284.3200.

Best Public School

Marin

Sir Francis Drake High School

1327 Sir Francis Drake Blvd.,  San Anselmo.

415.453.8770.

Napa

Browns Valley Elementary School

1001 Buhman Ave., Napa.

707.253.3761.

Sonoma

Santa Rosa High School

1235 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa.

707.528.5291.

Honorable Mention

Rancho Cotate High School

5450 Snyder Lane, Rohnert Park.

707.792.4750.

Best Toy Store

Marin

Monkey Business

800 Redwood Hwy., Ste. 703, Mill Valley.

415.383.8697.

Napa

Learning Faire

1343 Main St., Napa. 707.253.1024.

Sonoma

The Toyworks

www.sonomatoyworks.com

Honorable Mention

Early Work Toy Station

90 Sycamore Lane, Petaluma. 707.765.1993.

Best Shoe Store

Marin

Arch Rival

206 Strawberry Village, Mill Valley.

415.383.0275.

150 Bon Air Shopping Center, Greenbrae.

415.461.6588.

Napa

Freckles Children's Boutique

1309 Main St., St. Helena

707.963.1201.

Sonoma

Wee Three Children's Store

1007 W. College Ave., Santa Rosa.

707.525.9333.

Best Summer Day Camp

Marin

Dance Palace

503 B St., Pt. Reyes Station. 415.663.1075.

Napa

Nimbus Arts

3111 St. Helena Hwy., Ste. 1B, St. Helena.

707.963.5278.

Sonoma

Camp Wa-Tam

Howarth Park, 630 Summerfield Road, Santa Rosa.

707.542.3737.

Honorable Mention

Camp Chai

170 Farmers Lane, Ste. #5, Santa Rosa.

707.528.4222.


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