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Best Kids' Stuff

Best Advanced Ed Program

Sonoma County

Excel @ Sonoma State University
1801 East Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park
707/664-2394

Napa County

Napa Valley College
2277 Napa-Vallejo Hwy., Napa
707/259-8905

Best Baby Gift Store

Sonoma County

Baby Discount
351 Petaluma Ave., Sebastopol
707/829-8851

Honorable Mention:
Hearthsong Toys
156 North Main St., Sebastopol
707/829-7875

Napa County

Calistoga Kids
1227 Lincoln Ave., Space C, Calistoga
707/942-0122

--Tie--

Rag Baby
6484 Washington St., Yountville
707/944-2317

Best Birthday Party Place

Sonoma County

Toobtown/Q-Zar
6591 Commerce Blvd., Rohnert Park
707/588-8100

Corporate:
Chuck E. Cheese
601 Rohnert Park Expressway, Rohnert Park
707/586-1949

Marin County

China Camp State Park

Best Kid-Friendly Restaurant

Sonoma County

Pasta Bella
796 Gravenstein Hwy S., Sebastopol
707/824-8191

--Tie--

Mary's Pizza Shack
Eight locations in the county

Corporate:
McDonald's Restaurants
18988 Hwy. 12, Santa Rosa
707/938-8094

Honorable Mention:
Powerhouse Brewing Company
268 Petaluma Ave., Sebastopol
707/829-9171

Napa County

Checker's Restaurant
1414 Lincoln Ave., Calistoga
707/942-9300

Marin County

Station House Cafe
11180 State Route One , Pt. Reyes Station
415/663-1536

Best Kids' Bookstore

Sonoma County

Copperfield's Books
138 North St., Sebastopol
707/823-8991;
140 Kentucky St., Petaluma
707/762-0563;
2316 Montgomery Dr., Santa Rosa
707/578-8938

Corporate:
Barnes & Noble Bookstore
700 Fourth St., Santa Rosa
707/576-7494

Honorable Mention:
Hearthsong Toys
156 North Main St., Sebastopol
707/829-7875

Napa County

Calistoga Bookstore
1343 Lincoln Ave., Calistoga
707/942-4123

Marin County

Corporate:
Border's Books, Music & Cafe
588 W. Francisco Blvd. , San Rafael
415/454-1400

Best Clothing Store--Kids'

Sonoma County

Cubby House
2410 Magowan St., Santa Rosa
707/568-6568

--Tie--

Kids Exchange
177 Healdsburg Ave., Healdsburg
707/433-7355

Corporate

--Tie--
Gap Kids
1030 Santa Rosa Plaza, Santa Rosa
707/570-1236

Target Stores
475 Rohnert Park Expressway W., Rohnert Park
707/586-2901;
1980 Santa Rosa Ave., Santa Rosa
707/575-0665

Napa County

Rag Baby
6484 Washington St., Yountville
707/944-2317

Best Hair Cut Salon

Sonoma County

Just Kidz Kutz
312 D St., Santa Rosa
707/544-2766

Honorable Mention:
California Cuts
Coddingtown Center, Santa Rosa
707/579-4339

Napa County

The Hair Spa
1420 Lincoln Ave., Calistoga
707/942-5341

Marin County

Supercuts
470 Gallinas Ave., San Rafael
415/472-2226

Best Place to Inspire

Sonoma County

Beach

Napa County

Sharpstein Museum
1311 Washington St., Calistoga
707/942-5911

Marin County

Pt. Reyes National Seashore

Best Rainy Day Activity

Sonoma County

Movies

Honorable Mention:
Toobtown/Q-Zar
6591 Commerce Blvd., Rohnert Park
707/588-8100

Napa County

Sharpstein Museum
1311 Washington St., Calistoga
707/942-5911

Marin County

Bay Area Discovery Museum
557 Fort Baker, Sausalito
415/331-2129

Best Restaurant for Kids

Sonoma County

Corporate:
Chuck E. Cheese
601 Rohnert Park Expressway, Rohnert Park
707/586-1949

Mary's Pizza Shack
Eight locations in the county

Honorable Mention:
Viva Mexico
841 Gravenstein Hwy. S., Sebastopol
707/823-5555;
7235 Healdsburg Ave., Sebastopol
707/824-8482

Napa County

Corporate:
McDonald's
806 Imola St., Napa
707/253-7461;
3224 Jefferson St., Napa
707/257-3810

Best Summer Day Camp

Sonoma County

Corporate:
YMCA
1111 College Ave., Santa Rosa
707/545-9622

Cazadero Perfoming Arts Camp
5385 Cazadero Hwy., Cazadero
707/632-5159

Napa County

Yountville Day Camp

Best Toy Store

Sonoma County

The Toyworks
2759 Fourth St., Santa Rosa
707/526-2099

Honorable Mention:
Hearthsong Toys
156 N. Main St., Sebastopol
707/829-7875

Napa County

The Learning Fair
964 Pearl, Napa
707/253-1024

Best Way to Un-TV

Sonoma County

Hiking Trips

Marin County

Discovery Museum
Fort Baker, Sausalito

Best Reason To Have Kids

Sonoma County

Love

--Tie--

Tax break

Honorable Mention:
Fun

Napa County

Future

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