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This Week At CMEE…
Tuesday, June 28th
Baby & Me
11:15am – 12:15pm
“Baby & Me” is designed specifically for parents of infants. Moms, dads, and caregivers have the opportunity to meet other parents with children the same age. During the sessions, led by CMEE Educator Leah Oppenheimer, they can hear the latest news about early childhood parenting, discuss developmental milestones, sing to their babies and participate in a variety of playful activities. For parents and their children age 2 to 16 months (pre-walkers). Space is limited and pre-registration is strongly encouraged. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250.
Wednesday, June 29th
10:45am – 11:45am
Your “Baby and Me” grad is happiest when he or she is moving all about and exploring! Celebrate your child’s new found abilities and their increasing independence with Tot Spot! Led by CMEE’s Education Coordinator, Liz Bard, this weekly program provides toddlers with opportunities to explore, observe, and get moving in a program designed to encourage social emotional skills, fine motor skills and emerging language. Space is limited and pre-registration is strongly encouraged. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250.
2-for-1 CMEE Mini Golf
3pm – 5pm
Hit the kid-sized links every Wednesday afternoon and join us for 2-for-1 CMEE Mini Golf!
Thursday, June 30th
Music Together by the Dunes
10:45am – 11:30am
This joyful early childhood music program has generations of fans across the globe and instills a lifelong love of music and happy memories! It’s a delightful way to share music with your child and meet new friends. Ages: Birth to 5. To register for this weekly program, please call 631.680.1392 or visit their website.
After School Lego League
4pm – 5pm
Everything is awesome during our weekly After School Lego League! With instruction and guidance from a member of CMEE’s Play Staff, kids attending this drop-off workshop will put their Lego skills to the test with a new challenge every week. From bridges to zip lines, this program is designed for builders looking to get a little more out of their Lego. Ages: 6 – 10. Cost: Free for members/$12 for non-members. Space is limited and pre-registration is strongly encouraged. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250.
Sunday, July 3rd
Lego Club at CMEE
10am – noon
Join CMEE every Sunday any time between 10am and noon for Lego Club at the Museum! We’re excited to share our love of all things Lego with CMEE visitors and encourage children to create original designs. Kids can leave their works-in-progress and plan future sessions with the staff. Ages: Children of all ages. Cost:Free for members, $12 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum).
We have thousands of Lego, but can always use more. To help CMEE continue to build this program, we are looking for Lego donations! Please call 631-537-8250 to donate!