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This Week At CMEE…
Tuesday, April 26th
Please Note: The Museum is open to the general public today (and Baby and Me will meet next Tuesday, May 3rd).
Wednesday, April 27th
Please Note: There will be Tot Spot this week.
Thursday, April 28th
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.
CMEE In The Studio
3:30pm – 4:30pm
“CMEE in the Studio,” is an art class developed especially for children ages 2 to 4 years old. Meeting on Thursdays from 3:30pm to 4:30pm, “CMEE in the Studio” provides children and their caregivers an opportunity to play, explore and create art projects using a variety of media. Designed to foster creativity, literacy, fine motor skills, and decision-making skills, the class runs from March 24th – June 2nd. Children ages 3 1/2 to 4 can be dropped off with advance registration. Cost for the ten week series is $150 for members and $200 for non-members. Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250. or register online.
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/$10 for non-members. Space is limited. For reservations, please call the museum at 631.537.8250.
Saturday, April 30th
The 2nd Annual CMEE Feria
12:30pm – 2:30pm
Join us for a celebration of East End Latino culture on Saturday, April 30th from 12:30 – 2:30pm (rain or shine!) at the second annual CMEE FERIA! It will be a day of traditional cuisine (including La Fondita!), music, art, and—most importantly—fun for the entire family. Ages: All Ages! Cost: Free for everyone! Tasting Ticket (available day of the event): $5. Space is limited and pre-registration is strongly encouraged. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250.
Sunday, May 1st
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, $10 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!