Dear friend, Does CMEE really make a difference for families? I know it has for my son by helping him develop his gross motor skills, social interactions and appreciation of music. Yet, I was curious about other families. During "Ciencia en CMEE," our bilingual afterschool science program, I asked three moms whose children participate in the weekly class to share their experience. I was very … [Read More...]
This Week At CMEE…
Tuesday, November 24th
Baby & Me
11:15am – 12:15pm
“Baby & Me” is a program 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).
Wednesday, November 25th
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. For reservations, please call the museum at 631.537.8250.
Thursday, November 26th
Happy Thanksgiving! – CMEE is closed for the holiday and will re-open on Friday, November 27th at 9am.
Saturday, November 28th
CMEE is thrilled for the return of beloved and best-selling children’s author, Katharine Holabird. Creator of the wildly popular Angelina Ballerina and Twinkle series of books, Ms. Holabird will treat both kids and grownups to a reading brought to life with the help of an accomplished local performer. Ages: Children of all ages. Cost: Free for members, $15 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum). This event will sell out. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or register online.
Sunday, November 29th
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!