Dear friends, “Is he walking?” That’s the number one question I am asked about my son, Bennett. Since he’s 16 months old, my reaction is a little sheepish. “No, not yet,” I respond. “Oh, don’t worry,” they try to reassure me. “Once he’s walking, he’ll start to run and then you’re in trouble.” To be honest, I'm just looking forward to Bennett no longer pushing furniture all over our house. If … [Read More...]
This Week At CMEE…
Friday, September 4th
Pizza & Pajama Night – “Scarlet the Scientist”
6pm – 7:30pm
During this month’s Pizza & Pajama Night, we’ll be joined by Kimberly Kleinbaum, author of the “Scarlet The Scientist: A Day at the Beach.” She’ll share the story of Scarlet and her sister Isabelle who take their inquisitive minds to the beach for a day of investigation and exploration. In addition to the interactive read aloud, kids attending the monthly event will enjoy pizza, open play, and a beach-themed craft. During the event, copies of “Scarlet The Scientist” will be available for purchase with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Museum. Ages: Kids of all ages! Cost: Free for members, $10 for non-members. Registration is required. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or register online.
Sunday, September 6th
Apples & Honey
10am – noon
What better way to mark the end of summer vacation than with a taste of something sweet?! Join us any time between 10am and noon to enjoy a selection of freshly picked apples and local honeys as we celebrate the start of school and Rosh Hashana (the combination of apples and honey has long symbolized hope for a “sweet” New Year in the Jewish faith). We’ll also sing songs from different cultures around the globe and make apple crafts to welcome the coming of fall! Ages: Kids of all ages! Cost: Free for members, $10 for non-members (cost includes Museum admission).
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!