A while back, an old friend referred to me as a “social media ghost.” He was playfully acknowledging the fact that I don’t have a Facebook, Twitter, or an Instagram account. The Museum has all three, but I’ve yet to make the leap. When I managed a fantasy football team using the Internet, I wasted incalculable numbers of hours so I can’t imagine how long I would spend trying to post photos on … [Read More...]
This Week At CMEE…
Monday, August 29th – Friday, September 2nd
9:15am – 12pm
End the summer with an unforgettable learning experience with your friends at the Children’s Museum! During this morning workshop, kids will explore their creativity and imaginations while learning the basics of design, video editing, and music production. In addition to three days of instruction from tech professionals, kids will also enjoy other activities facilitated by experts in arts and science throughout the week. Ages: 7 – 10. Cost: $575 for members; $625 for non-members. Space is limited and pre-registration is strongly encouraged. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or sign up online.
Super Soccer Stars
9:45am – 12:15pm (extended day option available from 12:15pm – 2:15pm)
Join Super Soccer Stars for Mini Camp, right here at CMEE! All Super Soccer Stars classes are based on age-specific curricula created by a combination of early childhood, soccer, and behavioral specialists to guarantee that each child is learning and having a blast from the moment the whistle blows. Each day will feature 2.5 hours of soccer, arts & crafts and a snack. Don’t miss another goal and enroll today! Ages: 2 1/2 – 5 years. For cost and to register, go to www.supersoccerstars.com or call 212-877-7171.
Monday, August 29th
Kick & Play
9am – 9:40am
Kick & Play is a fun-filled movement program designed for parents and toddlers to explore the world of physical activity with pre-soccer skills. Kick & Play classes are structured so that toddlers and caregivers can establish a friendly routine working together in a group setting, listening to directions, and engaging in exciting movement and pre-soccer activities. Ages: 12 months – 24 months. For cost and to register, please visit www.kickandplay.com or call 212.877.5425.
Tuesday, August 30th
Pizza Night at Amber Waves (SOLD OUT)
5:30pm – 7pm
We are thrilled to partner with our friends at Amber Waves Farm to celebrate the end of summer (and the start of the school year) with our first ever Pizza Night at the Farm! In addition to picking toppings for a personal pizza that will be cooked in their custom, wood-fired copper oven, families attending this special event will enjoy a tour of the farm, crafts, games, and cutting fresh flowers.
Wednesday, August 31st
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!
Friday, September 2nd
Friday Night Drop-Off Dance Party
5:30pm – 7:30pm
Everybody…get out of your seats and get ready to move during CMEE’s Friday Night Drop-Off Dance Parties this summer! While parents are enjoying a night to themselves, kids ages 3 and up are invited to join Museum staff for dinner and dancing under the disco ball. Ages: 3+. Cost: $40 per child, $20 for each additional sibling for members/ $50 per child, $25 for each additional sibling for non-members. Space is limited and pre-registration is strongly encouraged. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or sign up online
Sunday, September 4th
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!