Dear Friend, This past week has been a somber one at CMEE. Sadly, Henry the Bunny has passed away. It’s strange to walk into the Museum and not see him relaxing in his hutch or munching on a snack that a family had brought in especially for him to eat. While we all really miss him, the CMEE staff is grateful to everyone who sent condolences and posted remembrances of Henry on our Facebook page. … [Read More...]
This Week At CMEE…
Tuesday, March 3rd
Baby & Me
11:15am – 12:30pm
“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. Cost: Free for members, $10/non-members. Space is limited. For reservations, please call the museum at 631.537.8250.
Wednesday, March 4th
CMEE in the Studio – SOLD OUT
3:30pm – 4:30pm
“CMEE in the Studio,” is a new art class developed especially for children ages 2 to 5 years old. Meeting on Wednesdays from 3:30pm to 4:30pm, “CMEE in the Studio” will provide 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 January 14 to March 25.
Thursday, March 5th
Winter Ladies Night
6:30pm – 9:30pm
Please join us at Muse in the Harbor for our annual Winter Ladies Night. Don’t miss your chance to support CMEE while enjoying an incredible night out with friends! In addition to hosting a fantastic evening of cocktails and conversation, we’ll also be raffling off this gorgeous Rebecca Minkoff tote, a $200 gift certificate to Egg by Susan Lazar, a shopping party at Calypso in Sag Harbor, and brunch for four at The Mill House Inn in East Hampton! Purchase tickets.
Friday, March 6th
Pizza and Pajama Night – Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!
6pm – 7:30pm
Join us for a pizza a pajama night of the midwinter jicker variety. We’ll be celebrating the creator of Horton, Yurtle the Turtle, as well as the Cat in the Hat…Dr. Seuss! After reading one of his classic stories and enjoying pizza, kids attending this monthly Friday night event will make a special craft inspired by the beloved children’s author. Following the hands-on activity, kids will end the evening with open play in the Museum! Ages: All ages. Cost: Free for members, $10 for non-members Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or register online.
Saturday, March 7th
CMEE Play! In The Kitchen – French Toast Sticks
10:00am – 10:45am
You better save your appetite for this In The Kitchen family workshop…we’re making french toasts sticks! Kids will crack, whisk, season, dip and shake as they learn how to make this tasty not-just-for-breakfast snack. After cooking, kids will finish them off with fresh berries and homemade, hand-shaken whipped cream. Yum! Ages: Parents with children ages 3 – 6. Cost: $12 for members, $24 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum). Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or register online.
Sunday, March 8th
Lego Club at CMEE
10:00am – 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!