Archives for November 2012

DIY Rockets

Here are some helpful links from our DIY Rocket Day to try at home: Soda Straw Rocket Make a soda straw rocket out of regular office paper and tape. Launch with one breath. Visit: Kids Science Challenge – Soda Straw Rocket or Instructables – Straw Rockets Stomp Rocket: Take it to new heights! This rocket […]

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DIY Rocket Day – Saturday, November 10, 11am

Come to CMEE and on Saturday, November 10 from 11:00am – 12:30pm to make your own rockets! Activities include:  Soda Straw Rocket Make a soda straw rocket out of regular office paper and tape. Launch with one breath. Stomp Rocket: Take it to new heights!  This rocket is made from paper, a manila folder and a […]

Get Creative – Veteran’s Day Cake Pops – Monday, November 12, 10am

Celebrate Veterans Day at CMEE and Get Creative! Come bake Red, White and Blue Cake Pops in honor of our Veterans! It’s almost November 12th when all American’s celebrate Veterans Day!  Why not light up your day with some Veterans Day themed Cake Pops. $10.00 members/$23.00 non-members which includes price of admission. Pre-registration is required.

Kristen Asher Photography – Saturday, November 24, 11am

Kristen Asher, a Long Island photographer, will be returning to CMEE to shoot your holiday card or to simply take seasonal photos.   Special CMEE pricing is $75 for a half hour slot which includes: 1, 8×10; 3, 5×7; 6, 4×6 or 20 Holiday Cards.    Please contact Kristen directly to schedule your photo shoot.  Kristen@Kristenasher.com  […]

Get Creative – Fall Photo Shoot – Saturday, November 24, 11am

Children, families, caregivers…come one, come all and have your photo taken at CMEE! Pictures will be printed and ready to be framed in festive picture frames made especially by all participants. $10 members and $23 non-members which includes museum admission.

Spend a Day in 1621 – Saturday, November 24, 11:30am or 1:30pm

Costumed interpreter, Annette Dougherty returns to CMEE to present this fun workshop geared for ages 4 and up. Children will learn what it was like to sail across the Atlanticon the Mayflower, travelling back almost four centuries to a world without computers, video games, and cell phones. They will appreciate the contrast between the cultures […]

Holiday Break Drop-In Workshops – Wednesday, December 26 – Friday, December 28, 10am

CMEE will have a different workshop everyday at 10am Wednesday:  Everyone will want to make one of these cute cherry-filled mini pies.   With some lemon and orange zest, they are true Cherry Zingers!    Thursday:  CMEE welcomes the Southampton Animal Shelter dogs and cats to our museum.  Children will bake a batch of dog cookies […]

Pizza & Pajama Night – Friday, December 7, 6pm

Most people think summer is the warmest season. This story, however, is brimming with evidence to the contrary–from roaring fires to grilled cheese sandwiches to toasty flannel pajamas. A unique twist on the traditional wintertime picture book, the beautiful visual narrative follows a boy and his family though a day of hot breakfasts, steaming afternoon cocoa, and a […]

Solarplate Printmaking Workshop – Wednesday, December 26 – Friday, December 28, 11am

Children will create one-of-a-kind prints or a series of related images. This  workshop explores one of the most spontaneous and fun forms of  printmaking using fume free Akua inks for additive, subtractive,  viscosity, and trace monotypes. Non-toxic materials and straightforward platemaking methods are used for creating monoprints. This solarplate printmaking workshop will appeal to children […]