Archives for November 2013

Monday, November 25 – Sunday, December 1

Thursday, November 28 The Museum will be closed for the holiday.  Happy Thanksgiving! Friday, November 29 Angelina Ballerina 10:30am CMEE welcomes Katharine Holabird for a special reading of her book Angelina Ballerina on November 29 in CMEE’s Library.  Katharine will be accompanied by Devon Friedman a ballerina from the Hampton Ballet Theatre School.  Free for members and $10 for […]

Angelina Ballerina – Friday, November 29, 10:30am

CMEE welcomes Katharine Holabird for a special reading of her book Angelina Ballerina on November 29 in CMEE’s Library.  Katharine will be accompanied by Devon Friedman a ballerina from the Hampton Ballet Theatre School. Free for members and $10 for non-members which includes museum admission.

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

Children can visit the museum after hours, in their pajamas, play in the exhibits and eat pizza for dinner. They can also enjoy Vanessa Geppert’s reading of The Gingerbread Cowboy, by Janet Squires. Afterward, children can help Chef Alan decorate his gingerbread model of CMEE! Members Free, Non-Members $10 (includes admission). Reservations required. Call 631.537.8250 […]

CMEE Play – Snow Globe – Saturday, December 7, 10:30am

During Tricia Corigliano’s reading of Ladybug Girl and the Big Snow, by David Soman and Jacky Davis, children may get inspired to create a winter wonderland. Following the story, they can design and assemble their own snow globe with a mason-jar and miniature trees and animals. This workshop is ideal for children ages 2 –6 […]

CMEE Play – Holiday Cookies – Saturday, December 21, 10:30am

As Chef Alan reads Iza Trapani’s Jingle Bells, children can learn about holiday traditions around the world. Afterward, they can make holiday cookies and decorate a cookie box to take home as a gift.  This workshop is ideal for children ages 2 –6 years and adult assistance is required. Members $15, Non-Members $25 (includes admission). […]

Snow Day for Gingerbread House Workshops – Sunday, December 22, 11am, noon and 1pm

Due to the snowy weather last weekend, CMEE is offering families another opportunity to purchase and decorate gingerbread houses at the museum.   Children can express their creativity as they decorate a personal Gingerbread House with an assortment of treats. This workshop, led by Chef Alan, is ideal for children 2 years and older and […]

Creation Station – Design & Sewing Workshop – Saturday, December 28, 10am

During the holiday season, CMEE’s workshop will be open to children ages 6–10 years on Saturdays from 10 am to noon. Your child can learn how to make a simple pattern and hand stitch an original design. CMEE’s Education Coordinator, Vanessa Geppert, will assist children in the creation of  simple stuffed animals, dolls, pillows, purses, […]

CMEE Play – Ice Cream in a Baggie – Saturday, December 28, 10:30am

Liz Bard will read Mo Willems’ playful book Should I Share My Ice Cream. Afterward, children can experiment with making their own ice cream in a baggie and mix their results with fresh berries for a delicious snack. This workshop is ideal for children  ages 2 –6 years and adult assistance is required. Members $7, […]

Ralph Lauren Blue Label Shopping Event – Thursday, November 21, 6pm

Saks Fifth Avenue and Ralph Lauren invite you to an evening of shopping and a presentation of the Ralph Lauren Blue Label Holiday 2013 Collection benefiting CMEE.  Hosted by Carrie Dennis, Lucy Guffey, Linda Ma-Truong, Amy Tarr and Sarah Wetenhall.  Thursday, November 21, 6 – 8pm at Ralph Lauren Blue Label on Four, Fifth Avenue […]

CMEE in the City – Tuesday, February 25

Please save the date for CMEE in the City on February 25, 2014  honoring past Board Officers Beatrice Alda, Natalie Barth and Victoria Graham. The event will be held at Tom Colicchio’s Riverpark restaurant located at 450 East 29th Street in New York City. LIMITED AVAILABILITY – Please call Lara Sweeney at 631-537-8250 ext. 212 for assistance.