Archives for January 2014

MARBLE MAZE MANIA – FEBRUARY 19th, 10AM

Using recycled paper towel rolls, cereal boxes, craft sticks, and other items, children can construct their own marble maze. Although this is a “drop-off” event, parents are always welcome to join in the fun. Ages 7-10. Members $10, Non-Members $20 (includes admission to the museum) Reservations required. Call 631-537-8250 or email vanessa@cmee.org

PLASTER CASTING & SCULPTURE WITH ROISIN BATEMAN – FEBRUARY 21ST, 10AM

With the guidance of local artist Roisin Bateman, children will create individual plaster casts of hands using plaster gauze. Then, they will construct a sculpture using their casts, wire mesh and various types of wire. Although this is a “drop-off” event, parents are always welcome to join the fun. Ages 7-10. Members $10, Non-Members $20 […]

Fantastic Faux Fossils Workshop – Saturday, February 22, 10am

CMEE’s Fantastic Faux Fossils workshop will be open to children ages 6–10 years from  10am to noon.  Your child will create Faux Fossils with assistance from CMEE’s Education Coordinator, Vanessa Geppert. Cost:  $5 for Members/$15 for Non-Members (includes Museum Admission) Reservations required.  Call 631-537-8250 or email vanessa@cmee.org

CMEE Play – Saw Dust Clay – Saturday, February 22, 10:30am

Saw dust adds an interesting twist to old fashioned play-dough. You and your child can make your own batch to take home for hours of creative play. Members $7, Non-Members $18 (includes admission).  

Monday, January 20 – Sunday, January 26

Monday, January 20 Self Portrait Workshop 10:30am In observance of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday, CMEE is offering a self-portrait workshop for children 6 years and older. After a reading of The Colors of Us, by Karen Katz,  children can create a mixed media self-portrait with the guidance of Art Educator Karen Hogan.  This is […]

Hand Sewing Workshop – Saturday, January 18, 10am

CMEE’s Hand Sewing workshop will be open to children ages 6–10 years from  am to noon.  Your child will create Animal & Monster Softies with assistance from CMEE’s Education Coordinator, Vanessa Geppert. Cost:  $5 for Members/$15 for Non-Members (includes Museum Admission) Reservations required.  Call 631-537-8250 or email vanessa@cmee.org  

Monday, January 13 – Sunday, January 19

Tuesday, January 14 Baby & Me 11:15am “Baby & Me” is a program designed specifically for parents of infants. Every Tuesday (when the Museum is closed to the public), moms, dads, and caregivers can have the opportunity to meet other parents with children the same age. During the sessions, led by CMEE Educator Leah Oppeheimer, they […]

Monday, January 6 – Sunday, January 12

Tuesday, January 7 Baby & Me 11:15am “Baby & Me” is a program designed specifically for parents of infants. Every Tuesday (when the Museum is closed to the public), moms, dads, and caregivers can have the opportunity to meet other parents with children the same age. During the sessions, led by CMEE Educator Leah Oppeheimer, they […]

January 2014 – Letter from the Director

Dear Friends, Happy New Year! On December 31, hundreds of children and parents “rang in” 2014 at the stroke of noon during our 6th Annual New Year’s Eve Ball Drop. You can check out some of the photos from the Ball Drop in this month’s newsletter. Thank you to everyone who contributed to CMEE’s Annual […]