Archives for February 2014

CMEE Play! In The Kitchen – Cornbread Waffles – Saturday, March 26th @ 10am – 10:45am

Kids (and parents!) attending this cooking workshop are in for a special treat! We’re combining two of our favorite things—cornbread and waffles—and whipping up something sure to please even the most discerning of palates. Kids will mix the batter, pour it into a mold, and, once cooked to a golden brown, finish off with a selection of toppings. […]

SOLD OUT – Pizza and Pajama Night – “The Earth and I” – Friday, April 1 @ 6pm – 7:30pm

“Earth Day” is coming to CMEE a little early this year! During this month’s Pizza and Pajama Night, join us as we celebrate the environment with an interactive read aloud of Frank Asch’s “The Earth and I.” After the reading, kids will be invited to create their own water color scenes, play in the Museum, […]

Let’s Get This Garden Started! – Saturday, April 9th @ 10am – noon

We’re preparing the CMEE garden for the growing season and need your help!  Join us anytime between 10am and noon where Farmer Frank from Bhumi Farms will be on hand to lead a seed planting workshop. This all ages workshop is perfect for anyone—even parents—interested in learning the ins and outs of planting, germination, and transplanting! Ages: Kids of […]

CMEE’s 4th Annual Egg Drop Challenge – Saturday, April 16th @ 9:45am – 11:30am

Please join us for the Egg Drop Challenge! Now in its 4th year, the annual event invites kids of all ages to design and construct containers that will (hopefully) keep an egg from breaking when dropped from the top of CMEE’s pirate ship. We supply the building materials, you bring the imagination…everyone enjoys the show! […]

SOLD OUT – Pizza & Pajama Night – “Even Firefighters Hug Their Moms” – Friday, May 6th @ 6pm – 7:30pm

PLEASE NOTE: This event is sold out. Join us as we celebrate Mother’s Day Weekend during this month’s Pizza and Pajama Night! Kids attending this evening event will be treated to an interactive reading of “Even Firefighters Hug Their Moms” prior to making a special craft, enjoying open play in the Museum and—of course—eating pizza! Ages: All Ages! Cost: Free […]

7th Annual Peconic Family Fun Day – Saturday, May 7th @ 10am – noon

Please join us on Saturday, May 7th from 10am to noon for the 7th Annual Peconic Family Fun Day (rain or shine!). Peconic Family Fun Day offers visitors the opportunity to learn about and celebrate the ecosystems, estuaries, and environments that make the East End so incredibly special. The event is filled with a host of fun […]

February 2014 – LETTER FROM THE DIRECTOR

Dear Friends, Can you describe a parabola, define coefficients of friction, or explain how a gravity well works? If, like me, you’re a little fuzzy when it comes to physics, you’ll definitely want to play the new “putt-putt” golf course opening at CMEE on the Saturday before Memorial Day. At first, our exhibit team began […]

Members Only Sneak Peek! – Saturday, May 21st @ 9am – 11am

Museum members are invited to join us the morning of May 21st for a sneak peek at our new collection of hands-on science-themed interactives in the exhibit gallery!

Let’s Get This Garden Started – Planting Party! – Saturday, May 28 @ noon

Please Note: Due to the forecast of rain, the Planting Party has been rescheduled for Saturday, May 28th. Last month’s seeds are this month’s seedlings! On Saturday, May 28th, please join CMEE, along with Farmer Frank from Bhumi Farms and Gardener Zoe from Country Lane Gardens, as we prepare our garden for the growing season. […]

VIP Artist’s Reception and Workshop With Grant Haffner – Saturday, June 4th @ 4pm – 6pm

On Saturday, June 4th from 4 – 6pm, families are invited to join us for a VIP artist’s reception and workshop with Grant Haffner! A resident of the East End for most of his life, Grant’s work is inspired by the country roads, local landmarks, and breathtaking landscapes that make the area so unique. Using a bold—and sometimes […]

Breakfast at Madoo Conservancy – Saturday, June 11 @ 10am – 11am

We’re thrilled for our annual trip to Madoo Conservancy in Sagaponack! This year, families are invited to pack a blanket and join us for a delicious mid-morning snack followed by a scavenger hunt around the two-acre organic garden where they’ll look for sculptures, ponds, bridges and more!  Ages: Family with children ages 3 – 6 Cost: $5 for […]

Tee Time and Townline! – Sunday, June 19th – All Day!

This Father’s Day, forgo the questionable tie and give dad what he really wants…mini golf and BBQ! Families who play a round (or three!) of 2-for-1 CMEE Mini Golf will enjoy 20% off from our friends at Townline BBQ.* *Please Note: Promotional discount is good for Sunday, June 19th and cannot be applied towards alcoholic beverages.