Archives for May 2014

CMEE Play! – Cooking Gyros With Chefs Alan & Liz – Saturday, May 31st @ 10:30am – 11:15am

CMEE’s resident culinary duo will be leading a family workshop on making fresh gyros. Children (and parents) attending this class will learn everything that goes into making this incredibly popular and incredibly simple Greek dish. Opa! Ages: 2 – 6 years Cost: $12 for Members, $22 for Non-Members Space is limited. For reservations, please call the […]

Kids Create – Lee Krasner Collage Workshop – Saturday, May 31st @ 10am – 11:30am

In partnership with the Pollock Krasner House, CMEE is pleased to offer a collage workshop focused on the work of renowned East End artist, Lee Krasner. Lee Krasner often created collages by cutting up her own artwork…and kids attending this drop-off workshop will do just that! Kids can bring their own drawings and paintings (or […]

Pizza & Pajama Night @ Madoo Conservancy – Friday, June 6th @ 6pm – 7:30pm

The first Friday of every month is Pizza and Pajama Night at CMEE! This month, kids are in for a special treat…we’re headed to the Madoo Conservancy in Sagaponack. After a pizza dinner, kids will enjoy a reading of Cicely Mary Barker’s “Magical Secret Garden,” followed by a scavengerhunt around the two-acre organic garden where they’ll […]

CMEE In The Studio: Action Painting With Roisin Bateman – June 7th @ 10am – 11:30am

In this fun and dynamic workshop, kids will collaborate to create larger-than-life paintings under the guidance of local artist, Roisin Bateman. Participants will will trace images of one another in various “action” poses created from shadows cast by a strong light source. They’ll then draw inside and around the form with wax-resist crayons and finish […]

CMEE Play! “Dad Rocks” Mosaic – Satuday, June 7th @ 10:30am – 11:15am

This art-infused science workshop is the cure for the common Father’s Day gift. The family class will see kids measure, mix, pour, and observe physical change as they create an original mosaic design. Think shells, pebbles, twigs, sand and plaster…all coming together in the form a rustic keepsake dads will cherish for years to come. […]

2nd Annual CMEE Music Fair – Saturday, June 14th @ 10am – 12:30pm

Play It, Hear It, Try It at CMEE’s 2nd annual Music Fair on Saturday, June 14th. Sponsored by The Sag Harbor Express, the Children’s Museum of the East End will transform into an aural experience with hands-on, interactive stations and well-known East End performers offering kids the opportunity to learn about what makes the area […]

CMEE Play! Homemade Crab Cakes With Chef Liz – Saturday, June 21st @ 10:30am – 11:15am

Children (and parents!) attending this Saturday workshop better bring their appetites…crab cakes with mango salsa are on the menu! Chef Liz will be guiding kids through each step of the process: From preparing and cooking the patty, creating the mango salsa garnish, and plating the finished dish. Yum! Ages: Parents with children 2 – 6 Cost: $15 […]

MAY 2014 – LETTER FROM THE DIRECTOR

Dear Friends, Is there a “right” age range for CMEE to target? Since our audience is the defining characteristic of the Museum—more so than any collection or activity—and all of our programs and exhibits are in response to the needs of that audience, defining the “children” of the Children’s Museum is imperative for continued growth […]