Archives for February 2015

Let’s Get This Garden Started – Saturday, April 4th @ 10am – noon

Join us anytime between 10am and noon and help plant our “seedlings” as we celebrate the arrival of spring! A local farmer will be one hand to help lead the workshop and teach kids how to properly plant seeds and explain the ins and outs of getting them to grow! Ages: All ages Cost: Free […]

CMEE Spring Break! Soda Bottle Planters – Monday, April 6th @ 10am – 11am

Kids will prepare for the growing season in this make-your-own planter workshop. We’ll be using recycled soda bottles to create an ideal environment in which plants can grow and thrive! Green thumb not required. Ages: 4 – 7 Cost: $12 for members, $24 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum) Space is limited. For reservations, […]

CMEE Spring Break! Puppet Theatre Live – Tuesday, April 7th @ 10am – 11am

We’re asking kids in this drop-off workshop to help us pull a few strings…puppet strings, that is! We’ll be introducing them to the basics of sewing as we work together to create our very own puppets. Ages: 4 – 7 Cost: $12 for members, $24 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum) Space is limited. […]

CMEE Spring Break! Upcycled Bird Feeders – Wednesday, April 8th @ 10am – 11am

Old is new again as we share the concept of “upcycling” in this drop-off workshop. Using a variety of previously used materials, kids will create bird feeders to welcome our feathered friends who are returning for spring. Ages: 4 – 7 Cost: $12 for members, $24 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum) Space is […]

CMEE Spring Break! Community Mural – Thursday, April 9th @ 10am – 11am

We invite kids to don a smock and join us as we create a community mural to display in the Museum! Ages: 4 – 7 Cost: Free for members, $10 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum) Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or register online.

CMEE Spring Break! Plant Printmaking – Friday, April 10th @ 10am – 11am

After going on a nature walk where they’ll learn about various plants and animals living around the Museum, kids attending this drop-off workshop will learn how to turn vegetables into a medium for printmaking. Ages: 4 – 7 Cost: $12 for members, $24 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum) Space is limited. For reservations, […]

CMEE Play! In The Kitchen – Salad People – Saturday, April 11th @ 10am – 10:45am

Who says you can’t play with your food? During this family workshop, we expect it! Children will pick from a variety of produce to chop, dice and slice into shapes they’ll then use to create “salad people “. After, kids will create their own salad dressing to enjoy with their veggie creations! Please Note: No […]

Waffle Day! – Sunday, April 26th @ 10:00am – 11:00am

CMEE brings the fantastical sights of the bigtop to you on the last Sunday of every month! Children will mix a batter made of all natural ingredients and while waiting for the finished product—Belgian waffles in amazing circus shapes—they’ll be able to slice their own strawberries and bananas. Then they’ll get to top it all […]

Pizza & Pajama Night – “And Then It’s Spring” by Julie Fogliano – Friday, May 1st @ 6pm – 7:30pm

During this month’s Pizza & Pajama night, we’re celebrating the season with a reading of Julie Fogliano’s, “And Then It’s Spring.” After an interactive read aloud of this beautifully illustrated book about patience and anticipation, kids will eat pizza, learn how to create their own mini gardens and enjoy open play in the Museum! Ages: All ages Cost: Free […]

CMEE Play! In The Kitchen – Mini Cupcakes For Mom – Saturday, May 9th @ 10:00am – 10:45am

Join us as we make tasty treats mom is sure to love: mini cupcakes! Kids in this family workshop will mix the batter, prepare the tins, bake and finally decorate their culinary creations…just in time for Mother’s Day! Ages: Families with kids aged 2 – 6 Cost: $7 for members, $20 for non-members (cost includes […]