Monday, June 19th – Sunday, June 25th

Tuesday, June 20th Please Note: The Museum is closed to the general public on Tuesdays. Baby & Me 11:30am – 12:30pm “Baby & Me” is designed specifically for parents of infants. Moms, dads, and caregivers have the opportunity to meet other parents with children the same age. During the weekly session they learn the latest news […]

Monday, June 12th – Sunday, June 18th

Tuesday, June 13th Please Note: The Museum is closed to the general public on Tuesdays. Baby & Me 11:30am – 12:30pm “Baby & Me” is designed specifically for parents of infants. Moms, dads, and caregivers have the opportunity to meet other parents with children the same age. During the weekly session they learn the latest news […]

Q&A With Free Arts NYC, Champions of Arts Education

This summer, we are pleased to welcome Free Arts NYC for a weekend of large format Polaroid portraiture at the Museum. In addition to being available to VIP supporters at the Family Fair Fundraiser, patrons can purchase a family photo session on July 21 to 23 that benefits Free Arts NYC. In preparation for the almost 20-year-old […]

Q & A with Megan LaMothe, CEO of FORAY GOLF

This summer, the Children’s Museum is thrilled to welcome FORAY GOLF as the title sponsor of our Annual Golf Outing (as well as a sponsor for July’s Ladies Night and the Family Fair Fundraiser). We recently spoke with FORAY GOLF’s CEO & Founder, Megan LaMothe about starting the company, her advice for kids, and why […]

Monday, June 5th – Sunday, June 11th

Monday, June 5th SOLD OUT – Musikgarten: Play With Me 9:30am – 10:15am This spring, join Marlene Markard from Markard Music for Musikgarten: Play With Me! Through singing and rocking, rhythm exercises, traveling movement, active listening, instrument exploration, finger play, and other activities, the 12-week program is designed to prepare your little one for school and lay […]

June 2017 – Letter From The President

Dear Friend, What do you think about bringing babies to work? A few years ago, just after his 2 month checkup, my eldest son, Bennett accompanied me to the Children’s Museum at least two or three days per week until he was nine months old. I was reminded of the experience reading Sarita James’ recent […]

Monday, May 29th – Sunday, June 4th

Monday, May 29th Happy Memorial Day! The Museum is open! Tuesday, May 30th Baby & Me 11:30am – 12:30pm “Baby & Me” is designed specifically for parents of infants. Moms, dads, and caregivers have the opportunity to meet other parents with children the same age. During the weekly session they learn the latest news about early childhood […]

“Thirty Squared @ the Children’s Museum” – Saturday, June 3 – Tuesday, July 4th

The Children’s Museum of the East End is pleased to host “Thirty Squared @ the Children’s Museum” from June 3 through July 4. Curated by Kimberly Goff of the Elaine Benson Gallery, the exhibition features work by members of “Thirty Squared,” a group of East End artists who use social media to encourage and support one another’s […]

Summer Ladies Night and Auction – July 12 @ 6 – 8pm

On Wednesday, July 12th, please join the Children’s Museum for our Summer Ladies Night and Auction at Topping Rose House in Bridgehampton. In addition to a stellar collection of designer handbags, this year’s auction will feature accessories, spa treatments, fitness packages, and more! For more information, please contact Lara Sweeney at Lara@CMEE.org or 631.537.8250 x […]

Monday, May 22nd – Sunday, May 28th

Monday, May 22nd SOLD OUT – Musikgarten: Play With Me 9:30am – 10:15am This spring, join Marlene Markard from Markard Music for Musikgarten: Play With Me! Through singing and rocking, rhythm exercises, traveling movement, active listening, instrument exploration, finger play, and other activities, the 12-week program is designed to prepare your little one for school and lay […]

Monday, May 15th – Sunday, May 21st

Please Note: The Museum will be closed to the general public Monday, May 15th – Friday, May 19th for Spring Cleaning Week. Thursday, May 18th Tinkergarten 10:30am – 11:30am This spring, families meet outdoors to connect and learn through play. In a 5-part class each week, Tinkergarten Leader, Jennie Skilbred, will facilitate an expert-designed play […]

Monday, May 8th – Sunday, May 14th

Monday, May 8th SOLD OUT – Musikgarten: Play With Me 9:30am – 10:15am This winter, join Marlene Markard from Markard Music for Musikgarten: Play With Me! Through singing and rocking, rhythm exercises, traveling movement, active listening, instrument exploration, finger play, and other activities, the 12-week program is designed to prepare your little one for school and lay […]

May 2017 – Letter From The President

Dear friend, Before coming to work this morning, my three-year-old son, Bennett asked if I wanted to watch a puppet show. Who could pass up such an offer!? “Of course,” I said as I helped him set up his puppet theater on a low table. He placed a chair behind the table and then pulled over […]

Q & A with the Peconic Land Trust’s Kathy Kennedy

The East End’s natural environment is perhaps one of the most important resources shared by all those who live in the community. One group ensuring that it will be enjoyed for generations to come is the Peconic Land Trust. Since 1983, the non-profit has been at the forefront of conserving both our natural lands and the area’s celebrated […]

Monday, May 1st – Sunday, May 7th

Monday, May 1st SOLD OUT – Musikgarten: Play With Me 9:30am – 10:15am This winter, join Marlene Markard from Markard Music for Musikgarten: Play With Me! Through singing and rocking, rhythm exercises, traveling movement, active listening, instrument exploration, finger play, and other activities, the 12-week program is designed to prepare your little one for school and lay […]

Monday, April 24th – Sunday, April 30th

Monday, April 24th SOLD OUT – Musikgarten: Play With Me 9:30am – 10:15am This winter, join Marlene Markard from Markard Music for Musikgarten: Clap With Me! Through singing and rocking, rhythm exercises, traveling movement, active listening, instrument exploration, finger play, and other activities, the 12-week program is designed to prepare your little one for school and lay […]

Monday, April 17th – Sunday, April 23rd

Monday, April 17th SOLD OUT – Musikgarten: Play With Me 9:30am – 10:15am This winter, join Marlene Markard from Markard Music for Musikgarten: Clap With Me! Through singing and rocking, rhythm exercises, traveling movement, active listening, instrument exploration, finger play, and other activities, the 12-week program is designed to prepare your little one for school and lay […]

Carol Burnett, Head Start’s Community Outreach and Recruitment Coordinator

Head Start has provided comprehensive early childhood education to low-income children and their families for more than 50 years. Since 2010, the Children’s Museum of the East End has been one of only two museums in the nation to host a Head Start center. With transportation issues still keeping many area families from visiting the […]

Monday, April 10th – Sunday, April 16th

Monday, April 10th SOLD OUT – Musikgarten: Play With Me 9:30am – 10:15am This winter, join Marlene Markard from Markard Music for Musikgarten: Clap With Me! Through singing and rocking, rhythm exercises, traveling movement, active listening, instrument exploration, finger play, and other activities, the 12-week program is designed to prepare your little one for school and lay […]

April 2017 – Letter From The President

Museum President, Steve Long, receiving his first haircut. Dear friend, While parents are supposed to give young children choices as a way to help them gain a sense of control over their lives, child development experts caution us to limit the options so that the child doesn’t become overwhelmed. However, what happens after you give […]