Big Truck Day! – Saturday, September 17th @ 10am – noon

Please Note: The Museum will open at 10am the day of the event. Saturday….SATURDAY…SATURDAY (September 17th), join us for the return of BIG TRUCK DAY @ the Children’s Museum! Kids of all ages will have the chance to explore and interact with some of the massive machines that share our roads and keep the East […]

Visit To The Milk Pail’s U-Pick Farm – Saturday, October 1st @ 10am – 11am

Please Note: Due to the forecast of inclement weather, this event will be rescheduled for a later date. Celebrate the start of October with a visit to one of the largest apple orchards on the South Fork, the Milk Pail’s U-Pick Farm. During the morning outing, kids will pick a variety of in-season apples as well […]

Member Appreciation Day – Sunday, October 9 @ 10am – noon

Please Note: The Museum will open at 10am the day of the event. In recognition of the families who help make the Museum such a special place, we are absolutely thrilled to announce our first ever Member Appreciation Day! On Sunday, October 9th, Museum members are invited to join us for a celebration at the Children’s […]

The ANNUAL HALLOWEEN BASH – Friday, October 21st @ 4pm – 6pm

PLEASE NOTE: The Museum will be closed between 2pm and 4pm the day of the event. Unfurl those capes, shine your tiaras, and break out the facepaint…it’s time for the Children’s Museum’s annual Halloween Bash! On Friday, October 21st between 4pm and 6pm, families are invited to join us for a fun-filled evening of ghoulish games, trick or treating, creepy […]

June 2016 – LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

Dear Friends, Sometimes I tiptoe into my two-year-old son’s bedroom at night when he’s asleep to make sure he’s breathing. Have you ever done the same thing with your children? I realize it’s completely irrational, but I have to make sure everyone in the house is safe and sound before I can go to sleep. […]

Siris Barrios of Riverside Rediscovered on the partnership with the Children’s Museum

(photo credit: Alexa Gorman for 27East.com) Last month, CMEE received funding through the National Endowment for the Arts to expand its “Community Creates” program, which brings the arts directly into underserved communities across the region. Among the communities is Riverside, a hamlet in Southampton, which is just south of the Peconic River from Riverhead. It’s […]

Friday Night Drop-Off Dance Party – Friday, July 7 @ 5:30pm – 8pm

Everybody…get out of your seats and get ready to move during the Museum’s Friday Night Drop-Off Dance Parties this summer! While parents are enjoying a night to themselves, kids ages 3 and up are invited to join Museum staff for dinner and dancing under the disco ball. Ages: 3+ Time: 5:30pm – 8pm Cost: $40 per child, $20 […]

Katharine Holabird Presents “Angelina Ballerina” – Saturday, November 26th @ 10am

The Children’s Museum of the East End is thrilled to welcome back Katharine Holabird on Saturday, November 26th. Creator of the wildly popular Angelina Ballerina and Twinkle series of books, Ms. Holabird will treat both kids and grownups to a reading brought to life with the help of an accomplished local dancer. Ages: Families with children of […]

Pizza & Putt Putt – Wednesday, July 19th @ 5:30pm – 7pm

This summer, join us for Pizza and Putt-Putt Night at the Museum! During the special event, kids will enjoy pizza and then hit the links for a round (or two) on our science-themed mini golf course. Ages: All Ages! Time: 5:30pm – 7pm Cost: $5 for Museum Members; $20 for non-members. Space is limited and pre-registration is […]

Peter and The Wolf – Tuesday, August 1st @ 5:30pm – 8pm

Young company members from the Hampton Ballet Theatre School will, once again, perform Prokofiev’s timelessly appealing and magical ballet in the Museum’s amphitheater. The performance will be accompanied by the 25-piece Hampton Chamber Orchestra…an extra delight! Don’t miss this special annual family event for all ages! Doors open at 5:30pm, performance begins at 6pm. Date: Tuesday, […]

Friday Night Drop-Off Dance Party – Friday, August 4 @ 5:30pm – 8pm

Everybody…get out of your seats and get ready to move during the Children’s Museum Friday Night Drop-Off Dance Parties this summer! While parents are enjoying a night to themselves, kids ages 3 and up are invited to join Museum staff for dinner and dancing under the disco ball. Ages: 3+ Time: 5:30pm – 8pm Cost: $40 per child, […]

Pizza & Putt Putt – Wednesday, August 16th @ 5:30pm – 7pm

This summer, join us for Pizza and Putt-Putt Night at the Museum! During the special event, kids will enjoy pizza and then hit the links for a round (or two) on our science-themed mini golf course. Ages: All Ages! Time: 5:30pm – 7pm Cost: $5 for Museum Members; $20 for non-members. Space is limited and pre-registration is […]

(SOLD OUT) Gingerbread House Decorating Workshops – Saturday, December 3rd & 10th @ 10am and 11am (SOLD OUT)

Please Note: Our Gingerbread House Decorating Workshops are completely sold out! This holiday season, let your child’s confectionery creativity run wild during our annual Gingerbread House Decorating Workshops! Budding architects will choose their materials (vivid and vibrant edible goodies from our candy buffet), plan their designs, and decorate their own pre-built gingerbread houses. These workshops sell out every year, so […]

SOLD OUT – Annual New Year’s Eve Ball Drop – Saturday, December 31st @ 10am – noon & 1pm – 3pm

On Saturday, December 31st, join us for the biggest family-friendly New Year’s Eve party on the East End! During the daytime celebrations—we offer two sessions to ensure everyone can join in the fun—kids will create noisemakers, share resolutions for the upcoming year, and mark the end of 2016 (and start of 2017) with a confetti-filled countdown. This […]

Community Book Swap – Saturday, January 21st @ 10am – 2pm

We are thrilled to announce the first ever BOOK SWAP at the Children’s Museum! The premise is simple: Bring a book, take a book. We’ll also be reading stories throughout the day, serving hot cocoa, crafting custom bookmarks, and making sure everyone leaves with a new addition for their home library. Ages: Families with kids of all ages! […]

Engineers Week – Monday, February 20th – Sunday, February 26th (all day)

Over the winter break, join us for our first ever Engineers Week! Each day, families visiting the Children’s Museum will enjoy a different science-based activity designed to excite, entertain, and educate while encouraging kids to explore science at home. Monday: Straw Rockets Tuesday: Make Your Own Crayons Wednesday: Paper Structures Thursday: Lego Zip Line Challenge […]

May 2016 – LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

Dear Friends, This is one of those “I never thought it would happen to me” stories. I’m sure you have seen a news report with the headline, “Mom Saves Baby’s Life With CPR.” I never paid much attention to these stories, even after taking CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) training a few years ago along with my […]

5th Annual Egg Drop Challenge – Saturday, March 18th @ 9:45am – 11:30am

Calling all designers, engineers, and builders…put your skills to the test during our 5th Annual Egg Drop Challenge! After creating special protective containers, kids will join a member of the Museum Staff atop the Pirate Ship. From there, it’s EGG OVERBOARD—followed by a 10 foot drop—as we learn which designs keep their contents from cracking. Special thanks to […]

Family Disco Dance Party – Friday, March 24th @ 5:30pm – 7pm

Kick off your shoes and celebrate the start of spring by joining us for a Family Dance Party! Parents, grandparents, caregivers, and kids…everybody‘s invited to strut their stuff under the Museum’s disco ball. Pizza will be served. Ages: Families with kids of all ages! Cost: Free for Museum Members, $14 per person including adults and any […]

Spring Book Swap – Saturday, March 25th @ 10am – 2pm

Our first book swap was so popular, we’ve decided to hold one every season! The premise is simple: Bring a book, take a book. We’ll also be reading stories throughout the day, serving hot cocoa, crafting custom bookmarks, and making sure everyone leaves with a new addition for their home library. Ages: Families with kids of all […]