SOLD OUT – The Annual Mad Hatter Egg Hunt – Saturday, April 8th @ 10am – noon & 1pm – 3pm

Please Note: The Museum will open at 10am the day of the Egg Hunt. This year’s Egg Hunt promises to be bigger, better, and—dare way say it?—madder than ever before. In fact, the always-sold-out annual event has grown so popular that we offer two sessions! During each session, kids of all ages will design and decorate their […]

Let’s Get This Garden Started – Saturday, April 15th @ 10am – noon*

Spring may only be a few weeks old, but we’re already thinking about summer and the Museum’s community garden. First things first, though…we need a little help getting started. Join us along with our friends from Amber Waves Farm during our annual seed planting party! Kids (and grownups!) attending this event will learn about garden preparation, […]

Pet Appreciation Day! Saturday, April 22nd @ 10am – noon*

Join the Children’s Museum for a celebration of our furry, four-legged companions! Kids will decorate homemade dog treats generously donated by the Mill House Inn and maybe even meet a few charismatic canines looking for forever homes. Kids can choose to share their creations with the pups visiting the Museum that day or save them and surprise the family pet with […]


Dear Friends, I was overjoyed when my wife gave birth to Grant, our second son, in early March. My only concern was how Bennett, our two-year-old would react. Would he get jealous like the son of a friend of mine who threw blocks at their baby or would he throw tantrums and shriek “I AM […]


Dear Friends, At CMEE’s annual dinner where we celebrate the Museum’s biggest champions and supporters – this year, Dana Golding, Pam Henes and Alexandra Lebenthal were among the honorees – I was especially thrilled to recognize a group of moms who epitomize our community engagement and who have given back to CMEE in a very […]

Summer Ladies Night and Auction – July 13th @ 6pm – 8pm

On Wednesday, July 13th, please join the Children’s Museum for our annual Summer Ladies Night and Auction at The Greenwich in Watermill. In addition to a stellar collection of designer handbags, this year’s auction will feature accessories, spa treatments, and fitness packages. For more information, please contact Lara Sweeney at or 631.537.8250 x 212. […]

10th Annual Golf Outing presented by Foray Golf – Wednesday, June 14th

Please join us for the Museum’s 10th Annual Golf Outing on Wednesday, June 14 at the Maidstone Golf Club in East Hampton. In addition to experiencing one of the most exclusive golf courses in America, players will enjoy an exquisite brunch before their round and cocktails, supper, and a live auction upon returning to the […]

Children’s Museum Night with the Sag Harbor Whalers – Saturday, July 9th @ 5pm

♫ Take me out to the ball game… ♫ We are absolutely thrilled to team up with the Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League‘s Sag Harbor Whalers this summer! On Saturday, July 9th at 5pm, families are invited to join us for Children’s Museum Night at Sag Harbor’s Mashashimuet Park and watch the Whalers take on the Southampton Breakers. […]

Dinner at the Farm – Tuesday, August 16th @ 5:30pm – 7pm – SOLD OUT

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the forecast of rain, tonight’s “Dinner at the Farm” has been rescheduled for Tuesday, August 16th. On Tuesday, August 16th, join the Children’s Museum and our friends at Bhumi for Dinner At The Farm! Families will enjoy a delicious dinner (prepared with organic produce grown and harvested at Bhumi Farms in East Hampton), […]

Pizza and Putt-Putt! – Wednesday, August 17th @ 5:30pm – 7pm – SOLD OUT

Please Note: This event is sold out. 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.