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 […]

April 2016 – LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

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 […]

March 2016 – LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

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 […]

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 […]

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), […]

February 2016 – LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

Dear Friends, Have you recently learned something at a children’s museum? While CMEE’s mission is focused primarily on sparking imagination and fostering learning for children, numerous studies show that museums have a greater educational impact if parents and caregivers are learning alongside them. As CMEE staff members develop new programs and exhibits, we are increasingly […]

Birthday Party Inquiry Confirmation

Thank you for inquiring about Birthday Parties @ CMEE. A member of our staff will contact you within 48 hours.

Summer Kids Club @ 9:15am – 12pm (Monday – Friday)

Led by educators with Master’s degrees in Early Childhood Education and facilitated by college students pursuing the arts, Kids Club is designed to ensure that kids are engaged, active, and getting the most out of their summer. The groups are kept small—each has a 4:1 child to Museum Educator ratio—to foster an atmosphere and environment […]

Early Independence @ 9:15am – 11:15am (Monday – Friday)

Designed with the Museum’s younger fans in mind, this early learner drop-off program fosters self-confidence in 2-year-olds as they gain autonomy in a safe, stimulating, and structured environment. Led by educators with Master’s degrees in Early Childhood Education, kids will develop a sense of individuality and independence through games, songs, and age-appropriate arts and science. […]

Nature’s Music @ 9:30am – 10:45am & 11:15am – 12:30pm (Mondays) – SOLD OUT

Led by Marlene Markard of Markard Music, this family program is designed to instill a lifelong love of both music and the outdoors. While exploring a different nature theme each week, children will sing, dance, move, play instruments, tell stories, create crafts and play music games…all on the grounds of the Museum! Nature’s Music is part of the Musikgarten curriculum, […]