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 […]

Pizza & Pajama Night – “The Dinosaur Who Lived In My Backyard” – Friday, March 3rd @ 6pm – 7:30pm

During this month’s Pizza and Pajama Night, join us as we imagine what it was like when dinosaurs ruled the Earth! After enjoying pizza and an interactive read aloud of B.G. Hennessy’s vividly illustrated “The Dinosaur Who Lived In My Backyard,” kids will craft their own dino and play in the exhibit space! Ages: Families with […]

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss! – Saturday, March 11 @ 10am – noon

“I am what I am! That’s a great thing to be! If I say so myself, HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME!” – Dr. Seuss It’s a Dr. Seuss party and everyone’s invited! To celebrate the birthday of one of our favorite Children’s authors, we’ll be crafting Cat In The Hat-inspired hats*, reading stories, and maybe offering up a couple […]

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 for non-members (cost includes Museum admission) Space […]

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 […]

Lego Club – Sundays @ 10am – noon

Join CMEE every Sunday any time between 10am and noon for Lego Club at the Museum! We’re excited to share our love of all things Lego with CMEE visitors and encourage children to create original designs. Kids can leave their works-in-progress and plan future sessions with the staff. Ages: Children of all ages. Cost: Free for members, […]