Monday, April 6th – Sunday, April 12th

Monday, April 6th

CMEE Spring Break! – Soda Bottle Planters
10am – 11am

Kids will prepare for the growing season in this make-your-own planter workshop. We’ll be using recycled soda bottles to create an ideal environment in which plants can grow and thrive! Green thumb not required. Ages: 4 – 7. Cost: $12 for members, $24 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum). Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or register online.

Tuesday, April 7th

CMEE Spring Break! – Puppet Theatre Live!
10am – 11am

We’re asking kids in this drop-off workshop to help us pull a few strings…puppet strings, that is! We’ll be introducing them to the basics of sewing as we work together to create our very own puppets. Ages: 4 – 7. Cost: $12 for members, $24 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum). Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or register online.

Wednesday, April 8th

CMEE Spring Break! – Upcycled Bird Feeders
10am – 11am

Old is new again as we share the concept of “upcycling” in this drop-off workshop. Using a variety of previously used materials, kids will create bird feeders to welcome our feathered friends who are returning for spring. Ages: 4 – 7. Cost: $12 for members, $24 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum). Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or register online.

CMEE in the Studio
3:30pm – 4:30pm

“CMEE in the Studio,” is a new art class developed especially for children ages 2 to 5 years old. Meeting on Wednesdays from 3:30pm to 4:30pm, “CMEE in the Studio” will provide children and their caregivers an opportunity to play, explore and create art projects using a variety of media. Designed to foster creativity, literacy, fine motor skills, and decision-making skills, the class runs from April 1 to June 3. Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or register online.

Thursday, April 9th

CMEE Spring Break! – Community Mural
10am – 11am

We invite kids to don a smock and join us as we create a community mural to display in the Museum! Ages: 4 – 7. Cost: Free for members, $10 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum). Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or register online.

Friday, April 10th

CMEE Spring Break! – Plant Printmaking
10am – 11am

After going on a nature walk where they’ll learn about various plants and animals living around the Museum, kids attending this drop-off workshop will learn how to turn vegetables into a medium for printmaking. Ages: 4 – 7. Cost: $12 for members, $24 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum). Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or register online.

Saturday, April 11th

CMEE Play! In The Kitchen – Salad People
10am – 10:45am

Who says you can’t play with your food? During this family workshop, we expect it! Children will pick from a variety of produce to chop, dice and slice into shapes they’ll then use to create “salad people “. After, kids will create their own salad dressing to enjoy with their veggie creations! Please Note: No salad people will be harmed during this workshop. Ages: 3 – 6. Cost: $7 for members, $20 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum). Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or register online.

Sunday, April 12th

Lego Club at CMEE
10:00am – 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, $10 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum).

We have thousands of Lego, but can always use more. To help CMEE continue to build this program, we are looking for Lego donations! Please call 631-537-8250 to donate!