Monday, December 22nd – Sunday, December 28th

Monday, December 22nd – Friday, December 26th

December Kids Club
9:30am – noon

During the holiday break, children can enjoy the morning socializing with new friends as they participate in a variety of age-appropriate activities. The morning schedule includes choice centers, circle time, a daily play-workshop focused on art, science or cooking, snack time and story time. Play-workshops include painting, collage, weaving, glowing eruptions, and more! Ages: 4 – 6 years. Cost: $45/day for members, $55/day for non-members (includes admission to the Museum) Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or register online.

There will be no Kids Club offered on 12/25.

Tuesday, December 23rd

The Museum is open from 9am – 5pm.

Wednesday, December 24th

The Museum will close at 2pm.

Thursday, December 25th

The Museum will be closed.

Friday, December 26th

The Museum is open from 9am – 5pm.

Saturday, December 27th

CMEE Play! Colorful Canvases
10:00am – 10:45am

What do you get when you combine water colors, glue, and salt? At CMEE…you get art! After an interactive read aloud of Heidi Pross Gray’s, “Winter Is Here,” families will be encouraged to channel their inner Picassos as they experiment with incredibly different materials on canvas board. Ages: Families with children ages 2 – 6. Cost: $10 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.

Kids Create – Foam Board Printmaking
10:00am – 11am

Kids in this drop-off workshop will create original designs as they experiment with foam board print blocks they make themselves. The child-directed (though a CMEE educator will be on hand to offer assistance) project is a fantastic opportunity to share, practice, apply and grow their knowledge of basic art concepts as they express their individuality. Ages: Children ages 6 – 10. Cost: $10 for members, $15 for non-members (does not include admission to the museum) Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or register online.

Sunday, December 28th

Waffle Day!
10am – 11am

CMEE brings the fantastical sights of the bigtop to you on the last Sunday of every month! Children will mix a batter made of all natural ingredients and while waiting for the finished product—Belgian waffles in amazing circus shapes—they’ll be able to slice their own strawberries and bananas. Then they’ll get to top it all off with whipped cream they make themselves. Fun for kids, delicious for everyone! Ages: Kids of all ages! Cost: $7 members, $20 non-members (includes admission to the Museum) Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or register online.

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!