Tuesday, March 31st
Baby & Me
11:15am – 12:30pm
“Baby & Me” is a program designed specifically for parents of infants. Moms, dads, and caregivers have the opportunity to meet other parents with children the same age. During the sessions, led by CMEE Educator Leah Oppenheimer, they can hear the latest news about early childhood parenting, discuss developmental milestones, sing to their babies and participate in a variety of playful activities. For parents and their children age 2 to 16 months. Cost: Free for members, $10/non-members. Space is limited. For reservations, please call the museum at 631.537.8250.
Wednesday, April 1st
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 January 14 to March 25.
Friday, April 3rd
CMEE Spring Break! – Fresh Pasta
10am – 11am
Kids in this drop-off workshop will learn how to make pasta from scratch. They’ll mix, knead, shape, and finally run the dough through a hand-cranked pasta press. After a little cooking, they’ll top it off with some fresh marinara and enjoy. Mangia! 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.
Pizza & Pajama Night – “The Earth and I”
6pm – 7:30pm
We’re celebrating Earth Day during this month’s Pizza and Pajama Night! After enjoying some pizza and an interactive reading of Frank Asch’s beautifully illustrated “The Earth and I,” kids will be invited to create their own watercolor landscapes and play in the Museum! Ages: All ages. Cost: Free for members, $10 for non-members. Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250 or register online.
Saturday, April 4th
Let’s Get This Garden Started
10am – noon
Join us anytime between 10am and noon and help plant our “seedlings” as we celebrate the arrival of spring! A local farmer will be one hand to help lead the workshop and teach kids how to properly plant seeds and explain the ins and outs of getting them to grow! Ages: All ages. 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.
Sunday, April 5th
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!