Tuesday, March 10th
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, March 11th
CMEE in the Studio – SOLD OUT
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.
Saturday, March 14th
CMEE Play! Art – Paints and Patterned Printmaking
10:00am – 10:45am
This design-focused family workshop is all about color and creativity. Kids will dip, press, swirl and dab from their pick of homemade pigments using a variety of unexpected household items. The final result? A one-of-a-kind patterned print. Ages: Parents with children ages 3 – 6. Cost: $10 for members, $22 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 – The Science of Magnetism
10:00am – 11:00am
This drop-off workshop is perfect for those curious to know about the magic—well, science—of magnetism. We’ll explain the concepts of magnetic fields, attraction (and repulsion), poles, and magnetization. And, to help illustrate and understand this incredible force, kids will make and experiment with their own compasses! Ages: 7 – 10. Cost: $12 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, March 15th
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!
Sima at CMEE
11:30am – 12:15pm
Join Sima at CMEE for her monthly reading! Through interactive and creative storytelling, this local educator and entertainer engages audiences of all ages. Ages: Families with children of all ages. Cost: Free for members, $10 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum).