Tuesday, November 4th
Baby and Me
11:15am – 12:30pm
“Baby & Me” is a program designed specifically for parents of infants. Every Tuesday (when the Museum is closed to the public), moms, dads, and caregivers can 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. October Schedule: 10/14, 10/21, 10/29. Cost: Free for members, $10/non-members. Space is limited. For reservations, please call the museum at 631.537.8250.
Wednesday, November 5th
Music Together by the Dunes
This joyful early childhood music program has generations of fans across the globe and instills a lifelong love of music and happy memories! It’s a delightful way to share music with your child and meet new friends. Fall Schedule: 10/8, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29, 11/5, 11/12, 11/19, 12/3, 12/10, 12/17. For cost and to register, visit www.mtbythedunes.com or call 631-680-1392.
Friday, November 7th
Pizza & Pajama Night
6:00pm – 7:30pm
November’s Pizza & Pajama night is all about fall’s fantastic foliage! A CMEE Educator will read Lois Elhert’s Leaf Man—”A Leaf Man’s got to go where the wind blows”—and lead children (and their parents) in a craft utilizing fabric leaves to create a collage that will last for years to come. Afterwards, kids will enjoy open play in the Museum! Ages: Families w/ children age 2 – 10 years Cost: Free for members, $10 for non-members (includes museum admission) Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250.
Saturday, November 8th
Shinnecock Dancers Workshop
10:30am – 11:30am
Please join us in our Amphitheater for a special event with the Shinnecock Dancers. Metauqus Tarrant along with other members of the Shinnecock Nation will present a dance workshop for families with children of all ages. Members of the dance group will don native attire as they present an interactive workshop influenced by their traditional dances. Ages: Families with children of all ages. Cost: $5 for members, $20 for non-members (includes admission to the Museum. Space is limited. For reservations, please call the Museum at 631.537.8250. Rain date is the following Saturday, November 15th.
Sunday, November 9th
Lego Club at CMEE
10:00am – noon
Join CMEE every Sunday from 10am – 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.
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!
Community Scrollathon at the Parrish Art Museum
10:30am – 2pm
The Parrish Art Museum, the Children’s Museum of the East End, and The Watermill Center invite families to create and collaborate at this multifaceted program of art, music, and dance. 10:30 – 1:00pm: Create colorful textile scrolls with exhibiting artists, Steven and William Ladd, build instruments and perform with Bash the Trash, and weave recycled materials into art, inspired by exhibiting artist, Alan Shields, with CMEE. 1:00pm – 2:00pm: Experience dance and movement with The Watermill Center’s artist-in-residence, El Colegio del Cuerpo. Rain or shine. Free with Museum admission to the Parrish. Please Note: This event takes place at the Parrish Art Museum, located at 279 Montauk Highway in Water Mill.