Wine for a Cause

Michael Cinque of Amagansett Wine & Spirits is extending his Wine for a Cause offer exclusively for CMEE members. For each case (or 12 assorted bottles) of below wines at a cost of $250.00, AW&S will give $50.00 per case of the purchase back to CMEE. 2009 Simmonnet-Februe Chablis A fresh, vivacious style from 100% […]

CMEE in the City

On February 29, CMEE hosted a sold out “CMEE in the City” gala at Desmond’s Restaurant in New York to honor the contributions of outgoing Board President, Heidi Wald and her husband, Jonathan. Guests enjoyed an intimate evening with delicious food, wine, cocktails, and musical entertainment by Bryan Batt from TV’s Mad Men. The event […]

Letter from the Director – March 2012

Dear Friends, February was a busy time at CMEE! Early in the month, twenty children met to advise the CMEE on the plans for a new active play exhibit. I really appreciated their thoughtful comments. To learn what they recommended, please read below. In February, CMEE also celebrated Chinese New Year and in honor of […]

Baby Bliss at CMEE

When you live in the East End year round, you’re often asked “what do you do during the winter?” Activities for new parents this winter have grown exponentially thanks to Michelle Kelly’s Baby Bliss classes at CMEE. In addition to meeting every Tuesday at CMEE to share tips on childrearing, Michelle has organized exercise and […]

Letter from the Director – February 2012

Dear Friends, I’m delighted to report CMEE is having a fantastic new year thanks to all of you who visited and became members so far this year. In fact, the Museum’s attendance in January was our best ever. Thank you, as well to everyone who offered to adopt Jettie, the puppy who had been rescued […]

Weathering the Storm together

Last month during the first snowstorm of the winter, Visitor Services Assistant, Doug Borge opened CMEE to an intrepid group of excited patrons. After shoveling the walkways, Doug was anxious to have Henry the Rabbit get some exercise. Since Henry never experienced snow before, Doug brought him outside where Henry began to nibble on a […]

Private Birthday Parties

Enjoy CMEE’s newly popular and private Legacy Tree Gallery for your next birthday party. 1,100 square feet of play space customized for the ultimate birthday party.  Available 7 days a week during and after CMEE hours of operation.  The entire museum is also available for private parties.  Contact Amy at CMEE to discuss your event 631-537-8250.

Valentine’s Day Cards for Senior Citizens

Once again, CMEE would love to deliver smiles to local senior citizens on Valentine’s Day.  Last year, over 100 cards were made by children to CMEE and were delivered to East End seniors on Valentine’s Day.  This year, we would love to double that number!  Please stop by our Valentine Station located in the museum’s lobby until Sunday, February […]

A Very Happy Holiday from Henry & Fang

Henry the bunny wishes to thank everyone who participated in our “Light Up a Child’s Holiday” gift giving for the children of First Church of God in Christ in Bridgehampton. The wish list gathered by the children from the church were thrilled to receive so many gifts from the CMEE community.  Thank you to Buckley’s […]

Gingerbread House Decorating & Windmill Lighting

Our Gingerbread House decorating was quite an event. Coupled with our windmill lighting, families enjoyed hot cocoa and cookies and sang carols afterwards. Check out the finished products that look much too beautiful to eat!   

6th Annual New Year’s Eve “Ball” Drop

Our sixth annual Ball Drop was another huge success. Over five hundred revelers enjoyed sparkling cider and counted down to twelve o’clock on New Year’s Eve at CMEE.  At the stroke of noon, the ball dropped, the noisemakers sounded, the confetti fell and fell and fell.   We’re still cleaning it up!  Best wishes to all of […]

Letter from the Director – January 2012

Dear Friends, Happy New Year! After a fantastic December, CMEE was delighted to ring in 2012 last week with 500 people attending our fourth annual New Year’s Eve “Ball Drop.” With so many of you visiting CMEE during the holiday break and throughout the year, CMEE had its highest attendance ever in 2011.   A […]

Toys for Needy Children

During tough times, it’s often difficult for families facing economic hardship to provide presents for their children during the holidays. As part of our mission to “enrich the lives of children and families” and “strengthen the East End community,” we are hosting a toy drive for Toys for Tots on December 17 and we’re also […]

Community Service Becomes a Thanksgiving Tradition

In case you didn’t read about it already, we wanted to thank Jordan Bacher who organized and hosted a Thanksgiving dinner for families from the Retreat at CMEE on Thanksgiving. This is the third year that Jordan has organized a special Thanksgiving dinner and CMEE was honored to serve as the venue. Jordan’s Thanksgiving Dinner […]

Thank You to Systems Design for helping to spruce up CMEE!

In the celebration of Thanksgiving, CMEE wants to give many, many thanks to Systems Design Co. in Southampton, which does integrated home automation systems for security, lighting and home theaters. As part of their deep commitment to the community, staff members from Systems Design spent an entire Tuesday earlier this week helping spruce up the […]

Letter From the Director – December 2011

Dear Friends, I hope you had a great Thanksgiving. CMEE was delighted to celebrate the holiday last Thursday by serving as the venue for a special Thanksgiving Dinner organized by Ross School student, Jordan Bacher for twenty families from the Retreat. You can learn more about Jordan’s inspiring story in this month’s newsletter. Speaking of […]

CLASS REGISTRATION RULES AND POLICIES

Drop-ins are permitted with space permitting. Please call ahead. Payment in full is required to hold a spot – no partial payments are accepted. Payments are 50% refundable: if you cancel your reservation up to 14 calendar days before the start day of your class or program. Payments are Non-Refundable: if you cancel your reservation […]