The 2nd Annual Chessfest! – Saturday, August 20th @ 10am – noon

On Saturday, August 20th, please join us for the 2nd Annual Chessfest! Brought to you by the Children’s Museum of the East End and Chess NYC, the family-friendly event promises a morning filled with crafts, activities, and games for players of all interests and skill levels. The morning will also feature a simultaneous match with a […]

i-Camp – August 29th – September 2nd (Monday – Friday) @ 9:15am – noon

End the summer with an unforgettable learning experience with your friends at the Children’s Museum! During this morning workshop, kids will explore their creativity and imaginations while learning the basics of design, video editing, and music production. In addition to three days of instruction from tech professionals, kids will also enjoy other activities facilitated by experts in arts and science throughout the week. […]

Pizza Night @ Amber Waves Farm – Tuesday, August 30th @ 5:30pm – 7pm – SOLD OUT

Please Note: This event is sold out. We are thrilled to partner with our friends at Amber Waves Farm to celebrate the end of summer (and the start of the school year) with our first ever Pizza Night at the Farm! In addition to picking toppings for a personal pizza that will be cooked in […]

Friday Night Drop-Off Dance Party – Friday, September 2 @ 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Everybody…get out of your seats and get ready to move during CMEE’s Friday Night Drop-Off Dance Parties this summer! While parents are enjoying a night to themselves, kids ages 3 and up are invited to join Museum staff for dinner and dancing under the disco ball. Ages: 3+ Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm Cost: $40 per child, $20 for […]

Big Truck Day! – Saturday, September 17th @ 10am – noon

Please Note: The Museum will open at 10am the day of the event. Saturday….SATURDAY…SATURDAY (September 17th), join us for the return of BIG TRUCK DAY @ the Children’s Museum! Kids of all ages will have the chance to explore and interact with some of the massive machines that share our roads and keep the East […]

Visit To The Milk Pail’s U-Pick Farm – Saturday, October 1st @ 10am – 11am

Please Note: Due to the forecast of inclement weather, this event will be rescheduled for a later date. Celebrate the start of October with a visit to one of the largest apple orchards on the South Fork, the Milk Pail’s U-Pick Farm. During the morning outing, kids will pick a variety of in-season apples as well […]

Member Appreciation Day – Sunday, October 9 @ 10am – noon

Please Note: The Museum will open at 10am the day of the event. In recognition of the families who help make the Museum such a special place, we are absolutely thrilled to announce our first ever Member Appreciation Day! On Sunday, October 9th, Museum members are invited to join us for a celebration at the Children’s […]

The ANNUAL HALLOWEEN BASH – Friday, October 21st @ 4pm – 6pm

PLEASE NOTE: The Museum will be closed between 2pm and 4pm the day of the event. Unfurl those capes, shine your tiaras, and break out the facepaint…it’s time for the Children’s Museum’s annual Halloween Bash! On Friday, October 21st between 4pm and 6pm, families are invited to join us for a fun-filled evening of ghoulish games, trick or treating, creepy […]

June 2016 – LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

Dear Friends, Sometimes I tiptoe into my two-year-old son’s bedroom at night when he’s asleep to make sure he’s breathing. Have you ever done the same thing with your children? I realize it’s completely irrational, but I have to make sure everyone in the house is safe and sound before I can go to sleep. […]

Siris Barrios of Riverside Rediscovered on the partnership with the Children’s Museum

(photo credit: Alexa Gorman for 27East.com) Last month, CMEE received funding through the National Endowment for the Arts to expand its “Community Creates” program, which brings the arts directly into underserved communities across the region. Among the communities is Riverside, a hamlet in Southampton, which is just south of the Peconic River from Riverhead. It’s […]