Q & A With Lauren Tepper

Museum educator, Lauren Tepper recently earned the highest honor a Girl Scout can receive—the Gold Award—for her program, Project Empowerment. Working with the Museum’s Director of Community Outreach, Leah Oppenheimer, Lauren spent over 80 hours creating and facilitating the weekly reading group designed to promote self-esteem and and literacy skills in middle school children. The project […]

Q&A With Kieran Barber

In addition to ensuring visitors to the Museum are greeted with a welcoming smile, Kieran Barber volunteers with Katy’s Kids, a family bereavement program that meets at the Museum twice a month. This summer, he spent a week at the Dougy Center—the National Center for Grieving Children & Families—where he was immersed in theory, skill development, […]

Q&A with Kimberly Goff of the Elaine Benson Gallery

Kimberly Goff has been an integral part of the East End community for most of her life. Whether its operating a boutique, running a gallery (including the esteemed Elaine Benson Gallery), or serving as a Board Member at one of the area’s many non-profit institutions, Kimberly has done it all. Her latest role is that […]

Q&A With Free Arts NYC, Champions of Arts Education

This summer, we are pleased to welcome Free Arts NYC for a weekend of large format Polaroid portraiture at the Museum. In addition to being available to VIP supporters at the Family Fair Fundraiser, patrons can purchase a family photo session on July 21 to 23 that benefits Free Arts NYC. In preparation for the almost 20-year-old […]

Q & A with Megan LaMothe, CEO of FORAY GOLF

This summer, the Children’s Museum is thrilled to welcome FORAY GOLF as the title sponsor of our Annual Golf Outing (as well as a sponsor for July’s Ladies Night and the Family Fair Fundraiser). We recently spoke with FORAY GOLF’s CEO & Founder, Megan LaMothe about starting the company, her advice for kids, and why […]