Summer Kids Club @ 9:15am – 12pm (Monday – Friday)

Led by educators with Master’s degrees in Early Childhood Education and facilitated by college students pursuing the arts, Kids Club is designed to ensure that kids are engaged, active, and getting the most out of their summer. The groups are kept small—each has a 4:1 child to Museum Educator ratio—to foster an atmosphere and environment […]

Early Independence @ 9:15am – 11:15am (Monday – Friday)

Designed with the Museum’s younger fans in mind, this early learner drop-off program fosters self-confidence in 2-year-olds as they gain autonomy in a safe, stimulating, and structured environment. Led by educators with Master’s degrees in Early Childhood Education, kids will develop a sense of individuality and independence through games, songs, and age-appropriate arts and science. […]

Nature’s Music @ 9:30am – 10:45am & 11:15am – 12:30pm (Mondays) – SOLD OUT

Led by Marlene Markard of Markard Music, this family program is designed to instill a lifelong love of both music and the outdoors. While exploring a different nature theme each week, children will sing, dance, move, play instruments, tell stories, create crafts and play music games…all on the grounds of the Museum! Nature’s Music is part of the Musikgarten curriculum, […]

Shari’s Little Learners – Toddler Time @ 9:30am – 11am (Mondays)

We’re thrilled to host Shari’s Little Learners – Toddler Time this summer! The 90-minute program has been specifically developed to introduce early concepts of cognitive, emotional, social, and language skills to children ages 1.9-2.5 years of age, and is filled with energetic multisensory activities highlighting all the skills necessary to facilitate a lifetime love for […]

Afternoon Lego League @ 4pm – 5pm (Mondays)

Everything is awesome during this summer’s Afternoon Lego League! With instruction and guidance from a Lego-loving member of Museum’s Play Staff, kids attending this weekly drop-off workshop will put their engineering skills to the test with a new challenge every week. From catapults to bridges to zip lines and more, this program is designed for […]

Sprout – Kids Coding Classes @ 5:30pm – 7:30pm (Mondays)

Dive into the world of technology! Learn the fundamentals of computer programming by building games, websites, apps and robots. Our curriculum is designed to introduce the appropriate thought processes to each of our students, regardless of his or her experience level. The skills they learn in the classroom will prepare and equip them for the […]

Baby & Me @ 9:30am – 10:30am (Tuesdays)

“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, they hear the latest news about early childhood parenting, discuss developmental milestones, sing to their babies and participate in a variety of activities. Ages: 2 – […]

In The Garden @ Bridge Gardens – 9:15am – 10am (Tuesdays)

We’re excited to partner with Bridge Gardens and the Peconic Land Trust again this summer for “In the Garden”! During this farm-to-table program, children will be introduced to the plant life cycle and other basic elements of sustainable gardening. Each week, families will meet at Bridge Gardens in Bridgehampton where they will enjoy songs, stories, and work on projects related […]

In The Kitchen @ 9am – 9:45am & 10:15am – 11am (Wednesdays)

“In the Kitchen” is a fun, hands-on workshop designed to provide parents with fun, quality time with their child, as well as the opportunity to create delicious, healthy recipes. Using seasonal, organic produce generously donated by local farms, children practice a variety of fine motor skills such as mixing, measuring, pouring, weighing, stirring and mashing […]

SOLD OUT – Clay Play @ 10:15am – 11am (Thursdays)

With the guidance of an experienced potter, children will explore the possibilities of working with clay. Using their hands and basic pottery tools, they’ll design, shape, and glaze a variety a different projects. Finished projects will be professionally fired in a kiln and kids will bring home their creations for the family to enjoy for […]

Tinkergarten – 10:30am – 11:45am (Thursdays)

Thursdays this summer, families meet outdoors to connect and learn through play. In a 5-part class each week, Tinkergarten Leader, Jennie Skilbred, will facilitate an expert-designed play scenario, allowing children of various ages and needs to explore, problem solve, communicate, collaborate, and create together. Parents and caregivers learn, too, as we’ll share insight into your […]

In The Studio @ 10:15am – 11am (Fridays)

This weekly family class is all about creative discovery and introducing children to basic visual concepts such as line, shape, color and texture. During each session, we’ll practice tearing, cutting, mixing, pouring, pinching and more as we make original pieces with varied media and everyday objects. Activities will include watercolor exploration, mixed media collage, sand […]

Music Together by the Dunes @ 10:45AM – 11:30AM (Fridays)

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. During this incredible world renowned research-based music and movement program, families enjoy singing, dancing, rhythm and tonal patterns, […]

Shine Hamptons @ 9:30am – 2:30pm (Monday – Friday)*

From Wednesday, July 5 to Friday, September 1, join founder & director Aaron Goldschmidt and Shine’s Hamptons’ staff (all educators or certified teachers!) as they run the fourth year of their innovative creative arts camp celebrating all things Hamptons! Camp day activities include outdoor science and exploration, summer art and nature projects, gardening, physical arts, […]

Super Soccer Stars @ 9:45am – 12:15pm (Monday – Friday)

Join Super Soccer Stars for Mini Camp, right here at the Children’s Museum! Super Soccer Stars classes are based on age-specific curricula created by a combination of early childhood, soccer, and behavioral specialists to guarantee that each child is learning and having a blast from the moment the whistle blows. Each day will feature 2.5 hours […]

Kick & Play @ 9:00am – 9:40am (Mondays & Thursdays)

Kick & Play is a fun-filled movement program designed for parents and toddlers to explore the world of physical activity with pre-soccer skills. Kick & Play classes are structured so that toddlers and caregivers can establish a friendly routine working together in a group setting, listening to directions, and engaging in exciting movement and pre-soccer […]

Lil Yogis NYC @ 3:30pm – 4:15pm (Wednesdays) & 10am – 10:45am (Saturdays)

This class will incorporate fun, playful, and creative ways for the children to exercise and explore their mind, body, and spirit. The use of animated poses and stretches will promote strength, flexibility, coordination, and balance. Breathing and visualization techniques will help teach the children to focus, relax, and develop self-control. The children will express themselves, […]

Hamptons Chess (Monday – Friday)

This summer, the Children’s Museum is thrilled to once again team up with Hamptons Chess! With an emphasis on FUN for children of all ages, Hamptons Chess will introduce the game to new players and make competitors of every student. Their coaches work with top scholastic teams in NYC, and their unique style of teaching […]