Halloween Party

Join us on Saturday, October 28th at the museum for spooky activities, crafts, and story time throughout the day. All activities are free with admission. Costumes encouraged! Thank  you to our sponsor for making this event possible:


Vote for us!

Votes needed! We were selected as one of 200 nationwide finalists in State Farm’s Neighborhood Assist grant-giving program. This means we have an opportunity to win $25,000 to launch a mobile “Museum without Walls,” bringing high-quality museum fun on the road throughout central Maine. Now we need your votes to make this happen! Give us your 10 votes today and everyday Aug.16-25. Recruit friends, family
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Fairies & Gnomes Festival

Join us for a magical afternoon of Fairies and Gnomes! Bring the whole family to enjoy child-friendly activities, like creating fairy wings, building gnome houses, planting seedlings, fantasy face painting and more. The event will be held on Saturday, September 16th at Vaughan Park in Hallowell, from 1:00 – 4:00. There will be music by Jonah Howard! Free admission.   Sponsored by   and
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Closed

We will be closed Fourth of July weekend, from 7/1 to 7/4. We will reopen on Tuesday, July 5th. Happy Fourth of July!


The Chuck Calligan Memorial Golf Open

  The Chuck Calligan Memorial Golf Open, to benefit the Children’s Discovery Museum in Augusta, will be held Monday June 26th, 2016 at the Augusta Country Club. Chuck connected with and was appreciated by many in our community. He was an active and dedicated citizen and volunteer to the Augusta area, serving on the Children’s Discovery Museum board in its very early stages. The
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April 9th 5:30 – 7:30

It’s time for another You and Me Paint Party! These creative evenings are a great way for you and the child (or children) in your life to spend some quality time together, while also supporting the nonprofit mission of the Children’s Discovery Museum! The suggested age for a child to participate is 6-12 years old. This session of You and Me features local artist
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Closing Early

The museum will be closing early at 4:00 on Friday, March 17th in preparation for Play, Learn & GLOW! night.


Book and Bake Sale

This is a used book and bake sale fundraiser to support the Children’s Discovery Museum Augusta, Me! Browse through our low-priced books for all ages, buy yourself a delicious snack, and let the kids take part in our fun literacy-related games and activities. Admission to this event is free. For information about this event, or how you can support, donate, and/or volunteer at this
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Play, Learn and GLOW!

It’s back! Come enjoy the magic of the museum in the dark, check out some super fun glow-in-the-dark activities, music, giveaways, and more – you won’t want to miss it! March 17th, 2017 from 5:00 – 7:00 $12 per child ($10 for members!), with a free adult admission per child! (Additional adults are $5 each) Includes some goodies while supplies last! No preregistration required.
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Tuesday, January 24th

Due to icy road conditions, we will be close on Tuesday, January 24th.