February Break

We have all sorts of fun this week and everything is free with admission! February Break, 2/18-2/23 Mon: Transform Creation Corner with group art at 11:00 Tue: Come meet Kirby, a visiting character from Gardiner Federal Credit Union, at 10:00 Wed: Family jam with Kennebec Music Together at 10:30 Thu: Family concert by Matt Loosigian at 11:00 Fri: Join Nick from Colby in making
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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 23rd, 2018 from 5:30 – 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.

Closing at noon on Feb 7th

Due to the weather, we will be CLOSING at noon on February 7th. Stay safe!

Annual Book Sale

Have some books to offload? We’ll take them! The museum is accepting donations for all types of books, any genre and for any age group. Donations may be dropped off Tuesday-Sunday during regular business hours during the months of January and February. Then, throughout the entire month of February, browse a variety of books at the Museum. Books are by donation, so pay what
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Closed on December 31st

We will be CLOSED on Sunday, December 31st, and will reopen on January 2nd.   Happy New Year!

Hands On Science

Thursday Afternoons, 3:00-4:15 Hands-On Science After School is a weekly science program for elementary school students (5-8). Each program immerses students in the world of science, encouraging them to be inquisitive and curious about their universe. Join us as we learn to explore and discover through hands-on experimentation. Practice designing and testing your own experiments, learn useful vocabulary to help explain what you see,
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Due to the weather, we will be closing at 1:00 on December 12th.

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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