Hands On Science Fridays!

Want to emerge your young child into science? Well we have a program for you! Every Friday, Miss Amee, a senior at Colby College, and Miss Emily will explore an area of science with your child. They include experiments, art projects and lots of fun!  Here is what Amee says about our January Hands on Science days: “Hands-On Science is about to get very
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Ladies Night Out!

Our fall Ladies Night Out Vendor Fair will be on Thursday, October 10th 6 – 8pm here at the museum! Vendors on site will be: Scentsy, Thirty One Gifts, Origami Owl, Lots ‘O Dots Glassware, Pampered Chef, Lia Sophia, Front Porch Bakery, Sparkle Jewelry, Tree of Life Pendants by Crafty Crayze, Scrummy Afters Candy Shop, Stella & Dot and more!! We will have wine
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2013 Art Auction Fundraiser

Thursday, December 5th beginning at 6pm, we will hold our Annual Art Auction Fundraiser.  This year’s auction is being graciously hosted by Bangor Savings Bank at their new location, just off from Western Avenue in Augusta.  This is your chance to see their beautiful new building while also supporting us! Do you want to purchase tickets easily?  Visit our webpage for tickets at http://cdmauctiontickets.tictail.com/ and buy
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Closed September 2nd – 6th

The museum will be closed September 2nd – 6th for cleaning and renovations.  If you are able to volunteer some time, please call us at 622-2209 or email info@childrensdiscoverymuseum.org We will see you when we re-open on Saturday, September 7th at 10am!

Chewonki with Owls of Maine

Chewonki will visit us on Friday, August 16th to present their Owls in Maine program at 11am.  They will bring real, live owls for us to see and learn about! Plan to be with us.  Normal admission rates for the day.  No additional charge for the program.

Author Lynn Plourde Visits!

Lynn Plourde, Maine Children’s Author, will be in on Thursday, August 22nd at 11am to read her new book “You’re Wearing That To School!”  Dress in your craziest outfit and come listen to her animated version of her book!  

Maine Geographic Alliance Visit

We will welcome the Maine Geographic Alliance on August 23rd 11am – 12pm.  Great program for kids ages 4 – 8.  They will have a huge floop map of the US and teach the kids some fun facts.  Plan to be with us!

New Sign In Policy Begins July 2nd

Our New Sign in Policy is posted here.  Please be aware as you visit us on July 2nd or after. Thanks for your support to make CDM the safest environment possible for all children.      

Family Science Night

On August 8th from 5:30 – 7pm, we will be holding our Family Science Night! Try our experiments and recipes! Regular Admission Price:  $5.50 per child, $4.50 per adult and children <12 months free.  Members are free. Don’t worry about dinner!  Pizza, popcorn and drinks included!

Maine Children’s Book Author, Liza Walsh

Maine Children’s Book Author, Liza Walsh, will be in to CDM for a visit on August 7th at 11am!  She will read her book “Fairy Garden Handbook” and do a fun fairy craft with us.  We will also have her books here for sale. Plan to purchase one and she can sign it for you. For more on Liza Walsh, visit her website: About
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