Maine Author, Barbara Walsh, on Friday, April 19th at 11am

Maine Author, Barbara Walsh,  will be reading Sammy in the Sky at the Children’s Discovery Museum in Augusta, Maine this Friday at 11 a.m. “Sammy is a story about love, loss, and hope. Illustrated by Jamie Wyeth, the book has helped thousands of families cope with losing a pet or a person. Based on a true story about our family’s beloved hound, the book
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Chewonki April 18th 11am

Chewonki will be here on Thursday, April 18th at 11am to present “Scales & Tales!”  Plan to be here for this fascinating program.  They will have live animals…wonder what they will be? For more information, visit their website Chewonki program is free after paying the daily admission price  of $4.50 per adult, $5.50 per child.  Members are free and children <12 months are
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Coming June 1st 2013…

Our 2nd Annual Run to Play 5K! Registration will begin at 8am at the KV YMCA in Augusta. The Kid’s Fun Run will be held outside around the Augusta Recreation fields at 8:30am.  Fun warm up session for the kids and all participants win a medal! The 5K will follow on the Rail Trail at 9am.  It will be professionally timed by 3C Race
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Family Math Night!

On March 1st at 5:30pm, come on over for some family fun…all while learning! We will have math games and activities around the museum.  Play with your family! Free pizza, popcorn and drinks with your normal admission price.  $4.50 per child and $5.50 per adult.  Members are free.

Earth Jams to Jam at CDM

At 10:30am on Saturday, February 23rd, Matt Loosigian of Earth Jams will be in! He is a dynamic, spirited performer. He travels throughout New England singing at fairs, festivals, schools, libraries and churches. His performances seamlessly weave messages of environmental stewardship, peace, and compassion with humor and silliness. Audiences are captivated by Matt’s contagious enthusiasm. To learn more about Earth Jams, and Matt, visit
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Kennebec Music Together Visits CDM

On Friday, February 22nd, Joanna Dimeo of Kennebec Music Together will be in to sing and dance with us!  Come at 10am to enjoy the time! To learn more about Joanna’s program, visit her website at:

The Magic of Conjuring Carroll

Conjuring Carroll will be in on Thursday, February 21st to perform at 11am.  To see more about him, visit his website at:

Ms Jenn and the Nutrition Detectives

At 11am on Wednesday, February 20th, Ms Jenn and the Nutrition Detectives will be in to share about red, blue, purple berries and more!  Learn WHY they are healthy for us to eat! Then enjoy some Friendly’s ice cream, on us! To learn more about the programs Ms Jenn offers, visit her facebook page at:    

Urban Mill Owner Teaches Soap Making

On Tuesday, February 19th, Karen Barton, owner of Urban Mill, parent company of Mother Mabel’s and Be products (did you follow that?) will be in showing us soap making throughout the day.  Make some and take it home with you! Find her Mother Mabel’s products at:

Maine Author Virginia Brown to Visit CDM

Monday, February 18th  Maine Author, Virginia Brown, will be in to read her book “The Tangled Loon” and do a fun interactive migration activity with us!  We will also have a loon craft.  Plan to come in!  We are open 10 – 4 and Virginia will begin at 11am.  Normal admission prices apply. Learn more about Virginia and her book on her website: