Bangor Savings Bank Community Matters!

The Children’s Discovery Museum is on the ballot for the Bangor Savings Bank Community Matters More Campaign! Please visit this link to vote for us! You can find us in the Central Maine section. There is no age limitation, so let your children vote too! Remember, you can only vote 3 times on the ballot, so only check off 3 choices. Otherwise, you
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February Vacation Week!

Here is our line up for February Vacation Week at CDM! Monday, February 18th 11am Author Virginia Brown will be reading her book “The Tangled Loon.” Tuesday, February 19th Time TBD Karen Barton, owner of Urban Mill, which makes Mother Mabel and Be products, will be in to show up how and let us make soap! Wednesday, February 20th Summer Fun Day! Thursday, February
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Conjuring Carroll Magic Show

Friday, December 28th at 11am, join us for a magic show by Conjuring Carroll!  Daily admission prices apply and members are free.  See you soon!

Storm Closings

How would you know if CDM is closed on a stormy day?  Check out our Facebook page!  We always post it on there.  If you are not on Facebook, you can also find out through Channel 5, 6, 8 or 13 or on the radio at 92.3/98.5 or 107.9/93.5.  We make sure to post on all of these stations.  So, if you are wondering,
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American Society of Civil Engineers Visits on 12/22 at 11am

Saturday, December 22nd at 11am:  The American Society of Civil Engineers, also known as ASCE, will be in to make structures using gumdrops and toothpicks.  Come use your engineering brain to make a structure that is sound…and fun to build! They will also be making concrete gloves with the kids! Yes, I mean pouring concrete into gloves, letting it harden and then peeling off
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Santa Visits CDM

On Saturday, December 8th from 2 – 3:30pm, Santa will be stopping in to visit us at CDM!  Seasoned photographer, Kristen Cady, will be there to capture your child with Santa.  Only $5 per sitting and all proceeds benefit the museum.

New Gift Cards are HERE!

Give the child in your life the gift of learning with us!  We now have fancy, plastic gift cards!  Put $5.50 on one as a stocking stuffer or gift for a child!  Put $75 on one as a family gift for a membership!  Or just put on any amount you would like for the recipient to use as they wish.  The point is, we
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Polar Express Day

On Saturday, December 15th, come climb aboard our Polar Express!  We will have the movie playing, but we will be playing all day in the Museum!  Come try your hand at making peppermint bark and help us make a train!  Hot chocolate for all and so much more! Plan to come on in!  Open 10am – 5pm.

Our Giving Tree

Our tree is up!  Beginning December 1st, we will be accepting new, unwrapped toys to be donated locally to children in need.  If you are out shopping and can spare to purchase something extra, drop it to us anytime!  We will put smiles on a few extra faces this year!

Coming over December school break…

December 22nd at 11am:  ASTC will be in to make structures using gumdrops and toothpicks.  They will also be making concrete gloves with the kids!  Messy, but so fun!  Come use your engineering brain with us! December 27th at 11am:  The Gardiner High School Robotics Team will be in with the robot they built!  It shoots baskets and is so cool to watch! Come
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