Whimsical Auction

December 8th 6 – 8pm Save the date and join us for a cozy evening of winter whimsy! The Annual Whimsical Auction is a great opportunity to bid on fine art and handcrafted items from local artists, exquisite cakes, and awesome experiences for the whole family, all while supporting the nonprofit mission of the Children’s Discovery Museum. Heavy hors d’ouerves will be served, followed
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Thanksgiving Break

Join us Wednesday, November 23rd for harvest-themed activities all day long! We’ll make corn dance using science, whip up a batch of pumpkin spice play dough, and work together to create a large collaborative turkey art piece, and an “I Am Thankful For ____” tree! All activities are free with admission. Thanks to Pediatric Association of Lewiston for helping to make these activities possible! We will
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Paint Night is Back!

Finally, another paint night at the Children’s Discovery Museum! This time there’s a TWIST: There won’t be any brushes – you’ll be using your fingers and lots of creativity! There will be a teacher available with an introduction and helpful hints along the way but each picture will be different – we want to see where your imagination can take you! All paints and
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Free Family Fun Night!

Bulbasaur, Charmander, and Squirtle are on their way to CDM for a FREE, Pokemon-Go Night! Fun for the whole family! Make your own Pikachu ears, “hatch” yourself an egg or two, and chomp on some Charizard fireballs or Jigglypuff Jell-O! We’ll be setting lures for the duration of the party, too, so don’t miss it! Admission is free, but we will be accepting donations
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Come cool off with us!

Take a break from the heat at the Children’s Discovery Museum! With AC and pleantly to do, we hope you’ll join us this summer. For a list of our daily programs, including sensory play, literacy exploration, creative art projects and science click here!


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 tournament,
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Volunteer Open House

The Children’s Discovery Museum in Augusta is looking for creative, energetic, reliable people to help build fun, educational opportunities for the children in our community. Come to a brief informational session, have a snack, a tour, and find out what YOU can do to make a difference! Monday, May 9 at 6 PM Find the Facebook Event here!


April Vacation

Monday 10:00 Big White Barn Yoga 11:00 Make bird feeders Tuesday 11:00 Dirt Play 11:15 Music Together 2:00 Recycled paper Wednesday 11:00 Lemonade Stand 2:00 Smoothie Making Thursday 10:00 Kirby & Gardiner FCU 11:00 Wind Chimes Friday 11:00 Plant seedlings 2:00 Bubbles outside


Play, Learn, and Glow!

Just for the night, the Children’s Discovery Museum will be transformed from the place you come to play, learn, and grow… to the place you come to play, learn, and GLOW! Join us for all sorts of glow-tastic activities like playing with glow play dough, glowing sensory stations, get your face glow-painted and MORE! Admission is $12 per child ($10 for members) and includes
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Children’s Discovery Nursery School

Looking for a unique early learning experience for your 2-5 year old ? The Children’s Discovery Nursery school, located in the Children’s Discovery Museum, is open for enrollment! Our next session starts January 9th. The Children’s Discovery Nursery School is a licensed Nursery School with a mission to provide a safe, enriching, service-based Nursery School for families in the Kennebec Valley area. Located directly inside The Children’s
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