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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with Abby

Introducing our newest after school program, Wednesdays from 3:30 to 4:30! Explore your imagination through a variety of artists and materials. Focused on the process of art, not necessarily to product, this class is perfect for budding artists ages 7 -10. Session Two: “Natural Beauty” February 17th to March 9th Find out how the great outdoors is used to not only inspire art, but to make it
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Boo Bash!

Join us for a day of creepy, crawly, squishy, spooky fun! Learn how bats “see” in the dark, create your own monster, decorate a pumpkin, dig your hands into slimey goop, dance to the Monster Mash, and more!!! Choose your pumpkin carefully – you might just choose the one that wins you a free annual membership to play, learn, and grow at CDM! Party
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The Children’s Discovery Museum will be open 10:00 – 4:00 Monday, January 18th for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Happy Easter!

The Children’s Discovery Museum will be closed on Sunday, March 27th. Happy Easter!

Kids’ Summer Kickoff June 17th!

Start the summer of 2015 off in style at the Children’s Discovery Museum’s Annual Kids’ Summer Kickoff! There will be bouncy houses, a magic show, dance & martial arts demonstrations, Zumba, lots of fun activity tables, face paint and more! Admission is $7.00/person, with families capping at $25.00, which includes access to all of the fun activities as well as dinner! We’ll see you
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HOJO Museum Road Trip Package!

Stay two nights at any Howard Johnson in the US & Canada (use the code SFA when booking) and you will receive two free tickets you can use at our museum all summer long. Special offer valid May & June 2015 and tickets can be used through Labor Day 2015. Visit for more information.

Play, Learn, GLOW!

Back by popular demand – Play, Learn, GLOW at the Children’s Discovery Museum! Come enjoy the magic of the museum in the dark, check out some super fun glow-in-the-dark activities, and don’t forget it’s Halloween weekend – let’s see those costumes! The glowier the better! Music, giveaways, and more – you won’t want to miss it! $12 per child ($10 for members!), with a
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Registration now open

It’s time for the 4th Annual Run to Play 5K! The event in Spetember 12th at 9am. Whether it’s your first 5k or you’re a seasoned runner you’re sure to have a great time! Runners and walkers welcome along with strollers. For your children there is a fun run that kicks off the event and is held in the Augusta Rec field by the Kennbec Valley
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Need a Night Out?

Yes, I really mean a night out WITHOUT the children! Our annual Polar Express-themed Date Night is scheduled for December 16th this month; just in time for a night of gift shopping or relaxing before the holidays! Drop your kids off with our wonderful staff and volunteers from 5:30 – 8:00 for activities and dinner provided. $15/child, $12/sibling. Pre-registration is required. This event is
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