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 hojo.com/happy 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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Money! Money! Money!

We want to help your kids learn about money!! When? Tuesdays after school from 3:30 – 4:30pm, March 10th – April 14th What is the cost? IT IS FREE!!! Yes FREE! Simply call us at 622-2209 to sign up. Space is limited. We will play fun games, talk about needs and wants, what kinds of businesses are in our community, have fun creating our
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Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss! He would have been 111 years old on Monday, March 2nd! Even though we are not open Mondays here at CDM, we can’t pass up the opportunity to celebrate such an important author in the lives of our children! So, we are dedicating our activities for the REST OF THE WEEK to the dearly departed Theodor “Dr. Seuss” Geisel. Tuesday
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Book and Bake Sale February 19th 6 – 8pm

On Thursday, February 19th, come buy some new to you books! (and yummy goodies to enjoy!)  Our Book and Bake Sale is open 6 – 8pm, with free admission into the museum.  Items priced between 10 cents and $2 each.  Hope to see you!


Author Visit Scheduled 2/19 Postponed

Due to the snow storm, we will be postponing our Maine Children’s Book Author, Barbara Walsh, visit from today at 11am to Saturday at 1pm.  Plan to see her on Saturday! As for the museum, we WILL open today at 10!  See you for some play, learn and grow time! The Book and Bake Sale scheduled for this evening 6 – 8pm is still ON!
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