Children’s Craft Fair October 11th

THIS HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO LACK OF INTEREST.  WE WILL TRY IT AGAIN NEXT SUMMER!


Lights on Afterschool Event on October 23rd 3 – 6pm

Save the Date:  October 23rd 3 – 6pm  Free Admission! Free Food! The Children’s Discovery Museum will be hosting a Lights On Afterschool event at the museum, which is located on 171 Capitol Street, Augusta, Maine. The museum is centrally located, so we have the opportunity to pull from many surrounding towns, all of which are rural and often socio-economically disadvantaged in nature. The event
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Annual Whimsical Auction

November 19th 6 – 8pm You deserve an elegant night out! We would like to invite you to our annual auction, entitled “Whimsical Auction.” This is our largest fundraiser of the year, and as always, it promises to be a lovely evening with a silent, live and dessert auction, showcasing and celebrating our local Maine talent. Last year, we presented over 90 items for
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Open for Martin Luther King Day!

Come celebrate MLK Day with us, open 10:00-4:00. We’ll have special activities going on all day to celebrate friendship, respect, community and the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther Kinds Jr.


New Memberships!

We heard you Grandparents!  As of today, August 28th, we now offer a Grandparent Membership! Each membership may have 2 grandparents and up to 4 grandchildren.  The membership covers only those named on the card.  Do you want to include more than 4 grandchildren?  You can add additional children for a cost of $5 per child. So come on it and sign up for
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Reserve your table today!

The CDM Kids’ Flea Market is an event by kids, for kids! On Saturday, August 23rd from 9:00am-12:pm, young entrepreneurs will be given a valuable opportunity to sell their own products, whether that is lemonade, a homemade craft item, outgrown toys, etc. This event will help your child learn and practice skills like earning money, working with customers & advertising their business! Tables are $15 each.
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How to Choose the Right Dog for your Family

This Thursday, July 31st, at 11am, Erin from Bessey’s Positive Paws will be in. Kennebec Valley Humane Society will also be in. Together, they will teach us how to pick out the right dog for your family! They will have a friend we can meet in the form of a 4 legged animal. Hmmm….what could that be? Be sure to come in, bring your
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Bottle Drive

On July 7th, drop off bags of returnables (bottles and cans) to CDM anytime between 10am and 4pm.  If you can not drop them, call and we will pick them up from you! All money raised from the bottle drive will be used to pay for our Mr. Harley and the Strollers concert on the 10th! You may also drop any other day this
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Mr. Harley and the Strollers LIVE IN CONCERT!

Join us on Thursday, July 10th at 6pm for our live reunion concert – Mr. Harley & the Strollers!  Be sure to WEAR YOUR BLUE SHIRT! Normal admission price of $4.50 per adult, $5.50 per child, children <12 months are free and Members are free! There will not be food at this event, so plan accordingly.


Family “Can You Figure it Out?” Night

Friday, May 30th 5:30 – 7:30.  Come test your skill against your family!  Puzzles, optical illusions and more!  Marvel at the magic of Conjuring Carroll.  Dinner is included too!  All for normal admission prices of $4.50 per adult and $5.50 per child!  Members are free!