Something New in the Wild Place
In the month of June the Wild Place is growing!
Come and see all the new natural additions to our Nature Explore™ Outdoor Classroom. Interested in connecting your child to the nature,
visitors will find daily opportunities in the outdoor classroom to grow their
child’s nature brain. Check out our space every week, for new and interesting
changes and pay close attention to our summer calendar for the myriad of special
events being offered in the Wild Place!
Exciting changes to the summer calendar
The Children’s Museum of Easton continues its
pursuits of excellence in early childhood education and is adding even more
fabulous days of adventure, learning and exploring this summer! With a
multi-facet mission focused on creating meaningful experiences for children and
their families, the summer calendar is jam-packed with outdoor and indoor
experiences as we meet fairy tale characters, explore the wonders of nature, express our creativity, learn new skills and meet some interesting animals!
Stay tuned for details
Something New inside the Museum
In July, visit our new MakerSpace, where you
can make and create using all sorts of loose parts! Build upon your child’s
innate sense of wonder and join us this year as we focus on even more creative
ways to play outside and inside. With the addition of new engagement
specialists, visitors can count on even more ways to enjoy our exhibits!
Under the Sea
Tuesday, July 7
is the bubbles! Flip your fins along with our Little Mermaid for a fun filled
day of songs, dance, stories and games! Shows at 11 and 1.Take a photograph and
grab an autograph before she returns to the bottomless blue.
Thursday, July 9
your summer off with a kaleidoscope of color that’s wearable. Bring a plain
t-shirt, pillowcase, or anything else you’d like to add color to or buy one
from us for just $5 and give it some exiting personality!
Sponsored by Lloyd Animal Medical Center
Monday, July 13
and enthusiasm needed. We are turning
cardboard boxes into the best toy ever! Join us for a community build using
boxes to construct our very own Children’s Museum Village.
Tuesday, July 14
can be a maker! We’ll supply the materials, just bring your imagination and
together we’ll explore and create some crazy contraptions.
Sponsored by Easton Smiles
Wednesday, July 15
Let’s “bug” out together as we
explore, create and understand more about our insect friends that are so
important for our backyard gardens! Special performance from Jackson Gillman at
Thursday, July 16
way for ducklings, bunnies, chickens, and more! Farm Visits returns with
their family friendly petting zoo. So, hop, gallop, or fly on over for this
Sponsored by Sulmonte & Frenier, LLP
Free Fun Friday
Friday, July 17
For the seventh
consecutive year, the Highland Street Foundation’s “Free Fun Fridays”, a summer
program that provides no cost admission to 70 treasured cultural institutions
throughout Massachusetts, will kick off on Friday, June 26. For 10 weeks, seven venues, including
museums, historic houses, performing arts centers and zoos, will be open every
The Children’s Museum in
Easton will be participating on Friday, July 17. click here for more info