What's New?
 
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
10am-3pm
Life 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.

Tie Dye
Thursday, July 9
10am-3pm 
Start 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
 
                       
Box Village
Monday, July 13
10am-3pm
Creativity 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.
 
 
 
Mini Makers 
Tuesday, July 14
10am-3pm 
Everyone 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
 
           
Amazing Bugs
Wednesday, July 15
10am-3pm 
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 noon.
 
 
 
 
Petting Zoo
Thursday, July 16
10am-3pm 
Make 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 fun-filled day.
Sponsored by Sulmonte & Frenier, LLP
 
 
Free Fun Friday
Friday, July 17
9am-4pm
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 Friday, free-of-charge.

The Children’s Museum in Easton will be participating on Friday, July 17. click here for more info