Sponsored by
North Easton Savings Bank



 
 


Make
Magical Memories all month long as the Museum offers a series of special holiday themed events that teach children the value of enriching the lives of others in our community.

Memories are made every day at the Museum, how will you make yours this Holiday Season?

 
Special Events
 
Kids' Holiday Shop and Elves' Workshop 
Saturday, December 6, 10am - 4pm
Sunday, December 7, 12 - 4pm
Elves' Workshop activities are FREE with admission.
 

Get the holidays started! A tradition here at the Museum, our exclusive Kids’ Shop is a safe and fun way for children to learn the joy of giving!

Brimming with new and lightly used items, children browse to find the perfect gift for everyone on their list.

Volunteers are available to assist young shoppers with their selections. Gifts cost just $2.50 and each purchase is wrapped, tagged, and ready to give. Come early for best selection.

You’ll want to capture the sweet memories in the Elves’ Workshop!

  • Museum elves will help you make special crafts.
  • Decorate a delicious gingerbread cookie* (Sat.) or build a graham cracker candy house* (Sun.) *additional fee applies, while supplies last
  • Come meet costumed characters (great photo opportunity)

School Vacation Week
Wednesday, December 24, 9am - 2pm
Thursday, December 25, Closed 
Friday, December 26, 9am - 5pm
Saturday, December 27, 12 - 5pm
Sunday, December 28, 12 - 5pm
Monday, December 29, 9am - 5pm
Tuesday, December 30, 9am - 5pm
Wednesday, December 31 - Family New Year's Eve Party (see below)
Thursday, January 1 - CLOSED

Friday, January 2, 9am-5pm
While school is out of session, head over to the Museum for a week filled with back-to-basics family projects and activities. Create your own game, design a toy, explore nature, or just make a mess! We'll feature different activities each day so you'll never get those boredom blues.

For the whole list of events and activities during this week, visit the School Vacation Week page!
  
Family New Year's Eve Party
Wednesday, December 31, 10am - 4pm
$10 per person, members of the Children's Museum in Easton show your card and get 1 admission free!

Keep the time honored tradition of ringing in the New Year at our daylong celebration. Our party is bursting with crafts, games, activities and magic shows which means family fun for everyone! We’ll break from the merriment periodically to count down the New Year with confetti blasts and a rousing rendition of Auld Lang Syne. There’s no need to purchase advance tickets—just pay at the door, stay and party for as long as you’d like! Food and drink will be available for purchase. The confetti blasts and entertainment are scheduled throughout the day.
generously sponsored by Columbia Gas of Massachusetts

Click here for more info

Classes


Holiday Helping Hands 
Friday, December 5, 11am - 12pm
Tuesday, December 9, 9:30 - 11:30am
Wednesday, December 10, 2:30 - 4:30pm
Friday, December 12, 11am - 12pm
These activities are FREE with admission.
Throughout December we focus on ways that children can give to others in need. Children will make gifts to share with under served senior citizens and create memories to last a lifetime.
generously sponsored by Country Gardens of Easton

Winter Wonderland Crafts
Tuesdays, 10 - 11am
December 2, 9, 16, 23

Handmade art can lift the spirits and put a smile on a face. Each session will feature a different medium or technique.
 
Exploring Music
Wednesdays, 10 - 10:45am
December 3, 10, 17

Participate in a variety of creative musical activities with Kerry, including singing, rhythm-making, dramatic interpretation, listening and learning about many different styles of music and lots of movement!
 
Nature Discovery
Thursdays, 11-11:45am
December 4, 11, 18

Explore the beauty and wonder outside your door through hands-on activities, stories and games with Karen Cacciapuoti. (Classes will be a combination of both inside and outside. Please dress for the weather!)
 
Holiday Book Adventures
Thursday, 11am - 12pm
December 4 & 11
Enjoy a special Holiday themed story and activity led by one of the Museum's elves.

Holiday Builders
Fridays, 10 - 10:45am
December 5, 12, 19
Build your child’s imagination and strengthen their science, technology, engineering and math skills in this guided class. Your child will be able to build some holiday themed creations using a variety of materials. 

Winter Workshop!
Friday, December 9, 1 - 2pm
Who wouldn't love to open a present and discover a one-of-a-kind gift made by someone special? Join us for this special crafting workshop.

Coming in January...
 
MLK Day
Monday, January 19, 10am - 4pm (Museum open 9am - 5pm)
These activities are FREE with admission.

Children and families celebrate diversity and participate in service-learning activities commemorating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. We'll be working together on a community art mosaic that will be a reminder of his dreams. Click here for more info
sponsored by Harbor One Bank