The Children’s Discovery Museum’s first talent show for kids, by kids! Come see some amazing acts of talent on The Stage at CDM. Appropriate for an all-ages audience, it’s sure to be a blast!  CDM is looking for acts! Ages 6-12 Acts 3 minutes or less First prize: Waterville Area gift bundle Participation prize: day pass to…

Come see Nettie Loops do some amazing hula hooping, then take part in a mini-workshop to learn how to do hoop tricks of your own! Tickets can be purchased on the CDM website: www.childrensdiscoverymuseum.org/thestage

Everybody plays!  Welcome to Play Date, an evening filled with joy, laughter, and creativity for players of all ages. Immerse yourself in the captivating world of Playscape, a Colby College Museum of Art exhibition that celebrates the essence of play.  The Play Date includes: Exploration of the new exhibition with a family guide  Free pizza…

Work as a family to decorate sugar cookies for the Valentine’s Day holiday. Have all the fun of making cookies without the mess at home! Family event – all ages welcome $1/cookie Sign up at www.childrensdiscoverymuseum.org/programs

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Mr. Drew will delight and educate children during his visit with his exotic animal friends! Mr. Drew and His Animals Too is a natural science and exotic animal rescue and rehabilitation center in Lewiston that provides a hands-on approach to learning about science and animals. Tickets can be purchased on the CDM website: www.childrensdiscoverymuseum.org/thestage

Drop the kids off for pizza, playtime, and movies with museum staff and volunteers while you have a night to yourself! They’ll have a blast watching movies, playing games, interacting with our Mobile Museum exhibits, and eating pizza (supplied by Cappza’s Pizza). Three 2024 dates so far: January 12, February 2, March 1. All dates…

Embrace the holiday spirit at the 6th annual Joy to the Ville community celebration! Join Waterville Creates, the Colby College Museum of Art, the Waterville Public Library, and the Children’s Discovery Museum, as we celebrate the magic of the season. In addition to the activities listed below, the following exhibitions will be on view throughout…

The Stage at CDM Kid’s Entertainment Series is back this season! Kicking off the series of shows is Jason Tardy. You may have seen juggling, but you haven’t truly experienced it until you’ve seen the explosive, inventive, high-energy juggling of Jason Tardy! His hilarious show includes innovative choreographed juggling to music, fitting his body through…

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Join museum staff and volunteers to make an apple pie to take home and bake for Thanksgiving! Families will work together to create a delicious dessert in a disposable pie-tin; which can easily be taken home and baked for the holiday.  All ages welcome, but best for ages 4-10. $15 per pie 10 spots available…

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You are cordially invited to attend the formal ball of our very own winter princess, prince and friends. Come dressed in your best royal attire and enjoy snacks, dancing, singing lessons, royal arts and crafts, and get a chance to meet your favorite princes and princesses! ​Tickets are $15 per attendee, ages 2 and up.…