Learn with CMOM

Classes for Kids

CMOM is more than just innovative exhibitions and engaging programs. It’s also a place for children and families to learn and grow.

Guided Group Visits

The Children’s Museum of Manhattan is the perfect destination for your next school trip! Experience CMOM via a guided group tour of one of our award-winning exhibitions.

Save the Date!
CMOM 2014 Spring Gala

Thursday, 15 May 2014
The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers

Schedule of Programs

Messy with Art: Wet Marker Art, 10:00am

4 & younger

Love drawing with markers?  What do you think happens when you dip the marker in water?
 

Jam Band, 10:30am

5 & younger

Use tambourines, maracas, bells and rhythm sticks to make beats as CMOM educators lead you in a collaborative and creative jam session.

Leaping Literacy Friday: Camp Out Creations, 10:45am

4 & younger

Create a mural of a campsite with fuzzy felt. Add to the mural and create stories about the animals who live in the great outdoors!    
 

Movement & Circle Time, 11:30am

4 & younger

Sing, move your body and use your listening ears to hear special stories.
 

Getting Creative with Art: Crabby Collages, 12:15pm

4 & younger

Get ready for a deep sea adventure! Explore the colors and shapes of crabs and create your own sea life-inspired collage.
 

Sing and Sign, 12:30pm

5 & younger

Move your body and use your hands to sing your favorite songs!

Math Wizards: Animal Sounds and Movement, 12:30pm

5 & younger

How often does a cricket chirp? How far can a kangaroo jump? How long does a bird fly? Join us as we discover early math skills by exploring the animal kingdom!

Leaping Literacy Friday: Puppet Play , 1:30pm

5 & younger

Use your imagination to make our puppets come to life! What will their names be? What will their voices sound like?

Mural Wall Painting, 2:00pm

4 & younger

Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.

X Marks the Spot Game Design Workshop , 2:00pm

6 & older

Following a treasure map is like playing a game. There are directions, rules and a goal. In this workshop, learn the about game design and create your own inspired by school-yard games, card games and board games.

X Marks the Spot Game Design Workshop , 3:00pm

6 & older

Following a treasure map is like playing a game. There are directions, rules and a goal. In this workshop, learn the about game design and create your own inspired by school-yard games, card games and board games.

Construction Site Play, 3:15pm

4 & younger

Become a construction worker and help us dig, pour and build in our mini construction site!
 

Jam Band, 3:30pm

5 & younger

Use tambourines, maracas, bells and rhythm sticks to make beats as CMOM educators lead you in a collaborative and creative jam session.

Movement & Circle Time, 4:00pm

4 & younger

Sing, move your body and use your listening ears to hear special stories.
 

X Marks the Spot Game Design Workshop , 4:00pm

6 & older

Following a treasure map is like playing a game. There are directions, rules and a goal. In this workshop, learn the about game design and create your own inspired by school-yard games, card games and board games.

Full Calendar