June 4, 2017

Sunday, June 11- Celebrate 25 Years of Play

Celebrate CCMs 25th anniversary! Invite friends to the $1
admission open house, Saturday and Sunday, June 10 and 11, 10 am to 4 pm.

A grown
-up party is planned for Sunday, June 11, 5-10 pm to
welcome past and present fans and staff of
WYRE - the radio station that was the original occupant of the building. We are also cheering Keller Williams Realty, Flagship Maryland office for the recent Museum Makeover. There will be a Silent Auction and live music by the Clones of Funk, playing dance hits from James Brown, Sly & the Family Stone and Parliament Funkadelic. 

Saturday June 17 - Touch a Truck

to benefit Chesapeake Children’s Museum at St. Martin’s Lutheran Church 1120 Spa Road (at Forest Drive)
Meet the operators, climb aboard and honk the horn! Great photo op.10 am - 12 noon Free parking.
$5 per person for ages 2 and up. Free for ages 0-24 months. 

Chess Camp - 2 sessions

Mon-Fri, June 26-30: Chess Camp
Mon-Fri, July 31-Aug,4: Chess Camp
 National Chess Master, Greg Acholonu helps you keep your chess skills sharp over the summer. For rising second through sixth graders already familiar with the rules of chess. 9 am - noon. $150. Parent volunteers are appreciated. Register with Mr. Greg: 410-212-1780.

April 4, 2017

Spring Yard Sale - May 13th

Find treasures at great bargains! Tables for rent for $20. Or bring your own table for $15 per space. 9 am to 3 pm. 

RED Day- May 11 -CCM is closed for spring cleaning

Amazing plans are underway to polish up the exhibits, facility, and grounds at CCM. YOU CAN HELP with an online donation at gofundme (search Chesapeake Childrens Museum) or a direct donation to CCM. Or buy or renew your familys membership to the best place in town where children play to learn and adults can learn to play. Across the country Keller Williams Realty offices will be donating and volunteering to improve their communities. Depending on donations, these are some of the things on the list for CCM:
  •   Playground upgrade
  •   Picnic tables
  •   Toadstoolseating
  •   Nature trail
  •   Exterior trim
  •   Repair/replace screens
  •   Oven/stove
  •   Dishwasher
  •   Kitchen cabinets
  •   Art supply cabinets
  •   Art table/bench
  •   Stage lighting
  •   Animal habitats
  •   Carpeting
  •   Wall murals
    Your donations can help make it all happen! 

Kids & Kaboodle - Save the Date - June 3rd

The totally free fair for all the children of Annapolis. 12 noon to 4 pm at the Weems-Whalen Memorial Athletic Fields. Everything is free! Food, crafts, games, book giveaway, live entertainment. FREE. 

January 31, 2017

Lead On, Harriet! March 10 & 11 & 25th

Take a “ride” to freedom with Harriet Tubman, the legendary conductor
of the Underground Railroad
 from Bucktown, Maryland.
Ages 9 and up. Advance registration is required. 7 - 9 pm.
Jump into Black History month with CCM’s award winning program about Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad. Suitable for ages 9 to adult, activities include learning about secret messages that helped runaway slaves. “The Old Man” herself pays a visit and assures a safe passage to Canada to all who are brave enough to follow.