Registration is recommended - some programs fill up, others may be cancelled due to insufficient advance registration. Please call 410.990.1993 or email info@theccm.org


Friday  May 11th; Volunteer Day

Lots of “spring renewal” jobs inside and out. Please call or email your interest in: gardening, spreading woodchips, the big aquarium (may be ready to add water!!), library organizing, mending costumes, etc. Please inform us of special skills in: carpentry, electrical work, painting, drywall, handyman/woman. 10 am to 2 pm. Crew chiefs should report in by 9:45 am. 410-990-1993 debbie@theccm.org

Friday, May 18th: Guest Reader: Cassandra Hetzel
A local author shares her book about Butter, an amazing, sweet butterfly who doesn't think anyone likes her polka-dots. A friendly fairy helps Butter make friends and feel good about herself. Books available for purchase. 10:30 am Free with admission.

Sunday, May 20th: Fiddle Around
Children will take 10 minute turns for 1-on-1 with Emily Chimiak, a gifted musician. Please register in advance, otherwise, first come first served. Ages 6 & up. 2 to 4pm. Free with museum admission.

Saturday, June 2nd: Kids & Kaboodle - 12 noon to 4pm
The Totally Free Fair for All the Children of Annapolis!
Pony rides, book giveaway, arts and crafts, games and prizes, even free refreshments!

Held at the Weems-Whelan fields 931 Spa Road - behind Maryland Hall. Volunteers are needed for: set up and clean up, crafts, pony walking, games, etc. Please call 410-990-1993 or debbie@theccm.org

Saturday, June 16th: Touch-a-Truck
10am-12 at St. Martin’s Church 1120 Spa Rd. Free of charge, Donations to the Museum are accepted

Monday - Friday, June 18th- 22nd: ART Splash
Use a variety of materials and techniques for fabric art and sculpture. Explore design concepts to create art to wear and to display. Ages 5 to10 years. 10am to 2pm. Bring a bag lunch. $125. $115 for CCM members.

Monday - Friday, June 25th - 29th: Chess Camp
National Chess Master, Greg Acholonu helps you keep your chess skills sharp over the summer. For rising 4th - 9th graders already familiar with the rules of chess. Half day: $150. Full day, 9 am to 4 pm: $250.
Register with Mr. Greg: 410-212-1780


School Age & Toddlers

Creek Critters
Thursdays, 10:30am
Parents and children alike will enjoy learning about the local environment with indoor and outdoor activities (weather permitting). See what critters live in our woodlands and creek. Share stories, songs, games and crafts.
All ages
This program is free with admission.

Art and Story Time
Fridays, 10:30-11:30am
We are eager to share the passion for great children’s literature and creative visual expression with our youngest visitors. Children ages two to five-years-old and their accompanying adults can share books, flannel board stories, puppets, and acting out stories along with related art and craft activities.
Free with admission.


Parents, Teachers and Childcare Providers


Note to Girl Scout leaders and parents:
CCM has planned events for Girl Scouts for the current school year. Troops can also arrange to come to work on badge requirements or service projects. Pick up a schedule or ask that one be mailed or emailed to you: 410-990-1993 / info@theccm.org.

Attention home schooling families: Let’s get together at CCM!
Call 410-990-1993 to coordinate!


CCM Workshops To Go

Instead of arranging a field trip, you can have the museum come to you! Call or email to inquire about workshops for your class, youth group, birthday party or community event. Telephone: 410-990-1993 or email: info@theccm.org





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The Chesapeake Children's Museum
Phone: 410.990.1993
25 Silopanna Road, Annapolis, MD 21403