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


Sunday, March 1: Celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss
Share in the fun with guest readers including Mother Goose reading beloved Dr. Seuss books . Related activities. 1-3 pm. All ages. Free with admission.

Sunday, March 15: Make Art and Make Believe
Dive in for Under the Sea stories and adventures with art activities to complete the fun! Led by a local mermaid. 11 am. Ages 2-5. Free with admission.

Saturday & Sunday, March 21-22: Maryland Day Celebrations
CCM marks the birthday of our state with special activities related to the wildlife of this region. Many other natural history and history sites in Annapolis and south Anne Arundel County are participating with tours and activities ($1 or free) as part of the “Picture Yourself in History” selfie challenge by Four Rivers. For more details check the website: www.marylandday.org. $1 admission to CCM all weekend. Group reservations (10 or more) are appreciated.

Tuesday, March 31: Maryland Lighthouses
Enlighten yourselves about lighthouses! See a narrated slideshow about lighthouses with stories about lighthouse keepers (and their families). Make a take-home lighthouse model with recyclables. Brownies and Junior Girl Scouts can earn a Light House badge. 1:30 - 3:30 pm. $5 per child. Free for adults

Saturday, April 11 Animal Party
Meet live animals and learn about their care and natural habitats. Girl Scout Brownies will fulfill requirements for the Pets badge. Juniors will fulfill badge requirements for the Animal Habitats badge. Ages 5 to 12. Non-scouts are welcome. 1 - 4 pm. $8 per child.$3 per adult. One adult free with 5 children.
Reservations required for groups.

Sunday, April 12: Make Art and Make Believe
Come as "Spring Fairies to enjoy stories and art activities to welcome Spring. 11 am. Ages 2-5. Free with admission.

Saturday, April 18: Garden Fairies
Lets work in the Garden! Make a Fairy House or decorate a flower pot to take home. Girl Scout Juniors can earn the Gardener Badge with advanced registration of $10. Free with admission for others.9am-2pm

Saturday, April 25: GreenScape Day
Help Beautify the Spa Creek Conservatory at the Chesapeake Children's Museum. CCM is granted plants from the City of Annapolis for this community-wide effort. Bring seeds or seedlings. 9am-1pm. All Ages. Free

Toddler and Preschool

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.


School Age

Creek Critters
Thursdays, 10am
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.



Tuesday, March 10, 17, 24: Effective Discipline
Parents and professionals caring for young children, ages 2-5 years, will benefit from insights into misbehavior and practical tips for managing and preventing trouble in the first place. MSDE approved certificates. 6:30- 8:30 pm. $60 per person for all three nights, or $25 per week. Discount for couples and groups.


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