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11:00 AM11:00

Dumpling Making with Confucius Institute

All ages are invited to join us in the kitchen to make Chinese dumplings. Members of the University of Maine’s Confucius Institute will be leading us in making two styles of dumplings (one vegetarian and one meat). After the dumplings cook, all are welcome to try a dumpling and taste our good work.  

Free with admission.

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10:45 AM10:45

Diwali Celebration

Join us to celebrate Diwali, the Hindu celebration of light. Although this holiday is celebrated differently across the many regions of India and places all over the globe, the universal theme is good triumphing over evil. Join us at the Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine to see how Hindu families celebrate in Maine by making clay lamps called diyas, designing henna tattoos, and snacking on traditional foods! 

Free with admission

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10:00 AM10:00

Smithsonian Museum Day: Music!

Celebrate Museum Day at the Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine

Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian Magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket.

Download your Museum Day Ticket here!

The Museum Day ticket provides free admission for two people on Saturday, September 21, 2019.

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5:00 PM17:00

$2 Friday

To best serve our community, we are open late the first Friday of every month from 5-8pm for $2/person. We strive to share the Museum & Theatre experience at an affordable rate with families who may not be able to visit during regular business hours. Members and children under eighteen months are always admitted free.

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