Madoo Paint Club

Ages 10+
These workshops are good for ALL ages, including adults.  Member discount and discounts for signing up for multiple workshops.


WORKSHOP 1-Robert Dash Painting

Working with acrylics on canvas, students will receive step by step instruction on color mixing and technique to recreate Robert Dash’s Pink Field, White Field (1965).
Dates: Thursday July 5 & 12
Time: 5pm-6:15pm

Member Price:  $70.00
Non-member Price:  $80.00 Join Today!


WORKSHOP 2-Art in The Garden

Plein Air Painting: Acrylic
Wear bug spray & sunscreen
This class will cover basic acrylic painting techniques, compositional development and approaches on how to paint from observation.
Dates: Thursday July 19 & 26
Time: 5pm-6:15pm

Member Price:  $70.00
Non-member Price:  $80.00 Join Today!


WORKSHOP 3-Mixed Media Madoo Botanicals

Watercolor & Ink on Paper
Using flowers from the Madoo Conservancy gardens, this comprehensive class covers the basic techniques of botanical watercolor. Learn how to use your brushes to make smooth, underlying washes, followed by adding pen & ink for fine detail.
Dates: Thursday Aug 2 & 9
Time: 5pm-6:15pm

Member Price:  $70.00
Non-member Price:  $80.00 Join Today!


The second season of our popular art classes for youngsters four to eight years old. Artist Karyn Mannix will be leading hands-on art classes in the garden based on local East End painters. Let your child’s inner Robert Dash out!
Limited space on a first-come first-serve basis.
Please contact to register and for more details.
Instructor: Karyn Mannix
July 11 – Flower Art
July 18 – Garden Painting
July 25 – Paper Art
August 1 – Nature’s Jewelry
August 8 – Abstract Mixed Media
August 15 – Wet Chalk Art
August 22 – Seaside Mobile
Time: 4-5pm

Member Price:  $20.00
Non-member Price:  $25.00 Join Today!

Discount for signing up for all seven workshops at once.


Led by Marlene Markard of Markard Music, this family program is designed to instill a lifelong love of both music and the outdoors. While exploring a different nature theme each week, children will sing, dance, move, play instruments, tell stories, create crafts and play music games. among other nature activities for kids…all on the grounds of the Madoo Conservancy! Program includes instruments and CD. (For parents and caregivers with kids ages 16 months – 3 years) Nature’s Music is part of the Musikgarten curriculum, a leading early childhood music education program.

Dates: (Thursdays in July) 7/5, 7/12, 7/19, 7/26

Time: 9:30am – 10:45am

Fee: $180 for CMEE Members; $250 for non-members.

Registration: Register online with the CMEE

For more information about this family program, to register, or to inquire about summer programs and camps at CMEE, please contact the Museum at 631.537.8250.


An hour of storytelling in the Magnolia Bosque featuring storytellers from the Hampton Library at the ready to keep your child enthralled with stories from near and far. Pack a picnic lunch and hang out a while.

Please contact the Hampton Library at 631-537-0015 to confirm dates and times, or if the weather is questionable.

Instructor: Children’s librarians for the Hampton Library in Bridgehampton

Dates: April 23, 30
May 7, 14, 21
June 4, 11, 18, 2
July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
August 6, 13, 20, 27
Sept 10, 17, 24
October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
November 5, 12

Time:  10:00 a.m.