Membership & Playgroups

Your support helps maintain the building and grounds as well as allowing for improvements to toys, exhibits, and the playground throughout the year providing a safe and supportive community for your families to enjoy!




With this membership you can join a weekly playgroup, get discounted birthday party rates, discounts on programs, participate in as many museum social gatherings as you'd like, and receive discounts on special events!

**Does not include the price of playgroups.**

1 Playgroup Session


This includes one playgroup session as well as all of the annual membership benefits. (Proof of membership required).


2 Playgroup Sessions


This includes two playgroup sessions as well as all of the annual membership benefits. (Proof of membership required).

Organized playgroups are offered seven days a week.

The groups meet on a weekly basis for 90 minutes from September through June and follow the Hampden-Wilbraham Regional School District schedule. Time slots offered each day of the week vary each session with member interest and availability, but typically are 9-10:30am, 11-12:30pm, 1-2:30pm, 4:30-6pm. 

Children from Birth - Pre K (5 years old) are welcome to attend. Caregivers are to stay with their children throughout the playgroup and are responsible for monitoring their children at all times.  There are two sessions per year (Sept-Dec and Jan-June.) 

If you are interested in joining a playgroup, please click the link below to e-mail Amanda, our Playgroup/Membership Coordinator.