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Jul
22
Thu
7:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Online, Talks

2021 Mary Nagel Sweetser Lecture: David Wiesner

(Program is full) Join us as award-winning author/artist David Wiesner presents Simmons University's 2021 Mary Nagel Sweetser Lecture.

Jul
18
Sun
11:00 am
Artists & Authors, Talks

Member Gallery Talk with David Wiesner

A special gallery tour just for Museum Members!
Jul
18
Sun
10:00 am
Artists & Authors, Talks

Member Gallery Talk with David Wiesner

A special gallery tour just for Museum Members!
Jul
12
Mon
6:30 pm
Online, Workshops

Little Books, Big Feelings: Picture Books and Social Emotional Learning (2 sessions)

In this two-part workshop we will consider how we can use picture books to support social emotional learning.
Jul
10
Sat
11:00 am
Artists & Authors, For Families

Special Storytime: Steve Light

Head over to Whiskers Hollow—the whimsically detailed new world from Steve Light—for a fun road trip with Bear and friends.

Jul
3
Sat
11:00 am
Artists & Authors, For Families

Special Storytime: Audrey Helen Weber

Join Audrey Helen Weber as she reads her debut picture book about curiosity, cause-and-effect, and connectedness.
Jun
15
Tue
7:00 pm
Online, Workshops

Exploring Race & Representation in Picture Books

Learn how to select picture books that reflect the lives and identities of all readers, and discover tools for building a more inclusive book collection.
Jun
2
Wed
7:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Online

Book Share with Molly Knox Ostertag

Join award-winning graphic novelist Molly Knox Ostertag as she draws and chats about writing and illustrating graphic novels, the importance of queer topics in contemporary and fantasy literature for teens, and her newest book, The Girl from the Sea, the perfect summer teen read featuring selkies, coming out, first love, and a little magic! 
May
20
thru
Jun
27
All Day
For Families

Everyday Art Project: Paper on the Move!

Create a transportation network and explore paper in three dimensions!
May
18
Tue
6:30 pm
Workshops

Whole Book Approach

Learn about The Carle's storytime approach.
May
8
Sat
7:00 pm
Artists & Authors, For Families, Online

Book Share with Mượn Thị Văn and Victo Ngai

Hear from Văn and Ngai as they share their collaboration and creative process.
Apr
29
Thu
7:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Online

Book Share with Bruce Handy and Hyewon Yum

Handy and Yum discuss their new book, The Happiness of a Dog with a Ball in It's Mouth. 
Apr
22
Thu
7:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Online, Talks

Gallery Talk with Andrea Davis Pinkney

Join guest curator Andrea Davis Pinkney for a virtual gallery tour of the special exhibition Picture the Dream: The Story of the Civil Rights Movement through Children's Books.
Apr
13
Tue
7:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Online

Book Share with Yuyi Morales and Warren Binford

Join Yuyi Morales and Warren Binford as they discuss the book, Hear My Voice/Escucha mi voz
Apr
8
thru
May
16
All Day
For Families

Everyday Art Project: Your Art, Your Voice

Inspired by our current exhibitions, create paintings that share the changes you want to see in the world.  
Apr
1
Thu
7:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Online

In Conversation with Roger Mello and Peter Sís

Listen to Roger Mello and Peter Sís as they discuss the deeply personal stories they both bring to life in their illustrations.
Mar
21
Sun
10:00 am
For Families, Online

Very Hungry Caterpillar Day Members’ Online Celebration

Join us as we celebrate Very Hungry Caterpillar Day and the start of spring with a special storytime and art workshop! 
Mar
18
Thu
7:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Online, Talks

Member's Gallery Talk with Andrea Davis Pinkney

Join Andrea Davis Pinkney for a virtual tour of Picture the Dream: The Story of the Civil Rights Movement through Children's Books.
Mar
14
Sun
2:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Online

Celebrate 'The Passover Guest'

Join us as we discuss the The Passover Guest with the author, illustrator and editor. 
Mar
11
thru
Apr
4
All Day
For Families

Everyday Art Project: Dino Dioramas

Create a 3-D environment where dinosaurs roam!