Past Events

Better late than never! Browse The Carle’s past events.

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Dec
8
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Open Book, Open Play

Move, sing, talk, and explore materials during this interactive storytime for early learners.

Dec
6
Wed
7:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Online, Talks

Horse Tales: A Conversation

Horse Tales exhibition artists Gianna Marino, Ruth Sanderson, and Jennifer Thermes share their love of horses.

Dec
1
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Word Play with The Center Dance Studio

Bring your dancing feet for creative movement inspired by I Got the Rhythm.

Nov
26
Sun
2:00 pm
Artists & Authors, For Families

Special Storytime: Ilan Stavans

Join us for a special storytime that brings together the Jewish and Latin American holiday traditions.

Nov
25
Sat
2:00 pm
Artists & Authors

Special Storytime: Jason Perkins

Are you ready to rock? Join local author Jason Perkins as he shares his debut picture book, Rock Stars Don’t Nap!

Nov
25
Sat
11:30 am
For Families, Performances

Habitat Habitat: From the Animal's Point of View

Join The Rainbow Players and learn fun new songs and ways to help the animals!

Nov
24
thru
26
All Day
Online

The Carle Bookshop's Holiday Sale

Up to 30% off store-wide!
Nov
22
thru
Dec
31
All Day
For Families

Everyday Art Project: Animals Abound!

Create an animal collage using reused collage papers!

Nov
19
Sun
2:00 pm
Artists & Authors, For Families, Talks, Workshops

Family Portrait Workshop with Hanoch Piven

Join Israeli artist Hanoch Piven as he guides guests in creating self-portraits using everyday materials.
Nov
18
Sat
12:30 pm
Talks

Information Session: Simmons University Children's Literature Program

Attend an information session to learn about the Master of Arts and Master of Fine Arts in Children’s Literature and Writing for Children with Simmons University.
Nov
18
Sat
11:00 am
Artists & Authors, For Families

Special Storytime: Sydney Smith

In Do You Remember? Sydney Smith takes us into the mind of a young person processing a bevy of complex emotions during a major life change.
Nov
17
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Bilingual Storytime: Spanish & English

Join us for this interactive bilingual storytime in Spanish and English.

Nov
16
Thu
11:00 am
Talks

Explore the Barbara Elleman Research Library (BERL)

Take a morning tour exploring the Barbara Elleman Research Library (BERL), a collection of scholarly resources and rare books. Space is limited.
Nov
14
Tue
6:00 pm
Online, Workshops

Exploring Materials: Mark-Making

In this hands-on workshop, we explore the accessible medium of drawing and how it fosters self-expression and motor skills in children.
Nov
12
Sun
1:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Talks

Telling Tales & Painting Pictures: Writing and Illustrating Jewish Children's Books

Hear from a panel of authors as they discuss the joys (and challenges) of creating children’s books exploring Jewish culture and traditions.
Nov
10
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Open Book, Open Play

Move, sing, talk, and explore materials during this interactive storytime for early learners.

Nov
4
Sat
6:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Talks

To New Heights! Fundraiser for The Carle

Honor Alix Kennedy for 15 years of extraordinary leadership.
Nov
4
Sat
2:00 pm
Artists & Authors, For Families

Special Storytime: Katie Yamasaki

Join author/artist Katie Yamasaki as she reads from her book, Everything Naomi Loved, co-written with Ian Lendler.
Nov
3
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Word Play with The Center Dance Studio

Bring your dancing feet for creative movement inspired by Peter SísFire Truck.

Oct
27
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Bilingual Storytime: Portuguese & English

Join us for this interactive bilingual storytime in Portuguese and English.