Museum at Home

If you can’t come to The Carle, let The Carle come to you. We offer a variety of online events, programs, and resources that are the next best thing to being here.

Online Events & Programs

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September 23, 2021: The Carle’s annual gala and fundraiser celebrates the exceptional work that individuals and organizations have done to enrich the world of children’s books.

Book detail, The Longest Storm

September 21, 2021: Dan Yaccarino shares rough sketches, inspirations, and the process he used to create his newest book, The Longest Storm.

Book Cover, You Can't Say That!

Listen to author/editor Leonard S. Marcus speak with award-winning author Lesléa Newman about what it’s like to have work banned or challenged in America today.

Online Exhibitions

Illustration of child holding book with stars against red and white striped background.

Immerse yourself in a multimedia art experience through one of The Carle’s online exhibitions, such as Asians, Everyday. This presentation of 26 artists’ work is curated by award-winning author and illustrator Grace Lin.

Make Art

The Carle’s Art Studio offers inspiration for creative projects that appeal to all ages.
torn collage papers arranged into stripes
Celebrate the sensory experience of working with paper.
White glue lines on brown paper
Make your own paper-and-glue rubbing plate to create patterned papers.
painted paper textured with lines
Create paintings and prints using materials from your recycling bin.

Artists & Authors

Kids sitting and smiling as they listen to a story being read aloud.

Get to know your family’s favorite picture book authors and artists! Hear about their work and inspirations in these video interviews.