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The Eric Carle Museum
of Picture Book Art
  • 125 West Bay Road
  • Amherst, MA 01002


  • Mon- Friday10 am - 4 pm
  • Saturday 10am – 5pm
  • Sunday 12 pm - 5 pm

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Special Storytime: Ashley Benham Yazdani

May 4, 2019
Free with Museum Admission

The Carle is thrilled to welcome former Trinkett Clark intern and author/illustrator Ashley Benham Yazdani for her debut picture book, A Green Place to Be: The Creation of Central Park. Journey back to 1858 and learn about the visionaries who transformed a barren swampland into New York City’s Central Park, a green gift for everyone.

Book signing to follow program. Can’t make it to the event? You may reserve signed books online or contact The Carle Bookshop at
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