Events

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Art Studio

Visit the Art Studio to enjoy the Everyday Art Project. Art Studio team members welcome you to the space, share project ideas, and answer questions. Take your artwork home, or leave it for others to see.
Individuals sitting in auditorium for a program.

Film Screenings

Short films are screened in our Auditorium, including animated versions of new and classic picture book stories and family-friendly documentaries about illustrators. Several different films are shown each day.
Group of children looking and pointing at book held by adult.

Storytime

Led by staff trained in the Whole Book Approach, visitors will share stories through movement, song, and play while looking closely and learning about the art and design of picture books.

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Jan
10
thru
Dec
29
All Day
For Families

Storytime

Move, sing, play, and learn about the art and design of picture books. (Wednesdays - Fridays at 11:00 am; Saturdays at 11:00 am and 2:00 pm; Sundays at 2:00 pm.)

May
22
thru
Jun
23
All Day
For Families

Everyday Art Project: The Space Between

May 22 - June 23

Create a tunnel book to explore the space between the pages of your own unique story!

May
31
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Story Chasers

Embark on a storytelling adventure across the museum.

May
31
Fri
2:00 pm
Talks

Gallery Tour

Join Assistant Curator Isabel Ruiz Cano for a tour of the galleries.

Jun
6
Thu
All Day
For Families

Everyday Art Project: Birds of a Feather

Create a layered drawing and design your own unique bird feather!

Jun
7
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Word Play with The Center Dance Studio

Bring your dancing feet for creative movement inspired by picture books.

Jun
7
Fri
2:00 pm
Talks

Gallery Tour

Join Director of Education Courtney Waring for a tour of the galleries.

Jun
14
Fri
2:00 pm
Talks

Gallery Tour

Join Assistant Curator Isabel Ruiz Cano for a tour of the galleries.

Jun
14
Fri
4:30 pm
Artists & Authors

Members' Preview—Fuzuê! Invention & Imagination in the Art of Roger Mello

Private preview of this new exhibition for supporters of The Carle!

Jun
15
Sat
11:30 am
For Families

Yoga for Kids!

Children ages 3-6 will explore movement and fun inspired by the beautiful nature found in Bobbie’s Meadow.

Jun
19
Wed
All Day

Museum Closed in Observance of Juneteenth

The Carle is closed in commemoration of Juneteenth.

Jun
21
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Braille Storytime with Mary Westgate

Join us for this interactive storytime featuring singing, musical instruments, and braille books!

Jun
21
Fri
2:00 pm
Talks

Gallery Tour

Join Chief Curator Ellen Keiter for a tour of the galleries.

Jun
26
thru
Aug
4
All Day
For Families

Everyday Art Project: Neon Narratives

Create your own colorful book with materials inspired by the art of Roger Mello!

Jun
27
Thu
11:00 am
For Families

Bilingual Storytime: Portuguese & English

Join us for a read-aloud of Roger Mello’s Joāo by a Thread in Portuguese and English.

Jun
28
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Story Chasers

Embark on a storytelling adventure across the museum.

Jun
28
Fri
2:00 pm
Talks

Gallery Tour

Join Museum Educator David Feinstein for a tour of the galleries.

Jul
5
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Word Play with The Center Dance Studio

Bring your dancing feet for creative movement inspired by picture books.

Jul
7
Sun
2:00 pm
For Families

Bilingual Storytime: Portuguese & English

Join us for a read-aloud of Roger Mello’s Joāo by a Thread in Portuguese and English.

Jul
12
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Open Book, Open Play

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