Past Events

Better late than never! Browse The Carle’s past events.
Group photo of visitors with Captain underpants.
Visitors with Captain Underpants and Dog Man at Meet Dav Pilkey!, 2018

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Sep
25
Sat
11:00 am
Artists & Authors, For Families

Special Storytime: Jacqueline Tourville

Join us for this inspiring storytime about autism advocate Temple Grandin!

Sep
24
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Braille Storytime with Mary Westgate

Join us for this interactive storytime featuring singing, musical instruments, and braille books!
Sep
23
Thu
7:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Online

The 2021 Virtual Carle Honors

This September, The Carle celebrates exceptional individuals and organizations at 15th annual awards ceremony.

Sep
21
Tue
4:00 pm
Artists & Authors, For Families, Online

A Storm Will Always Pass: The Story Behind "The Longest Storm"

Enjoy a story reading and drawing activity with Dan Yaccarino!
Sep
18
Sat
11:00 am
Artists & Authors, For Families

Special Storytime: Dan Yaccarino

Enjoy a special storytime and drawing activity with Dan Yaccarino!
Sep
14
Tue
7:00 pm
Online, Workshops

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

(Two sessions) Explore how to use picture books to help young people identify and manage emotions, navigate relationships, and cope with difficult situations.

Sep
9
Thu
7:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Online

Book Share with Sean Rubin and Aaron Becker

Join Sean Rubin and Aaron Becker as they share their recent nonfiction picture books that celebrate the tree that survived the September 11, 2011 attacks on the World Trade Center.
Sep
3
Fri
11:30 am
For Families

Word Play with The Center Dance Studio

Join us for creative movement inspired by Grace Lin’s A Big Mooncake for Little Star. Bring your imagination and your dancing feet! 

Aug
28
Sat
11:00 am
Artists & Authors, For Families

Special Storytime with Tal Goldfajn

Join us for an interactive storytime with a book that reimagines the classic mermaid tale! 

Aug
26
Thu
10:00 am
Artists & Authors, For Families, Online

Special Storytime: Vanessa Brantley-Newton

Vanessa Brantley-Newton shares her newest book, Becoming Vanessa, a story of a little girl learning to celebrate her uniqueness.
Aug
25
Wed
6:30 pm
Online, Workshops

Whole Book Approach (2 sessions)

(Two sessions) Discover the difference between reading with children and reading to children in this interactive workshop.
Aug
19
Thu
All Day
For Families

August Adventures

A free day at The Carle, thanks to the Highland Street Foundation! Note: Tickets are SOLD OUT
Aug
12
Thu
7:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Online, Talks

Putting Books to Work

Award-winning author and artist Grace Lin discusses ways that we can use books as tools to integrate diversity into our children’s lives
Aug
12
thru
Sep
19
All Day
For Families

Everyday Art Project: Shape Your Story

Experiment with shapes and watercolor pencils to start your own stories.
Aug
8
Sun
All Day
For Families

Mask-only Free Sunday

A free, mask-only day at The Carle. Note: Tickets are SOLD OUT.

Jul
29
Thu
7:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Online, Talks

Leonard S. Marcus on Censorship

In his new book, Marcus interviews author Lesléa Newman about what it’s like to have work banned or challenged in America today.

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.