Past Events

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

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Jun
25
Sat
11:00 am
Artists & Authors, For Families, Performances, Talks

Collage Day at The Carle

Join us for storytimes, artist talks, and book signings for the opening of Celebrating Collage: A 20th Anniversary Exhibition.
Jun
24
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Garden of Verses with The Center Dance Studio

Join us for this gentle, joyful introduction to creative movement for toddlers and their caregivers.

Jun
19
Sun
All Day

Museum Closed in Observance of Juneteenth

The Carle is closed in commemoration of Juneteenth.
Jun
18
Sat
10:30 am
For Families

Yoga for Kids!

(Program is FULL) Children ages 3-6 will explore movement and fun inspired by the beautiful nature found in Bobbie’s Meadow. Space is limited.
Jun
17
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
3
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Word Play with The Center Dance Studio

Join us for creative movement inspired by picture books. Bring your imagination and your dancing feet! 

May
27
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Eric Carle Bilingual Storytime: Mandarin & English

Join us for this interactive bilingual storytime in Mandarin and English.
May
21
Sat
2:00 pm
Artists & Authors, For Families

Special Storytime: Kristen Nordstrom

Join us for a special storytime that profiles scientists and engineers that have investigated nature, made a fascinating discovery, and applied their findings to an invention that helps people and our planet.
May
20
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Braille Storytime with Mary Westgate

Join us for this interactive storytime featuring singing, musical instruments, and braille books!
May
19
thru
Jun
19
All Day
For Families

Everyday Art Project: Art Studio Cat Café & Dog Park

Create your own cat and dog sculptures out of re-used materials!
May
14
Sat
2:00 pm
Artists & Authors, For Families

Special Storytime: Guilherme Karsten

Join award-winning Brazilian author and illustrator Guilherme Karsten for an interactive read-aloud of his book Aaahhh! 
May
13
Fri
11:00 am
For Families

Word Play with The Center Dance Studio

Join us for creative movement inspired by picture books. Bring your imagination and your dancing feet! 

May
10
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.
May
1
Sun
2:00 pm
Artists & Authors, For Families

Special Storytime: Michael Sampson

Author Michael Sampson shares his newest book, Armadillo Antics!
Apr
30
Sat
12:15 pm
For Families

Picture Books from Brazil: Bilingual Storytime

Join us for this bilingual storytime featuring Brazilian picture books in English and Portuguese.

Apr
30
Sat
11:00 am
For Families

Picture Books from Brazil: Bilingual Storytime

Join us for this bilingual storytime featuring Brazilian picture books in English and Portuguese.

Apr
30
Sat
All Day
Online

Independent Bookstore Day Sale

Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day with The Carle Bookshop Saturday, April 30th with 10% off all book purchases in-store and online. 
Apr
28
Thu
12:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Online, Talks

Translating Picture Books

Join Ruth Ahmedzai Kemp, Daniel Hahn, Lawrence Schimel, and Helen Wang as they answer questions about being a translator and the translation of picture books.
Apr
27
Wed
6:30 pm
Online, Workshops

Whole Book Approach (2 sessions)

PROGRAM IS FULL (Two sessions) Discover the difference between reading with children and reading to children in this interactive workshop.
Apr
23
Sat
2:00 pm
Artists & Authors, Talks

The Barbara Elleman Research Library (BERL) Lecture: Wendell Minor

Join us as award-winning artist Wendell Minor reflects on his five decades in the publishing world.