Little Golden Books Celebration
Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The ToonSeum, Pittsburgh’s Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art, invites you to a Little Golden Books Celebration!
Join The ToonSeum on Saturday May 17th from 4pm-7pm as we celebrate a seven-decade long legacy of childhood memories through the iconic Little Golden Books.
You’ll have the opportunity to gain a rare glimpse of original art from many of your childhood favorites, including Pokey Little Puppy,The Tawny Lion, Tootle, The Little Red Hen and many more.
There will be special story times with local celebrities including WTAE TV’s Sally Wiggin and everyone’s favorite neighbor, Mr. McFeely! The event also features hands-on crafts, live performances, artist demonstrations, treats and more. Each family will receive a very special Golden Book along with other surprises!
The Little Golden Books exhibition is chaired by Gregg and Yu-Ling Behr and made possible through the generous support of the Grable Foundation.
“We are thrilled to be a part of this special event which brings back wonderful childhood memories. We can’t wait to bring our daughters and read our favorite books.” – Yu-Ling & Gregg Behr
The cost for the Little Golden Books Celebration is $25 per family (up to 2 adults and up to 3 children). Additional children/adults are just $5 each. Tickets can be purchased online at www.eventbrite.com/events/goldenbooks
The Little Golden Books exhibit will be at the ToonSeum until July 5th 2014.
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The mission of the ToonSeum is to celebrate the art of cartooning. Our goal is to promote a deeper appreciation of the cartoonists and their work through hands-on workshops, community outreach, cartoon-oriented educational programming, and exhibitions or original cartoon art.