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The Carle’s Annual Educators’ Night with Bryan Collier

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The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art

125 West Bay Road

Amherst, MA 01002

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(2 PDPs) The Carle is pleased to announce its Annual Educators’ Night featuring a presentation and book signing with Bryan Collier, six-time winner of the Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award and four-time recipient of the Caldecott Honor. Participants will also have time to visit the special exhibition, Our Voice: Celebrating the Coretta Scott King Illustrator Awards.

This event is free and open to all educators as space permits. Reservations are required and begin September 25. Free materials for classrooms will be available and light refreshments will be served.

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3:30 – 4:30 pm
Browse the Museum, collect free materials for your classroom, and enjoy light refreshments

4:30 – 4:45 pm
Welcoming Remarks with Courtney Waring, Director of Education

4:45-5:15
“Collect, Arrange, Attach: Building on the Instinctive Skills and Interests of Children,” with Shannon Merenstein, owner of Hatch Art Studio (Pittsburgh, PA) and author of Collage Workshop for Kids

5:30 – 6:30 pm
“You Can Never Outgrow a Picture Book,” with Guest Speaker Bryan Collier

6:30 – 7:00 pm
Book signing with Bryan Collier and Shannon Merenstein
Limit one book from home/unlimited books from The Carle Bookshop. Can’t make it to the event? You may reserve signed books online or contact The Carle Bookshop at shop@carlemuseum.org.

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