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The Eric Carle Museum, Lecture

November 6, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT

The 10th Annual Barbara Elleman Research Library (BERL) Lecture: Wendell Minor

In celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Barbara Elleman Research Library (BERL) Lecture, Wendell Minor reflects on his five decades in the publishing world.

The Carle is pleased to welcome author/illustrator Wendell Minor as guest speaker for the 10th anniversary of the Barbara Elleman Research Library (BERL) Lecture. His presentation, A “Minor” Retrospective, reflects on his five decades in the publishing world. Minor will talk about his early career as a book cover designer, and his transition to children’s book illustrator and author of over 60 award winning books.

Book signing to follow program. Can’t make it to the event? You may reserve signed books online or contact The Carle Bookshop at [email protected].

Don’t forget to purchase your museum admission in advance, as visitor capacity is reduced.

Holiday Membership Special!

Looking for a great gift this holiday season? Join or renew a membership for yourself or gift a membership to someone you love today. Give the gift of an experience they can enjoy year-round.

Members receive:

  • Free, unlimited admission
  • 15% discount at The Carle Bookshop (plus special promotions)
  • Priority line placement
  • Discounts on classes, workshops, and performances
  • Free Family Pass to share with a friend and more!

PLUS when you join or renew through Tuesday, November 23rd you’ll get a copy of your choice of What’s Your Favorite Food?, What’s Your Favorite Color?, or What’s Your Favorite Animal? all by Eric Carle and friends! A perfect gift to give alongside a membership to The Carle or to keep and treasure for yourself.


November 6, 2021
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT


The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
125 W Bay Road
Amherst, MA 01002
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