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The Eric Carle Museum, Talk

November 14 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm EST

Meet Marc Brown

Celebrate 45 years of Arthur the aardvark with author/illustrator Marc Brown!

It’s been 45 years since Marc Brown created the most popular aardvark in the world – Arthur! In this family-friendly program, Brown will share his journey to becoming an award-winning author/illustrator and discuss his process in writing stories and developing characters, drawing for the audience along the way!

Book signing to follow program. Can’t make the event? You may reserve signed books online.

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


Author/Illustrator Marc Brown


Marc Brown is the creator of the bestselling Arthur Adventure book series and creative producer of the number-one children’s PBS television series “Arthur.” He has illustrated many books for children, including Marc Brown’s Playtime Rhymes, If All the Animals Came Inside, Ten Tiny Toes, and Wild About Books.

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 14
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm EST


The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
125 W Bay Road
Amherst, MA 01002
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(413) 658-1100
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