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Very Eric Carle

A Very Hungry, Quiet, Lonely, Clumsy, Busy Exhibit - Held Over Through September 11!

This beloved exhibit has returned to the Children's Museum for a summer visit! Explore activities inspired by five of Eric Carle’s classic books: The Very Hungry Caterpillar, The Very Quiet Cricket, The Very Lonely Firefly, The Very Clumsy Click Beetle and The Very Busy Spider.

In this exhibit, you can:

  •     Become the Very Hungry Caterpillar as you follow his path
  •     Weave a web with the Very Busy Spider
  •     Find your light with the Very Lonely Firefly
  •     Make the Very Clumsy Click Beetle flip and jump
  •     Compose a night symphony with the Very Quiet Cricket
  •     Create artwork using many of Eric Carle's materials and techniques
  •     Enjoy a gallery of prints from Eric Carle's Very Series as well as works in progress

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Very Eric Carle: A Very Hungry, Quiet, Lonely, Clumsy, Busy Exhibit was co-organized by Children's Museum of Pittsburgh and The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art.