Kids Calendar: Concord Museum's Family Trees: A Celebration of Children's Literature
Release date: Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Event Date: 11/27/2013 – 1/1/2014
Kids with a passion for reading will want to check out the Concord Museum's new exhibition!
This November and December, check out Concord Museum's exhibition Family Trees focused on children's literature. During the holiday season, the Museums galleries are filled with 38 trees of all shapes and sizes fully decorated with original ornaments inspired by acclaimed children's storybooks and contemporary picture book favorites. Volunteer decorators let their minds run wild as they were inspired by the storylines, illustrations and characters.
Proceeds from this event benefit the Concord Museum's education initiatives. During this benefit event, admission is $15 adults, $10 seniors, $6 children (4–18); children under 4 and Members Free. Family Trees admission includes all of the Museum galleries and special exhibitions. For more information about this event and for the complete 2013 Family Trees booklist, visit online at http://www.concordmuseum.org/special-events-family-trees.php.
***The Concord Museum educates visitors of all ages about the history of Concord and its continuing influence on American political, literary and cultural life. The Museum's nationally significant collection serves as a catalyst for changing exhibitions, extended classroom learning, dynamic programs and publications relevant to an ever-changing world. Founded in 1886, the Museum is a center of cultural enjoyment for the region and a gateway to the town of Concord for visitors from around the world.