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Opening Celebration: "The Little House"

Saturday, November 3

10:00 a.m. — 5:00 p.m.

Exhibition Related Programs

 

Cover of The Little House, by Virginia Lee Burton.

 

The Little House: Her Story features the work of beloved children's book author & illustrator and founder of the Folly Cove Designers Virginia Lee Burton (1909-1968). In addition to Burton's drawings, book illustrations and prints, an artfully-created scale model of her "Little House," which was fabricated in Japan for an exhibition held at the Gallery A4 in Tokyo last year, will also be on display in the gallery.
 
Opening day celebrations will include programs and activities for all ages. Free for CAM members or with admission. Reservations recommended.

Opening Day Schedule

10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.   Watercolor painting in the CAM Activity Center and origami daisy making in the gallery for all ages throughout the day.

10:30 a.m. / 12:00 p.m. / 1:30 p.m.   Story time: Join CAM staff for a reading of The Little House.

1:00 p.m.   Film-screening of Virginia Lee Burton: A Sense of Place with film producer Christine Lundberg.

3:00 to 5:00 p.m.   Light refreshments served in the gallery.

 

 →Download the schedule here

 

 


             
 
This exhibition was made possible through the support of:
Cape Ann Savings Bank and Cape Ann Savings Trust & Financial Services
Takenaka Scholarship Foundation
 
 
And the following individuals:
Nancy LeGendre & Walter Herlihy
Mary Craven | Margaret Pearson
Christine & Stephen Kahane | Arthur Ryan
J.J. & Jackie Bell | Gib & Sarah Carey
Paul & Christine Lundberg | Andrew Spindler

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