Chris Raschka: Artist Talk and Book Signing

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Hendrickson - SouthHendrickson Room
Hendrickson - NorthHendrickson Room
Thursday, June 28, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Details

Enjoy an evening with our artist-in-residence, acclaimed author and illustrator Chris Raschka. Chris will share an overview of his 25 years of making books for children. Learn how this boy born in Pennsylvania and raised in suburban Chicago, who learned music and enrolled in medical school before writing his first book, went on to create a prolific 60 children’s books. Chris is widely acclaimed for favorites, including Charlie Parker Played Be Bop, published in 1992, and Yo? Yes! which garnered a Caldecott Honor in 1994. Best for ages 8 to adult. Book sale and signing will follow. May register with 1 guest each.

This event is presented in conjunction with Bravo! Chris Raschka, an art exhibit from the National Center for Children’s Illustrated Literature, on display in the Marketplace from June 4 through August 12. Visit for more.

Chris Raschka
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library
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Signups open until Thu, 06/28/2018 - 6:30pm

06/28/2018 19:00:00 06/28/2018 20:30:00 America/Chicago Chris Raschka: Artist Talk and Book Signing Arlington Heights Memorial Library Program Hendrickson - South, Hendrickson - North,

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