Maurice Sendak Memorial Exhibition
December 16, 2019 – January 25, 2020All Day Event
The Gaston County Public Library is proud to host the Maurice Sendak Memorial Exhibition, which is a celebration of 50 Years, 50 Works, and 50 Reasons. This exhibition spotlights 50 original works by Maurice Sendak, who was an award-winning author and illustrator, most widely recognized for Where the Wild Things Are. Throughout his career, Sendak authored 22 books and illustrated 79 others.The exhibition has been on display in multiple cities and countries, including London, England; Toronto; Ontario; Houston, Texas; and Baltimore, Maryland.
The Maurice Sendak Memorial Exhibition will be on display at the Main Branch from December 16, 2019 to January 25, 2020. It will be open during library hours and will close each day 30 minutes prior to the library closing.