Events & Festivals

Maurice Sendak: 50 Year; 50 Works; 50 Reasons

Monday Mar 19 2018

All day

Farmington Public Library

Step into the fantastical imagination of Maurice Sendak, author and illustrator of the beloved children’s book, “Where the Wild Things Are”. Library hours: Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m, Friday - Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Event Information

Farmington Public Library
2101 Farmington Avenue Farmington, NM
Farmington Public Library
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$1 for kids, $3 for adults (18 and over)

In this special exhibit, you’ll explore 50 original artworks by the creative genius, including sketches, illustrations and works on paper. Presidents, illustrators, friends and celebrities also share their words about the renowned author—how he influenced their careers and touched their lives. 

Library Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Friday and Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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