Meet the Author: Maira Kalman

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Photograph: courtesy Penguin Group Thomas Jefferson: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Everything, by Maira Kalman
Children's book author and illustrator Maira Kalman will stop by the museum to read from her new book, Thomas Jefferson, about the past commander-in-chief's life. She'll surprise the young audience with interesting facts about one of our Founding Fathers before discussing her research and creative process. A book signing will take place following the presentation. Ages 9 and up.