The book “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” is turning 50 years old. In celebration of this, Butterfly Wonderland partnered with Penguin Publishing and Eric Carle, the author of the book, to create a special exhibit. The exhibit runs now until the end of August.
This special exhibit has displays and activities that are fun for both kids and parents. There will be live caterpillars and some other creations that Carle illustrated in some of his books. You can see giant storybook pages from “The Very Hungry Caterpillar,” take selfies or family pictures in front of many colorful backdrops, and collect trading cards and so much more.
“The Very Hungry Caterpillar” is a children’s picture book that was first published in 1969. Over the years the book has captivated many generations of kids and has sold over 30 million copies worldwide. The story is about a hungry caterpillar who eats his way through the garden. The book is educational with easy to read words, numbers, days of the week, food items and the life stages of a butterfly