Frog and Toad on the Big Screen


Arnold Lobel, Study for cover of Step Lively Frog and Toad (possibly becomes Days with Frog and Toad), 1979.  Graphite, ink, and watercolor on paper pasted on illustration board, 19 15/16 x 15 15/16 in. Courtesy of the estate of Arnold Lobel. Copyright © estate of Arnold Lobel. Frog and Toad and the World of Arnold Lobel is organized by the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, in collaboration with The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, Amherst, Massachusetts.

Date/Time: Select Sundays and school holidays | 12:15–1pm
Sundays, Jan 5; Feb 23; Mar 23; Mondays, Jan 20; Feb 17
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About the Program

 Enter the world of Arnold Lobel’s two favorite friends as Frog and Toad come to life in the claymation films Frog and Toad Together and Frog and Toad are Friends


Lead support for Family Programs at The Contemporary Jewish Museum is provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Presenting partners include The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation and Target. Major support comes from Bank of America. Additional support is provided by Valerie and Norman Snart in honor of Waldo and Helen Blumberg.



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