For the past eleven years our mascot for the Children's Courtyard has been a frog. Why a frog? Because the word for "frog" in Japanese is kaeru. But kaeru also means "to return" in Japanese. And we want the children whose names are in the Courtyard to return to the Museum again and again because they are literally part of the Museum. Higashi Glaser Design, creators of Zolo Toys, reinterpreted our Courtyard Kaeru in their design inspired by origami.
Back reads "*frog = kaeru = return" Made from baby soft, ring spun cotton. Bottom snap. Come in 2T size only.
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