An opening reception will be held from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, and patrons can view original sketches and drawings, including final comic strips, calendars and stuffed animals. Garfield, created by Indiana’s Jim Davis, appears in 2,100 newspapers around the world, making it the most widely syndicated comic in the world.
The exhibit may be viewed from 2-9 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, noon-4 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.
The center will host free programs on designing short cartoons from noon-4 p.m. Saturdays throughout the month.
Classes on drawing cartoons will be offered from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturdays through July 9. The cost is $75 for the series.
Call 327-7135 for more information or to register for the classes.