Pittsfield: Cartoonist to present children’s program


Paul Merklein will present "Drawing Super Heroes" at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 8, in the Berkshire Athenaeum auditorium as part of the Summer Reading Program.

Merklein will entertain the children with his talents and jokes and will show the audience how to draw some of their favorite super heroes.

Merklein has self-syndicated two cartoons, "Edna" and "Mixed Blessings," to newspapers and magazines.

This 45 minute family event is free and appropriate for ages 5 and up. No registration is required but children under 10 must be accompanied at all times by an adult over 18 years of age.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum.


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