March 4 Saturdays for Kids: Tales from the Trails Comic Books
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City
Info: 10:00 a.m. – Noon. A 2016 Western Heritage Awards winner, Texas Trails Illustrated: The Trail Drives by Mike Kearby and illustrated by Mack White, is an innovative retelling of the cattle drive in the style of the classic comic book. With engaging narration and intriguing detail, this comic captures all of the historical drama and danger of trailing cattle. After viewing paperback illustrations featured in the exhibition The Artistry of the Western Paperback, and tools of the trade along the Western frontier in the Museum’s galleries, kids are invited to hear the story Texas Trails Illustrated: The Trail Drives, and then create their very own comic book! Designed for children ages 4 – 12. Free for children and accompanying adults. Reservations requested by noon on Friday, March 3; call (405) 478-2250 ext. 264.