on mental illness is set
A National Alliance on Mental Illness Basics course starts Oct. 1 in northwest Oklahoma City. The free six-week course is for parents and caregivers of children and adolescents who have been diagnosed with a mental or emotional disturbance or are experiencing symptoms but have not been diagnosed. For more information, call 230-1900.
Cartoonist to speak
EDMOND — Edmond author and cartooning professor Hall Duncan will speak Saturday at the Edmond Historical Society and Museum, 431 S Boulevard. Duncan, known as Dr. D, published his first cartoon in the Open Road for Boys mgazine at age 14 in 1939. His publications in the United States include 14 illustrated books for children and retirees. His cartoon strips, illustrations and articles have appeared in African and American magazines and newspapers. His presentation, “The World Is My Classroom and You Are My Teacher,” will start at 2 p.m. Admission is free. For more information, go to www.edmondhistory.org.