WHERE: Ambler Theater, 108 E. Butler Ave., Ambler, Pa.
Edward Lear is best known for “The Owl and the Pussycat” and other nonsense poetry. But Lear was also a fine painter and an adventurous, worldwide traveler. Robert Peck will discuss the remarkable life and natural history paintings of this beloved children's writer, who mysteriously abandoned his scientific work.
COST: $15 to $20