Local illustrator and author Russ Cox will present two “Ready, Set, Draw!” drawing workshops at Pittsfield Public Library.

Cox will work with the youngest library visitors, infants to 7 years old, on creative artwork at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 21.

On Thursday, July 28, also at 10:30 a.m., children,8 and older, will create one-of-a kind illustrated stories.

Cox wrote and illustrated “Faraway Friends” and has illustrated many books for other authors.

For more information, call the library at 487-5880.