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Please join us on Saturday, December 14th to celebrate the life of Thomas Spurgeon at The Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum (1813 N. High St., Columbus OH 43210)

5:00pm – 5:30pm: Refreshments
5:30pm – 6:30pm: Formal remarks
6:30pm – 7:00pm: Open forum for brief remembrances

The memorial will be held in the Jean and Charles Schulz Lecture Hall, located on the 2nd floor of Sullivant Hall. For more information on parking and location visit:

Guests are invited to stop by our Lucy Shelton Caswell Reading Room on the 1st floor to view an open house display of materials from the Thomas Spurgeon Collection held at our library, containing publications, original art, and manuscript material donated by Tom over the years.

The museum galleries will be open that day from 1pm-7pm.

Following the memorial, we’ll keep the conversation going at a local pub, location TBD.

For more information, or if you are interested in speaking at the memorial, contact

BICLM and the Spurgeon family invite all who knew, loved, and admired Tom to join us for this public memorial in lieu of a funeral service.

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