WINDOM -- The public is invited to the opening reception of "God's Creation: Lester's Observation," an exhibit of more than 40 photographs of birds, butterflies, animals and outdoor landscapes by Mountain Lake photographer Lester Rupp.

The reception will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday in the Remick Gallery of the Cottonwood County Historical Society, with a short talk by the artist at 3 p.m. Light refreshments will be served.

The exhibit will be open from Jan. 16 through March 26. The Historical Society is open from 8 a.m. through 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.