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RED ALERT! Get Ready for Neighborhood Comics Fest!

October 16, 2019 - 2:59pm -- publicity

Neighborhood Comics Fest
Saturday, November 2, 1:00PM - 5:00PM 
Mount Pleasant Library

Not going to Comic Con on November 2? Then drop into Mount Pleasant Library for the third annual Neighborhood Comics Fest, a free, family event! There will be lots to see and do as local artists, librarians, and educators host creative, hands-on sessions; fun activity booths; and a comic book giveaway. Feel free to dress in costume as your favorite character! 

The event’s program includes the following highlights:
● Intergalactic dance battle featuring Big Nazo characters (starts at 3:00PM)
● Video game design with Bloxels (an intuitive platform for creating video games)
● Stop-motion animation design
● Sci-fi photo booth
● Life-size comic character installations
● Superhero T-shirt printing
● Comic book giveaway
● Digital drawing
● Food trucks
● Activities led by RISD, The Wilbury Theatre Group, and the Manton Avenue Project. 

Neighborhood Comics Fest is presented by staff of PCL’s Mount Pleasant and Olneyville libraries and event partners PVD Young Makers, The Wilbury Theater Group, RISD Museum, and Big Nazo. 

For more information about Neighborhood Comics Fest, contact Garrett Locke glocke@provcomlib.org or Joseph Morra jmorra@provcomlib.org  and follow updates on the Facebook event page.