Celebrate the Season with DC Public Library & Fantom Comics!

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Celebrate the Season with DC Public Library & Fantom Comics!

Sink your fangs into these Halloween events at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library

Vampire mouth.Wanna get your spooky on? Gotta pricking in your thumbs? Can't wait 'til All Hallows Eve? We have the stuff you love.

The same folks that bring you Free Comic Book Day every May have now established a Halloween Comic Fest to further promote comics. DC Public Library and Fantom Comics have decided to answer this challenge by offering these free fun events, just for you!

Come often to share in that wicked holiday spirit and don't forget to bring your "Visit Four, Win More" card to the Welcome Desk in the Great Hall to get your colorful sticker:

Thursday, Oct. 24
7 p.m.
Horrifying Trends in Graphic Novels
This party kicks off with a bang as Devon Sanders of Fantom Comics reveals the most twisted horror trends in upcoming graphic novels.
in the Digital Commons
Adults Only

Saturday, Oct. 26
All Day
Trading Cards Tournament
Play Yu-Gi-Oh, Pokemon, or Magic: The Gathering for bragging rights and one-of-a-kind prizes at this all day event in the Digital Commons.  Keep an eye on the Smartboard to track the competition.
in the Digital Commons
Teens & Young Adults

Saturday, Oct. 26
All Day
Halloween Comic Fest Day
Free Comic Distribution
After a day of trolling for great freebies at your favorite comics shop, take your pick of free comics at your favorite downtown library!
in the Popular Library
Teens & Adults

Sunday, Oct. 27
2 p.m.
Teen Halloween Party & Costume Contest
Youth, ages 12 to 19, will strut their best stuff for fun and prizes.
in Teen Space
Teens Only

Tuesday, Oct. 29
6 p.m.
Pop Movies Double Feature
Featuring films from the thrilling Sci-Fi and B-movie horror houses of Roger Corman and Samuel Z. Arkoff.
in Room A-5 (on the lower level)
Teens & Adults


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