Comic Convention: Kids Read Comics 2015

Sunday June 21, 2015: 12:30 pm to 6:00 pm -- Downtown Library: 1st Floor Lobby

This event is intended for all ages

AADL hosts the 7th Annual Kids Read Comics Convention, featuring over 40 of your favorite authors, including Kean Soo (Jellaby), Tory Woollcott (Mirror Mind), Raina Telgemeier (Smile, Sisters), Faith Erin Hicks (Adventures of Superhero Girl), Rafael Rosado (Giants Beware!), Ruth McNally Barshaw (Ellie McDoodle), and more!

Kids, teens, and adults can participate in over 25 awesome cartooning workshops and creative games. Kids can also vote in the third annual Kids’ Comics Awards, the only comics awards chosen by kids. The winners will be announced during a ceremony at AADL featuring puppets, super villains, and more!

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Question

Hi I am a local comic creator is there any way I can get involved?


Woah, I didn't know those

Woah, I didn't know those authors would be there!! Totally going


Just can't wait!

My daughter (9) is super excited to go to his event!


awesome

this is just awesome


Great lineup!

Great lineup!


Nice event!

It's good to see that comics are also included as part of reading fun.


Get Involved with KRC

Hi, thanks for your interest! You can join in the fun this year by attending the event. There's a great lineup of artists and programs. Stop by the KRC table and say hi! If you'd like to be even more involved next year, please visit kidsreadcomics.org – table applications open in January. You can also follow KRC Twitter and FB feeds to get updates.


awesome

the awesome thing taht I have wawited a long time


BIG FUN

as an amatuer comic enthusiast i accidentally sumbled into this event last year. I WAS NOT DISAPPOINTED.

I got to meet local comics creators and win points for the summer game and bought posters of Miguel Cabrera dressed as Batman and Justin Verlander as Superman. WHAT A DAY