Free Comic Book Day
Saturday May 7, 2016
On Free Comic Book Day, participating comic book shops around the world give away comic books free to anyone who comes into their stores. You can also get a free comic book at the library on Saturday May 7!
Join us on Saturday May 7 from 10:00 a.m. to noon at the Mechanicsville Branch Library for our Mechanicsville Mini Comic-con!
- Dress up as your favorite pop culture character and enter our costume contest with prizes for the best kids, teen, and adult costumes and goodie bags for everyone!Make papercrafts of your favorite characters, costume accessories, and comic book bookmarks! Complete activities at our Superhero School and receive a diploma when you graduate!Enjoy heroic snacks provided by the Friends of the Mechanicsville of the Library!
Every day is free graphic novel day when you have your Pamunkey Regional Library card. Find our graphic novels, manga, and anime DVDs for all ages on PamCat, our online catalog. You can also find them on OverDrive, our eBook lending service. Don't see a title you want? Use our online request form to ask for it.
Recommended Reading Lists for Grades K-8
Recommended Comics Web Sites
No flying, no tights (reviews)
Don't forget to pick up your free comic book (supplies are limited) and fill out our graphic novel survey, available at any branch library, on Free Comic Book Day. You could win some cool comics prizes. Thanks for helping to make our collection of graphic novels, manga, and anime DVDs great! Questions? E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.