Aug 11 2014
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The New River Community College Library will host its first ever Comic Con on Saturday, November 1, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Library and Student Lounge areas of Martin Hall at NRCC in Dublin.
The event will feature artists, authors and dealers from around the New River Valley and beyond. John Rose, artist of the comic strip "Snuffy Smith" will offer a demonstration. Authors attending include Tyler Leslie ("Ancient Armada"), Tiffany Trent ("Hallowmere") and Angie Smibert ("Memento Nora," "The Meme Plague").
Some of the area dealers attending the event include B&D Comic Shop of Roanoke, Frank's Cool Stuff of Roanoke, Roger Mannon of Floyd, Archvillain Comics of Blacksburg and Drunken Trog Studio of Max Meadows.
Cosplayers and children wearing their Halloween costumes are welcome at the all-ages event.
Admission is free and the event is open to the public.
Updates about artists, authors and dealers attending, are being posted on the NRCC Comic Con Facebook page at www.facebook.com/NRCCcomiccon.