Comics and Manga

 

If you like comics, manga, or anime and want to discuss them with others, LFPL has just the thing for you!

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Join us Friday, August 7 at the Main Library for Animecon 12, LFPL’s annual all-day Japanese-style animation and Asian culture convention.

Registration is FREE for teens (ages 12-19) – click here to sign up.

Check back soon for a complete list of activities and presentations.


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Graphic Novel Discussion Group @ the Main Library

Moderator:  Anthony Buchanan – (502) 574-1611

Meets at the Main Library on the second Monday every month.

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

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  • August 10, 2015 @ 6:00 PM – Please join us as we discuss Fables by Bill Willingham.
  • September 14, 2015 @ 6:00 PM – Please join us as we discuss Boxers and Saints by Gene Luen Yang.

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  • October 12, 2015 @ 6:00 PM – Please join us as we discuss Sound and Vision, an examination of works influenced by or that are about music.

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Check out the Main’s  Suggested Reading Lists

 


 

Anime Afternoons @ the Shawnee Branch

Teens and Adults 17 years of age and older are welcome.

EVERY THURSDAY EVENING AT 7:00 PM

ALSO:

Graphic Novels Book Club @ the Shawnee Branch

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

  • Saturday, August 08, 2015 @ 2:00 PM – Fun Home by Alison Bechdel

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For more info, please call 574-1722.


 

Graphic Novel Discussion Group @ the Shively Branch

  • Saturday, August 15, 2015 @ 1:30 PM – Share your favorites and discover new series to begin reading. Marvel Comics.

 

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STARTING IN SEPTEMBER, THE GRAPHIC NOVEL DISCUSSION GROUP WILL BEGIN MEETING EVERY OTHER WEDNESDAY @ 3:00 PM

Upcoming meetings will take place on the following dates:

  • Wednesday, September 9, 2015
  • Wednesday, September 23, 2015
  • Wednesday, October 7, 2015
  • Wednesday, October 21, 2015

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For more info, please call 574-1730.


Check out our sister blog for Teens at LFPL.

It has some interesting articles and info about comics and anime at a local branch near you!


Anime Clubs at LFPL

LFPL has five Anime Clubs, one at each of the following branches:

As well, the Bon Air Branch has a Teen Book Club that regularly discusses manga and anime titles. For upcoming meetings times, click here.


Check out the Manga and Anime FAQ created by Katherine Skaggs, Library Assistant at the Highlands-Shelby Park Branch.