Comic Book Day events at Mesa Library
All Mesa Public Library locations are celebrating free Comic Book Day on Saturday, May 2 with free events. Pick up a free comic book (while supplies last) or swap your own, create your own comic book page or meet a famous comic book artist and novelist or a comic book pro. Come dressed as your favorite superhero or comic book character and have a fun day with us!
Free Comic Book Day comic books (one per person while supplies last):
• Courtesy of Gotham City Comics at Main Library at 10 a.m.
• Courtesy of Samurai Comics and Mesa Comics at Dobson Ranch Library at 10 a.m.
• Courtesy of Mesa Comics at Red Mountain Library at 1 p.m.
• Courtesy of Mesa Comics at Mesa Express Library at 10 a.m.
Build-A-Lair Craft at Main Library from 10 a.m. to noon
Superhero Cuffs for Kids Craft at Main Library from 11 a.m. to noon
Superhero Fridge Magnets for Teens & Adults Craft at Main Library from 11 a.m. to noon.
Superhero Costume Contest at Main Library from noon to 1 p.m.
Create Your Own Comic Book Page at Dobson Ranch Library from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Comic Book Swaps: bring one to exchange for another someone else brought:
• 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.- 2 p.m. at Dobson Ranch Library
• 1 p.m.- 2 p.m. at THINKspot at Red Mountain Library
• 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. at Main Library
Cosplay Photo Workshop at THINKspot at Red Mountain Library from 2 p.m.- 4 p.m. Put yourself as a superhero into a cool background! Registration is required online at www.mesalibrary.org or call (480) 644-3100.
Meet comic book artist and novelist James A. Owen all day at Main Library
“All Things Comics” talk with a pro from Mesa Comics at THINKspot at Red Mountain Library 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Take a selfie with a Character Cut-Out at Dobson Ranch, Red Mountain or life-size Deadpool at Red Mountain Library.
Match the Superhero to their Superstrength - all day at Mesa Express Library
All these events can be found online at: www.MesaLibrary.org
Bring your library card, or get one, and check out some graphic novels from our excellent collection.
For most events, no registration is necessary and all ages are welcomed. For more information call (480) 644-3100.
Contact: Lily King-Cisneros