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At Registration – Register in person or online; visit us in person to receive a Scrappers game voucher and other coupons.
For 12 hours read – get a paperback book of your choice. while supplies last
For 30 hours or more – get entered into a drawing for a $50 Amazon gift card and get an invitation to a special evening with Chris Yambar, author and graphic novelist.
READ – books, magazines, eBooks and graphic novels.
LISTEN TO – Audio eBooks or books on CD.
Want to write your own graphic novel? Join Chris Yambar, regular contributor to the Simpson's television show and author of the Mr. Beat books, for a two-day, hands on workshop and learn how this pop artist, publisher, and comics writer creates the unique art that has won him national acclaim. For teens and adults. Reservations are needed. Call 330.744.8636 or register online below.
Austintown, 2 p.m., Wed., Aug. 20 - register online
Austintown, 2 p.m., Thurs., Aug. 21 - register online
Teens who read 30 hours by July 26 are invited to an ice cream party with Chris Yambar. Learn how writing and illustrating comic books go hand-in-hand.
Poland, 7 p.m., Thurs., Aug. 7
Visit the artist's website: http://www.yambar.com/
Summer Reading Sponsors:
Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley
Friends of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County
Friends of the Library – Austintown, Boardman and Poland Branch Libraries
Mahoning Valley Scrappers