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Free Comic Book Day 2013


May 4, 2013

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Free Comic Book Day is a single day - the first Saturday in May each year - when participating comic shops and libraries across North America and around the world give away comic books absolutely free. *Comics will be available on a first come, first serve basis. Limit of one single comic book per customer. Program starts at 11:00 AM on the second floor graphic novel space. Just look for the tables by the elevators. For more information on the event, please visit the website

Patrons who "Like" Mid-Manhattan's Facebook page or who follow us on Twitter @midmanhattanlib may qualify for an additional comic. If you Like us or follow us already, you also qualify. Please bring in confirmation of this, either with a printout or by showing staff members via a mobile device or smartphone. Raffles for additional comics will also be held during the event. Ask at the free comic table on May 4th for more details. A second comic is available only while supplies last.

*Please note that some comic titles may not be suitable for all ages.

Events are on the 1st Floor, unless otherwise noted.
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All programs are FREE and subject to change or cancellation.


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