NRCC Public Relations
New River Community College Library will host its first Comic Con Saturday, Nov. 1, in the library and student lounge areas of Martin Hall on the Dublin campus.
The 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 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”).
Area dealers attending 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 on artists, authors and dealers attending will be posted on the NRCC Comic Con Facebook page at www.facebook.com/NRCCcomiccon.