London library to host Mini Comic Con

Staff report

The London Public Library will be hosting its first Mini Comic Con, a celebration of comics, at 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 30. The finale for the children’s, teen, and adult summer reading programs, the Mini Comic Con is intended for all ages.

Attendees are encouraged to dress as their favorite hero or costumed character and participate in the Cosplay Contest for tasty prizes. There will be photo opportunities, giveaways, games, and a door prize featuring the “Tribute Edition of Bone Volume One” signed by creator Jeff Smith.

The featured guest of the Mini Comic Con will be Mat Washburn, creator of webcomic Evan Yeti. He will be doing personalized, autographed sketches for attendees and will be bringing puzzles and other activities for children to play with.

This event is completely free of charge and no registration is required. So, wash your mask and iron your cape, and join London’s first Mini Comic Con for more super heroic fun than you can handle with all your super strength. And be sure to check out to get caught up on all the Evan Yeti adventures.

The London Public Library is located at 20 E. First St., London. For more information, call 740-852-9543 or visit online at

Staff report