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Grand Opening Celebrations Announced!

Posted by: Andrew on: September 19, 2011

11am-7pm Saturday October 1st

12pm-6pm Sunday October 2nd

742 Bathurst Street,Toronto

 

 

 

It’s official:  Little Island Comics’ inaugural events on the first weekend of October 2011 will mark the debut of its events space with visits from local comics creators and the launch of Claudia Dávila’s new book Luz Sees the Light.

Our Grand Opening festivities will be a celebration of children’s comics and of Toronto’s comics community. A stellar schedule of local creator visits will be augmented by fun, informal activities for kids from open to close each day during the Grand Opening weekend. As well, select titles will be offered at door-crasher prices, so be sure to check back here next week to find out about the Grand Opening deals!

 

Scheduled creator appearances include:

Saturday October 1st

  • 1:00pm – Fiona Smyth (The Never Weres)
  • 3:00pm – LAUNCH: Claudia Dávila (Luz Sees the Light)

Sunday October 2nd

  • 12:00pm – Clayton Hanmer (Cton’s Super A-Maze-Ing Year Of Crazy Comics!)
  • 2:00pm – Jeremy Tankard (Boo-hoo Bird)
  • 4:00pm – Kean Soo (Jellaby) and Tory Woollcott (Mirror Mind)

 

We’ll see you there!

 

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About Little Island Comics

Little Island Comics is the first kids comic book store in North America–maybe even the world! Owned and operated by international comics institution The Beguiling–celebrating their 25th Anniversary in 2012–the store features thousands of comics, graphic novels and manga, and a great lineup of programming and events with kids comic and book authors from around the world!

Little Island Comics
742 Bathurst Street
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
M5S 2R6
Phone: 416-901-7489
E-mail: mail@littleislandcomics.com