Tag: Graphic Novels

  • Enter the MoComCon 2024 Art & Essay Contests!

    Enter the MoComCon 2024 Art & Essay Contests!

    MoComCon Returns to MCPL This January! MoComCon is back Saturday, January 20, 2024, at Germantown Library! MoComCon 2024 Art and Essay contests also return as part of our celebration of all things comics, graphic novels, and fandoms! Both contests open November 1st and close at 5pm on Friday, December 8, 2023. What is the MoComCon Art Contest?  Combine your love of art and fandoms…

  • Enter the MoComCon 2023 Art & Essay Contest!

    Enter the MoComCon 2023 Art & Essay Contest!

    MoComCon Returns to MCPL This January! MoComCon is back Saturday, January 14, 2023, at Germantown Library! MoComCon 2023 Art and Essay contests also return as part of our celebration of all things comics, graphic novels, and fandoms! Both contests open November 1st and close at 5 PM Wednesday, December 14, 2022. What is the MoComCon Art Contest?  Combine your love of art and fandoms…

  • Join MoComCon 2022 this January 15

    Join MoComCon 2022 this January 15

    MoComCon 2022, MCPL’s annual celebration of all things comics, graphic novels and fandoms, returns on Saturday, January 15. Check out our schedule of virtual events and join in all day long. Click on each event link below in the schedule to learn more. We will update with direct Zoom links on Saturday morning. MoComCon Event…

  • Enter the MoComCon 2022 Art & Essay Contests!

    Enter the MoComCon 2022 Art & Essay Contests!

    MoComCon Returns to MCPL in January! MoComCon happens January 15, 2022, this year at the Germantown Library! MoComCon 2022 Art & Essay contests also return as part of the celebration of all things comics, graphic novels and fandoms. The deadline to enter both contests is December 15. What are the MoComCon Art & Essay Contests?…

  • Graphic Novel (10+) and Cartooning (50+) Classes Produce Amazing Art!

    Graphic Novel (10+) and Cartooning (50+) Classes Produce Amazing Art!

    A drawing class is a wonderful venue to tell a story, express emotions, communicate and connect with others. Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL) conducted two five-session virtual classes in May and June: “Create a Graphic Novel” (for ages 10 and up) and “Cartooning” (for ages 50 +). In partnership with MCPL, illustrator, cartoonist and animator Leila Cabib taught…

  • Celebrate MoComCon 2021 with Graphic Novel Book Talks

    Celebrate MoComCon 2021 with Graphic Novel Book Talks

    MoComCONline, Montgomery County Public Libraries’ first all-virtual MoComCon, happens this Saturday, January 16. To celebrate, our librarians present a series of Book Talks, discussing the graphic novels they love. Enjoy talks from Librarians Beth Chandler, Camille Robinson and David Zelonka. Some of these graphic novels are “old school,” and others are newer releases. Watch each…

  • MoComCon Art, Cosplay & Essay Contest Open!

    MoComCon Art, Cosplay & Essay Contest Open!

    Today is the first day for entries to the MoComCon 2021 Art, Cosplay and Essay Contest. You have three options to participate in this year’s competition: Create artwork of your favorite character from any fandom, book, television show, or movie, or invent your own original character! Create and dress up in a costume of your…

  • MoComCon 2020 Art Contest Winners!

    MoComCon 2020 Art Contest Winners!

    Winners for MoComCon’s 2020 art contest have been selected, and we’ve got lots of great art to show you. Take a look below. And don’t forget, if you’re interested in participating next year’s contest, check out our website in late 2020 for more details. And The Winners Are… Honorable Mention! If you’d like to see…