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Creating, Pitching, and Publishing Comics

Live Online Event

2021-06-26 14:45:00 2021-06-26 15:45:00 America/New_York Creating, Pitching, and Publishing Comics "Damned Cursed Children" creator, Howard Wong, will talk about whats involved in the creation of a comic book - from idea to pitch to publication. In the Community -

Saturday, June 26
2:45pm - 3:45pm

Add to Calendar 2021-06-26 14:45:00 2021-06-26 15:45:00 America/New_York Creating, Pitching, and Publishing Comics "Damned Cursed Children" creator, Howard Wong, will talk about whats involved in the creation of a comic book - from idea to pitch to publication. In the Community -

"Damned Cursed Children" creator, Howard Wong, will talk about whats involved in the creation of a comic book - from idea to pitch to publication.

Ever wondered how to take an idea for a comic and turn it into a pitch to publishers? Join Howard Wong, co-creator and co-writer of the hit miniseries Damned, Cursed Children from Source Point Press. Howard will share his experiences and tips in this presentation on how he went from the idea for Damned, Cursed Children to published comic miniseries!

Howard Wong is an award-nominated writer and creative development specialist with over two decades in corporate and creative industries experiences. His passion for speculative fiction, narrative-driven intellectual property development, creative and cross-cultural media content has led him to work in animation, children's books, comic books, high-end collectible toys, intellectual property development, marketing and branding, videogames, mobile games, and new media story development. He has worked with Autodesk Sketchbook, Bandai Namco Asia Company Limited, Bungie Inc., Hong Kong Disneyland, Marvel Comics, 6Waves, Toni & Guy, Threezero (Hong Kong) Ltd., WowWee and others.

This interactive online presentation will be held on Zoom. Registrants will be emailed the link immediately upon registration.  (Please check your Junk and Spam folders right away if you don't see the confirmation email and link in your Inbox). Participants will need to download the latest version of Zoom in advance to the device they’ll be using during the presentation.

AGE GROUP: | Teens | Seniors | New Adults | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Interests & Lifelong Learning | Arts & Entertainment |

TAGS: | King Con |

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Fri, May 24, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Visit the KFPL booth at the Frontenac Farmers Market in Harrowsmith! Check out a book and learn about our programs from our fantastic staff!

Sat, May 25, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Fun for the whole family! Join KFPL in the kids zone for stories and songs at 4:30 & 5:30 p.m. Afterwards, come learn about KFPL's exciting summer lineup of reading clubs, performers and more!

Tue, May 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
For children of all ages. Drop in! Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Wed, May 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
For children of all ages. Drop in! Join us for stories, songs & plenty of fun at Greenwood Park. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook to log the books we read!

Thu, May 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
For children of all ages. Drop in and join us for stories, songs & plenty of fun in the City Hall Amphitheatre in downtown Kingston. Don't forget your blanket & sunscreen!

Tue, Jun 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Wed, Jun 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
For children of all ages. Drop in! Join us for stories, songs & plenty of fun at Greenwood Park. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook to log the books we read!

Thu, Jun 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
For children of all ages. Drop in and join us for stories, songs & plenty of fun in the City Hall Amphitheatre in downtown Kingston. Don't forget your blanket & sunscreen!

Fri, Jun 07, 10:30am - 11:15am
All ages. We're kicking off our bi-weekly outdoor Storytime at Sydenham Point with a fun-filled, family friendly concert with Mellow Lily! This program is in partnership with EarlyON.

Sat, Jun 08, 10:30am - 11:45am
For families. Join us at the Inclusive Fun Fair in partnership with The Inclusive Play Project Kingston. KFPL will be providing mini storytimes at 10:30 and 11:30 a.m.

Tue, Jun 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
For children of all ages. Drop in! Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Wed, Jun 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
For children of all ages. Drop in! Join us for stories, songs & plenty of fun at Greenwood Park. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook to log the books we read!

Thu, Jun 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Fri, Jun 14, All day
For ages 13-18. Receive a Pride-themed kit with a book to keep, body glitter, temporary tattoos and more! Kits will be available for pickup starting Thursday, June 6 at your designated pickup branch.

Tue, Jun 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
For children of all ages. Drop in! Bring a blanket and sunscreen and join us for stories, songs and plenty of fun. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook and log the books we read!

Wed, Jun 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
For children of all ages. Drop in! Join us for stories, songs & plenty of fun at Greenwood Park. Bring along your child's TD Summer Reading Club notebook to log the books we read!

Thu, Jun 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
For children of all ages. Drop in and join us for stories, songs & plenty of fun in the City Hall Amphitheatre in downtown Kingston. Don't forget your blanket & sunscreen!

Fri, Jun 21, 10:30am - 11:15am
All ages. Join us for outdoor Storytime fun at Sydenham Point. This program is in partnership with EarlyON.

Fri, Jun 21, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Visit the KFPL booth to explore our programs, titles by Indigenous authors and check out a book!

Sat, Jun 22, 9:00am - 4:30pm
Check out KFPL's information booth to learn about our collections and programs. Don't forget to bring your library card!