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Britta Krabill

(815) 756-9568 ext. 2100|

October 2018

Anime and Manga for Adults

October 10 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

You asked, and we delivered! By popular demand, the Anime/Manga Club has a NEW adult chapter! Open to anyone ages 18+, whether you’re a seasoned otaku or someone who remembers watching DragonBall as a kid and wants to reminisce. This program will feature games, snacks, and, of course, anime! This month we're playing Pitch Your Anime. Persuade the "studio executive" to produce your very own anime! The catch? The characters, setting, and genre are chosen at random! Can you convince the…

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Interactive Film Screening & Activities: Young Frankenstein

October 12 @ 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Ever wonder what librarians do after the library is closed for the night? Help us bring the library back to life by joining us for an after hours, interactive viewing of Young Frankenstein. Grab Eye-gor and Abby Normal and join us at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, October 12. We won't have brandy, warm milk, or Ovaltine, but we'll have contests and activities. This program is free and no registration is necessary. For more information, contact Britta at or (815)…

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Pop-Con: Frankenstein and More

October 13 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Are you a TV addict? Movie aficionado? Comic book collector? Join us for DeKalb Public Library’s second annual Pop-Con: a celebration of pop culture! In honor of the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, we’re celebrating all things gothic and creepy.  We’ll have sessions for children, teens, and adults. Go through our top secret escape room in library basement, learn how to do creepy makeup for Halloween, meet animals from Tails and find your familiar, and make ghost pops and…

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