National Comic Book Day

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Celebrate comic books with fun crafts and activities! 

Saturday, May 5 from 12 to 2pm

Crafts from 12 to 1pm

  • Make a Super Hero Shield
  • Design a Mod Podge frame to go with art print by local artist, Bob Noberini


  • Paint class at 1pm 
  • Superhero Photo Booth
  • All-ages Scavenger Hunts

education - presentations start at 1pm

  • History of Comics by Kenisha Coy
  • Graphic Novels and the Reluctant Reader (for parents) by Nicole Irvin

This is the second year My CARE Initiative has collaborated with the National Comic Book Day program.  This program is made possible with the support of local community partners including a grant from the Fitchburg Cultural Council, That's Entertainment! Fitchburg State University, and Walmart.

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ArtWeek is an award-winning innovative festival featuring hundreds of unique and creative experiences that are hands-on, interactive or offer behind-the-scenes access to arts, culture, and the creative process. Now an annual statewide festival, ArtWeek was born in Boston in 2013 and recently expanded its footprint across the Commonwealth.