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March Manga Mania coming to Park Rapids Library

The 2nd annual March Manga Mania event will be Saturday, March 11 at the Park Rapids Area Library.

This year's special event is a drawing workshop with comic artist Kay Rossbach. Based in the Twin Cities, Rossbach will give an introduction on her career, discuss comic art and some of the distinctions of manga. She will lead manga artists in creating a yonkoma, or 4-koma, a manga comic style where four cells are arranged vertically. All supplies are included and there is no fee for the workshop. Don't miss this opportunity to study with this talented artist. Participants must pre-register by coming in or calling the library at 732-4966. There is a limit 20 participants for the workshop.

The library's Manga Club is hosting a video game tournament. Will you be the ultimate winner? Sign-up in the small meeting room beginning at 10 a.m. Several different video games will be played.

At 1:30 p.m., a special screening of the anime film "Fairy Tail" will be shown.

There will be door prizes and snacks for all to enjoy. Contact Leann Willenbring at the library with any questions.