One of Time Magazine’s 100 Greatest Novels, Watchmen changed superhero stories forever in this mind-bending murder mystery that will have you questioning authority forever. Pick up the book at the shop today and we’ll discuss it 7pm at the shop on the fourth Sunday of May.
Author Andrew Aydin and illustrator Nate Powell will discuss the civil rights movement, how the “March” trilogy came about and why they chose a graphic novel format. Congressman John Lewis may appear with a special video message. Afterward, the team will sign books.
Destiny City Comics is the official bookseller for the event this year. Buy the 3-book set for 15% off at your Stadium District comic shop. Will also be bringing other books by the author.
Doors open at 6 p.m. and seating is first come, first served.
This event is free thanks to the generous sponsorship of KeyBank Foundation and the Pierce County Library Foundation.
The groundbreaking graphic novel account of John Lewis’ experience of the Civil Rights movement is the Pierce County Reads book this year. Destiny City Comics is proud to be the official bookseller for the event. Pick up the book at the shop today and we’ll discuss it 7pm at the shop on the fourth Sunday of April.
FREE PIZZA BUFFET! Meet local artists! Win prizes and help support local authors! All at one event!
Destiny City Comics is springing for a free pizza buffet on April 20, inviting local artists to exhibit, and taking donations to the Write253 which enters you for a chance to win comics and prizes from other local businesses at $1 per ticket.
Exhibiting artists confirmed so far:
Anna Marie Peters
Pizza provided by Harmon Hub. Be sure to visit the shop to request your favorite topping.
Prizes include: skate deck, t-shirt, stickers and more from Grit City Grindhouse, a prize basket from Artist Craftsman and Supply in Tacoma, and more from Doyle’s Pub, Destiny City Comics, and possibly more local folks around town (and you?).
Take part in a cool event hosted by Second Cycle, a community bike shop up in the Hilltop neighborhood. You could win a Destiny City Comics gift card. Destiny City Comics will also be an optional stop on the ride.
Info taken from 2nd Cycle’s event listing on Facebook:
“WARRIORS, COME OUT AND PLAY!
Ride your bike, and clean up the streets of Tacoma at the same time! We will be awarding prizes based on quantity and quality of trash collected. Quickest ride will get a prize, too.
This alleycat includes a waste themed manifest. At least one stop will have a timed trash pick-up thanks to the City of Tacoma Government.
All riders welcome! Ride at your own pace. This event is all about having fun and cleaning up our community.
Guaranteed to be Tacoma’s trashiest bike ride!
After party will be at 7 Seas Brewing Co. (21+)”