Phil Yeh, who did NBM Publishing's geography-teaching graphic novel Dinosaurs Across America, has announced his fall 2007 schedule of his 25-year world tour that uses humor and cartoons to promote literacy and the arts. It sounds really neat.
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Dinosaurs Across America is a total comic book classic. Great stuff.
Saturday, September 8, 12:00 noon - 2 p.m. Book signing Metropolis Comics 16509 Bellflower Boulevard Bellflower, CA 90706 562-263-0277 firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.metrohero.com/
Tuesday, September 25, 4:00 p.m. Comics workshop Govans Branch Library 5714 Bellona Avenue Baltimore, MD 21212 410-396-6098 http://www.prattlibrary.org/locations/govans/
Wednesday, September 26, 4:00 p.m. Comics workshop Patterson Park Branch Library 158 North Linwood Avenue Baltimore, MD 21224 410-396-0983 http://www.prattlibrary.org/locations/pattersonpark/
Thursday, September 27, 4:00 p.m. Comics workshop Washington Village Branch Library 856 Washington Boulevard Baltimore, MD 21230 410-396-1099 http://www.prattlibrary.org/locations/washvillage/
Thursday, September 27, 6:00 p.m. Comics workshop Light Street Branch Library 1251 Light Street Baltimore, MD 21230 410-396-1096 http://www.prattlibrary.org/locations/lightstreet/
Saturday, September 29, 2:00 p.m. Comics workshop Central Library 400 Cathedral Street Baltimore, MD 21201 410-396-5430 http://www.prattlibrary.org/locations/central/
Friday through Sunday, September 28 through 30 Mural painting, book signing, and panel discussion Baltimore Book Festival Children's Bookstore Tent Mount Vernon Place 600 block of North Charles Street Baltimore, MD 21201 410-752-8632 http://www.baltimorebookfestival.com/index.cfm?page=schedules&id=12
Friday through Sunday, October 5 through 7 Mural painting and book signing Silicon 2007 science fiction, comics, and anime convention DoubleTree Hotel 2050 Gateway Place San Jose, CA 95110 http://www.siliconventions.com/silicon/ email@example.com
Wednesday and Thursday, October 9 and 10 School assembly, mural painting, and family night Park Elementary School 301 North Marengo Avenue Alhambra, CA 91801 626-308-2435 http://www.alhambra.k12.ca.us/schools/park.html
Thursday, October 11 School assembly and comics workshop The Prentice School 18341 Lassen Drive Santa Ana, CA 92705 714-538-4511 http://www.prentice.com/
Saturday, October 13, 11 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Mural painting San Bernardino Public Library 555 West 6th Street San Bernardino, CA 92410 909-381-8201 http://www.sbpl.org/index.htm
Sunday, October 14 Mural Painting Latino Book & Family Festival ArcLight Theater 6369 Sunset Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90028 760-434-4484 firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.latinofestivals.com/home/schedule/LA-2007/index.htm
Thursday, October 25, 6:00 p.m. Comics workshop Glenwood Lynwood Public Library 320 Glenwood-Lansing Road Glenwood, IL 60425 708-758-0090 email@example.com http://www.glpld.org/
Monday, October 29, 3:00 p.m. Comics workshop Homewood Flossmoor High School 999 Kedzie Avenue Flossmoor, IL 60422 708-799-3000 firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.hfhighschool.org/
Thursday, November 1 Two comics workshops Thornton-Fractional South High School 18500 Burnham Ave. Lansing, IL 60438 708-585-2000 email@example.com http://www.tfd215.org/
Saturday, November 3, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Mural painting Blue Back Square West Hartford, CT 06107 678-553-3906 firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.bluebacksquare.com/