Star Wars: The Force Awakens: Private Screening Party, December 20

Star Wars: The Force Awakens: Private Screening Party Sunday, December 20, 2015 at 10:30AM Bellmore Playhouse, 525 Bedford Avenue, Bellmore, NY 11710 See Star Wars: The Force Awakens on Opening Weekend with the NCLA Pop Culture Committee! This is a private screening party for NCLA members, family, and friends. Admission is $10 per person, which […]

LIPopCon 2016 Panel Submissions, December 11

LIPopCon: Long Island Libraries and Pop Culture Conference Thursday, April 14, 2016 at the St. John’s University Oakdale Campus LIPopCon 2016 Panel Submissions Panel Submissions are due Friday, December 11, 2015 Panel submissions are being accepted for LIPopCon 2016 until December 11, 2015. LIPopCon 2016 will be held on APRIL 14th, 2016 at the St. […]

New York Comic Con 2015, October 8

New York Comic Con 2015 Thursday, October 8 at the Javits Center, New York, NY NYCC Schedule for Thursday, October 8th: 10:00AM-7:00PM: Show Floor (ALA Booth #282) 10:00AM-8:00PM: Artist Alley 10:00AM-10:00PM: Panel Hours American Library Association Booth #282 Giveaways (buttons, bookmarks, stickers, etc.), Raffle Prizes, & Photo-Ops! Participate in our Scavenger Hunt anytime between 10:00AM-4:00PM for […]

Save the Date: LIPopCon is April 14, 2016!

LIPopCon 2016 will be held on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at St. John’s University Oakdale Campus! The Long Island Libraries and Pop Culture Conference (LIPopCon) is a yearly conference that provides library professionals and library and information science students with the latest information about trends in pop culture. Covering everything from anime and manga to video games […]

New York Comic Con 2015, October 8

New York Comic Con 2015 Thursday, October 8 at the Javits Center, New York, NY NYCC/ALA Exhibitor Volunteers Needed! The NCLA Pop Culture Committee has been asked to help staff the ALA booth at NYCC this year! As a volunteer exhibitor, you’ll get to help run booth games and giveaways, distribute ALA goodies, and answer library-related questions […]

Fun Home, September 3

Fun Home Thursday, September 3 at 8:00PM at the Circle in the Square Theater, New York, NY The NCLA Pop Culture Committee will be seeing Fun Home, the 2015 Tony Award Winner for Best Musical based on the Graphic Novel by Alison Bechdel! Tickets are already sold out. For questions, please contact Valerie Acklin at […]

Eternal Con: Controversial Comics: Censorship and Pop Culture Media, June 14

Eternal Con: Controversial Comics: Censorship and Pop Culture Media Sunday, June 14 at the Cradle of Aviation, Garden City, NY Eternal Con Sunday Hours: 10:00AM-5:00PM Panel: 1:00PM in Panel Room #1 Comic books and pop culture media have a long history of battling censorship. Even in 2015, three of the top ten most frequently challenged […]