Apr 11


Please Join Us for Superhero Saturday

Featuring Events for All Ages

Saturday, April 26, 2014 – 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.


MWAHAHA! Rock out with cult sensation Ookla the Mok, fandom’s own rock band! Ookla has been touring North America since 1994 playing at SciFi and comic conventions. Their songs Tantric Yoda and Mwahaha were most requested songs on Dr. Demento’s radio show in 2012 and 2013. From 1-2 p.m.


Visions Comic Art Group will give a presentation on the graphic novel process. Come and talk one on one with them. The presentation is at 12 p.m.


Buffalo’s Best Batman winners will receive movies, posters & collectibles! The winners will be announced at 2:30 p.m. For information on how to enter click here!


On Superhero Saturday, you can learn more about Free Comic Book Day - coming to your local dealer on May 3.

Wear a costume, get a prize!

Through out the day there will also be crafts, games, scavenger hunts, trivia contests, short films, featured speakers, artists drawing caricatures, superhero photo opportunities, and more! Hope to see you there!


Apr 4

In honor of Batman’s 75th Anniversary, the Library is holding a Buffalo’s Best Batman Contest! Do you think you have what it takes to be Buffalo’s Best Batman? 


The Contest:

  • Create an original photograph or video depicting Batman or someone else from the Batman World. Videos or photographs may not include footage/imagery from copyrighted works, i.e. clips from Batman movies, Batman posters, etc.
  • Entries can be no longer than 60 seconds and no larger than 20MB.
  • One entry per person. More than one person can be included in the photo or video.
  • For Entry Form and more Contest Rules click here.
  • Entry forms and your video/picture can be submitted online here.

To be considered all entries must be received by 11pm on Sunday, April 20, 2014.

Winners will receive fabulous prizes such as Batman World figures, graphic novels, movies, posters and more!

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This project was made possible in part by a Family Literacy Library Services grant from the New York State Library, New York State Education Department.