Zine & Small Press Fest
Saturday, April 21, 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Michigan City Public Library, Lubeznik Center for the Arts, and ArtSpace Uptown Artist Lofts
Zine (noun, informal) – a miniature magazine, typically self-published. Michigan City Public Library, Lubeznik Center for the Arts, and Artspace Uptown Artist Lofts are teaming up to present a free festival celebrating zines and small presses. Events include:
Michigan City Public Library, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM: The library will host an interactive zine-making workshop. Kids and their parents are invited to work together to make a zine. All materials provided. Held at the library, 100 E. 4th Street.
Lubeznik Center for the Arts, 1:00 – 5:00 PM: 30 – 40 zine-makers and self-publishers to exhibit and share their work. The art center will be bursting at the seams with talent. Artist, activists, and academics will host a panel at 2:00 PM. Zine-makers and self-publishers will read their work from 3:00 – 5:00 PM. All ages are welcome. Held at the Lubeznik Center, 101 W. 2nd Street.
Artspace Uptown Artist Lofts, 6:00 – 9:30 PM: Sit back, relax and listen to a group of storytellers, poets & musicians tickle your eardrums at Artspace Uptown Artist Lofts. Hosted byThe Literary Underground. Ages 16+. Free. Held at the Uptown Artist Lofts, 717 Franklin Street.