Sat, 20 Jul 2013 22:38:49 GMT — Super heroes and villains hopped right out of comic books and straight into the Civic Center as the Amarillo Public Library kicked off their AMA-Con event Saturday. Thousands came out decked out in the favorite anime or comic book character for the convention. The day was filled with all different events catering to comic lovers. The event is hosted by Friends of the Amarillo Public Library and raises fund for the organization and the different projects they do throughout the year. Friends of the Amarillo Public Library put on events like the Summer Reading Program, ESL Classes, READ to SUCCEED Adult Reading Skills Tutoring, the Amarillo Anime Club for teens and more. For more information on the Amarillo Public Library, visit amarillolibrary.org.
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