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Let Some Word That Is Heard Be Yours Book Release
June 26 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Come celebrate the release of Chicago illustrator Alex Nall’s new comic book ‘Let Some Word That Is Heard Be Yours’, a biography of Fred Rogers, the man behind the influential chldren’s television show ‘Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood’, Friday, July 7, 8pm!
There will be a reading from the book, a lecture on Rogers’ life and influence in early childhood education, as well as a gallery show featuring portraits of Fred Rogers from some of Chicago’s best cartoonists including Mike Freiheit, Cathy Hannah, Mike Centeno, Sam Szabo, and more!
A $10 entry fee will get you a free Fred Rogers print (designed by Nall, printed by Perfectly Acceptable Press), a drink ticket, as well as a raffle ticket to win a copy of the book!
This will be a fun night of themed artwork, reminsencing about our favorite episodes of the Neighborhood show, as well as an informative talk on one of America’s greatest, most passionate, storytellers.