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20th Annual Zine Fair!

Zine Fair poster

The Anchor Archive Zine Library is hosting the 20th annual Halifax Zine Fair on Saturday, November 2nd from 12-5 pm at the Halifax North Memorial Public Library. Yes, it's been 20 years! - that the Zine Fair has been bringing together independent zine-makers, zine distros, bookstores, small press publishers, comic artists, print-makers, and authors to sell, trade, and show their creations.

24 Hour Zine Challenge!

24 Hour Zine Challenge poster

Drop in zine challenge 24 hrs long!!! Come by the Zine Library any time between 5 pm Saturday and 5 pm Sunday and make a zine.
Photocopier, typewriters, supplies, snax provided.
BBQ, gluten free cake & pancakes in the morning, wowzers!
Have you had an idea for a zine brewing for a while?
Make copies of your zine near the end to trade with everyone else.

Wanted: New home!

Radstorm eviction notice

Radstorm, an all-ages community art and music space which houses the Anchor Archive Zine Library and Ink Storm Screen Printing Studio, has been served our eviction notice to be out by September 30th 2018. Everyone who has space in 6050/70 Almon Street is being evicted to make way for condos and a strip mall that will span the whole block.