November 7, 5-8 p.m. (CST) Lubeznik Center for the Arts will hold an opening reception for its new exhibits Comics & Code and It's Not Just Your Sunday Comic Strip during the First Friday artwalk. Comics & Code (Hyndman Gallery) will feature comic artists Turtel Onli (co-curator/ Chicago, IL), Juan Arevelo (Huntley, IL), Jun Ogasawara (Chicago, IL), Paul E. Shultz (La Porte, IN), Corey Roc Bottom Davis (Columbia, SC), Philo Barnhart (Los Angeles, CA), Sean McGuinness (West Columbia, SC), Cory Hamscher (Valparasio, IN), Gina Wynbrandt (Chicago, IL), and Arie Monroe (Kansas City, MO). It's Not Just Your Sunday Comic Strip (Brincka/Cross and Northview Galleries) will feature selected work from the private collection of Paul Pettigrew. Get caught up in the excitement! Cosplayers are invited to dress in full attire during the event. Enjoy light bites and refreshments.