The Alleghany Highlands Regional Library in Covington, Virginia. Barney Google and Snuffy Smith Cartoonist John Rose will be doing a Snuffy Smith Chalk Talk in Covington, Virginia on Thursday, April 13th at 7:00 pm at the Alleghany Highlands Regional Library. The library is located at 406 West Riverside Street in Covington, Virginia. In his chalk talks, Rose shows samples of his work, talks about the rich history of the comic strip, and draws the strip's most popular characters on a large easel for the audience. He also talks about his career as a cartoonist and opens the floor for Q and A. For more information, call 540-962-3321. This event is free and open to the public!