Library Events Calendar

Saturday, May 12 2018

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All day
 
9:00 am
 
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Love comics? Superheroes? General nerdiness?

The library is celebrating all these cool things with our second free Comic Con at the Crossings Branch, with events for all ages to enjoy:

There will also be vendors and artists in our Artist Alley, and pop-up shops inside the library branch. Discover new comics or buy something cool to decorate your very own Batcave!

Can't make it to the west side?  There will be a special screening of Megamind on the big screen at the Main Branch!

10:00 am
 
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Bring your littlest superheroes to a very special storytime!

Wonder Woman and Hawkeye will be back again this year to read stories, sing songs, and teach you all the best superhero rhymes.  All ages are welcome, but we're especially looking forward to all the preschoolers in capes!

Stick around after storytime to meet the heroes, then check out the rest of Comic Con at the Crossings Branch.

11:00 am
 
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM

This year's free Comic Con movie is Wonder Woman!

When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, Diana, an Amazonian warrior in training, leaves home to fight a war, discovering her full powers and true destiny.
(141 minutes, rated PG)

1:00 pm
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Learn something new at one of our Comic Con Panels!

1:30 - Falling Out of Fandom (Fireplace Area)
1:30 - Comics for Kids (Servus Room)
2:00 - The Art of Cosplay (Fireplace Area)
2:00 - Women & Comics (Servus Room)

All sessions are free and open to all ages.

2:00 pm
 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Art enthusiasts: Come and celebrate our young library artists and view their interpretation of the theme:
Signs of Spring
 
For our wonderful artists: Wear your finest and see your artwork displayed in our Kids’ Art Gallery.
Share this special event with your family in our photo booth.
Enjoy light snacks and ‘bubbly’.

Artwork will be displayed for public viewing until
May 31, 2018.

 

 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

A special Comic Con presentation for the whole family, at the Main Branch!

The supervillain Megamind finally defeats his nemesis, the superhero Metro Man. But without a hero, he loses all purpose and must find new meaning to his life.
(96 minutes, rated G)

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The Crossings Branch
 
Main Branch