Mini Comic Con

When:
November 9, 2019 all-day
2019-11-09T00:00:00-06:00
2019-11-10T00:00:00-06:00
Where:
Vernon Area Public Library District
300 Olde Half Day Rd
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Vernon Area Public Library District
847-634-3650

All-ages event for pop culture fans includes an artist alley, cosplay photo ops, themed crafts, STEM stations, workshops, gaming lounge and more.

  • All Day: Artist Alley
    Meet and browse the work of local artists who specialize in various fandoms or have created their own comic characters and stories. Drop-in
  • All Day: Craft Royale
    All ages. Make and take crafts based off of your favorite books, movies, and video games.  Drop-in.
  • 10:00 a.m. Superhero Storytime
    Ages 0-5 years with an adult. Tiny superheroes, assemble in your best costumes for a daring storytime packed with books, rhymes, songs, and saving the world—all before lunch time! Siblings welcome. TICKET REQUIRED Free tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis at the Information Booth beginning 1 hour before the program is scheduled to begin
  • All Day: FAndom Photo Booth
    All ages. DROP IN.
  • 10:45 a.m. Superhero Storytime
    Ages 0-5 years with an adult. Tiny superheroes, assemble in your best costumes for a daring storytime packed with books, rhymes, songs, and saving the world—all before lunch time! Siblings welcome. TICKET REQUIRED Free tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis at the Information Booth beginning 1 hour before the program is scheduled to begin
  • 11:00 a.m.: Hero Training Academy
    Grades K-4 with an adult. If you’ve ever dreamed of becoming an Avenger, Jedi, or member of the Justice League, this is your chance! Come dressed as your favorite hero and show off your powers with mini-games and crafts. TICKET REQUIRED Space is limited. Free tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis at the Information Booth beginning 1 hour before the program is scheduled to begin.
  • 11:30 a.m. Face Painting
    All ages.TICKET REQUIRED Space is limited. Free tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis at the Information Booth beginning 1 hour before the program is scheduled to begin.
  • 12:00 p.m. Stark Industries Labs
    All ages. Tinker with robots and gadgets at hands-on stations. Play with Osmo gaming stations, a BB8 Sphero, a Makey Makey banana piano, and more. DROP IN
  • 12:00 p.m. World of More CRAFTS
    Teen and up Make and take more involved craft projects for Teen and up based off of your favorite books, movies, and video games. DROP IN.
  • 1:00 p.m. Boom! Pow! Smash! Superhero Cartooning with Mark Anderson
    All ages. Holy cartooning class! Learn to draw awesome superheroes and terrible villains, then decide what happens next with illustrator Mark Anderson. This workshop is open to children, teens, and adults. TICKET REQUIRED Space is limited. Free tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis at the Information Booth beginning 1 hour before the program is scheduled to begin.
  • 2:00 p.m. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Tournament
    All Ages Battle it out with friends in this bracket-style tournament. Sign ups begin 30 minutes before the session starts.
  • 3:00 p.m. Superhero Improv Workshop
    All ages. Being a superhero is a lot like improv: you have to jump into new situations, think on your feet, and be fearless. Learn all about the art of improv with superhero-themed mini-games from 100% Gluten, featured at The Second City and Improv Olympics. TICKET REQUIRED Space is limited. Free tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis at the Information Booth beginning 1 hour before the program is scheduled to begin.
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Tracy dreams of someday being considered a “cool” mom and she can still remember the days when she had time to put on makeup in the morning. She is a young, single, stay-at-home mom to an awesome little boy named Jayden. She recently graduated college with a degree in Early Childhood Education and has lived in various parts of Lake County her whole life. Every day, she and her son set off in her Jeep, rocking a pair of oversized sunglasses, in search of a new and exciting adventure to go on. In her free time she enjoys photography, reading, dancing, yoga, shopping, and pinning kid’s activities on Pinterest. She truly believes that if she was given enough Starbucks that she could rule the world.

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