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GeekCon

About GeekCon

Do you love watching anime? How about reading Comics?  What about playing Dungeons & Dragons? Have you ever wanted to dress up as your favorite character from My Hero Academia or Star Wars?  If so, then you have come to the right place!  GeekCon is our library con in which we celebrate all things "geeky"!  GeekCon @ Home will have storytimes, author panels, fandom discussions, D&D programming, take-home crafts, and a virtual Cosplay contest!  We are bringing GeekCon to you! So, register to create a first level D&D character or to talk to K-pop fans about your love of BTS, you can even show off your creative skills by entering our virtual Cosplay contest!  We might not be able to meet in person, but we won't let that stop us from connecting and having fun, even if it's through Zoom!

 

 

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GeekCon Events

May the Fourth Be With You: Star Wars Lamp Take Home Kit

All Day4/30 - 5/16
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Midwest City)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies
Event Description:
Light side or dark side? Make a Star Wars themed paper lamp. Request a kit at the circulation desk, when you call in your curbside pickup, or in the notes section of the app. ​​ ...

Take Home Kit: Superhero Costume!

5/1 @ 9:00am
to
5/10 @ 9:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Child Development & Parenting, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Have you ever wanted to be a superhero? Stop by the Downtown Library to pick up supplies to create your own superhero costume. Participants will be ready to save the day with their very own superhero mask, cape, shield, bracelet, and pendant. ...

Disclaimer(s)

We can only guarantee one kit per registration.  Please register individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Special notes should not be used for additional registrations.

Thank you for your help!

It is encouraged that an adult supervise children while using this Metropolitan Library System Take & Make Kit.

Take Home Kit - Geek Con Comic Book

5/1 @ 9:00am
to
5/29 @ 8:00pm
Downtown Library
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Description:
Create your own Geek Con Comic Book at the Downtown Library. No registration required but supplies are limited. Stop by today!...

May the Fourth: Star Wars Origami Activity Kit

All Day5/3 - 5/9
Ralph Ellison Library
Library Branch: Ralph Ellison Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Ralph Ellison)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Take Home Kit
Event Description:
Celebrate Star Wars day with a fun origami kit! Instructions and paper provided. ...

Disclaimer(s)

It is encouraged that an adult supervise children while using this Metropolitan Library System Take & Make Kit.

GeekCon Take Home Kit: Candy Sushi

5/10 @ 9:00am
to
5/17 @ 9:00am
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, DIY & Hobbies, Family Programs, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
Discover a new twist on sushi! Put your own spin on this Japanese-style recipe using Rice Crispies treats, swedish fish, and other candies. All supplies will be included.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens. Accordingly, the Library will not be liable for such harm to any individual resulting from such allergens.

It is encouraged that an adult supervise children while using this Metropolitan Library System Take & Make Kit.

Take Home Kit: Perler Beads!

5/11 @ 9:00am
to
5/19 @ 9:00pm
Downtown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Downtown Library
Room: Online + Curbside (Downtown)
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Child Development & Parenting, DIY & Hobbies, Take Home Kit
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Description:
With a little bit of patience and a bit of imagination, perler beads are a fun way to get creative! Perler beads are small, colorful beads that fuse together when heat is applied. Participants will be supplied with beads, patterns, tweezers, parchmen...

Disclaimer(s)

Warning: Kit contains small parts that could represent a choking hazard. It is not intended for children under 3. It is encouraged that an adult supervise children while using this Metropolitan Library System Take & Make Bag.

We can only guarantee one kit per registration.  Please register individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Special notes should not be used for additional registrations.

Thank you for your help!

It is encouraged that an adult supervise children while using this Metropolitan Library System Take & Make Kit.

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