Friday, May 8, 2015
Library Comicon May 16th
Fans of comic cooks, superheroes, anime and
zombies will descend on the Public Library of
Cincinnati and Hamilton County’s Main Library
Saturday, May 16, for the third annual Cincinnati
Library Comic Con.
The fun lasts from noon to 5 p.m. and features
artists, writers, game creators, event partner booths, free comic books (first come, first serve, one comic book per person), the CLCC15 Drawing Contest awards, a Cosplay contest, LEGO robotics, superhero and geek crafting, comic book trivia, face painting and a gaming area hosted by Gateway Games and More!
The lineup includes:
Noon–5 p.m.: Celebrating Local Cartoonists exhibit, Con-Quest challenge, creator booths, face
painting, gaming area, LEGO robotics, Board Games Through Time and Culture exhibit,
MakerSpace demos and photobooth, Train of Thought: A Community Storyboard and coloring
activities in the Children’s Learning Center.
Noon–2 p.m.: Comic Book Trivia
1–1:30 p.m.: Pictures with 501st Legion Ohio Garrison’s very own Darth Vader
1:30–2 p.m.: Pictures with Cincinnati Iron Man
1–2 p.m.: Superhero Training Camp for Kids
2–3 p.m.: Superheroes to the Rescue!
2–3 p.m.: The CSO’s Music Lab
3–4 p.m.: Superhero Essentials for Kids
3–4 p.m.: Cosplay Contest (Family friendly and library appropriate costumes only please)
4–4:45 p.m.: Drawing Contest Awards Ceremony
Special guests include: Christopher Bennett, Cincinnati ComiCon, Cincinnati Comic Expo, Hamster
Bomb Comics, 501st Legion – Ohio Garrison, Steve Harmon and Harmon Comics, Ken Henson, Ellen Schreiber, Scott Simmons, Tim Fuller, Tim Kask and Jim Wampler.
Cincinnati Library Comic Con is for all ages. The Main Library is located at 800 Vine St. Call 513-369-6900.
Visit www.cincinnatilibrary.org/comicon for more information.