Geek Con!

Get your geek on at the Robbins Library Geek Con!
Saturday June 10th from 10 – 4!
Join us for a celebration of all things geeky!
From superheroes to anime to sci-fi/fantasy and beyond – embrace your inner geek, meet other fans, and partake in a variety of activities!
We’ll have episode screenings throughout the day, trivia, a costume contest, face painting, crafts, food, games to play, and more!
This is an all ages event, so come alone or bring the whole family!
Show off your cosplay skills by coming in costume or protect your secret identity in plainclothes.

We’ll have a Scavenger Hunt throughout the library:
Keep an eye out for red coins, gold rings, and green gems on the day of Geek Con!
Find one & bring it to the Prize Table in the downstairs Community Room for a button!

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Pick up your Costume Contest number & a Trivia sheet all day in the Lobby!  Vote for your favorite costume & turn in completed trivia sheets all day at the Prize Table in the downstairs Community Room.

Food & snacks will be located in the downstairs Community Room!

Visit our Selfie Station all day in the 1st floor Reading Room!

Crafts & coloring pages are available all day in the 1st floor Reading Room, the Teen Area, and the Children’s room!

We’ll be screening episodes of Adventure Time (TV-PG) and Young Justice (TV-PG) in the downstairs Community Room from 10am – 11:30, and episodes of Ghost in the Shell anime (TV-MA) & Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV-14) in the same place from 2 – 3:30.

Video games and board games will be set up in the 4th floor Conference Room
from 10:30 – 12 & again from 1 – 2:30.

Pokemon GO lures will be activated on the lawn outside at 10, 12, 1:30, & 3:30.

Face painting will be available from 1 – 4 in the 1st floor Reading Room.

Prize drawings for the trivia & costume contests will occur at 3:30 in the downstairs Community Room.

Check out our full schedule here!

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Cosplayers are asked to be considerate of others when creating their costumes!
Armor & prop weapons will be allowed providing they do not pose a threat to others by way of sharpened metal edges, spikes or bladed surfaces.
Prop guns will not be permitted.
You may display your prop weapons only as costume pieces. Do not swing or brandish your prop in any way that could be considered unsafe or threatening.
(Adapted from the NYCC cosplaying rules.)

Thank you for your cooperation!

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