October 5, 2023
Mockingbird Branch Library
1326 N Mockingbird Lane
Abilene, TX 79603
Lib-Con @ Your Library: Day 1
Thursday, October 5, 2023
Attend the first day of our Lib-Con festivities celebrating anime, manga, fandoms, comics, superheroes, and more with an evening of family-friendly activities.
Lib-Con strikes tonight at your Mockingbird Branch and the community is invited to come out this evening to participate in a host of fun activities celebrating anime, manga, superheroes, comics, games, and more. Programming will be offered from 4:30PM until 8:00PM and all will be made free to the public. Below is a sample of activities you can expect to see.
- 4:30PM & 6:30PM | Ken-napped: A Barbie Mystery (Teens & Adults): Can you figure out which Barbie is the real Ken-napper in this interactive mystery theatre session?
- 4:30PM | Spy Family Escape Room (Teens & Adults): Solve the clues to see if you have what it takes to escape our room.
- 4:30PM | Ninja Training Challenge (Kids): Youth will need to overcome a variety of obstacles on their way to becoming a ninja.
- 4:30PM | Button Making (Kids): Design/Color and make your own fandom buttons.
- 6:30PM | TMNT Rocks (All Ages): Come paint a rock that resembles your favorite of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
- 5:30PM | Mochimellow Perler Beads (Tweens & Teens): Make a perler bead craft resembling this year’s mascot.
- 6:30PM | Basic Pepakura Creation (Teens & Adults): Use free software to unfold 3D models and blue together a small example.
- 7:30PM | Sewing Basics for Cosplay (Teens & Adults): Learn to read a pattern, the parts of a sewing machine, and sewing terminology.