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Date:
October 15, 2016
Time:
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location:
Menlo Park Library
Address:
800 Alma St.
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Contact:
650-330-2501
Email:
Cost:
FREE
ADA:
Yes
Comic covers from library
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Comic Con at the Library

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Join us for a fun afternoon and bring your friends to Comic Con!

Immerse yourself in an afternoon of comic-related fun for adults and children alike!

Experience
  • Live music from the Cantina Band and Margaret & Kristoph
  • Cosplay
  • Photo Booth
  • Guest speakers
  • Film screenings
  • Comic book trading
  • Vendors
  • Artists
  • Pokémon GO!
  • Crafts 

Event Schedule

MUSIC
3:00 - The Cantina Band: Music from movies, video games, and more
5:00 - Margaret & Kristoph: The Music of J.R.R. Tolkien

SEMINARS AND CLASSES
4:00 - "Women in Comics" with Anna Cebrian, Founder & CEO of Illusive Comics & Games, Isle of Gamers, and Illogical Associates Publishing
5:00 - "Manga Mania" Class with Karen Luk (for ages 10-18) Pick up a wrist band at the front door to attend this 2-hour class.
6:00 - "How to Get Your Comics Published" with Anna Cebrian, Founder & CEO of Illusive Comics & Games, Isle of Gamers, and Illogical Associates Publishing

ANIMATION SCREENINGS
3:15 - Kimba the White Lion  -  Season 1, Episode 1: "Go, White Lion!" (1965)
3:45 - Rocky & Bullwinkle  -  Season 1, Episode 1: "Jet Fuel Formula, Parts 1 & 2" (1959)
4:15 - Pokémon  -  Season 1, Episode 1: "Pokémon, I Choose You!" (1997)
4:45 - Astro Boy  -  Season 1, Episode 1: "Power Up" (2003)
5:15 - The Iron Giant  -- Feature film, rated PG (1999)

POKEMON GO
Lures dropped at the top of each hour: 3, 4, 5, and 6 p.m.

ARTIST ALLEY
From 3-7, meet artists Alan Bosco Ocampo, Devonne Amos, and Amanda Lee

COMIC BOOK TRADING
Trade your comics for ours!  Limit 5 trades per person.

COSPLAY
Dress up as your favorite character, and join us!

No preregistration is necessary to attend the Comic Con.