Event Type: Adults|
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 9:00 PM
Get your nerd on at Chester County Library! Our third annual NerdCon will take place on Friday, May 3rd from 6:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Saturday, May 4th from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. The day will be jam-packed with hourly programs, vendors, movie showings, crafts for kids and adults, and so much more! You will be sure to find your fandom in the crowd!Library: Chester County Library
Begin the fun on May 3rd with a movie showing of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, from 6:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.
May the 4th be with you! Saturday, May 4th from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., come dressed as one of your favorite characters and participate in a cosplay costume contest*, dive deep into our roundtable discussion of Game of Thrones theories and unanswered questions, get the low-down on podcasting with Diane Wu, a producer for This American Life, play in a round of trivia, go retro and play the videogames from your past, or enjoy double-feature movie screenings of two Star Wars stories! In celebration of Free Comic Book Day, we will be handing out free comic books!**
*Please follow Chester County Library Behavior Policy for cosplaying. Please no masks, weapons, or costumes of revealing nature. Thank you!
Below is a complete schedule of events for NerdCon on Saturday:
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – Scavenger Hunt & Craft Stations
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – For the Throne! Game of Thrones Round-table Discussion
12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. – Superhero Storytime! (Kids Only)
12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. – Nerd Jeopardy
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. – Podcasting with Diane Wu, a producer from This American Life
2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – Random Fandom Trivia
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – We are going Retro: Play the Videogames from Your Past!
**Free comic book distribution is on a first come first served basis. Comics will be available in the Teen Zone.
Below is the schedule for the Star Wars movie showings!
10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Solo: A Star Wars Story
1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Location: Struble Room