Program

MAPLD FANFEST

Virtual Events Schedule 

Cosplay

Corner 

Learn how to put on apply makeup to give yourself and easy cosplay look.

Cosplay
Contest

Enter our virtual cosplay contest! Just email us a pic of you in your favorite costume. 

Vendors & Artist Booths

Buy art, merch, comics and more in our virtual artist and vendor alley.

Draw-A-Longs

Want to learn how to draw? We have artist that will take you step-by-step and teach you to draw some of their favorite characterse. 

Variety of

Panels

Cateogries include; Kickstarter, creative writing, breaking into the comic industry and much more. 

Giveaways & Freebies

Quizzes and other way to win prizes during the event online! 

Live

Streams

We will have live streams of panels and artist drawing their work. Questions welcomed! 

Take Home Crafts

Starting August 3 you can call the library to schedule a pickup time for a take home craft. Craft tutorials will be on our Facebook page during the Fanfest.

Friday

10:30 AM

Superhero Story Time

Join Ms Vicki for a morning time story and activity.

11:30 AM

Let's Talk Disney LIVE 

Join Tiffany to discusse your favorite and less favorite Disney movies. 

1:00 PM

Women in Podcasting Panel

Shawn from Fangirl Zone Podcast and friends talk podcasting 101 and fandoms.

3:00 PM

Brian K Morris Hosts LIVE: Independent Comic Creators Panel

5:00 PM

LIVE Drawing Session 

Join Eric Wolfgang as he draws and takes your questions

6:30 PM

Draw-Along w/ Ms. Kalea

Learn how to draw a chibi version of yourself.

7:00 PM

Indie Publishing and Kickstarter 101

Guerilla Publishing tackles the do's and dont's of indie publishing.

Schedule

**Subject to Change**

Saturday

10:30 AM

Draw-A-Long w/Jack Gonzalez

Learn how to draw a few different Ghibli inspired characters! 

11:30 AM

Diversity in Cosplaying Panel

Join Pros and Cons cosplay and thier friends talk about diversity and cosplaying 101.

1:30 PM

LIVE Drawing Session

Kalea Phillips and Jack Gonzalez will draw and take your questions! 

3:00 PM

Brian K Morris Hosts LIVE

Comic creators and novelists discuss world building and creative writing process. 

5:00 PM

Draw-A-Long w/ Ashley Esper

Learn how to draw her  favorite doggo characters "The Ralphs." 

5:30 PM

Cosplay Corner

Monica Paprocki from Geeks A GoGo will do a step-by-step cosplay make-up tutorial

6:00 PM

Jackbox Games

Join the library has we host a virtual Jackbox gaming event. Sign up required. 

Cosplay
Competition

The cosplay competition will be judged this year using social media and votes will be measured by "likes," on our Facebook page.  Please submit your cosplay enteries to: mapldfanfest@mapld.org.

Include  your name and the character you are cosplaying with submission. 

Quizzes throughout the week! Like our Facebook Page to take part in the giveaways !

Contact Us

MAPLD FanFest

August 14 & 15 2020

10 am - 7 pm

Matteson Area Public Library District
801 School Ave.

Matteson, IL 60443
mapldfanfest@mapld.org
Tel: 708-748-4431

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