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Fans of comics, cosplay, and all things geeky are in for a treat as the Peoria Main Library, 8463 W. Monroe St., announces the return of Library Con, a celebration of pop culture set to take place on Saturday, April 20, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. This eagerly awaited event promises an array of activities designed to appeal to enthusiasts of various genres, including “Star Wars,” K-Pop, “Dungeons & Dragons,” and much more.

Library Con aims to bring together the community for a day filled with fun, creativity, and the shared joy of fandoms. Guests can look forward to an immersive experience with family crafts, a cosplay competition, trivia, tabletop gaming, virtual reality experiences, and other activities that celebrate the diversity of geek culture.

The event schedule is packed with highlights sure to delight fans of all ages:
• Trivia Competition (10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.): Test your knowledge against fellow fans in a wide-ranging trivia contest that covers the vast universe of pop culture.
• Cosplay Contest (10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.): Showcase your creativity and craftsmanship by participating in the cosplay contest. Whether you’re a seasoned cosplayer or trying it out for the first time, this is your moment to shine.
• Retro Games Free Play (11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.): Take a trip down memory lane with a selection of classic retro games available for free play. This is a perfect opportunity for gamers to revel in the nostalgia of their favorite retro titles.
• Lightsaber Combat Performance by Syndicate Saber United (12 p.m. to 1 p.m.): Witness the thrilling spectacle of lightsaber combat performed by the skilled members of Syndicate Saber United, promising an action-packed display inspired by the “Star Wars” universe.
• Random Dance Party hosted by Arizona K-Pop Dance Crew (12 p.m. to 1 p.m.): Embrace the global phenomenon of K-Pop with a random dance party led by the Arizona K-Pop Dance Crew. Get ready to dance along to the hits that have taken the world by storm.

In addition to the scheduled activities, individuals and businesses interested in participating as exhibitors or vendors are encouraged to reach out for more information on how to be part of this exciting event.

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