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Celebrate Pop Culture at MiniCon

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Pop culture enthusiasts, it’s time to get excited for MiniCon on July 14, 2018!

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Hosted at Rust Library in Leesburg, VA, MiniCon is a pop-culture event featuring crafts, gaming, and workshops. This event is free to attend and all ages are welcome!

All-day events include:

• An artists alley
• Vendors
• DIY activities, like Steampunk picture frames, drawing anime basics, make a Golden Snitch
• Cosplay tutorials using Makerspace technology
• Gaming, including board games, tabletop games, and card games
• Manga/comic swap
• Art exhibit

Timed events include:

11 am
• So you want to Be a Dungeon Master? Learn how to run a Dungeons and Dragons campaign.
• Superhero story time

12 pm
• Anime Trivia

12 pm & 3 pm
• Beginner-friendly Dungeons and Dragons

1 pm
• Cosplay 101

2 pm
• Digital and traditional art contest

2:30 pm
• Cosplay (costume) contest

Plus, all day, while supplies last, pick up some free manga!

Want even more? Check out our comprehensive calendar.

All the fun happens at Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Rd. NW, Leesburg, VA 20176.

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Disclaimer/Terms: This opportunity is subject to last minute cancellations and changes that might not be reflected in this post. Please, always confirm by calling/clicking.

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