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Don’t forget, the annual Anime Fest at the Figge is TOMORROW!
Join us at 225 W. 2nd Street in Davenport from 12:00-3:00 on Saturday October 12th.
$5 admission will get you entry to the event, where we’ll have noodles, candy sushi, crafts, lessons in calligraphy and Japanese, movies, cosplay, and more!
Here are some more fun pics from Anime Fest. Enjoy!
Look at the ears on these cool cats. Nice creations.
Hanging out at the candy sushi station. Mmm…sugar.
Cosplaying and candy sushi make a lovely combo. Always.
Cosplayers striking a pose before the final voting. Yah!
And if you have any comments on this year’s Teen Anime Fest be sure to let us know. Don’t be shy! Let us know what you liked as well as what you didn’t like. We plan to make next year’s event even better and we can’t do it without your fresh ideas and valuable input.
Sunday’s 2nd Annual Anime Fest at the Figge was a great time. The place was packed with teens from all over the area. Enjoy these pics of the winning artwork and characters from the cosplay fashion show.
3rd place: Setsuka by Sari Moore.
2nd place: We Are United by Clayton Summers
1st place: Twin Mimi by Victoria Meyer
3rd place winner–cosplay fashion show
2nd place winner–cosplay fashion show
1st place winner–cosplay fashion show
The winning artwork was selected by the teen librarians and Figge representatives. The cosplay fashion show was judged by the teen audience. All winners received gift cards to Hobby Lobby. Congrats to all the participants!
The 2nd Annual Teen Anime Fest will be held at the Figge from 12-4 this Sunday…WHICH IS TOMORROW!! There will be a $5 museum admission fee at the door. All ages are welcome. The Figge Art Museum is located at 225 W. 2nd St. in downtown Davenport. Don’t miss this one-of-a-kind teen event!
This year’s features:
A cosplay mask creation station
A cosplay cat ear and tail creation station
Candy sushi making and refreshments
Sales booth of your favorite manga & anime supplied by Borders
A martial arts demonstration by the John Morrow Academy of Martial Arts
Anime Music Video Contest
Hope you can make it!
Anime Fest 2009
Sunday, October 18th 12-4 p.m.
@ the Figge Art Museum
Quad-Cities Libraries and the Figge Art Museum are organizing the second annual Teen Anime Fest and Manga Art Show!
- An area for swapping manga & anime.
- A cosplay mask creation station
- A cosplay cat ear and tail creation station
- Japanese tea served by Mojo’s
- Candy sushi making
- Sales booth of your favorite manga & anime supplied by Borders
- Viewing of episodes of our favorite anime
- A martial arts demonstration by the John Morrow–Academy of Martial Arts
- Anime Music Video Contest (Max entries is 2 & please bring the URL’s of your videos. Please keep them PG-13)
- Cosplay contest (feel free to wear your costume to the event)
- Art contest
Look for all the Manga Art Contest details/entry forms in tomorrow’s post.
September is just around the corner and that means our regular teen programs will be starting back up again. Yay! The line up for this year is as follows:
1st Tuesday of the month–Anime Club
2nd Tuesday of the month–TVC (Teen Volunteer Council & Gaming)
3rd Tuesday of the month–Ultimate Card Gaming (Magic/YuGiOh/…)
4th Tuesday of the month–Teen Tech Lab
EVERY Wednesday–Get Your Game On (free play video gaming)
Anime Club starts this Tuesday, September 1st, at the Fairmount St. library from 5:30-7:30. Don’t miss the first meeting and your chance to help plan the club’s activities for the season. Do we need a logo? Will you draw it? Should we have officers? Or just go with the flow? How about another chopsticks/M&Ms race and ramen noodle eating contest? (yes please)
Plus, we have big announcements concerning this year’s Anime Fest which will be held at the Figge Art Museum in October. Art contest anyone? Do we have cosplayers in the house? Stay tuned to tomorrow’s post for all the juicy deets.