Join us on March 28, 2020!

The Sequoyah Regional Library System presents a mini-convention featuring popular fandoms, panels, activities, and programs; all for free!
All ages are welcome to participate in scheduled events that will take place at the Pickens, Gilmer, Rose Creek, and R.T. Jones libraries!
First hosted in 2016 to great success, Sequoyah-Con is scheduled for March 28, 2020! 

 

Gilmer County Schedule

Gilmer County Library

March 28, 2020 (3:00 PM – 4:00 PM)

Journey into the Amazing Body

Kids can explore body systems using a microscope, x-rays, pumping heart models, inflating lungs, and more interactive activities. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

 

 

 

Pickens County Library: “The World of Harry Potter”

March 23, 2019 (All Day)

Paranormal Coloring Pages & Crafts

Enjoy ghost-themed coloring pages and crafts. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

March 23, 2019 (All Day)

Spooky Scavenger Hunt

Search the library for supernatural entities and clues by using the HP Reveal augmented reality app! A prize awaits all who complete the hunt. Tablets with the AR app installed are provided, or you may use your own device. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

March 23, 2019 (All Day)

Teen Advisory Board Bake Sale

The Pickens TAB members are bringing their bake sale to Sequoyah-Con. Choose from a variety of treats and stock up on sweets as you enter and exit the library! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

March 23, 2019 (10:30 AM – 11:30 AM)

Banshee BINGO

Join us for BINGO with a spooky twist! Face your fears and compete to win prizes! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

March 23, 2019 (2:00 PM – 4:00 PM)

Author Visit: Lisa M. Russell

Join us as we welcome author Lisa M. Russell, who is speaking about her recent book Underwater Ghost Towns of North Georgia. A selection of Lisa M. Russell’s books will be available for purchase (and signing!). For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

R.T. Jones Memorial Library: “Mystery & Adventure”

R.T. Jones Memorial Library: “Mystery & Adventure”

Tabletop Gaming
ALL DAY
Take a seat at the table, grab some dice, and get gaming at our monthly Tabletop Gaming group! Dungeons & Dragons is our featured game, but we welcome all tabletop games and gamers. Beginners welcome and all materials are provided! For ages 12 and older. For more information contact campr@seqlib.org.

Murder Mystery in a Box
ALL DAY
Think you have what it takes to solve a murder?  Stop by the “Forensics Lab” anytime and try your hand at solving one of our cold cases!

Adventure Scavenger Hunt
ALL DAY
Bilbo Baggins is going on an adventure and he wants YOU to join him! If you can help Bilbo succeed on his quest, you can claim a piece of Smaug’s treasure for your own!  All ages welcome.  Ask for your Scavenger Hunt list at the children’s desk.

Life-Sized Clue
ALL DAY
Move around a life sized game board in the library as one of six suspects in a murder mystery. The first player to solve the mystery wins! All ages are welcome. To register for a time slot contact Mary Elliott at 770-479-3090 x 244 or elliottm@seqlib.org.

Miniature Painting
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Come show off your artistic skills during our table-top miniature painting class! Registration is required. you must be 13+ to register for this class. For more information or to register contact Mary Elliott at 770-479-3090 x 244 or elliottm@seqlib.org.

 

True Crime Podcast Panel
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Are you a fan of true crime podcasts?  Join us as we explore the popularity of this type of entertainment.  Refreshments will be provided! *Some material may not be suitable for younger children*

Cosplay 101 Panel
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Dive into the world of Cosplay and learn some fundamentals during this informative, Q & A style panel. All ages are welcome. Presented by long time Cosplayer, Rachel Riley.

Magic: The Gathering Tournament
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Join in on the fun and compete in our Magic: The Gathering sealed deck tournament! Registration is required as slots are limited. You must be 13+ to register for this tournament. For more information or to register contact Mary Elliott at 770-479-3090 x 244 or elliottm@seqlib.org.

LEGO Lab
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Children can work alone or in teams to make their special creations. All ages are invited. Ages 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Call 770-479-3090 x 233 for more information.

Murder Mystery Party Game
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Help us solve a murder mystery by participating in our interactive, murder mystery party! Sign up is required and spaces are limited. Call 770-479-3090 x 228 or email rumblek@seqlib.org to sign up today!

VISIT OUR Hobbit-Themed Snack Stand THROUGHOUT THE DAY!

 

 

Rose Creek Public Library: “A Celebration of Gaming”

Rose Creek Public Library: “A Celebration of Gaming”

 

March 28, 2020 (All Day)

Board Games

We’ve got an assortment of board games set out for all-day library play during Sequoyah-Con! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

March 28, 2020 (10:30 AM – 12:30 PM)

Virtual Reality Experience + Tablet Free-Play

We’ve got SRLS’s very own virtual reality headsets available with games and sensory experiences. Come see what it’s all about! We also have our library tablets set up with gaming apps that you can play. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

March 28, 2020 (1:00 PM – 4:00 PM)

Georgia Kendama Players Demonstration + Free-Play

Join us as we welcome the Georgia Kendama Players to show off some of their tricks! Kendama free-play will follow the demonstration. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

 

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