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

 

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”

Pickens County Library: “The World of Harry Potter”

March 28, 2020 (10:00 AM – 12:00 PM)
Tabletop Quidditch
Pass through Platform 9¾ as we travel to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry! We’ve
got Harry-Potter-themed activities and tasty themed treats. Don’t forget to dress in your very best
Hogwarts attire or as your favorite character! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

March 28, 2020 (10:00 AM – 2:30 PM)
Golden Snitch Scavenger Hunt
Pass through Platform 9¾ as we travel to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry! We’ve
got Harry-Potter-themed activities and tasty themed treats. Don’t forget to dress in your very best
Hogwarts attire or as your favorite character! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an
adult.

March 28, 2020 (10:00 AM – 2:30 PM)
Photo Booth
Take convention selfies and share them on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and more with
#SequoyahCon! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

March 28, 2020 (10:00 AM – 2:30 PM)
Pin the Sock on Dobby!
Pass through Platform 9¾ as we travel to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry! We’ve
got Harry-Potter-themed activities and tasty themed treats. Don’t forget to dress in your very best
Hogwarts attire or as your favorite character! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an
adult.

March 28, 2020 (1:00 PM – 2:30 PM)
Harry Potter Trivia Hour
Pass through Platform 9¾ as we travel to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry! We’ve
got Harry-Potter-themed activities and tasty themed treats. Don’t forget to dress in your very best
Hogwarts attire or as your favorite character! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an
adult.

 

 

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

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

March 28, 2020 (All Day)
Hobbit-Themed Snack Stand
Enjoy a second breakfast along with afternoon tea. For all ages; children must be accompanied
by an adult.

March 28, 2020 (All Day)
Tabletop Gaming
Adventure awaits! Join in on the tabletop fun and learn how to play Dungeons and Dragons,
Magic: The Gathering, or Pathfinder in a relaxed and instructive environment. No experience
required. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

March 28, 2020 (10:00 AM – 12:00 PM)
Miniature Painting
Show off your artistic skills during our tabletop miniature painting class! Miniatures are for
Warhammer 40,000 and Warhammer Age of Sigmar. For ages 13 and older. Registration is
required; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 244) to sign up.

March 28, 2020 (10:00 AM – 5:00 PM)
Life-Sized Clue
Move around a life-sized game board as one of six suspects in a murder mystery. The first player
to solve the mystery wins! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration
is required; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 244) to sign up.

March 28, 2020 (10:30 AM – 6:00 PM)
“I’m Going on an Adventure” Scavenger Hunt
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! Ask for your scavenger hunt list in the Youth Department.

For all ages; children must be accompanied by an
adult.

March 28, 2020 (10:30 AM – 6:00 PM)
Murder Mystery in a Box
Think you have what it takes to solve a murder? Stop by our “Forensics Lab” and try your hand
at solving one of our cold cases! For all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.

March 28, 2020 (12:00 PM – 1:00 PM)
True Crime Podcast Panel
Are you a fan of true crime podcasts? Join us as we explore the popularity of this type of
entertainment. Refreshments are provided. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an
adult. Some material may not be suitable for younger children.

March 28, 2020 (1:00 PM – 2:00 PM)
Cosplay 101 Panel
Dive into the world of cosplay and learn fundamentals during this informative Q&A-style panel
presented by longtime cosplayer Rachel Riley. For all ages; children must be accompanied by an
adult.

March 28, 2020 (2:00 PM – 5:00 PM)
Magic: The Gathering Tournament
Compete in our Magic: The Gathering sealed deck tournament! For ages 13 and older.
Registration is required; call 770-479-3090 (Ext. 244) to sign up.

March 28, 2020 (3:00 PM – 4:00 PM)
LEGO Lab
A different theme each month! Children may work alone or in teams to build LEGO
masterpieces, which will be displayed in the library until next month’s meeting. LEGO and
DUPLO are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

March 28, 2020 (3:00 PM – 6:00 PM)
Murder Mystery Party Game
Help us solve a murder mystery by participating in our interactive murder mystery party! For all
ages; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required; call 770-479-3090
(Ext. 228) to sign up.

 

 

 

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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