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Join MoComCon 2022 this January 15

MoComCon 2022, MCPL’s annual celebration of all things comics, graphic novels and fandoms, returns on Saturday, January 15.

Check out our schedule of virtual events and join in all day long. Click on each event link below in the schedule to learn more. We will update with direct Zoom links on Saturday morning.

MoComCon Event Schedule

Super Hero Storytime
10:30 – 11:00am
Craft Demos11:00 – 11:45am
Toy Design: From Screen to Shelf with Jen Tan of Pixar12:00 – 1:00pm
Gaming Trivia1:15 – 2:15pm
Board Games: The Creative Process2:30 – 3:30pm
Art Contest Slideshow3:45 – 4:00pm

Stay tuned to the blog for MoComCon 2022 art and essay contest winners.

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Enter the MoComCon 2022 Art & Essay Contests!

MoComCon Returns to MCPL in January!

MoComCon happens January 15, 2022, this year at the Germantown Library! MoComCon 2022 Art & Essay contests also return as part of the celebration of all things comics, graphic novels and fandoms. The deadline to enter both contests is December 15.

What are the MoComCon Art & Essay Contests?

Do you like to draw or write? Then our Art and Essay contests are for you. You can enter art, essay, or both, just make sure to read the entry form directions and submit a separate form for each contest. Completed Art and Essay entries will be accepted electronically Monday, November 1 – Wednesday, December 15. Art contest is open to ages 5 years – adult. Essay contest is open to ages 8-14 years.

Cosplay Contest Happens at MoComCon 2022

Is Cosplay or dressing up more your style? Then our Cosplay contest is for you! Open to all ages, the day of MoComCon Saturday, January 15, 2022. Print and fill out your entry to bring with you to MoComCon 2022 at Germantown Library. Limited to the first 20 entries in each age group. Parent signature required for ages 17 & under.

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Learn more about MoComCon 2022, including the events schedule, at the event website. And join us at Germantown Library on January 15th!

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MoComCon Art, Cosplay & Essay Contest Open!

Today is the first day for entries to the MoComCon 2021 Art, Cosplay and Essay Contest. You have three options to participate in this year’s competition:

  • Create artwork of your favorite character from any fandom, book, television show, or movie, or invent your own original character!
  • Create and dress up in a costume of your favorite character from any fandom, book, television show, or movie, or invent your own original character!
  • Write an essay, 300–500 words, about the following prompt: In a world of countless fandoms, what makes you THE ULTIMATE FAN? Tell us what you’re the fan of, why you’re the #1 fan, and what impact it’s made on you and your life.

Three age groups can enter the Art and Cosplay contest: Child (ages 0–12), Teen (ages 13–17), and Adult (ages 18+). The Essay Contest is for ages 8–14. Find the entry form and many more details here.

MoComCon Online 2021 is an all day, all ages event celebrating all things comics, graphic novels, and fandoms! Join us on Saturday, January 16 for this year’s completely virtual con, and stay tuned for all of the ways you can participate.

Visit mcpl.events/mocomcon for all the details!

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MoComCon 2020 Art Contest Winners!

Winners for MoComCon’s 2020 art contest have been selected, and we’ve got lots of great art to show you. Take a look below. And don’t forget, if you’re interested in participating next year’s contest, check out our website in late 2020 for more details.

And The Winners Are…

Honorable Mention!

If you’d like to see all of this year’s submissions, head on over to our Flickr album. Until next year!