Comic Geek Out

Comic Geek Out

Saturday, July 27, 2024

Yankee Clipper Branch – 2025 Leonard NE

Discover your inner hero at the library’s annual comic event. Celebrate the comic books you love and geek out on your favorite fandom. Join us for hands-on activities, snacks, free books, a comic workshop, and other fun events designed for all ages. 

Attendees can take home a free 2024 Comic Geek Out poster designed by Cody Coppernoll and enjoy free snacks and refreshments while supplies last. Events take place both indoors and outside at the Yankee Clipper Branch. All activities will be moved indoors in case of inclement weather.

Special Guest




Cosplay Guidelines

  • All costumes should provide enough coverage to be worn in public and appropriate for a family-friendly event.
  •  No flash, fire, explosives, fireworks, smoke (including incense), fog (including dry ice), or incendiary devices, such as caps or smokers, will be allowed.
  • No chemicals, powders, thrown glitter or confetti will be allowed.
  • If weapons are part of your costume, they should comply with the following:
    • No sharp swords or knives or actual working weapons are allowed. Wood, rattan, bamboo, plastic, cardboard, foam, or rubber weapons are acceptable.
    • Fake firearms are not allowed, even if they follow compliance with authorities and have a fluorescent orange plug in the muzzle.
    • Inspection of all weapons will be required prior to the event, regardless of material. Contestants are responsible for their own weapons, this includes carrying them throughout the event.
  • No profanity will be allowed during the event. This includes messages on signs or clothes.


Special thanks to the Grand Rapids Public Library Foundation.

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