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Posted on: March 11, 2020

(Video) Create Your Look for Library's Cosplay Contest!

ITL Amanda Sasser

No matter how young or how old one may be, getting dressed up in fun costumes to become your favorite superhero or villain is just fun.  This is at the heart of the Cosplay Contest that’s hosted every year at Lib-Con at your Abilene Public Library.

Learn more about the Cosplay Contest in our latest Inside the Library series where we’ll meet up with children’s library assistant Amanda Sasser.  Not only is she the coordinator for the contest, she’s an award-winning cosplayer herself.  Get the details on this year’s contest, tips and tricks on how to stand out from the crowd, pointers when it comes to putting your best foot forward and so much more.

If you have any questions regarding this year’s contest, feel free to email Amanda or contact staff at 325-676-6067.  You can also visit our Lib-Con Page online to view even more information about the festivities coming up at the end of April.

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