Charlotte, NC is about to experience a literary extravaganza like never before! On November 4th, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Imagion Library will be hosting the much-anticipated EpicFest 2023. This promises to be a day filled with captivating activities that celebrate the joy of reading and ignite the imaginations of young and old alike.
A World of Wonderous Activities
From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., attendees will be treated to a plethora of engaging activities that will leave them spellbound. Here's a sneak peek of what's in store:
-Take a Book, Build Your Home Library: A unique opportunity for families to expand their personal libraries, ensuring that the love for reading continues long after the event.
GameTruck: Dive into the world of interactive gaming and let the fun begin!
Water Wagon: Cool down and have a splashing good time in the Water Wagon zone.
Photobooth: Capture epic memories with friends and family at the dedicated photo booth.
Get Ready to Read Activities: Interactive sessions that prepare young minds for a lifelong love of reading.
Building with Blocks: Foster creativity and spatial skills in this hands-on activity.
Bookstore: Explore a treasure trove of books, ensuring there's something for every reader.
Face Painting & Glitter Tattoos: Transform into your favorite characters with a touch of sparkle and color.
Balloon Twisting: Watch in awe as balloons come to life in the hands of skilled artists.
Scavenger Hunt: Embark on an exciting adventure to discover hidden treasures.
Dance Floor DJ: Let loose on the dance floor and groove to some beats.
Community Art: Contribute to a collaborative masterpiece that showcases the power of creativity.
Science Activity: Unearth the wonders of science through interactive experiments and demonstrations.
Notable Events Throughout the Day
Family Storytime in Spangler Library (10:20-10:50 a.m.): Gather around for an enchanting storytelling session that captivates young and old alike.
Spangler Stage: Author Talks (10:55 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.): Listen to acclaimed authors as they share insights about their craft, their stories, and the magic of writing.
Author Signings (11:15 a.m. - 3 p.m.): Have your favorite books personally signed by the talented authors themselves.
Teen Writing Activities (12-3 p.m.): Inspire the next generation of writers with activities designed to spark creativity.
Dance-a-Story with the Charlotte Ballet (1-1:30 p.m.)**: Join a captivating dance performance that weaves a tale through movement and music.
The Grand Finale: Schoolhouse Rock Live!
At 12 p.m., the stage will come alive with the exuberant performance of "Schoolhouse Rock Live!" by the Children's Theatre of Charlotte. Get ready to rock and roll as this pop culture phenomenon brings to life educational songs from the 1970s cartoon. It's an experience that promises to leave families singing and dancing all the way home!
EpicFest 2023 at Imagion Library is not just an event; it's an adventure waiting to unfold. Mark your calendars, gather your loved ones, and get ready to embark on a day of literary enchantment. Don't miss out on this epic celebration of the power of stories!
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