As part of FestivALL Fall the Kanawha County Public Library’s Jedi Jamboree is a week of Star Wars themed events and activities from October 21st-26st at eight different libraries.
Saint Albans will be doing Make and Take Craft events for kids each day throughout the week. On Monday at 6pm they have a special Princess Leia hair and Yoda ears craft for kids. Thursday at 6pm is the Star Wars party for kids and costumes.
At Cross Lanes from Wednesday 1pm to 5pm it is Make Your Own Lightsaber and Games for Teens at 4pm.
On Thursday at Dunbar is Jedi Knight training at 4pm, Elk View Star Wars show and tell at 6pm, Nitro’s Star Wars party at 6pm, and Riverside Star Wars celebration with costumes at 6pm.
Sissonville on Saturday from noon to 3pm is more Jedi Knight training
The big event is at the Main Library on Saturday from 10am to 3pm. There will be Jedi Knight training, an Asteroid Field obstacle course, a Garbage Masher scavenger hunt and a Wormhole crawl for older kids; games and other activities for teens and adults, a costume contest for all ages, a photo booth, crafts, and movies. Plus get to meet Star Wars author John Jackson Miller at 1pm.
Wisconsin author John Jackson Miller has spent a lifetime immersed in the worlds of fantasy and science fiction. He is the author of three Star Wars novels from Del Rey including the national bestseller Star Wars: Knight Errant, Star Wars: Lost Tribe of the Sith, and his just-released hardcover novel Star Wars: Kenobi, which focuses on the early days of Obi-Wan’s exile on Tatooine.
Lots of great events to get to if you can. Makes me want to borrow a little kid to got to some.