Join JBLM libraries for FANtober events!

Note: This event has already passed.

Date: Oct 1 2019 - Oct 31 2019

Dress as your favorite pop culture character when you attend any of these events.

Attend McChord Library’s Thursday storytimes at 11 a.m. or 3 p.m. and immerse yourself in interactive fun with cool crafts:

-Thomas the tank engine stars Oct. 3.

-Oct. 10, it’s off to Star Wars.

-Oct. 17, get friendly with Disney characters.

-Superheroes are featured Oct. 24.

Also come to McChord Library for these special Friday movies starting at 6 p.m. (with free popcorn!) to enjoy the “fandoms” you know and love:

-Oct. 4 features “Aladdin.”

-Oct. 11 is “Star Wars: A New Hope.” 

-Oct. 18, we’ll sing along with the animated classic “The Lion King.”

Calling all Padawans and Jedi Knights! The Empire’s invading McChord Library Saturday, Oct. 12, 1-2:30 p.m. Take part in a themed costume parade, crafts, storytime, special guest appearances, food, fun and more!

Book Patch Library is offering special Friday events for Fantober:

-Pokémon Day Oct. 4 — watch Pokémon movies (free popcorn!), go on a scavenger hunt and trade or show off your cards.

-Lego Day Oct. 11 — enjoy Lego movies, books and more.

-Mario Day Oct. 18 — make crafts, see a show and play Mario video games.

-Disney Princess Day Oct. 25 — watch a princess movie and get a glitter tattoo!

Grandstaff Library is putting on these events:

-Drop in Saturday, Oct. 19, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. for a Super Smash Bros. tournament! Try to win a first-, second- or third-place prize, plus enter to win a door prize! No registration is needed.

-Adults can join us Oct. 21, 5:30–7 p.m. for a special screening of “Carrie” by Stephen King.