ComicCon event draws crowds to the library

Comicon- Jacob Finelli (age 6) learns Jedi skills from Luke Skywalker (2)

Young padawan Jacob Finelli, 6, tests his Jedi skills against Luke Skywalker on Saturday, May 7 during the Free Comic Book Day event at the Southington Library. The library held a ComicCon, featuring costumed superheroes, comic characters, games, a dance party, face painting and other kid-friendly activities. The event was organized by children’s librarian Molly Virello.

Photos by TAMMI NAUDUS

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Comicon- (9)Comicon- (6) Comicon- (10) Comicon- (11) Comicon- Jacob Finelli (age 6) learns Jedi skills from Luke Skywalker (1) Comicon- Joker makes balloon animals Comicon- Molly Virello of the library with characters Comicon-Alicia Wood and son Jackson Chalke (age 4) Comicon-Cathy Jortner (Nana) and her gradson Aiden (age 3) pick out a comic book Comicon-Group learns to play the game Dungeon World Comicon-Montana Giulianna with Harley Quinn Comicon-Oliver Biondi, Aiden Biondi, Jackson Chalke, Brayden Rudewicz Comicon-Quin Blacklock (3.5) and Deadpool Comicon-Riely Bassett (age 7) poses with the cast of Inside Out- Joy, Sadness, and Anger Comicon-Riley McNamara plays Wii Super Smash Bros with Captain Marvel

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