Stormtroopers, Tusken Raiders, and R2D2 invade the Charleston County Public Library on Saturday, October 13th for an afternoon of Star Wars-related fun for the entire family. The event runs from 11 am to 2 pm at the main library located at 68 Calhoun Street.
Bring a camera to have your photo taken with characters from the Star Wars Universe, as members of the Carolina Garrison chapter of the 501st Legion, a volunteer international Star Wars costuming organization, will be dressed in lifelike gear.
Fans can also compete in a Jedi training obstacle course, enjoy target practice on Storm Troopers, visit the Jakku Junkyard, and take a break from the excitement with Yoda Soda and Wookiee Cookiees in the Teen Lounge. A screening of Solo: A Star Wars Story will begin at 2 pm.
The day's schedule is as follows:
- Charleston Symphony Orchestra Performances
- 11:15 am - 11:45 am and 12:45 pm - 1:15 pm. in the Auditorium
- Robotics Demonstrations
- 11:45 am - 12 pm; 12:30 pm - 12:45 pm; 1:15 pm - 1:30 pm on the Second Floor
- Costume Parade and Contest
- 12-12:30 in the Lobby
- Star Wars Storytime
- 12:30-1 p.m. in the Children’s Storytime Room
- “Solo: A Star Wars Story” Film Screening
- 2 p.m. in the Auditorium
For more information about additional activities, visit the CCPL website or call 843-805-6930.