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NYCC 2022 Family HQ Interactive Programming
« on: September 29, 2022, 06:30:00 AM »
DISCLAIMER: Please keep checking the NYCC scheduling page for any changes or updates - this schedule is subject to change without notice.


Thursday, October 06

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Padawan Training Institute
Location: Family HQ
Come learn the ways of the Jedi!  Join Saber Guild: Empire Temple as they teach fundamental lightsaber skills for younglings.  Learn the ways of the force and help us protect the galaxy. (Kids ages 6-12).



12:30 PM - 01:30 PM Blast a Trooper
Location: Family HQ
Think you have better aim than a stormtrooper?  For a small charity donation, you can come find out!



01:00 PM - 02:00 PM Galactic Tales
Location: Family HQ
Come join the Jedi (or maybe the Sith!) as they read aloud tales from a galaxy far, far away!



02:00 PM - 03:00 PM Kids Cosplay Showcase
Location: Family HQ
Calling all kids 12 and under! Come show off your super awesome costume in the Kids Costume Showcase taking place in the Family HQ. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to the event since space is limited and is not guaranteed.



02:30 PM - 03:30 PM Ondine - A Queer Fairy Tale Puppet Show
Location: Family HQ
An interactive LGBTQIA+ inclusive fairy tale puppet play. Families and puppet enthusiasts can come play along with ONDINE, a water sprite, as he falls in love with a knight errant. This engaging style of live performance, reliant on audience participation, is currently touring Pride celebrations and Renaissance festivals around Kansas. Packed with laughs and lessons in emotional intelligence, ONDINE is a joyful tribute to live theatre and fun for all ages!



03:30 PM - 04:30 PM Padawan Training Institute
Location: Family HQ
Come learn the ways of the Jedi!  Join Saber Guild: Empire Temple as they teach fundamental lightsaber skills for younglings.  Learn the ways of the force and help us protect the galaxy. (Kids ages 6-12).

Friday, October 07

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Padawan Training Institute
Location: Family HQ
Come learn the ways of the Jedi!  Join Saber Guild: Empire Temple as they teach fundamental lightsaber skills for younglings.  Learn the ways of the force and help us protect the galaxy. (Kids ages 6-12).



11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Ondine - A Queer Fairy Tale Puppet Show
Location: Family HQ
An interactive LGBTQIA+ inclusive fairy tale puppet play. Broken into 3 acts throughout Sunday’s family day families and puppet enthusiasts can come play along with ONDINE a water sprite as he falls in love with a knight errant. This engaging style of live performance reliant on child volunteers plucked from the audience is currently touring Pride celebrations and Renaissance festivals around Kansas. With 3 20-min acts all stuffed with laughs and lessons in emotional intelligence ONDINE is a joyful tribute to live theatre and fun for all ages! Attendants at each act will be eligible to win a free LGBTQIA+ children’s book; BEAUTY SLEEPING by Brett Crandall.



12:30 PM - 01:30 PM Blast a Trooper
Location: Family HQ
Think you have better aim than a stormtrooper?  For a small charity donation, you can come find out!



01:00 PM - 02:00 PM Galactic Tales
Location: Family HQ
Come join the Jedi (or maybe the Sith!) as they read aloud tales from a galaxy far, far away!



02:00 PM - 03:00 PM Kids Cosplay Showcase
Location: Family HQ
Calling all kids 12 and under! Come show off your super awesome costume in the Kids Costume Showcase taking place in the Family HQ. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to the event since space is limited and is not guaranteed.



02:30 PM - 03:30 PM Kids Drawing Workshop with Erin Lefler
Location: Family HQ
Learn how to draw with artist Erin Lefler!



02:30 PM - 03:30 PM Go tell the Bees: Dances from Outlander
Location: Family HQ
Outlander spans both space and time and Jamie and Claire themselves move between Scotland France and the new world. Join us for a selection of dances that they would have danced from all three countries along with a little history for good measure. No experience necessary!



04:00 PM - 05:00 PM C1 Comics, Creation Station: Cartooning Drawing Workshop
Location: Family HQ
Creation Station Workshop – An interactive workshop where participants draw, write and create stories together. Here the family is the Participant team. Inside each group we will attempt to identify the ideal person, the writer, the illustrator, and/or the costume designer. Existing workshops designed by the staff of Creative One Arts like Capt. Creation (Ed Mouzon) and his Creation Station workshop can be used as well as the opportunity for participants to submit workshop suggestions.

Description: Our focus is to introduce young artists to cartooning through their own original drawings. We will teach basic anatomy and cartoon layouts. We will work with young artists to create cool superheroes to match their wonderful powers. The kids will make up costume designs and learn how to draw them. At the completion of the class, the kids will have a basic character they can place into a fun story and have loads of fun with.



05:00 PM - 06:00 PM Padawan Training Institute
Location: Family HQ
Come learn the ways of the Jedi!  Join Saber Guild: Empire Temple as they teach fundamental lightsaber skills for younglings.  Learn the ways of the force and help us protect the galaxy. (Kids ages 6-12).

Saturday, October 08

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Padawan Training Institute
Location: Family HQ
Come learn the ways of the Jedi!  Join Saber Guild: Empire Temple as they teach fundamental lightsaber skills for younglings.  Learn the ways of the force and help us protect the galaxy. (Kids ages 6-12).



11:15 AM - 12:15 PM Rube Goldberg: Launch into Middle Grade
Location: Family HQ
Grab a wrench, flip a switch, and join bestselling author Brandon T. Snider and award-winning illustrator Ed Steckley for a celebration of hijinks and hilarity in their new illustrated book series Rube Goldberg and His Amazing Machines starring Rube Goldberg, a young inventor and master of machines loosely based on Goldberg’s classic cartoons.
Guests: Brandon T. Snider, Ed Steckley


12:30 PM - 01:30 PM Blast a Trooper
Location: Family HQ
Think you have better aim than a stormtrooper?  For a small charity donation, you can come find out!



12:45 PM - 01:45 PM C1 Comics, Creation Station: Cartooning Drawing Workshop
Location: Family HQ
Creation Station Workshop – An interactive workshop where participants draw, write and create stories together. Here the family is the Participant team. Inside each group we will attempt to identify the ideal person, the writer, the illustrator, and/or the costume designer. Existing workshops designed by the staff of Creative One Arts like Capt. Creation (Ed Mouzon) and his Creation Station workshop can be used as well as the opportunity for participants to submit workshop suggestions.

Description: Our focus is to introduce young artists to cartooning through their own original drawings. We will teach basic anatomy and cartoon layouts. We will work with young artists to create cool superheroes to match their wonderful powers. The kids will make up costume designs and learn how to draw them. At the completion of the class, the kids will have a basic character they can place into a fun story and have loads of fun with.



02:00 PM - 03:00 PM Ondine - A Queer Fairy Tale Puppet Show
Location: Family HQ
An interactive LGBTQIA+ inclusive fairy tale puppet play. Families and puppet enthusiasts can come play along with ONDINE, a water sprite, as he falls in love with a knight errant. This engaging style of live performance, reliant on audience participation, is currently touring Pride celebrations and Renaissance festivals around Kansas. Packed with laughs and lessons in emotional intelligence, ONDINE is a joyful tribute to live theatre and fun for all ages! Attendants at each act will be eligible to win a free LGBTQIA+ children’s book; BEAUTY, SLEEPING by Brett Crandall.
Guests: Brett Crandall


02:15 PM - 03:15 PM Kids Drawing Workshop with Tana Ford
Location: Family HQ
Learn how to draw with artist Tana Ford!



03:30 PM - 04:30 PM Padawan Training Institute
Location: Family HQ
Come learn the ways of the Jedi!  Join Saber Guild: Empire Temple as they teach fundamental lightsaber skills for younglings.  Learn the ways of the force and help us protect the galaxy. (Kids ages 6-12).



05:00 PM - 07:30 PM Court Dancing: +1 Performance +1 Diplomacy
Location: Family HQ
In your eternal quest for just one more point of diplomacy at formal elven functions why not explore dance? No experience? Not a problem - we’ll take you from novice to experienced courtier in no time flat!



05:15 PM - 06:15 PM Galactic Tales
Location: Family HQ
Come join the Jedi (or maybe the Sith!) as they read aloud tales from a galaxy far, far away!



Sunday, October 09

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Galactic Tales
Location: Family HQ
Come join the Jedi (or maybe the Sith!) as they read aloud tales from a galaxy far, far away!



11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Blast a Trooper
Location: Family HQ
Think you have better aim than a stormtrooper?  For a small charity donation, you can come find out!



12:30 PM - 01:30 PM The "Drawsomest" Illustrators: An Interactive Draw-Off for All Ages
Location: Family HQ
They bring the pens, YOU bring the inspiration! Join Random House Graphic creators John Gallagher (Max Meow), Liz Montague (Maybe An Artist, A Graphic Memoir), Matthew Holm (The BIG Adventures of Babymouse), and Mark Siegel (5 Worlds) as they bring your ideas to life in this unmissable live draw-off. Moderated by Colleen AF Venable (Katie the Catsitter).
Guests: John Gallagher, Matthew Holm, Liz Montague, Mark Siegel, Colleen AF Venable


01:00 PM - 02:00 PM Kids Cosplay Showcase
Location: Family HQ
Calling all kids 12 and under! Come show off your super awesome costume in the Kids Costume Showcase taking place in the Family HQ. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to the event since space is limited and is not guaranteed.



02:00 PM - 03:00 PM Kids Drawing Workshop with Erin Lefler
Location: Family HQ
Learn how to draw with artist Erin Lefler!



02:30 PM - 03:30 PM Ten Thousand Pounds a Year: Regency Dance
Location: Family HQ
Has Bridgerton left you a little hot around the collar for Regency ballrooms (and libraries)? Dancers of all experience levels are invited to learn some of the beautiful dances of the Regency. No experience necessary all steps and dances will be taught along with some insight into the ballrooms of the period.



03:30 PM - 04:30 PM C1 Comics, Creation Station: Cartooning Drawing Workshop
Location: Family HQ
Creation Station Workshop – An interactive workshop where participants draw, write and create stories together. Here the family is the Participant team. Inside each group we will attempt to identify the ideal person, the writer, the illustrator, and/or the costume designer. Existing workshops designed by the staff of Creative One Arts like Capt. Creation (Ed Mouzon) and his Creation Station workshop can be used as well as the opportunity for participants to submit workshop suggestions.

Description: Our focus is to introduce young artists to cartooning through their own original drawings. We will teach basic anatomy and cartoon layouts. We will work with young artists to create cool superheroes to match their wonderful powers. The kids will make up costume designs and learn how to draw them. At the completion of the class, the kids will have a basic character they can place into a fun story and have loads of fun with.



04:00 PM - 05:00 PM Padawan Training Institute
Location: Family HQ
Come learn the ways of the Jedi!  Join Saber Guild: Empire Temple as they teach fundamental lightsaber skills for younglings.  Learn the ways of the force and help us protect the galaxy. (Kids ages 6-12).



DISCLAIMER: Please keep checking the NYCC scheduling page for any changes or updates - this schedule is subject to change without notice.
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