Springfield City Library’s celebration of Anime culture is back and better than ever! We will continue to offer the best in anime entertainment! Saturday will feature some of your favorites in animation in our all day film festival. Sunday will include our famous art and costume contests, and many other surprises and special events. Snacks will be provided both days, and best of all, it’s completely free!

Saturday, November 15

9:30-10:30 a.m. Sugar a little snow fairy episodes 1-2
Season Fairies create and control the weather using special musical instruments. Sugar, an apprentice Snow Fairy, and her friends Salt and Pepper, all want to become full-fledged Season Fairies. They enlist the somewhat unwilling help of Saga, a human girl who can see Season Fairies. (Ages 10+)

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10:30-11:30 a.m. Eyeshield 21 episodes 1-2
Kobayakawa Sena is a little guy who always get picked on by the bullies in school. To avoid them, he has become swift and fast in his movements. Coincidentally, Hiruma Youichi and Kurita Ryukan are looking for a fast running back for their American Football team and want to put Sena in the team. (Ages 13+)

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Somedays Dreamers episodes 1-2
Yume is a 15-year old girl from the contryside of Japan. The only thing unusual about this ordinary girl is her ability to use magic! This summer, Yume reached the age required by the government to begin an apprenticeship to harness her natural talents and become a licensed wizard (Ages 13+)

12:30-1:30 p.m. Orphen Episodes 1-2
Orphen is a young, powerful (well, at least from an ego standpoint) magic-user who has seemingly been idling for a year in a small town, taking on an even younger apprentice, Majic, and setting his binoculars on the local mansion where the rich live. (Ages 12+)

1:30-3:00 p.m. Chibiconn Trivia contest
Do you know everything there is to know about Naruto? Can you tell us Tony Stark’s Middle name? Then you’ll want to join us for the Chibiconn Trivia contest! Come show off your knowledge off all things geek!

3:00-4:30 p.m. North East Ghostbusters Alliance: Taskforce Ecto
The members of N.E.G.A.T.E will be joining us at Chibiconn this year to talk about their adventures touring the events circuit, what it takes to create their equipment, and most important of all……why they ain’t afraid of no ghost! Who you gonna call for fun? The Ghostbusters!



Sunday, November 16

12:30-1:00 p.m. Open social time

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1:00-2:30 p.m. Speaker Aaron Wood
Aaron Wood is a graphic designer currently residing in the state of Massachusetts. The artist on the comic “Captain Drew and His Crew of Two”, he is also known for his work with his art that has a social media or pop culture angle to it. When not working on a project, he is to be found cooking up a plot to score some lobster.

2:30-3:30 p.m.: Cosplay is for Everyone presentation
Come and talk cosplay with some of New England’s friendliest convention cosplayers.

3:30-4:30 p.m. Cosplay Contest
Join us to show Chibiconn your latest cosplay creation. Prizes will be awarded!

4:30 p.m.: Art Contest Judging
Throughout the weekend, enter our art contest and have your work displayed for all to see. Prizes will be awarded at this time.

For more information about Chibiconn, call Sarah at 413-263-6840 (East Springfield Branch) or email shodge-wetherbe@springfieldlibrary.org.