Haverstraw Library's annual comic con!

Godzilla table

Express your fandom at Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library's 2nd annual mini-convention! Celebrate your passion, be it comics, video games, anime and manga, movies and TV series, or book series.

Save the date! KingCon will be held on Saturday, August 3, 2019. Check back here for the latest news.

Calling Artists, Vendors & Panelists!

We're looking for artists, vendors and panelists for our comic/anime convention on Saturday, August 3, 2019 from 10 am - 4 pm. If you would like to apply, please fill out the appropriate application below.

Applications must be received by June 30, 2019. Space is limited. Submission of an application does not guarantee a space. Applicants will be notified of space availability as soon as possible but no later than Friday, July 5, 2019.

A table (30" x 72") and chairs will be provided by the library. There is a $5 fee for a table. Cash payments may be made in person. Money orders may be sent by mail to:

Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
RE: King Con
10 W. Ramapo Road
Garnerville, NY 10923

Payments sent by mail must pay to Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library or HKDPL. Please indicate that it is for King Con. Payment must be received by July 19, 2019.

If you have any questions, please get in touch with Catherine Campos at (845) 786-3800 ext. 22.

Artist Application
Panel Application
Vendor Application

Your Help is Needed!

We are looking for prize donations for KingCon. If you have new or like new geeky items and/or books; please bring them to the Adult Reference desk at the Main Library. Thank you for your generosity!

Programs & Events

All Day Movie Marathon

10 am - 4 pm
Enjoy a taste of various cult favorites. Movies to be announced.

Celebrating with Pokémon Go

Pokémon Go trainers! Enjoy 6 hours of lures in celebration of King Con from 10 am - 4 pm.

Cosplay Contest

Come dressed up as your favorite character and enter our cosplay contest! Registration is from 10 am - 2 pm. Winners will be announced at 3 pm. One winner per age group will win fabulous prizes!

Face Painting

11 am - 3 pm
For all ages. Get your face painted with your favorite character or design for free!

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Tournament

Compete with your favorite character and find out who is the best! Register for the tournament and practice from 10 am - 12:30 pm. Tournament begins 1 pm. Prizes to be announced. May the best win!

Would you like to practice before the tournament? Borrow the Nintendo Switch console and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate video game from the library!

Thank You!

Thank you to Image Comics, Carla L., Jackie G., Rio A. and all the others who have donated swag for our upcoming King Con. Your generosity is appreciated!

KingCon 2018 Photo Gallery

King Con lower level Lower level artist tables LARC Scrawl table How to Draw Anime and Manga workshop Cosplay Makeup 101 Volunteer Hulk
Xiaoyi Xiaoyi Art table Creative Faces with V Stage Combat Demonstration with Christopher Plummer Cosplay Costumes 101 with Jackie Maid on staff
Children's room artist tables At an artist table Switch video game room Tokyo Ghoul Sailor Moon fan Face painted fans

Reach Out to Us At:

Main Library

  • 10 West Ramapo Road
  • Garnerville, NY 10923
  • Telephone: (845) 786-3800
  • Fax: (845) 786-3791

Village Branch

  • 85 Main Street
  • Haverstraw, NY 10927
  • Telephone: (845) 429-3445
  • Fax: (845) 429-7313