Join Jackson College and guests for this year’s Concatenation Convention, or Con Con, with the theme Mars Attacks!  Concatenation brings science fiction and fact together for a fun, informative day!

Events will start at 10 a.m. in the Bert Walker Hall Community Rooms on Central Campus and continue to 4 p.m.

Schedule for day:

10:30 a.m.  Mars presentation by Jackson College Professor Xania Payne

11 a.m. – 12 noon  Discussion and signing with John McCrea, comic book artist

1 – 2 p.m. Discussion and signing with Andy Weir via Skype followed by a virtual book signing. Weir is author of The Martian and Artemis

2:15 – 3:15 p.m. Mars Attacks card set presentation by Jon Hart

3 – 4 p.m. “The Martian” book discussion with JDL staff

4 p.m. Con Con concourse closes.

4:15 p.m. The Orbiters concert at the Jets Hangar


Activities & exhibitors throughout the day. Door prizes awarded, free lunch available.