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If you enjoy board & card games, then this meetup is the place for you! We're inviting adult gamers of all experience levels - from beginners to experienced - to play games with us. If you're enthusiastic about gaming and want to meet others who share the same interest plus have a fun time, then join us TODAY! We've been meeting at the Marple Library on Thursday evenings and "2nd Saturdays", the Liberti Church, Newtown Square) on Monday evenings, and the Swarthmore Boro Hall on Sundays to play both new and classic board and card games. We continue to attract new members each and every month. JOIN US! We are the BEST board gaming meetup in Delaware County. Don't miss the fun!

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If you'd like to organize a gaming event for this meetup, then contact this meetup's organizer Rich Patterson (ProgramMan2525@gmail.com) to place your event on this meetup's schedule. It's so EASY to do!

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Meetup's Founder: Professor Rudy Henkel (Ursinus College) [2016]
Meetup's Current Organizer: Rich Patterson [2017-2019]

Upcoming events (5+)

Board Games at Swarthmore Borough Hall

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Board gaming. Friendly, mostly recently created "Eurogames," such as Ticket to Ride, Splendor, and 7 Wonders. Feel free to bring your own or just play the ones that are there. Rules will be taught; no prior experience necessary. Turnout is typically 10-15 people. It's primarily intended for adults, but kids are welcome as long as a parent stays with them.

MEMORIAL DAY - We owe much to our vets. No meetup gaming.

MEMORIAL DAY - NO MEETUP Play games with family and friends, and give thanks to all who gave their lives to keep our country free.

Play BOARD & CARD GAMES on this TUESDAY NIGHT! (MARPLE LIBRARY)

Come play board games on this TUESDAY NIGHT starting at 6:15 PM. A few of us always bring games, and you are free to bring some, too. We are currently looking into adding some additional Tuesday game nights to our calendar, which will be announced soon. NO previous experience is required; rules are taught. Easy-going play. Let's have FUN! Make new friends! We play many types of games - Some of the easier ones that we often bring are: Ticket to Ride, Carcassonne, Splendor, Las Vegas, Kingdomino, Karuba, Sagrada, For Sale, Coloretto, No Thanks!, and many, many others. These are regarded as gateway games, and they provide a wonderful introduction to gaming that's a step beyond Monopoly. We also play other games that more experienced gamers enjoy: Great Western Trail. Terraforming Mars, Pandemic, Fresco, Airlines Europe, Factory Fun, San Marco. Alhambra, and many, many others. ================================= The Marple Library has wonderful facilities and ample parking. It's a comfortable setting to have a good time! Hope to see you there! ================================= [The library will close at 9:00 PM.] To not disrupt the library, we'll limit our participation to the first ten who RSVP which will include myself. You can bring a friend. RSVP is required. If you change your mind after making your RSVP, please change your status so that someone else might have an opportunity to participate. ===================================

Play BOARD & CARD GAMES on THURSDAY NIGHTS! (MARPLE LIBRARY)

Marple Public Library

Come play board games on THURSDAY NIGHTS each week starting at 6:15 PM. A few of us always bring games, and you are free to bring some, too. NO previous experience is required; rules are taught. Easy-going play. Let's have FUN! Make new friends! We play many types of games: Kingdomino, Ticket to Ride, Carcassonne, Las Vegas, Karuba, Bunny Kingdom, Spice Road, Pandemic, Alhambra, Airlines Europe, Coloretto, Biblios, Cottage Garden, New York 1901, Cubist, Tsuro, For Sale, Kerala, Castles of Burgundy (card game), and many, many others... Potential Future Games: Fresco, Istanbul, Keltis, Vegas Showdown, Milestones, Metro, Subdivision, Treasure Hunter, Garden Dice, Herbaceous, Linko, Nyet!, Oh My Goods!, Pastiche Petite, Red7, Seeland, Through the Desert, Zany Penguins, and likely others! ================================= The Marple Library has wonderful facilities and ample parking. It's a comfortable setting to have a good time! Hope to see you there! ================================= [The library will close at 9:00 PM.] To not disrupt the library, we'll limit our participation to the first ten who RSVP which will include myself. You can bring a friend. RSVP is required. If you change your mind after making your RSVP, please change your status so that someone else might have an opportunity to participate. ===================================

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