What we're about

Everyone is a geek about something, and this group will be welcoming to new-to-geekiness all the way to old nerds! Always wanted to learn about craft beer? Want to have a group outing to the Mariner's game? Always wanted to learn how to play board games? Want to be a tourist? Explore Seattle and the surrounds?

If you aren't a jerk, this is a group for you! We aim to have a very welcoming group, full of people who want to show their passions and hobbies. We believe in an inclusive group with welcoming meetups. We want to provide a safe space for all!

Inclusive Geekery has a strict non-discrimination policy regarding gender, sexual identity, age, race, color, ethnicity, nationality, religion, disability, physical appearance, veteran status, or interest in any specific fandom.

We wish to create a safe environment where all are welcome, so the following will not be tolerated:

• Any form of intimidation, threats, or violence towards others, whether verbal, physical, or electronic.

• Any form of sexual harassment, including inappropriate or unwanted touching, unwanted sexual language or gestures, covert or inappropriate photography, and inappropriate use of nudity and/or sexual images in public spaces.

• Any form of hate speech, including any slur or remark intended to disparage, intimidate or harm any race, gender, sexual identity, age, race, color, ethnicity, nationality, religion, disability, physical appearance, veteran status, or interest in any specific fandom.

• Disruptive, destructive, or unsafe behavior that disturbs or endangers attendees or venue.

• Any illegal activity or act.

We want a welcoming and safe space for all, so go forth and be excellent to each other!

Upcoming events (4+)

Cafe Cosmos Boardgame Geeks!

Needs a location

Repeating mask policy:

Proof of vaccination still required for sitting in doors, please be fully vaccinated and boosted if eligible.

Every Sunday at Cafe Cosmos. Just like Monday nights at Shawn O'Donnell's, it's open gaming. All experience levels and interests are welcome, Cafe has organic coffee, tea and dairy. Draft and bottled/canned beer, sodas, pastries and sweets, sandwiches and salads. 21 and over. Hope to see you there!

Come play games and imbibe with us! It is a very casual newbie-friendly group!

Is there a game you wish to learn? Do you wish to teach a game you love? Leave a comment on the meetup you're attending, so we can try to make it happen!

We're a bit on the smallish side, any more than 20 might be crowded but definitely doable.

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Think and Drink Trivia @ Cafe Cosmos

Needs a location

Trivia @ Cafe Cosmos!
$10/group to join. All fees go into the prize pool
Prize money goes to top 3 groups.
Come join us for a fun night!

Starts 6 p.m.
Every other Monday.
21 & up[masked]st Av, Seattle
(betwn Eagle & Broad Sts)

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Board Games & Beer Geeks @ Shawn O'Donnell's!

Needs a location

Want to explore the board/card game hobby? Want to learn more about craft beer? Want to meet people happy to teach you board games? Come play games and drink beer with us! It is a very casual newbie-friendly group!

Is there a game you wish to learn? Do you wish to teach a game you love? Leave a comment on the meetup you're attending, so we can make sure it happens!

We play a wide range of modern board and card games as well as some classics. You could find Azul, Between Two Cities, The Resistance, Dominion, Wingspan, 7 Wonders, Terraforming Mars, and many more.

We'll be in the tables at the south side of the restaurant.

This meetup has several regular attendees who do not RSVP, so the numbers listed on meetup are not indicative of actual attendance. We usually have 12-20 people and several games being played simultaneously.

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Cafe Cosmos Boardgame Geeks!

Needs a location

Repeating mask policy:

Mask Mandate is officially required as of. 8/23. We ask that everyone that still wants to come today be:

  1. Vaccinated! Completely and past the 14-day mark. NO EXCEPTIONS. Vaccine cards would be a good idea!
  2. Masked.
    As much as anyone im not happy about it, but we have to protect the young and the vulnerable around us.

PLEASE BE VACCINATED. Open gaming. Show up whenever and we'll fit you into a game ASAP. All experience levels and interests are welcome; we'll happily teach. Cafe has organic coffee, tea and dairy. Draft and bottled/canned beer, sodas, pastries and sweets, sandwiches and salads. 21 and over. Hope to see you there!

Come play games and imbibe with us! It is a very casual newbie-friendly group!

Is there a game you wish to learn? Do you wish to teach a game you love? Leave a comment on the meetup you're attending, so we can try to make it happen!

We're a bit on the smallish side, any more than 20 might be crowded but definitely doable.

Past events (783)

Cafe Cosmos Boardgame Geeks!

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