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Calling all board game lovers! Whether you're a seasoned gamer or just interested in finding out more about the board game hobby, we'd love to have you join us. We play everything from Euros to deck builders to strategy games to the occasional party game. Examples of games that have hit our tables: Scythe, Codenames, Caylus, Settlers of Catan, Century, Great Western Trail, and Blood Rage. We welcome both new and experienced gamers and we bring a large variety of games each week. And if you don't know how to play, don't worry--we are always happy to teach!

Additional game nights, coming soon!

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Heavy Board Game Sunday

The Gaming Goat

HEAVY SUNDAY (the first Sunday of every month) is a day dedicated to getting in those board games that are just hard to get to the table on a typical game night--either because they're heavy brain-burners, sprawling table hogs, or just take several hours to play through. Games from the past include Feudum, Anachrony, Vinhos, and Race for the Galaxy. We will do our best to coordinate by posting games we plan on bringing. If you have a game you want to bring, be sure to post on the page ahead of time. Or if you see someone else posting a game you know you want in on, be sure to comment to reserve a spot! You are also welcome to just come see what people are playing and join in if there's an open seat. :)

Game Night at The Gaming Goat

The Gaming Goat

**EVERY 3rd WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH IS AT THE WARREN-NEWPORT LIBRARY INSTEAD OF GAMING GOAT!!!** Each week we meet at the Gaming Goat in Gurnee to play board games! We mostly play newer games and all experience levels are welcome! There are usually around 20 of us, so multiple games will be going on. If it's your first time, be sure to let someone know! Also, do your best to be there by 6:00 to make sure you can get in on a game. Recent games to hit the table: Scythe, On Tour, Thurns and Taxis, Era, Smash Up, Architects of the West Kingdom, and Suburbia. Don't worry about not knowing how to play; each game is taught beforehand. :)

Game Night at The Gaming Goat

The Gaming Goat

**EVERY 3rd WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH IS AT THE WARREN-NEWPORT LIBRARY INSTEAD OF GAMING GOAT!!!** Each week we meet at the Gaming Goat in Gurnee to play board games! We mostly play newer games and all experience levels are welcome! There are usually around 20 of us, so multiple games will be going on. If it's your first time, be sure to let someone know! Also, do your best to be there by 6:00 to make sure you can get in on a game. Recent games to hit the table: Scythe, On Tour, Thurns and Taxis, Era, Smash Up, Architects of the West Kingdom, and Suburbia. Don't worry about not knowing how to play; each game is taught beforehand. :)

Game Night at The Gaming Goat

The Gaming Goat

**EVERY 3rd WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH IS AT THE WARREN-NEWPORT LIBRARY INSTEAD OF GAMING GOAT!!!** Each week we meet at the Gaming Goat in Gurnee to play board games! We mostly play newer games and all experience levels are welcome! There are usually around 20 of us, so multiple games will be going on. If it's your first time, be sure to let someone know! Also, do your best to be there by 6:00 to make sure you can get in on a game. Recent games to hit the table: Scythe, On Tour, Thurns and Taxis, Era, Smash Up, Architects of the West Kingdom, and Suburbia. Don't worry about not knowing how to play; each game is taught beforehand. :)

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Heavy Board Game Sunday

The Gaming Goat

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