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FRAGS (FRAmingham GamerS) meets at my house in Framingham on Thursdays. I have been running this event for over 30 years. I have hundreds of games, a full-size pool table, and 15-seat movie theater for PS3 games including BUZZ and ROCK BAND, in addition to movies. This event is open to all members of Unity Games, Metrowest Gamers, MENSA, Meetup, and others. On a typical week, there are 12-15 people and at least 3 games going - usually one heavy, one medium to light, and one party type game.
Open gaming in the game room of Longview Place Apartments in Waltham from noon until the gaming fizzles out on the 3rd Saturday each month! Do not park in the driveway circle! Park behind the apartment buildings. Delivery or food runs will happen at some point if needed. Discuss which games to play, carpooling, and other plans ahead of time in the event's Discord chat room: https://discord.gg/P5xUcQq
Come and join us for open board gaming at Excelsior! They have a large gaming area to seat approximately 50 gamers in addition to a growing board game library that patrons may take right off the library shelf and play at-will. They have also dedicated their Sunday schedule for just this open board gaming event, so us board gamers will have the pick of the tables during the entirety of the event which happens to run the entire time the shop is open on Sundays. Attendees are welcome to bring in their own games or use games from the library. Bobby will also run game demos during the event in case you want to learn a new game or simply try before you buy. In case you are interested in purchasing the game from the demo session, Excelsior will offer 10% off the price of purchasing a new copy of that game that day on top of the 10% discount they are offer to all MBG members (for a total discount of 20% off). If for some reason they are out of stock of the demo game and must special order it for you that day, they will order it for you and allow you to take an additional 10% special order discount on top of the previous two discounts for a total discount of 30% off! Want to special order something that is not the demo game? Add the base TGA 10% discount and the 10% special order discount together for a total of 20% off any special orders. Nourishment: The shop carries various snacks and non-alcoholic beverages if you need something to snack or sip on while you game. For more substantial food, there are many eateries located within walking distance from the shop on Main Street. Parking: Excelsior has an agreement in place with the Jiffy Lube at 3 Powder Mill Road. Attendees may park in the lot behind the Jiffy Lube building. From there, it is a short walk across Powder Mill Road to the Excelsior's door on the corner of Powder Mill and Waltham Street, which is the 4-way intersection closest to Jiffy Lube.
• What we'll do Every Monday we get together @ wegmans in Burlington for board gaming. We play games brought by members and guests. We are always welcoming new people ad always willing to teach games and all levels of gamers are welcome. I hope to see you there. • What to bring Just bring yourself or any games you may like to play or teach. Wegmans is a huge grocery staore that had plenty of drinks and prepared food. • Important to know Just come to have fun. Very light hearted environment. Family friendly as well.You will probably see games you have never heard of or might seem too hard but there is always someone to help you feel more comfortable by teaching the game or playing something more familiar. Hope to see you there.