There’s increasing evidence that gaming events in the library will increase circulation and reading among young adults. Create a connection between young adults and library staff. Teens (and adults) are more likely to ask for help from someone they know. Help teens develop teamwork and organizational skills. Aug 31, 2015 · Grown-Up Gaming is a monthly board game program open to ages 18 and older, which features games like Ticket to Ride, King of Tokyo and Munchkin.
Tabletop Gaming The 1st Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. Me yera E. Oberndorf Central Library opens the doors for adults to play tabletop board games. The library has a collection of games available to try and the Tidewater Area Gaming Society also brings games and offers instruction. Jan 18, 2013 · Video games and libraries are a good mix, say librarians including adults, and develop new strategies for gaming and learning. “Gaming in libraries, whether it’s sitting at a computer Author: Rob Lefebvre.
Why gaming at the library? Public libraries have a mission to provide a variety of materials in a variety of formats. Board games, card games, and videogames are stories & information, presented in new formats. This page contains sample programming ideas based on ALA's 5 key action areas. The ALA has five key action areas that drive its mission to promote the highest quality library services and access to information for all people.