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Thursday, May 25 • 10:30am - 11:30am
It Seems Dicey, But Your Game Collection is in the Cards

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Board games are trendy and growing in popularity.
Games promote literacy while tapping different skills.
They engage players with their diversity in style and game play.
There are plenty of reasons to want a game collection in your library.
But there can be plenty of reasons why you may not have a successful
You may think having games in the library is balderdash.
You may not have a clue where to go to get started.
You may boggle at the task.
You may dread being the mastermind of a trivial pursuit.
You don’t want to fall into a mousetrap.
You don’t want to be sorry, or to get into trouble.
You want a candy land.
But risk is part of the game of life...and we can help!
We have five types of games with five suggestions to make your game selection
easier and more effective.
We have suggestions for care and protection to make your games last.
This can be made easy, and then bingo: you can play."

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Grace Dawson

Regional Librarian, PEI Public Library Service


Eric Drew

Librarian, Halifax Public Libraries
(Youth Services) Librarian at Tantallon and JD Shatford Libraries of the Halifax Public Libraries system. A workaholic whose job often involves play.

Thursday May 25, 2017 10:30am - 11:30am EDT
Kent Room Rodd Charlottetown