Tips for Hosting a Game Night in Your Library

Course Description
Course Type: 

Who doesn't love a good game night? Although we may not always think of them this way, games are a form of story telling, just in a different format! Libraries and librarians have the opportunity to provide patrons with stories and information through games - in a variety of ways. This course will cover how to plan and host a game night in your library, choosing the theme or unique game for your library, how game nights align with your library's mission, and how to best market your event.

Learning Objectives: 
  • Discuss how game nights align with public libraries' mission
  • Identify types of game nights
  • Develop a plan for library game nights
  • Discuss a marketing plan for your event
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Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements: 

It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.

Session Duration: 
This course consists of one 2-hour session.
Megan Bryant -
Continuing Education Credit
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