This special day, officially observed on Nov. 15, 2014 is an initiative now in its 7th year, and run by volunteers from around the world and held under the auspices of the American Library Association (www.ala.org), in partnership with Nordic Game Day and the Australian Library and Information Association.
The goal is to reconnect communities through their libraries around the educational, recreational and social value of all types of games. More than 1,000 libraries around the world will participate and showcase gaming programs and services.
We hope you join us at one or all of our programs, where you can enjoy a variety of classic and new games that will challenge your memory and skills.
Saturday, November 15 - Main Library, 325 Michigan St. – 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
_Family Feud from 10-11 a.m. presented by The Entertainment Network;
_Pop Culture Jeopardy from 2-4 p.m.
Other games include:
_Giant Games: Chess, Scrabble ™ and Tic-Tac-Toe;
_Alice’s Wonderland Croquet;
_The Great Toledo Blizzard;
_Metro Twister Scene It;
_Games Giant Word Search;
_Board Games Galore!
Click on the link for a full list of International Game Day activities at Main Library and 11 branch locations: http://toledolibrary.org/images/Documents/InternationalGamesDay2014.pdf