Science Museum of Western Virginia

Board Game Design: Grades 6th - 8th, July 5 - 7

Location Roanoke, VA
Event Date(s) Jul 5, 2017 to Jul 7, 2017
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Grades 6th to 8th
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Event Description

Science Museum of Western Virginia
Board Game Design

Think beyond the board and discover the math and science at the core of board games. Dive deep into the how and why of board game design through discussions, analysis and of course, play testing. Discuss games and game mechanics with people in the board gaming industry! In the end you will leave with a prototype of a game you design. (Food is not provided, so be sure to send a lunch and two snacks with your Gamer.)

July 5 - 7

Who: Girls & Boys
Grades: 6th - 8th
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost: $120 for Members
$135 for Nonmembers

Hannah Weiss, Director of Education 540-342-5729

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