Play with GameRT - Lotería

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The mission of the Games and Gaming Round Table is to provide the following:
  • A forum for the exchange of ideas and concerns surrounding games in libraries;
  • Resources to the library community to support the building and maintaining of library game collections;
  • A force for initiating and supporting game programming in libraries;
  • Create an awareness of, and need for, the support of the value of gaming and play in libraries, schools, and related learning communities.
  • Create an awareness of the value of games and gaming in library outreach and community engagement plans.
  • A professional and social forum for networking among librarians and non-librarians interested in games and gaming.
When:  Sep 17, 2021 from 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM (CT)
Learn & Play - Lotería
Join us for our next Learn & Play game night!
Sep 17, 2021 at 7PM Central

Registration required:
https://ala-events.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIlduGurjguEtXRzWOGrNoIwrZ-7ehPTzfG

GameRT Learn & Play sessions are meant for library staff with an interest in running games programming at their libraries. This is an opportunity to learn about a game, ask questions about using the game for programming, and get practice playing the game.

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Featured game: Lotería

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month and learn to play Lotería. Presenters will discuss the cultural significance of the game and demonstrate how to facilitate play in an online setting. After learning about the game, attendees will get a chance to play, too!

Presenters:
Annette Alvarado, MLIS
Pronouns: she, her, hers, y ella (en español)
Research & Learning Librarian
University Libraries - Loyola University Chicago

Cynthia Bautista
Pronouns: she/her
Senior Librarian
Youth & Family Services - Long Beach Public Library

Sonia Bautista
Pronouns: she/her
Senior Librarian
City of Commerce Public Library

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This free game night event is hosted by the American Library Association's Games and Gaming Round Table (GameRT):
http://www.ala.org/rt/gamert

Registration required: https://ala-events.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIlduGurjguEtXRzWOGrNoIwrZ-7ehPTzfG