Learn the history of games and play some traditional games from around the world.
Throughout history, human beings have turned to games to eliminate fear, boredom, and sorrow. Games and play have provided entertainment, cultural knowledge and thrilling adventures from a place of safety and comfort (most of the time). This course will discuss the history of games and game playing from the earliest iterations through today’s complex tabletop games. Participants will have the chance to learn of games throughout the world, game theory, and even have the chance to create their own games. Come and take a little time to play today!