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118Re: Pennsic Game Classes + Tent location

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  • Tinker
    Apr 16 7:22 AM
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      I'm going to teach the Mom, I'm Bored course again - going to combine my two classes from last year into one.

      Tinker

      --- In pennsicgames@yahoogroups.com, Daniel Adler <dadler@...> wrote:
      >
      > On Apr 14, 2009, at 3:28 PM, Mike Knauer wrote:
      > >
      > > Greetings Gamers!
      > >
      > > Only two weeks left to submit your game classes for Pennsic 38. Just
      > > go
      > > to: http://pennsicwar.org/penn38/AANDS/PENNU/univform.html
      > > and fill out the form for each class. Be sure to select "Games" for
      > > the
      > > Type of Class, so that we can schedule you in the Game Tent.
      >
      > I will teach a couple games again this year....any requests? These are
      > ones I already have classes written for; some are not really
      > appropriate for Pennsic, or better as a one-on-one class (mostly the
      > higher level ones - If you're interested, feel free to schedule with
      > me)
      >
      > Kugelach (Jewish Knucklebones for the Overly Dextrous)
      > Chess for the Lost Non-Beginner (Western Chess 102)
      > The Royal Game for Common Players (Western Chess 201)
      > Atlanbaj (Turkish Checkers)
      > Shogi for Beginners (Japanese Chess)
      > Xiang-qi for Beginners (Chinese Chess)
      > Assaulto (a variant of Fox and Geese)
      > Nine Men's Morris (okay everything else so far has a description in
      > parens, 9MM is lonely. Tic-Tac-Toe on steroids)
      > Backgammon for Beginners (Backgammon 101)
      > It's Not Just Luck (Backgammon 201)
      > Make Your Own Luck (Backgammon 301)
      > Byzantine Chess for Beginners
      > Rota (Tic-Tac-Toe on fewer steroids)
      >
      > Others usually teach the ones I've not listed, Game of Goose, Fanarona,
      > card games, Go, Tafl variants, dice games.....I don't plan to teach
      > more than 2 or three full classes though, so if you want to teach
      > something on my list above, go ahead and speak up!
      > >
      > > This year the Games Tent is being moved. Instead of our usual spot
      > > across from the camp store, we will be in with the A&S class tents.
      > > Most likely behind lost and found near where the heralds used to be
      > > (it
      > > is expected that the heralds will also be moving).
      > >
      > > I don't know what effects the move will have on us - other then no
      > > more
      > > ice truck to try and teach over - so I am taking a wait and see
      > > attitude
      > > with it.
      >
      > I'm sure it will be hotter on the Serengeti than it was near all the
      > nicely shaded area by the Cooper's store. I suggest requesting water
      > be supplied - I believe it already is for the tents where A&S classes
      > are held.
      >
      > Maybe the tent won't get flooded out when it rains? :+)
      > >
      > > We still need volunteers to help keep the tent running! If you've got
      > > a
      > > couple hours for a day or two and want to help out, please let us
      > > know.
      >
      > I doubt I'll have much time to get there when not teaching though. Not
      > sure how many staff I'll have this year.
      > >
      > > Questions? Comments? Class requests? Great new games that you've
      > > unearthed that you want to share with all of us?
      > >
      > Do people want to run a tournament? More than one? Punt the idea this
      > year?
      >
      > > - Michel
      > > __._,
      > See you all soon-ish!
      >
      > Galen
      >
      > Daniel Adler
      > Game Gnight - Games for all Ages
      > 20 Quaker Ave.
      > Cornwall, NY 12518
      > (845) 534-8187
      >
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