Celebrate International Games Month at Arlington Public Library!

Make friends and learn new board games as we celebrate International Games Month. This event is open to all ages.

Join us to play board games in a positive and supportive environment. Don't know how to play? Volunteers will be available to help you get started.

This event is a great way to learn about the Library's circulating board game collection in a casual and relaxed setting. We'll provide a large and diverse collection of board games geared toward players of all ages and abilities that you can use during the event. You are also welcome to bring your favorite games to play and share.

  • Auditorium –  200+ boardgames and players
  • Main Lobby – Oversize Boardgame Spotlight (Jenga, Connect 4, Battleship & Checkers)
  • Quincy Room  –  Game Teaching Room
  • Glebe Room  –  Dungeons & Dragons Bite-Sized Adventures
  • Wilson Room –  Low-Sensory Room

For a full event day schedule, click here: https://library.arlingtonva.libguides.com/gamefest23

All attendees are invited to enter our raffle to win board games. Must be present to claim prize.

Games, gaming instruction, and support provided in part by NOVA Board Game Group. http://novaboardgamegroup.com/

Free. RSVP for an event reminder email. Attendance is first-come, first-served until seating capacity is reached. 

For more information, email: Lib-CentralOperations@arlingtonva.us.


Sunday, November 12, 2023
11:00am - 5:00pm
Barbara M. Donnellan Auditorium, Glebe Room, Quincy Room, Wilson Room
Central Library
Events for Adults Events for High Schoolers Events for Middle Schoolers Good for Adults Age 55+ Good for Families
Fun and Games > Gaming
Arlington Public Library
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Arlington County provides accommodations to individuals with disabilities upon request. Please contact ​us at least five (5) business days in advance.

  • Phone: 703-228-5993
  • Email: Jberg@arlingtonva.us