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Upcoming | Archive: 2017 2016
  • Sat
    28
    Jan
    2017

    Nerd Camp Night Out!

    5pm Red Castle Games 6406 SE Foster Rd. Portland, OR 97206 Get ready for a family-friendly NERD CAMP! Kids programming will run 5:30-7:30, and will include: * A magic show by Mathias: The Charming Cardist! * An introduction to all the fantastic superheroes from marginalized cultures, presented by Books with Pictures! * Small group discussions about superheroes and bullying * A concert by MEGATHRUSTER!!!!! Kids must be accompanied by an adult - please don't buy tickets for your kids if adult tickets are sold out! We'll kick over to the 21+ portion of the evening at 8:00, starting with Speed Friending, then on to tabletop gaming and small group discussions about all kinds of ways we as geeks can improve our lives and our community. Schedule to be posted soon! All proceeds from the event will benefit SnowCap Community Charities, which has been providing food and advocacy for our neighbors in need in East Multnomah County for almost 50 years. We'll also gratefully accept non-perishable food donations, as well as new or gently-used clothing, and hygiene supplies (especially feminine hygiene products). Thanks to Red Castle for hosting the event and providing the games library. Please be sure to check out their wide selection of games for purchase