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Play Word Games Like An Expert

Play Word Games Like An Expert

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Food and equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I am currently rated in the top 75 in Scrabble in North America and have played in a U.S. National Championship five times. I have written 6 word puzzle books, one of which has been regularly used in the Philadelphia School Scrabble Program (see at, www.wordnerdbooks.com). To study words and practice word game strategies, I use many tools created by other logophiles as well as write my own (which…
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What we’ll do

Once I determine what experience you have had playing word games (such as Scrabble, Bananagrams, WordWithFriends, UpWords, Boggle, etc.) and what your short and long term goals are, I will introduce you to the many tools that I have used to become a top 100 Scrabbler in North America. There are so many tools, you will be very surprised. We can then play a game (of your choosing) and discuss…

What else you should know

I will be providing cool word lists (of various sorts), a copy of one of my word puzzle books (your choice), as well as a "guide" to online tools as part of experience.

What I’ll provide

Dessert
one of your choice, some of the best in Chicago, amazing variety!
Creative supplies
games, books, handouts, tools

What to bring

an open-mind

Where you'll be

We will meet in a dessert restaurant in downtown Chicago (no more than 1 mile from Union Station). Details will be sent once a guest secures a time.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 3 guests ages 12 and up can attend.

What to bring

an open-mind

More tips

I will be providing cool word lists (of various sorts), a copy of one of my word puzzle books (your choice), as well as a "guide" to online tools as part of experience.

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Play Word Games Like An Expert
New experience
£33/person
New experience
£33/person