Spoons Game

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Summary: A frantic card game in which players try to be the first to get 4 of a kind.  Once one player gets 4 of a kind, everyone quickly tries to grab a spoon from the center! The last person to realize what happened loses the round.

Ages: All.  Recommended # of people: 6-12.  Messiness factor: Not too messy.  Materials required:  A standard deck of 52 playing cards, and spoons (the total number of players minus one).  Recommended Setting: Indoors.

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Categories (a.k.a. Scattegories)

Summary: A quick thinking game of brainstorming unique items within categories! Ages: All. Recommended # of People: Small groups of 5-10. Messiness Factor: No Sweat. Materials Required: Pens and lots of paper. Recommended Setting: Indoors in a not-too-noisy environment. Categories (Also known as Scattegories) Have you heard of the famous party game called Scattegories? You … Read more

A Thousand Blank White Cards

Summary: A unique open-ended activity that lets players create the rules on white cards! Ages: All. Recommended # of People: 5-6. Messiness Factor: You’ll move around. Materials Required: pens, blank white cards, an open space. A Thousand Blank White Cards How to Play A Thousand Blank White Cards is a fun game that will ask players to … Read more

Sticker Ninja

stickersheet

Summary: Sticker Ninja is a great party game involving skill and stealth! Secretly try to place all your stickers on other party guests. Ages: 10 and up. Recommended # of People: 10-30. Messiness Factor: No Sweat. Materials: Sticker sheets. Recommended Setting: Indoors, during a party. Can be played over the course of a few hours, … Read more

Secret Santa Gift Exchange

Summary: A very fun group game for the holidays that involves giving a gift to a secret target person!

Ages: 12 and up.  Recommend number of people: 10-20.  Messiness factor: Not messy at all!  Materials: Gifts, tape, gift wrap.  Setting: Indoors.

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Powerpoint Game

Summary: A game about improvisation and performance!  Find a PowerPoint presentation on anything difficult, strange, complex, etc. and the other team must deliver a speech on it without any preparation!

Ages: 16+.  Recommended # of people: Teams of 2-4.  Messiness factor: No sweat!  Materials required: Laptops/computers to show PowerPoint slides.  A whiteboard or big piece of paper.  Optional: projector.  Recommended Setting: Indoors.

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Autograph Bingo Game

Summary: Autograph Bingo is a simple icebreaker that asks people to mingle and find people that match interesting facts listed on a bingo card. The game is useul in that it causes players to discover interesting and humorous facts about each other.

Ages: 12 and up. Recommended # of people: Larger groups of 24+ people. Messiness Factor: No problem. Materials required: bingo cards prepared in advance and writing utensils. Recommended Setting: Indoors.

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