Games We Played when Young and Old

Saturday  24 August  2019  1:30 PM    Saturday  24 August  2019 3:00 PM
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A fun Workshop for Heritage Week.
Exploring the games we played be it at the corner of the street or blackberry picking in the fields

Games like Kick the Can, making Slides by dipping sacks into water shores on icy nights and whacking them on the road.

Knick-Knack – knocking at doors and legging it.

Swimming in the Naller (the canal).

Adult pursuits – Toss Schools, Card Games such as Rummy, Twenty-Five and Fifteen, Don & Pontoon.

Queenie-I-O, Giants Steps, Piggy Beds, Reliveo.

An exploration of the fun and the games of times past including the Skipping Songs.

Don’t miss this talk/workshop. Bring along your story too!

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Blanchardstown Library
The Civic Centre , Blanchardstown Centre,, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15, Fingal, Ireland
Blanchardstown Library
The Civic Centre , Blanchardstown Centre,, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15, Fingal, Ireland
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