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Games We Played when Young and Old

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Blanchardstown Library

The Civic Centre , Blanchardstown Centre

Blanchardstown, Dublin 15

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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

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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

Ireland

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