Board Games @ the Library

Check out a board game or two from the library and have a family or friend game night! Browse the games on the shelves behind the copier at the library or request one through our catalog. (To find a game in the catalog, click on the game's image or name below.)

Patrons may check out up to two games at a time and keep them for one week, with renewals if no one else is waiting for the game.

Game# of PlayersRecommended AgesDescription

5 Second Rule

3+10+

Pick a card, read the topic, then name 3 things that fit that top in only 5 seconds! 

Apples to Apples

4-10

12+

Select the card from your hand that you think is best described by a card played by the judge. If the judge chooses your card, you win that round. 

Azul

2-4

8+

Azul is a tile-placement game in which players compete for the highest score by claiming tiles and arranging them on their baord to score points. 

Betrayal at House on the Hill

3-6

14+

Tile by tile, terror by terror, build your own haunted mansion and then try to escape it alive.

Blurt! Sports Edition

410+

 

Players take turns reading clues aloud and all players blurt out answers. Correct answers are tracked on the scoreboard. The first player to reach the top of the scoreboard wins!

 

Buzz Word

4+

10+

You and your teammates have 45 seconds to solve 10 clues. All the answers contain the buzz word. 

Carcassonne

2-58+Inspired by the medieval fortress city of the same name, Carcassonne is a modern classic tile-laying game with easy-to-learn rules and endless strategy.

Chomp!

2-5

6+

Identify the lowest creature in the food chain and slap the card before the other players can scarf it down!

Codenames

2-810+Two rival spymasters know the secret identities of 25 agents. Their teammates know the agents only by their codenames. The teams compete to see who can make contact with all of their agents first.

Color Brain, Disney Edition

2-208+

Test your Disney knowledge! Every question can be answered using one of the 11 color cards in your hand. 

Double Ditto

4+10+Write down answers you think other players will srite. Match an answer with another player to score a "ditto." Match both answers and score a "double ditto!"

Dr. Seuss Matching Game

3+

1+

A matching game with a Dr. Seuss theme.

Exploding Kittens

2-57+A highly strategic, kitty-powered version of Russian roulette.

Eye Found It
(Richard Scarry's Busy Town Theme)

1-6

4+

Join Huckle Cat and Lowly Worm as they search for hidden objects on a fun-filled race around Busytown! 

Family Card Games

VariesVariesInstructions and pieces for Crazy 8s, Cribbage, Snap,  Rummy, and many more card games. 

Farkle

2-88+The classic version of the dice-rolling, risk-taking game. 

Farkle Around

3+8+Roll the dice and try to match the combo on the card. As you Farkle, the dice get passed around in a whirlwind frenzy and you just want to be the first to finish the combination.

Fish Frenzy

3-510+ A colorful and fun set collection game. 

Fluxx

2-58+The card game with ever-changing rules.

The Game of Life

2-48+Spin the wheel, choose a career, start a family, and make wise choices as you move through life to retirement. 

Go Diego Go! 123 Game

1-103-6

Explore four different environments and learn basic counting with Diego! Draw number and animal tokens from the bag and match them to the correct card. Fill your card with 10 matching tokens to win. 

Guess Who? (SpongeBob Squarepants version)

2

6+

Guess your oponent's mystery character before they guess yours!

Kerplunk (Despicable Me version)

2-4

 

5+

 

Create a web of sticks across the ray gun tower and place the minions inside the tower. Carefully remove a stick and try not to let the minions fall!

Kingdomino

2-4

8+

Dominoes with a kingdom-building twist. Each turn, connect a new domino to your existing kingdom, making sure at least one of its sides connects to a matching terraing type already in play. 

Labyrinth (Despicable Me version)

2-4

7+

The popular characters from "Despicable Me" are hiding in the maze, waiting for you to find them! Shift the board to change the maze. 

Man Bites Dog

2-68+

Score the most points by creating the most outrageous headlines.

Minecraft Card Game

2-48+

Recreate the action, adventure, and fun of the video game with playing cards! Mine, craft, and reserve to win the game. 

Not Parent Approved

4-10

8+

Inspired by Cards Against Humanity, byt 100% family friendly. 

Over Under Ostrich

2-88+

Do you REALLY know why ostriches stick their heads in the sand? Find out why in this fast, feathered frenzy of a card popping game! Be the first to say "Heads up!" as you pop, snatch, and win 6 ostriches. 

Pandemic

2+4

8+

Pandemnic is a cooperative board game in which players work as a team to treat infections around the world while gatehring resources for cures. 

Pirates Hide & Seek

15-99Put back the 4 puzzle pieces and make sure all boats are hidden except the ones visible on the challenge card.

Qwirkle

2-46+A simple game of matching colors and shapes that requires tactical maneuvers, quick thinking, and a well-planned strategy. 

Rummikub

2-4

8+

Combining strategy and luck, players try to be the first to play all of the tiles in their rack by placing them in runs and groups, rummy style. 

Set

1+6+

Lay out the cards. Be the first player to find 3 card that have something in common!

Spot It! Animals Jr. 

2-54+Spot It! Animals Jr. is designed for young gamers to enjoy five different game modes that challenge the whole family to be the fastest to spot matching symbles and call them out!

Spot It! Classic

2-+48+Between any two cards there is always one and only one matching symbol; Spot it fast to win. Five ways to play!

Suspend

1-4

8+

A family game of tricky hangs and steady hands! Suspend comes with 24 notched, rubber-tipped wire pieces to hang from a tabletop stand. Sound easy? Try adding another piece! Each time a bar is added, the balance shifts, the difficulty changes and the incredible midair sculpture transforms.

Telestrations

4-812+Draw what you see, then guess what you saw for hilarious and unpredictable outcomes!

There's a Moose in the House

2-6

8+

A matching game with one goal: keep the moose out of your house while giving them to the other players!

Trivial Pursuit 20th Anniversary Edition

2-6AdultsIt's the 20th anniversary edition of this classic trivia game, with questions about people and events from 1982-2002.

Trouble

2-4

5+

Pop the dice in the Pop-O-Matic dice popper to see how far you can move. Be the first player to move all 4 of your pegs to the finish. 

Tumbling Towers

1+6+On each turn, remove one block from the middle or bottom of the tower and place it on the top without knocking over the tower. 

Uno

2-107+The classic Uno game.

Would You Rather? 

4+

12+

Answer the wacky questions, then discuss and debate! Win group consensus to move your piece. 

Yahtzee

2-48+Roll the dice, combine them for the best score you can get, and try to get the highest total when all the rounds are over.