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Events are held at Games Plus unless otherwise noted.

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Last updated 9-06-2016
Please note : These are not the only things going on in the gaming area on a given day unless it says (whole room). There tend to be open game tables and other groups playing games in the room as well. The listed events are either specific groups who don't mind new players or special events that are here for everyone.

Event Calendar Shortcuts: (just click on the date or event)

Specific Game Shortcuts : (click a game name for info)

Hordes/Warmachine

D&D Encounters
Federation Commander
Games Plus Boardgame Day
HMGS Historical Minis Night

WUMMS Historical Minis Group

WWII Historical Gaming
X-Wing and Attack Wing Gaming

 Reaccuring Weekly Gaming
(special events and holidays nonwithstanding)
Monday Guild Ball
Tuesday Magic the Gathering Open Gaming
Malifaux miniatures gaming
Wednesday WWII Historical Miniatures-Open Play
D&D Encounters Play (6 pm)
Thursday 'Bored Stiffs' EuroGaming Group play
Warhammer 40K gaming
Friday Heroclix Open Play.
Saturday Warmachine/Hordes Open Play
Sunday Pathfinder Society Gaming


September Special Events
09/03
Saturday
Games Plus Board Game Day
09/09
Friday
HMGS Midwest Miniatures Night
09/10
Saturday
Star Wars X-Wing Food Drive Tourney
09/16
Friday
Slaughterloo Fantasy Napoleonics
09/17
Saturday
Malifaux Miniatures Tourney
SAGA Dark Ages miniature gaming
09/18
Sunday
Pathfinder Season 8 Special Event
Warhammer 30K Gaming
09/20
Tuesday
Tentative start of Auction Lot Acceptance
09/24
Saturday
Warmachine/Hordes Organized Play
WUMMS historical minis gaming
Federation Commander / X-Wing Organized Play
October Special Events
10/01
Saturday
Boardgame Day
Team Yankee / Leopard Demo Game
10/04
Tuesday
Final Day for Fall Auction Item Drop Off
10/05
Wednesday
Store Open / Auction Setup
10/06
Thursday
Fall Auction Tradable/Collectible game night
auction room doors open at 6pm, auctioning begins at 7pm
10/07
Friday
Fall Auction Historical/Family/Euro game night
auction room doors open at 6pm, auctioning begins at 7pm
10/08
Saturday
Fall Auction Sci-Fi/Fantasy & Roleplaying auction
auction room doors open at 9am, auctioning begins at 10am
10/09
Sunday
Fall Auction Miniatures auction
auction room doors open at 9am, auctioning starts at 10am
10/13
Thursday
Fall auction credit issue & unsold item pickup
10/14
Friday
HMGS Midwest Historical Miniatures Night
D&D Extra-Life Charity Gaming Event
10/15
Saturday
SAGA Dark Age/Crusades Historical miniatures
D&D Extra-Life Charitry Gaming Event
10/16
Sunday
Warhammer 30K Miniatures Gaming
10/22
Saturday
Warmachine/Hordes Organized Gaming
Batman Miniatures Tourney
10/29
Saturday
EN-World Gameday
Whole room in use


Further Event Information

Lots of stuff going on... check below for details and links.


Games Plus Historical Miniatures Night 

Every 2nd Friday of the month HMGS hosts a game night at Games Plus, in Mt. Prospect. 

The type of miniatures game rotates every month as guest GMs put on their finest.  The game does not have to be necessarily historical but is always fun.  If you are interest in stopping by to play, watch or just get some terrain painting ideas please do.  We welcome guest GMs as well.  If you have any questions or would like some additional information please contact Craig Borri, craigborri@gmail.com

The game is open to all, but HMGS members receive special a 10% discount on all purchases.  (Just show your membership card). 

And in upcoming months :


Next game September 9th - details upcoming

Other Happenings at Games Plus:
Fourth Saturday, noon until 8PM - WUMMS runs large Ancients (DBMM) or Napoleonics scenario battles, but other games are played. Stop by for more information. (see below)


OPEN MINIATURE GAMING presented by WUMMS
(We Use Military Miniature Society)
Rules will be taught.  All are welcomed! 
Held every 4th Saturday of the month at Games Plus

Contact Curt Sabo, 773-774-4558 to confirm dates and games.

  HMGS Miniatures - Open Play
 Weekly event with roughly a 6:00 PM start time.  All are welcome and rules will be taught. Come by and play or just watch, for more information please contact Kevin Cabai 773 594 1301 or kcabai@aol.com to confirm dates and games.

The schedule for September is :
Date Organizer
Game
September 7th
Rett Kipp
28mm Seven Years War
September 14th
Dennis
20mm Napoleonic
September 21st
Rett Kipp
15mm Operation Sea Lion (FOW?)
September 28th
Dr. Steven Fratt
Axis & Allies Barbarossa
October 5th
Games Plus Auction
Game Room closed for set up



Games Plus Board Gamers 
Next Games Plus Board Game Day Meeting :
Saturday, October 1st
Saturday, November 5th
Saturday, December 3rd

 
If you like playing board games...Would you like to meet other players and have the chance to game and plan for later meetings?

If so, stop on by. There are family style games being played (like Settlers of Catan) and your Wargame style games - like The Gamers' Sicily.

No specific games are planned currently, if you'd like to set up something drop us a line and we will put you in touch with the folks you need to talk to.


Games Plus Thursday Night Board Gamers

Every Thursday night we have a group (The Board Stiffs) playing various board games here at the store. Stop on by and give a holler !


FFG Store Championships
FFG LCG Events starting up again!


If you have any questions please feel free to contact Floyd or give a call to us here at the store : (847) 577-9656
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Privateer Press : Warmachine & Monpoc Events

Warmachine / Hordes - Saturday September 24th

There is gaming on other Saturdays and during the week, bu the once a month date is when the organized sponsored events occur.

Next events - details here


Dungeons & Dragons Game Day
D&D Adventurers Club Gaming :

Wednesday Nights are D&D Encounter Nights !
We will be hosting a Wizards of the Coast sponsored D&D Encounters night as longs as we get enough folks and Wizards continues the program.

contact Curt here for details and any questions.

Star Wars X-Wing, D&D Attack Wing
and Star Trek Attack Wing
Organized play information

120 point X-Wing miniatures Food Drive Tourney
4 round, 120 point Swiss style tourney - registration begins at 10am, play at 11am
Entrance fee - 15 items from the list below. Bring more than 15 items and the Force will smile upon you.

Items you bring will garner bonuses in play. Details to come.
Boxed Pasta, Canned Fruit or Fruit Cups, Canned Meats/Tuna/Soup, canned re-fried Beans, Boxes of Crackers, Spaghetti Sauce, paper products like paper towels, toilet paper, napkins, etc., baby food, diapers, condiments and spices are all acceptable.

 Build your 120 point list, register online or call the store and get ready to rumble.


Federation Commander

Want to learn Federation Commander or just find someone to play with ?
There is a group trying to meet once a month on Saturdays to play. Interested ? You can contact Mark here.


Magic the Gathering
Special Events

Nothing currently planned - keep your eyes open here

If you have any questions - drop a line and we will try to forward them to the tournament organizer.


SAGA Tourney


Sorry folks - the Tourney has been Cancelled

Regular gaming goes on once a month on the 3rd Saturday


Windy City Bone Rollers


Note: From now on, the details of the next meeting will be on SFR's
Dragon Dice forum at this location : (click here)  

 



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