At the Library
American Contract Bridge League
All about bridge including rules, online lessons and useful links to local opportunities to play.
Backgammon rules and online game links.
Billiard Congress of America
Everything about pool and billiards including its history, rules, lessons and lists of associations. Select ‘Play’ from the sidebar and scroll down to ‘Be Good at Billiards’ for illustrated instructions and handy tips.
Birthday Party Ideas
A great variety of contemporary party theme ideas for kids, teens, adults, holidays and more.
Tips, tricks and practice.
Card Games Website
An awesome site - be sure to scroll through the ‘Alphabetical Index of Card Games’ for rules and links to specific game sites such as Solitaire Central.
Chess Federation of Canada
Rules and regulations, clubs, tournaments, links.
Elliott Avendon Museum and Archive of Games
Located at University of Waterloo. A great site for the history and cultural aspects of games including Canadian.
Entertainment Software Rating Board
The American ESRB rating system helps parents and other consumers choose the games that are right for their families. These standards are now being enforced in Ontario under the Theatres Act.
Although “magicians never tell”, free tricks for the beginner magician are revealed.
National Scrabble Association
Sponsored by Hasbro, the official trademark owner of Scrabble in North America, this site includes links to Scrabble in Canada.
Ontario Problem Gambling Helpline
A place to find information about problem gambling treatment services in Ontario.
Party Game Central
Over 1000 free games with instructions. Try the ‘custom games’ to find games suitable for your group’s specific size, activity level or indoor/outdoor location.
In My Community
London Chess Club
Keep in touch with local playing opportunities or play online.
Forest City Backgammon Club
Everyone is welcomed to join the Thursday evening Backgammon sessions at the Central Library 5 - 9 p.m.. Contact Greg Fowler at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.