May and June events

Stuff I am doing in May and June:
1. This Saturday, I am designing/running a Disaster Preparedness Pop-up event; aka a larp to help empower people to deal with a catastrophe when traditional aid is not available and the crisis lasts more than a few hours. It’s in Palo Alto. Funnily enough, there’s an Event Horizon get together BBQ four blocks away from where I will be–during the exact same time I will be doing this event, so I can’t attend.

2. The Kabbalah Children’s Academy Game Fair is Tuesday, May 23rd, from 6-8pm. Free and family friendly, my 6, 7 and 8th graders will demo the games they designed for my Analog Game Design class. Board games, card games, social/party games, physical games, and even an escape room–a dozen different games. Show up late and leave early, but drop by, it will be fun! (I can’t seem to link to the event page, so I will post it separately).

3. Tickets on sale for “Fallen Stars at the Charity Sale,” a staged adaptation of a Nordic larp, part of the Hollywood Fringe Festival. There are five show dates, Friday June 2, Saturday June 10, Friday June 16, Sunday June 18, and Saturday June 24. Show is an hour. Tickets $15, but $10 if you use code “ITEM” and donate an item to us–the cast will turn it into a new character for the next show. Each show is unique and interactive–come on stage and buy, using fake money we provide, the object. You take the object home!