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Events are held at Games Plus unless otherwise noted.

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Last updated 10-16-2017
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 Star Wars Destiny Dice & Card game play
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
40K/Shadow War/Kill Team/GW Gaming


Special Events Listing
Events that just aren't our normal nightly games.
Those change day to day - call, email or stop by for details
October 2018 Special Events
Oct 3rd Thursday Last Day to drop off Fall Auction Items
Oct 4th
Wednesday
Game Room closed for Fall Auction Set Up
Oct 5th
Thursday
7pm -Fall Auction begins
Tradable/Customizable Game Auction (6pm preview)

Oct 6th
Friday
Historical/Family/Euro Game Auction
6pm preview - 7 pm start
Oct 7th
Saturday
Fantasty/Sci-Fi/Roleplaying Auction
9am preview, 10am start
Oct 8th
Sunday
Miniatures Auction
9am preview 10am start
Oct 12th Thursday Unsold Items & Auction Credit Issuance Begins
Oct 13th
Friday
HMGS Midwest Miniatures Night (6:30pm)
Oct 14th
Saturday
Games Plus Boardgame Day
Oct 20th
Saturday
Legend of the Five Rings Launch Event
6pm sign in - 7 pm start --- reserve your space now

Oct 21st
Saturday
SAGA Historical minis
Chicago BattleTech
Warmachine/Hordes Play
Oct 28th
Saturday
WUMMS historical minis gaming
Star Wars X-Wing Miniatures Tourney
Oct 31st
Tuesday
Happy Halloween
November Store Special Gaming Events
Nov 4th
Saturday
Games Plus Boardgame Day
Nov 10th
Friday
HMGS Miniatures Night
Nov 12th
Sunday
Star Wars Destiny Tourney
Nov 18th
Saturday
Malifaux Miniatures Tourney
Nov 19
Sunday
Battletech minatures
Nov 23rd
Thursday
Closed for Thanksgiving
Nov 24th
Friday
Open regular Hours
Nov 25th
Saturday
WUMMS Miniatures gaming - SAGA miniatures gaming
Doomtown 'Servitor' event
December Store Special Gaming Events
Dec 2nd
Saturday
Games Plus Boardgame Day
Dec 8th
Friday
HMGS Miniatures Night
Dec 9th
Saturday
Star Wars Armada Tourney
Dec 16th
Saturday
Warmahcine Event (tentative)
Dec 17th
Sunday
Pathfinder Society Special Event 
Dec 23rd
Saturday
WUMMS miniature Gaming
SAGA Miniature Gaming
Dec 24th
Sunday
Closing early for Christmas Eve
Check back on our expected hours
Dec 25th
Monday
Closed for Christmas (unless you hear otherwise)
Dec 31st
Sunday
New Years Eve
Closing early no doubt. Check with us on store hours

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 :

September Game?

info will be posted as we are informed.




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 August/September is :

Date GM Rules Game Title
23-Aug Jon Home Rules  ACW Naval
30-Aug Blake Sail Power English, vs Dutch, vs Spain, vs Pirates
6-Sep Blake Sail Power English, vs Dutch, vs Spain, vs Pirates
13-Sep Rett Rommel  15mm Sea Lion Revisited Operation Cromwell 
20-Sep Jon Home Rules 15mm Samurai
27-Sep Rett Rommel  15mm Sea Lion Revisited S-Day
4-Oct No Game   Games Plus Auction
11-Oct Rett Rommel  15mm Sea Lion Revisited Bloody Dover 
18-Oct John Sharp's Practice SYW (2x Games)
25-Oct Jon Wings of War/Glory WW I air 
1-Nov Rett Rommel  15mm Sea Lion Revisited Counter Attack on Highway A2 


Games Plus Board Gamers 
Next Games Plus Board Game Day Meeting :

Saturday,
September 2nd
 
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 -
informal play on Saturdays.
New organized play events in 2017.

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


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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