Clubs / Classes

Please see below for information about each of our clubs and classes.  Call to schedule a free trial visit.

Any day spent doing the things you want to do is a day well spent. Don’t let another slip away.

1. ART CLASS WITH A TWIST

 You don’t need any special talent to participate, just a desire to have fun and make friends. This class offers an opportunity to socialize and enjoy relaxing activities while listening to soothing background music. Paint, draw, color, sketch, make crafts and sculpt clay. We have adult coloring books and colored pencils, kids coloring books and crayons, pastels and markers, sketch pads and artist’s pencils, water paints and art pads. Now for the twist – Here’s what makes our class unique. Doesn’t matter if you’re young or young at heart, everyone likes to do fun stuff! Learn how to make paper dolls and create origami. Who doesn’t like Playdoh?  No one is ever too old for Playdoh, finger-painting, Spirograph, Lite Brite and Lego’s. We have all the supplies. These activities are believed to reduce anxiety, foster self-awareness, develop social skills and increase self-esteem. Learn patience and turn taking, teamwork and sharing, relaxation and give and take.

Wednesdays 4:00-6:00 PM

Beginning May 2019

(All ages)


2. TWENTIES CLUBS & YOUNG ADULT CLUB

20s Club

Our Twenties Clubs and Young Adult Club offer a variety of activities to those who would like to socialize and make new friends.  Members of all skill levels gather together to play games. Members of our Twenties Clubs enjoy playing video games, retro and today’s, as well as classic and modern-day board games and table top games. We are excited that many of our members have developed lasting friendships and have extended those friendships outside the Club attending movies and other activities with the new friends they have made at Island Gamers Club.

Saturdays 12:45 to 2:45 PM (Ages 18 & up)

Sundays 3:30 to 5:30 PM (Ages 20 & up)

Sundays 5:30 to 7:30 PM  (Ages 20 & up)

 


3. SUPER SMASH BROS. CLUB

Our Super Smash Bros. Club is a Social Club for those that enjoy the game and would like to make new friends. Members help each other out if they are new to the game. Other games are occasionally played by the members but Super Smash Bros. is played the majority of the time. Many members of our Super Smash Bros. Club have returned year after year because of the fun they have and the friendships they have made.

Saturdays 3:00 to 5:00 PM

 (Ages 16-20)

 


4. GIRLS CLUB

Our Girls Club is a Social Club that is perfect for teens who would like to socialize and make friends. The girls are  always very welcoming of new members and look forward to meeting them. Developing friendships and feeling accepted creates a sense of belonging and increases self-esteem. Our member’s social skills improve from being with others in a non-judgmental environment, knowing they can be themselves. What a wonderful feeling to just be you!

Sundays 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

(Ages 14-19)


5. DUNGEONS & DRAGONS CLUB

 Beginners and Intermediate Players -We will teach you how to play.

Experience the fantasy role-playing game in which players are characters in an ongoing fantasy story. This game has become immensely popular over the years, and D&D has grown to include many new ways to vividly experience worlds of heroic fantasy. The core of D&D is storytelling. You and your friends tell a story together, guiding your heroes through quests for treasure, battles with deadly foes, daring rescues and much more!

Saturdays 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Beginning April 2019

 (All ages)


6. KIDS CLUB

Our Kids Club is a Social Club that offers young children an opportunity to socialize and begin developing friendships. The children enjoy a variety of activities including video games, board games and Pokémon.  The fun never ends. Wonderful friendships have developed among our members which increases their self-esteem. For children who may never have been invited to a party, many now get invitations to birthday parties or to join another child for an outside activity. It doesn’t get any better than that!

Saturdays 10:45 AM to 12:45 PM 

(Ages 10-13)

 


7. ANIME & POKÉMON CLASSES

Learn everything Anime! Learn how to play Mahjong, anime video games and how to draw anime fan-art. Learn how to create origami and how to play Pokémon Trading Cards. In this class you can enjoy all activities together while you are learning. Sing Vocaloid, karaoke, watch anime videos and have discussions, play Pokémon video games, trading card games, board games and battle and trade Pokémon with others on their DS’. Participants will learn teamwork and interpersonal skills such as listening abilities, problem solving skills, decision-making skills with negotiation, flexibility and patience. Participants will learn camaraderie which is an important tool to developing friendships. Participants will help one another while learning all about anime and Pokémon, learning good sportsmanship along the way. Of course participants may wish to cosplay!

Wednesdays 12:00-2:00 PM

Beginning May 2019

(All ages)


8. VIDEO GAME CLASS

Learn how to play the video games you always wanted to play. We have most new and retro game systems and a large selection of games. Island Gamers Club is a judgement-free zone and all participants come here to learn new games and make friends. This Club not only gathers video gamers together to play games, but it creates a community for individuals of all skill levels to experience fun and meet new people. As an added bonus learn how to play board games and table top games (the old classics as well as modern games.) Players learn how to be good winners and good losers. They learn teamwork and interpersonal skills such as listening abilities, problem solving skills, decision-making skills, negotiation, flexibility and patience. Participants root each other on when they learn a new skill. Camaraderie among participants is one of the cherished accomplishments of Island Gamers Club. That is what makes Island Gamers Club special.

Wednesdays 2:00 – 4:00 PM

Beginning May 2019

(All ages)


9. TEEN CLUB

Teens enjoy a variety of activities including video games, board games and Pokémon. Players learn how to be good winners and good losers. They learn teamwork and interpersonal skills such as listening abilities, problem solving skills, decision-making skills, negotiation, flexibility and patience.

Sundays 1:00-3:00 PM

  (Ages 13-17)


                                                                                                      

Friday Night Pizza Socials

Last Friday every month

Beginning in May 2019

6:00-8:00 PM

Who doesn’t want to hang out on a Friday night? Join us for pizza, video games, board games, music, karaoke and of course FUN! Reservations required. To register call 631-605-1813 or email islandgamersmail@gmail.com.

$25.00 includes pizza and a beverage for participants.

 

BOARD GAMES