Cabin Fever Day at Confluence Brewing Company

Confluence Brewing Company – 1235 Thomas Beck Rd, Des Moines, IA

If you're starting to feel those winter blues and that cabin fever is starting to settling in, we have the perfect solution for you. The Rook Room will be bringing our full game library to Confluence Brewing Company's annual Cabin Fever Day Sunday, January 19th from noon to 5!

Play Date Open Gaming Pop-Up at 515 Brewing Company

515 Brewing Company – 7700 University Ave Suite C, Clive, IA

Come play board games for FREE with The Rook Room and 515 Brewing Company Sunday, Feb. 23 from 12:30 - 6 PM. Hundreds of games to choose from, all for free. Not to mention plenty of delicious 515 Brewing Company beer to choose from. So let's make it a Play Date!

Board Game Library Hours

xBk Live – 1159 24th Street, Des Moines, IA

Are you ready to play? Join us for our Library Hours board game night featuring hundreds of games from The Rook Room library and special, themed cocktails with The Rook Room and xBk Live!

Open Slay TTRPG Immersive Open Play Night

xBk Live – 1159 24th Street, Des Moines, IA

Whatever TTRPG you play, level up your weekly role-playing game night at Open Slay – an RPG open play experience.

Board Game Library Hours

xBk Live – 1159 24th Street, Des Moines, IA

Are you ready to play? Join us for our Library Hours board game night featuring hundreds of games from The Rook Room library and special, themed cocktails with The Rook Room and xBk Live!

Board Game Library Hours with West Des Moines Parks and Recreation

Valley Junction Activity Center – 217 5th Street, West Des Moines, IA

Do you love games, puzzles, RPGs, and more? Well, get ready to play! Join us for Board Game Library Hours presented by West Des Moines Parks and Recreation and The Rook Room.

Gateway Games with West Des Moines Parks and Recreation

MidAmerican Energy Company RecPlex – 6500 Grand Avenue, West Des Moines

Monopoly, Candy Land, The Game of Life. Those are all great games, but are you ready to graduate to some new, exciting games? The Rook Room will be joining West Des Moines Parks and Recreation in helping you to try out and learn to play a few of the most popular “gateway games.”

Classic Board Game Night at Hello, Marjorie

Hello, Marjorie – 717 Locust Street, Des Moines, IA

Get ready for a trip down memory lane full of some of your favorite board games and classy cocktails during our Classic Board Game Night at Hello, Marjorie on Wednesday, October 20th from 5 to 8 PM.

Gateway Games with West Des Moines Parks and Recreation

Valley Junction Activity Center – 217 5th Street, West Des Moines, IA

Monopoly, Candy Land, The Game of Life. Those are all great games, but are you ready to graduate to some new, exciting games? The Rook Room will be joining West Des Moines Parks and Recreation in helping you to try out and learn to play a few of the most popular “gateway games.”

Retro Game Day at Iowa Distilling Company

Iowa Distilling Company – 4349 Cumming Avenue, Cumming, IA

Let's take a trip down board game memory lane with some of the classics you know and love at our Retro Game Day on February 27th from 12 to 3.

Game Day at Central Library

Des Moines Public Library - Central Branch – 1000 Grand Avenue, Des Moines

The Rook Room board game library meets the Des Moines Central Library as we hang out for a relaxing Sunday afternoon of playing games on June 5th.

Open Gaming at Love You Des Moines Days

Valley Community Center – 4444 Fuller Road, West Des Moines, IA

The Rook Room is hosting an evening of open gaming at Love You Des Moines Days on Monday, June 13th from 5 PM to 8 PM.

Game Day at Central Library

Des Moines Public Library - Central Branch – 1000 Grand Avenue, Des Moines

The Rook Room board game library meets the Des Moines Central Library as we hang out for a relaxing Sunday afternoon of playing games on July 3rd.

Gateway Games with Franklin Avenue Library

Des Moines Public Library - Franklin Avenue Branch – 5000 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Grab your friends and join The Rook Room for some fun board game action at the Des Moines Public Library Franklin Avenue branch!

Open Play at Peace Tree Des Moines Branch

Peace Tree Des Moines Branch – 317 East Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Join The Rook Room for a chill evening of tasty brews and relaxing board games at Peace Tree Des Moines Branch from 6 to 10 PM on Thursday, July 14th.

Game Day at Central Library

Des Moines Public Library - Central Branch – 1000 Grand Avenue, Des Moines

The Rook Room board game library meets the Des Moines Central Library for a relaxing Sunday afternoon of playing games on August 7th.

Party Games with Franklin Avenue Library

Des Moines Public Library - Franklin Avenue Branch – 5000 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Grab your friends and join The Rook Room for some fun party games action at the Des Moines Public Library Franklin Avenue branch!

Game Day at Central Library

Des Moines Public Library - Central Branch – 1000 Grand Avenue, Des Moines

The Rook Room board game library meets the Des Moines Central Library for a relaxing Sunday afternoon of playing games on September 11th.

Open Play at Peace Tree Des Moines Branch

Peace Tree Des Moines Branch – 317 East Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Join The Rook Room and Peace Tree Brewing for an Open Play game night on Sept. 28th for a night of friends, fun, and delicious brews.

Game Day at Central Library

Des Moines Public Library - Central Branch – 1000 Grand Avenue, Des Moines

The Rook Room board game library meets the Des Moines Central Library for a relaxing Sunday afternoon of playing games on October 2nd.

Prism Tabletop Club LGBTQIA+ Game Night Meetup

The Slow Down Coffee Co. – 3613 6th Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Join The Rook Room for the launch of the Prism Tabletop Club, a monthly LGBTQIA+ board gaming meetup group celebrating the diversity in the gaming community.

Game Day at Central Library

Des Moines Public Library - Central Branch – 1000 Grand Avenue, Des Moines

The Rook Room board game library meets the Des Moines Central Library for a relaxing Sunday afternoon of playing games on November 6th.

Open Play at Peace Tree Des Moines Branch

Peace Tree Des Moines Branch – 317 East Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Join us at Peace Tree Des Moines Branch on Wednesday, November 30th for Open Play board game night – where playing for free is guaranteed, but winning isn't.

Game Day at Central Library

Des Moines Public Library - Central Branch – 1000 Grand Avenue, Des Moines

The Rook Room board game library meets the Des Moines Central Library for a relaxing Sunday afternoon of playing games on December 4th.

Prism Tabletop Club LGBTQIA+ Game Night January Meetup

The Slow Down Coffee Co. – 3613 6th Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Join us for our January Prism Tabletop Club, a monthly LGBTQIA+ gaming meetup group celebrating the diversity in the gaming community.

Game Day @ Central Library January Game Day Afternoon

Des Moines Public Library - Central Branch – 1000 Grand Avenue, Des Moines

The Rook Room board game library meets the Des Moines Central Library for a relaxing Sunday afternoon of playing games on January 8th.

Family Game Night at the West Des Moines Library

West Des Moines Public Library – 4000 Mills Civic Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA

Join us for an evening of fun for the whole family and people of all ages at the West Des Moines Library with Family Game Night.

Open Play at Peace Tree Des Moines Branch

Peace Tree Des Moines Branch – 317 East Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Join us at Peace Tree Des Moines Branch on Wednesday, January 25th for Open Play board game night – where playing for free is guaranteed.

Prism Tabletop Club LGBTQIA+ Game Night February Meetup

The Slow Down Coffee Co. – 3613 6th Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Join us for our February Prism Tabletop Club, a monthly LGBTQIA+ gaming meetup group celebrating the diversity in the gaming community.

National Day of Unplugging Game Night

West Des Moines Public Library – 4000 Mills Civic Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA

Put away your computer and throw away that remote for the National Day of Unplugging on March 6th and hop on over to our game night!

Game Day @ Central Library February Game Day Afternoon

Des Moines Public Library - Central Branch – 1000 Grand Avenue, Des Moines

The Rook Room board game library meets the Des Moines Central Library for a relaxing Sunday afternoon of playing games on February 5th.