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                11-21-2013, 06:32 PM by Melanie Mayo
                

                While most games focus on competition among players, this wonderful board game is instead centered on cooperative play. All players must work together to accomplish the game's goal. Kids of all ages will really enjoy and thrive off of this concept. Surprisingly fun even for adults. $16.95 at A Toy Garden

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                Family Pastimes / Snowstorm - A Co-operative Game

                Description: A winter storm hits Little City! Granny and Grandpa, Uncle and Aunt, Mom and Dad and our best friend's family have things to do, places to go, errands to run. Our job is to help them out. We drive the cars, get to the places on their lists, and try return safely home. Deep snow? Bad ice? We decide when and where to do some plowing or spreading of sand. The weather keeps changing, so we have to be alert! Each game is a different, exciting challenge. Skills of communication, decision making and creative thinking are nurtured. Don't get stuck on Fifth Avenue, Dad! Includes: 12 x 12" board, weather reports, errands, cars, places, snow and ice, service trucks.Our customers say: "A brilliantly conceived game, more fun than dice-oriented play." - Ontario, CanadaPlay as friends, not as enemies! Family Pastimes games foster the spirit of cooperation. Players help each other climb a mountain, make a community, complete a space exploration... They never play against each other. After all, the initial impulse to play a game is social; that is, we bring out a game because we want to do something together. How ironic then that in most games, we spend all our efforts trying to bankrupt someone, destroy their armies - in other words, to get rid of one another!At Family Pastimes we believe that people of different ages and abilities should be able to play side by side, each making their best contribution. We are all there together when we finish the game to take joy in our successes and wonder how we might work together even better the next time we play. Thus, Family Pastimes games will prove to be a friendly form of fun. Socialization, entertainment, academic learning, character growth, etc. - whatever your objectives, we invite you to realize them by cooperative means. We hope you enjoy playing and learning together!

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                Author Alois Carigiet
                Binding Board Game
                EAN 0681964000130
                Edition First Thus
                Feature We must work together helping our neighbors to make it through the snowstorm
                The weather keeps changing, so we have to be alert and each game is a different, exciting challenge
                Awarded the Canadian Toy Testing Top Rating
                For 1 to 12 players ages 5 through 8 years
                Made in Canada using recycled boards and papers, soy-based inks, water based glues and safe paints
                Label Family Pastimes Ltd.
                Manufacturer Family Pastimes Ltd.
                Publisher Family Pastimes Ltd.
                Studio Family Pastimes Ltd.
                Title Family Pastimes / Snowstorm - A Co-operative Game
                UPC 681964000130
                Brand Family Pastimes
                MPN SS
                Size 20"x24"
                SKU FAMILYPSS-CP6
                PartNumber SS
                ProductGroup Toy
                ProductTypeName TOYS_AND_GAMES
                UPCList - UPCListElement 681964000130
                Item Height 0 inches
                Item Weight 0.36 pounds
                Item Width 12 inches
                Package Height 1.3 inches
                Package Length 13.1 inches
                Package Weight 0.8 pounds
                Package Width 6.5 inches
                Item Length 12 inches