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Celebrate Cruinniú na nÓg – Create your own Game – Be a Game Changer

Saturday 13th June is Cruinniú na nÓg – the National Day of Creativity. Celebrate by taking part in Trócaire’s Game Changers Home Challenge for children and young people who want to change the world and believe games are a way to do this.

Unleash your creativity and use your imagination to create a fun and interactive game all the while educating your friends and family on global issues and help make the world a better place!

You can create any of the following types of game: Board Game | Card Game | Video Game

Looking at the 17 Sustainable Development Goals which aim to end all forms of poverty, fight inequality and protect the planet – Pick one, some or all of the goals as the theme for your game.

Are you up for the challenge? 

Make sure to share your game creations with us by tagging Trócaire on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram and using the hashtags: #TrocaireGameChangers #TrocaireHomeChallenge or by emailing: [email protected]

Online Game Changer Workshop

Why not celebrate Cruinniú na nÓg – the National Day of Creativity for children and young people by taking part in our collaborative parent/guardian and child/young person online zoom game workshop?

In this workshop we will explore different types of games and equip you on how to collaboratively create your own card game, board game or video game.

You will also learn all about the 17 Sustainable Development Goals and discover how you can spread the message of the goals through your game.

Date: Saturday 13th June

Time: 2pm

Where: Online

This Online Collaborative Game Changers Workshop is suitable for children & young people aged 8yrs + accompanied by a parent/guardian.

Booking is essential

Parents/Guardians can register for the workshop by emailing [email protected] by Friday 12th June.

Please include the following information in your email:

Parent/Guardian’s Name

Child/Young Person’s Name & Age:

Materials needed for the workshop:

  • Post it’s or small pieces of paper
  • Pens/markers/colouring pencils

More information about Trócaire’s Game Changers Programme here:

Check out our event on the Cruinniú na n Óg website

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