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Video Game Maze- Finale! - Boys & Girls Clubs (Mission Clubhouse)

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GAME ON! Our last week with the Boys and Girls Mission Club was a blast! All the pieces came together for a pac-man inspired obstacle course that was fun for everyone.

The water and sky team finished their underwater tunnels with christmas lights, interior drawings, and reflective squishy material to complete the theme AND make it more comfortable to crawl through.

After crawling through the underwater tunnels, the video game players/tinkerers made their way up the sky tunnel covered in clouds to the tower. From the upper deck of the tower the tinkerers could crawl into the elevator zip-line mobile, flying under the bridge, and ending by running into Kai (our fearless human brake system!)

From there the obstacles really came into play…once each player left the elevator-mobile the ghosts started to chase them as human pac-men! Two tinkerers controlled the pulleys to move the ghosts from the staircase, doing their best to chase and catch the pac-men as they strategically made their way through the maze. Our tinkerers came up with creative and silly ways to avoid the ghosts, but some of them still got caught!

The Water and Sky team make the night sky with drills, christmas lights, and making tape.

The Water and Sky team make the night sky with drills, christmas lights, and making tape.

Marina drills like a pro!

Marina drills like a pro!

Edwin makes a mitered cut for the supports of the walls of the maze.

Edwin makes a mitered cut for the supports of the walls of the maze.

Sarah and Erick work on the pac man maze.

Sarah and Erick work on the pac man maze.

Ailey and Marina have fun decorating the inside of the underwater tunnels.

Ailey and Marina have fun decorating the inside of the underwater tunnels.

First up to fly: Javier!!!

First up to fly: Javier!!!

Elias finds sneaky ways of avoiding the ghost by slinking and sliding on his back and belly through the maze… he wins!

Elias finds sneaky ways of avoiding the ghost by slinking and sliding on his back and belly through the maze… he wins!

Anthony gets face to face with the ghost!

Anthony gets face to face with the ghost!

Ailey aka “Canada” gets ready to jump on the elevator zip-line mobile from the cloud tower.

Ailey aka “Canada” gets ready to jump on the elevator zip-line mobile from the cloud tower.

Marina, last but not least, flies down the zip line while blasting her kazoo. :)

Marina, last but not least, flies down the zip line while blasting her kazoo. :)

Talent, playfulness, and creativity combined for a an inventive end to our 8 week after school session :-)

A BIG thank you to all of the Mission - Boys & Girls Clubs of SF tinkerers who joined us this Winter !!

To see all the photos from this epic session, don’t forget to visit our Flickr page!

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