Chess Group 1

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This event is part of a combined series. If you register for this event, you will be automatically registered for all of the following events in the series.
Registration for this event will close on February 27, 2023 @ 4:00pm.
A Chatham library card is required or you will automatically be placed on the waiting list.
Allowed Ages: 6 to 8
There are no more seats remaining.
Additional registrations will be placed on the waitlist.

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Chess Expert Sean Finn will teach this class in person.  Students will learn game strategy, basic checkmates, new tactical patterns, and the best questions to ask themselves when evaluating a position and creating a plan. Classes will include puzzle solving, game analysis and of course a chance to play.  Dates: Mondays, January 9, 23, 30, February 6, 13, 27 (no class on January 16 & February 20).

Please note that children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult or caregiver age 13 or older at all times.

Group 1 is for players who know how pieces move.  Suggested ages: 6 to 8.  Limit: 12 students

Sign up only if you can attend all 6 classes.

Registration required. 

Due to high demand, registration is limited to Chatham Borough and Chatham Township residents only.

Sponsored by Ann L. Buesing Children’s Fund for the Library of The Chathams of the Community Foundation of NJ


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