Beginning Chess Instruction for Children – FREE

Six 1-hour sessions on Saturdays, 11 am – Noon, from Sept 26 thru Oct 31

This course is being offered by Homer Franck, a local resident and longtime chess enthusiast. Pre-registration is required. Suggested age range for participants is from 8 -14 years old.

Session Topics:
Sept. 26: The rules of chess
Oct. 3: Chess notation: score sheets
Oct 10: End game patterns
Oct. 17: Tips for self-study
Oct. 24: Using chess problems
Oct. 31: Information on local clubs and tournaments

The course will be limited to ten students. Each session will include some time for interactive play. Please bring boards and sets. Chess clocks are welcome, but not necessary.

Register by either emailing or by calling the Auburndale Community Library at (617) 552-7158 during its hours of operation.

By Auburndale Community Library

The Auburndale Community Library is a non-profit community library staffed by volunteers and funded 100% by donations.

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