Virtual Program - Beginners Chess

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Date & Time: Tuesday, December 7, 2021
7:00 PM-8:15 PM
Suggested Audiences: Elders, Adult, College, High School
Location: Online
Cost: free
Description: Attend this three-session online class (meets 12/7, 1/4, and 2/1) to learn the fundamentals of chess--the most popular strategy game in the world! You will learn the basics, including:

Setting up the chess men

Using the pawns

Chess pieces and how they move to win

Special moves

Ten tips for playing a better game

How to win a game of chess in 4 moves

Students need access to Zoom. Since teaching is done online with examples, interaction, animations and quizzes, a chess set is not necessary. Open to ages 16 and older.

Instructor Glenn Davison presents this class with the enthusiasm of a lifelong chess player who plays often and offers many interesting details about the game of chess. He has taught dozens of chess classes to beginners and has been a member of the Massachusetts Chess Association and the US Chess Federation.

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More Information: Website:
Phone: 508-799-1655x3
Entered by: Worcester Public Library (

Created: November 9, 2021 at 9:14 AM
Last Modified: November 9, 2021 at 9:24 AM

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