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At The Library: Chess for Beginners

Mar 29, 2017 12:44PM ● By Theresa Gilman

Parker Library

(Editor's Note: the following information was provided by the Parker Memorial Library.)

 This class teaches you the fundamentals of chess as a strategy game that is the most popular game in the world. In one hour you will learn the basics of playing chess, 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
In this session the students will have a chance to practice what they learn by playing against other beginners.

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

This workshop is free, but registration is required.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Dracut Library.
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