Chess Workshops for Adult Beginners
Memphis Public Library and Information Center’s Humanities Department is hosting a Beginners Chess workshop series for adults. Shelby County Chess instructors Korey Kormick, Matthew Horton, and Christy Kirchner team up to teach 4 free one hour workshops beginning September 22, 2015 thru October 14, 2015. The first workshop in the series will be held on Tuesday 22 September, from 6-7pm in Meeting Room B at the Benjamin Hooks Library, located at 3030 Poplar. We will ,also, host a Chess Tournament on October 31st from 10 – 3.
The workshops provide comprehensive chess instruction for adults interested in learning to play, or adults who want a refresher on the game. The primary objective of these workshops is for adults to confidently and successfully be able to play chess against others unaided.
DATES: September 29th 6 – 7
October 6th 6 – 7
October 14th 6 – 7
For more information please contact the Humanities Department at 901.415.2726
Workshops: Host workshops in September & October, one hour each session.
|22 September 2015||Tuesday, 6-7pm||Meeting Room B|
|29 September 2015||Tuesday, 6-7pm||Meeting Room C|
|6 October 2015||Tuesday, 6-7pm||Tuesday, 7-8pm||Meeting Room B|
|14 October 2015||Wednesday, 6-7pm||Tuesday, 7-8pm||Meeting Room C|
Chess tournament: Host chess tournament Saturday in conjunction with Memphis Chess Club’s monthly tournament. Format: 3 Round Swiss, G/30; d0.
|31 October 2015||Saturday, 10am-3pm||Pre-registration & On Tournament Day||Meeting Room B|