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Date:
December 13, 2017
Time:
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Time Details:
6 tables with 36 chairs. PT
Location:
Whiton Room
Address:
66 Leavitt Street
Hingham, MA 02043
Contact:
Reference Desk: 781-741-1405 x1404
Email:
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Hingham Chess Club: Beginner's Lessons & Open Play

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Beginner Lessons operate in a 12-week cycle. Participants will master chess basics, including how pieces move; maneuvering the board; applying chess terms such as castling; and the stages of play. All ages are welcome, but HCC recommends a minimum age of six years old, and the ability to work independently. All chess lessons at Hingham Public Library are free. To help offset the costs of funding the program, a suggested donation of $10 per lesson is gratefully accepted by Hingham Chess Club, yet not required. Through their partnership with the Hingham Public Library, HCC is also the recipient of a grant generously provided by the Harold and Avis Goldstein Trust.