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Chess

Weekly or Monthly
Mondays at 4pm & Saturdays at 3pm

Day and time is flexible if this does not work in your schedule. 




The Life Skill benefits of chess for kids are huge

Teaches

  • Sportsmanship
  • Respect
  • Strategy thinking and concentration
  • Problem solving skills, planning and fore sight

Improves

  • Attention span
  • Healthy habits
  • Uses both sides of the brain
  • Reading skills
  • Attention span
  • Creative thinking using the right side of the brain
  • Memory (good for us volunteers too – one study showed those who play chess were less likely to get Alzheimer’s disease)

US Chess Federation: “Chess Makes Kids Smart”