No Lessons Easter Sunday April 16th
The Peoria North Library will be closed Easter Sunday April 16th, so there will be no Chess Lessons this weekend.
Hult Chess Club Info
Hult Chess Club meets every Friday night in classroom 3 in the basement of the Proctor Professional Building on the Proctor Hospital campus, from 6:30 to 8:30pm. The space there is large and well lighted. We have had numerous chess workshops there in years past. Enter from the rear of the building on the side nearest to the hospital. There is plenty of free parking available there. Take the elevator down to the basement and our meeting room will be about half way down the hall way on your left.
The club is for K-12 youngsters in Peoria and surrounding Central Illinois areas. Sets, boards and clocks are provided. Activities range from small tournaments to instruction to puzzles and commentary.
- Who: Youth from Pre-K to 12th grade
- What: Chess club run by youth, administered by adults
- Where: Schnucks Supermarket, University and Glen
- When: Friday nights from 6:30-8:30
- Why: Every youth should belong to at least one club.
- How much: $1 entry fee per youth to stay in the club for development
To volunteer or receive further information please e-mail Murrel Rhodes or call at (309) 682-0675.
All youth members need to register their
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Follow What is Happening in the Chess World
We have started a new online chess newspaper called Zwischenzug Times which will keep you up to date on chess ocally and throughout the world. It will also have stories and chess puzzles. A new edition comes out every Wednesday or maybe even more often when major chess news is made.
Private Chess Lessons Available
Private Chess lessons from Hult coaches Murrel and Patrick are now being scheduled at Peoria Library North on weekends and Starbucks in the Grand Prairie Mall after the library closes and Wednesday evenings. Individual 1 hour sessions are available from 5pm to 9pm these nights. Lessons are geared to the individual and content is dependent on the players experience and skill level.
See Murrel, Patrick or David for further details and time slot availability. Time slots are currently available on Wednesday evening and some slots on weekends.