After School Chess Club
AFTER SCHOOL CHESS CLUB
The After School Chess Club is an opportunity for boys and girls ages 5 and up, including adults to develop critical thinking skills while mastering the fundamentals of chess. Participants will constantly be learning new techniques with the possibility to prepare to play in state competitions.
Younger participants must be able to recognize the following:
lower case letters "a-h",
upper case letters "K Q B R N"
This class offers a chance to learn from one of the best teachers in the state, Larry Prisbey, who has had several students ranked in the top 50 in the state. Mr. Prisbey is also an chess advisor for BYU, Provo High School, and Dixon Jr High School.
Each session is 6 weeks long and sessions are offered throughout the school year. Classes are held each Thursday from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Community Center, 547 South Locust Ave.
Participants can register for an entire session for $36.00 or attend individual classes for $7.00 per class.
Discounts are available at the Community Center for those who register for two or more sessions at once.
Sessions will run on the following dates:
Session #1 Sept 26,Oct 3, 17,24, Nov 7,14
Session #2 Dec 5, 12, 19, Jan 9, 16, 23
Session #3 Jan 30,Feb 6, 13, 20, 27, Mar 6
Session #4 Mar 13, 20, 27, Apr 3, 17,24