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Annual Chess Tournaments At Burton Public Library Begin February 2nd

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Burton – The Friends of the Burton Public Library will hold their annual Chess Tournaments on all Saturdays in February at the Library.

All tournaments will begin at 10 am and are broken down by age group as follows:

February 2nd  is for  students in grades K through 5.

February 9th is for grades 6 through 8.

Both tournaments are expected to be completed by 1:00 pm.

February 16th  is for students in grades 9 – 12.

February 23rd tournament is for adults.

Both tournaments are expected to be completed by 5:00 pm.

This tournament is Swiss-type, providing each player with four games. Three certificates will be awarded in each division. Prior tournament competition is not necessary. Players should bring their own standard chess sets and a snack or lunch and beverage. Players are expected to complete all four of their games. Players must register in advance. There is no entrance fee required.

For registration and information call Burton Public Library at 440.834.4466.

 

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