Chess Club

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Book to Movie Night: Queen of Katwe

Love chess?  Love movies?  Love true stories of underdogs beating the odds? Then come enjoy the movie "Queen of Katwe" in the Teen Space from 5-7 p.m.  A discussion of the film, chess, and adaptation of the book to the screen will accompany the movie.
Chess for all ages

Chess for All Ages

Players of all ages are invited to play and learn from others in a friendly game of chess on a jumbo chess board. No registration required. This program is free and open to the public. Join us in the lower-level conference room.  Free and open to the public.    
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Learn to Play Chess

It's your move! Learn to play chess, improve your game, or practice your moves with other players. This drop-in group is open to all ages and experience levels and meets every Tuesday and Thursday at 6 p.m.
chess pieces

Learn to Play Chess

It's your move! Learn to play chess, improve your game, or practice your moves with other players. This drop-in group is open to all ages and experience levels and meets every Tuesday and Thursday at 6 p.m.
Chess board

Francis A. Gregory Library Chess Club

Whether you've been playing for years, or are interested in learning, come join us for an evening of chess! All ages and experience levels welcome.  The Chess Club meets in the first floor meeting room. 
Chess Time

Chess Time

*NEW time! Drop in for friendly Chess matches Tuesday nights at 6 p.m.   We welcome players of all ages and abilities. This program will be held in the first floor unless otherwise noted.
chess for kids

Chess Instruction for Children and Teens

Join master chess instructor Vaughn Bennet as he leads and instructs children and teens in winning strategies for playing chess. Don't forget to pick up your copy or place a hold on Chess for Children by Sabrina Chevaness. Best for ages 5 years to 16 years.
chess pieces

Learn to Play Chess

It's your move! Learn to play chess, improve your game, or practice your moves with other players.  This drop-in group is open to all ages and experience levels and meets every Tuesday and Thursday at 6 pm.

Conscious Chess Moves

Come and participate in the chess club activities at the Anacostia Neighborhood Library. Every Tuesday, engage your chess moves with other players.This program is open to youth ages 10 to 16.

Conscious Chess Moves

Come and participate in the chess club activities at the Anacostia Neighborhood Library. Every Thursday, engage your chess moves with other players.This program is open to youth ages 10 to 16.

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