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Chess Club Makes First Move in Scotch Plains-Fanwood 

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Approximately 20 children between the ages of nine and 16-years-old participated in the inaugural Chess Club meeting at the Scotch Plains Public Library on Wednesday, Jan. 11. Credits: Sean Conklin
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Chessmaster Errol Singh of Chatham Day School teaches two children about the game of chess. Credits: Sean Conklin
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Credits: Sean Conklin
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Chessmaster Errol Singh discusses chess with a young player. Credits: Sean Conklin
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Town officials, including members of the Scotch Plains Recreation Department, show support for the Chess Club. Credits: Sean Conklin
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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Chess Club of Scotch Plains-Fanwood had its inaugural meeting at the Scotch Plains Public Library. Approximately twenty children between the ages of nine and 16-years-old participated in the free program led by Chessmaster Errol Singh of Chatham Day School and ChessmatesNJ.

The club meets every other week and is open to Scotch Plains and Fanwood Library cardholders. Click here to register.

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