Youth Chess Club at Scotch Plains Public Library

​On Wednesday, July 18​ from 6:00-7:30 p.m., Scotch Plains and Fanwood cardholders ages 10-16 (OR active members of the U.S. Chess Federation) are invited to participate in the library’s very popular chess club led by instructor Errol Singh.

Pre-registration is required for the chess club and is limited to Scotch Plains and Fanwood cardholders.  To register, go to https://www.wonderprep.com/chess_manager.

Contact Information
  1. Reference Staff
  2. 908-322-5007 x204
  3. library@scotlib.org
Wed, July 18
6:00 pm — 7:30 pm
Add to My Calendar 07/18/2018 6:00pm 07/18/2018 7:30pm America/New_York Youth Chess Club at Scotch Plains Public Library

​On Wednesday, July 18​ from 6:00-7:30 p.m., Scotch Plains and Fanwood cardholders ages 10-16 (OR active members of the U.S. Chess Federation) are invited to participate in the library’s very popular chess club led by instructor Errol Singh.

Pre-registration is required for the chess club and is limited to Scotch Plains and Fanwood cardholders. To register, go to ...

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