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TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, December 19, 2014
2 p.m.Ongoing
"Who's the King?" -- Chess and Checkers Program at the New Amsterdam Library
Adults and teens, beginners and masters, come to the New Amsterdam Library every Friday from 2pm – 4pm to play chess and checkers and see who we crown The King. Attendants will learn to play Chess and Checkers and will challenge one another and staff.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3 p.m.Chess
Challenge someone in a game of chess.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Learn To Play Chess at Webster
Are you a chess champion? You want to show off your best moves against other chess fans? Whether you're a chess master or just starting out, come join us for some board time Fridays at 3:00 pm. Come and learn how to play Chess, practice your Chess skills, or to play a casual game. All materials will be provided, and an experienced instructor will lead the group. Instructed by Timothy Mobley
Webster Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Checkmate Chess
Are you a chess champion? Show off your best moves against other chess fans! Whether you're a chess master or just starting out, come join us for some board time. Presented by Ramon Hernandez. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Board Games/Word Games
Take your game play offline with classics like Sorry!, checkers, Spill and Spell, Jenga, Uno, chess and more.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Board Games
Play & interact with other kids in games of Chess, Checkers, Monopoly, Connect Four, and more.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Board Games
It's Friday! Enjoy traditional board games with your friends and family! Connect 4, Chess, Battleship, Monopoly, Uno, Jenga, and more.
Dongan Hills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, December 20, 2014
3 p.m.Board Games
Play chess, checkers, monopoly, and more.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren
Monday, December 22, 2014
3:30 p.m.Board Gaming!
Board Gaming at High Bridge Public Library where Teenagers can enjoy playing UNO, Sorry, Chess, Checkers, Bingo, Connect 4, and Mancala!!!
High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Family Chess
Learn to play chess and develop your skills with other players in an informal setting.
Soundview LibraryAdults,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
11 a.m.Classic Gaming
Chess, Checkers, Board Games etc for beginners, experts adults, and families.
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
3 p.m. 棋類遊戲 Board Games & Chess for Children at Chatham Square Library
Board Games & Chess for Children 棋類遊戲 Come to Chatham Square Library to play board games and card games of all types and skill levels. Come and play Chess too! Basic chess introduction provided. Thursday December 4 ----- 3:00-5:00pm Thursday December 11----- 3:00-5:00pm Thursday December 18----- 3:00-5:00pm Tuesday December 23----- 3:00-5:00pm Tuesday December 30----- 3:00-5:00pm NOTE: There will be NO CHESS on December 25th. The library will be closed due to the…
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
4 p.m. Chess Program
Learn to play chess and develop your skills with other players in an informal setting.
Jerome Park LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
4 p.m.Checkmate Chess
Chess Competitions: show off your best moves
Tremont LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, December 26, 2014
2 p.m.Ongoing
"Who's the King?" -- Chess and Checkers Program at the New Amsterdam Library
Adults and teens, beginners and masters, come to the New Amsterdam Library every Friday from 2pm – 4pm to play chess and checkers and see who we crown The King. Attendants will learn to play Chess and Checkers and will challenge one another and staff.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3 p.m.Chess
Challenge someone in a game of chess.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Board Games/Word Games
Take your game play offline with classics like Sorry!, checkers, Spill and Spell, Jenga, Uno, chess and more.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, December 27, 2014
3 p.m.Board Games
Play chess, checkers, monopoly, and more.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren
Monday, December 29, 2014
3:30 p.m.Family Chess
Learn to play chess and develop your skills with other players in an informal setting.
Soundview LibraryAdults,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4 p.m.Chess and other board games
Come to the library and join your friends in a game of chess.
Hunt's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
11 a.m.Classic Gaming
Chess, Checkers, Board Games etc for beginners, experts adults, and families.
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
3 p.m. 棋類遊戲 Board Games & Chess for Children at Chatham Square Library
Board Games & Chess for Children 棋類遊戲 Come to Chatham Square Library to play board games and card games of all types and skill levels. Come and play Chess too! Basic chess introduction provided. Thursday December 4 ----- 3:00-5:00pm Thursday December 11----- 3:00-5:00pm Thursday December 18----- 3:00-5:00pm Tuesday December 23----- 3:00-5:00pm Tuesday December 30----- 3:00-5:00pm NOTE: There will be NO CHESS on December 25th. The library will be closed due to the…
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
4 p.m.Checkmate Chess
Chess Competitions: show off your best moves
Tremont LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
11 a.m.Classic Gaming
Chess, Checkers, Board Games etc for beginners, experts adults, and families.
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Checkmate Chess with Ramon Hernandez
Are you a chess champion? Show off your best moves against other chess fans! Whether you're a chess master or just starting out, come join us for some board time. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
125th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
7:30 p.m.BRAIN GAMES
Don’t just play them, learn with them. Reward and exercise your brain the fun way. Master your strategy skills with Chess or Go. Learn about finance with Monopoly and The Game of Life. With many games to choose from, it’s not all just fun and games. This program takes place in the Corner Room on the 1st floor.
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
Thursday, January 8, 2015
11 a.m.Classic Gaming
Chess, Checkers, Board Games etc for beginners, experts adults, and families.
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
1 p.m.Retro Board Gaming for Adults
Share your passion for Checkers, Chess, Mahjong, Monopoly, or Scrabble. If words excite or inspire you, and crossword puzzles keep you going, then Scrabble is your game! Are you a Chess or Checkers champion? Whether you're a master or just starting out, show off your best moves! If you like wheeling and dealing, Monolopy's the game for you! Join us for some lively board time! All levels of play welcome. No registration neccessary.…
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m. 棋類遊戲 Board Games & Chess for Children at Chatham Square Library
Board Games & Chess for Children 棋類遊戲 Come to Chatham Square Library to play board games and card games of all types and skill levels. Come and play Chess too! Basic chess introduction provided. Thursday January 8----- 3:00-5:00pm Thursday January 15----- 3:00-5:00pm Thursday January 22----- 3:00-5:00pm Thursday January 29----- 3:00-5:00pm NOTE: There will be NO CHESS on January 1st. The library will be closed due to the New Years Day holiday. No Reg…
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
5 p.m.Hudson Park Chess & Games
Please join us for a regular weekly gaming session. Chess, Checkers, Battleship and other classic board and Strategy games welcome. Beginners welcome for chess. If you have a board game bring it in!
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults,
Children
Monday, January 12, 2015
4 p.m.Checkmate Chess with Ramon Hernandez
Are you a chess champion? Show off your best moves against other chess fans! Whether you're a chess master or just starting out, come join us for some board time. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Chess and other board games
Come to the library and join your friends in a game of chess.
Hunt's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
11 a.m.Classic Gaming
Chess, Checkers, Board Games etc for beginners, experts adults, and families.
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
3 p.m.Checkmate Chess with Ramon Hernandez
Are you a chess champion? Show off your best moves against other chess fans! Whether you're a chess master or just starting out, come join us for some board time. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
67th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Checkmate Chess
Chess Competitions: show off your best moves
Tremont LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
7:30 p.m.BRAIN GAMES
Don’t just play them, learn with them. Reward and exercise your brain the fun way. Master your strategy skills with Chess or Go. Learn about finance with Monopoly and The Game of Life. With many games to choose from, it’s not all just fun and games. This program takes place in the Corner Room on the 1st floor.
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
Thursday, January 15, 2015
11 a.m.Classic Gaming
Chess, Checkers, Board Games etc for beginners, experts adults, and families.
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
1 p.m.Retro Board Gaming for Adults
Share your passion for Checkers, Chess, Mahjong, Monopoly, or Scrabble. If words excite or inspire you, and crossword puzzles keep you going, then Scrabble is your game! Are you a Chess or Checkers champion? Whether you're a master or just starting out, show off your best moves! If you like wheeling and dealing, Monolopy's the game for you! Join us for some lively board time! All levels of play welcome. No registration neccessary.…
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m. 棋類遊戲 Board Games & Chess for Children at Chatham Square Library
Board Games & Chess for Children 棋類遊戲 Come to Chatham Square Library to play board games and card games of all types and skill levels. Come and play Chess too! Basic chess introduction provided. Thursday January 8----- 3:00-5:00pm Thursday January 15----- 3:00-5:00pm Thursday January 22----- 3:00-5:00pm Thursday January 29----- 3:00-5:00pm NOTE: There will be NO CHESS on January 1st. The library will be closed due to the New Years Day holiday. No Reg…
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
5 p.m.Hudson Park Chess & Games
Please join us for a regular weekly gaming session. Chess, Checkers, Battleship and other classic board and Strategy games welcome. Beginners welcome for chess. If you have a board game bring it in!
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults,
Children
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