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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Tue, June 21
@ 4 p.m.
Kids Game Day
Got Game skills? Bring it to our game day for kids where you can hang out with friends and enjoy a variety of games like chess, monopoly, connect four and other board games.
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, June 21
@ 4 p.m.
Ongoing
The 58th Street Chess & Games Club
Please join us for an afternoon of casual gaming at the 58th Street Library. Chess, checkers, dominos and all manner of board and strategy games welcome. Basic chess instruction can be provided depending on demand. If you have a favorite board game please bring it in! Mature children and Young adults welcome.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children
Wed, June 22
@ 3 p.m.
Game On (Non Digital)
Lets play some games that doesn't involve looking at a T.V. screen. Chess, Checkers and other games that require a little more cognitive thinking
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, June 22
@ 5:30 p.m.
Young Adult Board Gaming
Join us for classics like chess, checkers, Uno, and mancala. Stay with us for modern hits like Fluxx, Werewolf, Zombie Dice, and Coup.
Stapleton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, June 23
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, June 23
@ 1 p.m.
Community Information
Retro Board Gaming for Adults
Share your passion for gaming the old fashion way. 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. Please feel free to bring your own game set, and friends. No registration neccessary.…
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, June 23
@ 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 June 2nd--- 3:00-5:00pm Thursday June 16th --- 3:00-5:00pm Thursday June 23rd --- 3:00-5:00pm Thursday June 30th --- 3:00-5:00pm ****NOTE: There will be no Board Games and Chess on June 9th as we will be celebrating our SUMMER READING CHALLENGE KICK-OFF****…
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Thu, June 23
@ 4:30 p.m.
Adult Game Night
Come have some fun and meet your neighbors in the community at our monthly game night! Games provided include chess, checkers, dominoes, Scrabble, Uno, and puzzles. All Public Library Programs are free of charge.
115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Families,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Fri, June 24
@ 2 p.m.
Who's the King? Chess @ New Amsterdam
Adults and teens, beginners and masters, come to the New Amsterdam Library to play chess, checkers and scrabble and see who we crown The King. Join us every Friday from 2-4pm!
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults
Fri, June 24
@ 3 p.m.
Game Day
Join in the fun! Come hang out and play checkers, chess, Connect Four, Monopoly, Gravity Maze, and more.
Hamilton Fish Park Library, AuditoriumSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, June 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Chess Club for Teens and Tweens
Are you a tween or teen who loves chess? Or are you a tween or teen who loves chess and wants to learn how to play better? Or are you a tween or teen who does not play chess but wants to learn? Come to our Tween and Teen Chess Club!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, June 25
@ 10 a.m.
Saturday Morning Social
Every Saturday morning we will set out chess boards, checker boards, and backgammon for you to play! You can come alone or bring friends. On the first day (June 11th) there will be free coffee!
Columbus Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, June 28
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, June 28
@ 4 p.m.
Kids Game Day
Got Game skills? Bring it to our game day for kids where you can hang out with friends and enjoy a variety of games like chess, monopoly, connect four and other board games.
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, June 28
@ 4 p.m.
Ongoing
The 58th Street Chess & Games Club
Please join us for an afternoon of casual gaming at the 58th Street Library. Chess, checkers, dominos and all manner of board and strategy games welcome. Basic chess instruction can be provided depending on demand. If you have a favorite board game please bring it in! Mature children and Young adults welcome.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children
Tue, June 28
@ 4 p.m.
Board Games
Play chess, checkers, monopoly, and more.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, June 29
@ 4 p.m.
Chess Champions
It's tournament time! Compete against your friends and foes to see who will be the ultimate chess champion.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, June 29
@ 5:30 p.m.
Young Adult Board Gaming
Join us for classics like chess, checkers, Uno, and mancala. Stay with us for modern hits like Fluxx, Werewolf, Zombie Dice, and Coup.
Stapleton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, June 30
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, June 30
@ 1 p.m.
Community Information
Retro Board Gaming for Adults
Share your passion for gaming the old fashion way. 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. Please feel free to bring your own game set, and friends. No registration neccessary.…
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, June 30
@ 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 June 2nd--- 3:00-5:00pm Thursday June 16th --- 3:00-5:00pm Thursday June 23rd --- 3:00-5:00pm Thursday June 30th --- 3:00-5:00pm ****NOTE: There will be no Board Games and Chess on June 9th as we will be celebrating our SUMMER READING CHALLENGE KICK-OFF****…
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, July 4
@ 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.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, July 5
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, July 6
@ 1 p.m.
Summer Reading
Master Wu Teaches Chess
A Summer Reading Program Teaching chess at the beginner, intermediate or advance levels. Best for children ages 6 and older. A two-hour session each week. Presented by Robert Chen.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 7
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, July 8
@ 1 p.m.
Summer Reading
Checkmate Chess
A Summer Reading Program 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.. Best for children ages 5 and older. Presented by Ramon Hernandez.
Aguilar LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, July 11
@ 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.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, July 12
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, July 12
@ 4 p.m.
Ongoing
58th Street Library Chess & Games Club
Please join us for an afternoon of casual gaming at the 58th Street Library. Chess, checkers, dominos and all manner of board and strategy games welcome. Basic chess instruction can be provided depending on demand. If you have a favorite board game please bring it in! Mature children and Young adults welcome.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children
Wed, July 13
@ 1 p.m.
Summer Reading
Master Wu Teaches Chess
A Summer Reading Program Teaching chess at the beginner, intermediate or advance levels. Best for children ages 6 and older. A two-hour session each week. Presented by Robert Chen.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 14
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, July 15
@ 1 p.m.
Summer Reading
Checkmate Chess
A Summer Reading Program 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.. Best for children ages 5 and older. Presented by Ramon Hernandez.
Aguilar LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, July 18
@ 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.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, July 19
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, July 19
@ 4 p.m.
Ongoing
58th Street Library Chess & Games Club
Please join us for an afternoon of casual gaming at the 58th Street Library. Chess, checkers, dominos and all manner of board and strategy games welcome. Basic chess instruction can be provided depending on demand. If you have a favorite board game please bring it in! Mature children and Young adults welcome.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children
Tue, July 19
@ 4:30 p.m.
Adult Game Night
Come have some fun and meet your neighbors in the community at our monthly game night! Games provided include chess, checkers, dominoes, Scrabble, Uno, and puzzles. All Public Library Programs are free of charge.
115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Families,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wed, July 20
@ 1 p.m.
Summer Reading
Master Wu Teaches Chess
A Summer Reading Program Teaching chess at the beginner, intermediate or advance levels. Best for children ages 6 and older. A two-hour session each week. Presented by Robert Chen.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 21
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, July 22
@ 1 p.m.
Summer Reading
Checkmate Chess
A Summer Reading Program 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.. Best for children ages 5 and older. Presented by Ramon Hernandez.
Aguilar LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, July 25
@ 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.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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