This summer we are fortunate to be visited by a former U.S. Women’s Chess Champion,
Dr. Alexey Root! During the Family Chess Challenge, Dr. Root will play chess with 10 players simultaneously and anyone who can win against her gets a free copy of her book, Prepare with Chess Strategy. The Family Chess Challenge will be held at North Branch Library on June 17 from 2 to 4 p.m. and at Emily Fowler Central Library on July 22 from 2 to 4 p.m. Join us for your chance to challenge a chess champion!
Denton Public Library also has many books about chess which are available for checkout. (Click here to see what is available in the catalog.)
Opportunities to Play Chess at the Library:
For ages 7 to adult at all skill levels.
Mondays at North Branch Library from 6 to 8:45 p.m.
Family Chess Challenge
This is your chance to challenge Alexey Root, a former U.S. Women’s Chess Champion!
Dr. Root will play 10 chess players simultaneously. Anyone who can win against her gets a free copy of her new book, Prepare with Chess Strategy. Players will be seated first-come, first-served as other players finish their games. All ages welcome.
Sat 6/17 North Branch 2-4 p.m.
Sat 7/22 Emily Fowler 2-4 p.m.