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September 28, 2023
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Games Area

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Chess Lessons

Thursday, September 28, 2023

o? Chess Lessons with Ken LeBow                                               Open to out-of-town seniors/free 

Thursdays, ongoing, 1:00-3:30pm                               

This class is best for people with some chess experience who know how the pieces move and the concepts of check and checkmate. You will play games and get feedback. Chess sets supplied by the COA. If you are a true beginner, Ken is happy to meet with you at the Senior Center to teach you the basics. Just let us know if that’s the case and Ken will get in touch with you to arrange some times to meet. Chess is a great way to exercise your brain—studies show playing can improve memory, boost concentration skills, and increase creativity.  Ken LeBow has been playing chess for over 50 years. He started a chess club and lessons for seniors in Pennsylvania and has been teaching and leading chess club in Acton, in person and virtually, since 2013.

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