Newtown Township Parks and Recreation Department

Chess (ages 6+)

Learn how to play chess from a Shining Knights chess coach! Our coaches are highly-rated professional chess instructors, including a two-time U.S. Open champion and the current state champions of Arizona and Pennsylvania

Spring session: No class April 1st.

Genral Information
  • Instructor: Shining Knights Chess
  • We have taught tens of thousands of children to play, many of whom have won state and national championships.
  • Class time is evenly split between lesson and play.
  • Lessons range from learning the rules to advanced tournament strategies.
  • Play time is structured to pair each student against an opponent of similar skill.
  • Students will have the opportunity to play in local, state and national tournaments.
  • All chess supplies provided.

Register Code Activity Ages Grades Days Date/Time Location Fees
Please Login to Register 151032  Chess GES School  6 - 12  N/A  Wed  02/18/2015 - 04/15/2015
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Goodnoe Elementary $100.00 R, $100.00 NR
Please Login to Register 151033  Chess NES School  6 - 12  N/A  Wed  04/22/2015 - 06/10/2015
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Newtown Elementary School $100.00 R, $100.00 NR
Please Login to Register 153012  Chess, Summer Session  6 - 12  N/A  Mon  06/15/2015 - 08/17/2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Newtown Township Administration Building $120.00 R, $120.00 NR