Newtown Township Parks and Recreation Department

Afterschool Chess Club! (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

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 154039  Chess GES School  6 - 14  N/A  Wed  09/30/2015 - 12/02/2015
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Goodnoe Elementary $104.00 R
Please Login to Register 154040  Chess NES School  6 - 14  N/A  Wed  12/09/2015 - 02/03/2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Newtown Elementary School $104.00 R