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Date:
January 26, 2022
Time:
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:

Online via Zoom

Contact:
Children's Dept: 781-741-1405 ext. 1403
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Intermediate Chess: Virtual Program with Nolan DeMott, ages 7+

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

This class is for students who are familiar with chess basics and are interested in instructional play. In this eight-week series slightly more advanced Chess principles and strategies will be introduced. Participants will learn by solving chess puzzles or playing as a team against the instructor.

Registration for this event has closed. If you have previously registered, you will be sent the Zoom link each week of the series (through the end of February).


Nolan DeMott is an experienced Chess player with over 12,000 games played on chess.com, having achieved a rating of 1900. Nolan started playing Chess at age 5 and started competing in tournaments soon after. In elementary school, he led his elementary school to a Top 4 finish at the Hurvitz Cup a regional team chess tournament, hosted by The Massachusetts Chess Association. While Nolan decided early on to not pursue playing the game at a more serious level, he's always found the time to play recreationally and teach those who are looking to improve their game.

If you need to borrow a chess board, please send us an email at hijuv@ocln.org, and we will place one on hold for you through our contactless pickup system.

This meeting or program is being held remotely as an alternate means of public access to Library programs and services. You are hereby advised that this meeting and all communications during this meeting or program may be recorded by the Town of Hingham and the Hingham Public Library. By participating in this meeting or program, you hereby agree to and grant permission to the recording and/or public display of your and/or your child’s (if under 18) image, voice, or name, and that no royalty, fee or other compensation shall become payable to you and/or your child by reason of such use.

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