9 Queens: Empowerment through Chess

9 Queens is dedicated to empowering individuals and communities through chess by making the game fun, exciting, and accessible.

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Varga Luna

(playing for 4 years)

“I became interested in chess when I was about four. I like chess bc you get to have fun and learn some things. You get to be more patient. You get to focus and concentrate. ”


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9th Annual Chess Fest: OFF THE ROOK

Saturday, April 30th, 2016, 2PM-6PM, at Hotel Congress, 311 E. Congress St.,
featuring 9 Queens Player of the Year and Women’s Master Candidate Claudia Muñoz.

This FREE family chess festival is featuring Beginner Chess Lessons – Passport Tables – Pickup Games – Arts & Crafts – Chess Puzzles – Coaches’ Corner – Human-Sized Chess board – Face Painting – DJs & More! 9th Annual Chess Fest: OFF THE ROOK – 9 Queens: Empowerment through Chess – 9 Queens: Empowerment through Chess

Wish Come True with the Help of The Connie Hillman Foundation & Paul Gold, thank you!

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April 30, 2016 2:00 pm
April 30, 2016 6:00 pm
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