Posts Tagged ‘Tucson’

Photos from Sky Cafe Chess!

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Check out the beautiful photos courtesy of Jeff Smith www.jeffsmithusa.com from our event with the Youth Volunteer Corps of Southern Arizona at Sky Cafe in Tucson.

Chess Fest Photos

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Thanks to everyone who came out for the 3rd Annual Chess Fest- our largest chess fest to date. Check out these photos courtesy of Ryan Mihalyi.

All Queens Chess Day

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9queens-flyers-080909-39 Queens and Bookmans are proud to present…

All Queens Chess Day

Tucson’s only chess tournament and workshop exclusively for women and girls.

Co-hosted by Vice-Mayor Regina Romero and City Council Member Nina Trasoff

Featuring City Council Member Karin Uhlich and First Lady of Tucson Beth Walkup

Date: October 18, 2009

Time: 1-4 pm

Location: Bookmans on Speedway (6230 E. Speedway)

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information or to pre-register for the tournament email jhoffman@www.9queens.org

9 Queens: Empowerment through Chess

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

Player Spotlight

Alexandra

Alexandra Kosteniuk

12th Women’s World Chess Champion

“I make an effort to support organizations like 9 Queens and share their commitment to popularizing chess. Chess Fest will be the second 9 Queens event I have supported and attended. ”