*FREE* Chess Quads during Spring Break in Happy Valley (Mar. 25-29)

This event is open to all and is FREE.  Participants do need to be familiar with the rules of chess and chess notation.  Bring chess set and chess board with you.  We will be using the Community Room which is located at the back of this New Seasons store.

Each class will be about thirty minutes long and will cover the following Semi-Open Chess Openings:
Monday – March 25th – noon to 4 pm 1. e4 d5 – Center Counter
Tuesday – March 26th – 5:30 pm – 9 pm  1. e4 Nf6 – Alekhine
Wednesday – March 27th – noon to 4 pm  1. e4 c6 – Caro Kann
Thursday – March 28th – 9 am to 12:45 pm 1. e4 e6 – French
Friday – March 29th – noon to 4 pm  1. e4 c5 – Sicilian

After each class, there will be a rated quad. Quad make-up will be by the TD’s discretion.  Time control game in 25 minutes with a 5 second delay.  Top five scores for the five quads and attending the Friday class will be awarded a chess book.  Tie breaks used:  Number of games played, lowest rating, and youngest age.

Each NWSRS rated game will count toward qualifying for the 2019 OSCF State Championship.

Registration:  No on-site registration.  All must register by e-mail.  To register send Ed Addis an e-mail at “chessalot@aol.com”.  Include your first and last name, grade in school, and school you attend.  For adults I need your first and last name and which state you live in.  I also need to know which dates each of you plan to attend.
Space is limited so register early.

New Seasons at Happy Valley has a very nice area for those that have brought chess players to enjoy coffee or food and of course you can always shop.  No outside food or drink can be brought into the New Seasons Market.

Contact: Edward Addis II
Email: chessalot@aol.com
Phone: 503-467-6242

Location Details
New Season – Happy Valley
15861 SE Happy Valley Town Center Drive
Happy Valley OR 97086 US

Location Contact: Ed Addis
Location Phone: 503-467-6242