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Huntington City-Township Public Library invites kids & teens in grades 6-12 to participate in It’s Chess Time @ Your Library, a series of two programs to be held from 6-8 pm on the last two Thursdays in February at the Main Library, 255 West Park Drive, Huntington.

On Thursday, February 20, teens can play practice games to learn the rules of chess and build their strategy skills, with the assistance of chess instructors Jack Oberholtzer, Kevin McCracken, and John Martinez.  On the following , teens are invited to test their mettle in a chess tournament, supervised by the chess instructors.

These programs are free and open to everyone ages 12 – 18 who enjoys playing chess, or who’d like to learn the game.  Snacks will be provided, and registration is a MUST – call the Main Library at 356-2900 to register.