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Checkmate: Beginners Chess

12-30-2011 06:36 AM CET | Arts & Culture

Press release from: Boston Center for Adult Education

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WHAT: The chessboard has long been the battlefield for great intellects. This January, the Boston Center for Adult Education (BCAE) will allow you to test your own mental might, as it offers an introductory class on the most popular board game in the world. In "Checkmate: Beginners Chess" students will learn the game's history, rules, setup, movement and strategies from the president of the Boston Chess Club and Class A rated player, Hector Perez. Perez will explain the intricacies of one of the world's most universally challenging and rewarding games. Sounds like serious fun!

This four-week course, which runs Monday nights from 5:30PM to 7:30PM starting January 23rd, 2012 is for beginners—the perfect opportunity for those checker players who always wanted to learn chess. Practice with classmates and then take your game home or on the road for a lifetime of enjoyment. Sign up at www.BCAE.org today.

WHERE: Boston Center for Adult Education, 122 Arlington Street, Boston MA, 02116.

WHEN: Mondays from 5:30PM-7:30PM; 4 sessions from January 23rd, 2012 to February 13th, 2012.

COST: $65.00/$55.00 Members

RSVP: Registration is required. For more information please call the Boston Center for Adult Education directly at 617-267-4430 or click here to sign up.

Founded in 1933, the Boston Center for Adult Education (BCAE) is the first, nonprofit adult education center in New England. The Boston Center for Adult Education serves as a meeting place for the Boston community to gather, learn, discuss and create. The BCAE offers educational classes taught by well-qualified leaders, staff, and volunteers who share the mission of enhancing our community. Today the BCAE teaches classes in Boston for almost every interest. Students can experience everything from yoga, photography, belly dancing, and stand-up comedy, to scotch tasting, cooking, achieving financial freedom, and much more. At their recently renovated headquarters on Arlington Street (Boston, MA) you'll find professional grade kitchens, top-notch technology, and versatile classroom space with free Wi-Fi. The BCAE offers a variety of personal and corporate membership levels with benefits including discounted tuition costs and discounts on local retailers. Browse classes, become a member, or support the BCAE online at bcae.org. The BCAE is located at 122 Arlington Street, Boston MA 02116. The BCAE administrative offices are open Monday- Friday 9:00 AM-5:00 PM. The Student Services office is open Monday-Thursday, 9:00 AM-7:00 PM and Friday 9:00 AM-5:00 PM. The BCAE is open on weekends during class times only.

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