General announcements that are made and will not fit into any other news item category.
The Bluenose Chess Club will participate in Seniors Week October 1-7, 2019 by inviting seniors to attend the club’s meeting on Wednesday, October 2nd. Chess is a game that can be enjoyed by young and old alike. On a regular basis the Bluenose Chess Club is attended by people of all ages, including seniors. The club […]
See details: ChessFest 2019 Poster Chess Fest Schedule 2019 ChessFest 2019 happens THIS SUNDAY, June 2, 2019 at the Halifax Central Library from 1-5 p.m. in Paul O’Regan Hall. This event is open to players of all ages and all skill levels! Parents, coaches and other adult players are also welcome to join in on a […]
The Dalhousie Chess Club is hosting a seminar/workshop on chess tactics Saturday, March 23, 2019 at the Dalhousie Collaborative Health Education Building, Room C220. The workshop runs from 12 noon to 2 p.m. Description: Many grandmasters emphasize the importance of training chess tactics in order to improve your game. The seminar will be led by Neil MacDonald, […]
The Bluenose Chess Club will be closed February 13, 2019 due the NSCC being closed due to bad weather. The club will reopen next week at the regular time, location and place at NSCC.
The Dalhousie Chess Club is hosting a chess seminar on the topic of chess player Bobby Fischer on Saturday Feb 16th, 2019, from 12 noon – 2 p.m. at Dalhousie University in the Collaborative Health Education Building (CHEB), room C220. Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/367222540736135/ Chess Seminar – Insights on Bobby Fischer “Bobby Fischer is considered by many as one of the […]
The Chess in the Library event occurrence on January 20, 2019 is cancelled due to the weather forecast for storm weather that day. The next Chess in the Library event will take place next month, as scheduled, for February 17, 2019. See schedule.
The Bluenose Chess Club will be closed January 9, 2019 due the NSCC being closed due to bad weather. The club will reopen next week at the regular time, location and place at NSCC.
Note that the Bluenose Club’s last meeting of 2018 will be December 12, the date of the year-end Christmas social party. For details on the Christmas social party, please see: http://www.nschess.ca/?p=1062 The club will not meet on December 19th, 2018 or December 26th, 2018, but will open back up for the new year starting on […]
The Nova Scotia Chess Association encourages people to play chess online at: Club Nova Scotia on chess.com See: https://www.chess.com/club/club-nova-scotia