Hi Everyone . . . .!
There's lots more chess over the boards this week at Mona's Bar & Grill, and at our usual Starbucks venue! As usual, Come by anytime between the times mentioned below; all ages and skill levels are welcome, from beginners to masters and all in between; plus, there's no purchase required (but it would be nice)!
Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020 : Mona's Ba & Grill from 2:00p.m. - 5:30 p.m.; (Mona's is located at 4635 Clayton Rd. in Concord, CA, right next to Fire Dept. Station.)
Monday, Feb. 24, 2020: Mona's Bar & Grill from 5:00p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020: Starbucks from 5:00p.m. - 9:00.pm. (The Starbucks located at 1536 Kirker Pass Rd. in Clayton, CA., just up from the corner of Ygnacio Valley Rd. and Clayton Rd.).
Beginning March 2020, we will be having USCF- rated competition (e.g., Quads or more!!) in a reserved,quiet area of Mona's Bar & Grill !! An alternate venue may also be available nearby if needed. The first one may be on Sunday, March 15, 2020. See proposed specs below:
Sunday afternoons starting at 1:00 p.m.; 3 rds; G/45 d5; Rds nlt 1pm; nlt 3pm; and, nlt 5pm.; EF $27, with minimum of 85-90% entry fees returned in cash prizes depending on number of players per session/grouping. USCF current membership required; players must bring their own chess boards, chess pieces, and chess clocks. All USCF tournament rules apply.
Let me know if you have any questions or need more info!
-- Mike T.
Contra Costa Chess Club
US Chess Federation www.uschess.org
Affiliate Club ID #A6024746