School holiday chess

Thursday 2 October 2014, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Free
03 8664 7099
inquiries@slv.vic.gov.au
Book children's workshops online (links below)
Library forecourt
328 Swanston Street, Melbourne

Take the challenge and become a chess master with expert advice from a world-qualified trainer, who will play all day on our giant outdoor chess sets.

Learn this classic game in beginner workshops for kids aged 6 to 12 (book through the links below) or intermediate-level games for adults (bookings not required).

One booking per child; maximum 16 participants. Please arrive at least 10 minutes before the start time to secure your place.

More to explore

Did you know that the State Library has one of the largest chess collections in the southern hemisphere? After your workshop, visit our special Chess collection in our chess room on level 3 to find out more.