Intro to Chess: Exercising Your Brain

A healthy lifestyle includes physical and mental fitness. Playing chess stimulates neural growth, memory, concentration, math skills, raises IQ, helps prevent Alzheimer's, and speeds recovery from stroke. Students learn to play chess or improve their game. We review chess strategies, tactics, openings, middlegame, endgame, notation, popular variants, and history. Students may bring their own chess sets.See Textbooks and Supplies for supply list.

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  • Apr 06, 2019 to Jun 15, 2019
  • 9:30 am to 11:00 am
  • Session(s): 10; Saturday
  • Location : On Campus: CC Bldg, Room 3353
    9600 College Way N,Seattle,98103

  • Fee: $149
  • Item #: 7095
  • Course Supplies (required): Notebook (for notes); Chess Scorebook (for recording games)
    No class on 5/25/19 due to Memorial Day.
  • Spring 2019

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