Chess Club Hosts Tournament

Romeo Davis (front, l), Young Kings and Queens Chess Club founder, with the children and parents at P.S. 196.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

The Young Kings and Queens Chess Club and P.S. 196 co-hosted its first ever Chess Tournament on Saturday, April 6 at 1250 Ward Avenue.

Erika Montoya (l) made her move.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

With the support of over 44 parents, approximately 74 students spanning grades kindergarten through fifth grade enjoyed learning the game of chess and positive life skills in a fun environment.

An accomplished player and YK&QCC member Zadia Paulino (r) explained a rule of the game for Alainna Alveio.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

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