Basic Chess for Beginners

This course is for those who don’t know how to play chess and would like to learn. It includes a brief history of the game, how to set up the board, how the pieces move and how the game is won. Rules, algebraic notation, basic tactics and strategies are also discussed. There will be time at the end of each session to practice and play chess.


Gregory Barrette

Greg has been playing chess for enjoyment for many years. Over time, he has taught chess to children as young as four years old and adults who have gone on to teach other children. Greg plays chess with friends and ... read more

Date: 3 Wed, June 7-21, 2023

Delivery Method: In-person

Time: 10-11:30am CT

Location: UWM Hefter Conference Center

Instructor: Gregory Barrette

Fee: $20

Enrollment Limit: 16

Program Number: SUM:104

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