2013 - 2014 Season Events

September, 2013 - SPARTA CHESS STARTS 12TH SEASON
The Sparta Chess Club began its twelfth season with initial meetings in the Sparta schools last week.... Chess offers many educational benefits to children of every ability level including critical thinking, focus, teamwork and individual responsibility.... Over the years, members have won 16 NJ Grade Level Championships, two NJ Middle School championships, and four third place finishes at National Scholastic Championships...
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GREATER POCONO SCHOLASTIC CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER. 21, 2013
Pocono Mountain East High School
200 Pocono Mountain School Rd
Swiftwater, PA

Sparta awards:
Open Section: 2nd Place Team, and Best under 1400: AJ Thomas
Under 1000: 1st place: Travis Kasabri, 2nd Place: Vaiden Pollard, 3rd Place: Reilly Kasabri, and 1st Place Team. Congratulations everyone!
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Whether you already love chess, want to learn more about chess and our club, or just want to watch an award winning film that tells a great story, join us for...

Movie day at the Sparta Library!
Please register @ www.spartalibrary.com

Sunday, September 29th

A special thank you to Sparta Library for their support!
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NATIONAL CHESS DAY
OCTOBER 12, 2013, Sparta, NJ

The USCF ( www.uschess.org) has announced the first National Chess Week, Oct. 6-12, overlapping with the traditional National Chess Day, this year on Oct. 12.

We celebrated on National Chess day at the Lake Mohawk Boardwalk with chess matches between our schools. The giant chess set was also enjoyed.

Photos (left) from prior events.

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SPRING TOURNAMENT - BEETOVEN'S TRIBUTE
March 29, 2014 Open to all
Sparta Middle School Cafeteria, Route 517, Sparta, NJ
Click the image for Tournament details and registration form

Over 70 students attended. Thank you to all who joined us for this fun event.