Chess Classes for Beginners
Dates:  Sundays from 1-4pm
2017 Dates
May 7
May 21
June 4
June 25
July 16
August 6
Who:  Ages 18 and Younger
Cost: $10 for Residents for ALL 6 dates
$20 for Non- Residents for ALL 6 dates

OR $5 for each class (not available online, need to pre-register though by stopping in or mailing to the below)
Location: Grimes Community Complex Rooms 103/105 at 410 SE Main Street in Grimes

Click here to Register online or stop in to pay at the Grimes Parks and Rec Office located at 410 SE Main Street in Grimes, Ia 50111

Max. of 20 people.

Instructor Info:
Contact Hank Azis at with any questions. Hank has run area chess tournaments for 11 years.  He was also a two-time Iowa State Fair Speed Chess Champion, coach of 16 Iowa Grade chess champions, and 3 Iowa High School Team Chess Champions.
Facility Contact: Brett Barber
Grimes Parks and Recreation Director
 or 515-986-2143
Description: This six session class will teach aspiring chess players the techniques and strategies needed to be competitive in casual and tournament chess play. Workbooks will be provided for at home study.  Each session will consist of a one hour lesson with two hours of casual play to follow.  Parents are welcome to observe and participate.