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Classes, Club Events
Monday, October 18, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Classes, Club Events
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Activities
Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Meet the Author(s), Club Events
Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 12:00pm
 
author Heather Clark in conversation with playwright Lynne Kaufman. This program is virtual on Zoom.
Members of Mechanics' Institute and Poetry Friends Free, Public Sliding Scale $5 to $10
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/red-comet-the-short-life-and-blazing-art-of-sylvia-plath-tickets-169386749327
CinemaLit Films, Club Events
Friday, October 22, 2021 - 6:00pm
 
October 2021 CinemaLit: Classics With Wit
Members Free, Public Sliding Scale Free to $10
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cinemalit-theodora-goes-wild-1936-94-minutes-registration-172405819447
Classes, Club Events
Monday, October 25, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Classes, Club Events
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Activities, Club Events
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 6:00pm
 
with artist Rene Yung
Support This Event
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/art-migrating-across-borders-with-artist-rene-yung-tickets-170221544221
Book Group Meetings, Club Events, World Literature
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 7:00pm
by Edmund Gosse
Members Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/world-literature-book-group-tickets-174369823837
Activities
Thursday, October 28, 2021 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
CinemaLit Films, Club Events
Friday, October 29, 2021 - 6:00pm
 
October 2021 CinemaLit: Classics With Wit
Members Free, Public Sliding Scale Free to $10
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cinemalit-design-for-living-1933-91-minutes-registration-172415688967
Classes, Club Events
Monday, November 01, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Classes, Club Events
Wednesday, November 03, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Activities
Thursday, November 04, 2021 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
CinemaLit Films, Club Events
Friday, November 05, 2021 - 6:00pm
 
November 2021 CinemaLit: She's a Character!
Members Free, Public Sliding Scale Free to $10
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cinemalit-make-way-for-tomorrow-1937-92-minutes-registration-191976616227
Activities, Club Events
Saturday, November 06, 2021 - 10:00am
with Jennifer Chen Tran, Esq. and Joseph Perry, Esq.
Support This Event
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/basics-of-intellectual-property-and-first-amendment-law-in-publishing-tickets-173904191117
Classes, Club Events
Monday, November 08, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Activities, Club Events
Monday, November 08, 2021 - 6:00pm
hosted by Sheryl Bize-Boutte
Support This Program
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/no-poetry-no-peace-a-reading-and-celebration-of-human-expression-and-peace-tickets-178975770347
Classes, Club Events
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Book Group Meetings, Club Events, World Literature
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 7:00pm
by Maggie O'Farrell
Members Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/world-literature-book-group-tickets-174369823837
Activities
Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
CinemaLit Films, Club Events
Friday, November 12, 2021 - 6:00pm
 
November 2021 CinemaLit: She's a Character!
Members Free, Public Sliding Scale Free to $10
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cinemalit-the-magnificent-ambersons-1942-88-minutes-registration-192020066187
Classes, Club Events
Monday, November 15, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Classes, Club Events
Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Activities
Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
CinemaLit Films, Club Events
Friday, November 19, 2021 - 6:00pm
 
November 2021 CinemaLit: She's a Character!
Members Free, Public Sliding Scale Free to $10
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cinemalit-the-mating-season1951-101-minutes-registration-192023767257
Classes, Club Events
Monday, November 22, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Book Group Meetings, Club Events, World Literature
Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 7:00pm
R. K. Narayan
Members Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/world-literature-book-group-tickets-174369823837
Classes, Club Events
Wednesday, November 24, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Activities
Thursday, November 25, 2021 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Classes, Club Events
Monday, November 29, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Classes, Club Events
Wednesday, December 01, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Activities
Thursday, December 02, 2021 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Classes, Club Events
Monday, December 06, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Classes, Club Events
Wednesday, December 08, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Book Group Meetings, Club Events, World Literature
Wednesday, December 08, 2021 - 7:00pm
Saul Bellow
Members Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/world-literature-book-group-tickets-174369823837
Activities
Thursday, December 09, 2021 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Activities, Club Events
Friday, December 10, 2021 - 12:00pm
with Lorne Buchman
Support This Event
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/make-to-know-with-lorne-buchman-tickets-185159295437
Classes, Club Events
Monday, December 13, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Classes, Club Events
Wednesday, December 15, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Activities
Thursday, December 16, 2021 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Classes, Club Events
Monday, December 20, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Classes, Club Events
Wednesday, December 22, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Activities
Thursday, December 23, 2021 - 11:00am
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/write-now-a-virtual-drop-in-writing-session-registration-105019686710
Classes, Club Events
Monday, December 27, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Classes, Club Events
Wednesday, December 29, 2021 - 4:00pm
Check out the Chess Department offerings
Members may join free or for a registration fee., Most are open for public for a registration fee.
Book Group Meetings, Club Events, World Literature
Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 7:00pm
by Sigrid Nunez
Members Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/world-literature-book-group-tickets-174369823837
Classes
Monday, October 18, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Classes & Tournaments for Adults

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Online ClassesEvents & Tournaments, and Services

Monday 4-5:30PM: Chess Cafe
Monday 6-7PM: Class with GM Nick de Firmian
Wednesday 5-6PM: Free Adult Beginner Class for Mechanics' Members
Wednesday 6:30-8PM: Class with FM Paul Whitehead
Wednesday 7-8PM: Class for Beginners with IM Elliott Winslow
Sunday 10AM-12PM: Free Women's Class by Sophie Adams

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Classes
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Events for Kids

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Classes - Clubs - Camps - Tournaments

If you wish to get updates on our online offerings, including classes, camps, and tournaments,
please fill out our google form: https://forms.gle/ZDhJB9cQHZkEo4h86

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Activities
Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Meet the Author(s)
Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 12:00pm

Red Comet: The Short Life and Blazing Art of Sylvia Plath, on Zoom

author Heather Clark in conversation with playwright Lynne Kaufman. This program is virtual on Zoom.

Author Heather Clark talks about her book Red Comet, a  biography of the poet Sylvia Plath, with playwright Lynne Kaufman . This program is virtual on Zoom.

Members of Mechanics' Institute and Poetry Friends Free
Public Sliding Scale $5 to $10

CinemaLit Films
Friday, October 22, 2021 - 6:00pm

CinemaLit - Theodora Goes Wild (1936) – 94 minutes

October 2021 CinemaLit: Classics With Wit

Theodora is a prim schoolteacher who rocks her small town by writing a racy best selling novel. Star Dunne was nominated for an Academy Award, a rare feat for a comedy performance.

Members Free
Public Sliding Scale Free to $10

Classes
Monday, October 25, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Classes & Tournaments for Adults

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Online ClassesEvents & Tournaments, and Services

Monday 4-5:30PM: Chess Cafe
Monday 6-7PM: Class with GM Nick de Firmian
Wednesday 5-6PM: Free Adult Beginner Class for Mechanics' Members
Wednesday 6:30-8PM: Class with FM Paul Whitehead
Wednesday 7-8PM: Class for Beginners with IM Elliott Winslow
Sunday 10AM-12PM: Free Women's Class by Sophie Adams

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Classes
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Events for Kids

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Classes - Clubs - Camps - Tournaments

If you wish to get updates on our online offerings, including classes, camps, and tournaments,
please fill out our google form: https://forms.gle/ZDhJB9cQHZkEo4h86

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Activities
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Art Migrating Across Borders

with artist Rene Yung

Join artist Rene Yung on a journey that traverses visual art, civic engagement, writing, history, archaeology, and cultural activism, and weaves together memory and belonging, community and place.

Support This Event

Book Group Meetings - World Literature
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm

Father & Son

by Edmund Gosse

Discuss Father & Son by Edmund Gosse with fellow members.

Members Free

Activities
Thursday, October 28, 2021 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

CinemaLit Films
Friday, October 29, 2021 - 6:00pm

CinemaLit - Design for Living (1933) – 91 minutes

October 2021 CinemaLit: Classics With Wit

Hopkins can't decide between March and Cooper, so the three cohabitate with comedic complications ensuing.

Members Free
Public Sliding Scale Free to $10

Classes
Monday, November 01, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Classes & Tournaments for Adults

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Online ClassesEvents & Tournaments, and Services

Monday 4-5:30PM: Chess Cafe
Monday 6-7PM: Class with GM Nick de Firmian
Wednesday 5-6PM: Free Adult Beginner Class for Mechanics' Members
Wednesday 6:30-8PM: Class with FM Paul Whitehead
Wednesday 7-8PM: Class for Beginners with IM Elliott Winslow
Sunday 10AM-12PM: Free Women's Class by Sophie Adams

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Classes
Wednesday, November 03, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Events for Kids

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Classes - Clubs - Camps - Tournaments

If you wish to get updates on our online offerings, including classes, camps, and tournaments,
please fill out our google form: https://forms.gle/ZDhJB9cQHZkEo4h86

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Activities
Thursday, November 04, 2021 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

CinemaLit Films
Friday, November 05, 2021 - 6:00pm

CinemaLit - Make Way for Tomorrow (1937) – 92 minutes

November 2021 CinemaLit: She's a Character!

Economic hardships force an elderly couple to separate and live with different adult children.

Members Free
Public Sliding Scale Free to $10

Activities
Saturday, November 06, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Basics of Intellectual Property and First Amendment Law in the Publishing Industry

with Jennifer Chen Tran, Esq. and Joseph Perry, Esq.

Join us and gain an understanding of the contours of intellectual property law and how to better protect yourself as a writer.

Support This Event

Classes
Monday, November 08, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Classes & Tournaments for Adults

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Online ClassesEvents & Tournaments, and Services

Monday 4-5:30PM: Chess Cafe
Monday 6-7PM: Class with GM Nick de Firmian
Wednesday 5-6PM: Free Adult Beginner Class for Mechanics' Members
Wednesday 6:30-8PM: Class with FM Paul Whitehead
Wednesday 7-8PM: Class for Beginners with IM Elliott Winslow
Sunday 10AM-12PM: Free Women's Class by Sophie Adams

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Activities
Monday, November 08, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

No Poetry No Peace: a reading and celebration of human expression and peace

hosted by Sheryl Bize-Boutte

Join us and a selection of poets – some local, some far flung - to explore how "poetry provides pathways for creative and cathartic human expression and peace."

Support This Program

Classes
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Events for Kids

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Classes - Clubs - Camps - Tournaments

If you wish to get updates on our online offerings, including classes, camps, and tournaments,
please fill out our google form: https://forms.gle/ZDhJB9cQHZkEo4h86

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Book Group Meetings - World Literature
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm

Hamnet

by Maggie O'Farrell

Discuss Hamnet by Maggie O'Farrell with fellow members.

Members Free

Activities
Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

CinemaLit Films
Friday, November 12, 2021 - 6:00pm

CinemaLit - The Magnificent Ambersons (1942) – 88 minutes

November 2021 CinemaLit: She's a Character!

The Ambersons of turn-of-the-century Indianapolis see their world, and their privileged place in it, slip away in this elegant and elegiac film.

Members Free
Public Sliding Scale Free to $10

Classes
Monday, November 15, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Classes & Tournaments for Adults

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Online ClassesEvents & Tournaments, and Services

Monday 4-5:30PM: Chess Cafe
Monday 6-7PM: Class with GM Nick de Firmian
Wednesday 5-6PM: Free Adult Beginner Class for Mechanics' Members
Wednesday 6:30-8PM: Class with FM Paul Whitehead
Wednesday 7-8PM: Class for Beginners with IM Elliott Winslow
Sunday 10AM-12PM: Free Women's Class by Sophie Adams

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Classes
Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Events for Kids

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Classes - Clubs - Camps - Tournaments

If you wish to get updates on our online offerings, including classes, camps, and tournaments,
please fill out our google form: https://forms.gle/ZDhJB9cQHZkEo4h86

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Activities
Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

CinemaLit Films
Friday, November 19, 2021 - 6:00pm

CinemaLit - The Mating Season (1951) – 101 minutes

November 2021 CinemaLit: She's a Character!

A woman mistakes her mother-in-law as the newly hired help in this sometimes tender, sometimes pointed, and sometimes wacky domestic comedy.

Members Free
Public Sliding Scale Free to $10

Classes
Monday, November 22, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Classes & Tournaments for Adults

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Online ClassesEvents & Tournaments, and Services

Monday 4-5:30PM: Chess Cafe
Monday 6-7PM: Class with GM Nick de Firmian
Wednesday 5-6PM: Free Adult Beginner Class for Mechanics' Members
Wednesday 6:30-8PM: Class with FM Paul Whitehead
Wednesday 7-8PM: Class for Beginners with IM Elliott Winslow
Sunday 10AM-12PM: Free Women's Class by Sophie Adams

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Book Group Meetings - World Literature
Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm

The Guide

R. K. Narayan

Join fellow members in a discussion of The Guide by R. K. Narayan.

Members Free

Classes
Wednesday, November 24, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Events for Kids

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Classes - Clubs - Camps - Tournaments

If you wish to get updates on our online offerings, including classes, camps, and tournaments,
please fill out our google form: https://forms.gle/ZDhJB9cQHZkEo4h86

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Activities
Thursday, November 25, 2021 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Classes
Monday, November 29, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Classes & Tournaments for Adults

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Online ClassesEvents & Tournaments, and Services

Monday 4-5:30PM: Chess Cafe
Monday 6-7PM: Class with GM Nick de Firmian
Wednesday 5-6PM: Free Adult Beginner Class for Mechanics' Members
Wednesday 6:30-8PM: Class with FM Paul Whitehead
Wednesday 7-8PM: Class for Beginners with IM Elliott Winslow
Sunday 10AM-12PM: Free Women's Class by Sophie Adams

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Classes
Wednesday, December 01, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Events for Kids

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Classes - Clubs - Camps - Tournaments

If you wish to get updates on our online offerings, including classes, camps, and tournaments,
please fill out our google form: https://forms.gle/ZDhJB9cQHZkEo4h86

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Activities
Thursday, December 02, 2021 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Classes
Monday, December 06, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Classes & Tournaments for Adults

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Online ClassesEvents & Tournaments, and Services

Monday 4-5:30PM: Chess Cafe
Monday 6-7PM: Class with GM Nick de Firmian
Wednesday 5-6PM: Free Adult Beginner Class for Mechanics' Members
Wednesday 6:30-8PM: Class with FM Paul Whitehead
Wednesday 7-8PM: Class for Beginners with IM Elliott Winslow
Sunday 10AM-12PM: Free Women's Class by Sophie Adams

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Classes
Wednesday, December 08, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Events for Kids

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Classes - Clubs - Camps - Tournaments

If you wish to get updates on our online offerings, including classes, camps, and tournaments,
please fill out our google form: https://forms.gle/ZDhJB9cQHZkEo4h86

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Book Group Meetings - World Literature
Wednesday, December 08, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm

Ravelstein

Saul Bellow

Join fellow members in a discussion of Ravelstein by Saul Bellow.

Members Free

Activities
Thursday, December 09, 2021 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Activities
Friday, December 10, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Make to Know: From Spaces of Uncertainty to Creative Discovery

with Lorne Buchman

Join author Lorne M. Buchman for a discussion about his new book Make to Know: From Spaces of Uncertainty to Creative Discovery.

Support This Event

Classes
Monday, December 13, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Classes & Tournaments for Adults

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Online ClassesEvents & Tournaments, and Services

Monday 4-5:30PM: Chess Cafe
Monday 6-7PM: Class with GM Nick de Firmian
Wednesday 5-6PM: Free Adult Beginner Class for Mechanics' Members
Wednesday 6:30-8PM: Class with FM Paul Whitehead
Wednesday 7-8PM: Class for Beginners with IM Elliott Winslow
Sunday 10AM-12PM: Free Women's Class by Sophie Adams

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Classes
Wednesday, December 15, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Events for Kids

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Classes - Clubs - Camps - Tournaments

If you wish to get updates on our online offerings, including classes, camps, and tournaments,
please fill out our google form: https://forms.gle/ZDhJB9cQHZkEo4h86

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Activities
Thursday, December 16, 2021 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Classes
Monday, December 20, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Classes & Tournaments for Adults

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Online ClassesEvents & Tournaments, and Services

Monday 4-5:30PM: Chess Cafe
Monday 6-7PM: Class with GM Nick de Firmian
Wednesday 5-6PM: Free Adult Beginner Class for Mechanics' Members
Wednesday 6:30-8PM: Class with FM Paul Whitehead
Wednesday 7-8PM: Class for Beginners with IM Elliott Winslow
Sunday 10AM-12PM: Free Women's Class by Sophie Adams

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Classes
Wednesday, December 22, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Events for Kids

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Classes - Clubs - Camps - Tournaments

If you wish to get updates on our online offerings, including classes, camps, and tournaments,
please fill out our google form: https://forms.gle/ZDhJB9cQHZkEo4h86

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Activities
Thursday, December 23, 2021 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!

A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group
Members of MI - Free

Classes
Monday, December 27, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Classes & Tournaments for Adults

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Online ClassesEvents & Tournaments, and Services

Monday 4-5:30PM: Chess Cafe
Monday 6-7PM: Class with GM Nick de Firmian
Wednesday 5-6PM: Free Adult Beginner Class for Mechanics' Members
Wednesday 6:30-8PM: Class with FM Paul Whitehead
Wednesday 7-8PM: Class for Beginners with IM Elliott Winslow
Sunday 10AM-12PM: Free Women's Class by Sophie Adams

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Classes
Wednesday, December 29, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Various Chess Events for Kids

Check out the Chess Department offerings

Classes - Clubs - Camps - Tournaments

If you wish to get updates on our online offerings, including classes, camps, and tournaments,
please fill out our google form: https://forms.gle/ZDhJB9cQHZkEo4h86

Members may join free or for a registration fee.
Most are open for public for a registration fee.

Book Group Meetings - World Literature
Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm

The Friend

by Sigrid Nunez

Discuss The Friend by Sigrid Nunez with fellow members.

Members Free