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Chess at the Mechanics’ Institute

Chess has been a fixture of the Mechanics’ Institute for 160 years. Learn about the Chess Club’s history, anecdotes about famous players and tournaments, and current achievements.

After the lecture stay and watch the Institute’s Tuesday Night Marathon.

Activities

Admission: 
Members & Public Free
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Location: 
4th Floor Meeting Room
Questions?
Taryn Edwards - 415-393-0103
Register now by using the form below or calling 415-393-0101.

Future Activities

Jan 20 - 12:00pm

Virtual Tour of the Mechanics' Institute
with Librarian and Historian Taryn Edwards

Jan 21 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group

Jan 26 - 5:30pm

Knit Happens Online

Jan 28 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group

Feb 4 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group

Feb 11 - 11:00am

Write If You Dare!
A virtual version of our popular drop-in writing group