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Classes
Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 11:00am
Instructor: Coach Andy Trattner
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, December 15, 2019 - 11:00am
Taught by Lina Krubnik & Sophie Adams
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, December 22, 2019 - 11:00am
Taught by Lina Krubnik & Sophie Adams
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, December 28, 2019 - 11:00am
Instructor: Coach Andy Trattner
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, December 29, 2019 - 11:00am
Taught by Lina Krubnik & Sophie Adams
Members & Public Free
Classes
Saturday, January 04, 2020 - 11:00am
Instructor: Coach Andy Trattner
Members & Public Free
Classes
Sunday, January 05, 2020 - 11:00am
Taught by Lina Krubnik & Sophie Adams
Members & Public Free
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Classes, Club Events
Saturday, January 11, 2020 - 10:30am
Members $29, Public $39
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-legal-guide-to-book-publishing-registration-71119850387
Classes, Club Events
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 12:30pm
Members Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/getting-started-with-family-history-using-ancestry-library-edition-tickets-85828889519
Classes, Club Events
Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 12:15pm
Members Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/key-financial-magazines-and-newspapers-every-astute-investor-should-read-registration-85830209467
Classes, Club Events
Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 12:00pm
Members $49, Public $59
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/create-a-professional-literary-resume-registration-68652155445
Classes, Club Events
Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 10:30am
Members $59, Public $69
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-apply-for-creative-writing-grants-registration-68651986941
Classes, Club Events
Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 12:15pm
Members Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mergent-intellect-includes-all-data-previously-available-through-hoovers-registration-85833136221
Classes, Club Events
Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 12:15pm
Members Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/shop-smarter-consumer-reports-online-registration-85833870417
Classes, Club Events
Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 12:15pm
Members Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/investment-information-on-the-web-exploring-sites-beyond-morningstar-and-value-line-registration-85834345839
Classes
Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Free Chess Class for Beginning and Intermediate Kids (ages 6-18)

Instructor: Coach Andy Trattner

This class is designed for newer players looking to develop their skills and players with some playing experience looking to tune their skills and transition to scholastic tournaments.

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, December 15, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Lina Krubnik & Sophie Adams

The intimate class welcomes all beginner and intermediate levels — from not knowing how the pieces move to those who play casual chess with friends and family. You will have the opportunity to solve some puzzles/combinations, followed by a lecture (always something difference!) and last 30 minutes reserved for free play.

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, December 22, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Lina Krubnik & Sophie Adams

The intimate class welcomes all beginner and intermediate levels — from not knowing how the pieces move to those who play casual chess with friends and family. You will have the opportunity to solve some puzzles/combinations, followed by a lecture (always something difference!) and last 30 minutes reserved for free play.

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, December 28, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Free Chess Class for Beginning and Intermediate Kids (ages 6-18)

Instructor: Coach Andy Trattner

This class is designed for newer players looking to develop their skills and players with some playing experience looking to tune their skills and transition to scholastic tournaments.

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, December 29, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Lina Krubnik & Sophie Adams

The intimate class welcomes all beginner and intermediate levels — from not knowing how the pieces move to those who play casual chess with friends and family. You will have the opportunity to solve some puzzles/combinations, followed by a lecture (always something difference!) and last 30 minutes reserved for free play.

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, January 04, 2020 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Free Chess Class for Beginning and Intermediate Kids (ages 6-18)

Instructor: Coach Andy Trattner

This class is designed for newer players looking to develop their skills and players with some playing experience looking to tune their skills and transition to scholastic tournaments.

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Sunday, January 05, 2020 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Chess Class for Women

Taught by Lina Krubnik & Sophie Adams

The intimate class welcomes all beginner and intermediate levels — from not knowing how the pieces move to those who play casual chess with friends and family. You will have the opportunity to solve some puzzles/combinations, followed by a lecture (always something difference!) and last 30 minutes reserved for free play.

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Classes
Saturday, January 11, 2020 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

A Legal Guide to Book Publishing

The Legal Guide to Book Publishing class covers the primary legal and business issues in modern book publishing. Learn what you need to know about mainstream, self-publishing, and e-book publishing.

Members $29
Public $39

Classes
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Getting Started with Family History Using Ancestry Library Edition

Come dive into Ancestry Library Edition to find out where your ancestors really came from, what they did for a living, and much more.

Members Free

Classes
Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm

Key Financial Newspapers & Magazines Every Astute Investor Should Read

Let’s take a close look at The Financial Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Economist, Barrons, Investor’s Business Daily and Bloomberg BusinessWeek

Members Free

Classes
Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Create a Professional Literary Resume

Ready to elevate your writing career to the next level, but not sure how to present your background in an appropriately professional fashion?

Members $49
Public $59

Classes
Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 10:30am to 4:30pm

How to Apply for Creative Writing Grants

This workshop is open to writers who are considering applications for--or wish to learn about--writing grants, fellowships, scholarships, or residencies. 

Members $59
Public $69

Classes
Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm

Mergent Intellect: Includes all data previously available through Hoovers

This flexible database features a deep collection of insightful international business information.  Mergent ‘s global coverage includes some 240 million companies. Users can access over 70 million U.S. companies, and over 12 million home based businesses.

Members Free

Classes
Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm

Shop Smarter: Consumer Reports Online

When you need to shop around, who can you trust when so many people are paid to write favorable product reviews on-line? Did that item you just purchase live up to its 4.5-star rating? This is where Consumer Reports Magazine comes in.

Members Free

Classes
Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm

Investment Information on the Web: Exploring sites beyond Morningstar and ValueLine

Learn how to access investment research, analysis and buy/hold/sell recommendations focused on publicly traded companies.

Members Free