PUBLIC PROGRAMS

Designed to unite and strengthen communities 

POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19

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MONDAY

Athens-Clarke County Library

2025 Baxter St

Athens, GA 

4:00 - 5:30 PM

OPEN CHESS PLAY

This program is free and open to the public. Whether you are a beginner or Chess Master, we welcome you to join us every Monday. It offers young people the opportunity to learn basic chess while engaging with diverse groups of their peers in a safe environment.

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3rd TUESDAY

Little Italy Pizzeria

125 N. Lumpkin St
Athens, GA 

5:00 - 7:00 PM

CHESS & PIZZA

This program brings youth of the Athens community together to play chess while enjoying some good pizza.  This program helps teens engage in thought-provoking discussions  and healthy competition with the assistance of mentors and volunteers. Youth get an opportunity to learn, share, and strengthen one another with chess and life perspective.

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2nd FRIDAY

Cool World Ice Cream Shop

1040 Gaines School Rd #218

Athens, GA 30605

5:00 - 7:00 PM

CHESS & ICE CREAM

This program brings youth of the Athens community together to play chess while enjoying delicious ice cream. Youth engage in community discussions  and healthy competition with the assistance of mentors and volunteers. Youth get an opportunity to learn, share, and strengthen one another with chess and life perspective.

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