2015 3/11 Weekly Update

We will meet for open play this Saturday, 3/14, starting at 10:00 a.m. in the coffee shop area of the Books-A-Million store at the Lycoming Mall.

Tournament Update
Congratulation to Gary Inch for taking first place in the Adult section of the February 28, 2015, USCF-rated quad tournament. Joining Gary in the Adult section were Mark Confer, Jim Cunningham, and Tony Maurer. Here is the tournament update page on our website: http://williamsportchessclub.org/?page_id=339

Saturday, March 28 will be the club’s next USCF-rated tournament.

Membership Drive
Our Supporting Member membership drive continues; our thanks to those who have already committed to becoming or renewing Supporting Members. Supporting Members help the club financially through an annual $20 dues donation. Club funds are used for trophies for tournaments, our affiliation dues with the USCF and to support the club’s chess teaching efforts through our “Chess Lessons” program at the James V. Brown Library.

Supporting Members also receive the following benefits:

  • Discount on annual USCF membership
  • Director status on the club’s board of directors including voting rights for club officer elections
  • May be nominated for club officer positions
  • $5 discount on club USCF-rated tournament registration fees

To become a Supporting Member or to renew for 2015 give Jim Cunningham, Solomon Francis or Pat Murray your dues payment. Please make checks payable to “Williamsport Chess Club”.