2015 9/24 Weekly Update

Meetings: We will have our regular open play meeting this Saturday, 9/26, starting at 10:00 a.m. in the coffee shop area of the Books-A-Million store at the Lycoming Mall.
Tournaments: Unfortunately we did not have enough entrants to hold a tournament last Saturday; we’ll try again on Saturday, October 10. For more information on our Saturday Quad/Swiss tournaments: http://www.williamsportchessclub.org/tournaments/quadtournament
Our club’s first weekend tournament, the 2015 Williamsport Open, will be held on Saturday, November 7 and Sunday, November 8 on the Penn College campus. For more information or to register: 2015williamsportopen.org.
Interesting Chess News
Here’s an interesting article on one of this country’s youngest rising chess stars; he’s only 12! http://www.ozy.com/rising-stars/the-next-bobby-fischer-from-wisconsin/62839?utm_source=dd&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=09222015

Club website: www.williamsportchessclub.org
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/WilliamsportChessClub
Chess.com group: http://www.chess.com/groups/home/williamsport-chess-club

“In the middlegame, the king is merely an extra, but in the endgame, he is one of the star actors. –Aron Nimzowitsch”