Children’s Chess Tournament

The Ligonier Valley Library is now accepting registrations for its annual chess tournament to be held on Saturday, March 10 at the Fort Ligonier Education Center, beginning at 10:30 a.m.

Children in kindergarten through eighth grade who live in the Ligonier Valley School District are invited to compete for 1st and 2nd place trophies in the junior (kindergarten-fourth grade) and senior (fifth-eighth grade) divisions. Participants must register by Wednesday, March 7 at 5:00 p.m.

Participants should bring a bag lunch and, if possible, a chess set. A morning snack will be provided by the library. The first and second place winners of each division will be invited to participate in the Westmoreland Library Network County Chess Tournament on Saturday, April 7, at 9:30 a.m. at Scottdale Public Library.

For more information, or to register for the tournament, stop by the library or phone 724-238-6451.