The Redlands Recreation Division is offering Chess Wizards Online, for children ages 5 to 12 on Zoom weekday afternoons beginning Monday, April 5, taught by Amanda Seymour.

Students will learn everything from chess basics including piece movement, board set-up, chess language, capturing, check, checkmate and castling. There will be tournaments, blitz games and more.

Class skill level and interest are:

  • · Kinder Wizard, ages 5 to 6, 4 to 5 p.m. Mondays, April 5 through May 24
  • · Proud Pawns, for beginners ages 7 to 12, 4 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, April 6 through May 25
  • · Nifty Knights for Beginner Wizards ages 7 to 12 , 4 to 5 p.m. Thursdays, April 8 through May 27
  • · Brilliant Bishops, for Intermediate Wizards ages 7 to 12, 4 to 5 p.m. Fridays, April 9 through May 28

Cost: $150 per student. A 10% discount is available for multiple students in same family.

Registration is required: To register, visit cityofredlands.org/chess

For more information on Chess Wizards Online or any programs offered at the Redlands Community Center: Email RecreationStaff@cityofredlands.org or call (909) 798-7572.

Where: The Redlands Community Center is at 111 W. Lugonia Ave.