Scouts BSA Chess Merit Badge Day
Visit the Saint Louis Chess Club to collaborate in this 1-day intensive workshop
1.Demonstrate/Earn chess merit badge requirements in a small group setting.
2.Meet other scouts interested in chess.
3.Learn from the best, at an internationally recognized chess facility.
4.Learn about the scope of chess in the world today, find resources to improve your game, and find out about how you can participate in chess competitions, classes and activities.
5.Earn your Scouts BSA Chess Merit Badge!
Requirements: The workshop is free of cost to any scouts looking to fulfill the merit badge requirement. Basic knowledge of chess rules is strongly recommended. Transportation and lunch not provided. Snack will be provided by the STLCC, parents are advised to report possible allergens.
9:30 am: Check-in and Final Registrations
10 - 12: Lecture/practice
12 - 12:30: Lunch
12:30 - 1:45: Activites (Requirements 1 - 5)
1:45 - 3:00: Play/Notation/Review (Requirements 6)
3:00: Demonstration of Knowledge and Requirements Update