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The 1st annual Chessfest at Harbourfront Centre presented by Scotiabank

Everyone:FREE (except as indicated)

The Chess Institute of Canada and the Annex Chess Club provide a day of chess programming for all ages and skill levels.

• Register your child, entering grades 1 to 7, in the 2014 Harbourfront Children's Chess Championship. 12:30 to 5pm, check in at 11:30am. Entry fee: $5.

Meet the Queen of Chessfest, WNM Yelizaveta Orlova, two-time member of the Canadian Women's team. She will be joined by the King of Chessfest, IM Arthur Calugar.

• Face-painting and dress-up.

• Learn to play chess with lessons from Chess Institute of Canada instructors.

• Browse luxury and standard tournament chess sets and clocks available for purchase from The Regency Chess Company.

• Play a game on a giant chess set.

• Or just sit down to play with a friend at one of our open tables.

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