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“Once a Pawn, a Knight…” Learn to Play Chess with Cate Shainker (ages 6–12)

Sat January 21 @ 11 h 00 - 12 h 00

Join author and illustrator Cate Shainker for a morning of chess!

Join author and illustrator Cate Shainker for a reading of her book Once a Pawn, a Knight… and then learn how each of the chess pieces move, as well as tips and tricks for playing chess.

Each child (aged 6–12) may participate in the program on their own, while their chaperone remains inside the Library.

About Cate Shainker: Cate is an author and illustrator who has worked in a variety of industries in a variety of cities. She holds a B.S. in Finance from Indiana University and an MBA from Harvard. She currently lives in Paris, France with her husband and three boys. Once a Pawn, a Knight… is her first picture book. Learn more about Cate here.

Important information:

This event is for Library members, and advance registration is required. Caregivers are expected to familiarize themselves with the Library Policy for Children and the Rules and Code of Conduct so that we can provide a pleasant library environment for all patrons.

Questions about collections and programs for children and teens can be sent to the Library’s Children’s and Teens’ Services Manager, Celeste Rhoads: celeste@americanlibraryinparis.org.


Sat January 21
11 h 00 min - 12 h 00 min
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