There will be free lessons that day, a simul by GM/Former World Championship Candidate Leonid Yudasin, refreshments & a speed tournament starting at 7:00 p.m.
The facility, conveniently located near the Rahway train station, will be open 7 days & 4 nights per week. Some 20 USCF-rated events will be run every month!!:
- Sundays... 5-SS, G/45
- Mondays... 4-SS, G/25 (1st & 2nd weeks of the month)
- Tuesdays... 3-Round Quads, G/30
- Wednesdays... 4-SS, G/30
- Friday... 4-SS, 30 moves in 90 + SD/60 (one game per week)
- Saturday... 4-SS, G/60 for U2400s
For tournament details, the full schedule, lesson rates, membership fees, etc., visit the Chess Mates site.
I may not attend the ribbon-cutting ceremony but will be there in the evening. Hope you can make it, as well.