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Volunteer opportunity description

Our Hunt's Point and Mott Haven libraries in the Bronx and Kips Bay library in Manhattan , would each like a volunteer to teach visitors chess. You would be teaching kids and teens how to play the game.  

They need volunteers who are available in the afternoons or Saturdays. 

Contact mauramuller@nypl.org for more information. 

Requirements

Must have a thorough knowledge of chess, but also be able to communicate with patience to complete beginners. Helpful if volunteer could also browse our catalog to make a list of suggested books and videos about chess that students could check out from library.  

Our volunteer needs

We need volunteers who are free at these times

SunMonTuesWedThurFriSat
Morning
Afternoonxxxxxx
Evening

About the organization

New York Public Library

Contact:
Maura Muller
Volunteer Manager
212-930-0502
Organization’s website:
http://www.nypl.org/
Volunteer opportunity website:
http://www.nypl.org/