While the weather today is horrid (cold and raining), the news is great!
GM Josh Friedel who now resides in Wisconsin (didn't know that) will be giving a lecture at my adopted Chess Club, Southwest Chess Club, on May 30, 2013. Here are the particulars:
We are pleased to announce that Grandmaster Josh Friedel is once again coming to our club. He will give a 3-hour lecture at 7 pm, May 30, at our normal club meeting location in Hales Corners.
GM Friedel is currently the #1 player in Wisconsin, #40 in the US, and has participated in the US Championships (6th place in 2009). Professional website.
Josh will be presenting a lecture entitled: Practical Tournament Situations (with a question and answer session following the lecture).
There will be a $5 charge for adults (club members or non-members, pay at door), and Free admission for Juniors (18 and under).
Southwest Chess Club meets at the Hales Corners Village Hall Police Station, located at 5635 South New Berlin Road, Hales Corners, Wisconsin, in the downstairs Community Room. Club open at 6 PM.
Southwest Chess Club website.
Southwest Chess Club blog.