Meet International Master and chess author John Watson at a Kansas City Chess Club tournament Saturday.

Meet International Master and chess author John Watson at a Kansas City Chess Club tournament Saturday.


A United States Chess Federation tournament for kids runs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., followed by a 1 p.m. lunch with Watson at the club, 7667 N.W. Prairie View Road, Kansas City.


A lecture for chess enthusiasts is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.


Watson will also hold “Improve your chess – for kids” classes at 2:30 and 5 p.m. The fee is $20 and registration is required.


For more information, visit www.kansascitychessclub.com or call Ken Fee, 399-3703.