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Shining Knights Chess Camp
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Knights, captures, action!
Whether you are new to the game, learning to push pawns for the first time, or have played in numerous tournaments, and want to sharpen your skills, come to a Shining Knights Chess Camp! We have trained numerous state champions and national trophy winners. We have trained even more kids to enjoy the game that they can spend hours playing with friends and family. So, whether you want to win games in your living room against your parents or win tournaments in other states, come join us and learn how to play chess or play better chess! Campers receive a tournament-style chess set and a Shining Knights T-shirt.
Parent’s must read the Camp Handbook and sign the Waiver/Release form. Completed waivers can be mailed to, or dropped off at: 499 Hopwood Road, Collegeville, PA 19426.
2019 Specialty Camp Handbook
2019 Summer Camp Waiver
2019 Camp Emergency Form
SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS STATEMENT
Our programs are for people of ALL abilities. If you require special accommodations, please make the Recreation staff aware when registering for a program. We want to serve you, so let us know how we can help! Call 484-391-2390 to speak with someone from the Recreation Department. Upper Providence Township is committed to providing equal opportunities to all participants.
Anyone from total beginners up through experienced players will benefit from this chess camp.
Activities include learning openings, tactics, endgames, studying master games, playing games against fellow students, and analyzing the students’ games.
Program Cancellation and Refund Policy: Upper Providence Township reserves the right to cancel any program, trip or activity due to insufficient registration, inclement weather or any reasonable cause; in this case a full refund will be issued. No refunds will be issued for camp cancellations unless requests are made in writing prior to 14 days of the start of a program. All refunds are subject to a 15% processing fee. No refunds or credits will be issued for cancellation of bus trips, or cancellations made after the start of a program. There is a $25.00 fee for all returned checks.
* Adjustments and discounts will be applied during checkout if applicable. *
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