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Chess club at Plainfield elementary going strong

A Wesmere Elementary School kindergartner contemplates his next move during Chess Club on Wednesday, January 8, 2020.
A Wesmere Elementary School kindergartner contemplates his next move during Chess Club on Wednesday, January 8, 2020.

The chess Club on Wednesday at Wesmere Elementary School in Plainfield is in its 17th year and boasts more than 170 members this year.

Kindergarten through fifth grade students play chess before school on Wednesdays throughout the school year.

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