THAYER -- The Thayer Fun and Friends Senior Citizens Center is planning a Chess and Checker Tournament March 22 at 9 a.m. at the center located at 100 Chestnut Street in Thayer. Registration for both tournaments will be at 8:30 a.m. that morning.
The chess tournament will be five rounds with two divisions, rated and non-rated. The checker tournament will be the same, five rounds.
There will be a $5 donation and a certificate given to the winner of each tournament.
For more information regarding the tournaments call the center at 417-264-7354 or Bill Russell after 6 p.m. at 417-264-7014. Those planning to compete will need to bring their own chess or checker sets.
The center will also have a candy sale at the center March 7 starting at 9 a.m. Everyone is invited to come and enjoy the homemade candy.