Weichi: The Chinese Game of Go (Adults)
Adult Enrichment / Recreation & Travel -
From ancient emperors and samurai to Google programmers, people have long been fascinated by the game of Go. With rules that can be explained in minutes, and strategic depth still evolving after millennia, the game is a great way to spend time, sharpen your critical thinking, and have fun. We’ll learn the rules and fundamentals of the game, face our fellow learners across the board, and explore the rich history of the oldest continuously played board game in the world.
Please note: The first class on 10/7 will meet at Arlington High School. All subsequent classes will meet at the Gibbs School.
Mr. John Kerpan is a full time Latin teacher and a life-long player of games. He has been playing the game of Go since 2005, and even spent a summer in China studying the game. He currently is a member of the American Go Association, and the Massachusetts Go Association.