From the Desk of the MECA President

In case you haven't yet heard, the Maine Chess Association has a new interim president with much energy, many new ideas, and a real willingness to listen and do his best to meet the needs of the Maine chess community. Here's a message from MECA Interim President Michael Dudley.

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MACC Scholastic Planning Committee Agenda and Minutes

On April 21, 2018, the Maine Association of Chess Coaches Scholastic Planning Committee met online via the Zoom app. The nearly three-hour meeting was very productive. On behalf of the Maine scholastic chess community, we would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to those who participated in the meeting. Here are the agenda and minutes from the meeting.

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MACC Tournament Director Handbook

We offer the Maine Association of Chess Coaches Tournament Director Handbook as a resource for new tournament directors in Maine and those interested in learning more about directing chess tournaments. Please feel free to make use of this helpful guide and to contact the author with questions or suggested edits.

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2015 State Scholastic Chess Championship Dates Announced

Mark your calendars! The dates of the 2015 State Scholastic Chess Championship at the University of Maine in Orono are: Teams March 7th, (snow date March 14th) and Individuals March 21st. The Maine Association of Chess Coaches (MACC) had their semi-annual planning meeting on Saturday, October 18th at UMO to determine the dates of the tournament and take care of the many details involved in hosting the largest chess event in the state. The next MACC meeting is scheduled for Saturday, January 10th at the Memorial Union at UMO. All chess coaches are welcomed and invited to attend.

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MACC Fall Meeting 2013

The Maine Association of Chess Coaches--the entity responsible for planning and hosting the scholastic state championships in March--held its fall planning meeting on October 26, 2013 at the University of Maine, Orono. Here are the meeting minutes detailing the issues discussed.

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MECA Annual Meeting Minutes

Minutes from the MECA Annual Meeting on October 20, 2013 at the University of Maine, Augusta.

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January 23, 2011 MECA Meeting Minutes

Here are the minutes from the MECA meeting of January 23, 2011.

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January 8, 2011 MACC Meeting Minutes

Here are the minutes from the MACC meeting of January 8, 2011.

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October 24, 2010 MECA Meeting Minutes

Attached are meeting minutes from the Maine Chess Association Annual Meeting that took place on October 24, 2010 at Governor's Restaurant in Waterville.

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August 15, 2010 MECA Meeting Minutes

Here are the minutes from the MECA meeting of August 15, 2010.

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