Together Place Offers Chess Club Meetings on Monday Mornings

04.24.18 Together Place in Bangor will be hosting pick-up chess games on Mondays at 10:30 a.m. Executive Director Sean Faircloth has extended an invitation to the public to drop in to play chess, to chess players and coaches who are willing to provide lessons, and to anyone willing to donate tournament standard chess equipment to the program.

Together Place in Bangor is starting a chess club meeting on Mondays at 10:30 a.m. The club is located at 150 Union Street and the public can enter for chess via the 2nd Street entrance across from the YMCA.

Together Place, an 11-unit housing co-operative in Bangor run by and for low-income adult mental health consumers, is looking for a volunteer chess instructor. The mission of Together Place is to reintegrate mental health consumers into the community and to mainstream activities and their Executive Director believes that chess may play an important role in that mission.

For more information contact Sean Faircloth (

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