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"In the seven years they have been together, Patrick Major has seen Sammy Davis transform from a playful pet to one of the fastest dachshund racers in the state. Even though he stands only about 6 inches tall, Sammy can pump his stubby little legs and leap through the air to catch Frisbees nearly as big as he is. And, this pooch was a doggie pinup in the International Disc Dog calendar three years running." Read More Here

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Novato Chess Youth Night: Extreme Pizza — October 24, 2017

Posted on July 13th, 2017

Rotary Club San Rafael Harbor Meeting — October 24, 2017

Posted on September 26th, 2017

St Raphael Chess Club — October 25, 2017

Posted on September 26th, 2017

St Raphael Chess Club — October 27, 2017

Posted on September 26th, 2017

St Raphael Chess Club — November 1, 2017

Posted on September 26th, 2017

St Raphael Chess Club — November 3, 2017

Posted on September 26th, 2017

Novato Chess Youth Nights – Extreme Pizza — November 7, 2017

Posted on March 22nd, 2017

Where: Extreme Pizza, 104 Vintage Road, Novato

Date: November 7, 14, 28. December 5, 12, 19.

When: Tuesday nights

Time: 6:30-7:30 pm

*Cost: $50
50% sibling discount
2 kids $75
3 kids $100
*Yes, for all 6 classes
 
NCC is a 501c(3) not for profit; public benefit corporation, believing chess works for all children and families. Please share with families who desire affordable and fun academic enrichment. Registration: cmajoredu.ncc@gmail.com

 Endorsement:

Jefferson Awards Foundation Winner 

As seen March 22, 2017.

Video: KPIX-CBSSF, Allen Martin, Anchor (2:16)

 

Rotary Club San Rafael Harbor Meeting — November 7, 2017

Posted on September 26th, 2017

Novato Chess Youth Nights: Extreme Pizza — November 7, 2017

Posted on September 29th, 2017

Where: Extreme Pizza, 104 Vintage Road, Novato

Date: November 7, 14, 28. December 5, 12, 19

When: Tuesday nights

Time: 6:30-7:30 pm

*Cost: $50
50% sibling discount
2 kids $75
3 kids $100
*Yes, for all 6 classes
 
NCC is a 501c(3) not for profit; public benefit corporation, believing chess works for all children and families. Please share with families who desire affordable and fun academic enrichment. Registration: cmajoredu.ncc@gmail.com

 Endorsement:

Jefferson Awards Foundation Winner 

As seen March 22, 2017.

Video: KPIX-CBSSF, Allen Martin, Anchor (2:16)

St Raphael Chess Club — November 8, 2017

Posted on September 26th, 2017

St Raphael Chess Club — November 10, 2017

Posted on September 26th, 2017

Rotary Club San Rafael Harbor Meeting — November 14, 2017

Posted on September 27th, 2017

Novato Chess Youth Nights: Extreme Pizza — November 14, 2017

Posted on September 29th, 2017

Novato Chess Youth Nights: Extreme Pizza — November 28, 2017

Posted on September 29th, 2017

Novato Chess Youth Nights: Extreme Pizza — December 5, 2017

Posted on September 29th, 2017

HYA College Outreach Program: Saint Mary’s College of California — December 9, 2017

Posted on September 27th, 2017
HYA College Outreach Program (HYA-COP)

Where: Saint Mary’s College of California

Who: Livermore Unified/Marin Unified School Districts

Venue: McKeon Pavilion

When: December 9, 2017

Sponsor: Rishwain & Rishwain, Lowell Berry Foundation,

Network Control (Mark Hearn), Freitas Foundation

HYA College Outreach Program provide your child/student access to Saint Mary’s College of California (SMC) in Moraga. We extend an invitation to share a full day of “Inspired Wonder” on December 9. Keynote speaker: Denise Boutte Nathanson

College tour begins at 1:30. Since 2007, HYA partners with teachers, coaches, parents, and extended care “enrichment” programs. We tour the SMC campus, dine in the student hall, and engage your child in a discussion on the road to college. The student will attend the Saint Mary’s College versus Seattle University Division I Men’s Basketball game. A beautiful day of college life. Your cost is $5.

Your responsibility

1.      Meet as a group

2.     Leave as a group

3.     Arrive as a group

HYA schedule:

1:00pm – Arrive Saint Mary’s College

1:30 – Meet at the Saint John Baptist De La Salle statue (campus tour)

2:30pm – Lunch (Oliver Hall)

3:15pm – Educational Program (Oliver Hall)

4:30pm – Walk to McKeon Pavilion

5pm – Saint Mary’s College vs Seattle

Reserve your group by November 1st.. HYA sponsor(s) the tour, program and tickets.

Your cost for dinner is $5 per person in Oliver Hall.

Hayward Youth Academy

www.haywardyouthacademy.org/donate

Saint Mary’s College Campus Tour: 1:30

 

 

 

 

Novato Chess Youth Nights: Extreme Pizza — December 12, 2017

Posted on September 29th, 2017

Novato Chess Youth Nights: Extreme Pizza — December 19, 2017

Posted on September 29th, 2017

Jefferson Foundation Awards (Bay Area) Ceremony at the Herbst Theater — January 24, 2018

Posted on March 22nd, 2017

Learn more about the Jefferson Awards Foundation and how you can help students your high school become a Jefferson Awards school:  http://www.jeffersonawards.org/

Full video of the 2017 Jefferson Awards Ceremony: http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/video/3612601-full-video-jefferson-awards-ceremony-at-herbst-theater/

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Allen Martin, KPIX-TV, San Francisco visited the St. Raphael School Chess Club operated by Christopher Major, President / Founder of Novato Chess Club, a 501c(3) not for profit public benefit corporation serving the North Bay.

A 2017 Jefferson Award Foundation recipient for community service.

Learn more about how your high school can become a Bay Area Jefferson Award Foundation participant. ‘

Email: Jodie Russi for more information on this free high school program – (hoop6r@aol.com)

 

 

HYA College Outreach Program: Saint Mary’s College of California (Sold Out) — January 27, 2018

Posted on September 26th, 2017

HYA 4 East Africa: Chess Outreach Program – Uganda — June 24, 2018

Posted on May 16th, 2016