The St. Charles Park District will hold a chess class for ages six through 13 starting at the end of January.

The class, which will meet from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays from Jan. 25 to March 1, will take place at the Pottawatomie Community Center, 8 North Ave.

No previous knowledge of chess is necessary for the class. It will consist of interactive teaching and guided practice time.

New and returning participants are welcome. There will also be a competition with prizes.

The fee is $85.50 for residents and $128.50 for non-residents.