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Simultaneous Chess Match in Doylestown Sept 6
Simultaneous Chess Match in Doylestown Doylestown Borough’s First Saturday Chess will end its ninth outdoor season Saturday September 6, with a simultaneous chess match which will begin at 11:30 a.m.  In a simultaneous chess match, a single player plays against several chess enthusiasts at one time. Participation in the simultaneous match is not mandatory.  There will be other boards available for casual games. The simultaneous chess match will again pit Jose Fernandez against up to ten players.  Ten boards will stay active, so new players can take over boards for defeated players.  Stockton NJ resident Jose Fernandez has been a participant in  Doylestown's First  Saturday Chess program since its inception in 2005. He was the captain of the West Orange Krush chess team which won the 2011 U.S. Amateur Team Championship.   Jose played the third board chess position of the championship team. He is ranked as an Expert player. His simultaneous chess record last year in Doylestown was 9-1. First Saturday Chess is played in Historical Society Park at 56 S. Main St. in Doylestown on the first Saturday of the month, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., (except for the months of October and May).  First Saturday Chess is open to players of all ages and abilities.    Join us on September 6 for an outdoor day of chess and camaraderie. Spectators are welcome.  In the event of inclement weather, matches will move into the Doylestown Historical Society Barn Meeting Room in the back of Historical Society Park. This location is the site of the indoor season which begins November 1.  The Doylestown Borough Parks and Recreation Board would like to publically thank the Doylestown Borough Historical Society for graciously providing a permanent home for First Saturday Chess.  For more information call 215-345-4140.   Read more...
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Simultaneous Chess Match in Doylestown Sept 6
Simultaneous Chess Match in Doylestown
Doylestown Borough’s First Saturday Chess will end its ninth outdoor season Saturday September 6, with a simultaneous chess match which will begin at 11:30 a.m.  In a simultaneous chess match, a single player plays against several chess enthusiasts at one time. Participation in the simultaneous match is not mandatory.  There will be other boards available for casual games.

The simultaneous chess match will again pit Jose Fernandez against up to ten players.  Ten boards will stay active, so new players can take over boards for defeated players.  Stockton NJ resident Jose Fernandez has been a participant in  Doylestown's First  Saturday Chess program since its inception in 2005. He was the captain of the West Orange Krush chess team which won the 2011 U.S. Amateur Team Championship.   Jose played the third board chess position of the championship team. He is ranked as an Expert player. His simultaneous chess record last year in Doylestown was 9-1.

First Saturday Chess is played in Historical Society Park at 56 S. Main St. in Doylestown on the first Saturday of the month, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., (except for the months of October and May).  First Saturday Chess is open to players of all ages and abilities. 
 
Join us on September 6 for an outdoor day of chess and camaraderie. Spectators are welcome.  In the event of inclement weather, matches will move into the Doylestown Historical Society Barn Meeting Room in the back of Historical Society Park. This location is the site of the indoor season which begins November 1.  The Doylestown Borough Parks and Recreation Board would like to publically thank the Doylestown Borough Historical Society for graciously providing a permanent home for First Saturday Chess.  For more information call 215-345-4140.

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Fall 2014 Scenic Stroll
Doylestown Borough Park and Recreation Board
Fall 2014 Scenic Stroll The Doylestown Borough Parks and Recreation Board extends an invitation to participate in the 2014 Fall Scenic Stroll. Meet new friends, reconnect with old ones, or bring a friend. You don't have to be a senior to join us on Wednesdays for an invigorating walk around town or in our local park system. Click here for dates and times  
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Get Ready for Hurricane Season
As hurricane season approaches take a few minutes and prepare. Watch this short view filmed right here in Doylestown: 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MyLjsDgmwrQ

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Public Works Department Laborer
Public Works Department – Laborer
Doylestown Borough has an opening for an individual who has knowledge and experience in street paving, concrete work, water repairs, and general public works. Equipment operating experience, 10-ton truck driving experience, and CDL are required. Starting rate is $22.86/hour, with an excellent benefits package.

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

PARRY MANSION HISTORIC HOUSE TOUR 5/3/14 - 11/16/14

COLOR EXHIBITION 5/23/14 - 11/2/14

PORTRAIT EXHIBIT 6/20/14 - 12/1/14

CHILDREN'S BOOK DRIVE 8/1/14 - 9/7/14

ART EXHIBIT: SHELLEY WEISS - AN ARTIST'S JOURNEY 8/3/14 - 9/13/14

AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' 8/14/14 - 9/7/14

POST SIZZLIN' SUMMER CHALLENGE 9/2/14 - 9/8/14

SOUVENIR September 3

ART ALUMNI EXHIBITION 2014 September 3

BREAKING LEGS September 3

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PUBLIC MEETINGS

Wednesday, September 3
7:00 p.m.

YOUTH AID PANEL MEETING

Wednesday, September 3
5:00 p.m.

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF THE DOYLESTOWN REVITALIZATION BOARD HAS BEEN CANCELED

Thursday, September 4
6:00 p.m.

COMMUNITY & GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE MEETING

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Thursday, September 4
7:00 p.m.

ENVIRONMENT AND RECREATION COMMITTEE MEETING

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Thursday, September 4
5:00 pm

JOINT COMMITTEE MEETING OF THE DOYLESTOWN REVITALIZATION BOARD

Council Chambers

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Monday, September 8
7:30 p.m.

ZONING & PLANNING COMMITTEE MEETING

Tuesday, September 9
7:00 p.m.

YOUTH AID PANEL MEETING

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