The Annual Christmas Party will take place on Saturday, December 15th at 7:00 pm. at the Calgary Chess club, 2nd floor, 3359 - 27th Street N.E. There will be an Open House for the public between noon and 3:00 pm. The traditional simultaneous exhibition will take place from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm. The Christmas party and the Awards Ceremony will take place from 7:00 pm till closing. The dinner will be of pot of luck variety where every attendee is encouraged to bring approximately $10 of food per person to be shared by everyone. Last year we had pizza, KFC, subs, cookies, sandwiches, etc. Please no alchohol, but feel free to bring other beverages. There will be D.J. music for those that wish to take to the dance floor. Also master guitar player Pat Moore will perform one beautiful song on his guitar during the dinner. If you play an instrument well and would also wish to play 1-2 songs please contact Steve at 403-703-3864. The Awards ceremony will inlude a new inductee into Calgary's Hall of Fame. This year it will be Branimir Brebrich. Awards will include Player of the Year, Junior Player of the Year, Volunteer Player of the Year, Female Player of the Year and Game of the Year among others. Please pre-register on the Calgary Chess Club's website as there are only a limited number of entries available.