Did you know that chess athletes require optimal nutrition for great performance, just like any sport? In tandem with our newest exhibition, Check, Please! Chess Dining & Decor, nutritionist and artist Irene Hasse will talk about balanced nutrition for a chess athlete, explore food culture in the chess community, and show you how to make her recipe for the ultimate pre-chess snack!
Irene Hasse, BS, NDTR, RYT200 is a community nutritionist and food justice advocate. After studying dietetics at Saint Louis University, she spent time working with Missouri Women Infant and Children and Urban Harvest STL. She continues to live and work in Saint Louis, Missouri, at the confluence of the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers, on traditional ancestral lands of the Osage and Kickapoo Nations.
Wednesday, Jun 16 - 6:30 pm