These chessboards are HUGE, and they’re yours to play with

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These chessboards are HUGE, and they’re yours to play with

Aspiring Eagle Scout donates giant-size chess, checkerboards

These chessboards are HUGE, and they’re yours to play with

Trevor Snodgrass, a member of Boy Scout Troop 501, lower, center, introduces his giant chess and checkerboards to children in the Game Time program at the Durango Community Recreation Center on Monday. He created them for an Eagle Scout project.
Trevor Snodgrass, left, a member of Boy Scout Troop 501, introduces his giant chessboards to children at the Durango Community Recreation Center on Monday. Trevor built three giant boards with the aim of igniting kids’ imaginations. “They see something large, and they want to go touch it and play with it,” he said.
A child’s hand is on a giant chessboard that Trevor created for an Eagle Scout project.
Boy Scout Troop 501 members Trevor Snodgrass and Alex Kolter paint the grid on the checkerboard for Trevor’s Eagle Scout project. It is one of several Eagle Scout projects that have been donated in recent months to help the community.
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