Outdoor checker board

We don’t know yet what the”elements” of the various recreational bits and pieces might be…..but here’s one possibility that might “fit” well in a portion of waterfront park – an outdoor checkerboard (or chessboard). This photo comes from Vancouver Parks archives, and is nearly 100 years old….but….could be relaxing fun for seniors (any and all ages really)  on summer evenings or weekends. Grab your coffee from the Wharf, sit around and chat/watch/play with some friends.


checkers in Stanley park 1920's small
checkers in the park

The original, in the public domain, can be found here.

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