7 In Your Neighborhood: Chess and pool rule

Posted at 11:22 AM, Nov 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-08 17:29:12-05

DETROIT  — Every Friday we check out the people and places around town for 7 In Your Neighborhood and this week, we’re catching up with the Detroit Chess Club at the Detroit Institute of Art.

WATCH HERE: Detroit Chess Club Coach Kevin Fite is creating future leaders by teaching kids the game of chess

WXYZ’s Carolyn Clifford will be broadcasting live from the DIA starting at 5 p.m. during the Chess club's weekly meeting.

And at 6 p.m., Photojournalist John Ciolino will take you down the street to an institution in Detroit: Bill’s Recreation on 3rd street. It’s the truest sense of a pool hall, no food, no drinks… just serious pocket pool.

Bill’s Recreation is the last pool hall left in the city of Detroit.

WATCH: Bill's Recreation is the center of the billiards universe in Detroit