KenKen Logic Puzzle Competition at the Public Library
You don't often hear a lot of cheering at public libraries, but in the library theater at the Chappaqua Public Library, in Chappaqua, New York, cheering is quite acceptable – especially during the library's annual KenKen logic puzzle tournament. Friends and family of the contestants sit in bleacher-style seats rooting the contestants on at the end of every round of puzzles. The finals of this tournament take place on the stage in the library theater, with all the suspense and fanfare of an international chess tournament. Pulling in contestants of all ages from New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut, this contest of the mind has become a new library tradition.