Hours of operation
We are open every Monday from 3-6 p.m. for casual play and questions; every Tuesday from 4-6 p.m. for group classes, and 7-10 p.m. for tournaments; every Wednesday from 1:30-6 p.m. for group classes; and Every Thursday from 4-6 p.m. for group classes. On Fridays we have an instructor on site for private lessons from around 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. We normally hold events almost every Saturday but start times and duration vary, so check the event calendar.
This class develops young students to become better overall players and is intended to prepare them for growth and tournament play. Curriculum covers a wide variety of tools and topics, covering everything from openings and endgames to psychology and tactics.
Classes are every Tuesday and Wednesday. Class One starts at 1:30 p.m. and ends at 3:30 p.m. Class Two starts at 4:00 p.m. and ends at 6:00 p.m.
Registration is $65 for one student or $100 for two siblings per month. Attend as many classes as you like during the month!
Our final Junior Joust of the Winter 2020 season will decide who we will crown as Junior champion. There is no entry fee and it is by invite only through qualifying in one of the previous tournaments. Dress code of business casual applies. 4 rounds of G/20 USCF quick rated chess. 1st prize is 30$ and Fall 2018 trophy and title. 2nd place is $20 and medal, 3rd place is $10 and medal.
Classic Weekly Chess Tournament
Time Controls: G/45 +3 seconds increment. Games normally last about three hours.
Entry Fee: $20
Prizes: 1st place overall 50% of entry fees; 1st Under 1600 wins 30% of entry fees.
Format: Two rounds will be held on each Tuesday. Round one starts at 7:00 p.m. and round two starts 8:45 p.m. Tournaments last for one month each.
Ratings: Dual rated i.e. standard and quick ratings will be affected.
Players: These events are for adults and kids alike. Players of all levels participate — master to beginner.
Please show up before the start time so we can start the rounds on time!