Free casual play
Every interested student should have access to chess instruction. TCC is open every Monday from 3-6 p.m. for casual play and questions. Come join us and learn the basics including piece movement, general opening principals, checkmates, and chess notation.
Chess Classes and Instruction
TCC offers group and private lessons. Check out the events page for class schedules.
TCC also offers after school programs for local elementary and middle schools.
Tournaments for Adults and Kids
TCC offers weekly and monthly USCF-rated tournaments open to all:
Tuesday night tournaments are USCF dual-rated G/45 plus 3 second increment swiss events
First Saturdays are normally the USCF blitz-rated G/5 8-round swiss events
Third Saturdays are normally the USCF quick-rated G/25 4-round swiss events
Check out the events page for tournament schedules.
Junior Joust Series for Kids
TCC holds bi-weekly scholastic chess tournaments for kids call Junior Jousts. Players accumulate points to qualify for seasonal finals. Check out the events page for tournament schedules.
Club Matches for Kids
Several times per year TCC hosts a club match vs. another scholastic team in the area.