PS 111 Chess Meets Walk-Ins Welcome

Sunday: Junior's & USCF Rated Prep Meets

Chess NYC Styled, Stress Free, Focused & Real Play...All Levels

"A more rational, supportive, productive and focused playing environment promotes a greater sporting, educational and enriching experience...We're grooming the very best Chess Players in NYC!"

PS 111 Weekend Meets, 440 West 53rd St. E & C Trains, Great Parking too!

Sunday 9 AM: Head Start Juniors Meet

3 rounds of "win or lose" supervised Chess play for our youngest and newest "Chessters" followed by brief lessons between each round, sends each Child home with new found skills and inspiration! Then, a Medal Ceremony (everybody wins!) and a "just for the fun of it" raffle of great prizes... Ya win, just for having the right ticket.

May 22nd | PS 111 | 9:00 am


* Financial Assistance Always Available

Sunday @ Noon: Weekly Rated Meets

Rated Prep Meets:

These "Boutique", RATED Events are the perfect introduction for advancing Players to Tournament play! Testing there games against like skilled opponents in a structured, yet comfortable environment ensures confidence building and improved play. Tournament play is an experience that motivates pursuit of improvement and creates even more cooperative students. Tournament participation is an important part of a chess player's advancement and enjoyment of the game.

May 22 | PS 111 | 12:00 Noon

Sunday Weekly Rated Chess Meets

4 Rounds| Game 30 | Every Sunday 12 Noon

Trophies for Top 5 Finishers in Each Section

  • Future Champs - U 600 USCF
  • Junior Champs - 600 - 1000 USCF
  • Championship - 1000 + USCF


* Financial Assistance Available

Summer Chess Camps

From Chess Leaders to Grand Masters, these Camps are sure to captivate, motivate and generate Social , Well Adjusted Chess players. Each child will receive as much chess time as they like while enjoying mind clearing, fun break opportunities.

Chess Fun & Training Camps and G & T Too

All Summer Long

  • Upper East Side
  • Greenwich Village
  • Brooklyn
  • Chelsea
  • Hamptons


* Financial Assistance Available