MLK Weekend Chess Events

All Levels Chess Play Sunday | Fun Camps All Day Monday!

The Chess NYC Way

Emphasizing sport and fun and providing as much chess instruction as a child can bear...but careful not to overload...enjoying supervised, spirited play, each student associates Chess with fun, and therefore larger numbers of them ultimately excel or at least become proficient in the great, significant, game of chess.

MLK Fun & Training 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.


Martin Luther King Day Fun & Training Camps


January 19th (Uptown & Downtown, G & T Camps)


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Sunday 9 AM: MLK Head Start Jrs

3 rounds of "win or lose" supervised Chess play for our youngest and newest "Chessters" followed my a Medal Ceremony (everybody wins!) and a "just for the fun of it" raffle of great prizes... you win, just for having the right ticket.


  • Jan 18th | PS 183 | 9:00 am


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Sunday Noon: MLK Weekly Rated 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.

Sunday Weekly Rated Chess Meets

  • Jan 18th | PS 183 | 12:00 Noon

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G & T Saturday Quads | G 70, D5

Every Saturday players will be paired in quads of 4, starting with the 4 highest registered players based on their last month published rating and continuing down to a minimum rating of 1000 USCF. Once your quad's rounds of games are complete, the next round will begin. Player may exit upon the completion of your quad matches.

Saturday $5,000 Quads


  • Jan 17th | PS 111| 9:45 am
  • Jan 24th | PS 111| 9:45 am
  • Jan 31st| PS 111| 9:45 am (Grand Prize Day)


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* Financial Assistance Available

Winter/Spring 2015 - Enrollment Now Open

Chess NYC's philosophy in Chess Instruction is to emphasize sport and fun and provide as much chess instruction as a child can bear...but not more......In doing so and providing supervised, spirited play, each student associates Chess with fun, and therefore larger numbers of them ultimately excel or @ least become proficient in the great, significant, game of chess.


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* Financial Assistance Available