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Connecticut Chess Clubs & Meets

  • Avon -Avon Library Chess Club (K-5), Thursdays 4:30-5:30 P.M. when schools are in session, web

  • Bridgeport - Bridgeport Library North Branch, web
  • Bridgeport - Kids and Teens Chess Club, Bridgeport Library Burroughs-Saden Branch, Saturdays 11 A.M., web
  • Bridgeport - Chess Club for Adults, Bridgeport Library Burroughs-Saden Branch, Fridays 12-2 P.M., web
  • Bridgeport - Chess Club for Kids, Bridgeport Public Library East Side Branch, Mondays 3 P.M., web

  • Coventry - Coventry Chess Center, 3111 South St., Coventry, Contact robroy810@gmail.com

  • Danbury - Danbury Public Library Chess Club (ages 10 and up), Thursdays 5:30-6:30 P.M., web

  • Hebron - Douglas Library Chess Night, web

  • East Granby -East Granby Public Library Chess Club, fall and winter, CONTACT: Alexander Lumelsky/Connecticut Chess Organization, 860-593-0225, alexander.lumelsky@gmail.com

  • East Hartford -East Hartford Library Chess Club at the Raymond Branch, when schools are in session, CONTACT: Alexander Lumelsky/Connecticut Chess Organization, 860-593-0225, alexander.lumelsky@gmail.com

  • Ellington - Ellington Senior Center, Ellington Chess Mates on Mondays 10 A.M. to 1 P.M.

  • Farmington -Farmington Library Chess Club when schools are in session, CONTACT: Alexander Lumelsky/Connecticut Chess Organization, 860-593-0225, alexander.lumelsky@gmail.com

  • Hamden - Play more Chess!, web

  • Hartford -YMCA Hartford Wilson-Gray Branch Chess, Wednesdays 6-8 P.M., web
  • Hartford - Hartford Area Scholastic Chess League
    West Hartford, Simsbury, Glastonbury,
    Manchester, Region #7, Torrington - web
  • Hartford - Real Art Ways, Hartford Board Games and Chess Night, first Tuesday of every month, web

  • Lebanon - Jonathan Trumbull Library, Chess with Matt, first and third Tuesdays, 4-5 P.M., ages 7-12

  • Middletown - The Board Room, a board game cafe, web

  • Milford - Breakout, Arslan at (203) 918-8553

  • New Britain - New Britain Chess Club, web
  • New Britain - CCSU Chess Club, Thursdays 7:30 P.M. in the Devil's Den/Student Center, web
  • New Britain - New Britain Public Library, 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month, casual play 11am - 3pm

  • Newtown - Newtown Chess Club, Newtown Public Library Saturdays 1-5pm,
    casual play, tournaments, see Facebook page.

  • New Haven - Yale College Chess Club, web

  • New London - New London Public Library, Wednesdays 4-6 P.M., CONTACT: Thomas Kramer, 860-447-1411, tkramer@plnl.org

  • Norwalk - Chess Club of Fairfield County (CCFC), web
  • Norwalk - Norwalk Knights chess club, Contact: Christopher Potts (203)-847-5824

  • Norwich - Otis Library chess club, Wednesdays 5-8 P.M., web

  • NEW Ridgefield - Ridgefield Library Chess Club (grades 2-5), 2nd Thursday of the month 4:30-5:30 P.M., starting January 2020, web (registration required)
    Ridgefield - Way of the Sword, classes M/W/F 1-3 P.M.; M/W 5-7 P.M.; rated chess Fridays 5-7:30 P.M., web

  • Simsbury - Simsbury Public Library Chess Club (grades 2-6), every other Tuesday 4-5 P.M. when schools are in session, web

  • South Windsor -South Windsor Public Library Chess Club, Mondays 6:30 P.M. when schools are in session, web

  • Storrs - UConn Chess Club, Tuesday and Thursdays 8-9:30 P.M. in Castleman during the semester, Contact: President Eric Hilhorst, eric.hilhorst@uconn.edu, web

  • Suffield -Ken Memorial Library Chess Club, fall and winter, CONTACT: Alexander Lumelsky/Connecticut Chess Organization, 860-593-0225, alexander.lumelsky@gmail.com

  • Tolland - Tolland Library Kids Chess Club, Wednesdays 5:30-6:30 P.M., please sign up for this program in advance by calling the library at 860-871-3620

  • Whethersfield - Wethersfield Community Center DIG Chess Team, Thursdays 6-7 P.M., web

  • Weston - Weston Public Library DIG Chess Team, web