Chess Clubs

Clubs by Province 
Alberta 
British Columbia
Manitoba
New Brunswick
Newfoundland and Labrador
Northwest Territories
Nova Scotia
Nunavut
Toronto, ON
Ontario
Prince Edward Island
Quebec
Saskatchewan
Yukon    
Alberta

 

Airdrie
Airdrie Chess Club 
Place: Airdrie Public Library, 111 304 Main St., Airdrie, AB 
Email: Larry Besplug besplug@shaw.ca or Dennis Young panaspor@hotmail.com
Calgary
Calgary Chess Club 
Place: #274, 3359-27 St. NE, Calgary, AB T1Y 5E4 
Time: Every Tuesday & Thursday 7:00PM - 11:00PM; Saturday Junior Program 1:00pm-4:00pm
Phone: (403)264-9498 (please leave a message) 
Email: calchess2021@gmail.net
Website: 
www.calgarychess.com 
Calgary Junior Chess Club 
Place: #274, 3359-27 St. NE, Calgary, AB 
Time: Once a month 
Email: Simon Ong simong89@yahoo.ca
Website: http://sites.google.com/site/calgaryjuniorchessclub/
Calgary Youth & Scholastic Chess Club 
Place: South Fish Creek Recreational Complex Bobcat room 1, Calgary, AB 
Time: Saturdays 10am-11am 
Email: Roy Yearwood roy1nc6@gmail.com
Notes: This is a club that supports the playing and teaching of chess for young people ages 7 and up 
Bearspaw Junior Chess Club 
Place: 253253 Bearspaw Road, Calgary, AB 
Time: Fridays, 4:30pm- 7pm 
Email: Mary-Anne Wampler bearspawjuniorchessclub@gmail.com
Website: http://www.bearspawjuniorchessclub.com
Henry Wise Wood Chess Club 
Place
: Calgary, AB 
Time
: Lunch hour on Tuesdays and Thursdays 
Contact
: Aaron Tennenhouse, Nathan Coles
Email: mbester@cbe.ab.ca 
University of Calgary Chess Club 
Place
: Calgary, AB 
Email: chess@ucalgary.ca
Website: University of Calgary Chess Association 
Edmonton
Edmonton Chess Club 
Place: #204-10840 124 St, Edmonton, AB 
Time: Casual Chess on Mondays and CFC rated events Thursday, club opens at 6:30pm
Phone: (780)-424-0283
Email: mhughey@hotmail.com 
Website: http://edmontonchessclub.org
Edmonton Junior Chess Club 
Place: 
#204-10840 124 St, Edmonton, AB
Time: Casual Chess on Mondays and CFC rated events Thursday, club opens at 6:30pm
Phone: Harris Wang (780)-802-8484 
Email: harris.wang@shaw.ca
Website: http://edmontonjuniorchess.com/

Junior Chess Edmonton 
Holds monthly tournaments during the school year, usually at Edmonton Chess Club, 10840 124 Street, Edmonton, on Sunday afternoons. There is also a series of scholastic matches between elementary schools (teams of 5 players) and junior highs (teams of 4 players).

For further information, call (780) 473-1557

North Edmonton Seniors Chess 
Place: Castledowns Public Library, North Edmonton, AB 
Time
: Each Tuesday, 1:00pm to 4:00pm throughout the year 
Misc: Drop in fee of a loonie. Most members are over age 55, younger visitors are welcome.
University of Alberta Chess Club 
Place: open-area tables on main floor, Students' Union Building, 8900 114 Street (in front of Alumni Room), Edmonton, AB 
Time: Thursdays: 4:00-6:30 PM casual games 
Contact: Stephen Stone 
Email: uachess@ualberta.ca
Website: 
http://www.uachess.wetpaint.com  
Edmonton Capital Region
Roving ChessNuts School Programs
Roving ChessNuts School Programs conduct lunch period and after-school instructional and playing programs in dozens of schools in Edmonton, St Alberta, and Strathcona County each school year. 
Phone: (780) 473-1557 
Email: rovingchessnuts@shaw.ca 
Website: http://www.rovingchessnuts.com
Fort McMurray
Fort McMurray Chess Club 
Place: P.O. Box 23003, Fort McMurray, AB 
Time: Thursdays, 6:30pm-9:30pm; Sundays, 2:00pm-4:00pm 
Contact: Jina Burn 
Phone: (780) 715-9332 
Email: fmchessclub@hotmail.com  
Website: http://fmcc.shawwebspace.ca/
Grande Prairie

Grande Prairie Chess Club
Place: Howlers Student Lounge (lower level, Grande Prairie Regional College)
Time: Mondays (6 PM to 10 PM)
Contact: Wade Caughlin
Phone: (780) 512-1521
Email: wade.caughlin@sunlife.com
Website: www.gpchessclub.com

La Crete
La Crete Chess Club 
Contact: Chris White
Phone: (780) 821-0044 (Cell)
Email: cwnlca@gmail.com
Lethbridge
Lethbridge Chess Club 
Place: Pemican Lodge 102 5th Ave. S, Lethbridge, AB (on the second floor in the games room)
Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm or 10:00pm 
Email: Paul Viminitz vimip0@uleth.ca
Lethbridge Junior Chess Club 
Place: Family Centre, Suite 225, 200 - 4th Ave. S, Lethbridge Centre Lethbridge, AB (Towards a Brighter Future Presentation Room)
Time: Fridays 2:30pm - 4:00pm  
Phone: (403) 320-4232
Email: Kent Karapita kentkarapita@hotmail.com or Peter Davis-Imhoff peter.davisimhof@gmail.com
Website: http://www.famcentre.ca/content/junior-chess
University of Lethbridge Chess Club 
Email: chess.club@uleth.ca
Website: http://people.uleth.ca/%7Echess.club
Lloydminster
Lloydminster Chess Club  
Contact: Terry Chaisson
Phone: (780) 875-8186 or (780) 871-3995
Medicine Hat
Medicine Hat Chess Club 
Place: 402 Maple Ave. SE, Medicine Hat, AB 
Time: Wednesdays 7:00pm - 10:30pm 
Phone: Bill Taylor (403) 526-5484
Email: taylormw@shaw.ca
Medicine Hat Junior Chess Club 
Place: Earl Kitchener School, Community Room, 211 4th St. SE, Medicine Hat, AB 
Time: Saturdays 1:30pm - 4:00pm; End of October to early March 
Phone: Bill Taylor (403) 526-5484
Email: taylormw@shaw.ca
Okotoks
Okotoks Chess Club 
Email: Richard Bradley richard.bradley@shaw.ca
Rural Alberta
Rural Chess Alberta 
Program under ACA, Society of Alberta Chess Knights and The Roving Chess Nuts which brings chess workshops and tournaments to schools and community groups around Alberta.
Phone: (780) 474-2318 
Email: societyofchessknights@shaw.ca 
Sherwood Park
Sherwood Park Chess Club 
Place: Strathcona County Library, 2nd floor, Sherwood Park, AB
Time: Wednesdays 4:00pm - close 
Phone: Les Jones (780) 467-7393
Wainwright
Wainwright Chess Club 
Place: Showtime Video 701-10 Main St., Wainwright, AB
Time: Thursdays 7:00pm - 10:00pm 
Phone: Allen Tinio (780) 842-4123
Email: amtinio@telus.net

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British Columbia

 

Abbotsford
Abbotsford Junior Chess Club 
Place: Abbotsford Community Library, 33355 Bevan Avenue, Abbotsford, BC 
Time: Sundays, 2:30pm - 4:30p.m. 
Contact: Chana (778-242-6250) or Monica (604-857-3724)
Misc: Open to children 5-17 years of age. Bring chess boards to improve chess skills. No teaching or instruction provided. Friendly games, tournaments and free parking. Children under the age of 7 must have adult supervision. You are welcome to donate towards purchasing tournament size chess mats. Although we have some chess boards in the club, we would appreciate if you bring your own.
Website: Abby Junior Chess Club on Facebook
Bowser

Bishops of Bowser
Place:  Henry's Kitchen and Bowser Legion in Qualicum Bay, Bowser, BC
Time: Saturdays, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Contact: Robert McFetridge
Phone: 250-757-8709 
Email: mcfetridge@shaw.ca
Website: bowserchess.pbworks.com
Misc: Club founded in 2008 runs an annual open tournament with Bowser Builders Supply sponsor in August.

Burnaby
Bonsor Chess Club 
Place: Burnaby Bonsor Recreation Centre, Bonsor Ave., Burnaby, BC. Sponsored by seniors (55+), but all welcomed to "check" us out.
Time: Mon, Wed, Fri. 12noon - 4pm. 
Contact: Alan Griffith
Phone: (604) 299-6605 
Email: a.m.griffith@telus.net
Burnaby Junior Chess Club
Time: Every Tuesday and Thursday between 18:30-20:00 (September - June).
Place: Chaffey-Burke School, 4404 Sardis St., Burnaby, BC 
Contact: Curtis Lister
Phone: 778-836-4268
Email: info@burnabychessclub.com
Website: http://www.burnabychessclub.com
Golden Knights Junior Chess Club
Time: Every Thursday between 18:30-20:00 (August - June).
Place: Cameron Recreation Complex, 9523 Cameron Street, Burnaby, BC 
Contact: Valer E Demian
Phone: 604-936-1757
Email: valeredemian@gmail.com
Website: http://www.64funsolutions.ca
Simon Fraser University Chess Club (SFU Burnaby)
Time: Fridays, 4-8pm
Place: SFU: 8888 University Dr., Burnaby, BC (Room AQ 5026 - West Hallway)
Contact: Joe Roback 
Email: chess@sfu.ca
Misc: Everyone welcome, no fees!
Duncan
Wood Sense Chess Club
Place: Vancouver Island Regional Library, 2687 James St., Duncan, BC
Time: Mondays, 18:00-19:50 (6:00pm-7:50pm)
Contact: Nigel Hanrahan
Email: exclam.online@gmail.com
Blog: http://gwyddbwyll.blogspot.ca/
Websitehttp://virl.bc.ca/event/chess-club
Kamloops
Thompson Rivers University Chess Club 
Place: House of Learning (HoL) Building at TRU campus, Kamloops, BC (Room 161)
Time: Thursdays, 4:00pm - 7:00pm; Saturdays, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Contact: Sadriddin Mirkhodjaev
Phone: (250) 682-4305
Email: trusuchessclub@gmail.com
WebsiteKamloops Chess on Facebook
Langley
Langley Chess Club 
Place: Brookswood Senior Center, 19899 36th Ave, Langley, BC  
Time: Mondays, 7:00pm - 11:00pm 
Contact: Hugh Long
Phone: (604) 530-4693 
Websitehttp://www.langleychess.com/
Maple Ridge
Ridge Meadows Chess Club 
Place: The Maple Ridge Library, 11944 Haney Place, Maple Ridge, BC V2X 6G1 (near the Maple Ridge Leisure Centre) 
Time: Tuesdays & Thursdays 1:00pm to 5:00pm 
Contact: Chris (604)467-2426 or cbdickson@telus.net 
Misc: Everyone Welcome.
Mission
Help organize a chess club in Mission.
Nanaimo
Nanaimo Chess Club 
Place: MGM Restaurant, 240 Nicol St. Nanaimo BC 
Time: Weds. 7:00 
Contact: Deron Stewart (250)247-7323, Peter Laus (250)755-5858
Email: nanaimochess@shaw.ca 
Website: http://members.shaw.ca/nanaimochess
Nelson
Nelson Drop-In Chess Club
Place: Seniors Centre, 719 Vernon St., Nelson, BC
Time:
Saturdays, 9:30 am - 2:00pm
Contact: Barrie Boates
Email: barryboates@shaw.ca
Okanagan
UBC Okanagan Chess Club
Time:
Thursdays, 3:30pm - 6:00pm; Saturdays, 12:00pm - 2:30pm
Contact: Greg Bishop
Phone: (250) 807-8045
Email: greg.bishop@ubc.ca
Parksville
Parksville - The Sicilian Soldiers
Place: 170 West Hurst, Parksville, BC
Time: Mondays, 6:30pm - 9:30pm 
Port Coquitlam
Port Coquitlam Chess Club 
Place: Wilson Centre within the Port Coquitlam Recreation Complex, 2150 Wilson Ave., Port Coquitlam, BC 
Time: Thursdays 6pm - 9:30pm
Contact: Vas Sladek, gaijinniwashi@gmail.com
Phone: (604) 562-3736
Website: http://www.pocochessclub.com
Quesnel

Quesnel Chess Club 
Place: Westfraser Mills Ltd. Administraiton Office, Quesnel, BC
Time: 6:30 pm Thursdays
Contact: Robert Lloyd Taylor
Phone: (250) 991-0927
Email: rtaylor777@gmail.com
Website:  http://chess.javacrypt.com

Richmond
Richmond Chess Club 
Place: Hornby & Georgia in front of the Vancouver Art Gallery, Richmond, BC
Time: Throughout the summer - weather permitting.
Contact: Norm Conrad
Phone: 778-872-3675
Email: nomcomment@gmail.com
Surrey
EAC Chess Club 
Place: 14524 - 91B Ave., Surrey, BC 
Time: Fridays, 6:00pm - midnight 
Contact: Alonso Campos
Phone: (604) 767-5153
Email: ac-777-ac-888@live.com
Misc: Casual or Blitz tournaments. Everyone welcome. $2 drop-in fee; no fee if a tournament in progress. Bring your own clock if you have own.
Fraser Heights Chess Club 
Place: Erma Stephenson Elementary School Library, 10929 160 Street, Surrey, BC 
Time: Friday nights between 18:30-19:00 (Sept - June) 
Contact: Anca Datcu-Romano
Phone: (604) 583-1395 
Email adatcu@qsoft.ca 
Website: http://www.fraserheightschess.com
Surrey Chess Club 
Place: David Brankin School Library, 9160  128th Street, Surrey, BC 
Time: Tuesdays, 7:15pm 
Contact: Bill Lee
Vancouver
123 Chess Club
Place: Unit 6-2265, 41st Ave., Vancouver, BC
Time: 
Sunday 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Contact: Toni Deline at 604-662-3916 or Maria at 604-271-8168
Website: www.123mathandchess.com 
Brock House Chess Club
Place: Brock House Society Activity Centre for Seniors, 3875 Point Grey Rd., Vancouver, BC (in the Sun Room)
Time:
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Email: frysinfo@shaw.ca
Chigorin Chess Club
Place: 260 Terminal Ave., Vancouver, BC (second floor)
Time:
Sundays, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Contact: Konstantin
Phone: 778-882-7731
Misc: Friendly games and tournaments, free parking, all equipment is provided. No fees. And free chess cookies for kids!
Website: http://www.chigorin.ca
The Gam Chess Club
Place: The Gam Gallery, 110 E. Hastings, Vancouver, BC
Time:
Twice monthly - always different.
Email: thegam@live.com
Phone: 778-235-6928
Misc: The Gam is a gallery, boutique and artist studio located in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside and fronts an artist-only building. We integrate community events with a regular exhibition schedule to create an encompassing space.
Website: http://www.gamgallery.com
Little Mountain Chess Club 
Place: Little Mountain Neighbourhood House, 3981 Main St. (near King Edward Ave.) , Vancouver, BC
Time: Saturdays, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm 
Contact: Eduardo Azmitia: lazmitia@sfu.ca & Aaron Cosenza:xram@shaw.ca 
Phone: Ronald Chavez:
Phone: 604 879 7104
Website: http://www3.telus.net/chessvancouver/ 
Misc: All levels and ages are welcome!
Activities and events for beginners and advanced players 
and also for juniors and seniors
Details of future events will be posted soon. 
Sentinel Chess Club 
Place: Sentinel Secondary School , Vancouver, BC
Time: Tuesday 1 p.m. and Thursday 3 p.m.
Contact: David Gibson David@mrgibson.ca
Misc: Start up high school chess club looking to own the north shore of Vancouver! 
Olympic Village Community Centre Chess Club 
Place: 1 Athletes Way (north foot of Ontario St.), Vancouver, BC
Time: Fridays, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Contact: Costin Rotariu
Email: costin.rotariu@gmail.com
Misc: Here is an opportunity for you to play some Recreation Chess. Please note that no instruction is provided; Each player must bring their own chess set and clock. Drop-In: $2 - Adults and Teens.
Website: Olympic Village Chess Club on Facebook 
UBC Chess Club
Place: Student Union Building (SUB), 6138 Student Union Blvd, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1
Time: 
Monday - 1:30pm to 4pm, Friday 2-5pm
Contact: Aaron Cosenza
Email: Please contact ubcchess@yahoo.ca if you would like to join the club.
Misc: "Drop Ins allowed". 
Website: UBC Chess Club on Facebook 
UBC Learning Exchange Chess Club
Place: 612 Main St, Vancouver, BC
Time: 
Tuesday & Friday - 2:00pm-4:00pm
Misc: The chess club is open to all, to enjoy a few casual games, exchange information and ideas
Website: http://learningexchange.ubc.ca/
Vancouver Chess Club 
Place: 201-1050 Kingsway, Vancouver, BC
Time: Fridays, 7pm 
Contact: David Hunter
Phone: (604) 588-2560.
Vancouver Chess School 
Place: 252-4255 Arbutus St., Vancouver, BC (Arbutus Shopping Centre)
Time: Monday to Saturday, 5pm - 9pm
Email: info@vanchess.ca
Misc: 2012 BC Chess Champion, Maxim Doroshenko, serves as instructor.
Website: http://www.vanchess.ca
Vancouver Junior Chess Club
Place: Ho Math and Chess Learning Centre, Room #4, 2265 West 41st, Vancouver, BC
Time: 
Every Saturday, 10 am to noon
Contact: Frank Ho
Phone: 604-263-4321 or 604-266-0974
Website: http://www.mathandchess.com
Misc: Instruction from a chess master.
Vancouver Active Chess
Contact: Luc Poitras
Phone: 778-846-0496
Email: queluc@lynx.net
Website: http://www.chessmastery.com/bcactive
Misc: Active tournaments organized most months.
Vancouver Art Gallery Chess Club
Time: Saturdays days/evenings
Place: In front of Vancouver Art Gallery
Contact: 
Norm Conrad
Email: nomcomment@gmail.com
Misc: Drop by for free, casual play. All ages and skill levels welcome. Weather permitting, as it is outdoors.
Vernon
Vernon Chess Club
Place:
Bean Scene, Vernon, BC
Time: 
Wednesdays at 6
Victoria
Greater Victoria Public Library 
Place: 735 Broughton St. Victoria, BC 
Times: Tuesdays, 6:30pm-8:30pm; Wednesdays, 9:30am-11:30am. 
Phone: (250) 382-7241
Email: jmoore@gvpl.ca
Misc: Sets available on loan, but bring own clock. 
 
Victoria Chess Club 
Place: see website 
Time: see website 
Contact: see website 
Phone: see website 
Email: victoriachessclub@gmail.com
Website: deleted  
Victoria Junior Chess Society 
Website: www.victoriajuniorchess.pbwiki.com 
White Rock
White Rock Chess Club 
Place: White Rock Library, 15342 Buena Vista Ave., White Rock, BC 
Times: Saturdays, 2:30pm - 4:30pm; Tuesdays, 6:30pm - 8:30pm 
Contact: Henry Sikorski
Phone: 604-542-0430
Email: songline@telus.net
Website: http://www.whiteknightschess.com 
Williams Lake
Cariboo Chess Club 
Place: Williams Lake Library, Williams Lake, BC 
Times: Tuesdays, starting at 3:00pm
Contact: Scott Richardson
Email: scott@caribooblades.com

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Manitoba

 

Winnipeg

University of Manitoba Chess Club 
Place: University of Manitoba, University Centre - Food Court Area, Winnipeg, MB 
Time: Thr 2:30 Fri 4:00 
Contact: Kane
Email: chess.uofm@gmail.com 

 

Rudolf Rocker Chess Club 
Place: 91 Albert Street, Winnipeg, MB 
Time: Saturday 12 noon - 4pm 
Contact: Theodore Wolchock
Email: twolchock@gmail.com 

 

 

 

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New Brunswick

 

Bathurst
Chaleur Regional Chess Club (C.R.C.C.) 
Place: N.B.C.C. Youghall Drive , Bathurst, NB 
Time: Sundays, 1:30pm to 5:00pm. Open to all ages.
Contact: Daniel J. Frenette 
Phone: 506-546-6753
Email: daniel.frenette@nb.aibn.com
Campbellton
Club d'echecs Restigouche Chess Club 
Place: Campbellton Centennial Library and Cafe La Brulerie du quai, Campbellton, NB
Time: Saturdays, 1:00pm to 5:00pm @ The Centennial Library; Sundays, 1:00pm to 4:00pm @ Le Cafe La Brulerie du quai.
Contact: Marc Savoie 
Phone: 506-753-4623
Email: marsavoi@nbnet.nb.ca
Website: campbelltonchess.jimdo.com
Dieppe
Dieppe Chess Club 
Place: Dieppe Community College, 505 rue du College, Dieppe NB 
Time: Wednesday evenings, 7 to 9:15 pm 
Contact: Ghislaine Johnson 
Phone: (506) 388-5251 
Fredericton
St. Thomas University Chess Club 
Place: Holy Cross House, 845 Montgomery St., St. Thomas University, Fredericton NB 
Time: Wednesdays, 6:30pm - 10 pm (meet in the main floor conference room - all materials provided)
Contact : Roland Chrisjohn
Email: rchrisjo@stthomasu.ca
Wwqlcw Chess Club 
Place: Holy Cross House, 845 Montgomery St., St. Thomas University, Fredericton NB 
Time: Sundays, 3:00pm - 7:00pm (meet in the main floor conference room - all materials provided)
Contact : Roland Chrisjohn
Phone: 506-488-6082
Email: rchrisjo@stu.ca
Website: http://wwqlcwchessclub.wordpress.com/
Misc: Note new days and times; everything provided; open to all; all levels of skill; library.
Sackville
Mountie Chess Club 
Place: Mount Allison University, Sackville NB 
Time: Once a month
Contact: Mohammad Faisal Zahid
Phone: 506-233-7754
Email: chess@mta.ca
Website: sac.mta.ca
Saint John

Saint John Chess Club 
Place: NB Community College, 950 Grandview Ave, Saint John
Time: Sundays, at 4:30pm
Contact: Ken Duff
Email: kduff@rogers.com
Website: v8nu74s71s31g374r7ssn017uloss3c1vr3s.unbf.ca/~duff/index.html/

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Newfoundland and Labrador

 

Corner Brook
Corner Brook Chess Club 
Place: Sir Wilfred Grenfell College. Room AS375, Corner Brook, NL 
Time: Thursday 7:30 - 9:30 pm 
Contact: Amar Sodhi 637-6283
Misc: Everyone welcome!
Goose Bay
Upper lake Melville Chess Club 
Place: 
College of the North Atlantic, Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL  
Time:7-9PM Mondays from Sept. to June  
Contact: Paul Motty
Portugal Cove-St. Philip's
Beachy Cove Elementary 
Place: 
Beachy Cove Elementary School, Resource Centre Beachy Cove Road, Portugal Cove-St.Philip's, NL 
Time: lunchtime
Contact: Julie Huntington
Phone: 895-0853
Misc: all students welcome!
St. John's
Goulds Chess Club
Place: Goulds Town Hall/Public Library, Main Road, Goulds, NL
Time: Wednesday evenings, 8:30 PM,
Contact: Malcolm Simpson  
Phone: 745-3190 
Misc: Open to all ages and abilities, 
Goulds Elementary Chess Club
Place: Goulds Elementary Cafeteria, Doyles Road, Goulds, NL 
Time: Thursday evenings, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm, for grades K to 8 
Contact: Malcolm Simpson 
Phone: 745-3190
Hava Java Chess Club
Place: 216 Water Street, St. John's, NL
Time: Play on a drop by basis. Weekdays 7:30am to 11pm, weekends 9am to 11:30pm 
Contact: Rob Collins
Phone: (709) 753-5282
Misc:  For informal coffee shop chess. 
St. John's Chess Club
Place: University Center Cafeteria (South End), Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NL
Time: Tuesday and Friday, 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM 
Contact: Alick Tsui
Phone: (709) 726-9538 
Email: alick.tsui@gmail.com
Misc: Students and non-students of all ages welcome.  
St. John's Vanier Chess Club
Place:
Vanier Elementary School, Ennis Ave, St. John's, NF (for Grades K - 6) 
Time: 9:30 -11:00 am Saturdays September to  June 
Contact: Les Barbour
Phone: (709) 722-5925 

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Northwest Territories

 

Yellowknife
Yellowknife Chess Club 
Place: Subway Restaurant, 5103-50th St., Yellowknife, NT, X1A 2P1
Time: Monday's 7:00 p.m.  
Contact: Neil Sutherland. 

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Nova Scotia

 

Dartmouth
Bluenose Chess Club
Place: 
Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) Waterfront Campus, 80 Mawiomi Place, Dartmouth, NS (Room 4337 of Harbour Wing building)
Time: Thursdays 6:30pm-10:30pm.
E-mail: Ken Cashin skcashin@ns.sympatico.ca
Dartmouth Junior Chess Club
Place: 
Alderney Gate Library, Dartmouth, NS next to the ferry terminal.
Time: Saturdays 1:00pm-4:00pm; September-June each year.
Phone:  Don Bidgood (902) 463-7667 or Halifax Regional Library - Youth Services Department (902) 490-5748
E-mail:  dbidgood@chebucto.ns.ca
Misc: Open to children from 6 to 16. Adult help, either regularly or
occassionally, is always welcome: non chess players to assist with the
registration desk, and chess players to help with the young members.
Call Don Bidgood if you can lend a hand.
Halifax

Dalhousie Chess Society
Place: Room 316, Student Union Building, Dalhousie U, Halifax
Time: Tuesday, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Contact: Kyle Creamer
Info: Open to Public 

Trenton
First Nation Chess Association
Place: 74 Eagle Road, Site #6, Box 91, RR #2, Trenton, NS, B0X 1X0 
Time: Sundays 12pm to 4pm 
Contact: Derek Hatfield (902) 759-6161

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Nunavut

 

Iqaluit
Iqaluit Chess Club 
Place: Iqaluit - usually the Subway 
Time: Usually Sunday afternoons around 2pm 
Contact: Andrew Plunkett (867) 979-1352

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Toronto, ON 

 

Agincourt
Stephen Leacock Collegiate Institute
Place: 2450 Birchmount Road, Agincourt, ON
Ajax
Ajax Chess Club 
Place: Ajax Alliance Church, 115 Ritchie Ave., Ajax, ON (at Westney Rd. exit from 401, north) 
Time: Every 1st, 3rd and 5th Friday, starting at 7:15pm
Cost: Annual membership fee of $50
Contact: Dave Bendl 
Phone: 905-442-6205
Email: dbendl@hotmail.com
Website: http://www.ajaxchessclub.com  
Aurora
Aurora Chess Club 
Website: http://www.aurorachessclub.ca/
Aurora Seniors Chess Club - 55 years and older 
Place: Aurora Seniors Association, 5 Municipal Drive, Box 1000, ON L4G 6J1 
Time: Tuesday evening from 6:00 pm until 8:45 pm, although chess can be played any week day during hours of operaton.
Contact: Brian Warburton 
Email:
 seniors@aci.on.ca or brian102warburton@yahoo.ca 
St. Andrew's College Chess Club 
Place: 15800 Yonge Street, Aurora, ON 
Time: 6:15pm - 7:15pm Tuesday 
Brampton

Bouclier Chess Club 
Place: Financial Dr, Brampton, ON
Time: 11:30-12:50 
Contact: Zakhary Rashid 
Email: zakhary@live.com

Brampton Chess Club 
Place: 76 Main Street North, Brampton, ON.
Time: Tuesdays 7pm-11pm. 
Contact: Barry Thorvardson 
Phone: 905-846-8467  Website: www.bramptonchess.ca


Shahph Puma Sports Club 

Place: Brampton, Vaughn.
Time: Monday and Friday 
Contact: Mathi Mahalingam 

Email: mathi_m@hotmail.com 
Phone: 647-830-4663  Website: www.shahphpuma.com

Little Chess Mates 
Place: Brampton, ON 
Time: Saturdays from 2:00 to 5:30 pm 
Ages: Club is exclusive to children ages 4 to 13 
Contact: Mario 
Email: mario@littlechessmates.com
Website: www.littlechessmates.com

Milton
Milton Chess Club  
Contact: Gordon Gooding
Email: miltonchess@hotmail.com
Website: www.miltonchess.ca
Mississauga
Anapilis Chess Club 
Place: 2185 Stavebank Rd., Mississauga, ON, L5C 1T3 
Time: Tuesdays  at 19:00 P.M. 
Contact: Frank VIilkelis
Phone: 905 2791867
CheckMate Club 
Place: 25 Watline Drive, Mississauga, ON
Time: Friday 6 pm 
Contact: Angela Ramirez
Phone: (416) 871-3954
Mississauga Chess Club 
Place: Erindale United Church, 1444 Dundas Crescent, Mississauga 
Time: Wednesdays, 8-11pm
Website: http://www.mississaugachessclub.ca/
Email: chessking123@hotmail.com

Mississauga Junior Chess Club
Place: Erindale United Church, 1444 Dundas Crescent, Mississauga

Time: Mondays, 7-9pm
Website: www.missisaugachessclub.ca

UofT Mississauga Chess Club 
Place: 3359 Mississauga Road, University of Toronto Mississauga, Student Centre, Room 280 
Time: Mondays and Wednesdays 5pm-8pm
Website: TBA
Email: utmchessclub@gmail.com
North York
A.Y. Jackson Chess Club 
Place: 
100 50 Francine Dr. , North York, ON 
Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays 
Contact: Joanne Tang, Monica Qiu, Yula Wuge
Chess Battlefield of Earl Haig 
Place: 
100 Princess Avenue, North York, ON, M2N 3R7 
Time: Tuesday after school 
Contact: Marcelina Ju
Oriole Chess Club 
Place: 
Oriole Community Centre, 2975 Don Mills Rd. W., 2nd floor 
Time: Sundays, 1:00pm-5:00pm
Contact: Corinna Wan
Website: senecahillchess.com
Peel
Peel Chess Club 
Place: Play casual or CFC rated chess anywhere in the GTA
Time: 7 days a week, year round
Contact John Brown 
Phone: (905) 458-6791.    
Email: thepeelchessclub@hotmail.com
Misc: MEMBERSHIPS start at $25.00 per year. 
Scarborough
Agincourt L'Amoreaux 
Place:
Community Recreation Complex, 2000 McNicoll Avenue (at Kennedy Road), Scarborough, ON.
Time: All-year-round. Frist four Sundays of each month, 12-6pm; First and third Tuesday of each month, 7-10:30pm. 
Email: Shivaharan Thurairasah
Scarborough Chess Club
Place: Birkdale Community Centre, 1299 Ellesmere Road, Toronto, ON (midway between Midland Avenue and Brimley Road on Ellesmere in Scarborough) 
Times: Thursday evenings, doors open @ 7pm (closed in July and August), tournament games start @ 7:30pm 
Contactinfo@ScarboroughChessClub.ca 
Website: www.ScarboroughChessClub.ca
Misc: CFC Rated Swiss tournaments, Round Robin club championship with prize fund and casual play   
Southside Chess Club 
Place: 2065 Midland Ave. Unit 2, Scarborough, Ontario  
Times: 1pm to 3pm every sunday 
Contact: mike@southsidemuaythai.ca 
Website: www.southsidemuaythai.ca/chess/
Misc: Our goal is to promote the benefits of playing chess for kids and young adults
Thornhill
Canadian Chess Academy 
Place: Bayview Golf and Country Club, 25 Fairway Heights Drive (Leslie & Steeles) Thornhill, ON 
Contact: Predrag Putic 
Phone: (416) 787-5523
Website:
 www.chessteacherno1.com
Chess Academy of Canada 
Place: Thornhill Community Centre, 7755 Bayview Avenue, Thornhill, ON (North of Steeles @ John Street) 
Contact: Roman Pelts 
Phone: (905) 709-8611
Fax: 
(905) 709-9102
Website:
 www.chessacademycanada.com
Toronto
Annex Chess Club 
Place: 918 Bathurst Street (just north of Bloor, close to Bathurst subway station), Toronto, ON 
Time: Monday nights 6:30pm - 11:00pm 
Phone: (647)727-3776
Email: info@annexchessclub.com
Website: 
http://www.annexchessclub.com
Chess Institute of Canada
Place: Wellesley Community Centre, 495 Sherbourne St. (NE corner Wellesley St.), Toronto, Ontario.
Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm Every Saturday.
Cost: A free drop-in program for neighbourhood children, with space provided by City of Toronto, Parks & Recreation.
Contact: Ted Winick
Phone: (416) 537-2299 
Email: ted@ChessInstitute.ca
Website: www.ChessInstitute.ca
Misc: For kids K-12.  Casual play, instruction.
Chess Society At York
Place: York University, Toronto, Ontario.
Time: Thursdays & Fridays: 5:30pm-8:30pm
Contact: Alexandru Dumbrava  
Email: al.dumbrava@gmail.com
Misc: Meeting times are subject to change, depending on the school term and what space YorkU gives us.

 Epsilon Learning Centre Chess Club
Place:
 1007 Gerrard Street East, Toronto, Ontario.
Time: Saturday at 11am
Contact: Leslie Loh
Phone: (416) 678-2093
Email: info@Epsilon-Learning.ca
Website: www.Epsilon-Learning.ca
Misc: We are a for profit tutorial centre. We intend to offer chess instruction as one of our subjects.

High Park Chess Club 
Place: High Park (1900 block bloor), Toronto, ON 
Time: 2PM -10PM Every Day 
Website : http://www.chesstoronto.com/contact.html 
Kingsview Chess Club 
Place:
Franklin Horner Community Centre, 432 Horner Avenue, Etobicoke, ON  
Time: We meet Wednesday nights from 7:45pm - 11 pm.  
Contact: Pat Lumia / Milan Cvetkovic
Phone: 416-837-3968
Email: plumia@sympatico.ca
Website: https://www.facebook.com/KingsviewChessClub
Misc: Children 12 years of age or older are welcomed as long as parent stays in club with child.
The Knights of Chess 
Place: 5635 Yonge Street, Suites 201-202, Toronto, ON M2M 3S9 
Time: Sundays 1:30pm - 7:00pm 
Website: http://sites.google.com/site/theknightsofchess/ 
Contact: Yuri (Iuri) Lebedev
Phone: (905)370-2299 or (416)319-2844.
Email: lebedev@post.com
Queens & Kings School of Chess  
Place: 2857 Lawrence Ave E. Suite #14 Toronto, ON 
Time: Sat 10:00-4:00 Sunday 9:00am-1:00 
Contact: Michael McArthur
Phone: 416-533-8035,  416-804-2241
Toronto City Chess Club 
Place:
Millie's Place, 464 Sherbourne St (at Wellesley), Toronto, ON
Time: Sunday 1.00pm to 5:00pm. September to May.
Misc: Casual chess is offered and the use of equipment during club hours. Beginners and visitors are most welcome. Sponsored by: Wellesley Restaurant
Contact: Ian Corkish, Manager
Phone: (416) 324-9989 Ext. 111
Willowdale Chess Club 
Place: 
Earl Bales Park & Community Centre, Toronto, ON  (on Bathurst Street, one traffic light South of Sheppard Ave ) 
Time: Each Tuesday @ 18:45 h. 
Contact: Fred Kormendi 
Phone: (416) 223-0126  
Mail Address: Willowdale Chess Club c/o 207 Connought Ave, Toronto ON, M2M 1H6
Email: dmitry@chernikmusic.com
Website: www.torontochess.org 
Misc: WCC has been active continuously for more than 35 years. We have currently about 40 members and meet for friendly games every Tuesday.   Annual membership is only $10.
Y4MAKASI Chess Club 
Place: 
50 Gervais Dr, Toronto, ON
Time: Mondays @ 6pm 
Contact: Gauvian Itoua Mamic 
Phone: (705) 918-1770  
Email: d.ghost101@gmail.com
Woodbridge
Adult Chess Mates 
Location: Woodbridge, ON 
Time: Fridays at 7:00pm
Ages: Open to all ages 
Contact: Mario
Email: mario@littlechessmates.com

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Ontario

 

Alliston
Alliston Chess Club 
Place: 63 Tupper Street West, Alliston, ON 
Time: 1 pm 
Contact: Chris Rapin 
Email: mcrapin@sympatico.ca
Barrie
Chess Titans
Place: Barrie Public Library, 60 Worsley St, Barrie, ON 
Time: Sunday 2-4pm
Contact: Jake Vaz 
Email: jvaz4491@gmail.com
Brantford
Brantford Chess Club 
Place Cornerstone Chruch, 203 Grand River Avenue, Brantford, Ont. N3T 4Y1
Time Thursday 7pm - Midnight  
Contact: Rob Gashgarian
Phone: 519-751-4157
Email: brantchess.@primus.ca
Website: http://www.brantchess.ca/
Burlington

Burlington Chess Club  
Place: Wellington Square United Church, Caroline Street, Burlington 
Time: Tuesday nights at 7pm
Contact: Bob Gillanders
Email: rgillanders@cogeco.ca
Website: www.burlingtonchessclub.com

Waterdown Chess Club  
Place: St. James United Church, 306 Parksdie Drive, Waterdown, L0R 2H0
Time: Monday nights at 7pm
Contact: Gary Hua
Email: waterdwonchess@yahoo.ca
Website: www.waterdownchessclub.ca

Eagle Minds Jr. Chess Club  
Place: Burlington,  
Time: Thursday nights at 7pm
Contact: Shiva Chakkoli
Email: schakkoli@gmail.com
Website: www.facebook.com/eaglemindschesscoaching

Chatham
Chatham - no current listings for Chatham 
Place: 
Time: 
Contact: 
Misc: 
Cobourg
Cobourg Chess Club
Place: 191 University Avenue East, Cobourg, Ontario, K9A 4X6 
Time: Each Monday, 7pm to 10pm
Membership: $36 per year; non-members and guests - $5 per attendance
Contact: Joe Yalkezian (905)373-1234 OR Sergio Quesada (905)373-1754
Collingwood
Simcoe County Chess Club 
Place: We are located in Barrie, Collingwood, and Orillia, and have been continuously active since 2003 (incorporated in 2007). We are responsive to our community and provide a comprehensive offering for players of all ages and stages: lessons, recreational and competitive play. 
Juniors: (1) Simcoe Satudays lessons and tournaments are offered on a weekly basis from Sept. to May at Ferris Lane Community Church, 49 Ferris Lane, Barrie.(2) Tournaments only at this time at the public libraries in Collingwood and Orillia.(3)Summer Camp: Ferris Lane Community Church & Daycare. 
Adults: Free casual play on a weekly basis for adults only at (1) Bayfield Mall. This group meets (most) Monday evenings at Bayfield Mall in Barrie (used to be Wednesdays). There is no chess offered on holiday Mondays, or if conflicts with other mall events occur. Start time is 6:30pm closing is 9:00pm. Tables are at the Centre Court intersection (at the base of the escalators in front of Price Choppers). Call Andy (705)735-4077 to confirm the group will play on the night you wish to attend. (2) Orillia Square Mall. This group meets (most) Monday evenings at Orillia Square Mall from September through June. There is no chess offered on holiday Mondays, or if conflicts with other mall events occur. Start time is 7:00pm closing is 9:00pm. Tables are near the food court. Call Mary (705)323-3430 to confirm the group will play on the night you wish to attend. Special Events: please visit http://www.simcoecountychessclub.com for our special event tournament information. 
Contact: simcoechess@yahoo.com;
Phone: (705)323-3430.
Website: http://www.simcoecountychessclub.com
Join with us in an effort to grow a permanent chess community here in Simcoe County!
Cornwall
Check Mates
Place: Cornwall Public Library
Time: Saturdays (Fridays in July and August), 2pm to 4pm
Contact: Clifford Labre 
Phone: (613)932-4796.
Website: http://www.audiapason.ca/page5/page10/page49/index.html
Tri-County Chess Club
Place: Cornwall Public Library
Time: Wednesdays (during the school year), 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Contact: Clifford Labre 
Phone: (613)932-4796. 
Website: http://www.audiapason.ca/page5/page10/page50/index.html
Dundas
Dundas Chess Club
Contact: Bill Oates 
Email: chess.dundas@gmail.com
Website: http://www.chess-dundas.ca/
Guelph
University of Guelph Chess Club 
Place: University of Guelph, University Center 3rd floor 
Time: Wednesday evenings 7:30 
Contact: Bruce Hurst, Hal Bond
Email: chess@uoguelph.ca
Website: http://www.uoguelph.ca/~chess
Hamilton
Chess Ministry and Competitive Chess for Youth Chess Outposts 
Misc: Chess Learning Clinic Clubs
Contact: Jacy Flynn
Phone: (905) 574-3941
Email: abequeacademy@hotmail.com 
Website: http://chess4youth.webs.com/ 
Hamilton City Chess Club
Contact:Garvin Nunes
Email: chesshamilton@gmail.com 
Website: http://chesshamilton.mygamesonline.org/news.php
Huntsville
Huntsville Chess Club 
Place: Huntsville, ON 
Time:
 Tues. 6:00-9:30
Contact: John Campbell 
Phone: 705 789 6675
Kanata
Kanata Chess Club 
Place: St Martin de Porres School, 20 McKitrick Dr., Kanata, ON 
Time: Wednesdays 7pm - 9pm
Contact: Dave Anderson 
Phone: 613-836-6869
Email: dave.sam.anderson@sympatico.ca
Website: http://www.kanatachessclub.weebly.com
Kanata Junior Chess Club 
Place: Ottawa Public Library, Hazeldean Branch, 50 Castlefrank, Kanata, ON
Contact: Howard Gordon
Phone: (613) 839-2971
Kingston

Queen's University Chess Club 
Place: John Deutsch University Centre, Room 352, Queen's University (NE corner of University Ave. and Union St.), Kingston, ON
Time: Thursdays, 7-10:30 p.m. 
Contact: President - Alex Lambruschini: 2ahl@qlink.queensu.ca or Coach - Frank Dixon: frankd_chess@hotmail.com
Website: http://www.freewebs.com/cpsca/queenschess.htm
Misc: Open to all, no membership fee, equipment supplied, free parking nearby. Free instruction for new players

Mohsen Najafi Yazdi
Place: 1066 KIng St. W., K7M 9C5, Kingston, Ontario 
Time: Saturays
Contact: Mohsen Najafi Yazdi
Phone: (613) 770-1210

Email: najafiyazdi.mohsen@gmail.com

Kitchener
Concordia Chess Club 
Place: 429 Ottawa St. South, Kitchener, Ontario N2M3P6 
Time: Thursdays 19:30 to 24:00. 
Contact: Stephen Kennel 
Phone:519-632-7508
Email: stephen.kennel@sympatico.ca
Website: http://www3.sympatico.ca/stephen.kennel/chess.htm
Misc: this is one of the most comfortable and well serviced clubs for playing chess (casual players welcome)
Kitchener-Waterloo Chess Club
Place:
 Kitchener City Hall, 200 King St. W., Conestoga Room (1st floor, behind Rotunda),  Kitchener, Ontario, 
Time: Tuesdays (year round) 7:00 to 10:30 p.m., Sundays (Sept. to May) 1:00 to 5:00pm.
Misc: We also run a free all-day summertime outdoor program in front of City Hall, which is open to all persons (8 chess tables with Hans Jung as full-time co-ordinator). The club has beautiful and comfortable facilities and is open to all ages and abilities. Chess sets and clocks are provided. We provide casual and tournament play and chess instruction for both beginner and advanced players. 
Contact: Hans Jung or Doug Hoch
Phone: (519) 741-2611.
Email: dhoch@golden.net or hans_chess@rogers.com
Website: http://www.kwchess.com/ 
Lakefield
Lakefield College School Chess Club 
Place: Lakefield College, Lakefield, Ontario  K0L 2H0 
Time: Weekdays 
Contact: Alex Reid 
London
London Chess Club

Place: Kiwanis Senior Center, 78 Riverside Dr., London, ON
Time: Thursday evenings 6:30pm to 10:15pm 
Contact: Steve Killi
Phone: (519) 642-3684
Email: skilli2119@rogers.com 
Website: http://www.londonchessclub.ca/ 

North Bay
North Bay Chess Club 
Place: at Royal Canadian Legion on First Avenue 
When: Thursdays AT 6:30 pm 
Contacts: Ken Robinson 705 497 3227, Roy Darbyson 795 752 3337
NUSU King's Side Chess Society 
Place: Nipissing University, North Bay, ON 
Time: Fridays 3:30-5:30 (F305) 
Contact: Scott Aspden
Email: scott_aspden@hotmail.com
Oakville
Sheridan College Chess Club 
Place: 1430 Trafalgar Rd., Oakville, ON 
Time: Mondays at 4 PM, Tuesdays at 12 noon, and Fridays at 2 PM. 
Contact: Jimmy Vermeer 
Email: james.vermeer@sheridanc.on.ca
Misc: Only open to Sheridan students and staff.  
Orangeville
Orangeville Chess Club 
Place: Broadway and First, Meridian room, Orangeville
Time: Wednesday evenings 7:00 
Contact: mikerawding@hotmail.com
Orillia
Simcoe County Chess Club 
Place: We are located in Barrie, Collingwood, and Orillia, and have been continuously active since 2003 (incorporated in 2007). We are responsive to our community and provide a comprehensive offering for players of all ages and stages: lessons, recreational and competitive play. 
Juniors: (1) Simcoe Satudays lessons and tournaments are offered on a weekly basis from Sept. to May at Ferris Lane Community Church, 49 Ferris Lane, Barrie.(2) Tournaments only at this time at the public libraries in Collingwood and Orillia.(3)Summer Camp: Ferris Lane Community Church & Daycare. 
Adults: Free casual play on a weekly basis for adults only at (1) Bayfield Mall. This group meets (most) Monday evenings at Bayfield Mall in Barrie (used to be Wednesdays). There is no chess offered on holiday Mondays, or if conflicts with other mall events occur. Start time is 6:30pm closing is 9:00pm. Tables are at the Centre Court intersection (at the base of the escalators in front of Price Choppers). Call Andy (705)735-4077 to confirm the group will play on the night you wish to attend. (2) Orillia Square Mall. This group meets (most) Monday evenings at Orillia Square Mall from September through June. There is no chess offered on holiday Mondays, or if conflicts with other mall events occur. Start time is 7:00pm closing is 9:00pm. Tables are near the food court. Call Mary (705)323-3430 to confirm the group will play on the night you wish to attend. Special Events: please visit http://www.simcoecountychessclub.com for our special event tournament information. 
Contact: simcoechess@yahoo.com;
Phone: (705)323-3430.
Website: http://www.simcoecountychessclub.com
Join with us in an effort to grow a permanent chess community here in Simcoe County!
Oshawa
Grace Chess Club 
Place: 540 Cromwell Avenue, Oshawa, ON 
Time: 3:30 Tuesdays 
Contact: Myron Silver
Phone: 905-728-9700 
Ottawa
Ottawa Chess Club 
Contact: Mark Lewsey, Neil Frarey, IM Tom O'Donnell.
Email: ottawachessclub@hotmail.com
Website: http://www.ottawachessclub.com/ 
Ottawa R.A. Chess Club 
Place: R.A Centre, 2451 Riverside Drive, Ottawa, Ontario 
Time: Thursday 7:30PM, Sunday 1PM 
Contact: Garland Best
Phone: (613) 294-5621 
Email: gbestchess@gmail.com 
Website: http://ottawarachessclub.pbwiki.com/.

Ottawa Sunday Chess Club for Children 

Place: Nepean (Barrhaven), Kanata (Beaverbrook) 

Time: afternoons in Barrhaven, evenings in Beaverbrook

Misc: Offering 3 sessions per year, between September and June, each 9 weeks long. The students are divided based on ability level, into as many as 9 small groups. Most classes are 60 minutes long, including formal instruction, game play, homework sheets, and an accomplishment certificate. Classes for the top group are 90-120 minutes long, including recorded rated games, followed by game analysis. The last week of each session is actually an official big tournament with all the children from all the classes, with many trophies per group, and officially rated per Chess&Math Association (CMA). In addition, every student receives a medal or a plaque.

If you would like more information for your family, please email arismarghetis@rogers.com

 

Chess in the Library-Ruth E. Dickinson Library
Place: 100 Malvern Dr., Ottawa, Ontario 
Time: 1:30PM to 3:00PM on Saturays
Contact: Qin, Zi Yi (Joey)
Phone: (613) 580-2796
Email: info@chessinthelibrary.com
Website: http://www.chessinthelibrary.com
Chess in the Library-Hazeldean Library
Place: Ottawa, Ontario 
Time: 1:30PM to 3:00PM on Saturays
Contact: Qin, Zi Yi (Joey)
Phone: (613) 748-4208
Email: info@chessinthelibrary.com
Website: http://www.chessinthelibrary.com

Chess in the Library
Place: 2036 Ogilvie Rd., Ottawa, Ontario 
Time: 1:30PM to 3:00PM on Saturays
Contact: Qin, Zi Yi (Joey)
Phone: (613) 836-1900
Email: info@chessinthelibrary.com
Website: http://www.chessinthelibrary.com

Owen Sound
Grey Bruce Chess Club
Place: Farmer's Market, 114 - 8th Street East (Behind City Hall), Owen Sound, ON 
Time: Wednesdays 6:30pm-9:30pm 
Contact: Kees Van Aalst (519) 372-0265 or Craig Sadler craigsadler@hotmail.com 
Parry Sound
Parry Sound Central Georgian Bay Chess Association 
Place: Optimist Centre  36 Smith Cres., Parry Sound, ON 
Time: 6:30 - 9:30 Tuesday evenings
Contact: Robert Hiuser
Peterborough
Peterborough YMCA Chess Club 
Place: YMCA, 123 Aylmer St. South, Peterborough, ON, K9J 3H8 
Time: Thursday (all year) 7:00-10:00pm 
Contact: Ken Craig at 755-0666
Pickering
Pickering Chess Club 
Place: No information available, please email cfc office 
Time:  
Contact: 
Port Hope
Port Hope Chess Club 
Place: no longer active
Contact:  
Email: 
St. Catharines
St. Catherines Chess Club 
Place:
Corner of Currie St. & Dieppe Rd.. St. Catharines, Ontario 
Time: Tues & Thurs 6-9 pm Sept-July 
Contact: Keith Wight (905)-937-5838 or Doran Hallett (905) 646-6725
Simcoe
Norfolk Chess Club 
Place: Simcoe Seniors Centre at 89 Pond St., Simcoe, Ontario 
Time: 7-10 PM Monday 
Contact: Dave Bruder
Phone: 519-428-9004 or 519 428 1317
Email: ironman282@hotmail.com 
Website:  http://www.freewebs.com/chessnorfolk/
Sudbury
Sudbury Chess Club 
Place: 49 Fairview Avenue, Sudbury, ON. Fairview Avenue is one block east of the Rainbow Centre (formerly the City Centre mall), off Lloyd Street  
Time: Saturday 1pm; Tuesday 6pm. 
Contact: Joe Dumontelle 
Phone: (705) 675-1706 (please phone before you come)
Email: jadumontelle@yahoo.ca 
Sudbury Parkside Chess Club 
Place: 140 Durham Street, Sudbury, Ontario As of July 1st, 2008 
Time: Wednesday, 6 pm to 9 pm 
Contact: Derrick Fleming
Phone: (705) 671-2090
Email: schess1954@hotmail.com 
Thornbury
Thornbury Chess Club
Place: L.E. Shore Memorial Library, 183 Bruce Street South, Thornbury, ON 
Time: Every Thursday, 6 - 8pm 
Contact: Ruth Major
Phone: (519) 599-3681
Thunder Bay
Thunder Bay - Central Canada Chess League Tournament Club 
Place: 
Box 29132, Thunder Bay, ON, P7B 6P9 
Time: For all tournament times check website
Contact: John Rutherford
Email: chessguy_eh@yahoo.ca
Website: http://www.chess4all.com
Thunder Bay Starbucks-Chapters Chess Club 
Place: 
Starbucks Cafe in Chapters Book Store 
Time: Sundays 1-4pm 
Contact: John Rutherford
Phone: (807) 622-6773 
Email: chessguy_eh@yahoo.ca 
Misc: Bring your own set.
Timmins
Timmins Chess Club 
Place: 101 Mall food court
Time: Saturday 2pm-6pm. 
Price: $2 per day or $25 per year. Everyone welcome. We host up to 6 tournaments per year.
Contact: Bruce MacKinnon
Phone: 705-360-5074. 
Website: http://www.timminschessclub.com 
Tottenham
Tottenham Chess Club 
Place: Lions' Den, Tottenham Community Centre, Tottenham, ON 
Time: Thursday, 7pm to 10pm 
Contact: Les Stevens
Phone: 905 936 5644
Email: les.stevens@sympatico.ca
Utopia
The Knight Game Chess Club 
Place: 8440 County Road 56, Utopia, ON  L0M 1T0 
Time:
 Wednesday evenings 7pm to midnight 
Contact: Lucy & Nelson Bonjour
Phone: (705) 424-2438 Cell: (705) 715-1085
Vankleek Hill
Vankleek Hill Chess Club 
Place: Champlain Library 94 Main Street, Vankleek Hill, ON 
Time: Saturday 10:00 am 
Contact: Normand Laurin
Walpole Island
WIFN Chess Club 
Place: Thunderbird Mall, In the foyer, right over the bridge. Walpole Island, ON.
Time: Monday Nites, 7-10 pm
Contact: Ric Nahdee
Phone: 519-627-8475
Misc: Bring ur own pieces and boards.
Waterloo
Sir John A. Macdonald Chess Club 
Place: 650 Laurelwood Drive, Waterloo, Ontario
Time: 11:30am EST Friday 
Contact: Jason Schattman
Windsor
Riverside Chess Club 
Place: Riverside Library 6305 Wyandotte Street East, Windsor, ON 
Time: Tuesday 6pm to 9pm (summer time 5 to 8pm) and Saturday 12noon to 5pm 
Contact: Valentine Hompoth 
Phone: (519) 251-8151
Email: photo1com@hotmail.com
Website: http://www.windsorchess.com/
University of Windsor Chess Club 
Place: CAW Student Centre (Main floor), University of Windsor, Windsor, ON 
Time: 5:00 - 8:00 PM Every Friday, September through to mid April. 
Contact: Gord St. Pierre 
Email: uwindsorchess@gmail.com  

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Prince Edward Island

 

Charlottetown

UPEI / Charlottetown Chess Club 
Place:
Room 208, Robertson Library Building, UPEI, Charlottetown, PEI 
Time: Tuesday, 6:45pm - 10:30pm
Contact: Fred McKim
Phone: 902-894-8713 (H), 902-566-8079 (W) 
Email: fred_mckim@hotmail.com 
Website: UPEI / Charlottetown Chess Club

Summerside

Summerside Chess Club 
Name: The Summerside Chess Club, Summerside, Prince Edward Island 
Place: Trinity United Church, 90 Spring Street, Summerside, PE, C1N 3E4, Canada (Wednesdays); The Summerside Farmers' Market (Saturdays); Summerside Rotary a Library (first Sunday of every month)
Time: Wednesdays, 7:00pm-8:30pm; Saturdays, 9:00am-1:00pm; first Sunday of the month, 1:00pm-3:00pm
Contact: Alex Davies 
Phone: (902) 436-5180
Email: mradavies@hotmail.com
Website: www.summersidechessclub.com

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Quebec

 

Bellefeuille
St-Jerome La Variante Chess Club 
Place:
450 La Salette, Bellefeuille Qc (in the municipal library). Write to : 924 Citation, Bellefeuille QC J0R 1A0.  
Time: mondays, 7pm to 11pm.
Fees: 25$/year (15$/year for under 18,  30$/y for a family) or a 2$ fee per night.
Activities: tournaments, semi-fast games, blitz, problems.
Contact: Jean-Luc Grenier
Phone: (450) 438-8202 
Email: jlgrenier@videotron.ca.
Website: http://www.multimania.com/lavariante/index.htm
Chicoutimi

Club d'Echecs de Chicoutimi 
Place: Centre de la culture et des arts, coin rue racine et rue Hotel de ville, Chicoutimi, QC 
Time: Mardi, 19:00 
Contact: Eric Gravel
Phone: 418-612-0786 
Websitehttp://www.clubechecssaguenay.com/

Drummondville

Drummondville Chess Club 
Place
: Drummondville, Quebec
Website: http://membres.tripod.fr/Ced_4/Index.html 

Gatineau

Aylmer Chess Club 
Place
: 115 Rue Principale (2nd floor), Gatineau, QC
Time: Fridays, 18h30 to 22h30
Contact: Regis Bellemare
Email: ceaylmer@hotmail.com
Website: www.matoutaouais.org
Misc: Open to all. Instruction for kids and beginners. Monthly tournaments.

Hull

Hull Chess Club / Cercle d'échecs de Hull 
Place: 120 Charlevoix, Hull, Quebec
Time: Tuesdays, 6:45PM 
Contact: Robert Pilon 
Phone: 777-8776
Email: robertpilon@videotron.ca 

Montreal

Brainwashcafe
Place
: 3650 Lorne Ave., Montreal 
Time: 9am to Midnight daily
Contact: Lisa
Phone: 514-282-3344

 

Café Pi 
Place: 4127 Boul.St-Laurent Montréal,Qc H2W 1Y7 
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Contact: Vanessa Kiss 
Phone: 514-286-4828
Email: cafepi2001@hotmail.com

 

Concordia Chess Club 
Place: 1455 Maisonneuve, Montreal, QC 
Time: Varies - email for current information 
Emailchess.concordia@gmail.com 
Websitehttp://chess.concordia.ca/

 

Montreal Chess Club 
Place: 3423 St. Denis (4th Floor), Montreal, QC 
Time: Monday to Thursday; 10am-6pm. Friday 10am-11pm. Open later (weekdays), and weekends when tournaments are scheduled. 
Contact: (514) 522-3927

 
Pointe-Claire

Lakeshore Chess Club 
Place: Cedar Park United Church, 204 Lakeview, Pointe-Claire, QC 
Time: Most Fridays (Sept-June) 7:30-11pm. 
Contact: Stuart Corbett
Phone: (514) 631-3368, (514) 234-0751

Saint-Bruno

Club junior d'échecs de Saint-Bruno 
Place: 15 Sabrevois, Saint-Bruno, Quebec, J3V 1G9 
Contact: Claude Lalumière
Email: clalumiere@envirinfo.qc.ca
Misc: The Club junior d'échecs de Saint-Bruno is a non profit organisation providing chess lessons and training to school level students in Saint-Bruno, Québec. 

Saint Jean

Saint Jean Club d'échecs 
sur Richelieu Inc
 100 rue Bernard, 2e étage Saint Jean, Qué.,
Renseignements: Diane Mongeau (450) 347-5577 Gaétan Morin (450) 346-2517
Adresse postale: Club d'échecs de Saint Jean sur Richelieu a/s M. Audet 769 Palmer Saint Sébastien, Qué., J0J 2C0
Activités: Tous les mercredis soirs à compter de 19:00h, du 6 septembre 2000 et jusqu'en mai 2001. 
Contact: Courriel
Email: http://www.echecs-sherbrooke.com/

Salaberry-de-Valleyfield

Club d'échecs de Valleyfield
Édifice Raphael-Barrette, 222 Alphonse-Desjardins, Salaberry-de-Valleyfield
Activités: Wednesdays 19h00 from September through May
Contact: martin.morissette@clubdechecsvalleyfield.com
Phone:450-267-0106

Sherbrooke

Sherbrooke Chess Club 
Place: Bibliotheque Eva-Senecal, 420, rue Marquette, Sherbrooke, QC
Time: Every Friday 19pm 
Contact: Jose Lopez
Phone: (819) 569-9702
Email: info@echecs-sherbrooke.com
Website: http://www.echecs-sherbrooke.com/ 

Sutton

Sutton Junction Chess Club 
Place: At the Forge d'Oll, 1057 ch Vallee, Sutton, QC J0E 2K0
Time: Every Wednesday at 7PM until 11 PM 
Contact: Nelson Ethier, 1311A Valley Rd. Sutton, QC., J0E 2K0 
Phone: 450-538-7285.
Email: chess.pokerclub@sympatico.ca
Misc: Our email address indicates a poker club also but that is on Thursday night and has nothing to do with the chess club on Wednesday night. We would like to have tournaments with other clubs. We are supported by Tourism Sutton.

Trois-Rivières

Le Club d'Échecs de Trois-Rivières
Place: l'école Sainte-Thérèse, 1405 11e Rue, Trois-Rivières , QC
Time: Monday evenings; (Youth 6:15-7:30pm)
Contact: Richard Duguay  
Phone: (819) 379-5083  
Website:www.clubechecs3r.com
Email: info@clubechecs3r.com

Val D'Or

Val D'Or Les Cavaliers D'Or
Place: 51 St-Jacques, Val D'Or, Abitibi, QC
Time:Wednesday 19-24H00 
Contact: Alain Authier 
Phone: 819-280-2400 
Email: alain.authier@sympatico.ca

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Saskatchewan

 

Eyebrow

The Black Knights Chess Club 
Place: Box 130, Eyebrow, SK 
Time: Wednesdays 3:05 to 4:30 
Contact: Brendon Shields 759-2238 or Erik Anderson 759-2536

Regina

Queen City Chess Club of Regina 
Place: Riddell Centre, University of Regina, 3737 Wascana Parkway
Time: 7-9PM Thursdays
Contact: Brandin Titanich, Tom Boshoff, Justin Kline 
Phone: (306) 525-1715, (306) 999-3210
Email: QueenCityChess@outlook.com
Website: http://www.queencitychess.club/ 

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/QueenCityChessRegina 

Saskatoon

Saskatoon Chess Club 
Place: Lower Place Riel, University of Saskatchewan, 1 Campus Drive, Saskatoon, SK 
Time: Sunday 11am - 3pm, Saturday - please visit website or facebook page.
Contact: John Ng, President 
Phone: (306) 717-9622 
Email: stoonchess@gmail.com 
Webpage: http://saskatoonchessclub.weebly.com/ 

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Yukon

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