Weekly or Monthly
Saturdays at 3:30 pm

The Life Skill benefits of chess for kids are huge


  • Sportsmanship
  • Respect
  • Strategy thinking and concentration
  • Problem solving skills, planning and fore sight


  • Attention span
  • Healthy habits
  • Uses both sides of the brain
  • Reading skills
  • Attention span
  • Creative thinking using the right side of the brain
  • Memory (good for us volunteers too – one study showed those who play chess were less likely to get Alzheimer’s disease)

US Chess Federation: “Chess Makes Kids Smart”