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Chess in the Hampton Roads Area
Casual chess: I've been told that casual chess is being
played at Cafe
Stella, 1907 Colonial Ave Norfolk, VA 23517. Some players
been getting there at about 6:30 pm. I have also heard that players have been seen playing at the food court at Military Circle Mall.
No time or day info available.
ODU Chess Club The club meets on Mondays starting a 5 pm. Meetings are in the North Cafeteria in the Webb Center. Visitors welcome.
Hampton Roads Chess Club - Norfolk
The club does not have a tournament
schedule at this time.
Temporarily, the club is meeting at Granby House rec. room 100 Suburban Pkwy just off Granby Street. Chris Giofreda is now running the
club. I don't know of any scheduled activities right now. Contact Chris Giofreda for information.
Hampton Roads Scholastic Chess Club - Virginia
Beach The HRSCC meets from 5-7 at Old Donation
Center, 1008 Ferry Plantation Road
We only meet during the school year. Our last meeting of the season is 10 June. We have no meeting April 15th (Spring Break). We play
USCF rated tournaments at most meetings. Open to players in grades Pre-K thru 12. E-mail Contact: Christina Schweiss
Chess Club - Gloucester main library. The club
meets on Tuesdays from 6 to 8 pm. Contact/info is on site.
ThursdayLambert's Point Community Center 1251 W. 42nd Street, Norfolk. Play chess and teach the newcomers. A club for players of all ages.
Adult players encouraged to come and teach the young players E-mail contact: Lisa Suhay. Website: http://www.nicechess.net/
Newport News Chess Club Lee Pitts runs the Newport News chess club. It meets at the Patrick Henry Mall in Newport News.
The club meets on Thursday evenings starting at 6:30 pm. The club has changed their website and are now using FaceBook.
For additional information, call Lee at (757) 870-9717 or e-mail him at email@example.com.
Virginia Beach Chess Club - 2nd Thursday of each month from 5:30 to 8:30 pm. Meets at the Joint Use Library located at the corner of
Rosemont Road and Faculty Boulevard on the TCC Virginia Beach Campus. Ask the front desk for directions to the room. This year's
dates are 9/12, 10/10, 11/14, and 12/12. Casual chess and study. Players of all ages welcome. Some chess equipment available.
Click here for the 2014 schedule of events.
Hampton Chess club Louis Stevens runs the Hampton Chess Club. It meets at Barnes and Noble 5100 Kilgore Avenue
( Peninsula Town center) Hampton, Virginia 23666. Meetings are on alternate Sundays starting 8/11 from 1-4 pm. Contact
Louis at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upcoming tournaments & events in
HRCC Tuesday night tournaments Beth Messiah Synagogue, Norfolk Registration & check-in ends at 7:25 1st round starts at 7:30.
Chess Federation Events for 2014
Visit the home page of the Virginia Chess
Federation (VCF) at www.vachess.org for more
information about our State Organization. The following is a
list of upcoming VCF events.
Visit the VCF home page for a complete tournament schedule. Click on the tournament name if underlined to go to the web page for the tournament.
Regional Events of Interest
For Scholastic Chess info. visit http://www.vschess.org
Visit the VCF home page for a complete tournament schedule.
Click on the tournament name if underlined to go to the web page for the tournament.