Community Classes for All Ages and Abilities

HRCA has expanded our offerings to include classes with community partners for all ages.  We offer Beginner / Intro to Chess and Intermediate (Session 1 topic is Tactics) classes at the following locations for kids and adults.

Kempsville Recreation Center, 800 Monmouth Lane, Virginia Beach:  The first session starts January 9th and takes place on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30 PM for six weeks (12 classes).  The cost of the class is only $69.  Rec Center membership is required — the annual fee is very low and provides access to many other great programs and the city’s world class system of rec centers.  If you miss the January start date, the next session begins February 27th.

REGISTER HERE for Intro to Chess or Intermediate Chess at Kempsville Recreation Center.

REGISTER HERE for Rec Center membership if not already a member.


Slover Library, 235 E Plume Street, Norfolk:  The first session starts January 14th and takes place on Saturdays at 10 am for twelve weeks, ending March 11th.  THIS CLASS IS FREE.  If you miss the first session, another session begins March 25th.

REGISTER HERE for Intro to Chess or Intermediate Chess at Slover Library.


In addition, our Master Class (held via Zoom) is open to advanced students of any age, children and adults.

Stay tuned to this page for additional locations we are working on in Suffolk and Newport News / Peninsula.