First CJCC tournament of the new school year! Never play an official game? Not very good at chess? Don't worry. Our tournament has 3 different sections suitable for juniors with different chess skills.
Come drop by for a fun game of chess with a chess expert! If you don't know how to play chess yet, or you're looking to improve your skills, we’ll teach you everything there is to know about this timeless board game. Children under 12, please bring a parent or caregiver.
It will run at Crowfoot library from 2-4pm on Saturday February 25th. Address: 8665 Nose Hill Dr NW, Calgary.
This event is free of charge and open to all members of Calgary Junior Chess Centre.
2023-02-21 08:43:54 by Wanjing Hu
Chess in the Library is Back in Person
By James Zhang
The first in person session of Chess in the Libary will be held 1-3PM on Saturday November 19th at the Crowfoot Libary (8665 Nose Hill Dr NW, Calgary).
2022 AYCC will be held in Edmonton on April 23-24. Travel grant holders must provide receipts to be reimbursed for their travel expenses.
To be eligible for travel grants, a player must have particiated minimum of 3 CJCC monthly events (tournaments or chess schools, coaching in chess school or chess-in-library also counts) between September 1, 2021 and April 22, 2022.
For those who have won the tournaments (CYCC on Mar 19/20) but have not played enough tournament in CJCC, you can consider to play the two tournaments on April 2nd and April 10th, then you will be eligible for the travel grants.
2022-03-29 03:19:47 by Yao Wang
2022 Alberta Chess Challenge
By Sean Wu
We were informed that the 2022 Canadian Chess Challenge would be held online in June, and Alberta Chess Challenge should also be online as CMA (Chess and Math Association) required.
Now, Alberta Chess Challenge will be hosted by Derek Thomas in Edmonton, who will post the registration form in ACA and CJCC will repost after.
Derek has not decided the date yet, but most likely it would be Apr. 30 or May 1st.
2022-03-22 07:52:06 by Yao Wang
Over the board chess is back!
The Calgary Junior Chess Centre has restarted hosting in person competitions! The tournaments take place at the Renert School. See upcoming events for our competitions.