Chess @ Zinc Afterschool Workshops 2016-2017

Afterschool Chess Programs in the Heart of Greenwich Village! Chess NYC @ Zinc.

Open to All Students, All Schools

  • Spring Session | February 6th - June 13th (Public School Calendar)
  • Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays


Advancing in Chess

The Advancing in Chess group will take beginners to the next level! These students will focus on chess tactics, opening development and basic endgame strategies. Students in this group are not required to have USCF ratings, but should be committed to playing at least one tournament per semester.

"Having fun while becoming a better prepared student...It doesn't get any better than that!"


General Schedule: 
  • 3:00 Instructors gather with students
  • 3:00 - 3:30 Snack time, Free time
  • 3:45 - 5:00 Students will engage in a variety of appropriate activities within their respective programs, including lectures, puzzles, structured play, competitions, and more
  • 5:00 - 5:15 Pick up, puzzles, cool down
  • 5:15 - 6:00 Late Pick Up

Help Support Club Chess Kids!

Here's an opportunity to support your school's program and free.

The excitement around here continues to grow! Sponsor a classmate in need, help cover costs associated with National, City and State competitions, knowing that 100% of your donation will directly to your chess program and nowhere else. New York City Chess Services Inc. a non profit IRS approved 501(c)(3) created by Chess NYC to make this happen!

* Financial Assistance Available for all Chess NYC group programs

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