Chess Club

Chess Club

The Francis A. Gregory Library Chess Club meets weekly on Wednesday nights from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. We welcome players of all ages and abilities.This program will be held in the first floor meeting room unless otherwise noted.

Chess Challenge in D.C.: Chess Tournament

Chess Challenge in DC will host an unrated chess tournament for ages K-12. Register early, space is limited.For more information, call 202-281-2598.This program is free and open to the public.Register online or call the Dorothy I. Height Benning Neighborhood Library for further information.

Chess Club

For Teen Tech Week, Chess Club is going high-tech, featuring online play. Come to the Teen Space to learn how to play chess and master unique chess strategies from our instructor. Ages 13-19.

Board Game Afternoon

Join us at every Sunday afternoon to play fun board games against your friends or learn chess! For kids 10 and older.

Chess Tournament for Adults

Chess tournament for adults held the last Saturday of each month.This program is free and open to the public.


Come one, come all!

Chess for Girls of All Ages

That's right! bring on the pink and purple chess boards, tiaras and cupcakes and join the fun as girls of all ages (women too) learn strategies for playing and winning at chess. This popular class is growing.Best for ages 2-4 (with parents) and girls and women 4 and older.

Chess Club

Come to the Teen Space to learn how to play chess and master unique chess strategies from our instructor.Ages 13-19.

Chess Instruction for Girls

Chess instruction focused for girls only. Girls ages 4 and older meet to learn strategies for learning to play and compete in chess.Best for ages 4-14.

Open Chess Play for Teens

Join us every Tuesday evening for open chess play at the Bellevue Library. We will be meeting and playing on the third floor in meeting room A.Players of any skill level are invited to hone their skills or learn to play in an informal and welcoming environment. Learn the fundamentals or practice for the next tournament with other teenage king slayers!