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Mechanics’ Institute -- Scholastic Chess Program

After School Classes -- Weekend Clubs -- Seasonal Camps -- Tournaments


IN SESSION: Seasonal Camps

Seasonal camps are the best way to have an intensive course in chess, and spend the break with educational yet fun activity. We aim to offer chess camps for all groups: from absolute beginners to advanced groups. 

Upcoming Camps: 

Intermediate Camp: July 22-26, 11AM - 4PM at the Mechanics' Institute Chess Club - Learn more about it here  and Register HERE

FREE Kids' Camp: Aug 12-16, 12PM - 4PM at the Mechanics' Institute Chess Club - Learn more about it here  and Register HERE (yes, it's FREE but you still need to register for $0!)




More information is coming!


Chess in Schools: Lunch and After School classes 

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Weekend Clubs

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Need chess at your school? Contact us for more information

Mechanics' Institute Chess Club and it's team are ready to bring chess to your school and organization. We have different comprehensive packages to serve any type of school and community.

For detailed information and start the discussion how to make it happen, please reach out to Dr. Judit Sztaray, General Manager for the Youth Outreach Programs and Special events at jsztaray at