Places to Play

The following are chess clubs that are currently active in Nova Scotia. If you run a chess club that is not on this page, and would like it added to the list, please contact Chris Felix at chris.felix@cdevastation.com

Dartmouth Junior Chess Club

Open Hours 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm every Saturday (from late September to early May)
Location Creighton Room at Alderney Gate Library, 60 Alderney Drive, Dartmouth
Contact Don Bidgood at (902) 463-7667 or Alderney Gate Library Youth Services at (902) 490-5748
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An active, well organized chess club suitable to school age players of all levels. Play in a fun atmosphere, with help from local experts.

The club also holds annual junior chess tournament, which usually takes place on the March Break Saturday.



Oxford School Chess Club

Open Hours Tuesdays 2:35 to 4:15 (starting November until mid April)
Location Oxford School, 6364 North Street, Halifax
Contact Frank King at kingf333@icloud.com
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Open to students of all skill levels at Oxford School.



St. Joseph's-Alexander McKay Elementary School Chess Club

Open Hours Mondays at lunch-time
Location St. Joseph's-Alexander McKay Elementary, Halifax
Contact David Redwood at redwood.david@gmail.com
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Open to students of all skill levels at St. Joseph's-Alexander McKay Elementary School.



Enfield District School Chess Club

Open Hours Twice a week at lunch time (days for 08-09 school year to be determined)
Location Enfield District School, Catherine St. Enfield, Nova Scotia
Contact Art or Eileen Crane at (902) 883-7046 or e.dwyer@ns.sympatico.ca
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An active, well organized chess club suitable to school age players of all levels. Play in a fun atmosphere, with help from local experts.

The club also holds annual junior chess tournament, which usually takes place on the March Break Saturday.