Cedar Rapids Chess Club

About Us

The Cedar Rapids Chess Club meets Wednesday evenings from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm at the Downtown Public Library in the Beems A conference room, located on the 2nd floor.

  • This is an All-Ages Club. Adults and school age chess players are all welcome.

  • All skill levels are welcome. Our most experienced players love to teach. So, if you would like to learn, we are there to help.

  • There are no fees. The Cedar Rapids Chess Club provides all chess boards, sets, and clocks. We even have books that you may borrow.

  • We play casual games but also mix in some tournaments and lectures throughout the year.

Chess Club News

  • The Sunday Scholastic Meeting of the Cedar Rapids Chess Club has kicked off this school year. Meet us on the first and third Sundays of the month from 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm at the downtown public library. We will have lesson starting at 2:30 pm and then play friendly games until 4:30 pm.