CHESS FOR CHAR♟TY

Jacksonville, FL



BRINGING OUR COMMUNITY TOGETHER TO SUPPORT NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS IN NORTHEAST FLORIDA.


JULY 2021


For updates, please check our Facebook group here.


♟ OTB USCF RATED CHESS ♟

Active USCF number required. We provide all chess materials and clocks.


  • July 3rd. Check-in 12:45pm. Tournament starts at 1pm.

​​Standard Swiss, 3 rounds, 25 minute games with a 5 second delay.

Cost: 1 non-perishable food item.

Location: Pablo Creek Regional Library - 13295 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32246 - Room A 

Registration: On-site.


  • July 10th. Check-in 12:45pm. Tournament starts at 1pm.

​​Blitz, 5 minute games with no delay.

Cost: 1 non-perishable food item.

Location: Pablo Creek Regional Library - 13295 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32246 - Room B

Registration: On-site.


  • July 17th. Check-in 12:45pm. Tournament starts at 1pm.

Standard Swiss, Quads, 3 rounds, 25 minute games with a 5 second delay. 

Cost: 1 non-perishable food item.

Location: Pablo Creek Regional Library - 13295 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32246 - Room A

Registration: On-site.


  • July 24th. Check-in 12:45pm. Tournament starts at 1pm.

​​Blitz, 5 minute games with no delay.

Cost: 1 non-perishable food item.

Location: Pablo Creek Regional Library - 13295 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32246 - Room A

Registration: On-site.


  • July 31st. Check-in 11:30am. Tournament starts at 12pm.

​​Standard Swiss, 5 rounds, 20 minute games with a 5 second delay.

Cost: $20

Location: Pablo Creek Regional Library - 13295 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32246 - Room A/B + Conference room (Skittles).

Registration: Preregistration required. Register here.

♟ LEARN AND PLAY CHESS ♟

Free Chess lessons. All ages and skill levels welcome. We provide all chess materials.


  • July 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th from 3:30pm to 5pm.

Cost: 1 non-perishable food item.

Location: Southeast Regional Library - 10599 Deerwood Park Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32256 - Room A/B


JUNE 2021


For updates, please check our Facebook group here.


♟ OTB Rated Chess ♟


Standard Swiss, 3+ rounds, 25 minute games with a 5 second delay. Active USCF number required. We provide all chess materials and clocks.


  • June 5th @ 3pm. Cost: Free.

Panera Bread 9810 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256. 

  • June 12th @ 3pm. Cost: Free.

Panera Bread 9810 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256. 

  • June 19th @ 3pm. Cost: Free.

Panera Bread 9810 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256. 

  • June 26th

Monthly charity event: Chess for Charity Food Drive

Beach Branch Library 600 3rd Street Neptune Beach, FL 32266.

More information and registration here.

List of current players here.

♟ Learn and play Chess ♟


Free Chess lessons. All ages and skill levels welcome. We provide all chess materials.


  • Wednesday 6/9, 6/16, 6/30 from 3:30-5pm. Southeast Regional Library 10599 Deerwood Park Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32256. 



MAY 2021


♟ OTB Rated Chess ♟


Standard Swiss, 3 rounds, 25 minute games with a 5 second delay. Active USCF number required. We provide all chess materials and clocks.


  • May 1st @ 3pm. Cost: Free.

Panera Bread 9810 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256. 

  • May 8th @ 3pm. Cost: Free.

Panera Bread 9810 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256. 

  • May 15th @ 3pm. Cost: Free.

Panera Bread 9810 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256. 

  • May 22nd @ 3pm. Cost: Free.

Panera Bread 9810 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256. 

  • May 29th @ 9:30am. Cost: $15

Monthly Chess for Charity Event: The Jacksonville Arboretum and Botanical Gardens.

Click here for roster.


♟ Learn and play Chess ♟


Free Chess lessons. All ages and skill levels welcome. We provide all chess materials.


  • Wednesdays from 3-5pm. Fort Family Park 8000 Baymeadows Rd E, Jacksonville, FL 32256.



APRIL 2021


♟ OTB Rated Chess ♟


Standard Swiss, 3 rounds, 20 minute games with a 5 second delay. Active USCF number required. We provide all chess materials and clocks.


  • April 3rd @ 3pm. Cost: Free.

Panera Bread 9810 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256. 

  • April 10th @ 3pm. Cost: Free.

Panera Bread 9810 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256. 

  • April 17th @ 3pm. Cost: Free.

Panera Bread 9810 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256. 

  • April 24th @ 1pm. Cost: $15.

Monthly Chess for Charity Event: The Jacksonville Arboretum and Botanical Gardens.

Click here for the roster.


♟ Learn and play Chess ♟


Free Chess lessons. All ages and skill levels welcome. We provide all chess materials.


  • Wednesday 4/7, 4/14, 4/21 from 3-5pm. Fort Family Park 8000 Baymeadows Rd E, Jacksonville, FL 32256.

MARCH 2021


♟ OTB Rated Chess ♟


Standard Swiss, 3 rounds, 20 minute games with a 5 second delay. Active USCF number required. We provide all chess materials and clocks.


  • March 6th @ 3pm. Cost: Free.

Panera Bread 9810 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256. 

  • March 13th @ 3pm. Cost: Free.

OPS Pizza 2030 S 8th St, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034. 

  • March 20th @ 3pm. Cost: Free.

Panera Bread 9810 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256. 

  • March 27th @ 12pm. Cost: $10

Monthly Chess for Charity Event: The Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens.

Register here.

Click here for the roster. 


♟ Learn and play Chess ♟


Free Chess lessons. All ages and skill levels welcome. We provide all chess materials.


  • Wednesdays from 3-5pm. Fort Family Park 8000 Baymeadows Rd E, Jacksonville, FL 32256.

FEBRUARY 2021


♟ OTB Rated Chess ♟


Standard Swiss, 3 rounds, 20 minute games with a 5 second delay. Active USCF number required. We provide all chess materials and clocks.


  • February 6th @ 3pm. Cost: Free.

OPS Pizza 2030 S 8th St, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034.

  • February 13th @ 3pm. Cost: Free.

Panera Bread 9810 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256. 

  • February 20th @ 3pm. Cost: Free.

Panera Bread 9810 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256. 

  • February 28th @ 12pm. Cost: $10.

Monthly Chess for Charity Event: The Jacksonville Arboretum and Botanical Gardens.

Click here for the roster. 


♟ Learn and play Chess ♟


Free Chess lessons. All ages and skill levels welcome. We provide all chess materials.


  • Wednesdays 3-5pm. Fort Family Park 8000 Baymeadows Rd E, Jacksonville, FL 32256.


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