this is our 27th
year of offering camps, our counselors are
among the most experienced chess teachers found
anywhere. We coordinate daily activities and
instruction to expand the students' chess
skills. Chess is known to teach logic, problem
solving, analysis techniques, and will improve study
habits. These skills will carry over to school
But the main reason kids come back is. . .
School year camps
Monday, October 10 - Columbus Day
Friday, November 11 - Veterans Day
Friday, December 23, Monday-Friday December 26-30 and Monday
January 2 - Holiday Break
Monday, January 16 - Martin Luther King Day
Monday-Friday, February 20-24 - Winter Break
Monday-Friday, April 17-21, Spring Break
- Any Single Day $54.00 ($38.00 for Chess
- Five Day Camps
for Chess Center Members)
Camps are available to kids age 5-13
years. All skill levels from beginner to advanced are
encouraged to come. Beginners who arrive without any
knowledge of the game will become proficient players from
their camp experience; advanced players will benefit from
sharing classes and experiences with some of the top youth
players in the US.
Rochester Chess Center is adjacent to Cobbs Hill
Park, where the daily outings are held.
Seasonal activities, like frisbee, soccer and
hiking are planned so come dressed for the action!
We allow for early drop off (after
8:00am) and/or late pick up (until 5:30pm) at
no extra cost.
|9:00am - 10:00am
Chess Play or Computer Play
12:00n - 12:30pm Lunch and Chess Play or
|10:00am - 12:00n
12:30pm - 2:00pm Outdoor Activities
at Cobbs Hill Park
|2:00pm - 4:00pm
Blitz, Kriegspiel or Bughouse fun
Send your deposit (1/2 of the camp fee) to
reserve your spot!
Campers may attend single days.
Click 'HERE' to download
the Chess Camp Flyer
Call the Chess Center at (585) 442-2430 to
your deposit to:
Rochester Chess Center
221 Norris Drive
Rochester, NY 14610
or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org