Event Development Plan

Each Year the Annual Calendar of Events is planned from Aug – Jul for events in which K-12 students an locally participate.  Click here to see what other K-12 chess events are taking place throughout Virginia.

Here are the proposed events for this year.  Check back often for updates.



17 Sep 2017 Orange County Chess K-12 Open @ Orange County HS

01 Oct 2017 at Jefferson-Madison Regional Library (Central Branch) is K-8 Introduction to Chess 1-4 pm

07 Nov 2016, Chess Fun Day @ Highlands, President Monroe’s Home, Community Event, Open to Public
Blitz Event to be held!

03 Dec 16 @ Monticello HS is the K-12 Mustang Open
10 Dec 16 @ Murray HS is the the MS/HS Team Chess Challenge

Date TBD at Location TBD K-12 Winter Open

11 Feb 2017 at Jefferson-Madison Regional Library (Central Branch) is K-7 Introduction to Chess 2-4 pm
18 Feb 2017 at Highland (James Monroe’s Home) is K-12 President’s Open

29 Apr 2017 Location April Showers K-12 Open

21 May UVA iLAB G5 Blitz Open

??? Chess Day Camps (TBD)

20 Jul 2017 Chess Fun Day, Highland (President Monroe’s Home)

If you school or community venue has he capacity to host a minimum 120 K-12 students playing competitive chess in either rated or unrated formats please complete this survey: K-12 Chess Venue Survey (SY 16-17 thru SY 19-20).