Why Contribute? Without all of these donors and sponsors, this program wouldn’t have been possible at all. We thank all these organizations and individuals for supporting us. However, the program is expanding at an extremely fast rate and sooner or later, costs needed to...Read More
The Chess in the Library program is completely run by student volunteers, either in high school or university. Do you enjoy playing chess? Are you looking for opportunities to learn some leadership skills to prepare you for the real world? Do you want to give some commitment to...Read More
Chess In The Library programs are held in the nurturing environments of libraries across the nation. In the midst of the knowledge within books, our participants are able to enjoy the ancient royal game of chess. Please enter your postal code, home address or city to find the...Read More
Location: Jarvis Collegiate, 495 Jarvis st. Time: March 30th 2013 CITL’s first ever CFC Spring Open tournament was held on Saturday, March 30th at Jarvis Collegiate Institute. This exciting event provides competitors of various ages from all across Toronto, with a chance...Read More
Bienvenue aux Échecs dans la Bibliothèque! Nous vous donnons la chance d'apprendre, de jouer et d'apprécier d'échecs depuis 2009!
Chess in the Library is a student volunteer-run program.
As its name implies, the program is about playing chess in public libraries, where the environments are quiet and surrounded by books of knowledge. Members gather each week to play causal chess, blitz, and CFC rated games. Players of all ages and strengths are welcome to come and play, chess sets are provided.
The purpose of this program is to promote the magnificent game of chess across Canada.
Chess In The Library is able to continue promoting chess and providing free opportunities for children, youth, and adults alike across the country due to your donations! Our 20 locations , with over 30 volunteers and 200 participants, are all operating through donations. If you’re interested in donating to our cause, please click on the “Donate” button below. If you have any problems donating, would like to donate in another manner, or have any questions, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.