Winchester Chess Club

ICE CREAM SOCIAL!... July 2nd at the College Park Picnic Pavillion starting at 6:30 pm - come out with your sweet-tooth and play chess!

There will be a USCF rated chess tournament at the Fuzzy Duck Coffee Shop in Morehead on Saturday (6/23). Registration is at 10 a.m. with play to start at 10:30 a.m. Games will be 30 minutes with a five second delay. Registration is $10 per person. John Blackburn is the Tournament Director.

Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 Green Grass Chess tournament held April 14th - click here for results

The NEW LOCATION FOR FREE CHESS CLUB SESSIONS will be in the College Park Gym conference room - everyone welcome!!

Online chess club 
We are on with our own "team". We will have team matches, free club tournaments, online ladder, forum discussion, & more. Use your handle or sign-up @ Here's the link to our new "team". Drop in, become a team member and and leave us a note. Hope to see you there!


Welcome to our club!

The Winchester/Clark County Parks & Recreation Chess Club has free chess sessions on the 1st and 3rd Mondays at 6:30 (new time) until 9 or 10 pm. Come and go as you please. 

Our free sessions include friendly chess matches via quads whenever possible, instruction, discussions, and socializing. We also have tournaments as announced.

This group is for the young and old alike. If you used to play chess or play online, this is a good, friendly group to get to know. Also, if you don't know how to play and would like to learn... come on out and we will teach you! Is is said that chess is easy to learn, but hard to master.

contact us at

College Park Gym - Conference Room 
15 Wheeler Ave
Winchester, KY 40391