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Upcoming Events

  • Chess Summer Camp (@St. Thomas School)
    Chess Summer Camp (@St. Thomas School)
    Mon, Jul 22
    St. Thomas Aquinas School (Bethany Room)
    Jul 22, 2024, 9:00 AM – Jul 26, 2024, 3:30 PM
    St. Thomas Aquinas School (Bethany Room), 4600 N Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46208, USA
    Jul 22, 2024, 9:00 AM – Jul 26, 2024, 3:30 PM
    St. Thomas Aquinas School (Bethany Room), 4600 N Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46208, USA
    A week-long, all day chess summer camp focusing on tactics and strategy, with outdoor recreation time too!
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  • Weekly Chess Night
    Weekly Chess Night
    Tue, Jul 23
    Latvian Community Center
    Jul 23, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Jul 23, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Every Tuesday kids and adults gather at the Latvian Community Center!
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  • Weekly Chess Night
    Weekly Chess Night
    Tue, Jul 30
    Latvian Community Center
    Jul 30, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Jul 30, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Every Tuesday kids and adults gather at the Latvian Community Center!
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  • Fischer Random Rumble (rated!)
    Fischer Random Rumble (rated!)
    Sat, Aug 10
    Latvian Community Center
    Aug 10, 2024, 1:45 PM – 8:00 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Aug 10, 2024, 1:45 PM – 8:00 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    A three-section, club-rated Chess960 event of three 45;d5 rounds and cash prizes, with optional Bughouse Brawl after!
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  • Scholastic Sunday Tournament
    Scholastic Sunday Tournament
    Sun, Aug 11
    St. Monica School Gym (Enter Door 15)
    Aug 11, 2024, 1:45 PM – 5:45 PM
    St. Monica School Gym (Enter Door 15), 6131 Michigan Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46228, USA
    Aug 11, 2024, 1:45 PM – 5:45 PM
    St. Monica School Gym (Enter Door 15), 6131 Michigan Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46228, USA
    A chess tournament for kids from kindergarten to 12th grade, rated by the US Chess Federation (with unrated section for beginners)! Now offering two scholarships in the PREMIERE section...
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  • Weekly Chess Night
    Weekly Chess Night
    Tue, Jul 16
    Latvian Community Center
    Jul 16, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Jul 16, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Every Tuesday kids and adults gather at the Latvian Community Center!
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  • Bughouse Brawl!
    Bughouse Brawl!
    Sun, Jul 14
    St. Monica School (Enter Door 15)
    Jul 14, 2024, 2:45 PM – 6:30 PM
    St. Monica School (Enter Door 15), 6131 Michigan Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46228, USA
    Jul 14, 2024, 2:45 PM – 6:30 PM
    St. Monica School (Enter Door 15), 6131 Michigan Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46228, USA
    Indy's semi-annual 2-on-2 bughouse chess tournament for kids--a popular and fun variant of chess!
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  • Weekly Chess Night
    Weekly Chess Night
    Tue, Jul 09
    Latvian Community Center
    Jul 09, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Jul 09, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Every Tuesday kids and adults gather at the Latvian Community Center!
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  • 'Merica Melee Chess Tournament
    'Merica Melee Chess Tournament
    Sat, Jul 06
    St. Paul Episcopal Church
    Jul 06, 2024, 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM
    St. Paul Episcopal Church, 6050 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46208, USA
    Jul 06, 2024, 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM
    St. Paul Episcopal Church, 6050 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46208, USA
    Hear ye, patriots and patzers! A four-round Swiss (60+10), USCF-rated chess tournament with $1,000 in prizes (based on 60 players)...
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  • Weekly Chess Night
    Weekly Chess Night
    Tue, Jul 02
    Latvian Community Center
    Jul 02, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Jul 02, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Every Tuesday kids and adults gather at the Latvian Community Center!
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  • Weekly Chess Night
    Weekly Chess Night
    Tue, Jun 25
    Latvian Community Center
    Jun 25, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Jun 25, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Every Tuesday kids and adults gather at the Latvian Community Center!
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  • Chess Summer Camp (@St. Thomas School)
    Chess Summer Camp (@St. Thomas School)
    Multiple Dates
    Mon, Jun 24
    St. Thomas Aquinas School (Bethany Room)
    Jun 24, 2024, 9:00 AM – Jun 28, 2024, 3:30 PM
    St. Thomas Aquinas School (Bethany Room), 4600 N Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46208, USA
    Jun 24, 2024, 9:00 AM – Jun 28, 2024, 3:30 PM
    St. Thomas Aquinas School (Bethany Room), 4600 N Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46208, USA
    A week-long, all day chess summer camp focusing on tactics and strategy, with outdoor recreation time too!
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  • Weekly Chess Night
    Weekly Chess Night
    Tue, Jun 18
    Latvian Community Center
    Jun 18, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Jun 18, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Every Tuesday kids and adults gather at the Latvian Community Center!
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  • Chess Summer Camp (@St. Monica School)
    Chess Summer Camp (@St. Monica School)
    Mon, Jun 17
    St. Monica School (St. Augustine Hall)
    Jun 17, 2024, 9:00 AM – Jun 21, 2024, 3:30 PM
    St. Monica School (St. Augustine Hall), 6131 Michigan Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46228, USA
    Jun 17, 2024, 9:00 AM – Jun 21, 2024, 3:30 PM
    St. Monica School (St. Augustine Hall), 6131 Michigan Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46228, USA
    A week-long, all day chess summer camp focusing on tactics and strategy, with outdoor recreation time too!
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  • Weekly Chess Night
    Weekly Chess Night
    Tue, Jun 11
    Latvian Community Center
    Jun 11, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Jun 11, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Every Tuesday kids and adults gather at the Latvian Community Center!
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  • Chess Summer Camp (@St. Thomas School)
    Chess Summer Camp (@St. Thomas School)
    Mon, Jun 10
    St. Thomas Aquinas School (Bethany Room)
    Jun 10, 2024, 9:00 AM – Jun 14, 2024, 3:30 PM
    St. Thomas Aquinas School (Bethany Room), 4600 N Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46208, USA
    Jun 10, 2024, 9:00 AM – Jun 14, 2024, 3:30 PM
    St. Thomas Aquinas School (Bethany Room), 4600 N Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46208, USA
    A week-long, all day chess summer camp focusing on tactics and strategy, with outdoor recreation time too!
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  • Scholastic Sunday Tournament
    Scholastic Sunday Tournament
    Sun, Jun 02
    St. Monica School Gym (Enter Door 15)
    Jun 02, 2024, 1:45 PM – 5:45 PM
    St. Monica School Gym (Enter Door 15), 6131 Michigan Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46228, USA
    Jun 02, 2024, 1:45 PM – 5:45 PM
    St. Monica School Gym (Enter Door 15), 6131 Michigan Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46228, USA
    A chess tournament for kids from kindergarten to 12th grade, rated by the US Chess Federation!
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  • Weekly Chess Night
    Weekly Chess Night
    Tue, May 28
    Latvian Community Center
    May 28, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    May 28, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Latvian Community Center, 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Every Tuesday kids and adults gather at the Latvian Community Center!
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