Locations for Playing Chess
Are you interested in having a
Chess Odyssey club in your school or area? Please email
Chess Odyssey clubs and events are currently being held at several locations in Portland,
Lake Oswego, Beaverton, Hillsboro and Wilsonville--click here to receive program updates.
Where can I compete? See our Tournament Calendar
Albany Public Library main
branch (541) 917-7591
first Monday of the month at 6 p.m., all ages; ask for librarian Scott Keeney
Beaverton Chess Odyssey programs, inquire here
2605 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. (503) 644-6164
the last Thursday of every month at 7 p.m.
Corvallis Corvallis Chess Club 341 S.W. Second St. (541) 926-2906
Mondays 7-10 p.m.
Eugene ChessWays 1626 Willamette St. (541) 232-0328
Cafe Paradiso 115
W Broadway near Olive (541) 484-9933
most Saturday afternoons from 1 p.m.
University of Oregon Chess Club
Grants Pass Chess Club
2075 Highland Ave.
Tuesdays 6:30-11:00 p.m.
Hillsboro Chess Odyssey programs, inquire here
Lake Oswego Chess Odyssey programs, inquire here
Newberg The Coffee Cottage 808 E Hancock (503) 538-5126
Newport Central Coast Chess Club 225 SE Avery
Saturdays from 1:30-6:00 p.m.
Portland Chess Odyssey programs, inquire here
Chess Club 8205 SW 24th Ave (503) 246-2978
Tues. 7:15 Quads, Thurs. 7:30 Blitz, monthly G/60, etc.
Coffee Time 710
NW 21st near Irving (503) 497-1090
evenings; mixed downtown crowd frequently includes serious speed chess players
Salem West Salem Public Library, 395 Glen Creek Rd. NW
Saturdays 1-5 p.m., contact Fritz Ulrich (503) 371-3695
Seattle Seattle Chess Club 17517 15th Ave. NE (206) 242-7076
Wednesdays 7:00 p.m. casual games; Fridays 7:30 p.m. USCF rated games
Spokane Spokane Chess Club Herak Hall Rm. 121 Gonzaga University
Thursday evenings 7-11 p.m.
Club 7515 Cirque Dr. West, University Place, WA (253) 627-3731
Friday evenings 7:15 p.m.
Borders Chess Night 16920 SW 72nd Ave. (503) 968-7576
the first Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. (Lake Owego/Durham exit 290 off I-5)
Vancouver, WA Cafe Divine 6709 NE 63rd (360) 695-2529
Wilsonville Chess Odyssey program, inquire here
Outdoor Locations Across the U.S.
Portland, OR -- Laurelwood Park SE 64th & Foster
near Holgate 4-8 p.m. in summer;
and the NW corner of Pioneer Courthouse Square year round, weather permitting
San Francisco -- Market and 5th
Boston, MA -- Harvard Square
New York, NY -- Washington Square Park
for more chess venues all over the world.
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