Over The Chessboard

Everyone can play chess, and with a little work, achieve results. Plus it's fun for all ages!

Over The Chessboard offers lessons and events for the whole family! See services for different opportunities. Beginners through tournament-savvy players rated 1300 are welcome. All ages!

Our goal is to encourage more people to feel truly self-confident and take the skills they learn over the chessboard into real life. 

Check back often for updates to programs and news and events!

Want lessons?   

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What's new?

Jessica's book is out!!
Try a sample activity here.

Women, Wine, and Chess on Wednesdays at Whole Foods (Click for more....)


Check us out on Chess Life Online!


SGTI: Girls Chess Camp: 3 weeks left! Email: jprescott@overthechess-board.com (Click for flyer)


Sake, Sushi, & Chess at 7th St Public Market - Every Thursday - July and August - lessons and games for adults 21+ only! (Click for flyer)


Check out 7th St Public Market Calendar for dates.

Why chess?

Research now proves chess increases both academic and social skills.  We also know that chess can help boost self-esteem and augment logical and critical thinking.

Chess is fun for everyone!

"Every master starts as a beginner!"  --Irving Chernev
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