Chess is an exciting, strategic game proven to aid in cognitive skills, pattern recognition, critical analysis, and research. Whether you are an advanced player, just starting, or have never played, chess offers an excellent chance to have fun playing games, and increase your thinking capacity. If you already know how to play, great! Come join us. If you've never played, great! Come join us. You'll learn how to play. Bring a chess board if you have one and $5 for dues.