Regional Chess Clubs

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Kansas City Area Clubs

Heart of America Chess Association
Noland Baptist Church
4505 S Noland Rd.
Independence, MO 64055
Meets: Friday nights 7-11pm
There are no fees or charges to play,
this is a club for the community.
Contact: Bob Holliman

Westport Chess Club of Kansas City
Westport Flea Market
817 Westport Rd. Kansas City, MO
Meets: Tuesdays 6:30 to 11:00 PM
$2 fee adults, $1 under 18 and students
Contact: Ray Birt
The Kansas City Chess Club
2 S Water St., Liberty, MO 64068

(On Liberty Square in the old License Consulting Office)  Free Parking on the Square on Saturdays


Acerook Chess Club

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Olathe North

12070 S Strang Line Rd
Olathe, KS 66062

Thursdays: 5:30PM – 10PM

 Jewish Community Center Chess Club

Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City

5801 W 115th St, Overland Park, KS 66211, USA

FREE to everyone.
Open to all ages.

Bring your board and set.

Contact: Tom Moloney

St. Louis Area Clubs

Chess Club & Scholastic Center of Saint Louis
4657 Maryland, Saint Louis, Missouri 63108
Club open Tuesday-Sunday
Weekly Blitz, Bughouse, Lessons, and Tournaments
Tony Rich 314-361-CHESS

Club Web site
Game Nite
South County Center Mall
30 South County Center Way, St. Louis, MO 63129
Meets every Monday evening from 6-9 pm
Free to play
Contact: Chris Prysock

Club Web site
Mid Rivers Chess Club

Middendorf Kredell Library
2750 Highway K
O’Fallon, MO 63368
Chess played every Saturday, 9:00 am-11:30 am
Bob Frazier


Knights of the Chess Table
Edward Jones Family YMCA
12521 Marine Ave, Maryland Heights, MO 63146
Wednesday 6 to 9 pm and Thursday 1 to 4 pm
Open to all levels and all we need is you!
Contact: Wayne Miller
Indian Trails Chess Club
StL County Library, Indian Trails Branch
Vinita Park, MO 63114
We meet Saturdays 10 to noon
Kids are welcome!
Saint Peters Chess Club
St. Charles City-County Library, Spencer Road Branch from 4:30pm until close (about 8:30pm)
427 Spencer Rd, Saint Peters, MO 63376
Meets the last Monday of each month
Contact: Tim Nesham

Clubs in other areas of Missouri

Columbia — Univ. of Missouri Chess Club
Memorial Union (518 Hitt Street) Room S203
Meets: Mondays 7 to 10 PM August-May
Contact: Steve Brietzke

Club Web site
Columbia City Chess Club
Boone Library
100 W Broad Way, Columbia, Missouri
Saturdays for children
For adult events contact John Salisbury
Co-MO Chess Club
The Grind Coffee House, 4603 John Garry Dr #1, Columbia, MO 65203
Meets: Thursdays 6-9 PM

Contact: Jason Delpire,
Joplin — Joplin Chess Club
Hardee’s, 1641 W. 7th Street, Joplin, MO
Meets: Sundays 2 to 5 PM
Contact: Martin Stahl, , (417) 483-1554
Club Web site
Rolla — Missouri S&T Chess Club
Havener Center, Missouri RoomMissouri University of Science & Technology1346 N. Bishop, Rolla, MO 65409
Meets: Thursdays 7 to 8 PM
Contact: Bryan Foskey, 
St. Joseph — Frontier Chess Association
Conference room, St. Joseph Public Library
St. Joseph, MO
(In south parking lot of East Hills Shopping Center)
Meets: Fridays 7-9 PM
Club Web Site *
Fees: $5 per visit, $40 annual
Contact: Jim Heitz (816) 238-3048 after 5PM
Springfield — Springfield Chess Club
Southside Senior Center
2215 S. Fremont Ave., Springfield, MO
Meets: Fridays 6:30 to 11:00 PM
USCF-rated events every Friday
Contact: Roger Pagel (417) 693-0629

Club Web Site
Springfield – MO State Univ. Chess Club
Plaster Student Union, room 317-A
Meeting hours: Mondays 7-10pm
Contact: Nick Beatty

Club Web site
Willow Chess
WS High School Library
215 W. Fourth St., Willow Springs, MO 65793
Meets: Thursday 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Everyone welcome.
Contact: Serghei Iacovlev [], 417.252.1130
Farmington — Mineral Area Chess Club
1700 W. Columbia Street, Farmington, MO 63640
Meets Mondays from 6:30-11 PM
Contact: James Lyon

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