The KW Chess Club is one of the largest and Most Active chess clubs in Canada.We are a not-for-profit, member-based organization that promotes the game of chess. The club's strength is in its membership, and we welcome players of all ages and ability. So if you are just beginning to learn how the pieces move, or you are a battle-hardened veteran of the board – come out and join us for a game of chess!

The KW Chess Club meets every Tuesday at Kitchener City Hall located in the heart of downtown Kitchener at 200 King Street West. You can find us in the 'Conestoga Room' behind the rotunda on the main floor, and in the 'Learning Room' on the 2nd Floor.

The KW Club also operates a Youth club on Tuesday evenings on the top floor (10th) just before the all ages club.

Club hours:

  • Tuesday evenings 6:00pm – 7:30pm – Youth
  • Tuesday evenings 7:00pm – 10:30pm – all ages

Membership Rates (per year):

  • Adults: $40.00
  • Youth: $25.00 (Must be 17 years or younger)
  • Family: (Immediate family members living together) *New*

    • Adult + Youth: $40 + $10 for each additional
    • Youth only: $25 + $10 for each additional