Join a Virtual Spring Break Camp!

Register here Registration is now open for our 2021 Virtual Spring Break Chess Camps! CIC Chess to Life™ Instructors use video conference technology to provide an engaging, interactive experience where chess skills are developed

Spring Forward into Chess!

Register here Learn more Hello chess enthusiasts! As we draw nearer and nearer to the end of the tumultuous school year, we can confidently say that the success of our online camps and weekly

ELMNT FM talks to our own Peter Lambert

Chess Institute’s Peter Lambert has been teaching chess remotely at Hartley Bay School in Gitga’at First Nation on the West Coast. David Moses interviews Peter for ELMNT FM as part of his daily “Moment

CIC Turns Challenge to Opportunity in BC

In a classic case of turning lemons to lemonade, CIC has taken the opportunity afforded by the current need to use a virtual teaching approach, to extend its geographic reach. CIC is building its

Change of Address

After a nice long stay sharing space with our friends at Spirit of Math at 459A Bloor West, our CIC office is now moving back to 918 Bathurst. The centre has supported chess in



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