Welcome to CIC in-person programs, where chess is not just a game, it’s an experience! We are proud to offer a wide range of in-person chess activities that cater to diverse audiences. Whether you’re a passionate parent seeking an afterschool program for your child, or a savvy entrepreneur searching for a one-of-a-kind team building event, we have the perfect program for you.

Our mission is to help children and other learners develop essential life skills through fun and stimulating chess programs. We are proud to do important work that improves people’s lives, to bring the joy and intellectual stimulation of chess to everyone. Our programs are designed to foster critical thinking, problem-solving skills, and social interaction. Our students have blast playing the world’s most beloved board game.


For information on single-day/PA Day tournaments and camps, please visit our In-Person Tournaments page.


For more on our summer camps, please visit our Camps page.

Find Your Program

To help you find the program that suits your needs, we’ve created a handy grid. Take a look and see which program fits you best. We guarantee that once you try our chess activities, you’ll never look at the game the same way again!

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