• When: Weekly on Tuesday from 6-7 p.m.
  • Where: See Schedule Below
  • Who: GIRLS ONLY! Sorry, boys.
  • What: Girls who know how to play chess gather to play with other girls. Occasional mini-lessons from guest instructors.
  • Bring your own board if you have one.
  • ChessKid Nights - On the first Tuesday of each month, bring iPads or tablets to play chess online.

Read more about Girls Chess Night (Summer Edition) in the Madison Record.

We are so excited to offer Girls Chess Night through a Tour of Madison Schools!  The full schedule is below.  This will be a great benefit to girls at each school who want to play chess with girls from across Madison.  Chess sets will be provided by the host school.  We hope to see you at a Girls Chess Night soon!


Girls Chess Night 2016-17 Schedule

Tuesday Nights 6-7 p.m.

  • May - No Girls Chess Night
  • June & July - Summer Edition at Taziki’s (bring your boards or iPads to play chess)
  • August (16, 23, 30) – Rainbow Elementary
  • September (6*, 13, 20, 27) – Madison Elementary
  • October (11, 18) – skipping Oct. 4th due to fall break – Columbia Elementary
  • November (1*,8,15) – skipping Nov. 22nd due to Thanksgiving Break – Heritage Elementary
  • December—Feb – No Girls Chess Night (taking a winter break)
  • March – (21, 28) – skipping 14th due to spring break – Horizon Elementary
  • April – (4*, 11, 18, 25) – West Madison Elementary
  • May – No Girls Chess Night

* Indicates ChessKid Night – Log on to play Fast Chess at 6 p.m. on 1st Tuesday of month

Girls Chess Night welcomes International Master Danny Rensch on 7/21/2015


Mayor Troy Trulock, and Ms. Laqueta Ward from SPS, Inc, sponsor of our First Annual Madison City Scholastic Chess Championship, visit Girls Chess Night to make announcement of the City Championship to occur in Spring 2016.