Checkmate! Coconut Creek Launches Instructional Chess Club for Players of All Levels

By Sharon Aron Baron

The City of Coconut Creek announces the launch of its instructional chess club, open to both elementary school students and adults.

Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned player, this club welcomes all skill levels and provides staff assistance to those who need help with the rules and basic strategies.

The club will be held in two sessions, with the first catering to elementary school students ages 5 to 11. This session will take place on Wednesdays from February 15 to March 15 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The second session is open to adults ages 18 and up and will be held on Fridays from March 3 to March 31 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Each session costs $20 for Coconut Creek residents and $30 for non-residents. Payment can only be made by credit card, with no cash or checks currently being accepted. The club will be held at the Recreation Complex located at 4455 Sol Press Boulevard.

Registration for the club is ongoing until filled, with a limited number of 8 participants per session. Interested individuals can register online at or by walk-in at the Recreation Complex or the Community Center, 1100 Lyons Road. To register online, you must have a WebTrac account. For assistance with setting up a WebTrac account, please contact the Recreation Complex at 954-956-1580.

For more information about the instructional chess club, please call 954-956-1580 or visit the City of Coconut Creek’s Parks website at

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Sharon Aron Baron
Sharon Aron Baron
Sharon Aron Baron is a Parkland resident and editor of Talk Media. She has been covering Parkland news since 2012. Parkland Talk was created to provide News, Views, and Entertainment for the residents of Parkland.
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