West Orange (NJ) Chess Club
Important Notice: Due to the current coronavirus pandemic and by order of the town of West Orange which owns the building that the chess club uses, the wearing of a facial covering/mask (that fully covers both the nose and the mouth) along with physical/social distancing will be required for the foreseeable future. There is also a limit of 25 people in the club's building at any particular time due to the pandemic.
Home of the 2011 US Amateur Team East Champions!
Chess club meets every Tuesday starting at 6 pm.
Rated chess events (view calendar for our schedule)
West Orange, NJ 07052
The Toby Katz Community Center is the building located directly behind the pond at Degnan Park in West Orange, NJ. We also have a second address: 7 Alisa Drive, West Orange, NJ. The location is the same as that of 650 Pleasant Valley Way. For your convenience, please click on the link below to Google Maps to view our location:
Please also be sure to check out our member page, group, and blog on chess.com. Below are the links to our postings on that website:
We also have a Facebook page which can be seen by clicking on the link below:
Please note that you will however need to login to a Facebook account of your own in order to access the club's Facebook page.
For more information, please contact Club President and TD John M. Hagerty either by email at
[email protected] [<buickchess @ gmail.com>] or alternatively by phone at 973-736-3433 between the hours of 10 am and 9 pm. We also have a special email account that you may use to contact us for more information on the club which is [email protected] [<westorange.chessclub @gmail.com>] ..