2016 FCA Schedule

Classes begin Wednesday, August 10 in the Rotary Room of the Tuscaloosa Public Library on Jack Warner Parkway.

Time: 4:15 to 5:30 p.m. Beginners and experienced students welcome. Please be on time.

Other Chess In Tuscaloosa

Non-FCA chess events. Contact the organizations listed for details and confirmation of times as we don't always get notified of changes in times or contact information.[Updated: 8/3/2016]

  • Sunday
    • 2:00-3:30 p.m.; St. Francis Catholic Church. Children & Adults. Contact: chesslady.stutts@gmail.com.
  • Monday
    • 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.; Knight Wings Chess; Lessons for beginners and novice players. Tuscaloosa Public Library. Contact: chesslady.stutts@gmail.com.
  • Wednesday
    • 3:30 p.m. at PARA Phelps Center ($40 for 6 weeks)
  • Saturday
    • 10:00 a.m.-Noon;  Chess play for adults and mature scholastic players.  Bailey Tabernacle CME Church (Activities Building), 1117 23rd Avenue, Tuscaloosa.

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Every Move Counts Invitational Tournament

October 26, 2016 - The annual Every Move Counts Invitational Chess Tournament will be held on Thursday, November 10 at the Alberta School of Performing Arts, 2700 University Blvd E in Tuscaloosa.

Scholastic chess teams from Tuscaloosa County will take part. The tournament is organized by University of Alabama students taking part in the Every Move Counts service learning program of the Center for Ethics & Social Responsibility. As part of the program university student teams teach chess in Tuscaloosa City Schools.

Freedom Chess Academy students will compete.