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    1) Bay Ridge Library  Chess Club  7223 Ridge Blvd. at 73rd St. Brooklyn 11209  718-748-5709

    Learn to play chess. Free


    2) The Fort Hamilton Library – 9424 Fourth Avenue has chess  classes for children ages 6-12 at Thursdays at 3:30 – 4:30.  For more information, contact the supervisor,  Jay Filan at 718-748-6919 X 116  or e-mail:  j.filan@brooklynpubliclibrary.org.  Free.


    3) JEI Learning Center has chess classes   7721 18th Avenue  718-534-6990


    4) NYC Chess Kids (program at PS 185) has private tutoring. $40-$50 a lesson (buy 5 get one free). See here


    5) NY Chess and Games – 3 years old and up  – 192 Flatbush Avenue – (718) 398 – 3727  – weekend programs, Spring break, summer vacation classes (prices on site)


    In the Summer, there is the Little  Chessnuts Summer Camp at Union Church ($70 a day or $300 for the week – see program).  Also at the top of their page, you can find private lessons in chess


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