Phone: (778) 836 - 4268 | Email:

  Web Site Updated January 17, 2019


Vancouver Burnaby Chess Club, Chess for Children and Beginners, Chess Lessons for children from Kindergarten to Grade 12, Round Robin Tournaments, Learn how to play Bughouse also known as Siamese chess and Classes in Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Surrey, New Westminster and the lower mainland in BC

Chess for children and kids. The Burnaby Junior Chess club is pleased to announce that students from Burnaby, Richmond, Vancouver, Coquitlam, Port Moody, Langley, White Rock and Surrey attend our chess club. Our chess club for children and beginners is for kids from Kindergarten to Grade 12.

The Burnaby Chess Club is committed to the study and knowledge of the game of chess for children.  Chess for children will, no doubt, improve their academic and social skills - see other benefits of chess.




 2019 Afterschool Chess Club Registration

Select a School below to register



 Brentwood Park Elementary

 Monday, Jan 14 - March 11, 3:10 - 4:40 



 Sperling Elementary 


Tuesday, Jan 22 - March 12, 3:00 - 4:30 



 Marlborough Elementary


Wednesday, January 23 - March 13, 3:00 - 4:30

(Friday registration at Marlborough below)



 Chaffey - Burke Elementary


Thursday, Jan 17 - March 14, 3:00 - 4:30



 Marlborough Elementary


Friday, January 25 - March 15, 3:00 - 4:30



 *New Chess Classes for 2019 at Bonsor Recreation Complex added!

 Starting Sunday, January 13 through to March 17 at Bonsor Recreation Complex (second floor)

~ click link below for more details ~

Beginner: 1:00 - 2:30

Intermediate: 3:00 - 4:30

Advanced: 4:40 - 6:00





New! 2019 Small Group Chess Lessons added

Space is limited - 10 students max.

Located on the second floor at Bonsor in the Conference Room

click one of the links below for more information.


 Saturday Advanced Small Group January 12 - Feb 9, 5:00 - 6:30

(5 sessions)

 Saturday Advanced Small Group January 12 - Feb 9, 6:30 - 8:00

(5 sessions)




 If you are interested in registering your children in chess classes or have any questions, please send an email to:


*Please see the class calender for information about ongoing chess programs in Burnaby






Photos of the Trophies and Medals that were presented to our students. 


Vancouver Burnaby Chess Club Trophies, Medals and Classes in Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Surrey, New Westminster and the lower mainland in BC


The Burnaby Junior chess Club promotes chess through various activities including, but not limited to, casual and tournament play within the club, playing bughouse, online puzzles, chess videos, hands on teaching, lectures, special guest appearances, simultaneous exhibitions and trips to chess competitions.


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Puzzle #29 - Nov 27, 2014


Challenge: White Moves Toward Checkmate

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