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Learn/Play Chess for Free!

Learn/Play Chess for Free!

Duration:4 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I lost my phone and wallet in Costa Rica. Meeting people over chess saved me, and I sought to connect with people through it back home, for free. I started December 2016 and 1 person came, from 1 hr away. He kept coming and him and I saw it grow from 2 to about 37 people on our busiest day, with avg turnout of 15-25 people. Chess and my people mean a lot to me. The friendships I've made here and…
Jeremy
Jeremy
Jeremy
Jeremy

About Etobicoke Chess Club

The Etobicoke Chess Club is a multigenerational, volunteer-run chess club that seeks to make chess accessible as a sport, hobby, and medium for social bonding. We play every Thursday at a mall in Etobicoke. Come join us. etobicokechessclub.wordpress.com etobicokechessclub.wordpress.com/about
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to Etobicoke Chess Club. .

What we’ll do

The Etobicoke Chess Club brings together Torontonians and others of all ages and chess levels to play chess and hang every Thursday night, for no fee. 100% of the $5 goes back in your hand when you arrive. Upon entry, our host (either Jeremy D'Souza, Matthew Bergeron or Thomas Seal) will greet you and ask about chess. Based on this, we will offer: 1) Casual, untimed games against our members 2)…

What else you should know

You will have to arrange your own transportation to and from the chess club, and you'd have to pay for any beverage, food or mallistic temptations you succumb to on chess night.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Chess Boards Chess clocks and tables also provided

What to bring

Valid government ID
Yourselves

Guest reviews

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Where you'll be

We'll be at Woodbine Mall between the Shoe Rack and the Ardene. The round glass tables are our new Embassy, and all who play chess there are known as the Ambassadors.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 2 and up can attend.

More tips

You will have to arrange your own transportation to and from the chess club, and you'd have to pay for any beverage, food or mallistic temptations you succumb to on chess night.
Jeremy
game night
Learn/Play Chess for Free!
6 reviews
$5/person
6 reviews
$5/person