Details of the Southwest Chess Club

The Southwest Chess Club meets every Thursday night at the
Hales Corners Village Hall /Police Station
5635 South New Berlin Road, Hales Corners, Wisconsin
in the downstairs Community Room.

The club opens at 6 PM and Tournament Games begin at 7 PM.


We have a Blog that shows current club news, and you are invited to contribute information, games, and any items of interest. You can subscribe to the blog and receive email notification of new events or announcements!

Schedule of our ongoing and upcoming events.

The US Chess Federation provides results of our completed events online. The crosstables contain complete pre- and post-ratings of all participants.

Scott A. Haubrich is the reigning 2019 Joe Crothers Memorial Southwest Chess Club Champion.

Our club sponsors two weekend tournaments each year April 4, 2020, and October 3, 2020 — mark your calendars!
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Join us to play rated tournament games, blitz, or some skittles. There is always a game to be had! We have players of all ratings and experience levels who are always willing to help you improve your game. In the summer, we have a full schedule of lectures right before the games begin.

Our club maintains a large library of Chess Books and Chess DVDS (click on each link for a full list). Club members can check out these titles for 3 weeks at a time. For books and DVD checkouts see Chris Wainscott. After you have filled out this form , Chris will bring in your book or DVD the following week.

Sound like fun? Stop by anytime and meet the friendly people of the Southwest Chess Club. For more information, contact any of the tournament Directors by phone or email:

Robin Grochowski(414) 744-4872
Chris Wainscott(414) 839-5232
Allen Becker(414) 807-0269

Web Site: Allen Becker (updated January 12, 2020)