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Portland Chess Club

Address 8205 SW 24th Ave
City Portland, OR 97219
Contact Mike Morris (Secretary/Treasurer), mikejmorris@earthlink.net
Phone 503-246-2978
Meeting Times Tuesday (Quads), Wednesday (Casual Chess), starting at 7:00 PM.
Blitz events on some Thursdays. Weekend events as announced.
Web Site www.pdxchess.org; Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/111422195576970/
E-mail email@pdxchess.org
Notes Portland CC Casual Days Wednesday Evenings at the Portland Chess Club are when club members get together for casual chess and a bit of socializing. Visitors are welcome and are encouraged to visit. If you are curious about our organization, on Wednesday evenings there is always a volunteer available to answer any questions you may have about the club and our activities. You don't need to bring your own board or pieces, the club has all the equipment you need. Learn about the club and the other activities we do. This is a great way to get started with the Portland Chess Club. Doors open @ 7pm.
Officers December 2010 officer photo by Rusty Miller.
Seated: Mike Morris, Alex Grom.
Standing Mike Janniro, Ted Lundin, Neil Dale and Grisha Alpernas. (Click on photo to enlarge.)
See 2013 report below for current officers.
2012 Annual Meeting Report
by Russell Miller
The results of the election at the sparsely attended Portland Chess Club annual meeting: Gregory Alpernas of Lake Oswego, Oregon was elected President for 2012. He replaces Mike Janniro of Portland who will continue on the board. Neil Dale of Portland continues as Vice-President. Longtime Sec./Treas. Mike Morris of Portland will continue in that post. Barb Fortune of Tualatin will also continue on the board of officers. The Treas. report showed better revenue in 2011 than in 2010, and tournament attendance was up. An Internet 6-board match against San Francisco was discussed. In a drawing for those attending, Mike Lilly gave away some gift certificates to Starbucks and Powells, while Russell Miller donated some 1/2-year sets of Inside Chess to the drawing.
Click here for some of Rusty's photos.
2013 Annual Meeting Report
by Barbie Fortune
The annual meeting of the Portland Chess Club was held Jan. 26 at the clubhouse. The newly elected officers and board members are: Mike Janniro, President; Neil Dale, VP; Mike Morris, Secretary; Treasurer Post 1 Barbie Fortune and Post 2 Sean Tobin. Effective March 26, Jason Cigan replaces Sean Tobin, who resigned due to other chess club activity.