Weekly Schedule


Open to public on
tournament days only.

Private lessons some Sundays.  More info: Jon Boley


DDK Class with Nick Sibicky

Drew Barnett will teach Oct. 12

Tuesday 1:00 – 10:00

Our Biggest Day

Our priority is teaching beginners and intermediate players for free between 3 – 9 p.m., but everybody can find a game.



SDK Class with Andrew Jackson

7 – 9 p.m.

Free beginner’s lessons and meet-up at Uwajimaya Seattle

6 – 8 p.m.


Thursday 2:00 – 9:00

Japanese and English spoken in the afternoon.   Most players are in the 10 kyu – 3 dan range. In the evening, kyu players can find informal games.


Beginner’s Class.

  New students are welcome — walk in.  6:30 – 9:00 p.m. with Larry Eclipse



Meet-up at Crossroads Bellevue 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Friday closed


Saturday 1:00-7:00

Good day for a game — all levels, but not as big as Tuesday.  Instruction for beginners.



Saturday meet-up at Crossroads Bellevue is 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.




Kuma Sensei Keeps Teaching

Kuma Sensei teaching

Kuma Sensei (right) during Sunday game reviews

Kuma Sensei, a professional Go player from the Nihon Ki-in in Japan, will continue his visit to the Seattle Go Center with simultaneous games today, Tuesday, Oct. 6, starting at 6:30 p.m.  On Wednesday, Oct 7, he will give a lecture to Andrew Jackson’s Single Digit Kyu Class, starting at 7.  The lecture will be recorded for distribution through YouTube.  As part of our 20th Anniversary Celebrations, there will be no charge for the lecture.

Anniversary Tournament and Party Oct. 3

To celebrate our 20th Anniversary, we have a big Saturday planned for Oct. 3, 2015.   Our Anniversary Tournament will have a total of $500 in prizes, and will be AGA rated.  The tournament will run from 10:00 a.m. to 6 p.m.  The  tournament details are at the bottom of this note.

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Single Digit Kyu Class Starts Up Again

SDK Class Go Problem 4 kyu

On Wednesday Sept. 2, at 7:00 p.m., Andrew Jackson’s Single Digit Kyu  (SDK) Class will start up for the fall.  The class is free, and your first 10 visits to the Go Center are also free.  Regular attendance is encouraged but not required for this class.

Andrew wrote his students, “It’s not too late to hit our Go goals for 2015! I’ve found a whole bunch of great problems right at the 3k-8k level that I’m excited for us to work on over the coming weeks — doing problems is one of the best ways to improve! [ Read more… ]

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