Who is Ray Garrison?
Chess Classes
Private Lessons
Chess Camps 2018
camp photos from 2017
Chess Tournaments
Chess & Games for Sale
Contact Info and Links

Always buying used chess books and equipment

I have been a dealer in chess books and equipment for over twenty years.  I specialize in rare antique chess books and sets, but deal in anything chess.  If you have any old chess books that you want to turn into cash, please contact me.

Contact Information:

Email:  raygarrison@arborchess.com
Phone:  734-945-5951 (cell-leave voice message)
mail:  Ray Garrison
         P.O. Box 130915
         Ann Arbor, MI  48113-0915

Facebook and Blog

www.facebook.com/arborchess I will occasionally post news and events on facebook.  Also on this page, I will post pairings for tournaments that I am directing.

I also may post occasionally to my blog:  https://annarborchess.wordpress.com/author/raygarrisonblog/


I am a very active player at www.littlegolem.net which is a turn based thinking games website
Here is my player profile page for littlegolem
This page shows my overall #1 world ranking

Here are some great websites for info on chess in Michigan:


And here is the US Chess Federation website:

Here are the links for some of the schools where I teach chess:
Go Like The Wind Montessori
Daycroft Montessori
Honey Creek
Ann Arbor Rec and Ed

Here is the website for the annual Thurston Chess Tournament:


Strongly recommended website for all students!

www.chesskid.com is a great site to play and learn for kids.

If you are an advanced student, try the parent website , www.chess.com

(I play at chess.com as "Ray Garrison")