Monday, October 24, 2016

Ellington Senior Center offers Backgammon

Free Backgammon Lessons || Mondays 1:15pm - 3:15pm || Ellington Senior Center || 40 Maple Street (Rt 140) || During the Board-Game Club: Scrabble, Cribbage, Triominoes and Setback. || Free admission. || Informal play only. || No age restrictions. || No memberships required. || Click here for directions

Sunday, October 2, 2016

Sat. Nov. 5 - Coventry Backgammon Club

Coventry Backgammon Club || Please come for plenty of backgammon and our hospitality and friendship. || Tournament play optional. We draw the first round at 12 Noon, please call if running late (860) 742-5562 || EF: $30. 1st-$160, 2nd-$80 b/8. 9-point matches. || 2:00 pm flight. EF: $15. 1st-$40, 2nd-$20 b/4. || Spectator fee: $3. Free drinks and snacks all day. No children please. $1 and $2 Chouettes. || We meet at 3111 South Street, Coventry CT. (18 miles East of Hartford) Map From Hartford take I-84 East, go 5 mi. Right onto I-384 East, go 8 mi. Right onto Rt-6 East, go 2.6 mi. Left onto South Street, East, go 1.9 mi. We are on right after Majus Drive. 3111 South Street. Please park in my driveway, or on my side of street.

Monday, August 8, 2016

Coventry Backgammon Club - August 7 Report

Report on Coventry Backgammon Club - August 7, 2016 Al Theriault of Plainville Connecticut won first place of the Coventry Backgammon Club Championships held on Aug 7, 2016. Al defeated Ed Corey of Torrington in the semi-final round. Gerhard Roland of Naugatuck defeated Mark Denihan of Coventry in the semi-finals. Al then defeated Gerhard in the finals. || We all enjoyed a simple picnic in the yard, with corn on the cob, chicken, hamburgers and watermelon. || Our website has six photos taken at this event, at our new venue for backgammon. The next backgammon event happens Saturday November 5, 2016. Entry fee is only $30.