Affiliated Clubs


If you are a local club director and would like your club listed, please e-mail clubs@usbgf.org with name of club, city/state, number of club members, contact person and their mailing address, playing venue/dates/times, and website, if any. Clubs listed in the USBGF Affiliated Club Network will receive an official Affiliated Club placard, which can be displayed at club events. An Affiliated Club logo image can be emailed to you, which is suitable to use on club websites, newsletters and in other promotional materials. Either Affiliated Club format can be requested by emailing info@usbgf.org. The USBGF Local Club Network, arranged by state, currently includes:

ALABAMA

1. FLORENCE

FLORENCE BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: None

Contact: Jean Mammen- 256-856-4846 & Frank DeSandre– 731-607-0982

Email: Frank DeSandre

Venue: Flobama Sports Bar, 311 North Court Street, Florence, 35630

Meeting: Mondays at 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

 

ALASKA

1. ANCHORAGE

ANCHORAGE BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: None

Contact: Robert E. Stoller – 907-277-1798 or 907-522-2299 or Ed Sawyer – 907-952-6641

Email: Robert Stoller

Venue:Fred Meyer Super Store, 1000 East Northern Lights Blvd., Anchorage

Meeting: Thursdays and Saturdays from 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm (Thursdays and Saturdays)

 

ARIZONA

PHOENIX

1. ARIZONA BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: arizonabackgammon

Contact: Doug Amenda, Director

Email: Doug Amenda, 480-284-6400, cell 602-762-2288

Venue:18 ° Neighborhood Grill, 9375 E. Bell Road, Scottsdale, AZ

Schedule: 2nd Monday of each month 6:30 pm, tournament at 8:00 pm.

2. PHOENIX BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: http://www.meetup.com/Phoenix-Backgammon-Meetup

Contact: John Stetenfeld, Director, 623-229-9887, 10320 Sierra Dawn Drive, Sun City, AZ 85351

Email: John Stetenfeld

Venue: Various locales, see website for details.

Schedule: 8 tournaments held monthly throughout the valley. See website for details.

 

ARKANSAS

1. near WITCHERVILLE

PIG HILL BACKGAMMON

Website: Arkansas Backgammon

Contact: Quint Hodges 479-806-6321 cell

Email: Quint Hodges

Venue: Check website for current location

Meeting: Check website for current date and time

 

CALIFORNIA

1. BERKELEY/CUPERTINO

BACKGAMMON BY THE BAY

Contact: Ted Chee – Ted Chee – 831.261.4583

Venue: Berkeley: Kip’s Restaurant, 2439 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704

Meeting: 2nd Saturday of every month – Register 11:00 am – Play 12:00 pm

Venue: Cupertino: Britannia Arms 1087 De Anza Blvd – 408.252.7262

Meeting: 4th Saturday of every month – Register 12:00 pm – Play 1:00 pm

2. BURBANK

GAMMON ASSOCIATES (PRIME CLUB)

Website: GammonAssociates.com

Contact: Patrick Gibson 818/901-0464

Venue and Schedule: Every SUNDAY AFTERNOON, DRAW at 2:00 PM. PIPS Club, 8471 Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90048 (323)655.9330
$10.00 entry fee with $5 & $10 buy-backs We accept “late players” until 4:00 PM.
Every WEDNESDAY NIGHT, DRAW at 5:30pm. B B SAARA Restaurant, 15928 Ventura Blvd, Encino CA 91436, (818) 789.3778
$10.00 entry fee with $5 & $10 buy-backs We accept “late players” until 7:15 PM.

3. LOS ANGELES
A.R. PRIVATE CLUB

Contact: Perry Firooz, Manager. 323-655-9330.
perryfirooz@yahoo.com

Venue: 8471 Beverly Blvd., Suite 201; Los Angeles, California

Schedule: Chouettes and heads up play every day (except Friday) from 4 pm to 2+ am

4. SACRAMENTO

SACRAMENTO BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website:Sacramento Backgammon Club

Contact: Mona Mazza (916)706-9064

Venue:Lakeview Village Clubhouse, 6211 Summerset Lane, Citrus Heights, CA 95621

Schedule:4th weekend, every month (Sat/Sun alternates)

5. SAN DIEGO

SAN DIEGO BACKGAMMON

Contact: Tom Fahland, joplindrop@yahoo.com, 858-472-1516

Venue: Embassy Suites La Jolla, 4550 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego,CA 92122

Schedule: Every Tuesday at 6:30pm

6. SANTA ANA

ORANGE COUNTY BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: OC Backgammon

Contact: ocbackgammon@gmail.com

Coordinator: Vera Holley 949-735-4635 , Co-directors: Paul Mangone 562-301-4268 & Mario Savan 949-433-2014.

Venue: Embassy Suites by Hilton –  2120 Main St.  Irvine, CA.  92614

 

COLORADO

BOULDER and DENVER

Contact: Lynda Clay info@coloradobackgammon.com, 303-791-0271

Venue: Check the websites for the latest information- Colorado Backgammon and Colorado Backgammon Association

§ BOULDER BACKGAMMON CLUB § WHEN: 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month TIME: Sign-in at 6:45 PM, Play begins at 7 PM. § DENVER BACKGAMMON CLUB § WHEN: 1st, 3rd, and 5th Thursdays. TIME: Sign-in at 6:45 pm. Play begins at 7 PM.

§ Ft. Collins: Website – Fort Collins Backgammon Club The 2nd and 4th Saturdays at 11:45 am. Contact Ed Onny 973.652.5033, email Ed Onny or Lynda to join the mailing list.

 

CONNECTICUT

1. MILFORD

CONNECTICUT BACKGAMMON CLUB

Contact: Ross Gordon;Ross@RossRunners.com;203-521-7866

Venues and Schedules: Check www.meetup.com/CT- Backgammon-Club, every Tuesday and first Saturday throughout the state. See also: Connecticut Backgammon

2. COVENTRY

COVENTRY BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: Connecticut Backgammon Blogspot/

Contact: Rob Roy – 860-742-5562  Email: Rob Roy

Venue: www.facebook.com/ConnecticutBackgammon

Meeting: Contact Rob Roy for details

3. WATERBURY

BRASS CITY BACKGAMMON

Website: BrassCityBackgammon.com

Contact: Jim Sisti, jim@brasscitybackgammon.com, (203) 592-6125 or Al Cantito, Al Cantito, (203) 217-1271

Venues: Pies & Pints, 143 Oxford Rd, Oxford, CT (6 PM, first Thursday of every month) and Thomaston Savings Bank Community Room, 985 Watertown Avenue, Waterbury, CT (6 PM, third Thursday of every month)

Meetings: Single or double elimination tourney & chouette at both locations.

 

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

WASHINGTON, D.C.

1. BELTWAY BACKGAMMON CLUB (PRIME CLUB)

Website: Beltwaybackgammon

Contact: Larry Brown Larry Brown

Venue: Bangkok Bistro, 715 N.  Glebe Road, Arlington VA 22203.

Schedule: 2nd and 4th Sundays at noon, check website for dates. Registration 12:00-12:15 pm, Tournament begins at 12:30 pm

 

2. DC-METRO BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: DC-Metro-Backgammon-Club or Events

Contact: Karen Davis, 917-488-5364, karen@usbgf.org

Venue: James Hoban’s Irish Bar & Restaurant, 1 Dupont Cir NW, Washington, DC 20036

Schedule: Every two weeks on Tuesdays, registration at 6:45 pm; tournament play begins promptly at 7 pm. Check websites for more information.

FLORIDA

1. CLEARWATER

SUNCOAST BACKGAMMON ASSOCIATION

Contact: Bob Carpenter; (727) 424-9019

Venue: Contact Bob Carpenter for details

Schedule:Tuesdays and Saturdays at 11:00 AM

2. MIAMI

MIAMI BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: Miami Backgammon Club

Contact: Leo Bueno 305-669-5260 Leo Bueno

Venue: Biltmore Hotel’s 19th Hole The 19th Hole Bar and Grill. Coral Gables, Florida

Meeting: Tournaments Wednesdays at 7:00 PM, Chouette at 6:00 PM

3. PALM BEACH

PALM BEACH CHAPTER

Website: Coming soon.

Contact: Jason Briggs; email: Jason Briggs, (917)-834-7637;

Venue: 220 Eden Road, Palm Beach, Florida 33480

Schedule: Call Jason for dates and time.

4. TAMPA BAY

TAMPA BAY BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: Tampa Bay Backgammon

Contact: Dimitur Alipiev; bgchump@yahoo.com, 727-786-9133;

Venue: Hampton Inn, 39284 US 19N, Tarpon Springs, Florida

Schedule: Thursday at 7:00 pm

5. BOCA RATON

SOUTH FLORIDA BACKGAMMON CLUB

Contact: Karen Davis

Venue: Chili’s, 21078 St. Andrews Blvd., Boca Raton, FL

Schedule: Saturday March 31, 11:00 AM -3:00 PM

GEORGIA

ATLANTA

1. ATLANTA NORTHSIDE BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: Northsidebg.org

Contact: Jerry Godsey, President, Email: jerrygod2000@hotmail.com 770-612-0818

Director: Stuart Thomson, Director, Email: stutom60@gmail.com404-645-2138

Venue: The Hudson Grill, 6317 Roswell Road, Sandy Springs, GA 30328

Schedule: Wednesday at 6:30 PM. Monthly Sunday tournament, 1:30 pm. Check for dates.

ILLINOIS

1. BLOOMINGTON

BLOOMINGTON/NORMAL BACKGAMMON CLUB

Contact: Michael Flohr, Director; MFlohr0925@frontier.com 309- 662-7967

Venue: Ride-the-Nine, 503 N Prospect Rd # 304, Bloomington, IL; 61704-7723;(309) 662-1009

Schedule: Mondays at 6:00 pm

2. CHARLESTON

CHESS, BACKGAMMON, & GO CLUB

Contact: Jonathan Hunt, Director; Jonathan Hunt@jjh_1967@yahoo.com 217-348-8869

Venue: Charleston County Market’s mezzanine

Schedule: Fridays from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Now also playing Mahjong and Poker!

3.CHICAGO

THE THIRD COAST BACKGAMMON CLUB

Contact: Phil Simborg, President;psimborg@sbcglobal.net; 312-543-0522;

Venue:Starbucks, Division and Dearborn (and other locations from time to time, pleasecall Phil)

Schedule: Meets 1:00 PM, Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday every week

4. CHICAGO

CHICAGO BAR POINT CLUB

Website: http://www.chicagopoint.com/bpc.html

Contact: Bill Davis, 773-583-6464

Venue:Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery, 7070 Carpenter Road Skokie, Illinois

Schedule:Tuesday, Masters at 5:30 pm, open at 6:30 pm, 1st Sunday bi-monthly at 12:00 pm (see website)

5. CHICAGO (WESTERN SUBURBS)

PUB CLUB

Contact: Tim Mabee; timmabee1@gmail.com, 630-606-2388;

Website: www.pubclubchicago.com

Venue: Club Shotz Eatery & Pool, 720 East North Avenue, Carol Stream

Schedule: Thursdays at 6:45 pm

6. PEORIA

PEORIA BACKGAMMON CLUB

Contact: Sue Will; cruiserbag@comcast.net, 309-699-6005

Website: www.peoriabg.com/index.php

Venue: Donnelly’s Irish Pub, 4501 Rockwood Drive
Peoria, IL, (309) 681-0800

Schedule:Thursday at 6:30 pm

7. SPRINGFIELD

SANGAMON VALLEY BACKGAMMON ASSOCIATION

Phil Simborg, President; psimborg@sbcglobal.net; 312-543-0522;

Contact: Randy Armstrong, randya1@comcast.net, 217/622-9447

Venue: Capitol Teletrack; 1764 W. Wabash; Springfield

Schedule:Wednesday at 6:00 pm

  • Springfield SeriesVenue: Various Central Illinois locations. Schedule: 1st Saturday monthly, November – April at 11:30 a.m.

8. WINNETKA

WINNETKA BACKGAMMON CLUB

Contact: Trudie Chibnik, winnbackgammon@aol.com, 847/446-0537

Venue: Winnetka Community House; 620 Lincoln; Winnetka, Illinois

Schedule: Wednesday at 7:00 pm

 

INDIANA

1. BLOOMINGTON

BLOOMINGTON BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: Bloomington Backgammon Club

Contact: Chuck Bower, craybower@gmail.com or Donna Lafferty, 812-327-5056.

Venue: Indiana Memorial Union food court when university is in session; contact organizers for venue at other times

Schedule:Every Thursday; beginner lesson 6pm, play starts 6:30pm.

2. INDIANAPOLIS

HOOSIER BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: Hoosier Backgammon Club

Contact: Sean Garber,seagar1824@yahoo.com, (317) 241-0605; or Scott Day (317)374-5983

Venue: Trader’s Mill Grill & Bar, 5650 West 86th Street, Indianapolis 46268

Schedule:Wednesday at 6:30 pm

3. PORTER

NORTHWEST INDIANA BACKGAMMON ASSOCIATION

Website: Northwest Indiana Backgammon Association

Contact: Charlie Halberstadt, chbug@yahoo.com, (219) 785-2082;

Alternate Contact: Randy Pals rjpals@comcast.net, (219) 926-2266

Venue: VFW Hall, 1290 Wagner Road, Porter, Indiana 46304

Schedule: 2nd Saturday monthly at 12:30 pm, central time

 

KANSAS

KANSAS CITY

KANSAS CITY BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: Kansas City Backgammon Club

Contact: Eric Barr, mister.eb@gmail.com, 816-237-8089

Venue: Fox & Hound, 10428 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66212, Fox and Hound

Schedule: 1st and 3rd Tuesdays at 6:30 pm

 

KENTUCKY

1. LEXINGTON

LEXINGTON BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: coming soon on Facebook

Contact: Frank Niro, 503-347-0750 email: Frank Niro

Venue: Stratford Games, c/o Frank Niro, 637 Stratford Drive, Lexington, KY 40503

Schedule: Thursdays 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Monthly tournament last Saturday of each month beginning August 2013

  2. LOUISVILLE

LOUISVILLE BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: Louisville Backgammon Club

Contact: Frank Frigo, email: Frank Frigo

Venue: Bonneycastle Club, 1951 Bonneycastle Ave., Louisville, KY 40205 – 502-451-3299 Ring the bell for admittance.

Schedule: 1st and 3rd Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. 5 and 7 pt matches beginning August 2013

 

LOUISIANA

NEW ORLEANS

GAMMON UNDERGROUND

Website: Gammon Underground

Contact: Brian Lonergan, email: Brian Lonergan, 504-621-4699

Venue: 820 Bonnabel Blvd., Metairie, LA 70005.

Schedule: Usually 2nd and last Wednesdays of each month. Always check the Facebook website for the most up to date information on dates.
Monthly chouette is held on the third Wednesday of every month, including December, at Building 106 on 504 1st St. in Gretna, LA 70053.

MARYLAND

  • 1. BALTIMORE

BALTIMORE BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: http://www.baltimorebackgammonclub.com

Contact: Vic Morawski, Director, 3358 Hickory Avenue, Baltimore MD 21211 = Vic Morawski Larry Cecchetti is Asst. Director/Statistician

Venue: Hightopps Backstage Grill, 2306 York Road, Timonium, MD 21093

Schedule: 1st & 3rd Mondays at 6:30 pm

  • 2, WHEATON

DC METRO BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: http://www.meetup.com/DC-Metro-Backgammon-Club/

Contact: Ken Indart, 11jetguy66@gmail.com  (504) 366-7498

Venue: Bar Louie, 11006 Viers Mill Road,  Wheaton, MD 20902 next to the Wheaton Mall (240) 283-1680

Schedule: Tuesdays after the 1st and 3rd Sunday at 6:30 pm registration, 7:00 pm play begins (play on weeks when the Beltway Backgammon Club does not meet)

MASSACHUSETTS

  • BOSTON

NEW ENGLAND BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: nebackgammon.org

Contact: Alex Zamanian Alex Zamanian 781-354-6466 or Albert Steg Albert Steg (617) 417-6743

Newsletter Editor: Alex Zamanian;

Webmaster: Tom O’Riordan

Venue: Frank’s Steakhouse, 2310 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02140, Frank’s Steakhouse

Schedule: See Club website for dates

MICHIGAN

1. BENTON HARBOR

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: Southwest Michigan Backgammon Club

Contact: Marc Churchill, marcchurchill170@comcast.net, (269) 207-9996

Venue:The Livery, 190 5th St., Benton Harbor

Schedule:Tuesdays at 7:30pm

2. FLINT

FLINT AREA BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: Flint Area Backgammon Club

Contact: Carol Joy Cole, 3719 Greenbrook Lane, Flint, MI 48507, USA 810-232-9731

Venue: Sharky’s Sports Bar:4050 S. Center Road, Burton, Michigan 48519 Phone: (810) 742-6185 website: http://www.sharkyssport.com/index.html

Schedule: Thursday at 7 pm

3. GRAND RAPIDS

GRAND RAPIDS BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: Grand Rapids Backgammon Club

Contact: Bob Kamp (4thekamps@comcast.net)

Venue: Anazah Sands West, 1339 28th St. SW Wyoming, MI 49509 – 616-538-0810

Schedule: Weekly Tournaments: Tuesdays at 7:15pm

Entry: $10 Main, $5 Side, freeroll for new players

4. PLYMOUTH

PLYMOUTH BACKGAMMON CLUB

Contact: Dean Adamian 734-981-5706, 42954 Barchester Road, Canton, MI 48187

Venue: Super Bowl Lanes, 45100 Ford Road, Canton, MI 48187

Schedule: Wednesdays 7:00 pm

5.TRAVERSE CITY

TRAVERSE CITY BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website:www.facebook.com/TraverseCityBackgammonClub

Contact: Dan Wittkopp- 231-421-1970

Email: Dan Wittkopp

Venue: Horizon Books, 243 E Front Street, Traverse City, MI 49684 in the lower level coffee shop.

Schedule: Thursdays at 6:00 pm – Free instruction by appointment, consulting chouette followed by double elimination tournament

6. WARREN

METRO NORTH BACKGAMMON CLUB

Contact: Paul Berg, 921 Winchester, Lincoln Park, MI 48146; cell: (313) 330-7803

Venue: Bombshells, 24200 Dequindre, Warren, MI, (586) 619-7927

Schedule: Monday at 7 pm

MINNESOTA

  • MINNEAPOLIS

TWIN CITIES BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: http://twincitiesbackgammon.org

Contact: David Minikus tcgammon@comcast.net or phone 612-718-2613.

Venue: Champps in Richfield, Intersection of 66th and Lyndale Avenue S, Minneapolis, MN

Schedule: Thursday. Chouette action at 6 PM – Tournament play at 7PM.

MISSISSIPPI

  • OLIVE BRANCH

DeSOTO CLASSIC BOARD GAME SOCIETY

Website: Desoto Classic Board Game Society

Contact: Quentin Laymon 901-568-1290 quentinlaymon@gmail.com.

Venue: Starbucks, 180 Goodman Rd. East, Southaven, MS 38671

Schedule: Thursdays at 6:30 PM

MISSOURI

  • KANSAS CITY

KANSAS CITY BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website:Kansas City Backgammon Club

Contact: Eric Barr, mister.eb@gmail.com, 816-237-8089

Venue: Fox & Hound, 10428 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66212, Fox & Hound

Schedule: 1st and 3rd Tuesday at 6:30 pm

  • ST. LOUIS

SAINT LOUIS BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: St. Louis Backgammon Club

Contact: Jana Bohrer or Jim Painter, bggammon@att.com, 314-698-2023

Venue: Kirkwood Station Brewing Co., 105 E. Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, MO, 63122

Schedule: Every Monday at 6:30 pm

NEVADA

  • LAS VEGAS

1. LAS VEGAS BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: www.vegasbg.com

Contact: Tony Anton, tonyanton@earthlink.net, (702) 458-0926

Venue: Calico Jack’s, 8200 W Charleston Blvd @ Cimmaron, Las Vegas, NV (702)255-6771

Schedule: Tuesdays, tournaments start @ 7:00 PM, sign-ups @ 6:40 PM. Event entries available until 9:30 PM.

2. NEVADA BACKGAMMON ASSOCIATION

Website: Nevada Backgammon Association

Contact: Howard Markowitz HowardMarkowitz@yahoo.com, (702) 218-8238

Venue: Flamingo Hotel & Casino, 3555 Las Vegas Blvd. S, Las Vegas, NV

Schedule: Two major tournaments annually.

NEW JERSEY

  • KEYPORT

MID-JERSEY BACKGAMMON CLUB

Contact: Alan Grunwald, agwald@gmail.com

Venue: Town & Country Diner, 35 State Route #35, Keyport NJ 07735

Schedule: Thursday chouettes at 7:30 pm until 2:00 am, occasional monthly tournaments

NEW MEXICO

1. ALBUQUERQUE

ALBUQUERQUE BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: Albuquerque Backgammon Club

Snail-mail: 100 Gold Avenue #601, Albuquerque NM 87102

Contact: Ed Rosenblum, 505-795-3382 (cell), Email: Albuquerque Backgammon

Venue: Flying Star, 4026 Rio Grande Boulevard NW., Albuquerque,NM

Schedule: Wednesdays at 6:00 pm. We welcome players from beginner to advanced and regularly offer free teaching lessons. C’mon over, have a bite at the Flying Star, and join in the fun.

2. TAOS

TAOS BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: taosbackgammon.com and MeetUP at Taos-Backgammon-Club

Contact: Maia’ma (Ama) Khan Taos BG Club

Venue: KTAOS Solar Bar, #9 State Rd 150, Taos, NM 87571.KTAOS Solar Radio

Schedule: Thursday, 6pm – 9pm – check website for dates/details.

NEW YORK

NEW YORK CITY

1. NYAC BACKGAMMON CLUB

Contact: Leyla Zaloutskaya, President cell:646-420-7262 email: nycmayorscupbackgammon@yahoo.com

Venue: NYAC Backgammon Club, 180 Central Park South, New York, NY 10022

Schedule: Every Tuesday night at the NYAC at 7p.m. The games are open to NYAC club members and their guests (by invitation)

2. NYC BACKGAMMON (PRIME CLUB)

USBGF Liaison: Richard Munitz rich@usbgf.org

Venues and Schedule: Once monthly on Tuesday nights; register through meetup/nycbg

Website: NYC Backgammon or meetup-nyc-bg

3. PAIR-O-DICE

Tournament Director: Antoinette-Marie Williams, montecarloamw@gmail.com, 135 West 106th Street, #4C, NY NY 10025, 212-222-7177; cell 917-538-7039

Venue:The David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center, next door to 1881 Broadway between West 61st and 62nd Streets, Manhattan

Schedule: Monthly – call for dates.

4. LONG ISLAND BACKGAMMON CLUB

Tournament Director: John Barnett, BGplusUSA@gmail.com, 309 Wellington Road, Mineola, NY 11501, 516/741-1428.

Website:Long Island Backgammon Club.

Venue:Eleanor Rigbys, 133 Mineola Blvd., Mineola, NY 11501

Schedule: Mondays, 7 to 11 PM.

5. BEACON CHESS AND BACKGAMMON CLUB

Contact: Garrett Duquesne, GDuquesne@greenburghny.com, 845-235-6833.

Website:Beacon Chess and Backgammon Club.

Venue:Chill Wine Bar, 173 Main St. Beacon NY 12508

Schedule: 2nd Thursday of the month – 8:00pm – 11:00pm.

NORTH CAROLINA

1. CHARLOTTE

CHARLOTTE BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: Charlotte Backgammon Club

Contact: David Rogers (704) 965-3573 Dave Rogers

Venue: Libretto’s Pizza, 1600 E Woodlawn Rd, Charlotte, NC

Schedule:Monthly tournament First Monday at 7:00 PM, Every Tuesday at 7:00 PM

OHIO

1. AKRON

OHIO STATE BACKGAMMON CLUB

Website: Ohio State Backgammon Club

Contact: Joe Miller, Director; osbc@neo.rr.com;

Venue: The Azteca Mexican Restaurant, 1779 East Market Street, Akron, Ohio 44305, 330-794-9091

Schedule:Usually the first Sunday each month at 2:00 pm. No event in December.

2. CINCINNATI

CINCINNATI BACKGAMMON PLAYERS CLUB