The New Britain Chess Club is currently open on Tuesday evenings at the Armenian Church of the Holy Resurrection. Masks are
currently required to be worn by all members and non-members.
The Oktoberfest Open began its tradition with the NBCC in 2006 as a way to celebrate the club's rich German heritage,
which dates back to
early as the 1930s. As part of this annual celebration, the club holds its Oktoberfest dinner party at a local restaurant after each