Bridge

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Programs are IN-PERSON, unless stated otherwise. All safety protocols will be followed. Masks REQUIRED around the table while playing games; instructor may remove mask when teaching.

Bridge Lessons

If necessary, the classes below can switch to virtual platform using Zoom / Sharkbridge.

BEGINNER/REFRESHER: PART 1
Instructor: Rhona Thornton, ACBL-certified Instructor
Half hour of theory and 1 hour of play. Topics include Introduction, Major, Minor & One No Trump Openings, and Overcalls.
Monday 10:30am – 12:00pm
Oct 4-Nov 8 (5 Classes)
In Person – F6033AM-P
M $75.00 / R $95.00 Register

BEGINNER/REFRESHER: PART 2
Instructor: Rhona Thornton, ACBL-certified Instructor
Half hour of theory and one hour of play. Topics include Opening Leads, Finesses, Stayman, Take Out Doubles and Weak 2s.
Monday 10:30am – 12:00pm
Nov 15-Dec 20 (6 Classes)
In Person – F6034AM-P
M $90.00 / R $110.00 Register

NEW BRIDGE LOGIC
Instructor: Sam Epstein
You know the rules, but now understand the LOGIC to improve your game. For beginner and intermediate players, a good companion to other bridge classes.
Please note: should conditions prevent in-person classes, this course will be cancelled.
Thursday 9:30am – 10:00am
Oct 28-Dec 9 (6 Classes)
In Person – F6036AM-P
M $30.00 / R $36.00 Register

Marjorie Groberman
DUPLICATE BRIDGE CLUB SANCTIONED GAMES

Because of public health order restrictions, we will continue virtual ACBL-sanctioned club play via Bridge Base Online (BBO) website, through this fall. Master points, online score and hand records posted. Certified ACBL Director Bryan Maksymetz facilitates and can be contacted at bmaksymetz@gmail.com.

Tuesday & Thursday
10:10 start time on BBO (sign in up to 2 hours ahead to be seated)
$5 USD regular games, $6.50 USD special events, payable through BBO website

Need assistance getting on BBO or buying BB dollars? Contact Lisa Quay at lisa@jccgv.bc.ca

Supervised Bridge

THURSDAY SUPERVISED BRIDGE
Instructor: Sam Epstein
Bidding tips to improve your game, as well as hands to play. For players with basic knowledge.
Thursday, starting Oct 28
10:30am – 12:30pm
With pre-purchased Supervised Bridge punch card: M $67/R $70 for 10 classes. (no single admissions)

FRIDAY SUPERVISED BRIDGE
Instructor: Rhona Thornton, ACBL-certified Instructor
Players will be given hands to play and will be able to ask questions. For beginners and better.
Friday, starting Oct 29
10:00am – 12:00pm
With pre-purchased Supervised Bridge punch card: M $67/R $70 for 10 classes. (no single admissions)