Bridge

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All safety protocols will be followed. Masks REQUIRED around the table while playing games; instructor may remove mask when teaching.

Marjorie Groberman DUPLICATE BRIDGE CLUB SANCTIONED GAMES

ACBL-sanctioned club games. Master points, online score and hand records posted. Certified ACBL Director Bryan Maksymetz facilitates. bmaksymetz@gmail.com

Playing Virtually!
via the Bridge Base Online (BBO)
Tuesday & Thursday 10:10am
on BBO (sign in up to 2 hours ahead to be seated).
$5 USD regular, $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

In-person opening scheduled for Tue, March 1 at 10:30am. Virtual games will continue as above. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN PLAYING IN PERSON, please email lisa@jccgv.bc.ca, so room used is appropriately scaled to attendees:

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Bridge Lessons

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

BEGINNER/REFRESHER: P 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
Feb 14 – Mar 21 (6 Classes)
In Person – W6033AM-P
M $90.00 / R $110.00 Register

BEGINNER/REFRESHER: P 2
Instructor: Rhona Thornton, ACBL-certified Instructor
Half hour of theory and one hour of play. Topics include Finesse, Counting Winners and Losers, Stayman, Take Out Doubles and Weak 2’s.
Monday 10:30am – 12:00pm
Mar 28 – May 2 (6 Classes)
In Person – W6034AM-P
M $90.00 / R $110.00 Register

NEW APPLYING THE FUNDAMENTALS OF BRIDGE
Instructor: Barry Yamanouchi
Do you find yourself understanding the basics in a bridge lesson but when you get to the bridge table everything seems a lot harder? This course expands on the ‘Fundamentals of Bridge’ class by showing how the concepts apply to real play variations. 30 minutes of lesson + 60 minutes of play.
Wednesday 10:30am – 12:00pm
Feb 16 – March 9 (4 classes)
In Person – W6060AM-P
R $90.00 / R $110.00 Register

Supervised Bridge

Scheduled to resume at the JCC on February 10 and 11.

THURSDAYS
Instructor: Sam Epstein
Bidding tips to improve your game, as well as hands to play. For players with basic knowledge.
10:30am – 12:30pm
With pre-purchased Supervised Bridge punch card: M $67/R $70 for 10 classes

FRIDAYS
Instructor: Rhona Thornton, ACBL-certified Instructor
Players will be given hands to play and will be able to ask questions. For beginners and better.
10:30am – 12:30pm
With pre-purchased Supervised Bridge punch card: M $67/R $70 for 10 classes