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Welcome New Members

Sandra Borns
June Boyer
Carol Sidley

Rank Changes

Sapphire Life Master

Marilyn Hahn

Silver Life Master

Margie Lee

Bronze Life Master

Larry Graves

Regional Master

Eric Blitz

Sectional Master

Fran Blowitz
Scott Coleman
Gernith Lidster
Gerald Trostler

Club Master

Carolyn Deatherage
Mike Harper
Suzie Layne Carr
Linda Raines

Junior Master

Kim Burtle
Martine Reeves
William Wegener

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Kudos to All!

 
Welcome to ACBL Unit 533
About our Website
About our Website

WELCOME VISITORS

Our website has all the information you need about the duplicate bridge community in the Coachella Valley, from Palm Springs to Indio.  Please use the page links on the left side of our home page to navigate the website.

FIND YOUR GAME - Locations and Times

Clubs in the Coachella Valley offer a wide range of games for beginning to seasoned bridge players. For a complete guide to Duplicate Bridge Games, with locations and times, please use the  Game Schedule  link on the far left side of this page.

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June 21st Unit Game Winners

Congratulations to Our
June 21st Unit Game Winners!

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DBC Open Game

1st Overall - Bruce Ferguson & Marilyn Loesberg, N/S
1st E/W - Lois Kanefield & Ilene Grabel

MHDBC at Joslyn Open Game

1st Overall - Marcy Blumstein & Sue Blom, E/W
1st N/S - Carol Guinaw & Barbara Gibson

DBC 499er

1st Overall - Bill & Barbara Wegener, E/W
1st N/S - Mary Lee Guiss & Pat Swanson

READ THE NEW DISTRICT 22 FORUM MAGAZINE

The monthly District 22 Forum has gone online!
Access the new online Forum Magazine by clicking on the permanent link at the upper left of our homepage. Every issue has D-22 news, Tournament information and results, Unit newsletters, helpful bridge tips and more!

Unit 533 Annual Awards

Unit 533's Annual Awards Program and Unit Game takes place every April. To see photos and a list of all 2017 Winners, click on  Awards and Races  at the upper left of this page.

Your 2018 Bridge Bucket List!
Your 2018 Bridge Bucket List!

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Los Angeles
Long Beach
Regional

July 2 - July 8

For Complete Results click here

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N A B C
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NORTH AMERICAN BRIDGE CHAMPIONSHIPS
SUMMER 2018

ATLANTA, GA
July 26 - August 5

For Info on Tournament Schedule, Hotels, Entertainment and Events, Click here

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ORANGE COUNTY REGIONAL

At the Hilton Orange County
in Costa Mesa

September 3rd thru 9th

For Flyer, Click here


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Ventura "Halloween" Regional

October 29th thru Novemebr 4th
Ventura, CA

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Palm Springs
Harvest 499er Sectional

All players under 500 Masterpoints are eligible
November 8th and 9th

Ivey Ranch Country Club
74580 Varner Road
Thousand Palms, CA

Click here for flyer

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Palm Springs
Regional Tournament

December 10th thru 16th
Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort
and Spa

 in Rancho Mirage, CA
Click here for flyer

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and coming in 2019...

Palm Springs
Non-Life Master Regional

January 10th thru 13th

Palm Springs Pavilion
Palm Springs, California

Click here for flyer

Results
Sun Jul 15, 2018
Event Name
(Duncan BC)
Director: Mick Riccio
Sat Jul 14, 2018
DBC Saturday Morning299er
(Duncan BC)
Director: Jamie Alperin
Sat Jul 14, 2018
Saturday Morning Pairs
(SHBC)
Director: Jana McCormick
Sat Jul 14, 2018
Cathedral City Open
(Mick's Club)
Cathedral City 1:00 PM
Director: Mick Riccio
Sat Jul 14, 2018
DBC Open
(Duncan BC)
Director: Vicki & Bob
Calendar
Sun Jul 15, 2018
Goulash Sunday
(Mick's Club)
Duncan Bridge Center 1:00
0-799 & Open
Director: Mick Riccio
Fri Jul 20, 2018
Weekday Unit Game in Clubs
The Unit pays the extra sanction fees for this game as part of our "Give Back to Members" program. The Unit does not provide lunch, but does provide a cake or other dessert at each participating club.
Mon Aug 6, 2018
Weekday Unit Game in Clubs
The Unit pays the extra sanction fees for this game as part of our "Give Back to Members" program. The Unit does not provide lunch, but does provide a cake or other dessert at each participating club.
Tue Aug 21, 2018
Weekday Unit Game in Clubs
The Unit pays the extra sanction fees for this game as part of our "Give Back to Members" program. The Unit does not provide lunch, but does provide a cake or other dessert at each participating club.
UNIT GAMES = Big Points!

Unit 533 is sponsoring 23 Unit Games in 2018, including 17 Unit Games in Clubs, 3 Unit-Wide Games in Clubs and 3 Unit Games at the Annual Unit events.  Play at your favorite club in our Unit Games in Clubs and Unit-Wide Games in Clubs throughout the year! For the schedule of all upcoming Unit Games, Click Here.

Open Games Now at Shadow Hills

Sun City Shadow Hills Bridge Club announces Open Games for the summer. SHBC's sanctioned games on Tuesdays at 12:30 pm and Saturdays at 10:00 am are now open to the public. The games are at the Monteceito Clubhouse. Use the Jefferson Street gate and mention Rick Rowen to gain entry. For more information, contact Rick at RNEWOR@GMAIL.COM.

Goulash-Goulash Sunday at DBC - July 15

Enjoy Hungarian Goulash and Greek Salad for lunch!
Play Goulash Bridge in the afternoon!

Duncan Bridge Center in Palm Desert is hosting a Gypsy-themed game on Sunday, July 15th. Club championship = Big Points! Open and 799er sections. Mick Riccio is directing, card fees support the Duncan Building Fund. Prizes for Best Gypsy Costumes, and First Overall in bridge wins dinner at Chef George's Restaurant.
Lunch begins at 12:15 pm, bridge follows at 1:00.
Reservations are necessary
- email Bev Hartin at hartin.bev@gmail.com.
Don't miss this special fun event!

Play Bridge in the Evening at DBC

Duncan Bridge Center in Palm Desert has Tuesday Evening Games at 6:00 pm, with 0-49 and Open Games directed by Mick Riccio. These are fund-raising games for the Coachella Valley Bridge Foundation, with a special $5.00 card fee for the 0-49 game, and special thanks to Mick for donating his directing skills to benefit CVBF.

Beginner and I/N Games in the Valley

Many Beginner and Intermediate/Novice games are offered in the Coachella Valley. Duncan Bridge Center in Palm Desert has a 0-20 game (with supervised play) on Saturday at 9:00 am, a 49er game on Tuesday at 6:00 pm, 299er games on Tuesday and Saturday at 9:00 am, 499er games on Tuesday and Thursday at 1:00 pm, 799er games on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 1:00 pm, and a 999er on Saturday at 1:00 pm. MHDBC at the Joslyn Center in Palm Desert has a 199er game on Tuesdays at 12:30 pm.

All beginning and advancing players are invited to participate in these friendly games. Meet new friends and improve your bridge skills!

Classes, Seminars and Workshops

Bridge With The Monroes, Classes, Events: Click Here

Duncan Bridge Center Class/Event Schedule: Click Here

Mick's DynaMick Bridge, Classes, Seminars: Click Here

70% Honor Roll
72.57% Donna Darvey & Jack Barr PSBC Jul 9
71.50% Ken Davis & Roy Krapes SHBC Jul 3
72.50% Jane Arthur & Sharon Lowry DBC Jun 26
70.28% Tom & Anne Lund PSBC Jun 20
70.71% Richard Hendrick & Jack Barr PSBC Jun 19
70.50% Dorian Trostler & Stephen Weiss DBC  Jun 15
71.72% Jack Barr & Judy McClintic DBC Jun 13
71.06% Linda Kaeser & Pat Coontz DBC Jun 9
70.77% Carol Van Court & Pat Coontz SCPD Jun 8
70.44% Karol & Guy Monroe SCPD Jun 8
70.54% Karen Michael & Bobbie Harper PSBC Jun 8
70.93% Jim Weeks & Neil Stern DBC Jun 2
71.56% Mary Lee Guiss & Pat Swanson DBC May 31
70.14% Jim Weeks & Jim Darvey DBC May 29
71.06% Jim Weeks & Jim Darvey DBC May 22
73.81% Jane Arthur & Sharon Lowry DBC May 22
70.20% Jim Weeks & Neil Stern DBC May 21
70.51% Barbara Maniscalco & Mike Boyle PSBC May 16
72.02% Mary Lee Guiss & Judy Jacobson DBC May 15
74.08% Jane Arthur & Sharon Lowry DBC May 15
75.00% Bruce Ferguson & Robert Carroll MHDBC May 10
75.00% Lynn Brooks & Carolyn Deatherage DBC May 8
72.65% Beth Friedman & Ann Devereux DBC May 4
71.99% Janice Randles & Lou Goldsmith DBC May 2

As reported by Club Directors

Results
Sun Jul 15, 2018
Event Name
(Duncan BC)
Director: Mick Riccio
Sat Jul 14, 2018
DBC Saturday Morning299er
(Duncan BC)
Director: Jamie Alperin
Sat Jul 14, 2018
Saturday Morning Pairs
(SHBC)
Director: Jana McCormick
Sat Jul 14, 2018
Cathedral City Open
(Mick's Club)
Cathedral City 1:00 PM
Director: Mick Riccio
Sat Jul 14, 2018
DBC Open
(Duncan BC)
Director: Vicki & Bob
Calendar
Sun Jul 15, 2018
Goulash Sunday
(Mick's Club)
Duncan Bridge Center 1:00
0-799 & Open
Director: Mick Riccio
Fri Jul 20, 2018
Weekday Unit Game in Clubs
The Unit pays the extra sanction fees for this game as part of our "Give Back to Members" program. The Unit does not provide lunch, but does provide a cake or other dessert at each participating club.
Mon Aug 6, 2018
Weekday Unit Game in Clubs
The Unit pays the extra sanction fees for this game as part of our "Give Back to Members" program. The Unit does not provide lunch, but does provide a cake or other dessert at each participating club.
Tue Aug 21, 2018
Weekday Unit Game in Clubs
The Unit pays the extra sanction fees for this game as part of our "Give Back to Members" program. The Unit does not provide lunch, but does provide a cake or other dessert at each participating club.
UNIT GAMES = Big Points!

Unit 533 is sponsoring 23 Unit Games in 2018, including 17 Unit Games in Clubs, 3 Unit-Wide Games in Clubs and 3 Unit Games at the Annual Unit events.  Play at your favorite club in our Unit Games in Clubs and Unit-Wide Games in Clubs throughout the year! For the schedule of all upcoming Unit Games, Click Here.

Open Games Now at Shadow Hills

Sun City Shadow Hills Bridge Club announces Open Games for the summer. SHBC's sanctioned games on Tuesdays at 12:30 pm and Saturdays at 10:00 am are now open to the public. The games are at the Monteceito Clubhouse. Use the Jefferson Street gate and mention Rick Rowen to gain entry. For more information, contact Rick at RNEWOR@GMAIL.COM.

Goulash-Goulash Sunday at DBC - July 15

Enjoy Hungarian Goulash and Greek Salad for lunch!
Play Goulash Bridge in the afternoon!

Duncan Bridge Center in Palm Desert is hosting a Gypsy-themed game on Sunday, July 15th. Club championship = Big Points! Open and 799er sections. Mick Riccio is directing, card fees support the Duncan Building Fund. Prizes for Best Gypsy Costumes, and First Overall in bridge wins dinner at Chef George's Restaurant.
Lunch begins at 12:15 pm, bridge follows at 1:00.
Reservations are necessary
- email Bev Hartin at hartin.bev@gmail.com.
Don't miss this special fun event!

Play Bridge in the Evening at DBC

Duncan Bridge Center in Palm Desert has Tuesday Evening Games at 6:00 pm, with 0-49 and Open Games directed by Mick Riccio. These are fund-raising games for the Coachella Valley Bridge Foundation, with a special $5.00 card fee for the 0-49 game, and special thanks to Mick for donating his directing skills to benefit CVBF.

Beginner and I/N Games in the Valley

Many Beginner and Intermediate/Novice games are offered in the Coachella Valley. Duncan Bridge Center in Palm Desert has a 0-20 game (with supervised play) on Saturday at 9:00 am, a 49er game on Tuesday at 6:00 pm, 299er games on Tuesday and Saturday at 9:00 am, 499er games on Tuesday and Thursday at 1:00 pm, 799er games on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 1:00 pm, and a 999er on Saturday at 1:00 pm. MHDBC at the Joslyn Center in Palm Desert has a 199er game on Tuesdays at 12:30 pm.

All beginning and advancing players are invited to participate in these friendly games. Meet new friends and improve your bridge skills!

Classes, Seminars and Workshops

Bridge With The Monroes, Classes, Events: Click Here

Duncan Bridge Center Class/Event Schedule: Click Here

Mick's DynaMick Bridge, Classes, Seminars: Click Here

70% Honor Roll
72.57% Donna Darvey & Jack Barr PSBC Jul 9
71.50% Ken Davis & Roy Krapes SHBC Jul 3
72.50% Jane Arthur & Sharon Lowry DBC Jun 26
70.28% Tom & Anne Lund PSBC Jun 20
70.71% Richard Hendrick & Jack Barr PSBC Jun 19
70.50% Dorian Trostler & Stephen Weiss DBC  Jun 15
71.72% Jack Barr & Judy McClintic DBC Jun 13
71.06% Linda Kaeser & Pat Coontz DBC Jun 9
70.77% Carol Van Court & Pat Coontz SCPD Jun 8
70.44% Karol & Guy Monroe SCPD Jun 8
70.54% Karen Michael & Bobbie Harper PSBC Jun 8
70.93% Jim Weeks & Neil Stern DBC Jun 2
71.56% Mary Lee Guiss & Pat Swanson DBC May 31
70.14% Jim Weeks & Jim Darvey DBC May 29
71.06% Jim Weeks & Jim Darvey DBC May 22
73.81% Jane Arthur & Sharon Lowry DBC May 22
70.20% Jim Weeks & Neil Stern DBC May 21
70.51% Barbara Maniscalco & Mike Boyle PSBC May 16
72.02% Mary Lee Guiss & Judy Jacobson DBC May 15
74.08% Jane Arthur & Sharon Lowry DBC May 15
75.00% Bruce Ferguson & Robert Carroll MHDBC May 10
75.00% Lynn Brooks & Carolyn Deatherage DBC May 8
72.65% Beth Friedman & Ann Devereux DBC May 4
71.99% Janice Randles & Lou Goldsmith DBC May 2

As reported by Club Directors