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Bridge Lesson News

Bruce Richmond's Duplicate Bridge class: Bruce's Duplicate Bridge classes continue EVERY THURSDAY at the STEELTON Seniors' Centre at 10:30 am. Bruce is covering a variety of modern bidding, 'play of the hand' and defensive techniques. Regular attendance is appreciated, but NOT required. Drop in some time when you have a chance. New students are always welcomed! Please help spread the word.

Special Games - Arrange Your Partner(s) Early Please

In order to avoid disappointment be sure to arrange your partner(s) well in advance for these special games: 

MON MAR 06: MENTOR GAME (Bruce's hand analyses. Need a partner? Contact Murray Nott)

MAR 06 - 10: CLUB CHARITY GAMES (CBF) (Mega Mpts while supporting Canadian Bridge)

MON MAR 20: ALTERNATE MENTOR GAME (30 minute rounds - Lots of learning opportunities)

TUE MAR 21: TEAM GAME (Sign your team up today! Call Mark Brown for help forming a team)

APR 11-16: TORONTO EASTER REGIONAL (<<< Click for details)

Special Announcements

CALLING ALL NON-LIFE MASTERS: The Sault International Unit will be holding a NLM Sectional Tournament on May 12th and 13th that will allow ONLY non-Life Masters with 0 to 500 Masterpoint to play! 

Here's your best chance to play against competition that you have a good chance of doing well against in a BIG TOURNAMENT!!! Not only that, you'll get TONS of SILVER POINTS if that's important to you. Call all of your non-Life Master bridge friends (ACBL members or not), both near and far to come play social, entry level, duplicate bridge in a BIG TOURNAMENT atmosphere here in Sault Ste. Marie.

And if it's not too much trouble please let Arlene Smith or Sharon Lessard know if you plan on playing a game or two at this May 12-13th tournament.

EXTRA! EXTRA!! Read all about it!!!
EXTRA! EXTRA!! Read all about it!!!

Grab a Bridge Book Any Time: Defense is literally half the game. In Eddie Kantar's "Introduction to Defender's Play" you will learn the fundamentals of defensive play like which suit and card to lead, and when and how to signal to give your partner the maximum amount of information. If you are a good defender it is almost impossible to be a losing duplicate bridge player. Click Here to go to our extensive Library Collection to sign out this fantastic classic, or to take out something else!

Carol Thomas
ACDBC Librarian

News from the Board of Directors
News from the Board of Directors

The Common Game: At the February 2016 Board Meeting the Executive passed a resolution to eliminate the use of the Common Game.

Arrive Early Please: In order to start each game on time please make sure that at least one member of your partnership/team arrives at least 15 minutes before the start of the game. Thank you.

Results
Fri March 24, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: Donna
Thu March 23, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: J Luzzi
Wed March 22, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: Bruce R
Tue March 21, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: R Hopson
Mon March 20, 2017
Mentor Night
Director: M Brown
Fri March 17, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: Bruce R
Thu March 16, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: Doug Lawson
Wed March 15, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: Don Walls
Tue March 14, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: J Luzzi
Mon March 13, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: Murray
Fri March 10, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: T B A
Thu March 9, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: Bill Nash
Wed March 8, 2017
Wednesday Afternoon Session
Director: B Richmond
Tue March 7, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: Liz Kristiansen
Results
Fri March 24, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: Donna
Thu March 23, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: J Luzzi
Wed March 22, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: Bruce R
Tue March 21, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: R Hopson
Mon March 20, 2017
Mentor Night
Director: M Brown
Fri March 17, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: Bruce R
Thu March 16, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: Doug Lawson
Wed March 15, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: Don Walls
Tue March 14, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: J Luzzi
Mon March 13, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: Murray
Fri March 10, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: T B A
Thu March 9, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: Bill Nash
Wed March 8, 2017
Wednesday Afternoon Session
Director: B Richmond
Tue March 7, 2017
Open Pairs
Director: Liz Kristiansen