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BULLETIN

 

 

 
Education
 

EASYBRIDGE!

 

Easybridge! 2 Games: Saturdays (9:00 am -12:00 noon) with Deb

Easybridge! 2 Workshops: Wednesdays (1:00-3:00 pm) w/Vicki Open to all 0-20 players

  • July 7:   Curious Cuebids
  • July 14: Bidding in the Balancing Seat
  • July 21: 3rd & 4th Seat Openings
  • July 28: Negative Doubles Page 2

Slam Bidding Summer School: Tuesdays (9:00-11:00 am) w/Andy Open to all

  • July 5:   Splinter Bids: Game-Forcing & Slam Inviting
  • July 12: Inverted Minors: Preempts, Power & Power-Plus
  • July 19: Minor Suit Transfers: Warnings & Invitations
  • July 26: 2♣ Openings & Modern Responses: Showing Real Power!
  • Aug 2:   Responses to 2NT I: Finding Major Suit Slams
  • Aug 9:   Responses to 2NT II: Finding Minor Suit Slams

Click here to see the complete Education Schedule

Vu-Bridge Beginner's Corner

Vu-Bridge (ACOL version)
choosen by the EBU!

Read more about the English Bridge Education Department and FREE V-Blue for all EBUTA Teachers: Click here

Saturday January 30th, 2016:
Careful Play by Paul Bowyer

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V-Blue - The beginners e-newsletter: 20 hands to play every two weeks - ACOL and Standard American versions available

Vu-Bridge Hand of the Week

New: Vu-Bridge Defender
Try sample hands: Click here

Saturday, January 30th, 2016:
Diamonds, again! By David Bird


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V-Green e-Newsletter: improve your Bridge skills - all levels

 
Welcome to Casa de Carta

This bridge player’s mecca is nestled in the largest gated community in the United States (26,000 acres in the Ouachita Mountains), along with 9 golf courses and 11 lakes.

Play in our 5,700 sq ft "House of Cards" where over 8,000 tables of duplicate and rubber bridge are played annually.  We are ranked in the Top 50 among ACBL's 3,200 bridge clubs.

Come and share our motto:
Where ladies and gentlemen gather to play a game they love.

Special Upcoming Games

Special Games in July!

North American Pairs - Red/Black Masterpoints - ($3.50) Friday, July 1, 1:00 pm: Open & 500 NLM Pairs; Thursday, July 7, 1:00 pm: Open & 500 NLM Pairs; Monday, July 11, 9:00 am: 500 NLM, 1:00 pm: Open & 500 NLM Pairs; Tuesday, July 19, 1:00 pm: Open & 500 NLM Pairs; Wednesday, July 27, 9:00 am: 500 NLM; 1:00 pm: Open & 500 NLM Pairs (instead of 1,000).  

1st Sunday Swiss Teams - Stratified: 2,000/1,000/300 - July 3: 1:00 pm; Sign-up in playing area!

Unit-Wide Championship - Tuesday, July 12: 1:00 pm: Flighted Open, 300 & 20 Pairs; 6:00 pm: 0-750 Pairs

International Fund Game - ($3.50) Thursday, July 14: 1:00 pm: Flighted Open & 500 Pairs

Little Rock Sectional - July 15-16-17

New Duplicate Games 

     - Open Pairs on Wednesdays at 1:00 pm

     - Newcomer (0-20) Pairs: Tuesdays & Fridays at 1:00 pm; Wednesdays at 9:00 am and Saturdays (Easybridge! 2) at 9:00 am

      - 49er Pairs: Wednesday evenings 7:00-9:15 pm

Rubber Bridge - Tuesdays 9:30 am, Wednesdays 7:00 pm, Thursdays 9:30 am


Click for the latest results
Top VCC Bridge Players!
70 Percenters Players of the Month
 

Gail Uram & Greg Jones

71.25%

Barbara & Bill Worthley

72.5%

6/8/2016

Susan Lemay

0-20

Cheryl Kohler

20-300

Frank Morgan

300-1000

Randy Lusk

1000-2000

Phil Michaelson

2000+

Click for the latest results
Top VCC Bridge Players!
70 Percenters Players of the Month
 

Gail Uram & Greg Jones

71.25%

Barbara & Bill Worthley

72.5%

6/8/2016

Susan Lemay

0-20

Cheryl Kohler

20-300

Frank Morgan

300-1000

Randy Lusk

1000-2000

Phil Michaelson

2000+