Education
 

 

Easybridge! Workshops:  Monday mornings, 9:00-11:00

  • Oct 22: Takeout Doubles
  • Oct 29: 1NT Openings & Stayman
  • Nov 5: 1NT Openings & Jacoby
  • Nov 12: Those Pesky Preempts
  • Nov 19: 2♣ Rock Crushers
  • Nov 26: Opener's Rebids  
Welcome to Casa de Carta
Village Card Club
Village Card Club

Our Club is nestled in the Ouachita Mountains, 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 - along with Cribbage, Euchre and Pinochle - are played annually.  We are ranked in the top 2% of ACBL's 3,200 bridge clubs.

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

2019 Village Card Club Board of Directors Nominations

Are you interested in serving on the Board of Directors for 2019?

You may share your intention to run for one of the officer positions by contacting the Nominations Committee Chairman Rick Wendricks (915-0665 or bridger1944@suddenlink.net).

The available positions are President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, Logistics Director, Member Services Director, Marketing Director, and Player Development Director.

You may learn more about the job descriptions for these positions on the website (Club Organization > Board of Directors, then click on the position name).

Upcoming Events

Club Appreciation Pairs: Friday, Oct 19 at 9:00 am & 1:00 pm; Wednesday, Oct 24 at 9:00 am & 1:00 pm; Thursday, Oct 25 at 9:00 am & 1:00 pm; Monday, Oct 29 at 9:00 am & 1:00 pm.

Club Appreciation Teams: Saturday, Oct 20 ("8-Is-Enough" Teams).

"8 Is Enough" Swiss Team Mixer: (Random draw) Saturday, Oct 20 at 1:00 pm. Sign up in lobby; Saturday, Nov 3 at 1:00 pm;  Nov 10 at 1:00 pm; Nov 17 at 1:00 pm &  Nov 24 at 1:00 pm.

Hot Springs "Fall Foliage Sectional" Tournament: Fri-Sat-Sun, Oct 26-28. (See schedule on ACBL.org.)   

ACBL-Wide Instant Matchpoint Game: Wednesday, Oct 31 at 1:00 pm. (Open & 499er)

Charity Club Championship: Thurday, Nov 4 at 1:00 pm benefittting the ACBL Charity Foundation; Tuesday, November 6 at 1:00 pm bnefitting Faith Food Christmas Pantry.

Club Championship: Friday, Nov 9 at 9:00 am, 1:00pm, & 5:00 pm; Saturday, Nov 17 at 1:00 pm;Tuesday, Nov 20 at 9:00 am & 1:00 pm; Sunday, Nov 25 at 1:00 pm. (499er & 49er  Swiss Teams)

Unit-Wide Championship: Monday, Nov 12 at 9:00 am & 1:00 pm.

Unit Championship: Friday, Nov 16 at 1:00 pm.

ACBL Membership Game: 2,000 & 49er Swiss Teams, Sunday, Nov 11 at 1:00 pm.


Rubber Bridge: Tuesday mornings at 9:30 am.  Contact Kay Pearson (922-5244) for more information

Better Bridgers: Wednesday evenings at 7:00 pm.  Contact Clyde Long (922-5796) for more information.

CribbageWednesday evenings at 5:30 pm.  Contact Julie Hardardt (915-9136) for more information.

Euchre: 3rd Monday evening at 6:30 pm.  Contact Jann Grace (226-5542) for more information.

Social Double Deck Pinochle Game: Tuesday evenings at 6:00 pm. Contact Mary Jenkins (922-5261) for more information.

Military Double Deck Pinochle League: 3rd Thursday evening at 6:00 pm (Sept-May).  Contact Mary Jenkins (922-5261) to register or join a team.


Winners' Circle

Rubber Bridge: Tue, Oct 9
1st Vic Paulos & Phil Schlachtenhaufen
2nd Dick & Sue Mayers

Social Pinochle: Tue, Oct 9
Played "for fun."
Individual scores not recorded.
 

Euchre Club: Mon, Sept 17
1st: Guenter Scharnowski
2nd: Hella Cass
Loners: Guenter Scharnowski

 

 

   

Cribbage: Wed, Oct 10
1st: Julie Hardardt
2nd: Gary Brandt
3rd: Tony Privatte ("28" hand!)
4th: Dan Olson

Better Bridgers: Wed, Oct 10
1st: Bob Benbow & Mark Hamilton
2nd: Pat & Ron Cuba

Pinochle League: Thu, Sept 20
High Game: Ginna DeThomas & B.J. Mays (Quadruple Pinochle!)
2nd: Larry Bozek & Russ Bartels
High Series: Mary Jenkins & Jim Reimer    2nd: Larry Bozek & Russ Bartels

 

Top Duplicate Bridge Players!

 

Ginna Domm & Gary Waldrop

76%

10/03/2018

 

          ♠ 

Joann & Thomas Lewis

71.65%

09/18/2018

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       

Liz Hayes

0-20

 

          ♠ 

Doris Michaelson

20-300

      

Jordanka Dimitrov

300-1000

     

Frances Brown

1000-2000

       

Phil Michaelson

2000+