Education
 

 

 

 

Easybridge! 3: Wednesday mornings (8:45-12:00)

  • Apr 25: New Minor Forcing!
  • May2:  Learning to Count!
  • May 9:  Unusual NT!
  • May 16: Swiss Teams!
  • May23: Meckwell Over 1NT!   

Novice/Intermediate  Workshops: Monday mornings (9:00-11:00)

  • Apr 23: Invitational Smolen Transfers!
  • Apr 30: New Minor Forcing!
  • May 7:  Limit Raise in Competition!
  • May 14: Unusual & Sandwich NT!
  • May 21: Reverse Drury!
  • May 28: Bidding Over Their NT!
Continuing Education
Education Planning

DRUM ROLL, PLEASE!  TA DA!

PLANS FOR EDUCATION JUNE 2017-SPRING 2018

JUNE-AUGUST: SUMMER SCHOOL (Andy Cosby)

SEPTEMBER 2017: EASYBRIDGE! 1 RESUMES WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

                                     (AFTER LABOR DAY AND TUNICA TOURNAMENT)

NEW PRESENTERS: Vicki Poecker, Pat Shoesmith (when she relocates to HSV full time), Barb Albright

               RETURNING PRESENTERS: Deb Christian, Vicki Jennings

               ON CALL PRESENTER: Andy Cosby

               Games: $3

               Workshops: $7

               Books: $14

FALL 2017: PLAY OF THE HAND (ACBL DIAMOND SERIES)*, BEGINS TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19

NEW LEARNING PRESENTER: Tony Gunn

NEW CONCEPT: Pay upfront for all 8 or so lessons with the ability to review lesson taught and/or view lesson missed; videos to be restricted to those who have paid

               (working out pilot with video of mentoring session with Tony and Russ and Andy and his summer lessons)

               $60 per person per our fee schedule + book if wanted $15

SPRING:  DEFENSE (ACBL HEART SERIES)

               LEARNING PRESENTER: GREG BONO AND/OR TONY GUNN

 OTHER CLASSES AND OFFERINGS:

               SHEPHERDING (A TYPE OF MENTORING) – STILL IN DEVELOPMENT

               2/1

              ALERTS: HOW, WHAT, WHY

REQUESTED: LEBENSOHL

                        HOW TO COMPETE AGAINST INTERFERENCE (Rich Higgins)

                        TWO WAY CHECK BACK – AN ALTERNATIVE TO NEW MINOR FORCING

                         Note: After a presentation on this topic at the HS Regional, want to offer it again as it did not make before.

    *If these are successful then perhaps we can offer the other three in the series: Bidding in the 21st Century (Club), Commonly Used Conventions (Spade), More Commonly Used Conventions (No Trump)

UPDATE AS OF JULY 22, 2017 - Suzanne Stofer