Birthdays 8/1: 2-Bettie LeVeille; 3-Sharon Lessard, Dee Lindh; 4- Dick Haviland; 6-Laura Munro; 7-Sharon Webber; 8-Susan Powers; 10-Ronnie Dishian; 13-Alan Woodmancy; 14-Ann Register; 18-Fred Atherton; 20-Anne Burson, Joanne Thomas, Kathleen Keller, Betty Ann Weiss; 28-Harold Proctor; 31-Nancy Hays. Play free this day if you have an August birthday.
Our 299er Sectional will be held August 8 and 9, with Pair Games at 10 and 2:15 on Saturday and at 10 on Sunday. There will be a Team Game at 2:15 on Sunday. Brunch and lunch are included in the card fees. We still need help and donations of goodies, so please support this important club project.
This is the final month of North American Pairs Qualifiers. 0-500 players who are not Life Masters: there’s a strat for you! B is LMs to 2500, and A is 2500+. Charge is $6 for members and $8 for visitors.
We also have a Silver Point Week in August, the 17th through the 22nd. The club underwrites special events, so the charge is only $6 for members and $8 for visitors.
Our charity beneficiary this month is the Neighborhood Center. Help us with donations and enjoy extra points on the 10th, 12th, 14th and 29th.
There are ACBL Membership Games on the schedule for August 4 and 26. Anyone may play, but only ACBL members will be eligible for points. This is one of the many rewards for being an ACBL member.
We’ll have an Open Team Game on the 29th and a 0-200 Team Game on the 31st. Need teammates? Let us know a few days ahead.
ACBL has awarded us an Upgraded Club Championship because of our success in recruiting new ACBL members. Enjoy the extra points for no extra charge on the 27th.
Results of the on-line survey will be coming out this month. Check the website for the tabulations. Your opinions matter!
Summer isn’t quite over, but our parking lot will start to get crowded. Please park considerately, facing Deerfoot Road for a safe exit from the lot.