♠ ♥ ♦ ♣ The 2018 Fall Lesson Schedule is now posted. I will be teaching 3 sessions (Basics, Intermediate I and Intermediate II and Stephen Laufer will be teaching Intermediate I session on Wednesday evenings. See on the home page for all course descriptions and prices. You can also access the same information in the Calendar Section. ♠ ♥ ♦ ♣
♠ ♥ Welcome to my website ! Here you can find my class schedule for both Toronto and Lake of Bays, game schedule details, game results, helpful links to improve your bridge and other useful tips . Please email me if you have any question. Looking forward to hearing from you ! ♦ ♣
BASIC BRIDGE LESSONS – Instructor Josée Hammill
Wednesdays @ 1pm to 3:30 pm for 8 weeks commencing on September 26th.
$280 includes taxes and text book if registered and paid by July 31st. $310 after July 31st.
For brand new players to the game & for those who have been away from the game for a long time.
INTERMEDIATE I – Instructor Josée Hammill
Wednesdays @ 9:30 am to noon for 6 weeks starting on September 26th.
$ 230 includes taxes and text book if registered and paid by July 31st. $ 260 after July 31st.
For those who feel rusty and need a refresher and for those moving up from Basic
INTERMEDIATE I – Instructor Stephen Laufer
Wednesdays @ 7 pm to 9:30 pm for 6 weeks starting on September 26th
Intermediate I Course Covers: Hand evaluation & revaluing, opening the bidding, responder's bids, major
suit raises, rebids by opener, reverses, NT bidding & responses including transfers,
overcalls, takeout doubles. Play components include: Planning the play of a hand in suit
contracts, ruffing losers, disposing of losers by discarding, long suit establishment,
finesses, hold up plays and a host of other material. The course is hands-on and you will
play hands to practice.
INTERMEDIATE II – Instructor Josée Hammill
Tuesdays @ 9:30 am to noon for 6 weeks starting on September 25th.
Weak Two Bids, Strong 2 Club Bids, Slam Bidding, Cue-Bidding First Round Controls,
Preempts, Unusual NT, Michaels Cuebids, Opening Light in 3rd. seat, Balancing, End
Plays, Cross-Ruff, Loser-on-loser play, Introduction to defense, ...and MUCH more!!
PRE-REGISTRATION FOR ALL CLASSES IS REQUIRED:
Contact Josée Hammill
E: email@example.com or T: 416-300-9140
Click on the Header "Fall 2018 Classes at Trinity Presbyterian " above to access the Registration form which can then be printed and mailed back to me with your course choices and your payment .
LEARN TWO OVER ONE IN 5 HOURS!! Thursday June 7th 10 am to 3 pm (Bring a sandwich)
$ 110 includes taxes and text book
Learn the system that most of North America now plays. It makes it much easier to get to better contract, easier to find slams on fewer values and easier to know when to stop in a part score.
Learn the forcing No Trump bid. This lesson is hands on.
Payment can be made by cheques payable to Josée Hammill and sent with your course choices to: Josée Hammill, 1717 Avenue Rd #418, Toronto ON M5M 0A2
Payment can also be made by Interac email transfer. Contact Josée at firstname.lastname@example.org or 416-300-9140 for the password or additional information
CALLING ALL 49'ERS!!!
GREAT OPPORTUNITY FOR NOVICE & INTERMEDIATE PLAYERS WHO HAVE BETWEEN
0 AND 50 MASTERPOINTS.
LOCATION: at Trinity Presbyterian Church, Founders Hall
(2737 Bayview Ave, Toronto, just south of 401)
BRIDGE TIP @ 12:30 pm
GAME @ 12:45 pm
MASTER POINTS WILL BE ISSUED
HAND RECORDS AT END OF GAME!!
$11 per person per game.
Director: Stephen Laufer
Come and find a comfortable atmosphere with positive players anxious to advance their game!
This game is a stepping stone up from Tuesday afternoon games where you currently use bidding aids and ask questions throughout.
In Stephen’s games on Thursdays, you can ask questions after a hand or in between rounds, if time permits. This game is a good opportunity to experience Club play.
HAVE QUESTIONS? NEED A PARTNER?
Contact Stephen at email@example.com
NOVICE GAME / SUPERVISED PLAY
PLAY AND LEARN
12:45 pm Bridge Tip
1 pm to 3:30 pm Game
at TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
2737 Bayview Ave
This game is for newer players. You will so enjoy the atmosphere in this game while improving your skills.
Make a bid, change your mind, then make a new bid! Make an opening lead, change your mind, then make a new opening lead! Ask the director what to do before you do it, then do it! Learn how to play duplicate bridge in an easy going environment.
Only happy bridge players are invited!!
You will have so much fun and you will learn so much!
Master points will be issued!
Cost $11.00 per person payable at the door.
Come with or without a partner. No need to pre-register. We promise that you will not be turned back. A game is guaranteed!
Contact Stephen Laufer at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information.
THIS GAME WILL CONTINUE DURING THE SUMMER , DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND!
BIGWIN BRIDGE CLUB CELEBRATES ITS 10TH SEASON!!!!
Our 2018 Season begins on June 27th. Every Wednesday from 1:30 to 4:30 pm in the Indian Head Room. This is an invitational game for Bigwin Members and their guests. Hand records provided, Masterpoints are issued.
NEW THIS YEAR , For newer players and those not quite ready to join the afternoon "sharks" game, join us for a Bridge tip at 10 am. followed by a Supervised Duplicate game at 10:15 am until 12:30 pm. Masterpoints will be issued.
Come and learn to play Duplicate bridge in an easy environment. Make a lead, change your mind, make a new opening lead. Make a bid, change your mind, make a new bid. Ask Josee what you should do. Fun Guaranteed! For Bigwin Members and their guests.
Only the five upcoming events are shown above. If you want to see additional dates, click the "Calendar Month" button on the left of this page and navigate to the appropriate month. If you see a "More info" button next to or under the calendar event, be sure to click that too!
NORTH SOUTH - Well done to both Teams/Pairs!
Carolyn and Simon Davis - 60.76%
Karin Ahermaa and Margot Young - 66.67%