Release 2.19o
BULLETIN

CLUB CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Welcome to Daytona Metropolitan Bridge Club
600 Driftwood Avenue, Daytona Beach, FL 32118
(38
6) 255-7744    email: dbbridgeclub@att.net
Click here for Interactive Directions
UPDATE

The Tuesday a.m. 299er game has been discontinued until further notice.

ANNUAL DUES
Annual Dues of $20 is being collected for 2021.
Please mail dues to:
DMBC
c/o 1998 Big Crane Loop
Port Orange, FL 32128
HELP IS AVAILABLE

If you are still a bit computer shy but would like to play online, please contact Martha Wirkutis at 386-756-0044 (mwirkutis@gmail.com) ....(or any of your BBO-playing friends) for help in getting started.  We guarantee it is very easy. Casual games (no $$) and competitive games (various $$) which earn Masterpoints are available. BBO games provide hours of entertainment and camaraderie with bridge friends as we wait for the club to reopen. 

GOOD NEWS

DMBC Members are now eligible to play in the Deland/NSB online games, and vice versa.

More games, more times, more players, more slams!

DMBC VIRTUAL GAME SCHEDULE

♠ ♠ 499er GAMES - Wednesday and Thursday at 10:15. 

  OPEN GAMES:  Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 1:15  - Wednesday and Friday Games are restricted to MEMBERS

    of DMBC/Deland/NSB ONLYdue to ACBL VISITOR POLICY (click to see policy).

   If our games do not automatically appear go to COMPETITIVE -> ALL TOURNAMENTS -> then enter DMBC in the SEARCH area.

 

DELAND VIRTUAL GAME SCHEDULE

♠ ♠ 299er Games Monday and Wednesday at 1:30 and Fridays at 9:30.

  499er Game Saturdays at 1:10  

  Open Games Tuesday at 1:10 p.m.,Thursday at 9:30 a.m., and Sunday at 2:10.

   REGISTRATION FOR ALL GAMES BEGINS 2 HOURS BEFORE START TIME. 

   PLEASE BE ONLINE AT LEAST 10 MINUTES BEFORE THE GAME. 

0- 99er GAME (all of District 9) EVERY EVENING AT 7:00 FOLLOWED BY DISCUSSION OF HANDS. Registration begins on BBO at 5 p.m.  Go to "Competitive," then ACBL Virtual CLubs. Look for "DISTRICT 9, 99ers Invitational Game."

DMBC ONLINE GAMES

DMBC has 5 online games a week

Registration starts 2 hours before game time. Go to https://www.bridgebase.com/, Then click on COMPETETIVE -> ACBL VIRTUAL CLUBS.  The DMBC game should appear.  If not, then go to

HOME - > COMPETITIVE - > ALL TOURNAMENTS - > in search window enter DMBC.

Click on the game's description and register with your partner – you must know both user names and both be online to register.  Pay individually, or pay for your partner.  If you have trouble registering, call Martha at 386-756-0044 or text 386-414-3738. 

$5.00 per person!  You must be a member of ACBL to play in the 299er game.

If you don’t have a partner there is a partnership feature available when you sign in to register for the game. 

Hope to see you at our ‘virtual’ tables!   If you are not familiar with BBO, see below for a few short videos on how to sign up and get going.  Or call a friend for help!  

NEW PHONE AND BBO DIRECTORY

PHONE DIRECTORY HAS BEEN UPDATED as of 11/29/2020. PLS CHECK TO BE SURE YOUR INFO IS CORRECT.

Will be adding BBO ID's shortly.

<----    CLICK ON APPLICABLE TAB IN VERTICAL MENU TO THE LEFT.

JOIN THE MASTERPOINT RACE

 

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR LATEST
MASTERPOINT ACHIEVERS

JUNIOR MASTER

John Shoemaker

Robert Young

CLUB MASTER

Ted Sloan

Mary Young

SECTIONAL MASTER

Susan Knapp

Trudy Shoemaker

REGIONAL MASTER

Carol Fike

Ann Herriger

SILVER LIFE MASTER

Carleton Cunningham

RUBY LIFE MASTER

Per Berg

GOLD LIFE MASTER

Bill McManus

 

(Click here to see chart of Masterpoint Ranks)

 

In Memorium

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of

Martha Easter.

Bob Miller.

Mary Amato's husband, Tom.

Carolyn Johnson's son, Doug Gunther.

Our deepest condolences to their families and friends.

GET WELL

GET WELL list:

JUDITH McCALL is recovering from a fall which resulted in a broken shoulder. Take care, Judith. 

Our SUNSHINE COMMITTEE is CHERYL DIETZ  ( cheryldietz57@gmail.com or (720) 220-8161) and KAREN JEZEWSKI (kajezewski@alma.edu, or (386)681-8807).

THANK YOU!

SO many of you have generously donated to DMBC in response to our recent letter.  Your contributions are gratefully acknowledged and are helping us meet our ongoing expenses.  Your responses have shown how important the club and its members are to all of us. THANK YOU SO MUCH!

(If you would like to donate please mail a check to DMBC, 1998 Big Crane Loop, Port Orange, FL  32128.)