Shelley's Bridge Club
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ONLINE LESSON PRICING

Lessons - next series starts in September

BEGINNERS "Basics & Beyond" - Thursdays 7:30-9:30
ADVANCING PLAYER "Play of the Hand" - Mondays 7:00-9:00
INTERMEDIATE "Conventions" - Thursdays 3:00-5:00

$125 for 6
$225 for 12 

$325 for 20

$25 Drop-in

2nd Family member pays only 60%.

Mix and Match any lessons
Try a Drop-in, then feel free to convert to a lesson pass.
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"Practice Hands" (12 hands with an Answer Key) - offered after every SERIES.
$42 for 3 Practice sessions (or use 2 Paid Lessons)

WEEKLY BBO GAMES

All Regular BBO games will be $4.50 for 18+ Boards. Black ACBL Master Points available.

TUESDAYS 3:15-5:15 
18 Hands from The Common Game

WEDNESDAYS 7:00-9:15 p.m. 20 Randomly Generated Hands

SATURDAYS 3:15-5:15 
18 Hands from The Common Game

Enter as strangers. Leave as friends...
ONLINE LESSON DETAILS & ZOOM LINK
ONLINE LESSON DETAILS & ZOOM LINK

All lessons will start in Zoom:https://us02web.zoom.us/j/6868386636, then we move to Shark Bridge for hands-on practice.

You may buy a package of lessons and Mix and Match. See pricing on left hand side of Website.

BASICS & BEYOND BASICS* (Thursdays 7:30-9:30, starting Sep 2)

* Complimentary HELP Sessions for Basics lessons.

"Basics" - Opening the Bidding, Responses, Rebids by Opener and Responder, No Trump Responses including Transfers
"Beyond Basics" - Overcalls & Advances, Stayman, Takeout Doubles, Negative Doubles, more on Transfers and No Trump bidding


ADVANCING PLAYERS - "Play of the Hand" (Mondays 7:00-9:00, starting Sep 13)

This series follows the Beyond Basics series, and it includes a lot of review of Bidding.

Understanding Declarer play helps in understanding Defense, which is the series after Play of the Hand.

INTERMEDIATES - "Common Conventions" (Thursdays 3:00-5:00), starting Sep 9)
In this Series, you will learn about various Common Conventions.  Often players know the first bids of a Convention, but using Conventions effectively requires that one knows the follow up bids, as well as when to use or not to use the bid.
This series will include Strong 2 Clubs, Weak 2s, Major Suit Raises, more on Overcalls, No Trump bidding including Gerber, 5-4 and 5-5 in the Majors, and minor suit Transfers.

Shelley (604)988-0990  shelleyburns3@gmail.com

VIRTUAL DUPLICATE GAMES ON BBO
VIRTUAL DUPLICATE GAMES ON BBO

I invite all Friendly Bridge Players to participate.  No matter what your skill level, those with a positive attitude are welcome to play in Shelley's Friendly Duplicate games:

Tuesdays 3:15
Wednesdays 7:00 p.m.
Saturdays 3:15

Registration: Up to 2 hours before game time, you will need to sign in to BBO, look for "Competitive", "ACBL Virtual Clubs", and search for Shelley. Alternatively, go to "ACBL Virtual World", go to the bottom "All Clubs", and search for Shelley. 

You and your partner BOTH need to be online in order to sign up.

Other North Shore Duplicate Games: Click here 

USING BRIDGE BASE ONLINE (BBO)
USING BRIDGE BASE ONLINE (BBO)

BBO "Bridge Base Online" is a free program that is used by Bridge players world wide, to play casual Bridge as well as Competitive Bridge.  There is also a wonderful progam within BBO called "Bridge Master" where you can learn about bidding and play of the hand.

There are many opportunities to practice and play:
1. You can play Solitaire.
2. You can practice with a Partner.
3. You can play against Robots.
4. You can play a Casual game of 4 Friends.
5. You can enter an Individual or a Pairs Tournament.
6. You can watch (Kibitz) the top players in the world playing high level competitions.

E-mail Shelley at shelleyburns3@gmail.com if you would like help getting started.