Shelley's Bridge Club
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ONLINE LESSON PRICING

Lessons - Spring

$125 for 6
$225 for 12 

$325 for 20

$25 Drop-in

2nd Family member pays only 60%.

Mix and Match any lessons
You may upgrade to a Larger Pass within 2 weeks of lessons.

 

"Practice Hands" (Friends welcome)
$36 for 3 Practice sessions (or use 2 Paid Lessons), $15 Drop-in:

Basics - Mon 7:00-8:30 
April 12, 19, 26         
Intermediates - Thurs 3:30-5:00 
Feb 18, 25, Mar 4 - Play of the Hand
Apr 22, 29, May 6 - Defense Practice

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

You may Mix and Match any lessons (2 hours). See pricing on left hand side of Website.

BEYOND BASICS (Mondays 7:00 Feb 22 to Mar 29)

Bidding Basics assumed. We move on to Overcalls & Advances, Stayman, Takeout Doubles, more on Transfers and No Trump bidding

   * Practice What you have Learned on Shark Bridge (Mondays 7:00-8:45 Apr 19-26)

INTERMEDIATES 

DEFENSE (Thursdays 3:00-5:00 Mar 11 to Apr 22, no class Mar 18)

Good Defense is about taking as many tricks as you can in order to defeat Declarer.  Besides listening to the bidding and taking inference from what has been bid (and not been bid) and observing how Declarer plays his cards, we can also get information from Partner. Communicating effectively with your Partner includes Opening Leads, 2nd and 3rd Hand Play, Signalling Attitude, Count, Suit Preference.

     * Practice What you have Learned on Shark Bridge (Thursdays 3:00-4:45 Apr 29 to May 13)
 

ADVANCED - Part 2 (Mondays 3:00 Feb 22 to Mar 29) 

Competitive Bidding, Various Doubles, New Minor Forcing, Transfer to minors, Inverted Minors, Support Doubles
Content based on interests of the group.

  * Practice What you have Learned on Shark Bridge (Mondays 3:00-4:45 Apr 12 to 26)

All lessons will start in Zoom:https://us02web.zoom.us/j/6868386636 
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Complimentary HELP Sessions for lessons (not practice sessions):

BEGINNERS - Tuesdays 5:30-6:15
INTERMEDIATES - by E-mail
ADVANCED - by E-mail

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.