Unit 216 & Des Moines Area Bridge
Beginning Bridge Class

Beginning Bridge Class


Instructor: Bonni Newton

Date/Time: Tuesday evenings 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm, April 16th - May 21st.


Cost: $48, Book $10


Contact Information

Instructor: Bonni Newton

Email: bjnbridge@live.com

Text Only: Bonni @ 515 778 0899

Telephone contact is Alisha Newton @ 515  208 1847

Prerequisite:  MUST

Be able to Count High card Points ( Ace =4 pts, K=3 pts, Q= 2 pts, J= 1pts

Know Ranking of the Suits (Spades, Hearts, Diamonds and Clubs)

Know Majors ( Hearts & Spades) and minors (Clubs & Diamonds)

Know Slam points: ( NT and Major Game = 26 pts; minor game = 29 pts; small slam = 33pts; Grand Slam =36 pts)

Understand how to Take Tricks in a Card Game.

If you do not have this knowledge, contact me and I will meet with you Tuesday evening April 9.

This class will cover Only the Basics.  It will bring your bridge bidding current with Standard Bidding Practices. It will cover some basic play instructions but the focus will be on bidding. Whether you plan on playing Duplicate or Contract Bridge, this class will benefit anyone who wants to build a strong bidding foundation for the game.