BEGINNING & INTERMEDIATE BRIDGE CLASSES START IN SEPTEMBER. REGISTER BY AUGUST 21 OR AUGUST 26 FOR EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT.

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Need some help taking your game to a higher level? In Judy Nelsen’s Intermediate Bridge class, taught at the club September 16 (Mondays 1:30 – 3:30 PM) through November 11, you’ll learn new strategies to improve your skills at bidding, play and defense. Each two-hour class offers specific content plus an hour of supervised play illustrating concepts taught. Almost 100 pages of readings and hand records with commentary are included. Register through Purdue FW by August 26 for the early bird discount; class is limited to 14 students. Contact Judy with any questions or learn more details here.

Need a complete review of the basics or have a friend who might like to learn bridge? Register through Purdue FW for Joe Kohne's Beginning Bridge class taught at the club September 11 (Wednesdays 6:30-8:30 PM) through November 6. Even if you already play, reviewing foundation concepts can strengthen your bidding, play and defense. Materials are included; small class size. Contact Joe with any questions or learn more details here.

Pictured (left to right): Joe Kohne, Judy Nelsen, and Lee Baatz (Lee will assist in Judy’s class).

NEXT SWISS TEAM GAME IS MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9 (Second Monday in September)

Please sign up at the club if you have a team or need teammates, or contact Director Bob Enyeart (260-438-857 or Enyeart.Bob@gmail.com) for help. ALSO SEE NEW RANK SYSTEM

 

MATT FARBER HONORED JULY 24

At the July 24 duplicate game, players gave a standing ovation to honor and thank Dr. Matt Farber for leading the club's "Longest Day" events for the past five years. This year's "Longest Day" on June 19 raised more than $18,000, the highest total yet, to benefit the Alzheimer's Association.

GAME SCHEDULE

Third Monday of each month 1 PM

  • Pro-Am Swiss team game

Tuesday 1 PM

  • Open/Stratified
  • Limited (0-299 MPs)/Stratified - Partners guaranteed

Wednesday 1 PM

  • Open/Stratified
  • Limited (0-299 MPs)/Stratified

Thursday:

  • 1 PM Pro-Am (mentoring)
  • 6:30 PM CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Saturday 1 PM

  • Open/Stratified

We want our new website to meet your needs. If you have any suggestions, please send them to Judy Nelsen at judprof@ameritech.net.

Are your phone/email listed? Do you want them to be?

The FWDBC maintains several lists based on player preferences. If you would like to be added to OR removed from any of the lists below, please contact: fortwaynebridgeclub@gmail.com.

  • Those on our email list receive a monthly email of club news, including rank advancements, and occasionally are sent other timely news or announcements.
  • We maintain a directory of player telephone numbers and email addresses for players’ use only--this directory is available at the club but not published online.
  • Players’ phone numbers only are listed online, near the bottom of the Member page..