Newton Bridge Club

at Temple Reyim in West Newton

Honing Your Bridge Skills
Standard Bidding and Play Everyone Could Know Better

Wednesday Afternoons, 2:30 - 4:30 PM, at Temple Reyim, West Newton
10 sessions, Sept 26 - Dec 5 (see below for specific dates)

Each class will start with a brief review of a bidding convention/practice you have likely learned but donít necessarily always recognize.
Here is your chance to practice recognizing and using some of the most common bridge conventions/practices.
The class will bid and play each board followed by a brief discussion/question and answer session.
Everyone will have an opportunity to play and defend.
NOTE: Some non-topic-related boards will be interspersed just to keep you on your toes!
Handouts with practice questions will be available at the end of each class. Topics to be covered will include:
  1. Takeout Doubles
  2. Negative Doubles
  3. Other useful doubles
  4. 4th Suit Forcing
  5. New Minor Forcing
  6. Balancing



Class dates:

Wednesday Afternoons, 2:30-4:30 PM:
Sept 26 Nov 7
Oct 3 Nov 14
Oct 10 no class Nov 21
Oct 17 Nov 28
Oct 24 Dec 5
Oct 31 Dec 12 (*)
(*) Dec 12 = makeup date in the event of a class cancellation

Course costs:

10 classes: discounted price = $185, if paid in advance.
Individual classes (drop-in) $25 per class.

To sign up for this course:

Please contact Cilla Borras at 781-266-6310 or to register for the class, or if you have any questions.
Bring a check made out to "Cilla Borras" to the first class.
Date and prices are subject to change due to room availability and the number of students.

NOTE-- Class scheduling and cost is TENTATIVE - exact offerings and schedule is subject to change or cancellation, depending on interest, number of signups, and room availability. If the number of signups is low, we my be forced to increase the cost or cancel the course.