Newton Bridge Club

at Temple Reyim in West Newton


6 lessons, Wednesday afternoons, 2:15-4:15, Nov 13 - Jan 15

Course description to be added later

Each class will start with a brief Q&A, including a mini-quiz, presentation of the topic of the day, followed by bidding and playing of boards related to the topics covered in the lesson.
Each board is designed to practice your bidding technique, declarer play, and defense. Material to be covered may include:

  1. Takeout doubles
  2. Negative doubles
  3. Responsive doubles
  4. Support doubles
  5. Declarer play techniques
  6. Opening leads


Teacher description to be added later


Class location:

Temple Reyim, 1860 Washington St, West Newton
(exit 19 east from I-95)
MBTA station: Woodland, on Green line

Class dates:

Wednesday afternoons, 2:15-4:15, Nov 13 - Jan 15. 6 classes
Nov 13 Dec 18
Nov 20 no class Dec 25
no class Nov 27 no class Jan 1
no class Dec 4 Jan 8
Dec 11 Jan 15

Course cost:

The course will cost $140 per student, payable at the 1st class.
Any two sessions: $50
"Drop-ins" are welcome at $30/lesson.

To sign up for this course:

  1. Reserve a space by sending an email to
  2. Bring a check for $140 made out to "Charlie McLain" to the first class.

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.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to email the instructor at