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LIFE MASTERS CELEBRATE! Bob Sorce Mary Thurber & Bob Talan (Pictured Right) Cutting the Life Master Chocolate cake Thursday May 21 at The Bridge Table. Thanks to all who came out to make it a memorable evening.
NEW LIFE MASTER! Maureen Kennedy playing with Mary Beck & John & Sue Hodge went "over the top" at the NYC Regional on Thursday. Look for a special Life Master celebration on Thursday evening in July or August at The Bridge Table.
MONDAY CLUB CHAMPS! Rich Nathan & Martin Gilbert (See Photo's) scored over 66% to Top all in our 14Table championship on May 18. Nice game guys.
TUESDAY CLUB CHAMPS! Eileen Lawrence & Helen Hoffman (See Photo's) Won our Eight table championship with over 70% two boards aheah of runners up Daniele Panayotatos & Young Son. Nicely done!
CHARITY WINNER Sam Cassell (See Photo's) of Bergen Volunteer Medical Initiative receiving the proceeds from Steve Nellissen of Charity Week at The Bridge Table Friday May 1st. Thanks to all who came out play in late April.
SUNDAY SWISS Winners! Diane & Ned Elton & Cyndi Morrissey & Bob Hamilton took top honors in our May 3rd Dinner/Swiss. Thanks to all who came out to support our Monthly Swiss event.
VU-BRIDGE QUIZ! Try Monday's and Tuesday's pre-lesson Quiz Return Partner's led suit Wish to learn more? Join us Tuesday morning at 9:30 am for the full "Mini-Lesson"
NEW THURSDAY EVE. CLUB CHAMPS! Jack Klaus & Brian Kruse (see Photos) Won our 8 table championship edging out runners up Irwin Miller & Miyoko Boswell.
Congats to Joel Lipset & Jack Klaus (See Photo's) for winning our Monday Upgraded Club Chapionship. Well done!
Wednesday 10:00 AM open duplicate taking off! Our newest morning duplicate is building. We start with an advanced mini-lesson at 10:00 AM and finish by 1:30. Our Bagel spread cannot be beat. Hope you'll join our happy eight+ table group in the near future.
LATEST LIFE MASTER! Congrats to Pam Mills Word has just come from Bermuda that Pam teamed with Michelle Lanigan & John & Sue Hodge won her final Gold Points at the Bermuda Regional this past weekend. Lot's of LM Chocolate Cake at the Bridge Table on Thursday nights, in the near future.
PLAYER OF THE YEAR! Congrats to Mary Callanan (See Photo's) who's 77.77 2014 total edged out runner up Herb Cohen by less than two points. Mary received a commemorative plaque and a date with Steve at a future Allendale sectional.
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Jack Klaus is again ourApril Player of the Month
Jack's 15.07 total beat out Miyoko Boswell by 3 1/2 points. Jack will enjoy a free week of bridge at The Bridge Table. Bonnie Harwin & Elaine Robinson our our April 0-20 player's of the month. Bonnie & Elaines's 3.20 pointsedgedout recent winner Daniele F Panayotatos by 1/2 of a point. Bonnie & Elaine will receive engraved plaques to commemorate their achievement.
Steve's Super Mini Lessons for the week of May 26:
Wednesday at 2:00 pm (from Pat Harrington's ):"Better Minor"
Tuesday at 9:30 am (Pat Harrington's "Discussing Defense") "Returning Partner's led suit"
Wednesday at 10:00 am (Temple Beth Or, Wash. Twp.) "Roman Key Card 1430"
Thursday Afternoon at 12:15 pm & Friday Morning at 9:30 am: (Barbara Segram's 25 ways to compete in the bidding) "Conventions over their one Notrump opening"
Upcoming Special Events
10 is Enough Dinner Swiss Teams
Sunday June 14 at 4:00 PM. Imp mini lesson at 3:45 pm. Play 2 matches, break 45 minutes for Dinner, 2 matches after dinner, finish by 8:45 PM $21.00 per person. (Reservations Required). Call us for partners or team mates. 201-818-0141
Charity Club Championship (Extra M.P.'s $1.00 extra charge)
- Thursday May 28 at 1:00 pm
- Monday May 18 at 1:00 pm
- Friday June 12 at 9:30 am (0-750/NLM)
- Tuesday May 12 at 9:30 am (0-750/NLM)
Inter-Club Championships:(Same hands playing at participating clubs, possible double digit Masterpoints!)
- Tuesday April 29 at 9:30 am (0-750/NLM)
- Thursday June 25 at 7:15 pm
Membership Games: (100% Sectionally rated black, both players must be ACBL Members to receive MP's)
- Thursday May 7 at 1:00 pm
Progressive Prize pool: 2 Free Plays for a 72% game (Open only 8 tables+)