NEW! We have added an evening Absolute Beginner course starting Thursday, Oct 23, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm.
PRO-AM Winners! Congrats to Julie Zinzi and Herb Kaplan winners of our club's 19 table game on Friday September 12. Special thanks to all the "Pro's" who stepped up to play and help us introduce competitive duplicate to newer players. You all set great examples of both decorum and play. I received many thank you's from our novices.
MONDAY CLUB CHAMPS! Dick Murray & Marc Julius (Picutured Right) scored over 64% to Top all in our 18 Table championship on Aug. 25. Nice Game Table One North-South.
NEW THURSDAY EVE. CLUB CHAMPS! Barbara Krekstein & Kathy Sibi (see photo's) Scored over 63% to take top honors in our Thursday July 10th seven table championship, in strong field. Nicely done!
SUNDAY SWISS CLUB CHAMPS! Ned Elton, Maybelle Schneider, Bob Hamilton & Cyndi Morrissey (See Photo's) were on fire Sunday June 22 winning our monthly swiss by over twenty Victory points. Nicely done!
NEWEST LIFE MASTERS PARTY! Linda Endy & Joanne Klaus (See Photo's) Cutting the Life Master Chocolate cake on Thursday May 15 at The Bridge Table. Thanks to all who came out to pay tribute.
NEW TUESDAY CLUB CHAMPS! Allan Bauer & Marjatta Zalkin (See Photo's) Left little doubt with a 71.25% game eclipising runner's up Rich Tafro & Mel Meskin by over 14% in our Tuesday May 13 championship. Thanks to all who came out to compete
WEDNESDAY MORNING CLUB CHAMPS! Shirley Waller & Pearl Caine (See Photo's) were tops in our 11 pair field on Wednesday May 7. Nice game girls!
BIG GAME! Eileen Whitney & Ursula Pardo scored 73.5% on Thursday May 1 to win our free play prize pool and top our 18 table field. Nice going!
NEWEST LIFE MASTER & Grand National District 3 Champs! (See Photo's) The Bridge Table celebrated big wins on Saturday April 26, as Linda Endy, with help from Michelle Lanigan made Life Master at the Poughkeepsie Sectional, along with a big KO win by John Hogan, Steve Nellissen, Rob Stayman & John Boyer in the final of the Grand National District 3 Teams. Linda will be celebrating her achievement on Thursday May 15 along with Joanne Klaus.
NEW LIFE MASTERS! Joann Klaus & RIch Nathan (See Photo's) went "Over the top" in White Plains at the Grand National Teams on Saturday April 12. Look for a Thursday evening Life Master celebration in the near future.
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Martin Gilbert is our August Player of the Month
Martin's 10.53 total beat out Sue DePuyt by less than one point. Martin will enjoy a free week of bridge at The Bridge Table. Jamie Silverstein is our August 0-20 player of the month. Jamie's 2.94 points beat out Paul Gould by less than a point. Jamie will receive engraved plaque to commemorate his achievement.
Steve's Super Mini Lessons for the week of Sept. 15
Wednesday at 2:00 pm & Thursday at 7:00 pm (from Pat Harrington's ):"Bid Which Suit First?"
Monday at 1:00 PM & Tuesday at 9:30 am, (Barbara Seagram's "25 Conventions) "Weak Two Bids"
Wednesday at 10:00 am (Temple Beth Or, Wash. Twp.) "Fit Showing Jumps"
Thursday Afternoon at 12:15 pm & Friday AM at 9:30 (Barbara Seagrams "25 Ways to Compete in the Bidding) "Forcing Pass"
Upcoming Special Events
10 is Enough Dinner Swiss Teams
Sunday Sept. 21 at 4:00 PM (Club Championship). 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
STAC Week:(100 % Sectionally rated Silver points) October 13 - October 19
Club Championships: Thursday September 25 at 1:00 pm, Thursday Oct. 9 at 7:15 pm, Monday Nov. 17 at 1:00 pm
Inter-Club Championships:(Same hands playing at participating clubs, possible double digit Masterpoints!) Tuesday Sept. 2 at 9:30 am (0-750/NLM), Thursday Oct. 3 at 1:00 pm
CLUB APPRECIATION (100% Sectionally rated Black points)
- Mon. Oct. 6 at 1:00 pm
- Tues. Oct 7 at 9:30 am (0-750/NLM)
- Thurs. Oct. 9 at 1:00 pm
- Fri. Oct. 10 at 9:30 am (0-750/NLM)
- Weds. Oct 29 at 10:00 am
- Thurs. Oct 30 at 7:15 pm
NAP RED POINT Qualifiers : (1/2 Red & 1/2 Black)
- Thursday Aug. 28 at 1:00 & 7:15 pm
Progressive Prize pool: 2 Free Plays for a 72% game (Open only 8 tables+)