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NEWEST LIFE MASTERS! Pam Mills, Joel Lipset & Joann Krey (Pictured Right). Cutting the Life Master Chocolate Cake Thursday April 23. Thanks to all who came who came out to play and pay tribute. A great evening.
Congrats Mary Thurber & Bob Sorce Our newest Life Masters! Over the top in Gatlinburg. Look for another LM party on a Thursday evening in the near future.
VU-BRIDGE QUIZ! Try Monday's and Tuesday's pre-lesson Quiz Trump Promotion
NEW THURSDAY EVE. CLUB CHAMPS! Jack Klaus & Brian Kruse (see Photos) Won our 8 table championship edging out runners up Irwin Miller & Miyoko Boswell.
SILVER SUNDAY SWISS Winners! Dan Benjamin, Sam Ghosh, Judy Levy & Sarah Wiener took top honors in our 16 Team, March 29 Dinner/Swiss. Thanks to all who came out to support our Monthly Swiss event.
THURSDAY CLUB CHAMPS! Phyllis Profita & Stan Fink (See Photo's) Won our Fourteen table championship, edging out Irene Ponarian & Jack Klaus by 3% Nicely done.
Congats to Joel Lipset & Jack Klaus (See Photo's) for winning our Monday Upgraded Club Chapionship. Well done!
MONDAY CLUB CHAMPS! Sara Weiner & Irene Poonarian (see photo's) scored over 67% to Top all in our 13 Table championship on Feb. 16. Irene is on her way for a Player of the Month repeat in Februrary thanks to Sara..
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.
NEWEST LIFE MASTER PARTY! Mary Beck (See Photo's) the Life Master Chocolate cake on Thursday Decemer 11 at The Bridge Table. Thanks to all who came out to pay tribute.
BIG GAME! Miyoko Boswell & Irene Poonarian scored 72.5% on Thursday Dec. 11 to win our free play prize pool and top our 9 table ICCG field. They also were first Overall in the 65 table ICCG championship! Nice going!
LIFE MASTER PARTY! Mary Beck (See Photo's) went over the Top in Danbury. Mary played with Pat Linnemeyer & Brian Kruse & Michael Otte on Tuesday October 21st. Join us Thursday December 11 at 7:15 to pay tribute
PRO-AM Winners! Congrats to Julie Zinzi and Herb Kaplan (See Photo's) winners of Friday's 28 Table championship 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.
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!
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Jack Klaus is our March Player of the Month
Jack's 16.60 total beat out occasional partner Irene Poonarian by 3 1/2 points. Jack will enjoy a free week of bridge at The Bridge Table. Pat Torraco is our repeat March 0-20 player of the month. Pat's 4.11 points beat out recent winner Daniele F Panayotatos by .15 of a point. Pat will receive engraved plaque to commemorate her achievement.
Steve's Super Mini Lessons for the week of April 27
Wednesday at 2:00 pm (from Pat Harrington's ):"Bids that show five card suits"
Monday at 1:00 PM,Tuesday at 9:30 am (Pat Harrington's "Discussing Defense") "Trump Promotions"
Wednesday at 10:00 am (Temple Beth Or, Wash. Twp.) "New Minor Forcing"
Thursday Afternoon at 12:15 pm (Barbara Segram's 25 ways to compete in the bidding) "NoTrump Overcalls"
Upcoming Special Events
10 is Enough Dinner Swiss Teams
Sunday May 3 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)
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+)