Thursday and Friday games move to Washington Township in March. Starting March 6 our Thursday afternoon, evening and Friday morning games will be played at Temple Beth Or, 56 Ridgewood Rd., Washington Twp., NJ. This location offers great parking, ample restrooms, complete handicapped access, and covenient location. Please check it out.
Our Saturday game will CLOSE indefinitely.
Our Monday, Tuesday and monthly Swiss teams will continue in Franklin Lakes as usual.
LIFE MASTERS CELBRATE! Manda Sanandaji, Toby Frey & Suzanne Curtis. Cutting the Life Master Chocolate cake Thursday evening Feb. 27th. Thanks to all who came out to honor our latest Life Masters.
BIG GAME! Toby Frey & Mike Perkons scored 74% on Monday Feb. 17 to win our free play prize pool and top our 18 table field. Awesome!
NEW TUESDAY CLUB CHAMPS! Karl Hiller & Eleanor Gilman (See Photo's) Were tops with a 65.5% game edging out runner's up Ellen Papera & Carole Addison by 5% in our Tuesday Feb. 11 twelve table championship. Thanks to all who came out to compete
SATURDAY CLUB CHAMPS! Michelle Lanigan & Mary Callanan (See Photo's) were big winners in our Saturday Jan.11, 9 table Championship. Nice win in a tough field!
THURSDAY EVE. CLUB CHAMPIONS! Congrats to Miyoko Boswell & Charlotte Davidson (See Photo's) winners of our Jan. 9 Thursday evening Club Championship. Nice win.
Very Sad News: Karen Mancini who we were all rooting to pull through heart valve replacement, lost her battle on New Years eve and passed away. Karen played every chance she could find prior to her hospitalization, in some cases barely walking or breathing. Karen was a gracious partner and opponent and will be missed by all of us who enjoyed her company.
NEW LIFE MASTER! Suzanne Curtis garnered her final Silver Points with her visiting son Toby in Deleware this past weekend and has become "Chocolate Cake" entitled. Look for a special celebration on a Thursday evening in the near future
PLAYER OF THE YEAR 2013 Congrats to Mary Callanan who's 135+ point total in 2013 at The Bridge Table gives her a "Hat Trick" and another sectional date with Steve in Allendale. Well done Mary!
THURSDAY AFT. CLUB CHAMPIONS! Congrats to Steve Billstein, Mary Callanan, Jim Finn & Harold Mahmarian (Pictured Right) who TIED for first in our 15 table championship on December 19. Thanks to all who came out to compete.
MONDAY CLUB CHAMPIONS! Mary Beth Birchby & Cyndi Morrissey (See Photo's) Were tops in our 17 Table Champioship on Monday November 18. Thanks to all who came out to compete.
PRO-AM Winners! Big Congrats to Sara Streatfeild & Bill Douma who's 66.39% topped our 14 table field (1st overall in the Unit) , edging out runners up Bruce Rogoff & Phil Waxberg (2nd Overall in the Unit) by over 2%. Thanks to all our Pro's and brave AM's who came out. A fun time for all involved.
NEW WEDNESDAY CLUB CHAMPS! Brian Kruse & Simon Streatfeild (See photo's) Topped our 8 table field on Wednesday Nov. 6, edging out Shirley Waller & Pearl Caine to take top honors. Well done!
HALLOWEEN FUN Elphaba Callanan, Zorro & Hecate Lanigan (See Photo's) enjoy some pre-game revelry on Oct. 31st.
ICCG NATIONAL CHAMPS! Big Congrats to Miyoko Boswell & Charlotte Davidson winners of the Monday October 31 ICCG and 9.73 Masterpoints at The Bridge Table. We won a total of 18 M.P.'s!
LIFE MASTERS CELEBRATE! Martin Gilbert, Oski Sesetyan, Mary Callanan, Jack Klaus, Michelle Lanigan & Pat Fusco (see photo's) cutting the Life Master chocolate cake on Thursday October 24. A journey well travelled, and laurels well deserved. Thanks to all who came out to pay tribute, and enjoy the comraderie.
NEW WEDNESDAY GAME Started Sept. 11 at 10:00 AM at Temple Beth Or 26 Ridgewood Rd. Printable flyer and driving directions
NEW HAND OF THE WEEK: From the Fairfield Regional. Click "Hand of the Week" on the left.
MONDAY Hand Analysis: click here to see how you compared and get analysis of the hands you played this Monday in Franklin Lakes (The Common Game
October SILVER Swiss Winners! Congrats to Faye Rosen, Mitch Greenberg, David Herold & Sue Katz Winners of our Oct. 20 "8 is Enough" swiss. Thanks to all who came out to support our monthly team event.
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Mary Callanan is our February Player of the Month
Mary's 9.24 total beat out semi regular partner Michelle Lanigan by 1.08 Points. Mary will enjoy a free week of bridge at The Bridge Table. Peri Namerow is our our February 0-20 player of the month. Peri's 1.66 points just beat out runner up Eleanor Gilman by .01. Peri will receive engraved plaque to commemorate her achievement.
Steve's Super Mini Lessons for the week of Mar. 10
Wednesday Afternoon at 2:00 pm (Washington Twp.) ,Thursday Eve. at 7:00 PM (from Pat Harrington's Conversations on Biddding): "Taking Charge"
Monday at 12:15 pm, Tuesday at 9:30 am, (Barbara Segram's 25 Conventions) "Reverse Drury"
Wednesday at 10:00 am (Temple Beth Or, Wash. Twp.) "TBA"
Thursday Afternoon at 12:15 pm & Friday AM at 9:30 (Pat Harringtons Duplicate Strategy) "Balancing at the two level "
Upcoming Special Events
10 is Enough Dinner Swiss Teams
SILVER Sunday March 16 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
Upgraded Club Championship:(100 % Sectionally rated black points) Saturday February 15, at 1:00 pm
Inter-Club Championships:(Same hands playing at participating clubs, possible double digit Masterpoints!) Thursday Feb. 27 at 1:00 pm
Charity Game: (100% Sectionally rated Black ) Monday Jan. 6 at 1:00 pm
MEMBERSHIP Games : (Both players must be ACBL Members to receive M.P.'s) Friday February 7 at 9:30 am (0-500/NLM)
Progressive Prize pool: 2 Free Plays for a 72% game (Open only 8 tables+)