Bridge Lessons: Ten Steps to Basic Bridge starts Monday, January 8

To play with a full deck — play Bridge!

“Ten Steps to Basic Bridge” starts Monday, January 8, 2024 and runs on Monday & Thursday evenings through February 8. In this lesson series, you’ll learn Bridge from the ground up using Standard American bidding with a couple of modern twists. This fast-paced series appeals to those with at least a little cardplaying experience, as well as players who want to get back into the game using modern methods.

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Bridge “Learn-A-Little” sessions in January 2023

Why do people play Bridge? Come find out!

Tens of thousands of people spend hundreds of hours each year playing bridge. What’s so great about the game?

Seattle Bridge Center is offering a limited series of drop-in bridge sessions on Monday evenings in early 2023. This series is appropriate for adults, and for middle-school and high-school students accompanied by adult family members. Bridge players, bridge prodigals, and the bridge-curious are all welcome.

If you’re not a bridge player yet, we’ll play stepping-stone games that introduce bridge concepts.

If you’re a non-competitive bridge player, or you’re returning to the game after some time away, we’ll get you started with modern duplicate bridge.

If you’re already playing duplicate bridge, this is a chance to get some supervised play, with hand records at the end of the evening.

Dates: Monday evenings in January (2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th). February dates will be scheduled toward the end of January.

Times: 7pm to 9pm

Location: Seattle Bridge Center, 1539 NE 145th St, Seattle (shared parking lot with Dollar Tree)

Cost: $5 per person per session, please bring cash. Youngsters up to age 18 are free.

Ages: Adults; plus middle-school and high-school students accompanied by adult family members.

Food: Light snacks provided, along with coffee, tea, and water.

Your host is David Dailey, who teaches beginner lesson series at Seattle Bridge Center. The next regular series of beginner lessons will start in late April or early May.

Questions? Leave a message here or email with the subject line “January 2023 Drop-In Bridge”.

Rookie Duplicate Bridge now IN PERSON

Rookie Duplicate Bridge has returned to in-person play at Seattle Bridge Center.

Our game is held on Tuesday evenings. The game starts at 7pm sharp, so please arrive at least a few minutes before game time.

The Rookie game is open to all players with under 200 ACBL masterpoints. Players with more than 200 masterpoints can play if their partner has fewer than 50 masterpoints.

Need a partner? No problem. The Director will match you with another single, or play as your partner if you’re the odd player out.

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