Shrine Center Bridge Club
September  2019 Newsletter








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Instead of "Back to School", celebrate "Back to Bridge" at  Shrine Center Bridge Club
 
September is jammed packed with our usual Thursday night Swiss Teams, Monday night pairs,  ACBL-wide International Fund Game, and Club Charity WeekDon't forget to register for Larry Cohen.
 

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Register NOW for
Larry Cohen's 
2019 Lecture
"Defense" 
Tricks 1 & 2 Against  
Suit Contracts    
Monday, September 23, 2019
9:00 - 9:30am: Meet & Greet and Bagel Brunch  
9:30am - noon: Lecture and Four Deals  
12:30pm - 3:45pm: Stratified Game 
  
Larry's lectures always sell out early.  Don't be left out!

$45 - Bagel Brunch & Lecture Only
$10 - Afternoon Duplicate Only

$50 Special Package Price:
Bagel Brunch, Lecture and Stratified Duplicate Game
 
To register, please contact:
(973) 303-3232 or shrinecenterbridgeclub@gmail.com 

 

Monday Evening
Stratified Pairs Game 
Mondays, September 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30, at 6:00pm

$8.00 entry
 
Register: (973)-303-3232 or shrinecenterbridgeclub@gmail.com

Handicapped Swiss Teams
Thursdays, September 5, 12, 19, & 26, at 6:30pm

Get the edge you need to compete with the experts and level the playing field! It doesn't matter whether you're an expert or a beginner - the handicap ensures that everyone has a chance to win. A masterpoint based handicap is added to your score for each match. 

How It Works 
  • Recruit a team of four of any level of players, or let us get you one.
  • First round match assignments are made randomly.
  • During the first round, your score is adjusted by an IMP handicap based upon your masterpoint holding.
  • The match winner is determined by the score after the handicap has been added in.
  • Each successive round is matched by ACBL score and the handicap is again calculated and added to determine the winner.
  • Handicapping "levels the playing field" of the 2 teams.
 
Need A Partner? No worries!
If you want to play and need a partner and/or teammates, call or email us and we will help you put your team together.

Register: (973)303-3232 or shrinecenterbridgeclub@gmail.com

        ACBL-wide  
International Fund Game 
Thursday, September 12, at 12:30pm

These games raise funds to defray the expense of North American participation in international competition.

Masterpoints: 50/50 red and black, 81.8% sectional rating
Winners recognized on website and in the Bridge Bulletin
Hand records and analyses provided electronically
  

Register: (973)-303-3232 or shrinecenterbridgeclub@gmail.com
SHRINE CENTER BRIDGE CLUB
Livingston United Methodist Church, 290 W. Hobart Gap Road, Livingston, NJ 07039
(973) 303-3232        shrinecenterbridgeclub@gmail.com         www.shrinecenterbridge.com