We are open Monday - Saturday at 12:30pm for Open and NLM games. In addition, NLM games can be scheduled any day at 12:30pm when 8 people (2 tables) want to play in a separate section. Currently this is only occurring on Fridays. NLM games are open to non-life Masters or players with less than 500 masterpoints. We are also open Monday-Wednesday at 9:30am for supervised play (0-199 points). Proof of vaccination is mandatory !

Join us for our next Unit Game on Sunday, June 26th at 12:30pm. $8 for Open and $1.99 for 199'rs

Games start at 12:30pm.  Requirements below:
  1. Vaccine card required. Bring to club,  text to Sharon at (714)624.3455 or email her at akiba1708@yahoo.com
  2. Masks are no longer required but recommended for vaccinated people at Long Beach Bridge Center pursuant to new order of the Long Beach Health Department.  The order recommends masks for fully vaccinated invidivudals:  “Fully vaccinated individuals are recommended to continue masking in indoor public settings and businesses when the risk may be high, such as in indoor crowded settings with poor ventilation.”

  3. If  you need a partner for the day of game, please contact Sharon at the above email/text.

Class Schedule

Bridge 2 – Monday April 4th  Instructor:  Hank Dunbar Mondays 9:30-11:30 a.m. for 8 weeks $40 or $10/class

n  Bridge 1, you learned the two over one bidding system but the opponents were not allowed to interfere with your bidding.  In Bridge 2, once a team opens the bidding, the opponents will interfere every chance they get.  Subjects include overcalls, take-out doubles, negative doubles, plus pre-empts, strong 2C openers, and 1430 slam bidding.
 

Bridge 3 – Tuesday  April 5th  Instructor:  Hank Dunbar Tuesdays 9:30-11:30 a.m. for 8 weeks $40 or $10/class thru Bridge Club

This class will cover three areas:
  • Learn the basics of how to play the hand.  Count winners and losers and make your contacts.  This is the major focus of this class.
  • Review the two over one bidding system.   This class is also perfectly suitable if you use the Standard American system. 
  • Instructor will also introduce a few more advanced topics including cue bid limit raises and reverses.  

Bridge for players with 0-199 points 

We offer Supervised Play on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30-11:30am.  Players with 0-199 points may play.  $5 per session.  Proof of Vaccination required!  

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Need a Partner?  For longer term partnerships contact our volunteers by email:
Colleen Gardner novcol@aol.com or Susan Bibby susanbibby@longbeachbridge.com

For partners that day, call the club or call or text Sharon Biederman 714.624.3455

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Do you want to play online but don’t know how?   Email us at manager@longbeachbridge.com or call us at (714)624-3455

If you would like to purchase the Mike Lawrence Defense CD at the discounted price of $25, please send a check to:

Sharon Biederman
17008 Bayou Way
Seal Beach, CA 90740

The Long Beach Bridge Center Board is part of the on-line Alliance Bridge Club for BBO games.  Money not being paid to the ACBL or Bridge Base will come to our club.  Players will earn ACBL master points.  Check out  Alliance Bridge Club site for instructions and results.

If you would like to donate directly to the club please send a check  payable to “Bridge Brigade”

Sharon Biederman
1708 Bayou Way
Seal Beach, CA 90740
. (EIN #81-4460773) 

The All-Western – 99ers “Nite Club” Event Schedule – Monday-Thursday

Log on to BBO and select Competitive/ACBL Virtual Clubs and search for VACB905265.  Select 0-99 or 0-20 All Western 99er NiteClub

  • 4:20PM  Registration opens on BBO for 0-20MP game.
  • 4:30PMRegistration opens on BBO for 0-100MP game.
  • 6:20PM Game Time – Head to BBO and look for All-Western 19ers.
  • 6:30PM Game Time – Head to BBO and look for All-Western 99ers. 0-20 players welcome to play in thia game too!
  • 8:00ish  Zoom “Post-Mortem” for both games. Featuring teachers from the 4 sponsoring districts who will walk you through the boards you just played and answer your questions.

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Unit Game - Sunday March 20 at 12:30pm