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Edmond Town Hall, home of Newtown Bridge Club
Edmond Town Hall

Newtown Bridge Club meets in the Alexandria Room on the second (top) floor of Edmond Town Hall, 45 Main Street, Newtown CT.

Game times:

  12:30 pm  Mondays  Open & 49ers
  10:00 am  Tuesdays  Open & 299ers
  7:00 pm  Tuesdays  Open
  10:00 am  Wednesdays  Open & 299ers
  12:30 pm  Thursdays  Open & 49ers

Game fee: $11 per person ($9 for members).

New players are invited to join us anytime. There is a 20-minute lunch break at the 10:00 am games; most players pack a light lunch or place an order for noontime pickup with the deli next door. Open sections at all games; Newtown Bridge Club participates in the Common Game.

Tue Dec 11 Holiday ParyHoliday Party. Bridge aficionados are invited to play and celebrate the season on Tue Dec 11. The 10:00 Open and 299er games will be followed by lunch starting about 1:15.
On Tue evening, players should plan to put out their party food after 6:00; bridge will begin as usual at 7:00.
Lunch and the evening party will be potluck. Please plan to bring a dish that will serve 6-8 players.

Guaranteed partners at Tuesday and Wednesday gamesGuaranteed partners: Tuesday & Wednesday games.
If your Tuesday or Wednesday schedule suddenly opens up to play bridge or your partner had to cancel at last minute, you can come to the 10:00 am and 7:00 pm games and there will be a partner waiting for you. Note that partners are guaranteed for Tuesday and Wednesday games only. Please arrive 10 minutes early to be guaranteed a partner.

Learn to Play Bridge

Have fun. Meet interesting people. Sharpen your memory. Laugh out loud.

Modern Bidding Basics (Easybridge! workshops), Mondays 6:30-8:30 pm. Beginners and players who want to brush up on modern bridge basics are welcome to attend any or all workshops. December topics: Preempts (Dec 3), Strong 2 Club Openings (Dec 10) and Opening Minor Suits (Dec 17). Tuition is $12 per class ($9 for members). Read more.

Chat Bridge, Wednesdays 2:30-4:30 pm – Exclusively for bridge players with fewer than 20 masterpoints. Chat Bridge is a game where players can:

Chat Bridge, Wednesdays at 2:30
  • Ask for advice
  • Refer to notes
  • Have help on any hand
  • Earn masterpoints (when 2½ or more tables play)
  • Free bridge lesson starts at 2:10 pm

If you’d like to play bridge more and still have the chance to ask questions during bidding and play, try a Chat Bridge game. Come alone or with a partner. An instructor will be standing by to help. Game fee: $10 per person ($8 for members).

Backstage banter, free lesson before Thursday gameBackstage Banter, Thursdays at noon. Join the group backstage behind the curtain for bridge tips and answers to your bridge questions before Thursday's game. Free.

Need a Partner?

The Partnership Desk has contact information for Newtown Bridge Club players as well as the list of players looking for partners. If you're new to the club and need a partner, please contact Susan at or 203-733-8525 for assistance.

Tue Jun 19, The Longest Day

The Longest Day, Tuesday, June 19, 2018 to benefit the Alzheimer AssociationEnthusiastic bridge players were heard throughout Edmond Town Hall between sunrise and sunset with bridge, socializing, food and jazz in both the Alexandria Room and the gym. With the support of our sponsors, the Longest Day committee hosted an event that was enjoyed by everyone. The generosity of our members, players and community made this a successful fund-raiser for the Alzheimer's Association.


December 2018 calendar

Full Dec. calendar


Dec 26-30 NYC Regional

Jan 21-27 Tarrytown NY Regional

Susan Fronapfel, club manager

Linda Dale Mulholland, assistant
club manager

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American Contract Bridge League

District 25

Unit 126

The Newtown Bridge Club offers ACBL-sanctioned duplicate bridge games near the flagpole at center of town, on Main Street (Routes 25 and 6). Easily accessible from Connecticut - Newtown CT, Danbury CT, Bethel CT, Southbury CT, Brookfield CT, New Milford CT, Monroe CT, Bridgewater CT, Woodbury CT, New Fairfield CT, Redding CT, Ridgefield CT, Botsford CT, Roxbury CT, Sandy Hook CT, South Britain CT and Stevenson CT are within 12 miles - and Putnam County and Dutchess County New York including Brewster NY, Patterson NY, Carmel NY, Croton Falls NY and North Salem NY.

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