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Bridge lessons for beginners
Learn to Play BRIDGE!

Whether you are a beginner or returning to bridge after an absence of some years, Wednesday evenings at Newtown Bridge Club are a perfect place to start.

Come with a friend — or come alone and make new ones! Partners are guaranteed. See why bridge is the world's most popular card game.

  When: Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm
starting September 12, 2018
  Where:  Alexandria Room on 2nd (top) floor
Edmond Town Hall
45 Main Street, Newtown CT 06470
  Cost: $12 per lesson ($9 for members)
Registration:  Contact Susan at or 203-733-8525.

Our Easybridge! Program

The beginning bridge program at Newtown Bridge Club emphasizes fun and learning from playing. The format for Wednesday evenings is a 20-25 minute lesson followed by play of 6 to 12 bridge hands. Accredited instructor, Susan Fronapfel, hosts the lessons. Players are encouraged to experiment and learn from their results. Refreshments are provided.

An optional textbook, Easybridge! by Edith McMullin, is available from the instructor for $15.

For registration and questions, contact Susan at or 203-733-8525.

Easybridge! 1, Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm; Sep 12 through Nov 28, 2018

Week Topic Dates
1 Introduction to Bridge. Play some hands! Sep 12
2 Where should you play? Sep 19
3 How high should you bid? Sep 26
4 Overcalls! The defense wakes up. Oct 3
5 Takeout doubles and a Four-letter Word. Oct 10
6 Notrump bids. Playing without a net! Oct 17
7 Getting to game. Bidding again with a good hand. Oct 24
8 Preemptive bids. Those good bad hands. Nov 7
9 The slam hands! Opening 2 clubs. Nov 14
10 Blackwood & Gerber. Checking for Aces. Nov 28


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