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Stayman Memorial Bridge Program - The Mandel JCC offers the finest bridge program in Palm Beach County! The program features a variety of new classes, instructors, directors, workshops, including ongoing supervised play sessions twice a week and duplicate games held Monday-Saturday, plus once a month on Sundays. All levels welcome! For partnerships or more information please contact J.R. Sanford at Bridge@JCConline.com or 561-712-5276.


Bridge Games


Duplicate Bridge Games
The friendliest games in Palm Beach County and featuring the finest ACBL certified directors: J.R. Sanford and TJ Singer. ACBL Sanctioned. No RSVP needed, but please call if you need a partner. Coffee, tea and snacks provided..

> Monday-Friday Games; Ongoing; 12:30-4:00 pm
   $7/Member; $9/Guest
> Sundays; Dec 14, Jan 25, Feb 22, Mar 1*, Apr 12; 12:30-4:00 pm
   $8/Member; $10/Guest; includes bagel brunch
   Silver Point STaC Weeks: Dec 15-21 and Feb 23-Mar1
   *Mar 1 will be a Silver Point STaC game ($2.00 extra)

Non-Life Master Silver Point Sectional: Dec 1-5
Offered alongside the daily open game; for players that are Non-Life Masters with less than 500 Masterpoints are eligible to play in this section.


Bridge Tournaments


Silver Point Sectional Tournaments:

North Palm Beach DBC Sectional
> Jan 2-4, 2015
> Jan 2 & 3: 10:00 AM-1:30 PM &/or 2:30-6:00 PM
   single session game times
   $11/session; $3 extra for non-ACBL members
> Jan 4: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
   Swiss team play through with lunch
   $25/person includes lunch

Wildstein Family Sectional
> Jan 16-18, 2015
> Jan 16 & 17: 10:00 AM-1:30 PM &/or 2:30-6:00 PM
   single session game times
   $11/session; $3 extra for non-ACBL members
> Jan 18: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
   Swiss team play through with lunch
   $25/person includes lunch


Tubby Stayman PRO/AM Charity Game
> Sunday, Mar 8; 12:30-4:00 PM
   Lunch served before the game


Bridge Seminar


Bergen-Cohen Seminar
Join Marty Bergen and Larry Cohen, two of the game's biggest stars, as they lead this 6-hour seminar. Choice of free books for all attendees.  Lunch, coffee and snacks provided. 

Schedule
9:30-10:34am - Discussion/lesson on slam bidding
10:45am-12:00pm - Live bidding demostration by Bergen-Cohen
12:00-1:00pm - Lunch
1:00-2:05pm - Discussion/lesson on opening leads
2:15-3:30pm - Play four lesson deals on the two topics

> Sunday, February 8
   9:30am-3:30pm
   $90/Member; $100/Guest; includes coffee, snacks, lunch & free book

Limited space available. First come, first serve basis. Advanced registration required. 

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Bridge Classes


Beginners Duplicate Bridge Class

> Thursdays; Oct 16-Nov 20; 9:30-11:30 am
   6-week session; $75/Member; $90/Guest; $20/Class

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Beginners to Advanced Beginners Bridge: Supervised Play
Each session we will play preset hands then discuss the bidding and play of the hands. No partner needed.

> Fridays; Aug 1- Dec 26 (no class Sept 26, Nov 28); 9:30-11:30 am
   $10/Class


Advanced Beginners Supervised Play

> Mondays; Aug 4-Dec 29 (no class Sept 1); 9:30-11:30 am
   $10/Class


Expert Play of the Hand with Paul Swanson
Learn squeezes, end plays and trump coups

> Fridays; Oct 24-Dec 19 (no class Oct 31 and Nov 28); 10:00 am-12:00 pm
   $12/Member; $15/Guest

 


Learn to play 2 over 1

> Thursdays; Oct 23-Dec 18 (no class Nov 27); 10:00 am-12:00 pm
   8-week session; $102/Member; $120/Guest; $20/Class

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Understanding the Art of Balancing

> Tuesdays; Nov 4-18; 10:00 am -12:00 pm
   3-week session; $38/Member; $45/Guest; $20/Class

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Defensive Signals

> Wednesday; Nov 19; 10:00 am-12:00 pm
   2-week session; $22/Member; $30/Guest; $20/Class

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Winter Classes


Advanced Beginners Bridge: Supervised Play Each session we will play preset hands then discuss the bidding and play of the hands. No partner needed.

> Mondays; Jan 5-Jun 29; 9:30-11:30 AM
   $10/Class

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Learn to Play 2 or 1

> Mondays; Jan 12-Mar 2; 9:30-11:30 AM
   $102/Member; $120/Guest; $20/Class

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Understanding Losing Trick Count
Intermediate to advanced bridge players

> Tuesdays; Jan 6-Jan 20; 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
   $38/Member; $45/Guest; $20/Class

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Understanding the Art of Balancing

> Tuesdays; Jan 27-Feb 10; 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
$38/Member; $45/Guest; $20/Class

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Beginners I Duplicate Bridge Class
Duplicate class for new bridge players

> Tuesdays; Feb 17-Mar 24; 9:30-11:30 AM
   $75/Member; $90/Guest; $20/Class

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Is it Forcing?
Learn what is forcing, non-forcing & invitational in an uncontested auction.

> Tuesdays; Feb 17-Mar 10; 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
   $51/Member; $60/Guest; $20/Class

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Beginners II Duplicate Bridge Class
Continuation of Beginners I

> Tuesdays; Mar 31-May 5; 9:30-11:30 AM
   $75/Members; $90/Guest; $20/Class

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Preempts
Learn how to bid over and response to preempts.

> Wednesdays; Jan 7-Jan 21; 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
   $38/Member; $45/Guest; $20/Class

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Offensive Bidding
Learn how to use cue bids, game tries, splinters
and 4th suit forcing.

> Wednesdays; Feb 4-Mar 11; (No Class Feb 19); 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
   $64/Member; $75/Guest; $20/Class

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Beginners I Duplicate Bridge Class
Duplicate class for new bridge players

> Wednesdays; Jan 7-Feb 11; 9:30-11:30 AM
   $75/Member; $90/Guest; $20/Class

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Beginners II Duplicate Bridge Class
Continuation of Beginners I

> Wednesdays; Feb 18-Mar 25; 9:30-11:30 AM
   $75/Member; $90/Guest; $20/Class

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Beginners III Duplicate Bridge Class
Continuation of Beginners II

> Wednesdays; Apr 1-May 6; 9:30-11:30 AM
   $75/Member; $90/Guest; $20/Class

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Opening Leads against No-Trump and Suit Contracts

> Thursdays; Jan 8-Jan 22; 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
   $38/Member; $45/Guest; $20/Class

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Defensive Signals

> Thursdays; Jan 29-Feb 5; 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
   $22/Member; $30/Guest; $20/Class

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Preempts
Learn how to bid over and response to preempts.

> Thursdays; Feb 12-Feb 26; 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
   $38/Member; $45/Guest; $20/Class

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Beginners II Duplicate Bridge Class
Continuation of Beginners I

> Thursdays; Jan 8-Feb 12; 9:30-11:30 AM
   $75/Member; $90/Guest; $20/Class

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Beginners III Duplicate Bridge Class
Continuation of Beginners II

> Thursdays; Feb 19-Mar 26; 9:30-11:30 AM
   $75/Member; $90/Guest; $20/Class

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Beginners Bridge: Supervised Play
Each session we will play preset hands then discuss the bidding and play of the hands. No partner needed.

> Fridays; Jan 9-Jun 26 (No class Jan 1, 16, Apr 3); 9:30-11:30 AM
$10/Class

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Expert Play of the Hand w/ Paul Swanson
Learn squeezes, end plays and trump coups

> Fridays; Jan 9-Apr 24(No class of Jan 16 & Apr 3); 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
$12/Member; $15/Guest

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