FLC Seniors Bridge

FLC Seniors Social Duplicate Bridge

Social Duplicate Bridge is a drop-in format. We draw for partners at each session.
All bridge players are welcome, but should have a basic knowledge of duplicate play.
Join us and sharpen your bridge skills in a friendly ambiance.
Newcomers are requested to contact a coordinator in advance.
Players volunteer to assist with setup and close.

August 15, 2020 May not be resuming until January 2021.

Location: FLC Seniors Lounge - Trico Centre

When: Tuesday evening from 6:45pm to 10:00pm. To allow for setup arrive by 6:30pm.

Dates: Fall / Winter - January 7, 2020 – May 26, 2020

Contact & Coordinators:
Peter Weir            403-540-9000
Bob Watterberg    403-271-2686


 FLC Seniors social Duplicate Bridge - Scores

March 10, 2020
Scores after 7 rounds
Average 31.5
Team % Score Place  
6 57.14 36.00 1 Len G. - Joan
4 55.56 35.00 2 Marty S. - John R.
10 55.56 35.00 2 Peter W. - Mr/Mrs X
8 54.63 34.42 4 Betty L. - Bill M.
7 50.79 32.00   Sharon C - Bob C.
5 50.00 31.50   Donna K. - Dennis Q.
9 45.37 28.58   Shirley A. - Dora S.
1 40.75 25.67   Marilyn B. - Andy B
2 38.89 24.50   Gordon S. - Bob W.



FLC Seniors Thursday Afternoon Drop-in Bridge

August 15, 2020 May not resume until January 2021.

This bridge is open to anyone and again 'Social' is the key word for these weekly gatherings,
which go on all year round.

Currently we have as many as nine to ten tables.

We welcome all FLC Seniors, at all levels of bridge to join us.

There is a charge of $1.00 to play, but all of these funds are returned to the players as prizes.

Bridge commences at 12:30pm sharp, but some players arrive at 12:15pm to play some practice hands.

Come out for a friendly game of Bridge. Beginners Welcome—Bring a Friend.

Location: FLC Seniors Lounge - Trico Centre

When: Every Thursday afternoon. Doors open at 12:15 PM - play starts at 12:30 PM to 4:00 PM.

Contact & Coordinator: John Coleman at 403-256-1969

FLC Seniors Thursday Evening Social Drop-in Multi Level Bridge


June 27, 2020 Cancelled until further notice

All levels are welcome, and we would love to see more participants.

We will draw for partners and change every fourth round.

Location: FLC Seniors Lounge - Trico Centre

When: Thursday evenings 7:00-9:00 PM

Contact & Coordinator: Carol Gunn  403-271-4518

FLC Seniors Friday Evening Duplicate Bridge

August 15, 2020 May not be resuming until January 2021.

Pairs of players with a range of skills, but having basic knowledge of duplicate play, meet to play on the fourth Friday of each month September through May.

Location: FLC Seniors Lounge – Trico Centre
Time: 7:00 PM to 10:30 PM

Players come early to help with set-up; and following play to clean up the room.

Please contact coordinators to advise of interest in joining this group.

Coordinators: Anne & Ken Hamman 403-880-2442 (cell)
  Lynne & Lyman Warner 403-615-6847 (cell)

Two pairs share the responsibility of bringing a snack for the group for each meeting (sandwiches, sweets, pickles and the likes).  Members bring their own drinks, but the group provides coffee and milk.

FLC Seniors Bridge Lessons


Location: Seniors Lounge - Trico Centre upper floor

When: Wednesday evenings  -   7:00-9:00 p.m  

Register : use the form at the bottom of this section. Classes will held after Christmas if the Trico Centre is allowed by Public Health to be open and card game activities are deemed safe.


WINTER 2021 

Beginners Basics : Jan. 6 - Feb. 10 (6 week course)

Beginners Plus : Feb. 24 - Mar. 31 ( 6 week course)


Intermediate Bridge - Conventions : Apr. 7 -  May 26 (8 week course)  

 Beginners Basics Bridge - Outline

  1. Preliminaries - Terms and conditions of play
  2. Point count for Openers and Responders
  3. Major Suit Contracts
  4. Minor Suit Contracts
  5. No Trump Contracts
  6. Review

Beginners Plus Bridge - Outline

  1. Carding – How to talk to your Partner with your cards
  2. No Trump Leads and Strategy
  3. No Trump Play Technique
  4. Suit Leads and Strategy
  5. Suit Play Technique
  6. Review

Intermediate Bridge - Conventions - Outline

  1. No Trump Transfers
  2. No Trump Stayman
  3. Overcalls and Responses
  4. Takeout Doubles and Responses
  5. Two Club Opener and Weak Two Openers
  6. Slam Bidding – Blackwood, Gerber and Quantitative 4NT
  7. Jacoby 2NT and Splinters
  8. Two Suited Hands – Michaels and Unusual 2NT
  • DROP IN SUPERVISED BID AND PLAY- on Wednesday evenings 7 - 9 pm for members who have already taken some classes with the Club. No registration required. $5 per evening.
  • Class Cost -- $40.00 cash or cheque for Beginners, $48.00 cash or cheque for Intermediate, plus $6 cash for course material.  Bring your own binder.

  •  No refunds after first class has been held.

Contact & Coordinator: Lynn Lester-Lee  

Contact by filling out this e-mail form ([email protected])