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.
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

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 - September 10, 2019 – December 17, 2019

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

September 24, 2019

 FLC Seniors social Duplicate Bridge - Scores

September 17, 2019
Team % Score Place  
2 61.18 67.30 1 Divya V - Sunil V
3 59.45 65.40 2 Mary D - Gary L
6 58.73 64.60 3 Joan B - Donna K
11 57.62 63.38 4 Dennis Q - Peter W
4 56.18 61.80 5 Thomas T - Betty L
1 56.09 61.70   Marilyn B - Andy B
10 50.45 55.50   Bob C - Maureen B
5 45.24 49.76   Clarence C - Gordon S
8 43.36 47.70   Dora S- Len G
12 41.82 46.00   Sharon C - Walter Z
7 35.82 39.40   Joan B - Bob w
9 34.18 37.60   Richard B - Shirley A


FLC Seniors Thursday Afternoon Drop-in Bridge

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

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

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 : at Club registration day, August 24.


FALL 2019 

Beginners Basics: Sept. 11 - Oct. 23 (6 week course)

Beginners Plus: Oct. 30 - Dec. 11 (6 week course)


Beginners Basics : Jan. 8 - Feb. 19 (6 week course)

Beginners Plus : Feb. 26 - Apr. 1 (6  week course)


Intermediate Bridge - Conventions : Apr. 8 -  May 27 (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 is held at the same time as regular classes - only for members who have previously taken lessons. (This is not a teaching class.)  $5 per evening.  No registration needed,  just drop in. 
  • 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  

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