Learn to Play Bridge (Bridge Basics 1)
Class will cover the fundamentals of the game including:
• Notrump opening bids and responses
• Major suit opening bids and responses
• Minor suit opening bids and responses
Class is 5 weeks – Cost is $40 not including textbook (which can be purchased for $10)
Mondays 1:00 – 3:00 pm; Starts September 9, 2019
Must register through Center for Learning in Retirement. Call 815-921-3931.
For Information contact: Lu Jenkins, 815-229-7799
Welcome to the Bridge Center of Rockford website. We are a registered member of the American Contract Bridge League.
The Bridge Center of Rockford is known for the quality of its programs and hospitality toward our members.
Our member-owners have put a lot of effort into making our club a relaxed, friendly, and spirited place to play bridge.
We welcome you to enjoy a great game at one of the country’s leading Bridge Clubs.
We have 10 weekly games with various levels of masterpoint limits, including 3 novice games for the new players.
What the Bridge Center offers our members:
- Novice Games - There are a total of 3 novice games each week.
Novice games are on Monday evening, Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon.
The games provide opportunities for newer players to become confident with their play before meeting tougher competition.
The Monday evening and Wednesday morning games include a mini-lesson.
- A Newsletter and a Website - The Bridge Center of Rockford offers both!
Our Newsletter is mailed quarterly and our website is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
We even post game results to our website! Click here to read our current newsletter.
- Each month at a special Saturday afternoon game, members born in that month are honored with a free game.
These events include a potluck dinner, costume or seasonal themes, and additional guessing games and assorted fun with prizes.
- Educational Program - In addition to a regular schedule of beginner classes we
host special seminars and workshops for advancing players. These present specific aspects of the game for
players that want to learn more about the finer points of bridge and improving their game.
Click here for lessons.
We hope this website will provide you with the information you need.
If you have any questions or suggestions please feel free to contact us.