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Bridge Classes - Fall & Winter 2018/19
Questions? Contact the Education Committee at 513-580-4229.  LTPBridge@gmail.com
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Updated September 21, 2018
Level
Class
Description Day Time Where Start Date Cost Instructor Phone e-mail
Newcomers
Beginning Bridge - Level I







Supervised Play
$5 per person at the Cincinnati Bridge Center (CBC) Tuesday: 245 to 515.  Saturday: 930 to noon.
Saturday Schedule
Tue
Sat
2:45 - 5:15 P
9:30 - Noon
CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
Ongoing $5/person per session Tue: Bob Fisk
Sat: Many
513-580-4229 bobsbbcards@gmail.com
mikpur2015@gmail.com
Come and Play Bridge Bring your group to the Cincinnati Bridge Center to play bridge. Tues
2:45-5:00 PM
CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
Tues and Sat.

$3/person per session.

None.  513-580-4229 Cincybridge124@gmail.com
Introduction to Bridge 101 Course offered through Osher Life Long Learning Center (OLLI)/University of Cincinnati at the Cincinnati Bridge Center.
https://www.uc.edu/ce/olli.html
Thu 2:50 - 4:50 P CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati

Sep 20 for 10 weeks
See University of Cincinnati OLLI Osher Program CBA Education Committee 513-580-4229   LTPBridge@gmail.com
Introduction to Bridge 102 Course offered through Osher Life Long Learning Center (OLLI)/University of Cincinnati at the Cincinnati Bridge Center.
https://www.uc.edu/ce/olli.html
Tue 2:50 - 4:50 P CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati

Sep 18 for 10 weeks
See University of Cincinnati OLLI Osher Program CBA Education Committee 513-580-4229   LTPBridge@gmail.com
Introduction to Bridge 101 Course offered through Osher Life Long Learning Center (OLLI)/University of Cincinnati at the Cincinnati Bridge Center.
https://www.uc.edu/ce/olli.html
Thu 2:50 - 4:50 P CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati

Jan 2019
See University of Cincinnati OLLI Osher Program CBA Education Committee 513-580-4229   LTPBridge@gmail.com
Introduction to Bridge 102 Course offered through Osher Life Long Learning Center (OLLI)/University of Cincinnati at the Cincinnati Bridge Center.
https://www.uc.edu/ce/olli.html
Tue 2:50 - 4:50 P CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati

Jan 2019
See University of Cincinnati OLLI Osher Program CBA Education Committee 513-580-4229   LTPBridge@gmail.com
Beginning Defense Ongoing beginner lessons Sat 10 A - Noon CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
Sept $90.00 for 4 classes Potter Orr 513-240-9561 potter@orrcomputer.com
Beyond Beginner (level 1/2)
Beginning Bridge II: Designed for those who have completed some kind of Beginning Bridge class or who  understand the basics of the game. Transition from Minibridge to bidding. $20/person/lesson. A.J. Stephani.  Tue 7:00 - 9:00 CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
Ongoing $20/Person
per lesson
A.J. Stephani 513-313-0488  ajstephani@gmail.com
Mini-lessons  For beginners already playing. Fri 10:15-10:45 A CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
Ongoing No Charge Bob Fisk and Phyllis Bishop  Bob (513) 379-5252 bobsbbcards@gmail.com
pbb23@fuse.net
Advanced Beginner Requires a basic understanding of modern bridge bidding, as we introduce more second-round bidding theory. Wed 4:00 - 6:00 P CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
Ongoing $20/person
per lesson
A.J. Stephani 513-313-0488  ajstephani@gmail.com
Bridge - Beginner Series II Follow up to basic beginner classes Sat 10-Noon CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
9/16-10/21 (except 9/30). $50/5 Lessons Potter Orr 513 240-9561 bridge@orrcomputer.com 
Advanced
Trick One and Beyond Tricks one and two are crucial. They often steer the course of the entire hand in favor of the declarer or defenders. We’ll study it from both sides and learn what to think about. Fri 9:30 - 10:30 A CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
12/7/18 - 1/25/19 $77/8 Lectures Matthew Granovetter granovetterm@gmail.com Reservations:
Larry Newman ljn.newman@gmail.com
Advanced  (CBC). Tuesdays, 5:00 - 6:30 (ongoing). This class by invitation only. A.J. Stephani  Tue 5:00 - 6:30 P CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
Ongoing (By Invitation Only) AJ Stephani 513-313-0488 ajstephani@gmail.com

Other possible classes at the CBC, but only if there is demand
(6-person minimums):
Participating CBA Teachers

Linda Wolber - Gold Life Master with more than 30 years experience teaching bridge. Contact Linda at e-mail: linda@lindabridge.com    Phone: 513.522.1771 Website: http://www.lindabridge.com/ Potter Orr is an ACBL certified instructor & Club Director. Contact Potter at:
513 240-9561             bridge@orrcomputer.com 
Amy Amy Fisher - Silver Life Master. Contact Amy at 
513 772-1024  amy.fshr@gmail.com
Larry Newman - Larry is a Silver Life Master and Chair of the Education Committee for Unit 124. Contact Larry at ljn.newman@gmail.com    Joe Fisher - Joe is a Gold Life Master and Professor Emeritus from University of Cincinnati (Mathematics). Contact Joe at:  513 772-1024 or jo.fshr@gmail.com    A J Stephani  - AJ is a Gold Life Master, Past President of Unit 124 and Current District 11 Representative to the ACBL Board of Directors.  Contact AJ at 513-313-0488 or e-mail at AJStephani@gmail.com
Rob Weidenfeld    elliedad@conci.rr.com Al Norwood.   Al is a Ruby Life Master, Certified ACBL Teacher, and Director.  Contact Al at 843-945-0464 alnorwood@gmail.com John Meinking  - John is a Gold Life Master and current President of Unit 124.  Contact John at jokingme71@gmail.com 




Phyllis Bishop - Phyllis is a Silver Life Master and a beacon for beginning bridge lessons at the CBC. Contact Phyllis at pbb23@fuse.net Cindy Tretter - Cindy is a Silver Life Master.  Contact Cindy at 859-653-4400, cgrammy@yahoo.com Bob Fisk Bob Fisk - Bob is a Gold Life Master, Chair of the CBA Mentor Program, and Bridge Coach and Teacher to dozens of players in Cincinnati. 
Contact Bob at bobsbbcards@gmail.com  (513) 379-5252
        Mary Ann Boyle  - Mary Ann is a Silver Life Master.  Contact Mary Ann at: maryannboyle33@gmail.com