August Events at Essex Bridge Center

Thank you for your participation in and donations
to the Alzheimer’s Association’s THE LONGEST DAY efforts in June.
This year, Essex Bridge Center held a very small event,
but we still raised over $2,600.
Thank you!

Club Championship Week
Extra Points – No Extra Card Fee

SUNDAY, August 13 (yes, Sunday!) – Saturday, August 19
All Open and 499 Games, and Thursday Evening 299 Game

PLUS Team Games – Club Championship

SUNDAY, Aug 13
Open Stratified Swiss Teams And 499 Swiss Teams
Lunch at Noon; Game at 12:30pm

Saturday, Aug 19

199 Swiss Teams
Lunch at Noon; Game at 12:30pm

NAP – North American Pairs Qualifying Games

Friday, August 11 12:30pm Lite Lunch at Noon
Saturday, August 12 12:30pm Lite Lunch at Noon
Tuesday, August 29 6:30pm
Wednesday, August 30 12:30pm
Thursday, August 31 12:30pm and 6:30pm

50% Red and 50% Black Points
No Extra Card Fee

Coming in September:

Monday, September 4 – Labor Day
Yes, we are open for our usual Open and 0-499 afternoon games


Also in September:

BEGINNER Bridge at Essex Bridge Center
Tell your Friends and Family!

Beginner Lessons start on Monday, September 18th.

Morning Session 9:10am – 11:40am
Evening Session 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Meagan Powell is the teacher for both sessions.
Sessions are identical.
Players attend at a time that’s convenient!

Beginner Lessons: 16-week course.
Weeks 1-6 are FREE, and FREE instructional materials are provided.
Weeks 7-16 in the Beginner cycle follow at $13 per session.

There is no pre-registration necessary.
Players should arrive 20 minutes early for their first session to register and get settled.

Feel free to forward this email to any friends or family members interested in learning to play Bridge.
Tell them to join us on September 18th for their first FREE lesson.

New players interested in more information?

Contact Meagan Powell at
or at 973-535-9262.