Upcoming Events at Essex Bridge Center

We will be CLOSED on Saturday, May 25 and Monday, May 27 for the Memorial Day Weekend.

Club Championship Week
Monday, May 6 – Saturday, May 11
All Open and 499 games and Thursday Eve 299 game
Extra Black Points, No Extra Card Fees

Open Stratified Swiss Teams
Friday Evening, May 10
6:00pm Pizza Supper
6:30pm Game

499 Swiss Teams
Saturday Afternoon, May 11
12:00 noon Lunch
12:30pm Game


Comprehensive Lessons with Alan Powell
Trump Play of the Hand
Monday Evenings, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
$15 No Partner Necessary

Apr 29 Planning a Suit Contract and Card Combinations
May 6 Trump Management
May 13 Setting up a Side Suit and Crossruffing
May 20 Counting Concepts


Supervised Bridge Workshops with Roz Powell
Low-Mid Intermediate Players
Saturday Mornings: 9:00am – 11:15am
$15 No Partner Necessary

Bidding, Play of the Hand, and Defense review and practice
Some hands will be drawn from recent workshops on Competitive Bidding and Strong Hand Bidding.

No Lecture. Just Hands – Bid, Play and Discuss

Dates: April 27, May 4, May 11, May 18


Coming In June

STaC Week – Silver Points
Monday, June 3 – SUNDAY, June 9
Special Sunday games – more information to follow

The Longest Day
Sunday, June 23
Stay Tuned for Additional Information

North American Pairs
Dates to be published for June, July and August