In Person Only
Instructor: John Chaplick
Time: Fridays 1pm—3pm
Cost: Members $6 / Nonmembers $8
Bridge is the ultimate card game. It features strategy, teamwork, and fun. Whether you play casually with friends or seriously in a tournament, bridge is a great source of social enjoyment.
Have you always wanted to play bridge but don’t know where to start? Then this beginner-friendly course is perfect for you! It is a great way to refresh your bridge skills, sharpen your game, or learn to play for the very first time.
Bridge is a trick-taking card game that uses a standard 52-card deck. It is played by four players in two competing partnership with partners sitting opposite of one another. It has thirteen tricks per deal, and the player who plays the highest-ranking card wins the trick. The goal of bridge is not to make the most tricks in a deal, but for partners to successfully estimate how many tricks their team can take.
This class will lay the foundation of the game and teach students the basics they need to get started. Each class will feature hands-on learning with plenty of practice time to try out your new skills. Students will learn the suits, the different types of opening bids, how to bid, how to respond to bids, and more. This class is designed to familiarize students with the basics of bridge, to strengthen their confidence when playing the game, and to meet new people to play bridge with!