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New Monday Night Format
Check our Monday Night Flyer for details.

 

   

 

 

Albany Bridge Club

Two Rivers Market (upstairs)
250 Broadalbin St SW Suite 215
Albany, Oregon 97321

phone (541) 990-4243 (Bob Peery)

 or (541) 791-9518 (Myrna Evans)

(click here for map)

Corvallis Bridge Club

1931 NW Circle Blvd (east of the Dollar Tree) 
Corvallis, OR 97330 

 

phone (541) 740-1072

(click for map)

 

 

 


The Bulletin Board

The Bulletin Board is  a new feature that will list timely announcements about our club’s current activities, events and notices.   Note well the announcements in red as that will usually indicate a time change for one of our games or events.


Check below for our new fall Albany and Corvallis Bridge classes including the popular Learn Bridge in A Day! (offered only on Sep 12).

 

The Heart of the Valley 299er Tournament information has just been released!  Check the flyer for more details, and the Food & Lodging info for where to stay and eat!

 

Nosh Wednesday is Aug 19th this month (the 3rd Wednesday, not the 2nd Wednesday).

 

TRAFFIC ALERT!

KINGS and CIRCLE INTERSECTION WILL BE CLOSED DURING THE DAY FROM 8/19 TO ~9/1.

If you approach on Kings from Walnut, you will not be affected. 

Similarly if you approach on Circle from the East (9th St), you will not be affected. 

But if you approach on Kings from the South (OSU), you will need to turn right on Garfield then left on 17th and continue. 

If you approach on Circle from the West (29th), you will need to turn left on 27th, then right on Elmwood and continue.

 

 

 

 

Learn Bridge in a Day

Instructor: Mary Vance

Saturday, Sept. 12 (one day only) 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Cost: $25, includes a light lunch and materials

 Pre-registration for classes is encouraged but not required.
To pre-register for Mary Vance’s classes, contact her directly: maryvance@peak.org; 541-760-1311

 

 

Fall Classes in Corvallis

Bridge Basics 1: An Introduction

Instructor: Mary Vance
Mondays, 10:00 am – 12:00
Sept. 28  – Nov. 16
Cost: $40 plus $10 for the book (sold at first lesson)


Bridge Basics 1: An Introduction

Instructor: Sandy Allen
Thursdays, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Oct. 1 – Nov. 19
Cost: $40 plus $10 for the book (sold at first lesson)

 
Intermediate Bridge: Play of the Hand

Instructor: Mary Vance
Tuesdays, 9:00 – 11:00 am
Sept. 29 – Nov. 17
Cost: $40 plus $20 for the book (sold at first lesson)
Prior bridge experience is recommended

 
Intermediate Bridge: 2 over 1 Game Force

Instructor: Eileen Milligan
Wednesdays, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Sept. 16 – Nov. 18  (No class 9/30 or 10/28)
Cost: $40 plus $20 for the book (sold at first lesson)
Prior bridge experience is recommended


Pre-registration for classes is encouraged but not required.

To pre-register for Mary Vance’s classes, contact her directly: maryvance@peak.org; 541-760-1311
To pre-register for other classes, leave a message at the Bridge Center, including your phone number and/or email address: corvallisbridge@gmail.com; 541-740-1072

 

 

 

Bridge with Gail
Gail Shriner will be offering bridge classes in Albany on the following dates:

August
7th—-beginners
14th—intermediate
21st—beginners
28th—intermediate
 
September
4th—-beginners
11th—intermediate
18th—beginners
25th—intermediate
 
The intermediate classes for both months will be on Lebensohl Convention (hopefully if we have enough interest).
Please call or e-mail Gail if you are interested any class.
 
541-791-9415


The Corvallis Club also has, thanks to the hard work of Sandy A, two new ‘real’ bulletin boards containing tons of information on new players, events, announcements, etc.  Be sure to check them out (north wall of our club).
  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Quick Lists
  generally list those games that offer extra points or a Special Event.

Regularly scheduled games for Corvallis and Albany would be superseded by the games listed below.

 



Tournament Quick List


Flyers will be linked when available

2015 Sectionals (Oregon/Washington District 20)
2015 Regionals (District 20)
2015 Nationals




August Special Games

Tue, Aug 18  Corvallis STaC (Open & 199er), 1pm
Tue, Aug 18  Corvallis STaC (Open Pairs), 7pm
Wed, Aug 19  Albany STaC (NLM Pairs), 10am
Wed, Aug 19  Corvallis STaC (Open Pairs), 1pm
Thu, Aug 20  Albany STaC (Open Pairs), 12 Noon
Fri, Aug 21  Corvallis STaC (Bagels & Bridge), 10am
Fri, Aug 21  Corvallis STaC (Open & 0-50), 7:00pm

Sun, Aug 23  Corvallis STaC (Open Fast Pairs), 6:30pm
Tue, Aug 25  Corvallis Jr Fund (Swiss Team), 7:00pm

Mon, Aug 31  Albany Club Championship (Swiss Team), 12 Noon

 

 

 

 

2015 SECTIONAL TOURNAMENTS (Oregon/Washington District 20)

High Desert Sectional
Bend OR
Aug 28-Aug 30
flyer

Ace of Clubs NLM Sectional
Beaverton OR
Aug 29-Aug 30
info

Portland Fall Sectional
Portland OR
Sep 18-Sep 20
flyer

Rogue Valley Sectional
Medford (Phoenix) OR
Oct 16-Oct 18
info

Vancouver Fall NLM Sectional
Vancouver WA
Oct 17-Oct 18
info

Central Oregon Coast Sectional
Newport OR
Oct 22-Oct 25
info

Vancouver USA NLM Sectional
Vancouver WA
Nov 14-Nov 15
info

 

 

 

2015 REGIONAL TOURNAMENTS (District 20)

Oregon Coast Regional
Seaside OR
Sep 28-Oct 4
info

Leavenworth Regional
Leavenworth WA
Oct 26 – Nov 1
flyer

 

 

NATIONAL TOURNAMENTS

Summer NABC
Chicago IL
Aug 5-Aug 16
info

Fall NABC

Denver CO
Nov 25-Dec 6
info

 

 

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