Welcome to North Orlando Bridge Center
Location

Location:           Venue on the Lake - Maitland Civic Center

641 S. Maitland Ave., Maitland FL 32751

Phone:               407-435-5123 (Glen Martin)

                           407-808-7900 (Perry Poole) 

E-mail:               northorlandobridge@gmail.com 

Susan K. Rowley School of Bridge

Improve your knowledge of Bridge by attending one of the following classes:

  • Beginning Bridge with Marsha Wicks – Monday mornings from 9:30 to 11:30 from Sep 10 to Dec 3 (skip Nov 19).  Twelve sessions that teach you the basics of how to Bid, Play, and Defend in todays’ bridge games.  The cost is $100 payable up front. 
  • Advanced Series with David Loeb – Wednesday mornings from 9:30 to 11:30 from Sep 12 to Oct 31 (skip Sep 19)David will cover bidding tools that the experts use to maximize their results. David is away this week (Sep 19) but his next class on Sep 26 will cover 1m-P-1M auctions.  The cost is $10 per session.
  • Beginning Bridge with Marsha Wicks – Wednesday evenings from 7:00 to 9:00 from Sep 12 to Dec 5 (skip Nov 21).  Twelve sessions that teach you the basics of how to Bid, Play, and Defend in todays’ bridge games.  The cost is $100 payable up front.
  • Play of the Hand Class with Glen Martin – Thursday mornings from 9:30 to 11:30 from Sep 13 to Nov 15.  Ten sessions that teach you how to take all the tricks you are entitled to take when Declarer.  The cost is $100 payable up front.  
  • Fundamentals Class with Perry Poole – Friday mornings from 9:30 to 11:30 from Sep 21 to Dec 14.  Perry will cover topics that will improve your game. The cost is $10 per session. 

If you are not already enrolled, please send an e-mail to northorlandobridge@gmail.com specifying the class or workshops you wish to attend to assist us in preparing enough boards and handouts.

REDUCED MEMBERSHIP FEE

The NOBC membership fee has been reduced to $15.00.  Visitors - join (or renew) now and save $2.00 each time you play. 

Did you know that if you are an NOBC Member, you may have access to a Membership Roster with member’s rank, master points and phone numbers?  It is available on our website under the Membership button.  [Note: You must have a valid e-mail address on file with us to access this.  If you don’t, send us an e-mail and we will add it.]  The first time that you use the "Members Only" area, enter your e-mail address and click [Set/Reset Password].  It will send you an e-mail allowing you to establish a password with which to log in.

To view the list, you must log in and click on the “Member List” tab.  You can search the list or scroll through all the names.  Click on the Account tab on this page to update your information or if you wish to opt out of displaying your information in the list.  We encourage all members to review and correct their information as it easily becomes out of date.

2019 BRIDGE CRUISE

Enjoy one full week on the spectacular Oasis of the Seas sailing from nearby Port Canaveral to the Western Caribbean while you earn Master Points playing bridge. Visit Labadee Haiti, Falmouth Jamaica, Cozumel Mexico, while experiencing the incomparable activities and entertainment of the Oasis of the Seas. There will be Ten Sessions with Lessons under the direction of Marsha Wicks.

Prices are per person based on double occupancy and include all taxes, port fees and gratuities. ln addition each cabin receives an onboard credit of $50. Deposit of $250 per person due within 30 days of cabin selection.  Deposit is fully refundable until final payment is due October 22,2018.  Bridge fee is $75 per person and is due to Marsha Wicks by October 22, 2018.  Book early for best value and location. 

If interested in joining Marsha and Glen on our bridge cruise January 20-27, Contact - NANCY PETERS @ 407 831 3031 or nkp221@gmail.com 

 

 

Special Events

NORTH ORLANDO SECTIONAL 
October 19-21, 2018

Save the Date.  Download flyers by clicking Here and Here

NEW FUN BRIDGE BENEFITS

Starting September 3rd all FUN Bridge games will be run as ACBL sanctioned 0-20 Newcomer games at no additional cost.  This will allow our newer players to start earning points right away.  It will also increase the point awards for our higher ranked sessions on those days due to the increased number of tables.  Any one may still play in FUN Bridge but any pair having a player with more than 20 mps will be ineligible for points in this game.   FUN BRIDGE GAMES are offered at Noon on MONDAYS and WEDNESDAYs and now also on WEDNESDAY EVENINGS.  The Wednesday Evening game runs from 7:00 to 9:30 pm alongside our open game.  Come about 20 minutes early for a free Bridge topic.  

WEDNESDAY EVENING 299r GAME

Starting Sept 12th, we will offer a 299r game alongside the Open game whenever we have 3 or more tables of 299rs.  

 

Memberships

432 Members in 2018 (new or renewed as of Today)

Badges for those new members who joined before August 3rd are in.  Pick up yours now. 

Calendar
September 26, 2018
Noon Open game
Maitland Noon
Director: Glen Martin
September 26, 2018
FUN Bridge game
Maitland 12:15 pm
Director: Stan Goodman
  (Reservation)
September 26, 2018
Evening Open game
Maitland 6:45 pm
Director: Andy Wilkin
Results
Noon Open and 0-299er game
Maitland
Director: Geoff Jones III
10 am Open and 0-299er game,
Maitland
Director: Andy Wilkin
Noon Open and 0-299er game
Maitland
Director: Geoff Jones III