Unit 216 & Des Moines Area Bridge
Welcome to Unit 216 & Des Moines Area Bridge
Web Site
Web Site

Welcome to the Unit 216 & Des Moines Area web site. We have ACBL sanctioned duplicate bridge games running most days. (See our calendar). We also have a variety of instructional classes (See menu item) and several times a year hold ACBL Sectional tournaments at the center.

Be sure to check out the Using the Site section (under the News Page menu item) for first time users.

Important Information

April 5th-8th:
Spring Festival Sectional

The annual Medallion Party will be Saturday, April 28 at 11:30 a.m.  The Unit will provide the meat and members whose last name starts from N-Z will be asked to furnish a side dish.  Game will begin at 12:30 p.m.

New 6-lesson class on Basic Bridge Conventions by Paul Spong.
New 9-week class on Play of the Hand by Mike Smith.
(see menu items under Bridge Classes for details.)

Of Note:
Checkout News Page honoring Harry & Terry Swanson's nomination to the Iowa Volunteer Hall of Fame.

A heartfelt thanks to the Bridge Center from Alisha Newton and Tony Salem:
Life Without Goalposts.

Friday morning supervised play:
March - Mike Smith will supervise until Bonni returns.

District 14 Teacher of the Year nominations. Check under the News Page menu item for details.

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Dee Wilson
Novice Pairs (0-100)
Director: Craig Nelsen
ACBL CHARITY Stratified Open Pairs
Director: Gregg Walsh
Mar 19, 2018
Novice Pairs (0-100)
Bridge Center 6:30 pm
Director: Craig Nelsen
Mar 20, 2018
CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP Stratified Pairs (0-2000)
Bridge Center 12:00 pm
Director: Nancy Wilson
Mar 21, 2018
Stratified Pairs (0-200)
Bridge Center 12:00 pm
Director: Gregg Walsh