Feel free to contact Bud Stowe with any suggestions for this new site.
This page has information and news of interest to the members. For a full list of forthcoming events, see "Calendar" on the menu and for a list of results see "Results".
Congratulations to Dr. John Gustafson who amassed the most points at the Spring Festival Sectional.
Complete list of Spring Festival Masterpoint Winners.
Congratulations to Harry & Terry Swanson who were inducted April 17th into the Iowa Volunteer Hall of Fame!
Above they are joined by daughters Anna and Amy.
Colleagues at the FreeStore nominated Harry & Terry Swanson for a volunteer award for their work at the FreeStore. The FreeStore is one of the Bridge Center's frequent charity recepients helping (mainly) children and families hurt by domestic violence.
They have been elected for the Iowa Volunteer Hall of Fame award, the winners were announced April 17th in the Capitol.
Here's a link to the nominees for the 2018 award:
Volunteer Hall of Fame 2018: People's Choice Award
Saturday, March 10th, Pete Wityk turned 70.
Susan Furtwangler, Jill Southworth, and Diane Sweet have February 2nd birthday.
We're fortunate to get such great goodies on birthdays!
Sponsored by District 14 Teacher Development and Enhancement Program
Is there a bridge teacher in your Unit that you value for their excellent teaching skills and passion for bridge? You can nominate this special person for consideration for the 2017 District 14 Teacher Development and Enhancement Program award.
We are looking for outstanding and talented teachers with new ideas, unique and effective teaching methods, teachers that contribute to the growth of bridge in the community and schools. A teacher who genuinely shows interest in the student’s progress in bridge.
Teachers will be considered with a focus on the qualities of teaching excellence, innovation, service to bridge and service to the community
Please submit your nomination no later than April 1, 2018 to: email@example.com
Nancy Wilson, District 14 Education Liaison
Mary Shaw, Barb Zipoy, Elaine Olson, Nancy Wilson, Sandy Casey, Pierre Flatowicz, Sue Greenberg, Diana Howard, Lorie Spanjers, Nancy Wittwer, Jo Skunberg, Maryann Boardman, Rich Bailie
January 4th-7th, 2018 --- The Hawkeye Holiday Sectional.
Gregg Walsh chair.
Now was Toby White on fire or what?
Toby won two individual events outright, and runner-up in another.
He was on the winning team in both team events.
Complete list of masterpoint winners
Be sure to checkout all the new bridge classes being held this Fall.
And note that all upcoming and currently being offered classes can be found within the Bridge Classes section of the menu.
Staying on top of your game makes bridge more enjoyable for you and your partners (and even your opponents)!
Sunday Swiss Teams: Mark Wellman, Phil Hayne, Brad & Katie Albers
Saturday 3pm Stratified Pairs: Susan Furtwangler & Nannette O'Reilly
Saturday 10am Stratified Pairs: Roberta Ann Riddle & Diane Sweet
See Results for complete details.
Congratulations to Susie Thompson who made Life Master after winning Gold Rush Pairs at the Holiday Regional.
Congrations to Claudia Beckman and Marilyn Jones who are new Life Masters.
Great job Brad & Katie Albers, Kristin Welter, and Betty Torgeson on winning (getting 15 GPs, and earning $2,000 towards trip to Toronto) the Grand National Teams.