ACBL Unit 503

Lecture Series

The Unit provides a series of free lectures as part of our education program. These lectures cover areas of interest for new as well as intermediate players. Lectures are held on selected Tuesday mornings at 9:30 AM at our Bridge Center.

For more information or to receive email notifications of upcoming lectures contact Cindy De Santis or Brenda Hatton email.

2017-2018 Lecture Series

Preliminary schedule - subject to change.

Instructions for Downloading and Playing Bridge Baron Files

All Our Past Lectures

We'd like your feedback about this program. Comments pro and con are welcomed; especially with regard to this year's lecture topics, speakers, day and time, length, difficulty, format (lecture and/or play hands) or anything else.

This free series is funded by the Peninsula Bridge Education Foundation. Learn how you can support our education programs.

Date Subject Presenter Lecture
September 19 Dealing with 5NT Frank Smoot Handout
Bridge Baron File
October 3 Inverted Minors Frank Smoot Handout
Bridge Baron File
October 31 Table Rules, Etiquette and Director Calls Heather Mac Gregor
& Ray Yuenger
November 14 Six Hands Lynn Yokel Handout
Bridge Baron File
December 12 Developing Winning Habits Robert Ng Handout
January 16 Bergen Raises Brian Samuels Handout
Bridge Baron File
January 30 Cuebids by Responder and Advancer Bruce Blakely Handout
Bridge Baron File
February 13 Table Rules, Etiquette and Director Calls - Continued Ray Yuenger Handout
February 27 Six Hands Lynn Yokel  
March 13 Raising Partner's Overcall Frank Smoot  
March 27 Responsive Doubles Frank Smoot  
April 17 Splinter Bids Brian Samuels  
May 8 There are Preempts.. and Then There are Preempts Tony Glynne  
May 22 TBD Gary MacGregor