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    Learn BridgeAre you ready to learn how to play BRIDGE? Here are resources from the ACBL. Choose to learn bridge the way that suits you best. Details
    The ACBL Educational Foundation launches BridgeWhiz, free to all students. Each graduate receives a free, one-year Junior Membership in the American Contract Bridge  DETAILS - SUPPORT BRIDGEWHIZ - VOLUNTEER

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    CBA Name Tag? Contact Joanne Earls (513) 772-4395
    1st Tag Free to Newcomers!
    Replacements $4 each

    CBANeed help finding a partner? Contact the game director. CBC Games  NKBC Games   Anderson Game

    ACBLHow to Fill Out Your Convention Card (see Conventional Wisdom link on this page for detailed instructions how to fill out your card).
    BridgeWinners Editor (Join! It's free. You can share and compose online with partner).
    NEW ACBL Convention Card
    NEW Card .pdf Electronic Form
    Other System Cards (not for ACBL use):
    World Bridge Federation
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    How to fill out your System Card - WBF

    D112022 District 11 Sectionals
    D112022 District 11 Regionals
    D112022 District 11 GNT/NAP Finals
    The calendar below shows Unit events & tournaments. See club websites for club schedules. 

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    CBASaturday Supervised Play (U100) a fun way to build skills.

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    Anderson Bridge Club
    Cincinnati Bridge Center Clubs
    Northern Kentucky Bridge Club

    Other Area Clubs:

    Thursday Bridge Club
    Margaret Blum
    Lebanon Duplicate BC Doug Reams
    Middletown Duplicate BC Doug Reams
    Sycamore Creek DBC Lynda Brown Walker

    CBALearn about BBO, playing online & finding your results:  Online Bridge

    How to Use Bridge Base Online (Sylvana Morici)
    Adding BBO $'s to your account (Sylvana Morici)
    How to Bid and Play (Sylvana Morici)
    How to Alert your Bids (Sylvana Morici)
    How to Set up your convention card (S.Morici)
    How to Play on BBO (Samantha McDouglas)

    NAP Finals
     SpooktacularDETAILS          FLYER LouLex2022RegionalDETAILS            FLYER Phoenix NABC

    NEWS Contact Us  Welcome to Unit 124! 

    BallotsTHE CBA BOARD OF DIRECTORS NEED YOU! - Please consider supporting bridge in our area by volunteering to serve as a board member starting Jan 2023. All you need is an interest in making bridge fun for everyone, and the willingness to do what it takes to support the Cincinnati Bridge Center and the Unit-sponsored bridge events throughout the year.  Your time commitment is up to you! No formal backgroud required.  Simply downpoad the Nomination Form, get 10 current members to sign, and submit the signed form to our Elections Chair, Lew Temples Questions? Contact Lew!

    Nominations close October 13, 2023
    and the election will be by ballot at the Spooktacular Sectional October 27-29, 2022.   e-mail ballots will be made available for those not able to come to the Cincinnati Bridge Center.  If you have been thinking about giving back to bridge, now is the time to step up and volunteer.  We need you!

    NewWelcome Bill Brewer! 
    Bill will direct the Saturday Afternoon Game at the CBC.  By popular demand, game time remains 1 PM.  Come early and bring a friend.  We want to see everyone have a fun Saturday at Bill's game.  Questions? email Bill at

    NAP FinalsDid you qualify for the D11 NAP FInals? 
    You can check this list: ACBL District 11 Qualifiers - Note the instructions for searching your last name on that page.  (The list is updated every 2 days.  Check club results in the NAPQ games you played as separate confirmation.)

    Welcome New Member: Sue Lawrence.
    Welcome Transferss:
    Philomena Dilhoff (Unit 195), Donna Englehart (Unit 176) 
    ACBL LM PinCONGRATULATIONS! Members with promotions:
    Thomas Kiefhaber, Dave Newnam, Jeanette Novakovich, David Stifel, John Roesch, David Loebach, Gary Herrington.  Promotions updated through September 1, 2022. See Milestones - Members on the Move

    Bridge WhizAnnouncing Enrollment OPEN for Fall 2022 Bridge Whiz Online Classes.
    FREE classes begin October 7, 2022. For children grades 4-12. Sign up your (grand)children now!
    Overview    Register    Flyer    Flyer(Spanish)
    Bridge Whiz is a Youth Education Program of the ACBL Education Foundation.  

    Here is your  July 2022 ALERT - This issue of the ALERT is electronic only - no print copies. (VERY Large File 6.7 MB and 35 pages. Use a high speed connection for best results).  ALERT LIBRARY

    AndersonBCThe Anderson Bridge Club resumes play on Mondays starting September 1
    2, 2022.  There are no more Thursday games at Anderson.
    Mt Washington Rec Center, 1715 Beacon Street, Mt Washington.  $10 Membership required. Anderson BC Website

    Mentor ProgramThe Mentor Program at the Cincinnati Bridge Center is underway. Mentor Pairs play Monday Evenings att he CBC.      Details     CBC Registration  

    Join the Fun at a Club Near You!
    See " Area Club Games " on the ← left of this page.

    Saturday Supervised Play a fun way to learn the game. SCHEDULE
    Come to the CBC at 9:30 AM for the lecture and then play from 10 AM-12 Noon with a coach and players of your skill level.  You may come with a partner or be matched with someone at the game.  Contact Mike Purcell or John Williams  for information 
    Come and PlayCome and Play Bridge Thursdays 2:00-4:00 PM.   at the CBC. Contact Tom Mess or John Williams for information. 
    Mentor Pairs Monday Evening Game 7PM
    John Altman directing.
    *Contact Terry Barrett  

    4 Tables required.
    Open games on both days  get credit for all tables (except STaC).
    8 is Enough Swiss
    Thursday Evening 6:30 PM 1st/3rd/5th
    To register your team contact John Meinking .

    MemoriesRemember when? We've resurrected and repackaged photo memories from the past.  Hope you enjoy the CBA Memories!

    New ACBL ConventionCardNEW ACBL CONVENTION CARD The use of the card in tournaments will take place sometime this year. Look for Bulletin articles that explain the changes and the proper way to fill out the card. Download this .pdf ELECTRONIC FORM you can fill out and print from your computer or smart device.

    NLM NewsletterNLM Newsletter Unit 124 offers a bi-weekly Newsletter to better serve the bridge interests of our Non-Life Master Members. CBA Newsletter Library

    BiddingBoxWeekly Bidding Quiz Here's a fun way to think about different bidding situations. Members compare how they bid 6 hands each week.  For Non-Life-Masters and advancing players.  See the Quiz Page.

    Learn Bridge Are you ready to learn how to play BRIDGE? Here are a host of resources from the ACBL. Choose to learn bridge the way that suits you best. Details

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