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    Anderson BC, and NKBC events are cancelled until further notice. 


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    ACBLACBL ANNOUNCES
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    ACBL Cancels 2020 Tournaments

    Jan/Feb 2021 ACBL Tournaments Cancelled
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    We Want YOU!ANNOUNCING ANNUAL UNIT 124 ELECTIONS
    Board of Directors
    Three (3) positions on the 2021 Board of Directors are open for election.  Mr. Lewis Temples lew@powderalloy.com is our new  Unit Election Committee Chair.  Get 10 members to sign your nomination form and get your petition to Lewis.  Dates when Nominations close and balloting will end are pending.  Voting in person is unlikely. Our Election Comittee will advise how they will conduct the election.  Details soon. Nomination Form.


    CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP WEEK IN UNIT 124
     Total Tables: 90      Sessions offered: 20       Tables / session:  4.5

    ACBL LM PinWelcome NEW MEMBERS: Kathleen Mitchell, Judith Schmidt
    NEW SAPPHIRE LIFE MASTER: KAY MULFORD
    NEW GOLD LIFE MASTER: JUDY RUEHL
    NEW Ruby Life Master: Pam Campbell 

    New
    Silver Live Masters: Reeta Brendamour, John Taylor
    New Bronze Life Master: Mike Burns, Harriet Edwards, Linda Pretz

    CONGRATULATIONS!
    Members with promotions:
    Douglas Edwards, Carolyn Barnhm, Thomas Darbie, Jan Kiefhaber, Ben Fisk, Robert Lail. Promotions updated through September 1, 2020. See Milestones - Members on the Move.

    CBA Mentor Program
    ANNOUNCING THE CBA 2020 ONLINE MENTORING PROGRAM
    If you want a mentor or want to mentor another player, apply before September 30, 2020.  Bother mentors and mentees must apply.  See the Mentor Program Page for details.  Apply Now
    For further information, contact:  
    CBC John Williams williajp@miamioh.edu (513)-931-6127  
    NKBC Greg Brinker: gregab999@gmail.com (859)-331-1868      (859)-322-1969



    Click for your electronic copy.Here is your special DOUBLE ISSUE -  September 2020 ALERT
    This issue of the ALERT will be electronic only - no print copies available. (Large File 7.5 MB and 64 pages. Use a high speed connection for best results)


    CBA VIRTUAL CLUB GAMES ON BBO -  BBO
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    Play often and sign up early. Entries open 2 hours in advance of play.
    HomeRunDerbyHead of the ClassCheck out these promotions for September and October play in these Virtual Clubs games: Cincinnati, CBA, NKBC/Anderson.  Details
      
    Day Time $/p MPs Pairs Results Director
    Mon 6:30 P Free None Open NKBC John Taylor or Cordell Coy
    Tue 1:45 P $3 1.5x Bk Open NKBC/And John Taylor or Cordell Coy
    Wed 10 A* $3 1.5x Bk U750 CBA Pam Campbell
    Wed 6:30 P Free None IMPs NKBC John Taylor or Cordell Coy
    Thu** 3:30 P $3 1.5x Bk U1000 CBA Pam Campbell
    Fri 11A $5 1.5x Bk Open Cin'ti BC Isaac Stephani
    Fri 1:45 P $3 1.5x Bk Open NKBC/And John Taylor or Cordell Coy
    Sat** 3:30 P $3 1.5xBk U1000 CBA Pam Campbell
    Sun* 3:30 P* $3 1.5x Bk Open* CBA Pam Campbell
    News*Starting Monday October 5 the items marked with an asterisk will change.  In addition, Pam Campbell will offer a Monday 12:45P U500 and 1:00P Open game, and a Thursday 6:30P 4 is enough pairs. John and Cordell will offer a Friday 1:30P U500 game. Pam offers a 1:45 U1500 game replacing the 3:30P Open game which was poorly attended.  The above table will reflect these changes Sunday OCT 4. Check your emails. ** means that game is canceled as of 10/5.

    Mike Burns will run a live partnership desk for CBA U750/1000 games.  If you need a partner for those games contact: 
    Mike Burns        Cell / Text: (513) 926-1790
    Want to learn more about joining BBO, playing online & finding your results?  
    Online Bridge How To's

    D11D11 Bridge Teacher Zoom Seminars -- Free!
    Interested in teaching bridge to beginners? Mr. Siraj Haji will lead free seminars to get you started to teach bridge online. 
    We hope that you take advantage of these free seminars – we want to help you spread the love of Bridge to others. These later seminars are not for people wanting to learn how to play.   We plan two seminars each month. Future topics include:
    • BridgeBee – Interactive Bridge lessons for every level and a supplemental tool for teachers.
    • Shark Bridge – Online teaching platform for up to 100 tables.
    • Other teaching and self-improvement apps.
    • Marketing / Recruiting and Networking opportunities and discussions.
    • ACBL Marketing – Resource Center and how to engage ACBL Marketing in your campaigns.
    • ABTA – American Bridge Teacher’s Association – Resources for teachers.  
    You can help shape future presentations. Please let us know if you are interested in receiving notifications for upcoming events – RSVP sirajhaji@gmail.com
    REOPENING FACE TO FACE BRIDGE SURVEY: → TOPLINE RESULTS Thanks to all who shared their views.  In the meantime, stay safe, be healthy, and enjoy Bridge online. 
    ACBL Reopening Recommendations

    AJAJ Stephani, ACBL Board of Directors

    New! June 2020 Board of Directors Report
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    LBOLLEARN BRIDGE ONLINE - Looking for virtual bridge lessons and learning opportunities?  Check online learning opportunities on the ACBL Website
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