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Updated April 18, 2017

Description Day Time Where Start Date Cost Instructor Phone e-mail
Newcomers









Supervised Play
$3 per person at the Cincinnati Bridge Center (CBC) Tuesday: 245 to 515.  Saturday: 930 to noon. Tue
Sat
2:45 - 5:15 P
9:30 - Noon
CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
Most Saturdays $3/person per session Saturday Schedule   mikpur2015@gmail.com
Intro to Bridge
For all wanting to learn bridge from the beginning. Sat
9 AM - Noon
CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
May 6 - Jun 17
(not 6/10)
$50/5 Lessons
Phyllis Bishop
  pbb23@fuse.net
Beginning Bridge Beginning bridge. Wed 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Cincinnati Sports Club
3590 Red Bank Rd, Cincinnati
Starts April 19 $90/6 lessons Linda Wolber 513 522-1771 linda@lindabridge.com
Fundamentals I&II

Beginning bridge. Wednesday, 1:30 - 3:30.  Starts April 19, The Kenwood country club, Fee is &90 for 6 lessons.  Linda Wolber. 

Wed 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM The Kenwood
5435 Kenwood Rd
Cincinnati
Starts April 19 $90/6 sessions Linda Wolber 513 522-1771 linda@lindabridge.com
Beginning Bridge I: We learn the basics of high card point count and move right into Minibridge -- you'll be playing cards after 45 minutes! Subsequent lessons will introduce bridge bidding using modern 2/1 principles.  Tue 3:00 - 5:00 P CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
May 2 - May 30 $60/5 lessons A.J. Stephani 513-313-0488  ajstephani@gmail.com
Beginning Bridge II: Designed for those who have completed some kind of Beginning Bridge class or who  understand the basics of the game. Transition from Minibridge to bidding. $20/person/lesson. A.J. Stephani.  Tue 7:00 - 9:00 CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
Ongoing $20/Person
per lesson
A.J. Stephani 513-313-0488  ajstephani@gmail.com
Ongoing Beginner Lessons Ongoing beginner lessons Wed 4:00 - 6:00 P CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
Ongoing $20/Person
per lesson
A.J. Stephani 513-313-0488  ajstephani@gmail.com
Introduction to Duplicate Bridge
Introduction to Duplicate Bridge. Wednesday 3-5p.m. on  May 3,10,17,24,31,  and June 14. $60 for six lessons. Elaine Jarchow and Mary Ann Boyle. Wed 3:00-5:00 PM NKy Bridge Cub
Elsmere Senior Center
179 Dell St, Elsmere Ky
May 3 - May 31
$60/6 lessons Elaine Jarchow & Mary Ann Boyle   ejarchow@yahoo.com  maryannboyle33@gmail.com  
Beyond Beginner
Fast Track Beginner  For those who played bridge many years ago.  Bridge Refresher. Beginner review, and get you playing and up to speed quickly. Wed Evenings TBD CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
TBD (6-person minimum)
Call Amy
Amy Fisher 513 772-1024    amy.fshr@gmail.com
Mini-lessons  For beginners already playing. Fri 10:15-10:45 A CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
    Bob Fisk and Phyllis Bishop  Bob (513) 379-5252 bobsbbcards@gmail.com
pbb23@fuse.net
Beginner/
Intermediate.
 Requires a basic understanding of modern bridge bidding, as we introduce more second-round bidding theory. Wed 4:00 - 6:00 P CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
Ongoing $20/person
per lesson
A.J. Stephani 513-313-0488  ajstephani@gmail.com
Ongoing Small Group Class Ongoing small group class. Wednesdays, 4:00 - 6:00 (CBC). (pay as you go, $20/session) A.J. Stephani Wed 4:00 - 6:00 P CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
Ongoing $20/person
per lesson
A.J. Stephani 513-313-0488  ajstephani@gmail.com
Intermediate
Slam Bidding Slam Bidding Thu 9:45 - 10:45 A CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
Begin 4/27 (6-person minimum)
Call Joe
Joe Fisher 513 772-1024 jo.fshr@gmail.com
Defensive Play  Defensive Play Fri 2:45 - 4:30 P CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
Begin 3/17 (6-person minimum)
Call Amy
Amy Fisher 513 772-1024    amy.fshr@gmail.com
Advanced
Declarer Play Technique - Suit Contracts Lays out the approach and conceptual framework for trump suit contracts. Designed for Life Master level players.  Tue 5:00 - 6:45 P CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
Jun 20 - Jul 11
(not Jul 4)
(6-person minimum)$40/Course or $15/Lesson AJ Stephani 513-313-0488 ajstephani@gmail.com
Advanced Supervised Play  (CBC). Tuesdays, 5:00 - 6:30 (ongoing). Advanced supervised play by invitation only. A.J. Stephani  Tue 5:00 - 6:30 P CBC
2860 Cooper Rd, Cincinnati
Ongoing (By Invitation Only) AJ Stephani 513-313-0488td> ajstephani@gmail.com

Participating CBA Teachers

Linda Wolber - Gold Life Master with more than 30 years experience teaching bridge. Contact Linda at e-mail: linda@lindabridge.com    Phone: 513.522.1771 Website: http://www.lindabridge.com/ Potter Orr is an ACBL certified instructor & Club Director. Contact Potter at:
513 240-9561             bridge@orrcomputer.com 
Amy Amy Fisher - Silver Life Master. Contact Amy at 
513 772-1024  amy.fshr@gmail.com
Helen Ogle  Silver Life Master and ACBL Certified Instructor. Contact Helen at:   hogle@fuse.net  Joe Fisher - Joe is a Gold Life Master and Professor Emeritus from University of Cincinnati (Mathematics). Contact Joe at:  513 772-1024 or jo.fshr@gmail.com    A J Stephani  - AJ is a Gold Life Master, Past President of Unit 124 and Current District 11 Representative to the ACBL Board of Directors.  Contact AJ at 513-313-0488 or e-mail at AJStephani@gmail.com
Rob Weidenfeld    elliedad@conci.rr.com Betty Hurst - Betty is a Silver Life Master and an ACBL certified instructor. Contact Betty at: 
859-869-0599 bh1262@gmail.com
John Meinking John Meinking  - John is a Gold Life Master and current President of Unit 124.  Contact John at jokingme71@gmail.com 




Phyllis Bishop - Phyllis is a Bronze Life Master and a beacon for beginning bridge lessons at the CBC. Contact Phyllis at pbb23@fuse.net Cindy Tretter - Cindy is a Silver Life Master.  Contact Cindy at 859-653-4400, cgrammy@yahoo.com Bob Fisk Bob Fisk - Bob is a Gold Life Master, Chair of the CBA Mentor Program, and Bridge Coach and Teacher to dozens of players in Cincinnati. 
Contact Bob at bobsbbcards@gmail.com  (513) 379-5252
Elaine Jarchow Elaine Jarchow -  Elaine is a Silver Life Master, Past President of the NKy Bridge Club, and current member of the Unit Board.  Contact Elaine at ejarchow@yahoo.com Larry Newman - Larry is a Silver Life Master and Chair of the Education Committee for Unit 124.  Contact Larry at ljn.newman@gmail.com Mary Ann Boyle  - Mary Ann is a Silver Life Master.  Contact Mary Ann at: maryannboyle33@gmail.com