Monthly Archives: May 2011

Club #32: Deerfield Bridge Club in Deerfield, IL

Wednesday, May 25 On Wednesday I drove over to the Patty Turner Center, a beautiful Senior Center, which had a great room for bridge that was filled with 31 tables. I played with Stan Katz, a former controller of the … Continue reading

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Club #31: ABC Bridge Club in Northfield, IL

Tuesday, May 24 Stan and Suzi Subeck showed me around this toddlin’ town. Stan and I played in Northfield where they had the largest game of the tour, 41 tables. We ran into problems when we took pictures and I … Continue reading

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Club #30: Monday Morning Duplicate in Bloomington, IL

Monday, May 23 Mike Tomlianovich runs five games in the Bloomington area. On Monday morning, the game is held in First Christian Church. There are two things that were different than other bridge clubs I have visited. The card fee … Continue reading

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Club #29: Lexington BC in Lexington, KY

Sunday, May 22 Eight is enough drew 30 teams of just wonderful people. The Lexington BC has been expanded and remodeled and now it has everything: plenty of room, facilities, a kitchen, deal4, and electronic scoring devices. But the best … Continue reading

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Club #28: Louisville BC in Louisville, KY

Saturday, May 21 The Louisville BC is another great facility. They have room for 30 tables, a full kitchen and bathroom. The playing facility is broken into two rooms so teaching and playing can be run concurrently. I got to … Continue reading

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Club #27: Birmingham DBC in Birmingham, AL

Friday, May 20 ‘Welcome to Dreamland’! The Birmingham BC rolled out the red carpet and had lunch catered by Dreamland Barbeque. When I go to Horn Lake, I always try to get to ‘Corky’s’ and ‘Interstate’ which are two of … Continue reading

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Club #26: Shelby County DBC in Hoover, AL

Thursday, May 19 John and Linda Randall have a game in Hoover Alabama. It runs every day in the Presbyterian Church and is geared toward newer players. The games are all 0-1500 and I am told that limit keeps moving … Continue reading

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