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Home of ACBL Unit 530 - - Hundreds of Bridge Players Promoting
the World's Greatest Card Game in Monterey County, California

We have fourteen clubs hosting sanctioned games every week for
players of all experience levels -- beginner to life master
See the Calendar tab for listing of clubs, schedules and locations

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Contact: • 831-747-1650
201B Calle Del Oaks, Del Rey Oaks CA 93940
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Current Month Game Results

Larry's 12:30 at DelReyOaks 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
10 AM County at Oldemeyer 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
1PM at Manor 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
9AM Easy Bridge at DelReyOaks 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Fair Play 12:30 PM at DelReyOaks 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
7PM at DelReyOaks 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Non-Life-Master 11AM at DelReyOaks 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
No afternoon game sched 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
12:30 at DelReyOaks 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Non-Life-Master 10 AM at DelReyOaks 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Pines 12:30 pm in Monterey 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
12:30 Steinbeck, Salinas 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
H&H NLM at 9:30 AM 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
H&H Open at 9:30 AM 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
H&H Newcomer 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Real Deal at 10:00 AM at DelReyOaks 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
No Games Scheduled 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Unit Game

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STaC Tournaments

Unit Sponsored Games

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22 July 2020

Bridge Lessons for newcomers are coming

Information: Doug Halleen 917-2502

Regularly Scheduled New Player Games
Come with or without a partner. Mini lesson and play!
Monday Morning 9:30 Janet Hedlund 831-422-6607
Tuesday Morning 9:00-12:00 Lyde McReynolds 831-626-4796
Saturday Morning 9:30-12:30 Janet Hedlund 831-422-6607

Regular Weekly Games
Location Day, Time Type and Club Coordinator Phone
201B Calle Del Oaks
Del Rey Oaks
Google Map Link
Mon, 12:30 pm Monday DBC Open Game StratifiedLarry Slayton (831) 601-7907
Tues, 9:00 am easy Bridge, 0-600 MPs Mini LessonLyde McReynolds
(831) 626-4796
Tues, 12:30 pm Fair Play Open Doug Halleen (831) 917-2502
Tues, 6:30 pm Ord Bridge Club - Open Janet Hedlund (831) 422-6607
Wed, 11:00 am Oaks Bridge Club, 0 - 600 MPs,
Mini Lesson
Lyde McReynolds (831) 626-4796
Thurs, 9:30 am Real Deal Bridge Club, 99 MP or less Susan Mezzei
Thurs, 12:30 pm Cypress Bridge Club, Open Stratified Larry Slayton (831) 601-7907
Fri, 10:00 am The Oaks Bridge Club. 0-600 MPs Lyde McReynolds (831) 626-4796
Sat, 10:00 am The Real Deal Bridge Club. 0-750 MPs Susan Mezzei
St John's Chapel Community Room
1490 Mark Thomas Dr, Monterey
Wed, 1 pm Shuffle-n-Play Hetty Eddy
Fri 12:30 pm Pines Club Open Game Betty Jackson (760) 505-4204
Oldemeyer Center
986 Hilby Ave, Seaside
Mon, 10:00 am County Public Bridge Club Open Stratified
Mini Lesson 9:30 am
Janet Hedlund
Alan Hedegard
(831) 422-6607
(831) 422-1304
Sat 9:30 am 0 - 500 MPs, Mini Lesson Janet Hedlund (831) 422-6607
Sat 9:30 am H&H Bridge Club, Open Game Janet Hedlund (831) 422-6607
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Salinas
Note: Located at corner of Pajaro and San Miguel
Enter thru covered walkway on San Miguel
Fri, 12:30 pm SteinbeckCountry Bridge Club
Open Stratified Light Lunch
Janet Hedlund
Alan Hedegard
(831) 422-6607
(831) 422-1304
Carmel Valley Manor
8545 Carmel Valley Rd
Mon, 1:00 pmManor BD Club Invitational
Reservations Essential
Curt Hussey (831) 626-4796

Unit 530 Board of Directors and Committees

[Updated 09/07/2020]

Thursday Sep 10, 3 pm, via Zoom
Meeting Minutes
Elected Board Positions

as of Sept


Scott Hanham
Susan Mazzei
Susan Mehra
Amy Pofcher
Mary Quenette
Trulee Ricketts
Ed Schrenzel
Pat Heller
Fran Soskins
Officers and Committee Chairs
President Susan Mazzei
Vice-President Fran Soskins
Secretary Susan Mehra
Treasurer Mary Quenette
ACBL Electronic Contact Susan Mazzei
ACBL Tournament Contact Scott Hanham
Supplies Cairpersons Amy Pofcher & Pat Heller
Maintenance Chairperson Larry Mazzei
Charity/Inventory TBD
D-21 Representative Richard Papst
Education Trulee Rickets
GNT/NAP Scott Hanham
Goodwill Pat Heller
Holiday Party Amy Pofcher
Disciplinary Ron Coffee
Membership Ed Schrenzel
Plaques & Trophies TBD
Publicity TBD
Sectional Co-Chairs TBD
Seeding TBD
Unit Manager Scott Hanham
Standing Positions
Directory Editor Susan Mazzei
Forum Reporter Mary Block
Newsletter Editor Scott Hanham
Unit530 ByLaws

The Lone Cypress Newsletter

Earlier newletters are archived on Google Drive.

  • On Monday Nov 4th, moving to 201B Calle Del Oaks, Del Ray Oaks.
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