Thank you for visiting the Monterey Bridge Center!

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

And visit the Monterey Bridge Educational Foundation

Contact: • 831-384-7800
201 13th Street, Marina, CA 93933
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Click on scrolling links below for more event information

ACBL-Wide Senior Pairs Game     Monday March 19     Brad Dow Appreciation Game     Sunday March 25 Potluck    

Current Month Game Results

Larry's 12:30 at Ft Ord 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 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Fair Play 12:30 PM at Ft. Ord 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
7PM at Ft. Ord 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Non-Life-Master 11AM at Ft. Ord 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Open Game 12:30 PM at Ft. Ord 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
No Games Scheduled 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
12:30 at Ft Ord 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Non-Life-Master 10 AM at Ft. Ord 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Pines 1PM at Ft. Ord 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 11:00 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
H&H Newcomer 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
No Games Scheduled 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Unit Game

District 21 Tournaments

STaC Tournaments

Unit Sponsored Games

Unit Sectionals
   -Lone Cypress Sectional (May)

Monterey Bridge Center Scheduling Calendar
(Google Calendar Tool)

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
Bridge Center
on former Ft. Ord
201 13th St, Marina
Mon, 12:30 pm Monday DBC Open Game StratifiedLarry Slayton (831) 601-7907
Tues, 9:00 am Easy Bridge, Non Life Master Mini LessonLyde McReynolds
(831) 626-4796
Tues, 12:30 pm Fair Play Open Doug Halleen (831) 917-2502
Tues, 7:00 pm Ord Bridge Club Janet Hedlund (813) 422-6607
Wed, 11:00 am Oaks Bridge Club Non Life Master Game,
Mini Lesson
Lyde McReynolds (831) 626-4796
Wed, 12:30 pm Wednesday Open Club, Open game Marianne vanGelder
Thurs, 12:30 pm Cypress Bridge Club, Open Stratified Larry Slayton (831) 601-7907
Fri, 10:00 am The Oaks Bridge Club Non Life Master Lyde McReynolds (831) 626-4796
Fri 1:00 pm Pines Club Open Game Betty Jackson (831) 646-0510
Sat 9:30 am Easy Bridge 0 - 299, Mini Lesson Janet Hedlund (831) 422-6607
Sat 11:00 am H&H Bridge Club, Open Game Janet Hedlund (831) 422-6607
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
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
Anne Bell (831) 626-4761

Unit 530 Board of Directors and Committees 2017

[Updated 1/21/17]
Meeting Minutes
Elected Board Positions

Term Expiring

Term Expiring

Mary Block
Bill Breen
Debbie Davis
Jerry Cox
Donna Jett
Scott Hanham
Joyce Newell
Lyde McReynolds
Judith Ritchie
Chuck Messenger
James Pond
Officers and Committee Chairs
President Joyce Newell
Vice-President Debbie Davis
Secretary Mary Block
Treasurer Bill Breen
ACBL Electronic Contact/Webmaster Kurt Schnebele
ACBL Tournament Contact Lyde McReynolds
Auditor to be announced
Building Operations (Manager + 4) Kurt Schnebele, Brad Dow,
Bill Breen
Charity/Inventory to be announced
D-21 Representative, Alternate Debbie Davis
Education & Novice Intermediate Events Lyde McReynolds
GNT/NAP Lyde McReynolds
Goodwill James Pond
Holiday Party Jerry Cox
Disciplinary Ron Coffee
Membership Judy Ritchie
Plaques & Trophies to be announced
Publicity to be announced
Sectional Co-Chairs TBA
Seeding to be announced
Unit Manager Scott Hanham
Standing Positions
Building Managers Arlene Seckel, Kurt Schnebele
Directory Editor Susan Mazzei send to 'Ace'
Forum Reporter Mary Block
Newsletter Editor Scott Hanham
Unit530 ByLaws

The Lone Cypress Newsletter

Earlier newletters are archived on Google Drive.

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Directions to Monterey Bridge Center from Highway 1

  • Go to Highway 1, Exit 408, Imjin Parkway
  • About 1/4 mile to first traffic light and turn left on 2nd Avenue
  • Proceed uphill between old barracks buildings
  • Turn left on 13th Street at 'T' intersection
  • Bridge Center is first building on right