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

Contact: • 831-384-7800
201 13th Street, Marina, CA 93933
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Winter Newsletter   - -   Jan, Feb, Mar     EasyBridge Lessons   - - Begin Jan 29    

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
1PM at Moose Lodge 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 Moose Lodge 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
12:30 Steinbeck, Salinas 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
EZ Bridge at 9:30 AM 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
12:30 H&H Bridge, Salinas 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)
   -499er Sectional (September)

EasyBridge Lessons Flyer
8 Weeks Starting Thursday Jan 29, 4:30 - 6:30 pm

Monterey Bridge Center Scheduling Calendar
(Google Calendar Tool)

Bridge Lessons for newcomers are coming

EasyBridge Lessons Flyer   - - Begin Thursday Jan 29 for 8 weeks, 4:30 - 6:30 pm

Information: Doug Halleen 917-2502 or Joyce Newell 649-8660

Regularly Scheduled New Player Games
Come with or without a partner. Mini lesson and play!
Tuesday Morning 9:00-12:00 and Saturday Morning 9:30-12:30
Lyde McReynolds 626-4796 or Jill Leach 625-4421

Regular Weekly Games
Location Day, Time Type and Club Coordinator Phone
Bridge Center
on former Ft. Ord
201 13th St Marina
Sun, 1:00 pm No Game Until Further Notice
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
Jill Leach
(831) 626-4796
(831) 625-4421
Tues, 12:30 pm Fair Play Open Pat Thomas (831) 753-2453
Tues, 7:00 pm Ord Bridge Club Janet Hedlund (813) 422-6607
Wed, 11:00 am Oaks Bridge Club Non Life Master Duplicate Mini Lesson Lyde McReynolds (831) 626-4796
Wed, 7:00 pm No Game Unitl Further Notice xx xx
Thurs, 12:30 pm Cypress Bridge Club Open Stratified Larry Slayton (831) 601-7907
Fri, 10:00 am TheOaks Bridge Club Non Life Master Lyde McReynolds (831) 626-4796
Sat 9:30 am Easy Bridge 0 - 299 Mini Lesson Jill Leach (831) 625-4421
Moose Lodge
555 Cyn Del Rey Blvd, Del Rey Oaks
Wed, 1:00 pmMoose Bridge Club Wally Thorpe (831) 582-9201
Fri, 1:00 pm Pines Bridge Club Betty Jackson (831) 646-0510
Oldemeyer Center
986 Hilby Ave, Seaside
Mon, 10:00 am County Public Bridge Club Open Stratified Mini Lesson 9:30 amJanet Hedlund
Alan Hedegard
(831) 422-6607
(831) 422-1304
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
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
Sat, 12:30 pm H&H 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
Gordon Wright (831) 626-4817

Unit 530 Board of Directors July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2015

Elected Positions

Elected 2013
(6 positions)

Elected 2014
(5 positions)

Mary Block
Bill Breen
Alan Hedegard
Stephanie Booth
Donna Jett
Ron Loiacono
Lyde McReynolds
Pat Wilson
James Pond
Jean Engval
Officers and Committee Chairs
President Alan Hedegard
Vice-President Donna Jett
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, Pat Thomas
Charity/Inventory to be announced
D-21 Representative, Alternate Ron Loiacono, Marianne Van Gelder
Education & Novice Intermediate Events Lyde McReynolds
GNT/NAP Lyde McReynolds
Goodwill Jean Engval
Holiday Party Bill Breen, Donna Jett
James Pond
Judiciary Marriane Van Gelder
Membership Stephanie Booth
Plaques & Trophies to be announced
Publicity to be announced
Sectional Co-Chairs TBA, Mary Block
Seeding to be announced
Unit Manager Stephanie Booth
Standing Positions
Building Managers Arlene Seckel, Kurt Schnebele
Directory Editor Pat Wilson
Forum Reporter Mary Block
Newsletter Editor Pat Thomas

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