MCC Community Adult Education Courses

Fall 2019

Beginning Bridge Classes will be held on the campus of Longview Community College and the Blue River Campus in the fall of 2019.  Here are the dates, times, and topics.  To register look under classes/recreation, start by going to this link.

Longview Classes will be on the Monday dates, Blue River on the Thursday dates.  6 to 8 p.m.

First Session:  Beginning Bridge
Sept. 30 & Oct. 3 – The Mechanics of this trick taking game
Oct. 7 & 10 – Hand evaluation, scoring, and practice playing
Oct. 14 & 17 – Opening bids and a start on how to respond, more playing practice
Oct. 21 & 24 – More about responding to an opening 1 level bid, more playing practice
Second Session:  Advanced Beginners
Oct. 28 & 31 – Review Opening and Responding Bids and Practice Playing
Nov. 4 & 7 – Competitive Bidding – Weak 2 and 3 level Preemptive Opening Bids
Nov. 11 & 14 – Overcalls and Takeout Double
Nov. 18 & 21 – Takeout Doubles and Negative Doubles