Beginner 2, 3, 4…..Jeff Badler’s Beginner Plus review series.

For more information, or to make a reservation for any of the classes listed below please contact Jeff Badler at jeff@badler.com

Beginner 2 Courses

If you are reading about our Beginner 2 program then our Beginner 1, “Taste of Bridge” course did its job. Welcome to our world!! Beginner 1 dealt with no-trump hands. The Beginner 2 series provides the bidding and play you’ll need to play in a trump contract and then some. The Beginner 2 series meets once a week for 6 weeks. The cost is $210. 


Upcoming Beginner 2 Courses:
Tuesdays at 8:00 am starting December 1st.
Tuesdays at 1:30 pm starting January 5th.
Friday 3:30 pm starting December 18th (Skipping the 25th and January 1st.)

Beginner 3 Courses

We begin an exploration of competitive auctions using Takeout Doubles and Overcalls.
We introduce you to Stayman and Jacoby Transfers, two of the most popular bidding conventions.  Continued work on play of the hand and defense with lots of interactive example hands. The Beginner 3 series meets once a week for 6 weeks.
The cost is $210. 
 
Upcoming Beginner 3 Courses:
Wednesday 6:45 pm starting December 10th
Saturday 9:45 am starting December 12th.

Beginner 4 Courses

Did you use to play bridge regularly but feel the need for a refresher course?
Have you already taken a dozen or so bridge classes and played a few times?
This series teaches whether or not to pull trump, and takes you on your way to building a powerful modern bidding system. You’ll work on constructive bidding sequences, with emphasis on 1NT responses and rebids, and what it takes to go to the 2- level in a new suit. You’ll also study card play, defensive strategy including learning how to begin sugnalling partner with the choice of cards in your arsenal.  With our new teaching platform at least four or more practice hands will be played and thoroughly analyzed each week, and you will be the declarer on every one of those hands!
 

Upcoming Beginner 4 Courses:
Thursday 9:45 am starting January 14th.


 

Our Beginner Plus Course

Play of the Hand and Bidding class for Beginners.

These interactive online classes focus on play, improving your skills as declarer, and bidding, ensuring meaningful dialogue between you and your partner. The key to becoming a good player is to perfect fundamentals. This class will help build that  solid foundation. It is also ideal supervised practice for those who have taken or are enrolled in the Beginner series, or if you just haven’t played in a while. 

Jeff Badler presents challenging hands and you will be the declarer on every hand

Tuesdays 11:30 AM ET and Thursdays 4:30 PM ET. 
For reservations and questions, please contact Jeff Badler at jeffbadlerbridge@gmail.com  Include your phone number please.  $40 per session.


The Whole Megillah

The whole megillah comes from a Yiddish expression which means the entirety of something, involving a long, complicated story. You will bid and play hands Everyone will be the declarer for every hand. Each hand will be explained. You will also be introduced to competitive duplicate bridge with fun team games. You just might find your future bridge partner for our  Newplicate introductory competitive bridge games.

$40 per session 1 hr 45 minutes Mondays 9:00 am & Tuesdays 6:00am. Email jeffbadlerbridge@gmail.com to make a reservation or if you have any questions. Please leave a call-back number.