Class Schedule

For information about the teachers, please see the Teachers page.

Beginning classes

Beginning Bridge with Terry Currie

This is a comprehensive class that explains the fundamentals in terms everyone can understand!

  • The best mental game ever!
  • It's a social game.
  • It's a challenging game.
  • Bridge is a game of psychology.
  • Bridge is FUN!
  • Bridge can keep the brain cells active and prevent the degenerative process or the onset of Alzheimer's.
  • Cost: $150
  • Eight lessons on Monday afternoons - August 21, 28, September 11, 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16 from 2:00-4:00 pm
  • Class fee: $150; includes all materials
  • Pre-registration is required. Contact Terry at tcurrie1@comcast.net or 832-594-8577 to register.
  • For a printable flyer with all the information, click here.

Learn to Play Bridge with Gary King

Is this class for you?

  • Never played before
  • Played years ago but desire to get back to the game
  • Just started playing but have never taken any formal instruction

Perfect!

When: Wednesday Evenings, 7:00-9:00 pm
8 Lessons: August 23, 30, September 6, 13, October 4, 11, 18, 25
Where: Westside Bridge Academy
9000 Southwest Freeway, Suite 290
Cost:$150, includes all class materials
Instructor:Gary King
Sign up:Pre-registration required
houstonbridge@gmail.com
Flyer: For a printable flyer with all the information, click here.

This class covers all the fundamentals and will prepare you to play with friends or in beginning duplicate games. Take it as an individual, with a partner, or as a group.

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Intermediate Classes

Play of the Hand

  • What is covered
    • Finesse
    • Leads and signals
    • Entries, unblocking
    • Managing the trump suit
    • Strong opening bids - slam bidding
  • Nine lessons
    • Thursday afternoons from 2:00 to 4:00
    • August 24, 31, September 7, 14, 21, 28, October 5, 9, 12
  • Cost: $150
  • To register, contact Terry Currie at tcurrie1@comcast.net or call 832-594-8577.
  • For printable flyer with all the details, click here.

All about Doubles with Terry Currie

  • What is covered:
    • Takeout doubles
    • Direct, balancing, and responsive
    • Negative double
    • Lead directing doubles
    • Penalty double
    • The support double and redouble
  • Six lessons
    • Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 - 4:00
    • August 23,30, September 6, 13, 20, 27
  • Cost: $150
  • Preregistration required
  • For a printable flyer with all the details, click here.

Supervised Group Study with Gary King

About this class

  • Great class to take with a regular partner, but not required.
  • This is a test first and then analyze class. You will bid and play a hand and then we will dissect it as a group.
  • Class size may be limited, so sign up today.
  • ALL NEW HANDS!
When:Saturday Mornings, 10 am - Noon
4 Lessons: August 19, 26, September 9, 16
Where:Westside Bridge Academy
9000 SW Freeway, Suite 290
Class Fee:$100 per person
Instructor:Gary King
Signup:Pre-registration required
To register, email Gary King at houstonbridge@gmail.com

A small group of players all roughly within the same experience range, breaking down the bidding, play and defense of pre-dealt bridge hands. This gives you the opportunity to learn proper technique while, at the same time, discovering the areas of your game that need improvement.

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For a printable flyer with all the details, click here.


Conventions in Depth with Gary King

A class series designed for those trying to add the popular conventions to their bidding arsenal. Learn to play them correctly from the start!

When: Saturday Mornings, 10 am - Noon
4 Lessons: September 30, October 7, 14, 21
Where: Westside Bridge Academy
9000 SW Freeway, Suite 290
Class Fee: $100 per person, includes all class materials
Instructor: Gary King
Signup: Pre-registration required
To register, email Gary King at houstonbridge@gmail.com

For a printable flyer with all the details, click here.


Advanced Beginner/Intermediate Seminar - Leads and Signals with Tom Jahnke

"After your side has lost the auction, the contest is only half over. Now you have the opportunity to defeat the contract through good defense. This can happen on about half of all deals." - ACBL

Ever wonder how those A players figure out how to do this? There are methods and strategies you can learn!

When: Thursday, September 7,, 1:00-4:00 pm
Where:Westside Bridge Academy
9000 Southwest Freeway, Suite 290
Houston, TX 77074
Cost:$20 per student
Instructor: Tom Jahnke
Preregistration requested so that enough materials can be prepared.
To register, email Tom Jahnke at tomtomj211@yahoo.com
Class prerequisites:
  • Beginner class completion
  • 10+ duplicate sessions
  • 6 months playing experience

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For a printable flyer with all the details, click here.

Advanced Classes

None currently scheduled

This calendar shows all the scheduled classes.