Breaking News

The latest eDeclarer (October 2017) is available!  Go to eDeclarer in the menu above to see this eDeclarer and earlier editions.

Barbara Seagram seminar – Unit 499 is again hosting the wildly-popular seminar by renowned expert Barbara Seagram – author of 25 Bridge Convention You Should Know.  The seminar will take place on Friday, November 17 at the Shadelands Art Center.  Please make reservations early, as the seminar will likely sell out.  Here is a flyer with all the details.

Fall Sectional – The next Unit 499 sectional will take place on Nov 11-12 at Doherty Valley HS in San Ramon (where we had the spring sectional).  Games both days for players at all levels.  See flyer.

Unit Games in October:

Thursday, October 19 – CCBC – 2:00pm
                                                   Rossmoor – 7:00pm (open to all)
Don’t forget to check the club pages for club championships, charity games and other special club games.

Pro-Am Game – The next Ken White Pro-Am Game will take place on Saturday, October 21 at 9:30am at CCBC.  Reservations are required.  Please see this flyer for details.

Partnerships – Just a reminder that the Unit has its own Google Group for bridge players seeking a partner.  New board member Patti Kogan, herikan@comcast.net is now in charge of managing this Google Group.  For more information, here is a document describing this Group and the general Google Group, which is still managed by board member Judy Keilin.

The Unit 499 Online Directory is up and running!  Click here to view the directory or discover what you need to do to be included.  There is also a link for the Directory in the menu at the top of this page.

Google Groups for unit news and finding partners Here is some updated info on how these work.

Free Youth Bridge Classes are held at CCBC on Tuesday nights at 7:00pm every other week (2nd & 4th Tuesdays).  Contact Bruce Johnsonbaugh at 925-766-7586 for more info.  Click here for a couple of pictures of the future of bridge!  Bruce, thank you for your continued effort to promote the game of bridge for the the youth in our unit!