Bridge Seminar and Special Games
Barbara Seagram Bridge
Books and Products

To Order Bridge Books and Cheat Sheets

Contact Barbara via email, with your name / address / city / province (state) / postal code (zip code) and phone number.

Once Barbara receives your email she will ship the order to you.

After you receive the item, check the package to see cost of postage and add that to the cost of the item(s) you ordered, and send payment (Cash or Check) to:

Barbara Seagram
220 Lawrence Ave. East
Toronto, ON, Canada
M4N 1T2

NOTE: We DO NOT take Pay Pal, credit cards or any other online payment method.

Seminars and Special Games
2737 Bayview Ave, Willowdale ON M2L 1C5

LOCATION (MAP)

Trinity Presbyterian Church
2737 Bayview Ave.
Willowdale, ON, Canada
M2L 1C5


To register for all bridge seminars or special bridge events, please call us at 416-487-8321 or email .

UPCOMING 2019 MINI-SEMINARS

Mini Seminars 2018

THE BEST BANG FOR YOUR BUCK!

  • Thu SEP 19
    9.30 am: CONTROL BIDDING IN SLAM BIDDING
  • Thu OCT 17
    9.30 am: KILLING DEFENCE
  • Thu NOV 14
    9.30 am: CUE BIDDING IN BRIDGE

NOTE that even if title sounds the same as an earlier seminar, the content and hands are always different.

NOTE ALSO that times are now 9.30 am - 11.45 am. If you have to leave early, that is just fine.

If you are unable to come, please call us well in advance as space at our BRIDGE SCHOOL at 2737 Bayview Ave is limited to 50 people.

Seminars are $25.00 each if pre-paid prior to the class OR $30.00 at door.


If you have any questions, please contact us by
email at
or
calling (416) 487-8321.



Bridge Lessons with Lorraine EagleshamBridge Lessons with Lorraine Eaglesham

Lorraine Eaglesham

IMPROVE YOUR DECLARER PLAY THIS SUMMER @ SUMMER SCHOOL!! ...with Lorraine Eaglesham

Cost: $150 includes taxes and handouts if registered and paid by June 20 ($175 after June 20th)

Location: Founders Hall, Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2737 Bayview Ave, Trinity Church

Thursdays 9:30 am to 11:45 pm - June 27, July 4, 18, and 25. Please note: NO class on July 11

Do you love playing bridge? Have you taken either the Beginners or Intermediate I course and looking to do more this Summer? Still feels like Play of the Hand is puzzling at times?

The Barbara Seagram School of Bridge is pleased to offer you a four week Introductory course on Declarer Play.

Topics covered: Counting Losers, Counting Winners, Ruffing losers in the Dummy, Extra Winners in the Dummy or in Declarer's Hand, Long Suit Establishment (also known as Taking Tricks with Tiny Cards), When and How to take a Finesse and much more!

We are so fortunate to have Lorraine Eaglesham teaching this course for us. As many of you know, Lorraine is a born teacher. She has a great sense of humour, and her ability to make even the most difficult bridge concepts understood is a strength we rarely see. Do not wait! Sign up today!

Do not wait! Sign up today!
SUMMER - IMPROVE YOUR DECLARER PLAY REGISTRATION FORM

Send payment with your course choices to:
Josée Hammill, 1717 Avenue Rd #418, Toronto ON M5M 0A2

Payment can also be made by Interac email transfer. Contact Josée at or by cell, 416-300-9140 if you have any questions or for the password or additional information.
Visit my website at www.bridgewebs.com/josees



Josée Hammill - Audrey Grant Award Winner

Bridge Lessons with JoseeJosee's 2019 FALL Classes

Location: 2737 Bayview Ave, Trinity Church

Josée is currently working on the Fall Lesson Schedule dates and expects to have all details posted by late June.
  • BASIC BRIDGE LESSONS
    Basic lessons are for brand new players to the game & for those who have been away from the game for a long time.
  • INTERMEDIATE I
    For those who feel rusty and need a refresher and for those moving up from Basic lessons.
  • INTERMEDIATE II- BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!
    Now divided into Part 1 and Part 2
    Strong 2C & Slam Bidding, Weak 2's, Control Bidding in the world of slam bidding, Cue bidding, Key Card Blackwood, Preempts & How to Compete against Preempts, Unusual No Trumps, Michaels Cuebid, Balancing, Opening Light in 3rd seat, Passed Hand Bidding and Defensive Strategy and Signalling.

For more information please contact Josée Hammill, mjhammill@rogers.com or T: 416-300-9140






NOVICE GAME / SUPERVISED PLAY - PLAY AND LEARN

TUESDAY AFTERNOONS: Bridge Tip at 12.45pm  |  Game 1 – 3.30 pm

At Trinity Presbyterian Church - 2737 Bayview Ave (MAP)

This game is for newer players who will so enjoy the atmosphere in this game while improving your skills.

Play and Learn Bridge with Kelly Shields & Josee Hammill

NEW PLAYERS, BE SURE TO ATTEND THIS GAME.

  • Make a bid, change your mind, then make a new bid!
  • Make an opening lead, change your mind, then make a new opening lead!
  • Ask the director what to do before you do it, then do it!
  • Learn how to play duplicate bridge in an easy going environment.

You will have so much fun and you will learn so much! Master points will be issued!


Cost $11 per person payable at the door.
Come with or without a partner. No need to pre-register.

Please contact Josee Hammill at or 416-300-9140 for further information. Website: www.bridgewebs.com/josees

We really need some volunteers to help with this game. Please email Barbara or Josee Hammill if you might be able to help us with these weekly games. Even if you could attend once a month, that would be a huge help.

Many students have questions (which is why they are there) and help is needed. Ann K., Susan Trumper, Bonita, Linda U., Leila and Carol have been an enormous help to date. We thank them.


Stephen Laufer

STEPHEN'S BRIDGE CLUB
BRIDGE GAMES FOR
NOVICE AND INTERMEDIATE PLAYERS!

Location:
Trinity Presbyterian Church - 2737 Bayview Ave, Toronto, just south of 401 (MAP)

  • Tuesdays: Play and Learn (Supervised) at 12:30 p.m. (Masterpoints: 0-20)
  • Thursdays: Easy Duplicate at 12:30 p.m. (Masterpoints: 0-100)
  • Thursday Eve: Game Night 499'er at 7:00 p.m. (Masterpoints: 0-499)

Cost $11 per person/game payable at the door.

We have games ALL year round! Partnerships arranged!

Come join friendly, enthusiastic players eager to learn and advance our love of the Game!


Stephen's Bridge Club - www.bridgewebs.com/stephen/    Director: Stephen Laufer   Tel: 416-729-8600   Email: lauferbridge@gmail.com

We are so grateful to our volunteers: Robin Stephens, Susan Trumper, Alan Packard, Ann Katz, Lorraine Eaglesham and all others. We are always in need of more volunteers on Tuesdays to fill in or answer questions for the newer players.

Have questions? Need a partner? Contact Stephen at


Robin Stephens

NOTE: Robin Stephens sometimes directs these games and is a professional and excellent bridge player.

He is available to play professionally with you... in other games, not these.

It is the fast track to learning. Contact him at rbnstephens@gmail.com

Waynes World BridgeMONDAY EVENING SUPERVISED PLAY
with DANIEL LAVEE

6.45 - 9.30pm... Come at 6.30 if possible

Daniel's telephone number: 416-399-8644 / Email:

LOCATION: ST CUTHBERT'S ANGLICAN CHURCH
1399 Bayview Ave SE corner Bayview & St. Cuthbert's Rd.

Please visit www.stcuthbertsleaside.com for additional info on location.

FYI
Wayne runs an Intermediate game on Tuesday evenings at
Temple Sinai at 210 Wilson Ave. @ 6.45 pm.

Parking is available in church parking lot.
Free parking also available on both sides of Bayview after 6.00 pm. Also on side streets.

Enter through side doors on North side and proceed to the right. Go through the door at the end of the hall (closed fire door) and then down a small set of stairs (5 steps) and you will be in our bridge room.

Welcome to Daniel's Bridge School hosted by World Champion, Daniel Lavee. Every Monday evening, Douglas Jordan and I host a Supervised Duplicate game for new or less experienced players.

The atmosphere is relaxed and friendly. You may ask me questions during the bidding, play, or after the hand if you wish. You may bring cheat sheets to refer to at any point.

No partner is required - I will make sure you are in the game. Free cookies and free coffee are offered.

Website: www.bridgewebs.com/danielsbridgeschool

Cost $11 per person/game payable at the door.



Barbara and Alex - Bridge Seminar