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

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

Mini Seminars 2018

UPCOMING SPRING 2019 MINI-SEMINARS

THE BEST BANG FOR YOUR BUCK!

  • Thu Apr 25
    9.30 am: TRICKS FOR TAKING MORE TRICKS
  • Thu May 16
    9.30 am: DO'S & DON'TS FOR YOUR PARTNER
  • Thu May 30
    9.30 am: WINNERS & LOSERS & LOSER ON LOSER

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.


SPACE STILL AVAILABLE IN ALL SEMINARS

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



Bridge Lessons with JoseeJosee's Winter Classes

INTERMEDIATE SINGLE SESSION BRIDGE LESSONS in January & February

Josée was one of the top finalists in the Teacher of the Year Award 2017

Cost: $25.00 if pre-registered. $30.00 at the door.

Location: 2737 Bayview Ave, Trinity Church

Tuesdays, 9.30 am – 11.45 am
$25.00 if pre-registered. $30.00 at the door.

  • JAN 15: Bidding Practice: No Trump Auctions
    During this class we will bid on paper multiple No Trump auctions, where you will be able to reinforce your understanding of Stayman, Jacoby Transfers, Texas Transfers, Slam bidding and much more.
  • JAN 22: Bidding Practice: Overcalls and Takeout Doubles
    When to overcall, what to overcall with. Am I better doing a takeout double? Let’s get into competitive bidding and learn how to take action and how to respond to our partner. This class is all done by bidding on paper. Great opportunity to cover a lot of auctions in a short time.
  • FEB 5: Defence vs Suit Contracts
    We defend 50% of the time. Let’s learn how to talk to partner by knowing what card to play. Course includes: leads, defensive signals, attitude signals, discards, suit preference signals and much more. This lesson is hands on. You will be playing hands.
  • FEB 26: Defence vs NT Contracts
    Just like the February 5 lesson but this time against No Trump Contracts. Learn how to lead, what discard to make, what signal to give partner. This lesson is hands on.
  • MAR 12: Fourth Suit Forcing
    The auction between you and partner has gone: 1 Heart - 1 Spade - 2 Clubs - 2 Diamonds. Diamonds is the “fourth suit”. Does Partner have diamonds or not? What is partner showing me or asking me? FSF is a great convention to learn that will allow you to better describe your hand. This lesson is hands on.
Sign up now for Winter Single Session Bridge Lessons with Josee - - WINTER SINGLE SESSIONS REGISTRATION FORM - - Space is limited.


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



JUST ADDED!

INTERMEDIATE 1 BRIDGE LESSONS - WINTER SERIES - BARBARA SEAGRAM SCHOOL OF BRIDGE ...with Lorraine Eaglesham

Cost: $230 includes taxes and textbook if registered and paid by December 20th. $260 after December 20th.

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

Thursdays 9:30 am to 12 Noon, starting January 17th for 6 weeks.

For those who feel rusty and need a refresher and for those moving up from Basic lessons. We are excited to have Lorraine teaching this Winter Series. Many of you have met her this Fall during the Basic & Intermediate I lessons, and you will all agree that she is wonderful.

Sign up now for Winter Intermediate 1 Bridge Lessons - - WINTER INTERMEDIATE 1 BRIDGE LESSONS REGISTRATION FORM
Space is limited.


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


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

NEW GAME FOR 0-50 MASTER POINT
NOVICE / INTERMEDIATES
CALLING ALL 49'ERS!!!

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

Thursday Afternoons:

  • BRIDGE TIP @ 12.30 pm
  • GAME 12.45 pm
  • MASTER POINTS WILL BE ISSUED
  • HAND RECOREDS AT END OF GAME!!

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

Director: Stephen Laufer

Steve is a very competent director and a very nice man. You will enjoy this game.

This game is a stepping stone up from Tuesday afternoon games where you can ask questions & have help on any hand.

In Steve's games, you can ask questions after the hand or in between rounds, if time permits.

Have questions? Need a partner? Contact Stephen at



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