Upcoming Events
May 22 - Open Game
May 23 - Open Game - Pot Luck
May 25 - Open Game
May 27 - Open Game
May 29 - Open Game
Jun 01 - North American Open Pairs
Jun 01 - Open Game
Jun 03 - Open Game
Jun 03 - North American Open Pairs
Jun 05 - Open Game

Aloha and Welcome to the Kona Bridge Club

All bridge players and visitors are welcome.  Kona Bridge Club is an ACBL sanctioned non-profit organization dedicated to serving the duplicate bridge community on the Big Island of Hawaii.  We meet at the Bridge Building at the  Makua Lani Christian Academy  (formerly Hualalai Academy), 74-4966 Kealaka'a Street, Kailua Kona, Hawaii.  Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the scheduled start time.   More About Our Club.

Kona Bridge News & Announcements

Friday, May 22 Open Game has been rescheduled to Saturday, May 23

The notice in the Upcoming Events list to the right is wrong - but I can't seem to get May 22 to go away.  So this is your official notice.            frown

 


April 27, 2015 Unit President's Update

This is an update from our Unit 469 President Allan Young. 

April 22, 2015 KBC President's Update

Our President, Dan Sabo, emails his President's Update to all members regarding Club activities after each Board Meeting - and also whenever important information needs to be passed along.  A link to the most current Update will appear here in our News and Announcements area.  An archive of President's Updates will also be available via the Main Menu.


Congratulation to all of our April Winners

Thank you to Bev Jefferson for compiling our list of winners.

Results of the American Contract Bridge League at the Kona Bridge Club for the month of April 2015
 
April 1                   N/S 1st Jean Cole and Robert Cole, 2nd Jack Buchanan and Will Williams
                                E/W 1st Shirley Decker and Marilynn Bass, 2nd Chuck Clark and Jim Elstran
April 3                   N/S 1st Shelly Hershberger and Susan Lee, 2nd Jean Cole and Lynn Puri
                                E/W 1st Shirley Decker and Jim Elstran, 2nd Rexanne Ring and Dan Sabo
April 4                   N/S 1st JoAn Hill and Virginia Scott, 2nd Jean Cole and Robert Cole
                                E/W 1st Pascal Fouque and Liz Holey, 2nd Peggy Spencer and Jim Elstran
April 8                   N/S 1st Shelly Hershberger and Dean Jenkins, 2nd Ann Inaba and Virginia Scott
                                E/W Chuck Clark and Jim Elstran, 2nd Dee Overton and Liz Holey
April 11                 N/S 1st Beverly Jefferson and Gail Hadovsky, 2nd Chuck Clark and Marlene Sabo
                                E/W 1st Pascal Fouque and Liz Holey, 2nd Peggy Spencer and Jim Elstran
April 12                 1st Dean Jenkins and Shelly Hershberger, 2nd Marlene Sabo and Dan Sabo
April 13                 N/S 1st Marlene Sabo and Shirley Decker, 2nd Alice Goo and Beth Reid
                                E/W 1st Audrey Mitchell and Gerald Mitchell, 2nd Jim Elstran and Butchie Hayward
April 15                 1st Dean Jenkins and Shelly Hershberger, 2nd Chuck Clark and Jim Elstran
April 17                 N/S 1st Sue Brown and Pat Bauman, 2nd Jean Cole and Lynn Puri
                                E/W 1st Beth Reid and Virginia Scott, 2nd Chuck Clark and Shirley Decker
April 20                 N/S 1st Shelly Hershberger and Dean Jenkins, 2nd Marlene Sabo and Lynn Puri
                                E/W 1st Lois Griffiths and Sara Ito, 2nd Alice Goo and Beth Reid
April 22                 N/S 1st Shelly Hershberger and Richard Gittleman, 2nd Shirley Decker and JoAn Hill
                                E/W 1st Kathy Golitzen and Dee Overton, 2nd Kelly Sandulli and Dean Jenkins
April 24                 N/S 1st Birgitt Bingham and Shelly Hershberger, 2nd Lynn Puri and Jean Cole
                                E/W 1st Kathy Golitzen and Peter Mitchellopolis, 2nd Shirley Decker and Chuck Clark
April 27                 N/S 1st Shelly Hershberger and Dean Jenkins, 2nd Walt Bobb and Sally Bobb
                                E/W 1st Chuck Clark and Shirley Decker, 2nd Alice Goo and Beth Reid
April 29               N/S 1st Dean Jenkins & Kelly Sandulli,2nd Richard Gittleman & Shelly Hershberger           E/W 1st Shirley Decker and JoAn Hill, 2nd Kathy Golitzen and Dee Overton

 


 

  Learn to Play 

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Session 2  will begin Thursday, May 7 and meet for five weeks.
 
If you have been looking for an opportunity to learn this interesting and challenging card game, here is your chance!  The first five week Introductory lessons were completed on April 16. 
 
The second session, to continue developing students' bridge games, will begin Thursday May 7 at 6pm and continue for 5 weeks.  Instructor Rexanne Ring welcomes members from the Introductory class as well as anyone looking for a review.   Classes will meet for one hour with additional time for practice.  They will be held at the new Kuleana Private School, at the Pottery Terrace complex, 75-5995 Kuakini Hwy.  Top building on the right side. #415.
 
These are beginning lessons for players who have a basic understanding of bridge bidding and play of the hand.
For more information, questions and to sign up call Rexanne at 345-0036.

 

February 19-21, 2016

Save these dates for next year's

Big Island Sectional Tournament

 


 

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Monthly Social

Before Bridge

 

First Wednesday of every month will celebrate members' birthdays with cakes and/or cookies before our regular 1:00PM game.  Please let us know any suggestions you would like.


VU-Bridge 


 

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