NLM Sectional@SOCBC

October 7-8 is fast approaching.

Have you lined up your partners?

Come play all weekend and earn SILVER. 

See the flyer for full details. 

Register for Saturday, and let Joyce know what you would like to bring to help with breakfast and lunch. 




September 24 – 30: Afternoon Games – Club Championship. EXTRA POINTS AWARDED!


Partnerships: Need help finding a partner or a team? Contact Joyce Potter: or (949) 350-4326. No partner required for Tuesday and Friday morning limited games or for the Wednesday afternoon Beginner Game.


Open Games

12:30 PM Monday – Saturday

Sunday Unit Game 3rd Sunday of each month.


Limited Games  * Require 2 tables minimum

9:00 AM Tuesday 0-50

9:00 AM Friday  0-200

12:30 PM Monday through Thursday 0-500

12:30 PM Wednesday 0-20

12:30 PM Friday 0-750 * Except on NAP days when limit is 500



Beginning Bridge starts Monday October 2: mornings 9:00 – 11:30. Refer your friends, neighbors, relatives. 


Continuing Beginners

Tuesday morning Supervised Play 9:00 am –  mini lesson with Sharon Rippy.


Wednesday afternoon Supervised Play 12:30 pm, with volunteer mentors. No partner required.

** Where are you 0-20 beginning players? We need to see more of you on Wednesday afternoons. How about this week for sure!


Friday morning game 9:00 am and mini lesson with Susan Bristol and Trudi Hanscom.

You do not need to come with a partner. Register in advance if you can, or just come, join the fun and keep learning while you play.

PLAY OF THE HAND with Gary Waldron – began Wednesday September 6th. Come to all or any. It’s not about the cards you’re dealt, it’s about what you do with those cards. Gary has all the expert tips and techniques, and you will too after attending his Wednesday morning series.



Click here for more information on all classes!



Online BBO Duncan Affiliated 0-2500 Virtual Club Games  Monday nights at 6:25. Entry fee is $4 BBO Bucks.

Welcome Googlers and Net Surfers!

If you are looking for a place to PLAY or LEARN BRIDGE, you have hit the jackpot! At South Orange County Bridge Center we welcome everyone from the newest beginner level to what ever level you may be or want to be. We have ongoing education and games daily. Call us at (949) 248-1268 and leave a message or perhaps speak to a real person who will help get you started at SOCBC.



We will be starting a brand new series for BEGINNERS  on October 2. It will continue Monday mornings from 9:00 to 11:30 am.

Contact: or call Janie at (949) 233-2140 for more information or to sign up for beginning classes.






To register for pairs games, click on the REGISTER tab and see detailed instructions.

If you are unable to register in advance, please call our Club Manager, Gail Schneider (516) 314-1896 for assistance. If leaving a message, provide the game day and date, Open or Limited, names of both players. * Note – Team games do not use online registration – register for those at the club – or by phone to the club.


Emails – You’ve got mail?

If you are not receiving club emails and want to be added to our distribution, please contact Janie Matlaf via email at:



Click here to see a list of our players and their BBO Screen Names.

If you play at our SOCBC Virtual Club Games, please send additions or corrections to: