[Illinibridge] News from Bridge at Ginger Creek

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Karen Walker

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Sep 23, 2020, 7:41:08 PM9/23/20
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             ♠  BRIDGE AT GINGER CREEK CLUB CALENDAR  ♠
     Ginger Creek Shops, 2901 West Springfield, Champaign IL
     RESULTS & HAND RECORDS:  my.acbl.org/club-results/223115
     CLUB HOMEPAGE:  illinibridge.com
     JOIN US ON FACEBOOK:   www.facebook.com/gingercreek/
                                                  www.facebook.com/ILVirtualBridge
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THIS WEEK: Stardust Week -- Double masterpoints and 1/4 gold points:
  
Thursday, Sep 24 (12:10 pm) -- 299er Pairs
   Thursday, Sep 24 (6:50 pm) -- Open Stratified Pairs
   NEW  Friday, Sep 25 (10:10 am) -- 299er Pairs
   NEW  Friday, Sep 25 (10:30 am) -- Open Stratified Pairs
   Saturday, Sep 26 (11:50 am) -- 299er Pairs
   Saturday, Sep 26  (12:10 pm) -- Open Stratified Pairs
   Sunday, Sep 27  (6:50 pm) -- Mentor/Mentee Pairs (advance registration required)

Monday, Sep 28 (6:30-8:00 pm) -- Free teaching table on Bridgebase.com, hosted by Karen Walker.
    To kibitz on Zoom (live audio and video; no BBO log in necessary):  Click here
    To join on Bridgebase as a kibitzer or player: Log in and find kwalker table.

October 26-Nov. 1 -- Club Appreciation club championships -- upgraded point awards

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Dee Boch has been ill in recent weeks and will be undergoing kidney surgery at Barnes Hospital on October 15. If you'd like to send a card or note, her address is 3915 Tallgrass Drive, Champaign IL 61822-2021. Her email is delori...@gmail.com .

We are saddened by the recent death of Bill Zuehlke. Bill formerly lived in Rantoul and was a regular player at Bridge at Ginger Creek for many years. He and his wife Kathy moved to Florida in 2019. His obituary is here:
   https://www.news-gazette.com/obituaries/william-bill-zuehlke/article_4230ae7a-facd-11ea-abba-3b986dce91fd.html

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Central & Southern Illinois Virtual Club -- http://illinibridge.com/virtual.htm

Thank you to everyone who has been supporting our virtual club on Bridgebase Online (bridgebase.com). If you haven't played in one of our games yet , we can help you get started. Click the link above for details or email kwal...@comcast.net if you have questions or would like to set up a free practice session.

Here's our weekly schedule of masterpoint games:

  ♣  Sunday --  6:50 pm  (Open Pairs - 1st, 3rd & 5th Sundays; Mentor/Mentee game - 2nd & 4th Sundays)
  ♣  Monday -- 11:50 am  (199er)
       Monday -- 12:10 pm  (Open)
  ♣  Monday -- 6:30 pm (Free teaching table on BBO)   
  ♣  Tuesday--  6:50 pm  (499er)
  ♣  Wednesday -- 6:50 pm    (Open)
  ♣  Thursday -- 12:10 pm  (299er)
  ♣  Thursday --  6:50 pm   (Open)
  ♣  Saturday -- 11:50 am  (299er)
       Saturday -- 12:10 pm 
  (Open)

Our Virtual Bridge Club now has a Facebook page. Please visit and "like" to keep up with special events, schedule updates and other news.
   
https://www.facebook.com/ILVirtualBridge

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