The Laurel Bridge Club
Located on Route 198 just east of Route 1 in Laurel, MD
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Free Coffee, tea, and snacks during games.

Hand records for all games.

$8.00 per person entry fee

Players without partners welcome; we'll try to accomodate you if we can.

Games try to start on time and end by 11:00 PM.

Please arrive at least 5 minutes before game time, or call 301-395-6810 to let us know.

Tues. 7:30 PM - Stratified** pairs.

Wed. 7:30 PM - Stratified** pairs.

Fri. 7:30 PM - Stratified** pairs.

Sat. 7:00 PM, Stratified** pairs. SUSPENDED

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**Game strata are generally: open for A, 2500 for B, and 1000 for C;
However, strata may be adjusted by director to accommodate the playing field and achieve better balance.

Club Closings:  
--- Friday June 27 - No players available
--- July 1 - July 6 - Bethesda Regional
--- Friday Aug 8 - WBL Tournament
--- Aug 11 - Aug 17 - Hunt Valley Regional

2014 North American Pairs (NAP) Qualifiers
--- see Calendar
--- We will offer six NAP qualifiers in both July & August
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Club Address:     8564-A Laureldale Drive, Laurel Md. - Directions and Map

Telephone:     301-395-6810    (7:05-11:00 PM on game nights)     

Club Manager: Priscilla Krueger 301-490-5384,    pj.krueger@verizon.net

Asst. Manager: Mary Dresser, 301-776-5992

About the LaurelBC and its history


Entry Fees

The normal entry fee per person is $8. For ACBL special events, such as STAC's, club championships, charity games, NAP or GNT qualifiers, the entry is increased (usually $1) to cover the ACBL sanction fee. About club fees.
Get a bonus free play:  Tickets good for 11 plays can be purchased for $80.00 by check or cash.

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Directions to Bridge Club- Laurel Area Map  Detail Map

Coming north or south on I-95: Take exit to Rt. 198 east, through Laurel to Rt. 1. Cross Route 1 and continue straight for 1.5 miles to light at Laureldale Dr (big Nisson car dealership on left). Turn left to go down into strip mall parking lot past car dealership. Bridge club in center of strip mall. (Beware of speed bumps).

Coming north or south on BW Parkway: Take exit for Rt. 198 West. Proceed west on 198, just past firehouse on right look for redlight at Laureldale Drive (car dealership on far right corner). Take a right and go down to the strip mall parking lot. (Beware of speed bumps)

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Stratified Games

Game strata are generally: open for A, 0-2000 for B, and 0-300 for C. However, strata may be adjusted by the director to accommodate the playing field and achieve better balance. ACBL rules require at least 5 pairs to have a strata lower than open.

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Laurel Bridge Club

The bridge club is a co-op, operated by a group of players. The goal is to keep a decent quality club open in the area, and break about even on cost. To keep entry fees low, the club owners direct on a volunteer basis. Club History.

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  Game Calendar for June 2014      Back to top

Sun
Mon
Tues 7:30
Wed 7:30
Thur
Fri 7:30
Sat
1 2 3 (BK)
Stratified Pairs
4 (RB)
NAP
5 6
Closed - MBA
7
MBA
8
MBA
9 10 (BJ)
STAC
11 (RB)
STAC
12 13 (KB)
STAC
14
15 16
17 (BK)
NAP
18 (PK)
Stratified Pairs
29
20 (RB)
Club Championship
21
22
23
24 (BJ)
Club Championship
25 (PK)
Stratified Pairs
26
27 (KB)
CLOSED
28
29 30

  Game Calendar for July 2014      Back to top

Sun
Mon
Tues 7:30
Wed 7:30
Thur
Fri 7:30
Sat

1
Closed - Bethesda
2
Closed - Bethesda
3 4
Closed - Bethesda
5
Bethesda
6
Bethesda
7 8 (BK)
Stratified Pairs
9 (PK)
Stratified Pairs
10 11 (RB)
NAP
12
13 14 15 (BJ)
NAP
16 (RB)
NAP
17 18 (KB)
Stratified Pairs
19
20 21
22 (BK)
Club Championship
23 (RB)
Stratified Pairs
24
25 (RB)
NAP
26
27 28
29 (BJ)
NAP
30 (PK)
NAP
31


  Game Calendar for August 2014      Back to top

Sun
Mon
Tues 7:30
Wed 7:30
Thur
Fri 7:30
Sat



1 (KB)
Stratified Pairs
2
3
4 5 (BK)
NAP
6 (PK)
Stratified Pairs
7 8
Closed - WBL
9
WBL
10
WBL
11 12
Closed - Hunt Valley
13
Closed - Hunt Valley
14 15
Closed - Hunt Valley
16
27 18
19 (BJ)
Stratified Pairs
20 (RB)
NAP
21
22 (RB)
NAP
23
24 25
26 (BK)
NAP
27 (PK)
NAP
28
29 (KB)
NAP
30