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Lexington Bridge Club News

April, 2011

Kudos for new Masters: Congratulations!!

Club Master:   Helene Chlopan

Sectional Master:  John DeAtley, Pat McDaniel, Leon Pauley

Regional Master:  Marilyn Hynson, Jan Smith, Louis Seelbach

NABC Master: Laura Guthrie, Steve Vuotto

Bronze Life Master:  Mike Kanotz

Diamond Life Master:  Mike Marlin


Free Lunch There really is such a thing!  On Wednesday, April 6th at 11:00 lunch will be provided compliments of the Lafayette Retirement Community.  If you wish to be included, please sign up at the club or RSVP to Sondra Holt at 299-5812 or via e-mail at so we can be sure to have enough food.


Dont forget our next Member / Guest Game to be held on Tuesday, April 19th at 11:30 am.  Invite your party bridge friends and play with them!


April is ACBLs Charity Month, so please note the many charity games in the Calendar Highlights Section Below.


March 2011 Calendar Highlights:


-          Friday, April 1  11:00 am:  National Charity Game

-          Sunday, April 3 2:00 pm National Charity Game

-          Tuesday, April 5 11:30 Charity Game in Memory of Carole Eastland; 7 pm National Charity Game

-          Wednesday April 6 11:30 Charity Game in Memory of Dr. Thomas Brehm

-          Sunday April 17  2:00 pm 8 is Enough( with 1:30 Pot Luck) Charity Game

-          Tuesday April 19 11:30 Member Guest Special Game (11:30 199er Game will be held simultaneously)

-          Wednesday April 20 11:00 Potluck and 11:30 Open IMP Pairs charity Game in Honor of Pat Peck, New Life Master

-          Thursday April 21 11:30 Stratified Charity Game in Memory of Brud McGuire and Virginia Ratliff

-          Friday, April 22 11:00 Swiss Team Charity Game

-          Sunday April 24   CLUB CLOSED FOR EASTER SUNDAY

-          Monday April 25  11:30 Upgraded Club Championship;  6:30 pm Stratified Swiss Team Charity Game

-          Wednesday April 27 11:30 Stratified Charity Game in Memory of Tom Pyle

 Attached to this e-mail is a flyer for the joint Louisville / Lexington Regional November 7-13, 2011 at Horseshoe Casino.  Make your reservations by calling 1-866-766-2671 for the Horseshoe Hotel and ask for Group Code S11LLRB or call 1-812-945-2771 for the Holiday Inn Express.   The 2011 schedule features four days of Gold Rush Pairs and several added SWISS Team Games.


Upcoming Tournaments:  Gatlinburg, TN Apr 11 17; Dayton, OH April 1 3; Cincinnati April 26 - May 1; Lexington Sectional May 13 - 15


A BIG THANKS to all the Lexington Volunteers who helped to make the Louisville NABC successful:

Ray and Kathy Linck, Sandra and Mike Marlin, Lynn Frederick, Anita Pettus, Margie Hacker, Donna Loeffler, Atha Dickenson, Chuck Dean, Janet Brescoll, Sally Bradford, Vicki Zurlage, Diane Dennis (we still count her as Lexington!), Elaine Panke, Jackie Merkel, Deborah East, Peggy Saunier, Andra Gyor, Sue Bullard, Harry Gordon and Terrell and Sondra Holt!  You were all tremendous!


Coming up in May   on May 11th at 11:30 there will be an ACBL Wide International Fund Game.  Get your partners now and get ready to play!