In The News:

For your Calendar: (these are all held at the Bridge Center)         

    • North American Open Pair Qualifying games are here! Lots more points and same $8! Check our Website Calendar for NAP games in June. We are allowed 2 per session thru Aug.
    • Medallion Game, Awards and Snacks. Saturday, July 31st. Snacks 12:20, Awards 12:40, Game 1 pm.           
  • Alzheimer’s Association “Longest Day” at the MVBA Bridge Center has raised $1460 so far. I’ve added a Facebook fundraiser through July 31st ( we will get credit on our total raised) Here it is: (Link The Alz Assoc sent me) https://act.alz.org/site/TR/LongestDay2021/TheLongestDay?px=7590930&pg=personal&fr_id=14244  Or https://www.facebook.com/donate/411383616772734/ 
  • Currently, The Bridge Center has opened:                          

    1. Mondays – (Open) at 11:00 – Jeff directing, 937-554-0856 (NAP the 12th)
    2. Monday Evening – (0-750 ) game at 7pm, lesson at 6:30, Steve directing, 937-640-1665 
    3. Tuesdays (still invitational) at 10:00 – Bonnie directing, 937-429-3053
    4. Thursdays (Open) at 12:00, Georgia directing, 937-689-4885 
    5. Fridays – We have started an invitational game (like Bonnies) on Friday at 10 am, with Stefanie Directing, 937-554-0005
    6. Saturdays – We have restarted the Saturday Open game at 1 pm,  Steve Forsythe Directing, 937-640-1665

  • During the closure of MVBC, Bridge Base Online MVBA Bridge sessions were, and still are, available in which our MVBC players may participate.  All Masterpoints are ACBL. Entry Fees $6.00 per person. A good portion of all entry fees are returned to MVBC.                 

          • Virtual (online) Game Schedule:   

  1. Wednesday 1 pm, Open, Bill G directing,  (937-974-2159) 2 NAPs per month if we have at least 4 tables.
  2. Wed eve 7 pm, 0-750 game, Bill G directing,  (937-974-2159) 2 NAPs per month if we have at least 4 tables.
  3. Sundays at 1 pm. Lori (937-305-5495) has started a new, Open online game on June 27th. 2 NAPs per month if we have at least 4 tables.

      President’s Report  

    •  It’s exciting to have reopened the MVBA Bridge Center! It’s been too long without seeing our Bridge Family! 
    • Unit Financial Reports provided by David Kennedy, Treasurer, and Jim Rachal, Investment Committee Chair.              $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$
    • Bridge Center Manager’s Report

MVBC Financial Status                                

      • We received $5o in  donations from members since the last meeting. We received $2976.90 from ACBL for our Virtual Club Games for the month of May 2021.  As of June 16, 2021 we have $3194.45 in checking.
      • P & L DetailJune 15 ’21 P & L Detail

Check out ACBL’s new “Bridge Feed ACBL’s Bridge Feed  

MVBA Bridge Library  See the Director for check out and return of most books. There are “Reference Books” and  “Historical Books” that are for perusing only and cannot be checked out. 
If you do not want your information in our online or printed booklet Directory, please let Georgia know. The on-line version is user name (“directory”) and password protected, so only our members have access. Ask your director or Georgia for the password.