Resource guide for Beginning Bridge Instruction

  LOCAL Instructors

Beginning Bridge Classes

Greater Houston - Unit 174


Dave Glandorf



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           Dave's FLM Webpage




Clear Lake Bridge Club

Class Location

CLBC:   16614 Sea Lark Rd,

Houston, Tx 


Julie Halperin



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          Julie's FLM Webpage




Bridge Club of Houston

Class Location

BCOH: 4688 Louetta Rd,

Spring, Tx


Sam Khayatt



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             Sam's FLM Webpage




Bridge Club of Houston

Class Location

BBO Online


Jeanne Phelps



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        Jeanne's FLM Webpage





Class Location

Embassy Suites at Park Row & I-10

West Houston area


Joyce Ryan



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           Joyce's FLM Webpage




Bridge Academy of West Houston

Class Location

St. John the Divine, River Oaks Blvd at Westheimer, Houston, Tx


Linda Sutton



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Linda's FLM Webpage




Lone Star Bridge Club

Class Location

United Methodist Church, 1100 Semands Dr., Conroe, Tx


Many players take classes more than one time.  

There is a lot of material, so when you are new,

the secret to success is:

Study, Play, Study, Play, Study, Play 😀


Finding LOCAL classes

The Unit does a great job keeping us updated on area teachers!  Click this link for their thorough listing:

Unit 174 Bridge Classes

District 16 Classes

District 16 hosts lesson from experts all over Texas.

Saturdays at 12:30 pm by Zoom, these classes are each independent topics.  

Some lessons are focused on Beginners and others feature topics interesting to Intermediates.  Check the District website to see what is 'up next'.

D16 Zoom Lessons


Other resources

BBO offers a self-learning tool called BRIDGE MASTER. There are many levels...working through the entire series (from Beginner to World Class) is great "at-your-own-pace" study. Find BRIDGE MASTER under 'Practice'. 

Go to: Bridge Base Online -> Practice -> Bridge Master


Other websites offer unique lessons and materials including:


Finding National ONLINE classes

The ACBL maintains a listing of online teachers.  From there you can investigate whose classes inspire you!

Click below: 

ACBL Listing of Online Instructors

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Online Practice!


Beginning bridge classes at Lone Star Bridge Club


Linda is starting a new class of Beginning Bridge on March 28th!  Sign up now  for a great class!

Do you live on the north side of Houston? Looking for BEGINNING bridge classes? You are in luck! 


Contact the Instructor for more information and registration


BBO Saturday morning classes starting Jan 7, 2023

 Contact Sam Khayatt for more information and registration for these LOCAL online classes:



Joyce Ryan's classes (in Central Houston) starting in Jan 24th!


Beginning Bridge: Jan 24 to Mar 7 Tuesday 10:00 - 12:00

Never played bridge before? This is the class for you! Have friends that would like to learn the game? Please let them know! This is a great class for people who have never played before or who played decades ago and are ready to begin playing again. Six lessons/cost is $150. Textbook is $15


Popular Conventions: Jan 24 to Mar 7 Tuesday afternoon 1:00 - 3:00

Six lessons/cost is $150. Textbook $15

Class Location: St John the Divine Church

                       River Oaks Blvd at Westheimer

Phone: 713 301-0624




 Check Joyce's webpage (left) for more detail.

Dave Glandorf’s (Bay Area) Classes starting Feb 2023

Register Now!  Dave Glandorf's in-person classes at Clear Lake Bridge Club. Dave offers an array of classes.  Click here to see all that is offered:

 2023 Bridge Classes Handbook

Dave teaches on a Trimester basis.  Classes range from Beginner to Intermediate levels. Your bridge education can start at any time during the year.

Jeanne Phelps classes starting Feb 3!

Register now for Jeanne's Beginning Bridge class series starting February 3rd.  Classes meet the Embassy Suites on I-10 at Park Row...easy access for all those living on the west side of Houston.

Check Jeanne's FLM Webpage for more details.


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