VOLUME 52, ISSUE 4
Kathleen Nodzak, Editor
New Jersey Bridge League
WINTER SECTIONAL February 26-28, 2010
HUNGARIAN AMERICAN CLUB 95 Port Reading Avenue Woodbridge, NJ 07095 Playing Site and All Events are Non-Smoking
Holiday Sectional Dec 11-13, 2009
NJBL ANNUAL MEETING
Sunday, January 10, 2010 ***Brunch - 11:00 AM***
2085 Route 27 South
Edison, New Jersey
STRATA/FLIGHTS (unless otherwise indicated)
B=750-2000 C =0-750
The Annual Meeting will begin at 11:00 am with an amazing brunch (items on menu were printed in the Fall 2009 edition of The Declarer).
Friday, February 26th Stratified Pairs (Open)
Stratified 299er Pairs ****FREE PIZZA LUNCH****
Stratified Pairs (Open) Stratified 299er Pairs
PLEASE NOTE NEW Daylight Games & TIMES
Saturday, February 27th Stratified Pairs (Open)
Stratified 299er Pairs
Every member of Unit 140 is urged to attend – whether you have a fraction of a point or thousands. All are welcome and encouraged to participate in this important and fun annual event. This is a social event - bridge, conversation and a lot of pleasant interaction with some of the top players on the east coast!
The business part of the meeting will begin with the introduc- tion of nominees to the 2010 NJBL Board of Directors, followed by the election. (This portion of the meeting moves quickly, promise.) Then Unit President, Mark Brighouse, will announce the Player of the Year.
Free Lunch - Catered Sandwiches on Saturday (Drinks other than coffee/tea $1 - at all times)
Stratified Open A/X (unlimited/3000) B/C/D Pairs (2000/1000/500) Stratified 299er Pairs (Subject to Attendance)
The Stratified Open Pairs Bridge game will follow the brunch at approximately 1:00 pm and will conclude by 4:00 pm, so you’ll be home before dark. The cost for the entire meeting, as subsidized by Unit 140, is only $18 per person (non-Unit 140 attendees $38/per person), and is payable in advance.
Sunday, February 28th FREE BAGEL BRUNCH!!
Play through-no break - A lot of healthy snacks! 10:30 am Strati-flighted Swiss Teams
Flight A/X(unlimited/3000 + all who wish to compete in A) (Seven 7-board matches) Stratified B/C/D (2000/1000/500) (Seven 7-board matches)
No money (cash or check) will be accepted at the door. This will be strictly enforced - with no exceptions. P a y m e n t d u e b y J a n u a r y 6 , 2 0 1 0 . * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
Cheryl Angel, Chair of this year's Nominating Committee, is pleased to announce the
nominees to the 2010 NJBL Board of Directors:
Joan Brody Marty Czebotar
Barbara Clark (I) Brett Kunin(I)
Rob Van Ekeren
(I = Incumbent)
Lynn Chapin Debbie Wasik(I)
(Seven 6-board matches)
♣♣$24 per pair per session/ $96 per Swiss Team♣♣ ♦♦$2 surcharge for non-ACBL members and members with unpaid dues♦♦ ♥♥Strats may be combined due to participation♥♥
TOURNAMENT CHAIR: Carol Davis (732-861-9488) Information: Kirk & Marilyn Elyakin (609) 301-8384 (Eve)
Pairing: Ben & Ernestine Cutler 908 725-4340 Newplicate Inquiries: Dave DuBois (908) 232-5339 (Eve)
Garden State Parkway South: To exit 130 bearing right onto Route 1 South. Follow to Interstate 287 North. Follow to Exit 2B (Route 27 South, New Brunswick). Bear right onto Route 27 South. Pines Manor is a half-mile on the right.
Interstate 287 South: Follow to Exit 3 (Metuchen-New Durham). Make a left off exit onto New Durham Road. Cross over bridge, staying to your right. At the first light, make a right onto Bridge St. Follow to the next traffic light and make a right onto Route 27 South. Pines Manor is a half-mile on the right.
New Jersey Turnpike South: To exit 10. Follow signs to Interstate 287 North. Follow to Exit 2B (Route 27 South, New Brunswick). Bear right onto Route 27 South. Pines Manor is a half-mile on the right.
(PLAYING SITE TELEPHONE NO. 732-634-9697)
Note: New Directions for Detour:
From N.J. Turnpike Exit 12:After the toll booth, turn right onto RooseveltAve. Follow Roosevelt to third light: turn left onto Blair
Please complete the following reservation form and return it with your check ($18/per person-$38/per person non-Unit 140 members) made payable to NJBL Unit 140 and send to Kirk.
Pines Manor Telephone number: 732-287-2222
Rd. Stay on Blair Road until the first traffic light (OmarAvenue) - follow the detour sign, and make a right onto Omar. OmarAvenue ends at RahwayAvenue. Make a left onto Rahway. Stay on RahwayAve. for about 8 blocks, past the Elks Club (on your right), and make a left onto Port ReadingAve. Club is 3 blocks on your left. From other routes: NJ Turnpike Exit 11, Southbound GSP Exit 129, Northbound GSP Exit 127, follow to Route 9 North. Once on Route 9, take Main St. Woodbridge Exit (Route 514). Turn right and go 1 mile to railroad over- pass. Look for monument. Turn left BEFORE monument and continue on Route 514 East. Go to 2nd traffic light and turn right onto Port ReadingAve. Club is ¼ mile on left. From 287: Stay southbound, past exit 1 and NJ Tpk exit, and take 514 East exit. Stay on 514 until monument in Woodbridge, and follow above directions. From 287: Stay southbound, past exit 1 and NJ Tpk exit, and take 514 East exit. Stay on 514 until monument in Woodbridge, and follow above directions.
No money (cash or check) will be accepted at the door. This will be strictly enforced -- with no exceptions.
Kirk Elyakin • 115 Avignon Road • Monroe, NJ 08831
Phone: (609) 301-8384 (Evenings Only)
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Please note that the deadline for reservations is January 6, 2010. NO ENTRIES WILL BE SOLD AT THE DOOR.