Home Local D.C. Community Originally published September 05, 2012

Bridge in D.C.

by Herb Quarles

    Clara Berryhill and Norma Vincent (c) won the Grade B Open Pairs tournament sponsored recently by the Dubridgettes, an affiliate of the Washington Bridge Unit. The tournament, an annual event, honored the memory of Frances La June Powell, who was president of the club at the time of her death. Sharing the moment with them are Delores Tolson and Elizabeth Wilson. (CourtesyPhoto/HerbQuarles)
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Duplicate bridge tournaments are held in the WBU Home located at 3801 Eastern Ave. in Mt. Rainier, Md., and are open to area duplicate bridge players.

Here’s the schedule:

Bridge Masters - 7 p.m. on the second Friday (202-584-0043);

Capitol – 11 a.m. each Tuesday – restricted (202-832-1504);

Dubridgettes– 11 a.m. third Monday (202-723-7145);

Eastern – 11 a.m. first Friday (301-552-3405);

Kings & Queens - 11 a.m. fourth Friday (301-894-1141);

Overtricks - 7 p.m. each Tuesday (301-593-4722;

VIP – 2:30 p.m. third Sunday –dinner at 2 p.m. (301-589-8425);

Y-Bridgettes – 11 a.m. each Wednesday (703-451-2560).

Dates are subject to change.

For general information about the WBU or information about bridge classes, call Herb Quarles at 202-723-4407 or via email at hubertquarles@hotmail,com.