Last updated 12/21/2016 Please check out new classes. 

Early 2017 classes are now listed.

Beginner bridge classes are in red. 


 Bridge Classes 
Bridge Center phone number: 515-270-0868

Classes are at the Bridge Center
8529 Hickman, Urbandale, in the Cobblestone Shopping Center.

Continuing Classes & Practice Play
At the Bridge House
8529 Hickman, Urbandale, in the Cobblestone Shopping Center.

Other bridge classes in the Greater Des Moines Area

Beginner Bridge:  see the class at the Urbandale Senior Center in the column to the far right.


Bonni Newton will teach the ACBL Bidding series book for Advanced Beginners on Wednesdays, 10:00-11:30, beginning January 11, 2017. $5.00 per session plus the cost of the book.

Jessie Chance will teach her intermediate classes on Thursdays in January, 10:00-11:30, beginning January 12 for three weeks. She will then resume her classes later in March. $5.00 per session.

Nancy Wilson will teach Play of the Hand on Saturdays, 10:00-12:30, beginning January 14 in the classroom. $15.00 for the book and $5.00 per session.



Perter Wityk will resume Moving to the A-Side in mid-April or early May


If you would like to be notified of the classes, contact  We will email you the classes, dated and times when they are available.

Other classes will be posted as they become available.




         Fridays - 9:00 to 9:30 Mini lesson

Supervised Play-9:30-11:30

$5-no partner necessary

-          Ever wonder! How did they get to THAT contract?  OR  How in the world, did they make that contract?  OR Was that Slam biddable? OR Everyone made that contract, why didnít we? We play the challenging hands that were played on Thursday.

   We also have tables for beginners. Come join us and improve your bridge game.

Questions please contact Bonni Newton at 778-0899 or  email at

Classes BEFORE games. 

(See the game information here.)

 1/2 hour lesson for students and new players.


Sunday afternoon before 2 pm.

Monday evening before 6 pm.

Paul Spong will teach Bridge Basics I at the Urbandale Senior Center on M, W, F, 1:00-2:30, for 8 sessions beginning March 13. He will then teach Bridge Basics II for 6 sessions. Registration is through Urbandale Parks and Rec.









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