ACBL Unit 503

Barbara Seagram Seminar

Saturday November 18, 2017
8:30 AM check-in
9:00 AM to 2:45 PM Seminar
Book signing after

Bridge Center
432 Stierlin Rd.
Mountain View

Please carpool. No street parking is allowed.

$75 if payment received before November 1.
$85 November 1 or later.
Students 25 and younger receive a 25% discount.

Registration, including advance payment, required. See Payment instructions below.


For more information contact Valerie Baldwin email (650) 851-7810


Barbara Seagram, writer and teacher, will be here in person to present a one-day seminar for Advanced Beginners and Intermediate players. This seminar will cover:

Coffee, tea, snacks and a light lunch will be provided.

This seminar is expected to sell out. Registration including advanced payment is required to hold your spot.

Cancellation Policy: Reservations may be cancelled up to November 1. After that, every attempt will be made to sell your spot to someone else. If we can sell it to another person we will return your registration fee less a $10 cancellation fee per day. Otherwise no refund will be made.

Barbara Seagram is a Canadian Registered Nurse and bridge writer, teacher, and administrator. She is the co-author of twenty-five bridge books, being most widely known for co-writing with Marc Smith 25 Bridge Conventions You Should Know, which received the American Bridge Teachers' Association (ABTA) Book of the Year award in 1999 and has been named the top selling bridge book of the last 50 years.[citation needed]

Seagram is a Gold Life Master player and a Master Teacher (American Bridge Teachers Association A.B.T.A.) She has received the Kate Buckman Award, given to the person who has contributed most to others' enjoyment of the game, and received the Audrey Grant Award for teaching excellence in 2011. She and her husband Alex Kornel run the Barbara Seagram School of Bridge in Toronto.

In 2012 the ACBL named Seagram and Aileen Osofsky jointly number 40 on the list of 52 most influential bridge personalities during the organization's 75-year history, citing their work promoting friendly behavior at the bridge table.


After registering, please send a check for the full amount made out to Unit 503 to:

Unit 503
c/o Carolyn Chaney
313 Lakeview Way
Emerald Hills, Ca 94062

Please write Seagram Seminar and the name(s) for whom you are paying on the memo line of your check.


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You will not be confirmed in the seminar until you receive an email from Carolyn Chaney confirming that we have received both your registration and your payment. Confirmations will be sent out after Sept. 27.

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